Which insiders are selling and buying chunks of stocks?

Below are lists of the top 10 open-market insider purchases and sales filed at the Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday 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
Calpine (CPN) LSP Cal Holdings II LLC BO 140,000 $886,300
Verifone Holdings (PAY) Bergeron Douglas CEO,DIR 70,900 $388,185
Dycom Industries (DY) Nielsen Steven E CEO,PR,
DIR
50,000 $242,500
Wiley John & Sons (JWB) Wiley Bradford II DIR,BO 5,000 $150,034
Liberty All Star Equity Fund (USA) Lowry Richard W TT 40,000 $128,800
Nordson (NDSN) Ignat David W DIR 4,000 $112,160
Superior Bancorp (SUPR) Jernigan Thomas E Jr DIR 34,600 $106,484
Liberty All Star Equity Fund (USA) Lowry Richard W TT 20,000 $63,000
Calpine (CPN) Luminus Energy Master Fund BO 10,000 $62,200
Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN) Sipzner Howard VP 20,000 $51,010
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
IACInteractivecorp (IACI) Liberty Media Corp BO 94,000 $1,410,693
Westwood Holdings (WHG) Gamco Investors Inc Et Al BO 5,500 $221,620
Cedar Fair LP (FUN) Anderson Darrel D DIR 25,500 $218,415
Equity Lifestyle Properties (ELS) Walker Howard VCB,DIR 5,000 $197,895
Energen (EGN) Youngblood Gary C X,DIR 4,252 $127,560
S Y Bancorp (SYBT) Smith Phillip S VP 2,700 $65,049
Juniper Networks (JNPR) Mark Bauhaus O 3,837 $58,860
Axis Capital (AXS) Bell Geoffrey DIR 1,700 $41,210
99 Cents Only Stores (NDN) AKRE Capital Management LLC BO 4,341 $39,580
Bankunited Financial (BKUNA) American Holdings Ltd BO 131,874 $37,978
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
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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