David W.  Kemper net worth and biography

David Kemper Biography and Net Worth

Director of Commerce Bancshares
David W. Kemper is Executive Chairman of Commerce Bancshares, Inc. He joined Commerce Bank in 1978 as Vice President in charge of Commercial Lending and in 1991 was elected to his current position. Kemper heads the Executive Committee of Commerce Bancshares, Inc. A 1972 graduate of Harvard University, Kemper received a Master of Arts in English Literature from Worcester College, Oxford University in 1974 and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business in 1976. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Kemper is a director of Post Holdings, Inc., Tower Properties Company, and serves as an advisory director for Enterprise Holdings. Kemper serves as Vice Chairman of the board of trustees of Washington University in St. Louis. He is also on the board of trustees of the Missouri Botanical Garden and the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center.

What is David W. Kemper's net worth?

The estimated net worth of David W. Kemper is at least $61.48 million as of February 6th, 2024. Mr. Kemper owns 1,181,994 shares of Commerce Bancshares stock worth more than $61,475,508 as of April 16th. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Kemper may own. Additionally, Mr. Kemper receives an annual salary of $646,650.00 as Director at Commerce Bancshares. Learn More about David W. Kemper's net worth.

How old is David W. Kemper?

Mr. Kemper is currently 73 years old. There are 7 older executives and no younger executives at Commerce Bancshares. Learn More on David W. Kemper's age.

What is David W. Kemper's salary?

As the Director of Commerce Bancshares, Inc., Mr. Kemper earns $646,650.00 per year. There are 5 executives that earn more than Mr. Kemper. The highest earning executive at Commerce Bancshares is Mr. John W. Kemper, President, CEO & Director, who commands a salary of $2,120,000.00 per year. Learn More on David W. Kemper's salary.

How do I contact David W. Kemper?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Kemper and other Commerce Bancshares executives is 1000 WALNUT, KANSAS CITY MO, 64106. Commerce Bancshares can also be reached via phone at (816) 234-2000 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on David W. Kemper's contact information.

Has David W. Kemper been buying or selling shares of Commerce Bancshares?

David W. Kemper has not been actively trading shares of Commerce Bancshares over the course of the past ninety days. Most recently, David W. Kemper sold 2,870 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, February 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $50.81, for a transaction totalling $145,824.70. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 1,181,994 shares of the company's stock, valued at $60,057,115.14. Learn More on David W. Kemper's trading history.

Who are Commerce Bancshares' active insiders?

Commerce Bancshares' insider roster includes Kevin Barth (EVP), Blackford Brauer (Director), Derrick Brooks (SVP), Jeffrey Burik (SVP), Sara Foster (EVP), John Handy (EVP), Robert Holmes (EVP), Patricia Kellerhals (SVP), David Kemper (Director), John Kemper (CEO), Jonathan Kemper (Director), Charles Kim (CFO), Douglas Neff (SVP), Thomas Noack (EVP), David Orf (VP), Paula Petersen (SVP), Benjamin Rassieur, III (Director), David Roller (SVP), and Paul Steiner (Insider). Learn More on Commerce Bancshares' active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Commerce Bancshares?

In the last twelve months, Commerce Bancshares insiders bought shares 3 times. They purchased a total of 15,000 shares worth more than $751,200.00. In the last twelve months, insiders at the financial services provider sold shares 12 times. They sold a total of 41,278 shares worth more than $2,106,644.64. The most recent insider tranaction occured on March, 11th when EVP Robert S Holmes sold 5,000 shares worth more than $263,300.00. Insiders at Commerce Bancshares own 3.1% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Commerce Bancshares.

Information on this page was last updated on 3/11/2024.

