Ronda Stryker Sells $19.6M Worth of Stryker

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 Monday 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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Synovus Financial (SNV) Blanchard James H DIR 50,000 $147,000
Hunt J B Transport (JBHT) Harper Alfred C VP,COO 5,109 $139,989
Winmark (WINA) Morgan John L CB,CEO,
DIR,BO
6,900 $124,131
Heico (HEI) Higginbottom Samuel L DIR 1,985 $79,618
Tix (TIXC) Ashraf Iqbal BO 17,155 $48,152
Green Bankshares (GRNB) Leonard Robert K DIR 10,000 $41,900
Tollgrade Communications (TLGD) Ramius LLC BO 4,582 $24,001
Saga Communications (SGA) Tisch Daniel R BO 3,700 $22,200
Western Asset High Inc Opp Fd (HIO) Colman Carol L DIR 4,200 $21,294
Soapstone Networks (SOAP) Tisch Daniel R BO 1,800 $7,496
Stryker (SYK) Stryker Ronda E DIR 500,000 $19,658,350
Liberty Media (LMDIA) Bennett Robert R DIR 255,000 $6,929,472
Shutterfly (SFLY) Clark James H BO 175,442 $2,715,026
Berkshire Hathaway (BRK) Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation BO 600 $1,857,039
Accenture Ltd (ACN) Flother Karl Heinz CEO,TO 37,880 $1,325,800
Aecom Technology (ACM) Newman Richard G CB,DIR 46,660 $1,520,637
JDA Software Group (JDAS) Koziol Christopher J COO 30,706 $629,473
Biodel (BIOD) Kroin David DIR 78,955 $411,801
JDA Software Group (JDAS) Dziersk Thomas VP 18,169 $370,004
Schnitzer Steel (SCHN) Schnitzer Gregory BO 10,000 $535,718

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