Valueact Buys $1.1M Worth Valeant Pharma

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
Title(s)
Shares
Bought
Dollar
Value
Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX) Valueact Holdings LP BO 56,264 $1,116,077
Black Raven Energy (PPRBQ) West Coast Asset Management Inc BO 166,667 $500,001
Hasbro (HAS) Hargreaves David D R CFO,COO 10,000 $228,700
Superconductor Technologies (SCON) Kopp Leroy C BO 63,000 $186,190
Williams LP (WPZ) Krimbill H Michael DIR 10,000 $179,724
Boulder Growth & Inc Fund (BIF) Ernest Horejsi Trust No 1b BO 37,121 $165,277
Rae Systems (RAE) Kopp Leroy C BO 91,500 $94,315
Red Lion Hotels (RLH) Columbia Pacific Opportunity Fund LP BO 17,800 $79,729
Unisource Energy (UNS) Bonavia Paul J CB,CEO,
PR,DIR
2,500 $62,900
Gabelli Global Deal Fund (GDL) Gabelli Mario J DIR 4,700 $60,281
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
Digitalglobe (DGI) Morgan Stanley Principal Investments Inc BO 1,624,969 $30,874,411
Aarons (AAN) Loudermilk R Charles Sr CB,DIR,
BO
416,335 $12,790,019
American Financial Group (AFG) Lindner S Craig CEO,PR,
DIR
250,000 $5,146,000
Urs Corp New (URS) Koffel Martin M CB,CEO,
PR,DIR
100,000 $4,675,850
Stec (STEC) Moshayedi Masoud BO 300,000 $4,542,506
Martin Marietta Materials (MLM) Phoebe Snow Foundation O 31,000 $2,501,700
Neutral Tandem (TNDM) Hawk Robert C DIR 85,000 $2,346,520
Crown Castle International (CCI) Phoebe Snow Foundation O 90,000 $1,971,900
OSI Systems (OSIS) Chopra Deepak CEO,PR,
DIR
99,835 $1,800,511
Boston Scientific (BSX) Abele John E DIR 200,000 $1,745,300
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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