David W. Kemper Insider Trading History at Commerce Bancshares

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
2/6/2024Sell2,870$50.81$145,824.701,181,994View SEC Filing Icon  
12/5/2023Sell20,000$51.00$1,020,000.001,181,172View SEC Filing Icon  
2/6/2023Sell1,036$67.39$69,816.041,162,396View SEC Filing Icon  
1/25/2023Sell21,550$65.51$1,411,740.501,172,276View SEC Filing Icon  
12/1/2022Sell3,000$71.26$213,780.001,204,220View SEC Filing Icon  
11/28/2022Sell2,104$74.22$156,158.881,149,734View SEC Filing Icon  
10/19/2022Sell10,000$69.54$695,400.001,151,838View SEC Filing Icon  
2/1/2022Sell4,810$68.94$331,601.40View SEC Filing Icon  
1/27/2022Sell9,267$68.10$631,082.70View SEC Filing Icon  
1/25/2022Sell9,500$68.46$650,370.00View SEC Filing Icon  
1/28/2021Sell8,016$69.04$553,424.641,189,091View SEC Filing Icon  
1/28/2020Sell30,981$68.35$2,117,551.351,221,025View SEC Filing Icon  
10/23/2019Sell13,431$64.25$862,941.751,178,656View SEC Filing Icon  
2/15/2019Sell7,681$61.62$473,303.221,279,230View SEC Filing Icon  
2/4/2019Sell27,728$60.12$1,667,007.361,291,896View SEC Filing Icon  
2/1/2019Sell20,000$59.81$1,196,200.001,319,624View SEC Filing Icon  
7/18/2018Sell9,465$68.60$649,299.001,291,012View SEC Filing Icon  
4/18/2018Sell8,414$63.07$530,670.981,266,502View SEC Filing Icon  
2/13/2018Sell7,315$57.38$419,734.701,279,276View SEC Filing Icon  
1/30/2018Sell22,988$58.81$1,351,924.281,307,009View SEC Filing Icon  
7/21/2017Sell10,132$57.83$585,933.561,270,757View SEC Filing Icon  
4/19/2017Sell13,973$54.32$759,013.361,227,014View SEC Filing Icon  
2/13/2017Sell12,633$57.34$724,376.221,264,034View SEC Filing Icon  
2/7/2017Sell6,813$56.10$382,209.301,279,974View SEC Filing Icon  
1/31/2017Sell8,726$56.51$493,106.261,262,372View SEC Filing Icon  
1/24/2017Sell20,000$55.03$1,100,600.001,285,709View SEC Filing Icon  
8/23/2016Sell50,000$49.26$2,463,000.001,226,068View SEC Filing Icon  
7/15/2016Sell40,000$48.86$1,954,400.001,316,068View SEC Filing Icon  
2/9/2016Sell12,646$40.99$518,359.541,334,678View SEC Filing Icon  
1/29/2016Sell12,210$40.49$494,382.901,354,478View SEC Filing Icon  
11/9/2015Sell40,000$47.89$1,915,600.001,270,823View SEC Filing Icon  
6/19/2015Sell10,697$47.13$504,149.61View SEC Filing Icon  
6/18/2015Sell15,000$47.26$708,900.00View SEC Filing Icon  
2/9/2015Sell13,070$41.78$546,064.60View SEC Filing Icon  
7/16/2013Sell14,006$45.67$639,654.02View SEC Filing Icon  
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David W. Kemper Buying and Selling Activity at Commerce Bancshares

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Commerce Bancshares Company Overview

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Commerce Bancshares, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Commerce Bank that provides retail, mortgage banking, corporate, investment, trust, and asset management products and services to individuals and businesses in the United States. It operates through three segments: Consumer, Commercial, and Wealth. The Consumer segment offers various banking products and services, including consumer deposits; consumer loans, such as automobile, motorcycle, marine, tractor/trailer, recreational vehicle, fixed rate and revolving home equity, and other consumer loans; patient health care financing; real estate loans; indirect and other consumer financing; retail branch network; personal mortgage banking; consumer installment lending; and consumer debit and credit bank cards. The Commercial segment provides corporate lending, leasing, international, merchant and commercial bank card, and securities safekeeping and bond accounting services; and business products, government deposits, and related commercial cash management services, as well as sells fixed income securities to correspondent banks, corporations, public institutions, municipalities, and individuals. The Wealth segment provides traditional trust and estate planning, advisory and discretionary investment portfolio management, and brokerage services, as well as private banking accounts. The company also offers private equity investment, securities brokerage, insurance agency, specialty lending, and leasing services, as well as online and mobile banking services. Commerce Bancshares, Inc. was founded in 1865 and is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri.
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Today's Range

Now: $52.01
Low: $51.00
High: $53.11

50 Day Range

MA: $51.89
Low: $50.09
High: $54.11

2 Week Range

Now: $52.01
Low: $40.91
High: $56.75


873,513 shs

Average Volume

484,614 shs

Market Capitalization

$6.76 billion

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