Insiders Trading CBRL, CLC, MRVC, JPM

By Jonathan Moreland, founder of Insider Insights 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 mainly open-market insider purchases and sales filed at the Securities and Exchange Commission Wednesday, January 25, 2012 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.

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store (CBRL) Biglari Sardar BO 206,000 $10,697,703
MRV Communications (MRVC) Martin William C BO 7,237,500 $6,801,081
NII Holdings (NIHD) Foyo Peter A PR 37,126 $714,211
Intermountain Community Bancorp (IMCB) Romine Michael J DIR 506,763 $506,763
Intermountain Community Bancorp (IMCB) Elsaesser Ford DIR 325,000 $325,000
Intermountain Community Bancorp (IMCB) Lyons Maggie Y DIR 200,000 $200,000
Support.Com (SPRT) Rgm Capital Llc BO 75,000 $165,458
Dimeco (DIMC) Genirs Robert E DIR 2,000 $68,000
Opko Health (OPK) Frost Phillip Md CEO,CB
DIR,BO
10,000 $51,023
Bank Of South Carolina (BKSC) Lane Hugh C Jr PR,CEO
DIR,BO
3,972 $40,613
Source: www.InsiderInsights.com
Mastercard (MA) Mastercard Foundation BO 21,090 $7,201,866
Clarcor (CLC) Johnson Norman E CB,DIR 50,696 $2,628,081
Acme Packet (APKT) Melampy Patrick J CTO,DIR 60,000 $1,825,448
Jpmorgan Chase (JPM) Hogan John James O 40,797 $1,529,888
Advanced Cell Technology (ACTC) Lanza Robert O 7,658,300 $1,453,128
RealD (RLD) Greer Joshua DIR 103,677 $915,460
Jabil Circuit (JBL) Morean William D DIR 39,550 $914,328
Accenture Plc (ACN) Casati Gianfranco CEO 13,443 $759,462
Wyndham Worldwide Corp (WYN) Conforti Thomas G VP,CFO 15,682 $627,280
Rue21 (RUE) Fisch Robert PR,CEO
DIR
25,000 $624,500
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, EVP=Executive Vice President, 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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