Insiders Trading CBRL, DLPH, FIG

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 Friday, March 30, 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 89,000 $4,985,874
Fortress Investment Group (FIG) Barry David B DIR 400,000 $1,390,000
Rexnord (RXN) Adams Todd A PR,CEO
DIR
42,000 $756,000
Rexnord (RXN) Jeyarajah Praveen R VP,BD
DIR
15,000 $270,000
Opko Health (OPK) Frost Phillip Md CEO,CB
DIR,BO
50,000 $235,427
Biomimetic Therapeutics (BMTI) Lynch Samuel Eugene PR,CEO
DIR
70,000 $168,523
First Opportunity Fund (FOFI) Lola Brown Trust BO 20,040 $141,330
Paramount Gold & Silver (PZG) Crupi Christopher CEO,DIR 50,000 $111,518
Opko Health (OPK) Hsiao Jane PhD VCB,CTO
DIR,BO
10,000 $46,957
Patrick Industries (PATK) Cleveland Todd M PR,CEO
DIR
3,500 $38,150
Source: www.InsiderInsights.com
Delphi Automotive (DLPH) Paulson & Co BO 700,000 $22,440,006
Amarin (AMRN) Healy James DIR 1,000,000 $10,984,726
Six Flags Entertainment (SIX) Jaffer Rehan BO 147,700 $6,959,495
Six Flags Entertainment (SIX) Nabi Usman DIR 147,700 $6,959,495
Macerich (MAC) Coppola Arthur M CB,CEO
DIR
119,360 $6,771,770
Td Ameritrade (AMTD) Ricketts J Joe BO 90,481 $1,814,144
Kaiser Aluminum (KALU) Veba For Retirees Of Kaiser Aluminum BO 27,274 $1,303,152
National Retail Properties (NNN) Habicht Kevin B VP,CFO
DIR
41,169 $1,120,032
Dollar Tree (DLTR) Sasser Bob CEO,DIR 10,255 $963,061
Lions Gate Entertainment (LGF) Levin Wayne VP,GC 60,000 $843,000
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, 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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