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Shares Owned by Insiders Analysis
Shares Owned by Insiders show percentage of outstanding shares owned by insiders (such as key officers or members of the board of directors) or private individuals and entities with over 5% of the total shares outstanding. Company executives or private individuals with access to insider information share information about a firm's operations that is not available to the general public.
The weighted average number of shares or units issued and outstanding that are used by the company to calculate Earnings per Basic Share, determined based on the timing of issuance of shares or units in the period.
Although the research on effects of insider trading on prices and volatility is still relatively inconclusive, investors are advised to pay a close attention to the distribution of equities among company's stakeholders to avoid many problems associated with the disclosure of price sensitive information.
Based on latest financial disclosure 7.33% of The J M Smucker Company are shares owned by insiders. This is 8.49% lower than that of the Consumer Goods sector, and 60.14% lower than that of Processed and Packaged Goods industry, The Shares Owned by Insiders for all stocks is 6.08% lower than the firm.