Insiders purchased shares of the following companies on Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Anacor Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ANAC): Parker Geoffrey M. (Senior Vice President and CFO) purchased 20,000 shares at a price of $5.22.
Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel small-molecule therapeutics derived from its boron chemistry platform.
Build-A-Bear Workshop (NYSE:BBW): Pinnau Thomas E. (Director) purchased 9,000 shares at a price of $6.22.
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. is a retailer of plush animals and related products.
Central Europe And Russia Fund (NYSE:CEE): Hopp Franz Wilhelm (Director) purchased 362 shares at a price of $30.37.
Carmike Cinemas (NASDAQ:CKEC): Passman S David Iii (President and CEO) purchased 317 shares at a price of $17.01.
Carmike Cinemas, Inc. is a motion picture exhibitor in the United States. It owns, operates over 200 theatres with 2,277 screens located in 35 states. It operates motion picture theatres generating revenues through admissions and concessions sales.
Cognizant Technology Solutions (NASDAQ:CTSH): Klein John E (Director) purchased 7,500 shares at a price of $62.78.
Aberdeen Asia-Pacific (NYSE:FAX): Michael Anthony John (Vice President) purchased 5,000 shares at a price of $6.61.
The Funds investment objective is to seek current income. It may also achieve incidental capital appreciation. To achieve its investment objective, the Fund may invest up to 80% of its total assets in Asian debt securities, and may be denominated in an Asi
New Germany Fund (NYSE:GF): Hopp Franz Wilhelm (Director) purchased 608 shares at a price of $18.09.
Nuveen Floating Rate (NYSE:JFR): Caraher Scott C. (Other) purchased 4,000 shares at a price of $12.22.
Closed-end investment company
Lakeland Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:LKFN): Hiatt Thomas (Director) purchased 72 shares at a price of $27.67.
Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corp. (NYSE:MNR): Landy Michael P (President and CEO) purchased 1,000 shares at a price of $10.10.
Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation is engaged in the ownership and management of industrial buildings subject to long-term net-leases, mainly to investment grade tenants.
Monarch Financial Holdings (NASDAQ:MNRK): Schwartz Brad E (CEO, Monarch Bank) purchased 500 shares at a price of $10.60.
Monarch Financial Holdings, Inc. is a holding Company, which through Monarch Bank, is engaged in business and consumer banking, investment and insurance sales, and mortgage origination and brokerage.
National Penn Bancshares (NASDAQ:NPBC): Martin Christian F Iv (Director) purchased 1,039 shares at a price of $9.62.
National Penn Bancshares is a bank holding company, which provides commercial and consumer banking services to its customers.
Questcor Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:QCOR): Russell Angus C. (Director) purchased 3,250 shares at a price of $46.15.
Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc is a biopharmaceutical company, provides prescription drugs for the treatment of multiple sclerosis, nephrotic syndrome, and infantile spasms indications. Its products include H.P. Acthar Gel and Doral.
Rentrak Corp. (NASDAQ:RENT): Livek William Paul (Chief Executive Officer) purchased 5,000 shares at a price of $20.56.
RBC Bearings Inc. (NASDAQ:ROLL): Stewart Edward (Director) purchased 1,000 shares at a price of $52.44.
RBC Bearings Incorporated is an international manufacturer and marketer of highly engineered precision plain, roller and ball bearings.
Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:SRPT): Chase Anthony R (Director) purchased 10,000 shares at a price of $38.50.
Sarepta Therapeutics formerly AVI BioPharma remains focused on developing RNA-based therapeutics to improve and save the lives of people affected by serious and life-threatening rare and infectious diseases.
Sws Group (NYSE:SWS): Jobe Larry A (Director) purchased 10,500 shares at a price of $5.68.
United Fire & Casualty Company (NASDAQ:UFCS): Scharmer Neal R (VP/General Counsel/Corp Sec) purchased 6 shares at a price of $27.25.
Vector Group Ltd (NYSE:VGR): Lebow Bennett S (Director) purchased 300,000 shares at a price of $15.96.
Vector Group Ltd. is engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes in the U.S.; and in the real estate business through its subsidiaries.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (NYSE:VRX): Segal Lloyd Mitchell (Director) purchased 140 shares at a price of $85.45.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc is a specialty pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and markets a broad range of pharmaceutical products primarily in the areas of neurology, dermatology and branded generics.
Vectren Corp. (NYSE:VVC): Jones Robert G (Director) purchased 95 shares at a price of $33.92.
Vectren Corporation is an energy holding company, which through its subsidiaries provide gas and/or electricity to customers in adjoining service territories that cover nearly two-thirds of Indiana and west central Ohio.