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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 Thursday 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
GFI Group (GFIG) Gooch Michael
CB,CEO,
DIR,BO
500,000
$1,452,200
Dominion Resources (D) Harris John W
DIR
35,000
$975,520
CNA Financial (CNA) Loews Corp
BO
92,500
$65,3050
Icahn Enterprises LP (IEP) Icahn Carl C
DIR, BO
24,300
$590,063
Rackspace Hosting (RAX) Haque Promod

BO
100,000
$573,000
Petroquest Energy (PQ) Mitchell Charles F Md
DIR
250,000
$445,500
Epicor Software (EPIC) Elliott International LP
BO,
DIR
116,735
$336,982
Computer Programs & Systems (CPSI) Muscat Michael K Jr
vp
12,000
$298,904
Atlantic Tele Network (ATNI) Prior Cornelius B Jr
CB,DIR,
BO
17,706
$265,577
Geokinetics (GOK) Webster Steven A
DIR
124,800
$263,983
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
Allscripts-Misys Healthcare (MDRXD) Misys Plc
BO
764,940
$6,557,219
Fossil (FOSL) Kartsotis Tom
CB,DIR,
BO
506,000
$6,491,320
Texas Roadhouse (TXRH) Taylor Wayne Kent
CB,DIR,
BO
685,000
$5,561,533
SXC Health Solutions (SXCI) Reddon Philip

90,000
$1,779,694
Hifn (HIFN) Marxe Austin W & Greenhouse David M
BO
360,000
$1,404,000
Cerner Corp Mo (CERN) Illig Clifford W
VCB,DIR
25,000
$1,018,055
Dominion Resources Va (D) Harris John W
DIR
35,000
$975,800
Bank Mutual (BKMU) Maurer Eugene H Jr
VP,TR,
SEC
95,000
$696,738
RLI (RLI) Stephens Gerald D
DIR
9,031
$391,945
Alexandria RE Equities (ARE) Marcus Joel S
CEO,DIR
10,000
$360,000
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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