Insiders purchased shares of the following companies on Thursday, August 15, 2013
Accelrys (NASDAQ:ACCL): Moses Robert G (10% Owner) purchased 25,000 shares at a price of $9.23.
Agilysys (NASDAQ:AGYS): Dennedy Jim (President & CEO) purchased 1,223 shares at a price of $11.43.
Agilysys, Inc. is a provider of innovative technology solutions for the hospitality and retail markets including property and lodging management, inventory and procurement, point-of-sale (POS), document management etc.
Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ): Wiessman David (Executive Chairman) purchased 14,000 shares at a price of $11.52.
Alon USA Energy, Inc is an independent refiner and marketer of petroleum products operating mainly in the South Central, Southwestern and Western regions of the United States.
Cme Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME): Pollock Alex J (Director) purchased 350 shares at a price of $73.94.
CME Group, Inc is a global exchange, offering the range of global benchmark products across all major asset classes based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural commodities, metals, weather and real estate.
Conmed Corp. (NASDAQ:CNMD): Kuyper Dirk (Director) purchased 1,000 shares at a price of $31.63.
Conmed Corporation is a medical technology company with an emphasis on surgical devices and equipment for minimally invasive procedures and monitoring.
Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE:CODI): Burns Gordon M (Other) purchased 7,000 shares at a price of $18.06.
Compass Diversified Holdings Shares of Beneficial Interest acquires controlling interests in and actively manage businesses that it thinks operate in industries with long-term macroeconomic growth opportunities.
Cutwater Select Income Fund (NYSE:CSI): Harvey Ellen D (Other) purchased 200 shares at a price of $17.68.
Oyo Geospace Corp. (NASDAQ:GEOS): Langtry Tina M (Director) purchased 100 shares at a price of $70.28.
Geospace Technologies Corp designs and manufactures instruments and equipment used by the oil and gas industry in the acquisition and processing of seismic data as well as in reservoir characterization and monitoring activities.
Guidance Software (NASDAQ:GUID): Moses Robert G (10% Owner) purchased 37,800 shares at a price of $8.14.
Howard Hughes Corp. (NYSE:HHC): Tighe Mary Ann (Director) purchased 4,626 shares at a price of $107.84.
Howard Hughes Corp is a real estate company created to specialize in the development of master planned communities and other strategic real estate development opportunities across the United States.
New America High (NYSE:HYB): Terry Ellen E (President) purchased 100 shares at a price of $9.47.
India Fund (NYSE:IFN): Young Hugh (Director) purchased 1,000 shares at a price of $19.86.
India Fund Inc is a non-diversified closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is long-term capital appreciation by investing primarily in Indian equity securities.
Ion Geophysical Corp. (NYSE:IO): Lapeyre James M Jr (Director) purchased 50,000 shares at a price of $4.98.
ION Geophysical Corporation is a technology-focused seismic solutions company that provides advanced seismic data acquisition equipment, seismic software, and seismic planning, processing, and interpretation services to the global energy industry.
The Keyw Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:KEYW): Moodispaw Leonard E (President/CEO) purchased 10,000 shares at a price of $11.50.
The KEYW Holding Corporation is a holding company. It provides mission-critical cybersecurity and cyber superiority solutions to defense, intelligence and national security agencies through its subsidiaries.
Kior Inc. (NASDAQ:KIOR): Whitlock Gary L (Director) purchased 5,000 shares at a price of $2.73.
KiOR Inc is engaged in the business of providing a next-generation renewable fuels company. The company has developed a proprietary technology platform to convert low-cost, abundant and sustainable non-food biomass into hydrocarbon-based oil.
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE:MJN): Cornelius James M (Director) purchased 10,000 shares at a price of $75.99.
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company manufactures, distributes and sells infant formulas, children's nutrition and other nutritional products.
New Mountain Finance Corporati (NYSE:NMFC): Kline John (COO and EVP) purchased 3,000 shares at a price of $14.58.
Pimco Commercial Mortgage Securities (NYSE:PCM): Gross William H (Other) purchased 18,700 shares at a price of $11.41.