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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
Coca Cola (KO) Diller Barry
DIR
500,000
$19,953,300
Career Education (CECO) Blum Capital Partners LP
BO
650,000
$15,256,500
Republic Services (RSG) Cascade Investment LLC
BO
731,700
$13,756,106
Citigroup (C) Hernandez Roberto
DIR
6,000,000
$7,500,000
Liquidity Services (LQDT) Clough Phillip A
DIR
743,700
$3,974,102
Mednax (MD) Fernandez Michael
DIR
113,460
$3,041,542
Trans1 (TSON) Delphi Mgt Partners VIII
BO
380,000
$2,238,002
Lions Gate Ent (LGF) Rachesky Mark H Md
BO
438,900
$2,188,972
Citigroup (C) Medina-mora Manuel
CEO
1,500,000
$1,860,000
Nustar GP Holdings (NSH) Greehey William E
DIR,BO
95,745
$1,722,164
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
Contango Oil & Gas (MCF) Sellers Capital LLC
BO
288,500
$10,340,842
Prosperity Bancshares (PRSP) Holmes Ned S
DIR
150,000
$3,685,268
Pain Therapeutics (PTIE) Eastbourne Capital Mgt LLC
BO
1,000,000
$3,577,507
Heartland Payment Systems (HPY) Carr Robert O
CB,CEO,
DIR,BO
479,099
$2,390,880
HMS Holdings (HMSY) Miller III William F
DIR
50,000
$1,543,000
Neutral Tandem (TNDM) Hynes James P
DIR
58,211
$1,108,920
Hansen Natural (HANS) Selati Sydney
DIR
20,000
$670,439
Accelrys (ACCL) Mak Capital One LLC
BO
195,308
$647,560
Goodrich Petroleum (GDP) Perdue Michael J
DIR
30,000
$492,637
Medcath (MDTH) Nierenberg Investment Mgt
BO
70,000
$485,800
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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