Insiders sold shares of the following companies on Wednesday, August 21, 2013
American Capital (NASDAQ:ACAS): Flax Samuel Allan (EVP, GC and Secretary) sold 813 shares at a price of $12.70.
American Capital Ltd operates as a publicly traded private equity firm and global asset manager and invests in private equity, private debt, private real estate securities and other investments, technology investments, and special situation investments.
Advanced Energy Industries (NASDAQ:AEIS): Schatz Douglas S (Director) sold 20,916 shares at a price of $19.18.
Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH): Obrien James J /ky (Chief Executive Officer) sold 87,712 shares at a price of $86.61.
Ashland Inc. is a global specialty chemicals company that provides products, services and solutions that meet customer needs throughout a variety of industries.
Aptargroup (NYSE:ATR): Kampouri Monnas Giovanna (Director) sold 5,484 shares at a price of $59.26.
Aircastle Limited (NYSE:AYR): Inglese Michael (CFO) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $16.73.
Aircastle Ltd acquires, leases and sells high-utility commercial jet aircraft to passenger and cargo airlines throughout the world.
Natus Medical Inc. (NASDAQ:BABY): Hawkins James B (President and CEO) sold 22,190 shares at a price of $12.78.
Natus Medical is a provider of healthcare products used for the screening, detection, treatment, monitoring medical ailments in newborn care, hearing impairment, neurological dysfunction, epilepsy, sleep disorders, and balance and mobility disorders.
Bancfirst Corp. (NASDAQ:BANF): Harlow David R (Regional Executive) sold 2,919 shares at a price of $53.05.
BancFirst Corporation is a financial holding company through its subsidiary, BancFirst provides a full range of commercial banking services to retail customers and small to medium-sized businesses.
Berjaya Philippines Inc (NASDAQ:BCOR): Emans Eric Michael (CFO and Treasurer) sold 2,400 shares at a price of $19.99.
Blucora Inc develops search tools and technologies that help consumers find content and information on the Internet. Its search solutions enable Internet users to locate and view content, information, merchants, individuals, and products online.
Balchem Corp. (NASDAQ:BCPC): Rossi Dino A (President & CEO) sold 7,500 shares at a price of $50.35.
Balchem Corporation is engaged in the development, manufacture and marketing of specialty performance ingredients and products for the food, nutritional, feed, pharmaceutical and medical sterilization industries.
Belden Inc (NYSE:BDC): Stroup John S (President and CEO) sold 79,700 shares at a price of $56.58.
Berkshire Hills Bancorp (NASDAQ:BHLB): Mahoney Cornelius D sold 11,355 shares at a price of $25.48.
Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc., is a holding company for Berkshire Bank. It offers a range of deposit, lending, investment, wealth management, and insurance products.
Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS): Martin Joseph R (Director) sold 6,479 shares at a price of $9.00.
Brooks Automation, Inc. is a provider of automation, vacuum and instrumentation solutions and is a valued business partner to original equipment manufacturers and equipment users throughout the world.
Broadwind Energy (NASDAQ:BWEN): Marxe Austin W & Greenhouse David M (10% Owner) sold 7,481 shares at a price of $6.00.
Broadwind Energy, Inc. is an independent, horizontally integrated supplier of customized products and services to the U.S. wind industry.
Bally Technologies (NYSE:BYI): Lerner Mark (SVP, Secretary) sold 4,500 shares at a price of $71.45.
Bally Technologies, Inc. is a diversified gaming company that innovates, designs, manufactures, operates, and distributes advanced technology-based gaming devices, systems and server-based solutions.
Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:CCI): Young James D (SVP & Chief Operating Officer) sold 1,260 shares at a price of $69.07.
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.
Cabot Microelectronics Corp. (NASDAQ:CCMP): Wobby Daniel S (VP, Global Sales) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $36.78.
Cabot Microelectronics Corporation is a supplier of high-performance polishing slurries used in the manufacture of advanced integrated circuit (IC) devices within the semiconductor industry, in a process called chemical mechanical planarization (CMP).
Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO): Blum Strategic Gp Iv, L.l.c. (10% Owner) sold 52,280 shares at a price of $2.72.
Cullen/Frost Bankers (NYSE:CFR): Berman Bobby (Group Executive Vice President) sold 17,800 shares at a price of $72.99.
