Which insiders are selling and buying chunks of stocks?

Insider Insights

Below are lists of the top 10 open-market insider purchases and sales filed at the Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday 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
Republic Services (RSG) Cascade Investment LLC BO 600,000 $15,697,020
Advanced Medical Optics (EYE) Gamco Investors Inc Et Al BO 117,700 $2,534,466
Optionsxpress Holdings (OXPS) Gray James A DIR,BO 99,900 $1,109,677
James River Coal (JRCC) Steelhead Partners LLC O 52,286 $716,229
Pvf Capital (PVFC) Calabrese Steven A DIR 140,000 $280,000
Pvf Capital (PVFC) Fedeli Umberto P DIR 140,000 $280,000
Energy Transfer LP (ETP) Grimm Michael K DIR 5,000 $174,933
Clearone Communications (CLRO) Bagley Edward D BO 45,000 $174,600
Fibernet Telecom Group (FTGX) WC Capital Mgt LLC BO 12,000 $121,049
Autoimmune (AIMM) Lusman Capital Mgt LLC BO 118,000 $105,726
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Microsoft (MSFT) Gates William H III DIR 1,000,000 $17,325,500
Google (GOOG) Otellini Paul S DIR 12,000 $4,145,046
Northern Trust (NTRS) Mccormack Robert C DIR 46,500 $2,784,994
Emc (EMC) Donatelli David A PR 175,000 $1,974,263
Hess (HES) Oconnor John J DIR,VP 31,539 $1,701,844
Aeropostale (ARO) Geiger Julian CB,CEO,
76,731 $1,619,791
Dollar Tree (DLTR) Brock Macon F Jr CB,DIR 27,618 $1,215,200
Emc (EMC) Dacier Paul T VP,GC 100,000 $1,100,960
Hess (HES) Scelfo John J VP 17,106 $928,220
Apache (APA) Plank Raymond X,CB 12,000 $896,494
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.