Insiders sold shares of the following companies on Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Aaron's Inc. (NYSE:AAN): Robinson Ray M (Director) sold 3,375 shares at a price of $28.31.
The Advisory Board Company (NASDAQ:ABCO): Williams Frank J (Director) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $58.12.
Advisory Board Company provides best practices research and analysis, business intelligence and software tools, and installation support and management and advisory services to organizations including hospitals, health systems etc.
Amcol International Corp. (NYSE:ACO): Weaver Paul C (Director) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $34.80.
AMCOL International Corporation is a global, specialty minerals company and provides a diverse group of industrial and consumer product lines.
Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM): Luthar Vikram (Group Vice President, Finance) sold 2,048 shares at a price of $38.52.
Archer-Daniels Midland Company is a processor of oilseeds, corn, wheat, cocoa, and other feedstuffs and is a manufacturer of vegetable oil and protein meal, corn sweeteners, flour, biodiesel, ethanol, and other value-added food and feed ingredients.
Audience Inc. (NASDAQ:ADNC): Cox Barry L /adv (Director) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $10.07.
Advent Software (NASDAQ:ADVS): Mcdermott Edward H (10% Owner) sold 7,261,844 shares at a price of $25.78.
Aegerion Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AEGR): Smith Sandford D (Director) sold 1,537 shares at a price of $92.25.
Advanced Energy Industries (NASDAQ:AEIS): Schatz Douglas S (Director) sold 15,000 shares at a price of $20.70.
Agco Corp. (NYSE:AGCO): Veltmaat Hans Bernd (Sr VP, Chief Supply Chain Off.) sold 6,896 shares at a price of $56.50.
AGCO Corporation is a manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment and related replacement parts worldwide. It sells a range of agricultural equipment, including tractors, combines, self-propelled sprayers, hay tools etc.
Air Methods Corp. (NASDAQ:AIRM): Keck Sharon J (Chief Acctg Officer) sold 15,000 shares at a price of $41.09.
Air Methods Corp. is a provider of air medical emergency transport services and systems throughout the United States of America. It also designs, manufactures, and installs medical aircraft interiors and other aerospace and medical transport products.
Allison Transmission Holdings (NYSE:ALSN): Price Robert M. (VP, Human Resources) sold 2,026 shares at a price of $22.53.
Allison Transmission Holdings, Inc engages in the design and manufacture of commercial and military fully-automatic transmissions and hybrid-propulsion systems for transit buses.
Ameriprise Financial Services (NYSE:AMP): Froude Donald E (Pres., Personal Advisors Group) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $90.25.
Ameriprise Financial, Inc. through its subsidiaries is engaged in providing financial planning, products and services as solutions for its clients' cash and liquidity, asset accumulation, income, protection and estate and wealth transfer needs.
Activision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI): Tippl Thomas (Chief Operating Officer) sold 737,220 shares at a price of $17.26.
Activision Blizzard, Inc., through Activision Publishing, Inc., develops and publishes interactive software products and content, with a focus on developing and publishing video games on various consoles, handheld platforms and PC.
Avx Corp. (NYSE:AVX): Kuba Tetsuo (Director) sold 15,000 shares at a price of $13.10.
AVX Corporation is a worldwide manufacturer and supplier of passive electronic components and related products. Its passive electronic component products are ceramic and tantalum capacitors, film capacitors, varistors, filters and other components.
Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI): Robinson Ray M sold 1,815 shares at a price of $87.72.
Acuity Brands Inc is a provider of lighting fixtures, control devices, components, systems and services for commercial and institutional, industrial, infrastructure, and residential applications for various markets.
Aircastle Limited (NYSE:AYR): Merriman Ronald (Director) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $16.83.
Aircastle Ltd acquires, leases and sells high-utility commercial jet aircraft to passenger and cargo airlines throughout the world.
Autozone (NYSE:AZO): Mrkonic George R Jr (Director) sold 557 shares at a price of $431.62.
AutoZone Inc is a retailer and distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories in the United States. Each of our stores carries an extensive product line for cars, sport utility vehicles, vans and light trucks, etc.
Brink's Company (NYSE:BCO): Dziedzic Joseph W (Vice President and CFO) sold 7,135 shares at a price of $28.27.
C.R. Bard (NYSE:BCR): Alterio Sharon M (Group Vice President) sold 7,879 shares at a price of $117.43.
C.R. Bard, Inc. is engaged in the design, manufacture, packaging, distribution and sale of medical, surgical, diagnostic and patient care devices.
