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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 Monday 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
MBIA (MBI) Warburg Pincus Private Equity X LP
BO
2,728,764
$6,609,870
First Industrial Realty Tr (FR) Shidler Jay H
DIR
1,746,500
$3,708,701
Pioneer Drilling (PDC) Pebbleton Corp N V
BO
616,473
$2,431,939
Southern Copper (PCU) Grupo Mexico Sab De Cv
BO
100,000
$1,435,000
Pennsylvania RE Inv Tr (PEI) Lubert Ira M
DIR
500,000
$1,286,713
Morgans Hotel Group (MHGC) Hamamoto David T
DIR,BO
288,924
$711,095
Legend International (LGDI) Kisan International Trading Fze
BO
1,307,900
$653,950
Cablevision Systems (CVC) Seibert Gregg G
VP
50,000
$532,421
Bruker (BRKR) Laukien Frank H
CEO,PR,
DIR,BO
125,000
$524,414
Constellation Energy (CEG) Wallace Michael J
VCB
30,000
$462,090
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
Endo Pharmaceuticals (ENDP) D E Shaw Valence Portfolios LLC
BO
1,521,230
$25,704,932
Covanta Holding (CVA) Zell Samuel
DIR
593,400
$8,075,466
Washington Post (WPO) Graham Donald
CB,CEO,
DIR,BO
11,400
$3,698,982
International Bancshares (IBOC) Sanchez Antonio R Jr
DIR,BO
212,300
$1,817,945
Southwestern Energy (SWN) Korell Harold M
CB,CEO,
DIR
49,800
$1,470,906
Salesforce Com (CRM) Ramsey Craig
DIR
50,000
$1,455,704
Dell (DELL) Garriques Ronald
PR
170,887
$1,445,537
Granite Construction (GVA) Boitano Mark Edward
VP
40,000
$1,420,022
Texas Capital Bancshares (TCBI) Grant Joseph M
DIR
106,843
$779,955
Heartland Payment Systems (HPY) Carr Robert O
CB,CEO,
DIR,BO
107,729
$441,777
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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