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 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!

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Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Bought
Dollar
Value
Peabody Energy (BTU) Ford Eric
VP,COO
19,940
$727,559
International Speedway (ISCA) 1999 William C France Descendants Tr
BO
20,000
$550,312
Livedeal (LIVE) Huber Joe
BO
303,243
$454,863
Sumtotal Systems (SUMT) Vista Equity Partners Fund III Gp LLC
BO
75,000
$337,500
Manpower Wi (MAN) Van Handel Michael J
CFO,VP,
SEC
10,000
$276,300
Stanley Works (SWK) Parrs Marianne M
DIR
4,000
$134,752
Century Aluminum (CENX) Obrien John P
DIR
10,000
$118,500
Stanley Works (SWK) Mcilnay Donald R
PR
3,255
$117,147
Hugoton Royalty Trust (HGT) Sherman Scott G
O
5,000
$105,900
Bank Of Kentucky (BKYF) Miracle John E
DIR
4,630
$87,970
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
NVR (NVR) Inman William J
PR,FO
10,000
$5,202,702
Apex Bioventures Acquisition (PEX) Deutsche Bank Ag
BO
100,000
$735,000
Boston Scientific (BSX) Abele John E
DIR
65,800
$586,278
Gabelli Div & Inc Tr (GDV) Gabelli Mario J
DIR
50,000
$540,365
4C Controls (FOUR) Rudana Investment Group Ag
BO
100,000
$300,000
Landrys Restaurants (LNY) Deutsche Bank Ag
BO
19,144
$203,501
Team (TISI) Waters Louis A
DIR
6,000
$186,667
VF (VFC) Crutchfield Edward E
DIR
3,172
$168,340
Cantel Medical (CMN) Sheldon Craig A
CFO,VP
12,431
$121,227
Lodgenet Interactive (LNET) Johnson Frank L
BO
60,431
$112,686
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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