“The future looks great for us here,” said Linamar Corp. CEO Linda Hasenfratz as she reported the company's 2012 results on March 6. The auto parts maker earned $2.26 per share, up from $1.57 the year before. Although Linamar stock is up 17 per cent over the past year, insiders including the CEO have been buying recently. Over the past month, Ms. Hasenfratz bought 24,102 shares in the public market. We last wrote about insider buying at Linamar four years ago when the share price was trading under $4.
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Infographic reflects public-market transactions of common shares or unit trusts by company officers and directors.