Insiders sold shares of the following companies on Thursday, December 05, 2013
Autodesk (NASDAQ:ADSK): Blum Steven M sold 55,000 shares at a price of $46.00.
Autodesk, Inc. is a design software and services company, offering customers progressive business solutions. It serves customers in the architecture, engineering and construction, manufacturing, and digital media and entertainment industries.
Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corp. (NYSE:AGM): Faivre-davis Sara Louise sold 100 shares at a price of $34.07.
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG): Mcgrath Susan E sold 7,619 shares at a price of $46.00.
Amerisafe (NASDAQ:AMSF): Frost G. Janelle sold 5,240 shares at a price of $42.52.
Amerisafe Inc. is a specialty provider of workers' compensation insurance focused on small to mid-sized employers engaged in hazardous industries, principally construction, trucking and agriculture.
Accuray Incorporated (NASDAQ:ARAY): Davila Elizabeth H sold 8,000 shares at a price of $7.74.
Accuray, Inc. designs, develops and sells the CyberKnife system, an image-guided robotic radiosurgery system used for the treatment of solid tumors anywhere in the body.
Airgas (NYSE:ARG): Wolf Ellen C sold 16,056 shares at a price of $106.64.
Airgas, Inc. through its subsidiaries, is a distributor of industrial, medical, and specialty gases and hardgoods, such as welding equipment and supplies.
Anixter International Inc. (NYSE:AXE): Faber Terrance sold 700 shares at a price of $89.18.
Anixter International Inc. distributes communications & electrical wire, cable products and fasteners and other small parts. Its products include data, video, & security products used to connect personal computers, peripheral equipment &, among others.
American Express Company (NYSE:AXP): Gupta Ashwini sold 102,500 shares at a price of $84.37.
American Express Co is a global payments, network and travel company, which offers credit payment card products and travel-related services to consumers and businesses around the world.
Biogen Idec Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB): Sandrock Alfred sold 439 shares at a price of $285.90.
Biogen Idec Inc is a biotechnology company which develops, manufactures & markets therapies, focusing on neurology, oncology, and immunology for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases, hemophilia and autoimmune disorders.
Ball Corp. (NYSE:BLL): Hayes John A sold 20,000 shares at a price of $49.47.
Ball Corporation is a supplier of metal and plastic packaging to the beverage, food and household products industries.
Bristow Group Inc (NYSE:BRS): Cannon Stephen J sold 2,060 shares at a price of $78.36.
Bristow Group, Inc. is a provider of helicopter services to the worldwide offshore energy industry and one of two helicopter service providers to the offshore energy industry with global operations.
Cabot Corp. (NYSE:CBT): Cordeiro Eduardo E sold 48,753 shares at a price of $48.22.
Cabot Corporation is a global specialty chemicals and performance materials Company which operates in four business segments: the Core Segment; the Performance Segment; the New Business Segment and the Specialty Fluids Segment.
Cabot Microelectronics Corp. (NASDAQ:CCMP): Smith Stephen R sold 25,661 shares at a price of $44.27.
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).
Chemtura (NYSE:CHMT): Cross Chet sold 1,200 shares at a price of $25.97.
Chemtura Corporation manufactures and markets polymer and specialty chemical products. Its businesses are grouped into five reporting segments: Polymer Additives, Performance Specialties, Consumer Products, Crop Protection and Other.
Ciena Corp. (NASDAQ:CIEN): Moylan James E Jr sold 1,000 shares at a price of $21.37.
Ciena Corporation is a provider of equipment, software and service solutions that support the transport, switching, aggregation and management of voice, video and data traffic on communications networks.
Centerpoint Energy Inc (NYSE:CNP): Mcclanahan David M sold 106,100 shares at a price of $23.01.
CenterPoint Energy, Inc is a public utility holding company, which operates in electric transmission and distribution facilities, natural gas distribution facilities, interstate pipelines and natural gas gathering, processing and treating facilities.
Concur Technologies (NASDAQ:CNQR): Pelzer Francis J. sold 1,000 shares at a price of $95.68.
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.
Centurylink (NYSE:CTL): Melville C G Jr sold 500 shares at a price of $30.79.
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.
Cognizant Technology Solutions (NASDAQ:CTSH): Frank Malcolm sold 432 shares at a price of $93.37.
Cyberonics (NASDAQ:CYBX): Verratti Mark sold 18,750 shares at a price of $71.12.
Cyberonics, Inc. is a medical device company. It is engaged in the design, development, sales and marketing of implantable medical devices that provide a unique therapy for the treatment of refractory epilepsy and treatment-resistant depression.
Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF): Davis Tom C sold 27,577 shares at a price of $18.50.
Dean Foods Company is a food and beverage company in the United States, which conducts its business through three business segments: Fresh Dairy Direct, WhiteWave-Alpro and Morningstar.
Delek US Holdings (NYSE:DK): Maslowe Philip L sold 1,329 shares at a price of $30.75.
A holding company, which is engaged in energy business focused on petroleum refining, wholesale sales of refined products and retail marketing.
Electronics For Imaging (NASDAQ:EFII): Maydan Dan sold 625 shares at a price of $38.74.
Electronics For Imaging Inc. deals in color digital print controllers, super-wide format printers and inks and print management solutions.
Edwards Lifesciences Corp. (NYSE:EW): Mussallem Michael A sold 29,500 shares at a price of $64.90.
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation is a provider of products and technologies designed to treat advanced cardiovascular disease. Its products are categorized into four main areas: Heart Valve Therapy; Critical Care; Cardiac Surgery Systems; and Vascular.
Express (NYSE:EXPR): Rafferty John J sold 6,900 shares at a price of $25.00.
Express, Inc. is a specialty apparel and accessories retailer of women's and men's merchandise, targeting the 20 to 30 year old customer. Express merchandise is sold through the Company's retail stores and website.
Fiserv (NASDAQ:FISV): Gianoni Michael P sold 22,716 shares at a price of $110.05.
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.
Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO): Hysell Robert B sold 22,612 shares at a price of $21.51.
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.
First Merchants Corp. (NASDAQ:FRME): Martin John sold 5,981 shares at a price of $20.54.
Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG): Johnson Dale D sold 27,000 shares at a price of $76.00.
Graco Inc. and its subsidiaries design, manufacture and sell equipment that pumps, meters, mixes, dispenses and sprays a wide variety of fluids and semi-solids.
Greenlight Capital Re (NASDAQ:GLRE): Goldberg Leonard R sold 4,016 shares at a price of $33.26.
GENOMED INC (OTC:GMED): Davidar David D sold 75,000 shares at a price of $19.25.
Globus Medical Inc is a medical device company focused exclusively on the design, development and commercialization of products that promote healing in patients with spine disorders.
Gp Strategies Corp. (NYSE:GPX): Geller Marshall S sold 2,000 shares at a price of $28.86.
Guidewire Software Inc. Common (NYSE:GWRE): Conway Craig sold 12,000 shares at a price of $46.72.
Guidewire Software Inc is a provider of core system software to the global property and casualty, or P&C, insurance industry. A P&C insurance carrier's business: underwriting and policy administration, claims management and billing.
Haynes International (NASDAQ:HAYN): Getz Robert sold 421 shares at a price of $54.24.
H&E Equipment Services (NASDAQ:HEES): Bagley Gary W sold 19,544 shares at a price of $28.43.
H&E Equipment Services, Inc. is an integrated equipment services company in the United States. It is focused on heavy construction and industrial equipment.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide (NYSE:HOT): Hicks Christie N sold 1,303 shares at a price of $75.00.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. operates hotel and leisure business both directly and through its subsidiaries. Its brand names include St. Regis, The Luxury Collection, W, Westin and Le M??ridien.
Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM): Peterson Marissa T sold 1,147 shares at a price of $103.54.
Humana Inc. offers an health and supplemental benefit products for employer groups, government benefit programs and individuals.
Infinera Corp. (NASDAQ:INFN): Welch David F sold 10,000 shares at a price of $9.00.
Infinera Corporation is a provider of optical networking systems based on Photonic Integration technology.
World Fuel Services Corp. (NYSE:INT): Birns Ira M sold 6,000 shares at a price of $39.75.
World Fuel Services Corporation is global fuel Logistics Company engaged in the marketing and sale of marine, aviation and land fuel products and related services.
International Rectifier Corp. (NYSE:IRF): Attiyeh Robert S sold 10,000 shares at a price of $24.98.
Lincoln Electric Holdings (NASDAQ:LECO): Hanks Stephen G sold 12,000 shares at a price of $71.65.
Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. is a manufacturer & reseller of welding and cutting products. Welding products include arc welding power sources, wire feeding systems, robotic welding packages, fume extraction equipment, consumable electrodes and fluxes.
Lender Processing Services Inc (NYSE:LPS): Scheuble Daniel T sold 383,988 shares at a price of $34.79.
