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 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
Ideation Acquisition (IDI) Frost Phillip Md Et Al DIR,BO 241,300 $1,862,830
Hallmark Financial Services (HALL) Newcastle Partners L P DIR,BO 125,165 $834,902
Quadramed (QDHC) Blue Tsv I Ltd BO 58,884 $394,523
Greenbrier Companies (GBX) Furman William A CEO,PR,
DIR
48,600 $344,081
Steelcase (SCS) Welch P Craig Jr DIR 25,000 $104,250
Dreyfus High Yield Strat Fund (DHF) Dimartino Joseph S DIR 35,000 $92,981
Bingocom Ltd (BNGOF) Praetorian Capital Mgt LLC BO 728,987 $54,120
Webmedia Brands (WEBM) Meckler Alan M CB,CEO,
DIR,BO
102,384 $50,766
Bank Of South Carolina (BKSC) Lane Hugh C Jr CEO,PR,
DIR,BO
2,700 $33,748
Life Partners Holdings (LPHI) Dewald Fred DIR 2,000 $30,375
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
Gap (GPS) Fisher William Sydney BO 1,000,000 $15,206,800
Gap (GPS) Fisher Robert J DIR,BO 1,000,000 $15,199,500
Gap (GPS) Fisher John J BO 250,000 $3,799,800
Red Hat (RHT) Szulik Matthew DIR 70,000 $1,284,100
Aeropostale (ARO) Vermylen David B DIR 22,500 $683,159
Transmontaigne LP (TLP) Cushing Mlp Opportunity Fund I LP BO 30,000 $571,173
Altus Pharmaceuticals (ALTU) Warburg Pincus Private Equity ViII LP BO 785,122 $163,054
Agilysys (AGYS) Ramius LLC BO 20,783 $145,332
Piper Jaffray (PJC) Wilson David I CEO 2,878 $97,674
California Pizza Kitchen (CPKI) Sugueti Rudy VP,OO 3,581 $55,506
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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