Belden Inc (NYSE:BDC): Bloomfield Kevin L (SVP, Secretary & Gen. Counsel) sold 22,000 shares at a price of $57.61.
Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE:BHI): Marsh William D (VP, General Counsel) sold 1,645 shares at a price of $47.54.
Baker Hughes Inc., operates in the oilfield services industry. It provides products and services for drilling and evaluation of oil and gas wells; completion and production of oil and gas wells; fluids and chemicals and reservoir technology.
B M C SOFTWARE (NYSE:BMC): Beauchamp Robert E (Chairman, President & CEO) sold 100,000 shares at a price of $46.02.
BMC Software, Inc., is a software company and it provides IT management solutions for large, mid-sized and small enterprises and public sector organizations around the world.
Caci International (NYSE:CACI): Wallace William S (Director) sold 187 shares at a price of $68.29.
CACI International, Inc. is a provider of information solutions and services to the U.S. government.
Conagra Foods (NYSE:CAG): Gehring John (EVP and CFO) sold 40,000 shares at a price of $36.49.
ConAgra Foods, Inc. is a food company, supplying frozen potato and sweet potato products, as well as other vegetable, spice, and grain products to a variety of restaurants, food service operators and commercial customers.
Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:CCI): Young James D (SVP & Chief Operating Officer) sold 6,300 shares at a price of $69.04.
Crown Castle International Corp owns, operates and leases towers and other communication structures. It also provides network services to its customers, including initial antenna installation and augmentation, network design and site selection.
Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO): Blum Strategic Gp Iv, L.l.c. (10% Owner) sold 50,000 shares at a price of $3.21.
Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL): Thompson Delia H (SrVP Investor Relations) sold 30,950 shares at a price of $60.73.
Colgate Palmolive Company manufactures and markets a number of products in the U.S. and around the world in two distinct business segments: Oral, Personal and Home Care; and Pet Nutrition.
Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI): Ward Pat (VP - Chief Financial Officer) sold 4,000 shares at a price of $124.95.
Cummins, Inc. designs, manufactures, distributes and services diesel and natural gas engines, electric power generation systems and engine-related component products.
Concur Technologies (NASDAQ:CNQR): Montesdeoca Maria Isabel (SVP & GM, EMEA) sold 1,656 shares at a price of $99.73.
Concur Technologies, Inc. is a global provider of on-demand Employee Spend Management solutions.Its solutions unite online travel procurement with automated expense reporting, streamline corporate event management.
Columbia Sportswear Company (NASDAQ:COLM): Bany Sarah (Director) sold 3,106 shares at a price of $61.32.
Columbia Sportswear Company is engaged in the design, develop, market and distribute active outdoor apparel, footwear, accessories and equipment under four primary brands: Columbia, Mountain Hardwear, Sorel and Montrail.
Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA): Taylor Jeffrey W (Director) sold 267 shares at a price of $54.50.
Computer Programs And Systems (NASDAQ:CPSI): Hutchison Lyle E (Vice President - Sales) sold 2,060 shares at a price of $56.47.
Computer Programs and Systems, Inc. is a healthcare information technology company that designs, develops, markets, installs and supports computerized information technology systems to meet the unique demands of small and midsize hospitals.
Chiquita Brands International (NYSE:CQB): Thompson James E (SVP, General Counsel & Sec) sold 467 shares at a price of $12.46.
Chiquita Brands International and its subsidiaries operate as an international marketer and distributor of bananas and other fresh produce sold under the Chiquita(r) and other brand.
Crane Company (NYSE:CR): Perlitz Thomas J (VP Corp Strtgy Grp Pres Cntrls) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $61.24.
Crane Company manufactures engineered industrial products. Its five business segments are: Aerospace & Electronics; Engineered Materials; Merchandising Systems; Fluid Handling; and Controls.
Centurylink (NYSE:CTL): Melville C G Jr (Director) sold 400 shares at a price of $33.88.
CenturyLink Inc together with its subsidiaries is an integrated communications company engaged primarily in providing a broad array of communications services including local and long distance voice, data, Internet access & broadband services etc.
Dun & Bradstreet Corp. (NYSE:DNB): Pietrontone Anthony Jr (PAO & Corporate Controller) sold 16,574 shares at a price of $106.71.
Dun & Bradstreet Corporation is a source of commercial information and insight on businesses. It manages its business through two segments - North America and International.
