Insiders Trading VMW, FLT, SRCH, DLPH

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 Monday, June 11, 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.
VMware (VMW) EMC BO 74,900 6,994,769
Searchlight Minerals (SRCH) Luxor Capital BO 4,500,000 4,050,000
Cracker Barrel (CBRL) Biglari Sardar BO 46,800 2,787,850
Sonus Networks (SONS) Empire Capital Mgt BO 100,000 237,000
Felcor Lodging Trust (FCH) Smith Richard Allen PR,CEO,DIR 50,000 213,000
Sinclair Broadcast (SBGI) Smith Robert E DIR,BO 22,500 179,186
Avantair (AAIR) Weil A Lorne DIR 250,000 150,000
Fastenal (FAST) Hein Leland J VP 3,300 130,173
Puma Biotechnology (PBYI) Malley Thomas DIR 9,968 124,600
Cryolife (CRY) Salveson Jon W DIR 25,000 119,838
Source: Insider Insights
Fleetcor Technologies (FLT) Summit Partners PT,BO 4,000,000 147,800,000
Delphi Automotive (DLPH) Paulson & Co BO 4,000,000 113,999,998
Fleetcor Technologies (FLT) Bain Capital Investors BO 1,771,355 65,451,568
Google (GOOG) Page Lawrence CEO,DIR,BO 27,778 15,933,651
Linkedin (LNKD) Sordello Steven J VP,CFO 40,000 3,776,096
News (NWS) Murdoch Lachlan K DIR 170,000 3,323,500
Clarcor (CLC) Johnson Norman E CB,DIR 65,311 3,271,448
Validus Holdings (VR) Singh Alok DIR 76,170 2,460,223
Bottomline Technologies (EPAY) Loomis James L DIR 73,000 1,292,064
Microstrategy (MSTR) Bansal Sanju K VCB,VP,COO,DIR 10,000 1,209,179
Source: Insider Insights

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, 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.

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