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! 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
Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX) Valueact Holdings LP BO 139,100 $3,311,772
Pier 1 Imports (PIR) Greek Investments Inc BO 175,800 $313,767
Center Bancorp (CNBC) Seidman Lawrence B DIR 25,000 $204,730
Staples (SPLS) Sulentic Robert E DIR 10,000 $200,600
Breeze-Eastern (BZC) Tinicum Capital Partners II LP BO 30,000 $180,000
Global LP (GLP) Global Gp LLC DIR,PT 8,275 $153,998
Red Lion Hotels (RLH) Columbia Pacific Opportunity Fund LP BO 35,600 $152,212
Breeze-Eastern (BZC) Wynnefield Partners Small Cap Value LP I BO 20,000 $120,000
JER Investors Trust (JERT) Ejf Capital LLC BO 68,856 $40,625
JMP Group (JMP) Barton Harris DIR 5,000 $34,050
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
Virgin Media (VMED) Huff William R DIR 54,794 $494,938
Map Pharmaceuticals (MAPP) Firstmark Capital LLC O 38,421 $427,143
Texas Capital Bancshares (TCBI) Snyder John C X 25,000 $386,500
Coleman Cable (CCIX) Jana Partners LLC BO 72,374 $210,209
Haverty Furniture (HVT) Ridley Clarence H DIR 16,816 $155,487
Gladstone Commercial (GOOD) Brubaker Terry Lee DIR,COO 8,816 $123,576
Cardiovascular Biotherapeutics (CVBT) Stegmann Thomas BO 482,002 $98,328
AEP Industries (AEPI) JMB Capital Partners Master Fund LP BO 3,500 $94,598
Grubb & Ellis (GBE) Thompson Anthony W BO 84,979 $74,481
Dynavax Technologies (ADLR) BVF Partners L Pil BO 21,500 $42,970
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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