What's a good way for a CEO to show that he supports his company? Buying stock is one way to do it, and General Motors CEO Dan Akerson has done just that.
Purchased as a personal investment, Akerson has reportedly spent nearly $1 million buying up 30,000 GM shares. Akerson paid $31.33 per share, for a total purchase of $939,000. According to The Detroit News, this move brings his total investment of General Motors stock up to an even 50,000.

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      • 4 Years Ago
      BUYS $1M in stock... not GIVEN to him for free, like Mullaly's deal. While I think Mullaly is probably the better CEO, all of these guys are making way the F too much money.
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        When did it not become a free country. I say, this is good, he is risking his own sweat
          • 4 Years Ago
          Right around the time American taxpayers were forced to bail out the union contracts and screw over the common stock holders as previously mentioned.
      Derek Hartman
      • 4 Years Ago
      Who wouldn't personally invest in a company guaranteed not to fail.
        • 4 Years Ago
        @Derek Hartman
        FYI - in the bankruptcy, common stock owners got squat.