We revisit Atlantic Power Corp. last featured here on New Year's Eve. The stock hit a three-month low at the end of May, sinking to $3.11 at one point. Nevertheless, in contrarian fashion, insiders, including the CEO and the CFO, have been buying on weakness. Five insiders have spent a total of $414,825 picking up shares in the public market over the past 90 days at an average price of $3.24. The first week of June was kind to the insiders with the average trade moving into the money.
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Chart reflects public-market transactions of common shares or unit trusts by company officers and directors.