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 Tuesday 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
Highbury Financial (HRBF) Peerless Systems Corp BO 480,625 $1,332,588
Visa (V) Minehan Cathy E DIR 6,000 $406,855
Angiotech Pharmaceuticals (ANPI) Hunter William L CEO,PR,
455,313 $246,055
Collectors Universe (CLCT) Duncan Richard Kenneth Sr BO 37,093 $150,781
Cell Genesys (CEGE) Kopp Leroy C BO 150,000 $81,900
LMP Capital & Inc Fund (SCD) Gendelman Robert O 10,000 $79,180
Center Bancorp (CNBC) Seidman Lawrence B DIR 10,000 $75,580
RAE Systems (RAE) Kopp Leroy C BO 75,191 $74,401
ATC Technology (ATAC) Stewart Edward DIR 2,500 $42,246
NIsource (NI) Foster Dennis DIR 3,350 $38,626
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Green Mountain Coffee (GMCR) Stiller Robert P CB,DIR,
200,000 $14,644,740
Sourcefire (FIRE) New Enterprise Assoc 10 LP BO 517,747 $6,242,890
Schwab Charles (SCHW) Schwab Charles R CB,DIR,
300,000 $5,450,790
Steel Dynamics (STLD) Bates John C DIR 246,800 $3,225,230
Shutterfly (SFLY) Clark James H BO 136,425 $1,730,738
Apple (AAPL) Rafael Betsy VP,CT 7,198 $926,383
Southwestern Energy (SWN) Wilson Stanley T X,CT,
15,000 $611,273
Global Ship Lease (GSL) Integrated Core Strategies BO 316,716 $559,761
Roper Industries (ROP) Wood Benjamin W VP 6,353 $295,968
Corning (GLW) Schneider Pamela C VP 20,314 $290,693
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.