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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 469,285 $1,684,733
Drew Industries (DW) Rose Edward W III DIR,BO 85,800 $471,840
Taubman Centers (TCO) Chazen Jerome A DIR 25,000 $435,250
Amag Pharmaceuticals (AMAG) Adage Capital Partners Gp LLC BO 11,028 $279,220
Verifone Holdings (PAY) Bergeron Douglas CEO,DIR 54,700 $269,715
Zoltek Companies (ZOLT) Rumy Zsolt CB,CEO,
PR,DIR,
BO
25,000 $159,998
Pioneer Drilling (PDC) Locke Stacy CEO,PR,
DIR
43,700 $158,015
On Assignment (ASGN) Mcgowan Michael PR 59,800 $153,202
Cousins Properties (CUZ) Bell Thomas D Jr CB,CEO,
DIR
25,000 $151,250
Pennsylvania RE Invest Tr (PEI) Korman Leonard I DIR 40,000 $136,600
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
Rohm & Haas (ROH) Haas John Otto Et Al BO,TT 105,915 $8,280,127
Hansen Natural (HANS) Hall Mark J PR 80,000 $2,907,200
Hansen Natural (HANS) Sacks Rodney C CB,CEO,
DIR
50,000 $1,834,500
Sepracor (SEPR) Barberich Timothy J DIR 122,137 $1,758,103
Hittite Microwave (HITT) Ayasli Children LLC BO 44,900 $1,395,612
Outdoor Channel (OUTD) Massie Perry Thomas CB,DIR,
BO
200,000 $1,209,966
Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Butler Gary C CEO,PR 23,552 $836,346
Cabot (CBT) San Francisco Partners II LP BO 89,500 $802,815
Shutterfly (SFLY) Clark James H BO 81,074 $693,116
Steinway Musical Instruments (LVB) Kirkland Kyle R CB,DIR,
BO
50,700 $534,648
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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