Cullen Frost Bankers, Inc., is a financial holding and a bank holding Company that provides an array of products and services throughout numerous Texas markets through its subsidiaries.
Con-Way Inc (NYSE:CNW): Bruffett Stephen L (EVP & CFO) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $43.73.
Con-way Inc provides transportation, logistics and supply-chain management services for a wide range of manufacturing, industrial and retail customers. The Company's business units operate in regional and transcontinental.
Calpine Corp. (NYSE:CPN): Mosbacher Robert A Jr sold 8,000 shares at a price of $19.14.
Calpine Corp is wholesale power generation company, which owns and operates natural gas-fired and geothermal power plants in North America.
Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO): Elfrink Wim (EVP, Chief Globalisation Ofr) sold 100,000 shares at a price of $24.54.
Cisco Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures and sells Internet Protocol based networking and other products related to the communications and information technology industry and provides services associated with these products and their use.
Centurylink (NYSE:CTL): Zimmel Joseph (Director) sold 11,344 shares at a price of $32.62.
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.
Neuralstem (NYSE:CUR): Johe Karl (Chief Scientific Officer) sold 20,000 shares at a price of $1.55.
Neuralstem Inc is an biotechnology company, which is engaged in the development and commercialization of treatments for central nervous system disease based on transplanting human neural stem cells and the use of small molecule drugs.
Enernoc (NASDAQ:ENOC): Healy Timothy G (Chairman & CEO) sold 11,700 shares at a price of $14.84.
EnerNOC, Inc is a service company, which provides full-service demand response and energy management solutions.
Exar Corp. (NASDAQ:EXAR): Leza Richard L (Director) sold 8,750 shares at a price of $13.68.
Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO): Lord Gene D (EVP & Chief Operating Officer) sold 70,000 shares at a price of $22.86.
Flowers Foods, Inc., is a producer and marketer of packaged bakery foods for retail and foodservice customers. It consists of two business segments: direct-store-delivery and warehouse delivery.
Financial Engines (NASDAQ:FNGN): Berg-lacy E. Olena (Director) sold 7,375 shares at a price of $50.96.
Financial Engines, Inc is a provider of independent, technology-enabled portfolio management services, investment advice and retirement help to participants in employer-sponsored defined contribution retirement plans, such as 401(k) plans.
Glacier Bancorp (NASDAQ:GBCI): Fetscher Allen J (Director) sold 30,000 shares at a price of $24.37.
Glacier Bancorp, Inc. is a regional multi-bank holding company, which provides a range of banking services to individual and corporate customers in Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Colorado, Utah and Washington through its bank subsidiaries.
Geo Group Inc (NYSE:GEO): Carlson Norman A (Director) sold 1,000 shares at a price of $32.36.
GEO Group, Inc, is a provider of government-outsourced services specializing in the management of correctional, detention and mental health facilities in the United States, Australia, South Africa, the United Kingdom and Canada.
Hawaiian Holdings (NASDAQ:HA): Boyer Brian E. (Director) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $7.25.
Hawaiian Holdings, Inc., is engaged in the scheduled air transportation of passengers and cargo amongst the Hawaiian Islands (the Neighbor Island routes), between the Hawaiian Islands and certain cities in the United States and other world countries.
Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL): Cornelison Albert O Jr (EVP and General Counsel) sold 2,906 shares at a price of $47.50.
Halliburton Company is a provider of services and products to the energy industry related to the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas.
Helen Of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELE): Oppenheim Richard J (Controller) sold 600 shares at a price of $40.95.
Helen of Troy, Ltd. a global designer, developer, importer, marketer and distributor of an expanding portfolio of brand-name consumer products. It has three segments: Personal Care, Housewares and Healthcare / Home Environment.
Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE:HPY): Palmer Jonathan J sold 5,000 shares at a price of $37.74.
Henry Schein (NASDAQ:HSIC): Sullivan Louis W (Director) sold 15,000 shares at a price of $103.91.
Henry Schein, Inc. is a distributor of healthcare products & services to office-based healthcare practitioners in the combined North American & European markets.
Iberiabank Corp. (NASDAQ:IBKC): Strader Hunter Gregg (Other) sold 3,604 shares at a price of $56.02.
Iberiabank Corp is a financial holding company, which offers commercial and retail banking products and services to customers through IBERIABANK and Pulaski Bank.
