02-06-2013 | The Long Con
Dow at 14,000 As Insider Trading Outpaces Normal Trading by a 9:1 Ratio - Seeking Alpha
"As a caveat, insiders are often not the best judges of when to buy and sell stock - ill-timed share buyback programs have cost several companies billions over time. Nonetheless, it is safe to assume that corporate executives are at least better informed than the average investor and as such, their willingness to unload their shares to the suddenly stock-happy masses should be cause for concern for those who dumped last month's paycheck into the S&P 500 SPDR hoping to "ride the wave."
Get Oriented: A 2013 Primer - Automatic Earth