Insider Sarah Smith Sells $3M Worth of Goldman Sachs

Editor's note: There were only eight entries to report in the purchases table.

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- 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.

Adaptec (ADPT) Steel Partners II LP BO 336,430 $1,091,619
Trans1 (TSON) Delphi Management Partners VIII BO 215,000 $1,003,434
DSW (DSW) Macdonald Michael R CEO,PR 10,000 $213,125
Safeway (SWY) Shannon Michael S DIR 6,200 $143,158
Urstadt Biddle Properties (UBP) Urstadt Charles J CB,CEO,
DIR,BO
7,346 $108,156
Eagle Capital Growth Fund (GRF) Sims David C CFO,COO 900 $4,995
Hemiwedge Industries (HWEG) Womack Leo B DIR 50,000 $4,855
Lexaria (LXRP) Bunka Christopher CB,CEO,
PR,DIR,
BO
10,000 $1,490
Nike (NKE) Knight Philip H DIR,BO 1,388,700 $90,912,205
Kellogg (K) Kellogg W K Foundation Trust BO 100,000 $5,105,180
Goldman Sachs Group (GS) Smith Sarah G AO 16,129 $3,009,188
Physicians Formula Holds (FACE) DDJ/Ontario Credit Opp Fund BO 789,010 $2,075,096
Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation BO 600 $1,992,096
Helmerich & Payne (HP) Helmerich Hans CEO,PR,
DIR
45,000 $1,947,460
Best Buy (BBY) Schulze Richard M CB,DIR 23,700 $971,700
Sun Microsystems (JAVA) Marks Michael E DIR 85,000 $761,600
Hittite Microwave (HITT) Ayasli Yalcin BO 15,945 $600,830
Boston Scientific (BSX) Nicholas Peter M DIR 100,000 $1,003,390

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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