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 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
Quicksilver Resources (KWK) Spo Advisory Corp BO 2,043,300 $13,147,281
Unit (UNT) George Kaiser Family Foundation BO 423,600 $9,502,172
Calpine (CPN) LSP Cal Holdings II LLC BO 36,100 $238,900
Actuant (ATU) Hall William K DIR 10,000 $98,139
LMI Aerospace (LMIA) Saks Ronald S CEO,PR,
DIR,BO
8,022 $62,973
Massmutual Corp Investors (MCI) Hart Martin T TT 3,400 $56,752
Chicos FAS (CHS) Jones Jeffrey A VP,COO 10,000 $50,900
RAE Systems (RAE) Kopp Leroy C BO 80,500 $38,135
Almost Family (AFAM) Goldberg Jonathan DIR 2,000 $37,820
South Jersey Industries (SJI) Bracken Thomas A DIR 1,000 $35,870
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
Tiffany (TIF) May Peter W DIR,BO 2,250,000 $50,949,090
Imperial Sugar (IPSU) Barclays Plc BO 3,335,851 $20,172,415
Arena Resources (ARD) Rochford Living Trust CB,DIR 172,500 $5,064,600
Hunt J B Transport Services (JBHT) Hunt Johnelle D BO 200,000 $5,025,500
Hess (HES) Collins J Barclay DIR,VP 60,000 $3,816,725
Shutterfly (SFLY) Clark James H BO 94,882 $856,917
Brookline Bancorp (BRKL) Vaule Rosamond B DIR 44,500 $426,399
Darden Restaurants (DRI) Mcgillicudy Cornelius III DIR 7,100 $243,547
Oscient Pharmaceuticals (OSCI) Dellacamera Capital Mgt LLC BO 1,328,208 $224,883
Calgon Carbon Corp (CCC) Sheedy Dennis M VP,GC 11,000 $161,785
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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