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 Thursday 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
Huntington Bancshares (HBAN) Steinour Stephen D CB,CEO,
PR,DIR
300,000 $1,021,140
Peerless Systems (PRLS) Bandera Partners LLC BO 451,600 $817,396
Commercial Vehicle Group (CVGI) Siemer Arnold B BO 458,756 $367,091
Cryo Cell International (CCEL) Choi Ki Yong DIR,BO 300,000 $225,000
Evergreen Inc Adv Fund (EAD) Cestone Andrew O 12,000 $82,237
Comtech Telecommunications (CMTL) Goldberg Richard L DIR 2,500 $76,275
RAE Systems (RAE) Kopp Leroy C BO 100,000 $68,000
Bank Of Hawaii (BOH) Rossi Mark Alan SEC 1,782 $60,356
WD 40 (WDFC) Bewley Peter D DIR 500 $12,340
Red Lion Hotels (RLH) Columbia Pacific Opportunity Fund LP BO 2,700 $8,969
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
CSX (CSX) Hohn Christopher DIR 10,837,949 $312,478,079
Aeropostale (ARO) Beegle Ronald R DIR 53,250 $1,762,719
Finish Line In (FINL) Cohen Alan H CB,DIR,
BO
150,000 $1,161,602
Finish Line In (FINL) Klapper David I DIR,BO 122,335 $947,364
Ross Stores (ROST) Rentler Barbara VP 16,295 $643,653
Heartland Payment Systems (HPY) Carr Robert O REL,CB,
CEO,DIR
37,260 $304,787
Landec Corp Ca (LNDC) Taft David D COO 15,631 $104,072
Polycom (PLCM) Sigrist Joseph Anton VP 5,000 $80,619
Apogee Enterprises (APOG) Porter James S CFO 2,500 $34,500
Solitario Exploration & Royalty (XPL) Harris Leonard DIR 25,000 $29,150
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.