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 Wednesday 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
50,000
$326,000
Teche Holding (TSH) Teche Federal Savings Bank ESOP
BO
5,000
$153,750
R H Donnelley (RHDC) Doddsville Investments LLC
BO
922,200
$254,054
Royce Micro-cap Trust (RMT) Fockler Jack E Jr
VP,VP,FO
12,500
$61,768
Trimas (TRS) Heartland Industrial Associates LLC
BO
30,000
$54,660
Bsquare Corp (BSQR) Jurgensen Elliott Ren Jr
DIR
30,000
$49,259
Hawaiian Holdings (HA) Carty Donald
DIR
13,194
$48,061
Biomimetic Therapeutics (BMTI) Bullock Lawrence
CFO
6,000
$40,824
Technology Research (TRCI) Burton Donald
BO
25,300
$40,744
Aep Industries (AEPI) Ksa Capital Management LLC
BO
2,200
$31,284
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
Ocwen Financial (OCN) Wish Barry N
DIR
233,486
$2,695,056
Synnex (SNX) Miau Matthew
DIR
30,600
$613,960
Pepco Holdings (POM) Torgerson William T
VCB,DIR,LO
20,000
$252,320
Semtech (SMTC) Schraith James
DIR
15,000
$198,899
Searchlight Minerals (SRCH) Matheson Kenneth Ian
BO
65,000
$162,650
Ezcorp (EZPW) Tonissen Daniel N
DIR,VP
10,000
$115,237
Semtech (SMTC) Barry Kenneth J
VP
8,323
$108,527
IDM Pharma (IDMI) Palo Alto Healthcare Master Fund LP
BO
54,000
$95,580
Hittite Microwave (HITT) Ayasli Children LLC
BO
2,453
$76,071
Validus Holdings (VR) Bonvarlet Gilles Am
COO
2,500
$61,675
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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