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 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.
ITT Educational Services (ESI) Blum Capital Partners LP BO 16,200 $1,602,990
Tyco Electronics Ltd (TEL) Poses Frederic M DIR 39,500 $1,001,207
Kansas City Southern (KSU) Starling David L PR,COO 10,000 $308,451
Trans Energy (TENG) Abcouwer James Kevin CEO,PR,
403,077 $262,000
Entech Solar (ENSL) Gelbaum David DIR,BO 2,875,000 $230,000
Home Bancshares (HOMB) Lieblong Alex R DIR 5,000 $115,319
National Penn Bancshares (NPBC) Feather Jeffrey P DIR 15,000 $88,350
Bank Of Hawaii (BOH) Rossi Mark Alan SEC 1,371 $60,141
Union First Market Bankshares (UBSH) Morin R Hunter DIR 4,000 $52,360
Trustco Bank Corp N Y (TRST) Mccormick Robert J CB,CEO,
8,463 $50,924
Complete Production Services (CPX) Simmons L E BO 307,077 $4,055,590
Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) Bill Melinda Gates Foundation BO 35,494 $2,684,574
Ingram Micro (IM) Ingram John R DIR 122,043 $2,199,475
Ingram Micro (IM) Ingram Orrin H II DIR 121,285 $2,185,777
Northern Trust (NTRS) Mccormack Robert C DIR 40,000 $2,079,116
Juniper Networks (JNPR) Stensrud William DIR 50,000 $1,259,250
Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Freyman Thomas C VP 23,500 $1,253,621
Cardtronics (CATM) TA Associates Inc DIR,BO 107,500 $1,251,934
Unifirst (UNF) Difillippo Anthony F DIR 20,425 $1,024,108
J P Morgan Chase (JPM) Mandelbaum Jay VP 25,000 $1,020,823

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.
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