Insiders sold shares of the following companies on Thursday, February 07, 2013
Abaxis (NASDAQ:ABAX): Ines Alberto Santa (CFO and VP of Finance) sold 10,877 shares at a price of $44.35.
Abaxis, Inc. develops, manufactures, markets and sells portable blood analysis systems for use in the human or veterinary patient-care setting to provide clinicians with rapid blood constituent measurements.
Advanced Energy Industries (NASDAQ:AEIS): Wasserman Yuval (President Thin Films Bus. Unit) sold 41,990 shares at a price of $16.00.
Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. designs, manufactures, sells and supports industrial power conversion products that transform power into various usable forms.
Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corp. (NYSE:AGM): Faivre-davis Sara Louise sold 100 shares at a price of $35.05.
Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation provides agricultural real estate and rural housing mortgage loans in the secondary market in the United States.
American Woodmark Corp. (NASDAQ:AMWD): Brandt William F sold 2,000 shares at a price of $31.39.
American Woodmark Corporation manufactures and distributes kitchen cabinets and vanities for the remodeling and new home construction markets.
Angie's List Inc. (NASDAQ:ANGI): Oesterle William Seelye (Chief Executive Officer) sold 6,400 shares at a price of $12.60.
Angie's List, Inc. operates a consumer-driven solution for its members to research, hire, rate and review local professionals for critical needs, such as home, health care and automotive services.
Smith [A.O.] Corp. (NYSE:AOS): Smith Bruce M (Director) sold 1,372 shares at a price of $70.00.
A.O. Smith Corporation is a manufacturer of water heaters and boilers, serving a diverse mix of residential and commercial end markets mainly in the United States with a strong and growing international presence.
Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. (NYSE:BAH): Osborne Robert Stephen (EVP & General Counsel) sold 25,000 shares at a price of $13.50.
Booz Allen Hamilton, a strategy and technology consulting firm, is a provider of management and technology consulting services to the U.S. government in the defense, intelligence and civil markets.
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY): Castagna Eugene A (CFO and Treasurer) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $59.96.
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc., and its subsidiaries operates a chain of retail stores, operating under the names Bed Bath & Beyond ('BBB'), Christmas Tree Shops ('CTS'), Harmon and Harmon Face Values ('Harmon') and buybuy BABY.
BB&T Corp. (NYSE:BBT): Duck Barbara F (Sr. Executive Vice President) sold 44,963 shares at a price of $30.91.
BB&T Corporation is a financial holding company, which through its subsidiary, Branch Banking and Trust Company provides a range of banking services to individuals and businesses, and offers loans to businesses and consumers.
C.R. Bard (NYSE:BCR): White Tony L (Director) sold 2,400 shares at a price of $99.46.
C.R. Bard, Inc. is engaged in the design, manufacture, packaging, distribution and sale of medical, surgical, diagnostic and patient care devices.
Becton Dickinson And Company (NYSE:BDX): Kozy William A (Executive Vice President) sold 22,923 shares at a price of $87.56.
Becton, Dickinson & Co., is engaged in manufacturing and sale of medical supplies, devices, laboratory equipment and diagnostic products used by healthcare institutions, life science researchers, clinical laboratories, industry and the general public.
Biogen Idec Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB): Pangia Robert W (Director) sold 2,500 shares at a price of $165.55.
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.
Bally Technologies (NYSE:BYI): David Robbins sold 60,000 shares at a price of $47.60.
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.
Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT): Halverson Bradley M (Group President/CFO) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $98.90.
Caterpillar Inc. provides construction and mining equipment; diesel and natural gas engines and industrial gas turbines. It also provides financing alternatives to its customers.
Cavium Inc (NASDAQ:CAVM): Pangrazio Vincent P (SVP & General Counsel) sold 600 shares at a price of $35.01.
Cavium Inc is a provider of semiconductor processors that enable processing for networking, communications, storage, wireless, security, video and connected home and office applications.
Cbre Group Inc (NYSE:CBG): Wirta Raymond E (Director) sold 266,177 shares at a price of $23.72.
CBRE Group Inc is a commercial real estate services firm, which offers a range of services to occupiers, owners, lenders and investors in office, retail, industrial, multi-family and other commercial real estate.
Carnival Corp. (NYSE:CCL): Dickinson Robert H (Director) sold 40,000 shares at a price of $38.58.
Carnival Corporation is a cruise company and a vacation company, which has a portfolio of recognized cruise brands and a provider of cruises to all main vacation destinations.
Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL): Hendry Andrew D (Chief Legal Officer &Secretary) sold 3,000 shares at a price of $109.50.
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.
Conocophillips (NYSE:COP): Schwarz Glenda Mae (VP & Controller) sold 6,903 shares at a price of $57.59.
