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 Monday 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
Best Buy (BBY) Schulze Richard M
CB,DIR
1,172,800
$25,881,476
Landrys Restaurants (LNY) Fertitta Tilman J
CEO,PR,
DIR,BO
595,269
$6,716,252
Cnx Gas (CXG) Consol Energy Inc
BO
83,900
$1,667,932
Int'l Speedway (ISCA) 1999 William C France Desc Tr
BO
40,800
$1,130,582
Dillards (DDS) Freeman Jame I
CFO,DIR,
VP
200,000
$779,520
Allscripts-Misys Health (MDRX) Tullman Glen
CEO,DIR
100,000
$511,000
Kinetic Concepts (KCI) Dollens Ronald W
CB,DIR
24,675
$498,682
Hyde Park Acquisition (HYDQ) Levy Laurence S
CB,CEO,
DIR,BO
60,680
$479,372
Repros Therapeutics (RPRX) Lappe Mark
DIR,BO
62,134
$417,644
Kinetic Concepts (KCI) Burzik Catherine M
CEO,PR,
DIR
20,000
$402,000
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
Boston Scientific (BSX) Nicholas Peter M
DIR
1,030,400
$8,489,981
Life Time Fitness (LTM) Akradi Bahram
CB,CEO,
DIR
287,800
$5,642,875
Brush Engineered Mat (BW) Gendell Jeffrey L Et Al
BO
224,009
$2,554,973
M&T Bank (MTB) Baird Brent D
DIR
15,000
$1,152,591
Gabelli Div Inc Tr (GDV) Gabelli Mario J
DIR
50,000
$497,470
Texas Capital Bancsh (TCBI) Grant Joseph M
DIR
28,000
$474,767
Hudson City Bancorp (HCBK) Bardel William G
DIR
15,000
$249,150
Amgen (AMGN) Richo Anna
VP,CCO
4,400
$241,340
CSG Systems Int'l (CSGS) Scott Robert M
VP,COO
14,000
$207,706
Eastern Co (EML) Everets John
DIR
20,000
$203,544
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.