Intercontinentalexchange (NYSE:ICE): Crisp Charles R (Director) sold 1,000 shares at a price of $181.37.
IntercontinentalExchange, Inc. is a global futures exchange and over-the-counter market operator. It operates the electronic futures and OTC marketplace for trading of energy, soft agricultural commodities, credit default swaps and financial products.
Imax Corp. (NYSE:IMAX): Gelfond Richard L (Chief Executive Officer) sold 16,667 shares at a price of $27.09.
International Rectifier Corp. (NYSE:IRF): Bixler Timothy E (VP General Counsel & Secretary) sold 15,000 shares at a price of $25.06.
J2 Global Communications Inc (NASDAQ:JCOM): Griggs Kathleen (Chief Financial Officer) sold 1,635 shares at a price of $50.00.
Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR): Rahim Rami (EVP Platform Systems Division) sold 15,000 shares at a price of $20.39.
Juniper Networks Inc designs, develops and sells innovative products and services that together provide its customers with high-performance network infrastructure built on simplicity, security, openness and scale.
Kar Auction Services Inc (NYSE:KAR): Byrd Warren W (EVP of Corp Dev & Real Estate) sold 2,000 shares at a price of $27.00.
Unitrin (NYSE:KMPR): Vie Richard Carl (Director) sold 2,000 shares at a price of $34.98.
Kemper Corp through its subsidiaries, serves the basic financial needs of individuals, families and small businesses by providing property and casualty insurance, life and health insurance, and automobile finance services
Liberty Media Corp. (NASDAQ:LINTA): Gilchrist Malcolm Ian Grant (Director) sold 1,500 shares at a price of $22.07.
Liberty Interactive owns interests in subsidiaries and other companies which are primarily engaged in the video and on-line commerce industries.
Lincoln National Corp. (NYSE:LNC): Miller Douglas N (SVP & CAO) sold 4,000 shares at a price of $42.77.
Lincoln National Corp is a holding company, which operates multiple insurance and retirement businesses through subsidiary companies.
Laredo Petroleum Holdings Inc (NYSE:LPI): Foutch Randy A (Chairman & CEO) sold 100,000 shares at a price of $23.75.
Laredo Petroleum Holdings Inc is an independent energy company focused on the exploration, development and acquisition of oil and natural gas in the Permian and Mid-Continent regions of the United States.
Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP): Little Mitchell R (VP, WW Sales and Appns.) sold 4,891 shares at a price of $38.80.
Microchip Technology Inc., develops and manufactures specialized semiconductor products used by its customers for a variety of embedded control applications.
Meredith Corp. (NYSE:MDP): Craigie James sold 2,600 shares at a price of $45.01.
Meredith Corporation engages in magazine publishing and related brand licensing, television broadcasting, integrated marketing, interactive media, and video production related operations. The Company operates two business segments: national & local media.
Mercadolibre (NASDAQ:MELI): Rabinovich Daniel (SVP-Chief Technology Officer) sold 1,158 shares at a price of $129.23.
Mercadolibre, Inc.operates an online trading site for the Latin American markets. The Company's website allows businesses and individuals to list items and conduct sales and purchases online.
Mistras Group Inc (NYSE:MG): Genesi Ralph L. (Group EVP, Marketing and Sales) sold 8,784 shares at a price of $18.16.
Mistras Group, Inc. is a provider of technology-enabled Asset Protection Solutions used to evaluate the structural integrity of critical energy, industrial and public infrastructure.
Momenta Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:MNTA): Wheeler Craig A (President) sold 2,109 shares at a price of $14.47.
Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biotechnology company with a product pipeline of both complex mixture generic and novel drugs.
Molina Healthcare Inc (NYSE:MOH): Orlando Steven J (Director) sold 3,000 shares at a price of $35.01.
Molina Healthcare, Inc. is a multi-state managed care organization participating in government-sponsored health care programs for low-income persons, such as the Medicaid program and the Children's Health Insurance Program.
Mercury Computer Systems (NASDAQ:MRCY): Thibaud Didier M C (President, MCE) sold 5,365 shares at a price of $8.90.
Mercury Systems Inc provides open sensor and Big Data processing systems, software and services for commercial, defense and intelligence applications. It has worked on various programs, namely Aegis, Patriot, SEWIP, Gorgon Stare and Predator/Reaper.