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
Fair Isaac (FIC) Bradley Thomas A CFO,VP 9,500 $160,053
Zoll Medical (ZOLL) Packer Richard A CB,CEO,
5,000 $72,830
Cobiz Financial (COBZ) Bangert Steven CB,CEO,
13,000 $69,810
Gannett (GCI) Mcfarland Duncan M DIR 20,000 $69,342
Parkway Properties (PKY) Collins J Mitchell VP 4,000 $53,704
Tidelands Bancshares (TDBK) Coffee Robert E Jr CEO,PR,
5,000 $19,350
VCG Holding (VCGH) Grusin Martin A DIR 10,000 $16,572
First Horizon National (FHN) Emkes Mark A DIR 1,000 $11,499
Oriental Financial Group (OFG) Ortiz Cesar A VP 1,400 $10,892
First National Corp (FXNC) Davis Dr James A DIR 500 $7,500
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Zhongpin (HOGS) Kitt Barry M BO 360,000 $3,042,000
Nobel Learning Communities (NLCI) Wynnefield Partners Small Cap Value LP BO 315,000 $3,575,250
Virgin Media (VMED) Huff William R DIR 247,904 $1,807,029
Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Baldocchi Albert S DIR 15,000 $1,241,540
Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Hartung Jack CFO 9,288 $761,152
C H Robinson Worldwide (CHRW) Walker Mark A VP 10,600 $567,891
Best Buy (BBY) Kaplan Elliot S DIR,SEC 11,250 $436,500
Associated Banc-corp (ASBC) Beideman Paul S CB,CEO,
25,000 $365,435
Cypress Semiconductor Corp De (CY) Buss Brad W CFO 45,000 $337,750
Synnex (SNX) Miau Matthew DIR 16,800 $336,090
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.