DOW Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW): Allemang Arnold A (Director) sold 50,028 shares at a price of $37.49.
Dow Chemical Co is a manufacturer and supplier of products used primarily as raw materials in the manufacture of customer products and services. It serves industries including appliance; automotive; agricultural; building and construction & among others.
Duke Energy Corp. (NYSE:DUK): Yates Lloyd M (Executive VP, Reg Utilities) sold 8,689 shares at a price of $71.22.
Duke Energy Corporation is an energy company. Its regulated utility operations serve 4 million customers located in five states in the Southeast and Midwest United States, representing a population of approximately 12 million people.
Drew Industries Inc. (NYSE:DW): Abrams Leigh J (Director) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $44.23.
Drew Industries, Inc. through its wholly-owned subsidiaries manufactures an array of components for recreational vehicles (RVs) and manufactured homes.
Edison International (NYSE:EIX): Adler Robert L (Exec. VP and General Counsel) sold 62,294 shares at a price of $48.48.
Edison International through its subsidiaries, is a generator and distributor of electric power and an investor in infrastructure and energy assets, including renewable energy.
Endologix Inc (NASDAQ:ELGX): Schreck Stefan (Vice President) sold 29,000 shares at a price of $15.88.
Emc Corp. (NYSE:EMC): Coviello Arthur W Jr (Executive Chairman, RSA) sold 24,216 shares at a price of $27.00.
EMC Corporation and its subsidiaries develop, deliver and support the Information Technology industry's a range of information infrastructure technologies and solutions.
Energizer Holdings (NYSE:ENR): Mccolgan John James (Principal Accounting Officer) sold 7,664 shares at a price of $99.63.
Energizer Holdings, Inc is the manufacturers and marketers of primary batteries, portable lighting and personal care products in the wet shave, skin care, feminine care and infant care categories.
Evercore Partners Inc (NYSE:EVR): Walsh Robert B (Principal Financial Officer) sold 20,000 shares at a price of $47.58.
An independent investment banking advisory firm that provides advisory services to prominent multinational corporations on significant mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, financings and other strategic corporate transactions.
Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB): Schroepfer Michael Todd (Chief Technology Officer) sold 90,000 shares at a price of $38.16.
Facebook Inc operates a social networking website. Millions of people use Facebook everyday to keep up with friends, upload an unlimited number of photos, share links and videos, and learn more about the people they meet.
Fei Company (NASDAQ:FEIC): Huijser Arie (Director) sold 2,500 shares at a price of $77.50.
FEI Company is a supplier of scientific instruments for nanoscale applications and solutions for industry and science. Its products include transmission electron microscopes, or TEMs; scanning electron microscopes, or SEMs; DualBeamTM systems.
Franklin Electric Co. (NASDAQ:FELE): Davis Delancey W (Vice President) sold 2,438 shares at a price of $38.35.
First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC): Lefferson C Douglas (EVP & COO) sold 4,849 shares at a price of $16.20.
Fiserv (NASDAQ:FISV): Yabuki Jeffery W (President & CEO) sold 4,000 shares at a price of $101.19.
Fiserv, Inc. provides information management and electronic commerce systems and services, including transaction processing, electronic bill payment and presentment, business process outsourcing, document distribution services and software.
Fleetcor Technologies (NYSE:FLT): Freund Charles Richard (President, Developing Markets) sold 17,630 shares at a price of $97.96.
Fleetcor Technologies, Inc. provides specialized payment products and services to commercial fleets, oil companies, and petroleum marketers in North America, Europe, Africa, and Asia.
F.N.B. Corp. (NYSE:FNB): Mccarthy Robert J Jr (Director) sold 100,000 shares at a price of $12.91.
F.N.B. Corporation through its subsidiaries, provides a range of financial services to consumers and small- to medium-sized businesses in its market areas.
Furiex Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:FURX): Corr Peter B (Director) sold 7,500 shares at a price of $39.74.
Fxcm Inc. (NYSE:FXCM): Sassoon David S. (General Counsel) sold 1,250 shares at a price of $18.00.
FXCM Inc. is an online provider of FX trading and related services to over 165,000 retail and institutional customers globally.
Gabelli Dividend (NYSE:GDV): Gabelli Mario J (Director) sold 52,000 shares at a price of $20.14.
The funds investment objective is to provide a high level of total return on its assets with an emphasis on dividends and income. Under normal market conditions, the Fund will invest at least 80% of the value of its total assets in dividend paying or incom