Sr P John Calamos, Chairman, Ceo & Global Co-Cio at Calamos Asset Management, Inc (NASDAQ:CLMS), acquired 34,747 shares of common stock, at prices ranging from $13.09 to $13.33 per share. “The share purchases in this form 4 are not directly for the individual, personal accounts of John P. Calamos, Sr. these transactions reflect the purchase of Calamos Asset Management, Inc. (CAM) shares by Calamos Investments Lic (CILLC),” (SEC). Following this transaction, Mr. Calamos has 3,465,755.487 shares at the $247.86 million Market Cap Company, total which includes 2,885,547.487 shares of Class A Common Stock and 580,208 Restricted Stock. Mr. Calamos owns another 7,041.12 shares, indirectly by Spouse. Mr. Calamos is an active insider at the company, and has been procuring stock over the course of this year.
In addition, Mario Gabelli’s Gamco Investors, which currently holds 161,000 shares at the company, worth above $2 million, has increased its stake by 28% compared to the previous quarter. Yet another important hedge fund, Two Sigma Advisors from John Overdeck And David Siegel, decreased its activity at Calamos Asset Management, Inc (NASDAQ:CLMS) by 13%, and now owns 109,665, valued at $1.4 million, and accounting for 0.01% of the fund’s Equity Portfolio.