In trading on Wednesday, shares of Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. (IVR - Get Report) touched a new 52-week high of $14.74/share. That's a 51.33% rise, or $5 per share from the 52-week low of $9.74 set back on 02/11/2016. That means at today's intraday high, any investor who purchased IVR 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, IVR 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
03/08/2016 Richard J. King President & CEO 3,000 $12.16 $36,480.00
03/14/2016 Richard J. King President & CEO 2,000 $12.19 $24,380.00
05/17/2016 John Anzalone CIO 4,000 $14.18 $56,720.00

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

Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. Moving Averages Chart

In afternoon trading on Wednesday, IVR shares are changing hands at $14.72/share, slightly below the new 52-week high.