Insider Sells $1.2M Worth of Gamco

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 Friday 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! Please note, however, that these are factual lists, not buy and sell recommendations. Dollar value is only one metric to assess the importance of an insider transaction.

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Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Bought
Dollar
Value
American Express (AXP) Chernin Peter DIR 8,000 $200,880
Heckmann (HEK) Heckmann Richard J CB,CEO,
DIR,BO
30,000 $120,300
TCF Financial (TCB) Scovanner Douglas A DIR 8,700 $119,288
Lasalle Hotel Properties (LHO) Bortz Jon E CB,CEO,
DIR
7,600 $116,660
Virtus Investment Partners (VRTS) Neamtz J Steven VP 5,000 $80,800
Zoran Corp (ZRAN) Young Philip M DIR 6,000 $68,498
Valuevision Media (VVTV) Stewart Keith R CEO,PR,
DIR
64,100 $51,639
Natural Health Trends (BHIP) Broady George K DIR 68,800 $38,707
Red Lion Hotels (RLH) Columbia Pacific Opportunity Fund LP BO 7,775 $37,152
Threshold Pharmaceuticals (THLD) Selick Harold E CEO,DIR 20,000 $30,300
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
Owens Corning (OC) D E Shaw Laminar Portfolios LLC DIR 700,000 $9,800,000
Gamco Investors Et Al (GBL) Cascade Investment LLC BO 22,400 $1,188,582
Smith Micro Software (SMSI) Smith William W Jr CEO,PR,
DIR,BO
100,000 $1,011,100
Covance (CVD) Barr Wendel VP 19,945 $901,913
Sourcefire (FIRE) Guleri Tim DIR 46,424 $527,841
Sterling Construction (STRL) Mills Christopher H B DIR 25,000 $436,490
Corus Bankshares (CORS) Glickman Robert J BO 911,322 $389,647
Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN) Dubin Thomas I H VP,GC 10,000 $374,300
Amgen (AMGN) Beier David W VP 6,884 $347,140
Expedia (EXPE) Fritz Gary M PR 19,700 $322,814
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

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