Which insiders are selling and buying chunks of stocks?

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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
Drew Industries (DW) Rose Edward W III
DIR,BO
3,305,204
$22,640,647
Mcmoran Exploration (MMR) Moffett James R
CB,DIR
1,008,700
$14,283,192
Lions Gate Entertainment (LGF) Rachesky Mark H Md
BO
200,000
$8,036,199
Tier Technologies (TIER) Discovery Group I LLC
BO
117,130
$2,493,092
Weingarten Realty Investors (WRI) Schnitzer Douglas W
DIR
233,100
$2,102,914
Bruker (BRKR) Laukien Frank H
CEO,PR,
DIR,BO
55,000
$1,175,614
Trans1 (TSON) Delphi Management Partners Viii LLC
BO
100,000
$1,136,000
Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI) Korman Bernard J
DIR
86,500
$923,820
Helix Energy Solutions (HLX) Kratz Owen E
CEO,PR,
DIR
81,000
$903,330
Corrections Corp Of Amer (CXW) Wedell Henri L
DIR
39,374
$745,618
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
SARA LEE CORP (SLE) UBBEN JEFFREY W
DIR
1,000,000
$19,368,900
COVANTA HOLDING CORP (CVA) ZELL SAMUEL
DIR
312,500
$3,990,406
GREEN MOUNTAIN COFFEE ROASTERS (GMCR) STILLER ROBERT P
CB,DIR,
BO
40,000
$1,233,200
CROWN HOLDINGS (CCK) RUTHERFORD ALAN W
VCB,DIR,
VP
42,000
$1,130,850
NOVEN PHARMACEUTICALS (NOVN) OSS CAPITAL MANAGEMENT
BO
30,000
$593,000
BURGER KING HOLDINGS (BKC) SMITH PETER C
HR
90,000
$567,414
WOODWARD GOVERNOR CO (WGOV) HALBROOK JOHN A
DIR
10,000
$415,260
ASSOCIATED BANC-CORP (ASBC) WEBER GORDON J
VP
27,769
$368,136
COMPELLENT TECHNOLOGIES (CML) SARKAR NEEL
DIR
80,000
$269,064
NEUTRAL TANDEM (TNDM) DOLL DIXON
DIR
2,650
$166,999
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.