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The top five executives at Moderna (MRNA) have sold more than $89 million of stock so far this year — initiating nearly three times as many stock transactions than in all of 2019 — as the share price soared on hopes for its Covid-19 vaccine, STAT notes. The trades, which led to about $80 million in profits, were prescheduled through a legal program that allows company insiders to buy and sell shares at a later date. But the volume and timing might prove alarming to shareholders in light of a decision to raise more than $1 billion in a stock offering.

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