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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 Friday 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
$11,300,050
Keystone Consolidated Ind (KYCN) Contran Corp
BO
598,427
$2,393,708
Drew Industries (DW) Rose Edward W III
DIR
350,000
$2,273,202
Epicor Software (EPIC) Elliott International LP
BO
517,006
$1,449,682
Monster Worldwide (MWW) Iannuzzi Salvatore
CB,CEO,
PR,DIR
120,852
$822,217
Morgans Hotel Group (MHGC) Scheetz W Edward
BO
411,800
$707,612
Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI) Smith Robert E
DIR,BO
320,000
$361,934
Monster Worldwide (MWW) Yates Timothy T
CFO,DIR,
VP
51,784
$352,012
Chiquita Brands (CQB) Aguirre Fernando
CB,CEO,
PR,DIR
61,200
$300,492
Teche Holding (TSH) Teche Federal Savings Bank ESOP
BO
10,000
$282,500
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
Heartland Payment Systems (HPY) Carr Robert O
CB,CEO,
DIR,BO
692,412
$3,827,093
Virgin Media (VMED) Huff William R
DIR
222,261
$1,085,844
Hifn (HIFN) Marxe Austin W & Greenhouse David M
BO
200,000
$785,376
TCF Financial (TCB) Cusick Thomas A
DIR
50,000
$651,835
Stanley (SXE) Brabston James H
VP
16,800
$514,980
Strayer Education (STRA) Ferenbach Gregory
VP,GC
1,790
$312,588
First Bancorp (FBP) Beauchamp Luis
CB,CEO,
PR,DIR
80,000
$311,200
Alexandria RE Equities (ARE) Richardson James H
DIR
5,000
$217,052
Epoch Holding (EPHC) Berenson Jeffrey L
DIR
40,841
$206,789
Luminex (LMNX) Loewenbaum G Walter II
DIR
11,000
$192,275
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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