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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
Southern Copper (PCU) Grupo Mexico Sab De Cv
BO
888,000
$10,668,720
Unit (UNT) George Kaiser Family Foundation
BO
310,000
$7,319,076
Bronco Drilling (BRNC) Inmobiliaria Carso S A De C V
BO
75,000
$484,875
Kapstone Paper (KPPC) Stone Roger W
CB,CEO,
DIR,BO
95,200
$377,449
Phh (PHH) Edwards Terence W
CEO,PR,
DIR
43,872
$343,456
Ram Energy Resources (RAME) Jefferies High Yield Trading LLC
BO
362,963
$312,014
Berry Petroleum (BRY) Jamieson Thomas J
DIR
35,000
$236,862
Endeavour Intl (END) Smedvig Qif Plc
BO
432,190
$234,696
Bruker (BRKR) Laukien Frank H
CEO,PR,
DIR,BO
50,000
$231,394
Achillion Pharmaceuticals (ACHN) Investor Ab
BO
200,000
$200,800
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
American Italian Pasta (AITP) Jana Partners LLC
BO
1,451,223
$22,266,268
American Financial Group (AFG) Lindner S Craig
CEO,PR,
DIR
250,000
$5,140,800
Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (SKT) Tanger Steven B
PR,DIR,
COO
60,000
$2,196,426
Bebe Stores (BEBE) Mashouf Manny
CB,F,
DIR,BO
305,400
$1,997,316
Pre Paid Legal Services (PPD) Smith Thomas W
DIR,BO,
BO
44,100
$1,644,134
Granite Construction (GVA) Dorey William Glenwood
CEO,PR,
DIR
30,000
$1,448,550
Granite Construction (GVA) Boitano Mark Edward
VP
30,000
$1,269,831
Cosi (COSI) Juvonen Ronald
X,BO
2,165,381
$887,806
Exactech (EXAC) Petty R William
CB,CEO,
DIR,BO
50,000
$819,850
Beneficial Mutual Bancorp (BNCL) Yates Craig W
DIR
75,000
$815,100
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.