By Jonathan Moreland, founder of 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.
QLT (QLTI) Axial Capital Mgt LLC BO 419,200 $2,405,008
Chindex International (CHDX) Fosun Industrial BO 99,677 $1,239,691
China Marine Food (CMFO) Liu Pengfei CEO,DIR,
190,500 $756,855
Stein Mart (SMRT) Stein Jay CB,DIR 80,000 $500,451
Invesco Van Kampen Muni Tr (VKQ) Dammeyer Rodney F DIR 34,400 $478,848
Invesco Van Kampen Adv Muni Tr (VKI) Dammeyer Rodney F DIR 18,244 $222,394
China Marine Food (CMFO) Mccarthy Kent C BO,BO 45,000 $185,328
Red Lion Hotels (RLH) Columbia Pacific Opp Fund LP BO 30,722 $183,986
Invesco Van Kampen CA Value Muni (VCV) Dammeyer Rodney F DIR 13,050 $167,432
Invesco Van Kampen Trust For Ins Munis (VIM) Dammeyer Rodney F DIR 10,300 $140,286
RXI Pharmaceuticals (RXII) Cytrx Corp BO 2,000,000 $5,100,000
TRX (TRX) Goldblatt Seymour L BO 1,877,700 $1,689,930
Dolby Laboratories (DLB) Dolby Ray DIR,BO 20,000 $1,227,477
Micron Technology (MU) Appleton Steven R DIR 135,000 $1,179,174
Logmein (LOGM) Harrison Kevin K VP,SO 35,000 $894,787
Salesforce.Com (CRM) Benioff Marc CB,CEO,
10,000 $874,328
Cardtronics (CATM) TA Associates Inc DIR,BO 59,900 $778,531
Seneca Foods (SENEA) Manulife Financial Corp BO 23,200 $749,152
Epoch Holding (EPHC) Clark J Philip VP 50,000 $602,000
Boston Scientific (BSX) Abele John E DIR 75,000 $438,160

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, 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 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.