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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
Superior Well Services (SWSI) Wallace David E
CB,CEO,
DIR
45,596
$446,385
Gabelli Global Deal Fund (GDL) Gabelli Mario J
DIR
30,800
$402,864
Fibernet Telecom Group (FTGX) WC Capital Mgt LLC
BO
36,500
$381,404
Kayne Anderson Energy Tot Ret Fd (KYE) Kayne Richard A
CEO,FO
30,000
$342,600
Telik (TELK) Black Bear Offshore Master Fd LP
BO
423,024
$157,031
Lubys (LUB) Pappas Harris J
DIR,COO,
BO
33,836
$137,812
Clearone Communications (CLRO) Bagley Edward D
BO
25,000
$95,000
Patriot National Bancorp (PNBK) Harvey Sandler Revocable Trust
BO
10,635
$77,696
Cogent Communications (CCOI) Weingarten Tim
DIR
11,227
$75,109
Cogent Communications (CCOI) Bath Blake
DIR
11,200
$75,005
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
Noven Pharmaceuticals (NOVN) Oss Capital Mgt
BO
109,030
$1,200,022
Delta Air Lines (DAL) Hauenstein Glen W
VP
66,984
$763,618
Ebix (EBIX) Luxor Capital Group LP
BO
25,558
$613,577
Piedmont Natural Gas (PNY) Dzuricky David J
VP
17,374
$543,195
Virgin Media (VMED) Huff William R
DIR
100,000
$494,410
Kayne Anderson Mlp Inv (KYN) Kayne Richard A
CEO,FO
20,000
$319,000
Legg Mason (LM) Koerner John E III
DIR
13,000
$271,570
Cherokee (CHKE) Ravich Jess M
DIR
13,795
$234,543
Safety Insurance (SAFT) Loranger Daniel D
VP,CIO
5,471
$210,634
SEI Investments (SEIC) Meyer Stephen
VP
10,000
$154,014
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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