ConocoPhillips operates as an integrated energy company. Its business is organized into Exploration and Production, Midstream, Refining and Marketing, LUKOIL Investment, Chemicals, and Emerging Businesses segments.
Crane Company (NYSE:CR): Krawitt Andrew L (VP, Treasurer, Principal Acct.) sold 11,250 shares at a price of $51.65.
Crane Company manufactures engineered industrial products. Its five business segments are: Aerospace & Electronics; Engineered Materials; Merchandising Systems; Fluid Handling; and Controls.
Cirrus Logic (NASDAQ:CRUS): Anderson Scott Arnold (SVP & GM Mixed Signal Audio) sold 30,000 shares at a price of $27.09.
Cirrus Logic, Inc. is engaged in developing high-precision, analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs) for a range of audio and energy markets.
Carnival Plc Ads (NYSE:CUK): Dickinson Robert H (Director) sold 40,000 shares at a price of $38.58.
Carnival PLC is a cruise company. The Company has a portfolio of cruise brands that are sold in the major vacation markets and is a provider of vacations to all major cruise destinations.
Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR): Ehrlich Donald J (Director) sold 4,000 shares at a price of $60.27.
Danaher Corporation designs, manufactures and markets professional, medical, industrial and consumer products.
Dover Corp. (NYSE:DOV): Stubbs Michael B (Director) sold 40,000 shares at a price of $70.82.
Dover Corporation owns and operates a global portfolio of manufacturing companies providing innovative components and equipment, specialty systems and support services for a variety of applications.
Estee Lauder Companies (NYSE:EL): Moss Sara E (Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Secty) sold 29,683 shares at a price of $65.29.
Estee Lauder Cos Inc is a manufacturer and marketer of quality skin care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products.
Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN): Costa Mark J (Executive Vice President) sold 19,000 shares at a price of $72.40.
Eastman Chemical Company is a chemical company which manufactures and sells a portfolio of chemicals, plastics and fibers. Eastman has eleven manufacturing sites in seven countries that supply chemicals, plastics, and fibers products to customers.
Edwards Lifesciences Corp. (NYSE:EW): Wang Huimin (CVP, Japan & Intercontinental) sold 4,850 shares at a price of $89.85.
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.
Exlservice Holdings (NASDAQ:EXLS): Talwar Vikram sold 28,017 shares at a price of $30.03.
The Company is a provider of outsourcing and transformation services focused on providing a competitive edge to its clients by outsourcing and transforming their business processes.
Ford Motor Credit Company (NYSE:F): Leitch David G (Group VP and General Counsel) sold 69,019 shares at a price of $13.24.
Ford Motor Company is a producer of cars and trucks. Its business is divided into two sectors: Automotive and Financial Services.
First American Corp. (NYSE:FAF): Kennedy Parker S (Director) sold 93,163 shares at a price of $23.76.
First American Financial Corp is engaged in the business of providing financial services through its title insurance and services segment and its specialty insurance segment.
Faro Technologies (NASDAQ:FARO): Brubaker Lynn (Director) sold 2,578 shares at a price of $56.00.
Faro Technologies, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, markets and supports portable, software driven, 3-D measurement and imaging systems used in a range of manufacturing, industrial, building construction and forensic applications.
Fair Isaac And Company Inc. (NYSE:FICO): Gordon Michael J (Executive Vice President) sold 8,188 shares at a price of $45.01.
Fair Isaac Corporation provides products and services that enable businesses to automate, improve and connect decisions to enhance business performance.
Sourcefire (NASDAQ:FIRE): Negron John (SVP, Worldwide Sales) sold 1,041 shares at a price of $41.83.
Sourcefire, Inc. delivers intelligent cybersecurity technologies. Its comprehensive portfolio of solutions enables commercial enterprises and government agencies worldwide to manage and minimize cybersecurity risks.
Genomic Health (NASDAQ:GHDX): Cole G Bradley (COO) sold 2,500 shares at a price of $28.03.
Genomic Health, Inc. is engaged in the development and commercialization of genomic-based clinical laboratory services that analyze the underlying biology of cancer, allowing physicians and patients to make individualized treatment decisions.
Guidewire Software Inc. Common (NYSE:GWRE): Branson Kenneth W (Director) sold 25,000 shares at a price of $32.12.
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.
Great Plains Energy Inc (NYSE:GXP): Chesser Michael J (Director) sold 3,100 shares at a price of $21.38.
Great Plains Energy, Inc. is a public utility holding company that operates through its four direct subsidiaries: Kansas City Power & Light Company, KLT Inc., Innovative Energy Consultants Inc. and Great Plains Energy Services Incorporated.
H&E Equipment Services (NASDAQ:HEES): Engquist John (Chief Executive Officer) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $20.06.
