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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 Wednesday 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
Republic Services (RSG) Cascade Investment LLC
BO
500,000
$11,590,894
Lions Gate Entertainment (LGF) Icahn Carl C
BO
2,192,000
$9,712,960
Calpine (CPN) Luminus Energy Master Fund
BO
579,260
$2,932,815
Southern Copper (PCU) Grupo Mexico Sab De Cv
BO
200,000
$2,604,000
Avid Technology (AVID) Blum Capital Partners LP
BO
115,484
$1,139,182
Agilysys (AGYS) Cueva R Andrew
DIR
239,360
$913,585
Imergent (IIG) Mihaylo Steven G
CEO,BO
200,000
$804,228
Praxair (PX) Breedlove James T
VP,GC,
SEC
10,000
$598,357
America Service Group (ASGR) Columbia Pacific Opp Fund LP
BO
32,285
$359,000
Walter Industries New (WLT) Patrick Victor P
VCB,CFO,
DIR,GC
16,484
$282,404
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
SEI Investments (SEIC) Loughlin Edward
VP
624,675
$7,502,044
SWS Group (SWS) Buchholz Robert A
DIR
95,000
$1,373,305
Seracare Life Sciences (SRLS) Harbinger Capital Master Fund I
BO
3,572,569
$966,194
Boston Scientific (BSX) Abele John E
DIR
100,000
$825,500
Alliance Data Systems (ADS) Scullion John W
PR,COO
25,000
$681,750
Unitrin (UTR) Vie Richard Carl
CB,DIR
53,000
$606,463
Alliance Data Systems (ADS) Pearson Bryan A
PR,VP
20,000
$580,000
Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) Bemis Mark
VP
19,746
$558,494
Genzyme (GENZ) Cooney Charles L
DIR
6,000
$418,140
Odyssey Healthcare (ODSY) Steffy David L
DIR
34,243
$399,301
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.