Archive for the 'TASR – Insider trading' Category

USA – Insider Selling: TASER International CEO Sells 95,000 Shares of Stock (TASR) (2014-03-17)

Posted on March 17 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Insider tarding? As TASR stock soars to $18.33, TASER CEO Rick Smith sells 95,000 of his own shares for $1,753,700.00. His total holding in TASER Inc. is now worth approximately $17,000,000.]] Zolmax News, by Stuart Ham TASER International (NASDAQ:TASR) CEO Patrick Smith sold 95,000 shares of the company’s stock on the open […]

USA – TASER International Inc. Files SEC Form 4, Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership of Securities (Dec. 14, 2012) [TASER International CEO owns $9.500,000 of TASR shares] (2012-12-26)

Posted on December 26 2012 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: There is absolutely nothing inappropriate about the founder-CEO of TASER International owning $9,505.000 of his own company’s shares (sold under the banner of TASR), as this TASER SEC filing indicates (see Link in bold at the end of this post). It merely confirms that the substantial hard-sell of tasers as safe and […]

USA – Shocking News: TASER Wins! [the new $250-million 2nd generation taser market] (2011-04-26)

Posted on April 27 2011 by admin

[[Summary / Comments : “According to the analyst Craig-Hallum, TASER’s sitting on the cusp of a “$250 million upgrade cycle” as police departments update their stun guns to the latest tech. Craig calls the company’s new Axon video-capture technology and Evidence.com digital video warehouse “the future of policing,” and believes TASER’s “monopoly market position” in stunguns […]

TASER Inc. – TASER Pre-Announces New TASER X2 ECD Website Preview (2011-02-18)

Posted on April 24 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: This is a “pre-announcement” of the new double-headed “X2” taser , to encourage media interest and particularly raise the stock prices of TASR shares (which TASER Inc. has recently purchased $5.3-million) in the “coming event”. We note the typical casual use of figures, for a corporation that is quick to challenge scientific […]

TASER Inc. – Taser sells X3 order, buys back $5M in stock (2011-03-26)

Posted on March 26 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: In parallel with a new oversease sales order – a “deal for 100 X3, a three-shot electronic stun gun, and 1,000 cartridges, but [TASER] did not disclose the financial terms of the deal or the buyer” – and rising TASR share-prices and following a $1.25 million buy-back, the corporation announces it has […]

TASER Inc. – TASER International Receives International X3 Order (2011-03-24)

Posted on March 24 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: This is a typical TASER Inc. press release. The only significant phrase here is: “TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR), today announced an order of TASER® X3™ electronic control devices (ECDs) and related accessories from an unnamed international customer.” I.e., confidentiality, which means (a) no information is going to be provided who purchased […]

TASER Inc. – TASER International Receives Notice from U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (2005-12-13)

Posted on December 13 2005 by admin

[[SUMMARY /COMMENTS : This TASER Inc. press-release acknowledges that the staff of the SEC that had been investigating “TASER International’s disclosures concerning the medical safety of the TASER device; and certain accounting and disclosure issues”, although it was not now intending to proceed with any enforcement … This ended later by a $20,000,000 settlement agreement […]

TASER Inc. – New Homeland Security Nominee Made Millions on Insider Deal with TASER International (2004-12-09)

Posted on December 9 2004 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: “Bernard Kerik, President Bush’s choice to run the Homeland Security Department, made $6.2 million by exercising stock options he received fromTaser’s chief executive officer, Patrick Smith … Smith said Kerik has been a speaker for Taser at law enforcement conferences … and advised Taser on making sales presentations to police chiefs… Kerik […]