In trading on Tuesday, shares of Phillips 66 ( PSX) touched a new 52-week high of $87.20/share. That's a 56.24% rise, or $31.39 per share from the 52-week low of $55.81 set back on 09/17/2013. That means at today's intraday high, any investor who purchased PSX stock any time over the past 52 weeks has an unrealized gain, including company insiders.Over the past six months, insiders have been scooping up shares, and those bets are now paying off handsomely. As summarized by the table below, PSX has seen 2 different instances of insiders buying over the trailing six month period.
|05/06/2014||Glenn F. Tilton||Director||5,900||$84.41||$498,008.97|
|05/06/2014||William R. Loomis Jr.||Director||5,907||$84.57||$499,554.40|
|06/20/2014||William R. Loomis Jr.||Director||3,485||$86.04||$299,841.38|
|06/30/2014||William R. Loomis Jr.||Director||3,105||$80.60||$250,254.00|
In afternoon trading on Tuesday, PSX shares are changing hands at $86.18/share, slightly below the new 52-week high.