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 on Friday 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!

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Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name Title(s) Shares
Bought
Dollar
Value
Calpine (CPN) SPO Advisory Corp BO
2,515,900
$23,491,541
DSW (DSW) Schottenstein Jay L CB,CEO,PR,
DIR,BO
653,600
$7,859,889
Imergent (IIG) Mihaylo Steven G BO
200,000
$1,788,708
Saks (SKS) Inmobiaria Carso
S A DE C V
BO
202,000
$1,292,272
Stericycle (SRCL) Miller Mark C CB,PR
20,000
$991,936
Trian Acquisition I (TUX) Smilow Joel E DIR
106,240
$908,352
Bronco Drilling Company (BRNC) Wexford Capital LLC BO
101,700
$767,835
Retail Ventures (RVI) Schottenstein Jay L CB,DIR
246,900
$745,638
MSC Software (MSCS) Elliott International LP BO
73,320
$647,918
Chesapeake Energy (CHK) Davidson Richard K DIR
40,000
$636,624
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name Title(s) Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
Chesapeake Energy (CHK) McClendon Aubrey K CB,CEO,DIR
31,522,923
$569,324,803
Boston Scientific (BSX) Nicholas Peter M DIR
5,460,000
$49,214,380
Boston Scientific (BSX) Abele John E DIR
3,460,000
$31,394,381
Apartment Investment & Management (AIV) Considine Terry CB,CEO,DIR
989,600
$22,270,222
Coca Cola Enterprises (CCE) Herb Marvin J DIR
1,371,100
$17,739,045
Brush Engineered Materials (BW) Gendall Jeffery L ET AL BO
289,100
$3,925,136
Candela Corp De (CLZR) JP MorganN Ventures Corp BO
1,500,000
$1,575,900
Liberty Global (LBTY) Wargo J David DIR
53,000
$996,238
Unitrin (UTR) Vie Ricahrd Carl CB,DIR
49,100
$847,262
Energy Partners Ltd (EPL) Peper John H VP,GC,SEC
72,761
$356,529
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, 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.
Source: InsiderInsights.com

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Jonathan Moreland is director of research and publisher of the weekly publication InsiderInsights, founder of the Web site InsiderInsights.com and the director of research at Insider Asset Management LLC. 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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