Insiders Trading BAC, DG, DYN, CCI

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, June 13, 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.
Bank Of America (BAC) Gifford Charles K DIR 482,794 3,553,364
Dynegy (DYN) Litespeed Management BO 5,063,009 2,671,701
Isramco (ISRL) Naphtha Holding BO 15,000 1,324,500
Internet America (GEEK) Mihaylo Steven G DIR,BO 2,000,000 812,000
Crexendo (EXE) Mihaylo Steven G CEO,DIR,BO 80,000 308,000
Compass Diversified (CODI) Sabo Elias O 25,000 307,638
Ambassadors (EPAX) Bandera Partners BO 50,865 253,447
Vestin Realty Mortgage II (VRTB) Shustek Michael V PR,CEO,DIR 163,839 227,013
Transatlantic Petroleum (TAT) Mitchell Noah Malone III CEO,DIR,BO 200,000 198,909
Guidance Software (GUID) RGM Capital BO 24,411 198,265
Source: Insider Insights
Dollar General (DG) Buck BO 34,031,856 1,539,284,608
Dollar General (DG) Goldman Sachs BO 7,379,508 333,780,320
Google (GOOG) Page Lawrence CEO,DIR,BO 27,778 15,610,450
Crown Castle International (CCI) Kelly John P DIR 85,000 4,806,787
MWI Veterinary Supply (MWIV) Cleary James F Jr PR,CEO,DIR 50,986 4,629,991
Tutor Perini (TPC) Tutor Ronald N CB,CEO,BO 281,668 3,227,015
Intermolecular (IMI) Presidio Management IX BO 218,631 1,478,268
Public Storage (PSA) Harkham Uri P DIR 10,000 1,357,591
Raytheon (RTN) Dugle Lynn A VP 20,000 1,031,400
Genomic Health (GHDX) Scott Randal W CEO,DIR 30,000 1,006,216
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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