In trading on Monday, shares of MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG - Get Report) touched a new 52-week high of $9.78/share. That's a 36.59% rise, or $2.62 per share from the 52-week low of $7.16 set back on 08/04/2014. That means at today's intraday high, any investor who purchased MTG 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, MTG has seen 2 different instances of insiders buying over the trailing six month period.

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Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
10/23/2014 Michael E. Lehman Director 5,000 $8.26 $41,288.00
03/10/2015 Daniel A. Arrigoni Director 10,000 $9.19 $91,899.00

The chart below shows where MTG has traded over the past year, with the 50-day and 200-day moving averages included.

MGIC Investment Corp.  Moving Averages Chart

In afternoon trading on Monday, MTG shares are changing hands at $9.70/share, slightly below the new 52-week high.