In trading on Tuesday, shares of Fidelity Southern Corp ( LION) touched a new 52-week high of $23.18/share. That's a 65.45% rise, or $9.17 per share from the 52-week low of $14.01 set back on 02/11/2016. That means at today's intraday high, any investor who purchased LION 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, LION has seen 2 different instances of insiders buying over the trailing six month period.
|06/10/2016||W. Clyde Shepherd III||Director||245||$16.32||$3,998.00|
|06/17/2016||James B. Miller Jr.||Chairman||6,640||$15.03||$99,813.14|
|07/08/2016||W. Clyde Shepherd III||Director||261||$15.33||$3,998.37|
|08/05/2016||W. Clyde Shepherd III||Director||232||$17.26||$3,999.09|
|09/09/2016||W. Clyde Shepherd III||Director||221||$18.07||$3,998.57|
|10/07/2016||W. Clyde Shepherd III||Director||219||$18.27||$3,998.57|
|11/04/2016||W. Clyde Shepherd III||Director||209||$19.16||$3,999.09|
In afternoon trading on Tuesday, LION shares are changing hands at $23.18/share, right at the new 52-week high.