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 Wednesday 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
Canyon Copper (CNYC) Datsopoulos Milton DIR 1,875,000 $75,000
Highbury Financial (HBRF) Peerless Systems Corp BO 12,350 $49,400
Famous Daves Of America (DAVE) Monfort Richard L DIR 4,600 $27,947
Comprehensive Care (CHCR) Marcus Clark A CB,CEO,
10,000 $6,621
Chesapeake Utilities (CPK) Thompson Stephen C VP 303 $9,918
Fredericks Of Hollywood Group (FOH) Lore Linda PR,DIR 7,388 $4,433
MVC Capital (MVC) Shewmaker Bruce W MD 500 $4,050
Chesapeake Utilities (CPK) Cooper Beth W CFO, VP 132 $4,320
AB&T Financial (ABTO) White David W DIR 358 $1,432
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Kellogg (K) Kellogg W K Foundation Trust BO 50,000 $2,410,595
Berkshire Hathaway (BRK) Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust BO 300 $847,821
Synnex (SNX) Miau Matthew DIR 25,500 $696,911
Synnex (SNX) Silver Star Developments Ltd BO 19,200 $517,798
Royal Gold (RGLD) Dempsey Stanley DIR 10,800 $425,196
Hittite Microwave (HITT) Ayasli Yalcin BO 10,733 $363,195
AEP Industries (AEPI) Jmb Capital Partners Master Fund LP BO 12,800 $347,932
Neurogesx (NGSX) Flynn James E BO,BO 54,450 $323,046
Palm (PALM) Keast Brodie VP,SO 20,295 $300,269
Advanced Energy Industries (AEIS) Schatz Douglas S & Schatz Jill E Family Trust REL,BO 29,760 $281,086
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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