H&E Equipment Services, Inc. is an integrated equipment services company in the United States. It is focused on heavy construction and industrial equipment.
Hess Corp. (NYSE:HES): Ornstein Lawrence H (Senior Vice President) sold 7,671 shares at a price of $66.51.
Hess Corp is a global integrated energy company that operates in two segments, Exploration and Production (E&P) and Marketing and Refining (M&R).
Interactive Brokers Group (NASDAQ:IBKR): Galik Milan (SVP Software Development) sold 1,000 shares at a price of $14.66.
Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. is an automated global electronic market maker and broker specializing in routing orders and executing and processing trades in securities, futures and foreign exchange instruments on more than 80 electronic exchanges.
International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM): Weber Robert C (Senior Vice President) sold 11,500 shares at a price of $201.11.
International Business Machines Corporation is globally-integrated enterprise, which creates business value for clients and solves business problems through integrated solutions that leverage information technology & deep knowledge of business prsses.
Imperva Inc. (NYSE:IMPV): Shulman Amichai (Chief Technology Officer) sold 7,989 shares at a price of $35.00.
Imperva Inc engages in development & sale of data security solutions that provide visibility and control over high value business data across critical systems within the data center.
Ipc The Hospitalist Company (NASDAQ:IPCM): Singer Adam D Md (CEO & Chairman) sold 6,500 shares at a price of $42.91.
IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc and its subsidiaries is a national physician group practice company which operates and manages full-time hospitalist practices.
Kforce (NASDAQ:KFRC): Struzziero Ralph (Director) sold 7,000 shares at a price of $15.52.
KForce, Inc. is a national provider of professional and technical specialty staffing services and solutions.
Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO): Wollaert Guy (Senior Vice President) sold 50,000 shares at a price of $38.00.
The Coca-Cola Co is a manufacturer, distributor and marketer of nonalcoholic beverage concentrates and syrups in the world.
Kraft Foods Group Inc. (NASDAQ:KRFT): Mcdonald Mackey J (Director) sold 426 shares at a price of $44.47.
Kraft Foods Group Inc is a consumer packaged food and beverage company. The Company has an unrivaled portfolio of products in the beverages, cheese, convenient meals and grocery categories.
Leggett & Platt Inc. (NYSE:LEG): Glassman Karl G (COO & Executive Vice President) sold 64,344 shares at a price of $29.60.
Leggett & Platt, Inc. is a manufacturer that conceives, designs and produces a range of engineered components and products. It operates in four segments: Residential Furnishings; Commercial Fixturing and Components; Industrial Materials.
Linear Technology Corp. (NASDAQ:LLTC): Maier Lothar (CEO) sold 150,000 shares at a price of $37.04.
Linear Technology Corporation designs, manufactures and markets a broad line of standard high performance linear integrated circuits.
Eli Lilly And Company (NYSE:LLY): Rice Derica W (EVP-Global Services and CFO) sold 29,646 shares at a price of $54.21.
Eli Lilly and Company discovers, develops, manufactures, and sells pharmaceutical products. It offers products in the areas of neuroscience, endocrinology, oncology, cardiovascular, animal health and other pharmaceuticals.
Lam Research Corp. (NASDAQ:LRCX): Maddock Ernest E (Chief Financial Officer) sold 12,030 shares at a price of $42.28.
Lam Research Corporation designs, manufactures, markets, refurbishes, and services semiconductor processing equipment used in the fabrication of integrated circuits.
Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY): Lingerfelt David L (Director) sold 6,133 shares at a price of $38.86.
Liberty Property Trust is engaged as a real estate investment trust, which provides leasing, property management, development, acquisition, and other tenant-related services for a portfolio of industrial & office properties.
Multimedia Games (NASDAQ:MGAM): Repass Robert D (Director) sold 24,032 shares at a price of $17.58.
Multimedia Games Holding Co Inc., designs, manufactures and supplies standalone and networked gaming systems to Native American and commercial casino operators in North America, domestic & selected international lottery operators.
Mks Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI): Anderson Robert R (Director) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $28.01.
MKS Instruments, Inc. is a provider of instruments, subsystems and process control solutions that measure, control, power, monitor and analyze critical parameters to improve process performance and productivity of advanced manufacturing process.
Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT): Gates William H Iii (Director) sold 3,189,267 shares at a price of $27.44.
Microsoft Corporation is engaged in developing, manufacturing, licensing and supporting a range of software products and services for different types of computing devices.
Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI): Lewent Judy C (Director) sold 3,991 shares at a price of $60.00.
Motorola Solutions Inc provides technologies, products and services that make a range of mobile experiences possible. Portfolio includes wireless handsets, wireless accessories, digital entertainment devices, set-top boxes and video distribution systems.