By Jonathan Moreland, founder of InsiderInsights.com and author of Profit From Legal Insider Trading.

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 Friday 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.
Unilens Vision (UVIC) Baker Street Capital Mgt BO 103,852 $534,370
Spectrum Brands (SPB) Harbinger Capital Master Fund I BO 15,879 $468,048
Memsic (MEMS) Seligman Spectrum Focus Fund BO 38,900 $123,774
Evolving Systems (EVOL) Singer Karen BO 15,390 $109,058
Temecula Valley Bancorp (TMCVP) Firefly Value Partners LP BO 197,511 $100,176
Midway Gold (MDW) Newell Roger DIR 100,000 $60,000
Sl Industries (SLI) Steel Partners II LP BO 5,938 $59,365
Advent Claymore Conv Sec Inc Fund (AVK) Seizert Gerald L DIR,TT 2,700 $46,833
Viewcast.Com (VCST.OB) Brandenburg David DIR 117,900 $28,296
TCW Strategic Inc Fund (TSI) Whalen Bryan O 5,000 $24,050
Source: www.InsiderInsights.com
Illinois Tool Works (ITW) Mccormack Robert C DIR 172,900 $8,762,779
Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Ells Steve CB,CEO,DIR 40,000 $5,578,478
Corporate Office Props Trust (OFC) Hamlin Clay W III DIR 111,481 $4,749,399
Idex Corp (IEX) Romeo Dominic A CFO,VP 90,000 $3,120,336
Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Moran Montgomery F CEO,DIR 19,000 $2,560,364
Bank Of Hawaii (BOH) Landon Allan R CB,CEO,DIR 41,631 $2,209,357
Accenture Plc (ACN) Flother Karl Heinz O 40,000 $1,760,000
Idex Corp (IEX) Kingsley Lawrence D CB,CEO,DIR 46,390 $1,600,446
Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Hartung Jack CFO 10,000 $1,442,100
Aecom Technology (ACM) Bong Francis S Y DIR 40,000 $1,198,000
Source: www.InsiderInsights.com

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.

Jonathan Moreland is the founder of InsiderInsights.com, which produces a weekly newsletter and offers professional screening and alerting tools to analyze a proprietary, real-time insider data feed. He is also the principal of Insider Asset Management, a registered investment advisor in New York. Mr. Moreland has been analyzing insider data professionally for two decades and has been a contributor to TheStreet.com since 2001. A fundamental analyst with an MBA in finance, Mr. Moreland long ago identified insider data as an excellent first screen to determine where to focus his research efforts. He is quoted frequently in the media for his insider analysis and stock recommendations stemming from it. He is also author of Profit From Legal Insider Trading.

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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