Lender Processing Services Inc provides integrated technology and outsourced services to the mortgage lending industry in the United States. It operates in two segments: Technology, Data and Analytics; and Loan Transaction Services.
Magellan Health Services (NASDAQ:MGLN): Lerer Rene sold 28,321 shares at a price of $61.02.
Molina Healthcare Inc (NYSE:MOH): Orlando Steven J sold 2,500 shares at a price of $34.01.
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.
Marvell Technology Group (NASDAQ:MRVL): Feller Brad sold 40,000 shares at a price of $14.07.
Marvell Technology Group Ltd. is a global semiconductor provider of analog, mixed-signal, digital signal processing and embedded microprocessor integrated circuits.
Mindspeed Technologies (NASDAQ:MSPD): Adas Abdelnaser sold 1,000 shares at a price of $5.02.
Mindspeed Technologies, Inc designs, develops and sells semiconductor networking solutions for communications applications in enterprise, access, metropolitan and area networks.
Maxim Integrated Products (NASDAQ:MXIM): Bergman James R sold 5,000 shares at a price of $28.50.
Netsuite Inc (NYSE:N): Nelson Zachary sold 9,740 shares at a price of $95.34.
NetSuite, Inc. provides an on-demand, integrated business management application suite which offers Accounting/Enterprise Resource Planning, Customer Relationship Management & Ecommerce functionality to medium-sized businesses & other businesses.
Nanometrics Inc. (NASDAQ:NANO): Kisling Ronald W sold 125 shares at a price of $17.88.
Nanometrics Incorporated supplies advanced process control metrology systems used mainly in the manufacturing of semiconductors, solar photovoltaics and high-brightness LEDs as well as by customers in the silicon wafer and data storage industries.
Natural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC): Buffa Sandra sold 1,607 shares at a price of $40.00.
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc is a specialty retailer of natural and organic groceries and dietary supplements.
Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE:NOC): Flach Gloria A sold 16,246 shares at a price of $112.14.
Northrop Grumman Corporation is a global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity; command, control, communications and computers (C4) intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance.
Servicenow Inc. (NYSE:NOW): Schneider David sold 25,000 shares at a price of $52.47.
ServiceNow is a provider of cloud-based services that automate enterprise IT operations.
Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN): Feltz Stephen P sold 4,198 shares at a price of $42.00.
Northwest Natural Gas is mainly engaged in the distribution of natural gas in Oregon and southwest Washington.
Omnicell (NASDAQ:OMCL): Johnston Dan S sold 60,419 shares at a price of $23.26.
Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE:P): Kavner Robert M sold 10,000 shares at a price of $29.46.
Pandora Media, Inc provides internet radio services in USA.
Parker Drilling Company (NYSE:PKD): Parker Robert L Jr sold 20,781 shares at a price of $8.00.
Parker Drilling Company provides land and offshore contract drilling services and rental tools on a worldwide basis to major, independent and national oil and gas companies and integrated service providers.
The Children's Place Retail Stores (NASDAQ:PLCE): Scarpa Michael sold 2,303 shares at a price of $53.70.
Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. is a specialty retailer of children's apparel and accessories, ages newborn to 14 years old..
Polypore International Inc (NYSE:PPO): Hauswald Pierre sold 18,153 shares at a price of $38.00.
Polypore International, Inc. is global technology filtration company which develops, manufactures and markets specialized micro porous membranes used in separation and filtration processes.
Papa John's International (NASDAQ:PZZA): Thompson Anthony N sold 865 shares at a price of $85.64.
Papa John's International Inc operates and franchises pizza delivery and carryout restaurants and, in certain international markets, dine-in and restaurant-based delivery restaurants under the trademark 'Papa John's'.
Raven Industries (NASDAQ:RAVN): Stroschein Lon E sold 5,000 shares at a price of $39.21.
Raven Industries, Inc. is an industrial manufacturer providing a variety of products.
Transocean Inc. (NYSE:RIG): Toma Ihab Magdy sold 20,000 shares at a price of $50.07.
Transocean Ltd, is an international provider of offshore contract drilling services for oil and gas wells.
Rollins (NYSE:ROL): Wanzer Robert J sold 10,000 shares at a price of $28.44.
Rollins, Inc. provides pest and termite control services to residential and commercial customers in North America with international franchises in Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, Middle East and Asia.
Rpx Corporation (NASDAQ:RPXC): Barker Geoffrey T sold 7,500 shares at a price of $15.98.
RPX Corp. provides a subscription-based patent risk management solution that facilitates more efficient exchanges of value between owners and users of patents compared to transactions driven by actual or threatened litigation.