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Insiders Trading GHDX, CRR, CINF, MDAS

By Jonathan Moreland, founder of Insider Insights 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 Wednesday, June 01, 2011 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.

Genomic Health (GHDX) Baker Brothers Life Sciences Capital DIR,BO 181,693 $4,968,733
Cincinnati Financial (CINF) Schiff John J Jr CB,DIR 26,000 $781,300
ADPT (ADPT) Steel Partners II BO 203,300 $594,194
Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX) Chai Onn Robert Roswell VP,GC
SEC
10,000 $507,600
MAM Software (MAMS) Wynnefield Small Cap Value BO 134,000 $234,500
MBIA (MBI) Chaplin C Edward PR,CFO
CAO
25,000 $225,250
DSW (DSW) Miller Philip B DIR 4,400 $221,916
Seacube Container Leasing (BOX) Tuchman Martin DIR 11,000 $199,720
Opko Health (OPK) Frost Phillip Md CEO,CB
DIR,BO
50,000 $186,374
Red Lion Hotels (RLH) Columbia Pacific Opp Fund BO 19,700 $157,719
Source: www.InsiderInsights.com
Carbo Ceramics (CRR) Morris William C DIR,BO 134,400 $20,320,990
Medassets (MDAS) Rutherford John C DIR 587,000 $8,482,150
Microstrategy (MSTR) Saylor Michael J CB,PR
CEO,DIR
BO
55,472 $8,040,823
Glu Mobile (GLUU) Nada Hany DIR 1,369,177 $6,905,946
Warner Music (WMG) Bronfman Edgar Jr CB,CEO
DIR
724,759 $5,962,632
Clearwire (CLWR) Intel Corp BO 1,106,300 $5,065,691
Validus Holdings (VR) Singh Alok DIR 115,000 $3,693,271
Occidental Petroleum (OXY) De Brier Donald P VP,GC
SEC
29,064 $3,141,485
Douglas Emmett (DEI) Emmett Dan A CB,DIR
BO
140,000 $2,878,400
HCP (HCP) Flaherty James F III PR,CEO
CB,DIR
71,270 $2,648,928
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.

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.

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