This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
ADVERTISEMENT
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
TheStreet Open House

Icahn Buys $86M Worth of Motorola Shares

By Jonathan Moreland, founder of InsiderInsights.com and author of Profit From Legal Insider Trading.

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Which insiders are selling and buying chunks of stocks?

Below are lists of the top 10 open-market insider purchases and sales filed at the Securities and Exchange Commission Thursday as ranked by dollar value. Company executives and directors are in the best position to assess the attractiveness of their firms' shares, and here is how many of them are voting their wallets! Please note, however, that these are factual lists, not buy and sell recommendations. Dollar value is only one metric to assess the importance of an insider transaction.

Motorola (MOT) Icahn Carl C BO 11,499,002 $86,207,525
Everest Re Group Ltd (RE) Everest Reinsurance Holdings Inc BO 164,110 $13,148,880
Consolidated Graphics (CGX) Davis Joe R CB,CEO,
BO
145,821 $5,467,047
ADPT (ADPT) Steel Partners II LP BO 708,300 $2,030,839
Americas Carmart (CRMT) Sams William M DIR 60,200 $1,336,358
Tyco Electronics Ltd (TEL) Poses Frederic M DIR 40,000 $1,019,648
Biglari Holdings (BH) Biglari Sardar CB,CEO,
BO
3,400 $945,571
Consolidated Graphics (CGX) Biro Jon C CFO 10,000 $376,831
Invesco Van Kampen Trust For Inv Grade Muni (VGM) Dammeyer Rodney F DIR 16,500 $249,002
Infinity Pharmaceuticals (INFI) Perkins Adelene Q CEO,PR,
DIR
50,000 $245,035
Source: www.InsiderInsights.com
Warnaco Group (WRC) Gromek Joseph R CEO,PR,
DIR
100,000 $4,183,000
Cinemark Holdings (CNK) Syufy Raymond W DIR 230,254 $3,387,275
Concur Technologies (CNQR) Singh Rajeev PR,DIR,
COO
27,000 $1,204,899
Estee Lauder Companies (EL) Lauder Leonard A CB,BO 20,000 $1,125,744
Salesforce.Com (CRM) Benioff Marc CB,CEO,
BO
10,000 $1,111,479
Boston Properties (BXP) Selsam Robert E VP 8,517 $692,946
Allied Nevada Gold (ANV) Caldwell Scott Andrew CEO,PR,
DIR
30,000 $650,878
American Dairy (ADY) Sheng Hui Liu DIR,VP,
FO
70,800 $460,613
National Retail Properties (NNN) Habicht Kevin B CFO,DIR,
VP
19,296 $458,002
Monro Muffler Brake (MNRO) D Amico Catherine VP,FO 10,000 $411,900
Source: www.InsiderInsights.com

Key to Titles: A=Assistant, AI=Affiliated Investor, AO=Accounting Officer, BD=Business Development, BO=Beneficial Owner, CAO=Chief Accounting Officer, CB=Chairman, CCO=Chief Compliance Officer, CEO=Chief Executive Officer, CFO=Chief Financial Officer, CIO=Chief Information Officer, CO=Compliance Officer, COO=Chief Operating Officer, CT=Controller, CTO=Chief Technology Officer, DIR=Director, EVP=Executive Vice President, F=Founder, FO=Financial Officer, GC=General Counsel, HR=Human Resources, IO=Information Officer, IR=Investor Relations, LO=Legal Officer, MD=Managing Director, O=Officer, OO=Operating Officer, PR=President, PT=Partner, REL=Relative of an insider, SEC=Secretary, SH=Shareholder, SO=Sales Officer, TO=Technology Officer, TR=Treasurer, TT=Trustee, VCB=Vice Chairman, VP=Vice President, X=Ex Officer or other title displayed.

See Carl Icahn's portfolio on stockpickr.com.

Jonathan Moreland is the founder of InsiderInsights.com, which produces a weekly newsletter and offers professional screening and alerting tools to analyze a proprietary, real-time insider data feed. He is also the principal of Insider Asset Management, a registered investment advisor in New York. Mr. Moreland has been analyzing insider data professionally for two decades and has been a contributor to TheStreet.com since 2001. A fundamental analyst with an MBA in finance, Mr. Moreland long ago identified insider data as an excellent first screen to determine where to focus his research efforts. He is quoted frequently in the media for his insider analysis and stock recommendations stemming from it. He is also author of Profit From Legal Insider Trading.

Under no circumstances does the information in this column represent a recommendation to buy or sell stocks. While he cannot provide investment advice or recommendations, Moreland appreciates your feedback; click here to send him an email.

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Try it NOW
Only $9.95
Try it NOW
14-Days Free
Try it NOW

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Options Profits

Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!
SYM TRADE IT LAST %CHG
WRC $0.00 0.00%
CNK $44.41 0.00%
CRMT $54.51 0.00%
NNN $40.42 0.00%
TEL $70.54 0.00%

Markets

DOW 17,712.66 +34.43 0.19%
S&P 500 2,061.02 +4.87 0.24%
NASDAQ 4,891.2190 +27.8570 0.57%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs