Insiders sold shares of the following companies on Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Alexza Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ALXA): Lansdowne Partners Austria Gmbh sold 100,000 shares at a price of $4.75.
Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a pharmaceutical development company focused on the research, development, and commercialization of novel proprietary products for the acute treatment of central nervous system conditions.
Aerovironment (NASDAQ:AVAV): Conver Timothy E (Chairman, President and CEO) sold 4,500 shares at a price of $22.03.
AeroVironment, Inc. is engaged in the design, development, production and support of unmanned aircraft systems and efficient energy systems for various industries and governmental agencies.
Beacon Roofing Supply (NASDAQ:BECN): Cooper Ross D (Sr. Vice President, General Co) sold 36,575 shares at a price of $35.05.
Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc, is the distributors of residential and non-residential roofing materials in the United States and Canada.
Sotheby's Holdings (NYSE:BID): Ruprecht William F (President and CEO) sold 4,000 shares at a price of $35.50.
Sothebys is an auctioneer of authenticated fine art, antiques and decorative art, jewelry and collectibles.
Blackrock Kelso Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:BKCC): Virginia Retirement Systems Et Al (10% Owner) sold 106,658 shares at a price of $10.45.
BlackRock Kelso Capital Corporation provides middle-market companies with flexible financing solutions, including senior and junior secured, unsecured and subordinated debt securities and loans, and equity securities.
Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings (NYSE:CCO): Martino Michael E sold 732,148 shares at a price of $7.49.
Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. provides clients with advertising opportunities through billboards, street furniture displays, transit displays and other out-of-home advertising displays, such as wallscapes, spectaculars, neons and mall displays.
Ciena Corp. (NASDAQ:CIEN): Smith Gary B (PRESIDENT, CEO) sold 6,200 shares at a price of $15.69.
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.
Salesforce.Com Inc (NYSE:CRM): Harris Parker (EVP, Technology) sold 4,490 shares at a price of $166.64.
Salesforce.com, Inc. provides enterprise cloud computing and social enterprise solutions, and are dedicated to helping customers transform themselves into social enterprises.
Cirrus Logic (NASDAQ:CRUS): Stein Thomas (VP & GM Energy Exploration) sold 7,000 shares at a price of $29.75.
Cirrus Logic, Inc. is engaged in developing high-precision, analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs) for a range of audio and energy markets.
E.I. Du Pont De Nemours And Company (NYSE:DD): Kullman Ellen Jamison (Chair & CEO) sold 86,750 shares at a price of $47.00.
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company operates globally and offers a range of products and services for markets including agriculture and food, building and construction, electronics and communications, general industrial, and transportation.
Deere & Company (NYSE:DE): Jenkins James R (Senior Vice President) sold 17,257 shares at a price of $91.91.
Deere & Company operates in three business segments: agriculture/ turf, construction/forestry, & financial services. The company helps customers to be more productive as they help to improve the quality of life for people around the world.
Douglas Emmett (NYSE:DEI): Emmett Dan A (Chairman of the Board) sold 32,857 shares at a price of $23.64.
Douglas Emmett, Inc. focuses on owning & acquiring a substantial share of top-tier office properties & premier multifamily communities in neighborhoods that possess supply constraints, high-end executive housing& key lifestyle amenities.
Energizer Holdings (NYSE:ENR): Hoskins Alan R. (PRESIDENT & CEO, ENR HP) sold 1,111 shares at a price of $86.11.
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.
Epam Systems Inc. (NYSE:EPAM): Cantor Ilya (Sr. VP, CFO, Treasurer) sold 8,000 shares at a price of $20.09.
EPAM Systems Inc is a service provider focused on complex software product development services, software engineering and vertically-oriented custom development solutions.
Fleetcor Technologies (NYSE:FLT): Downs Timothy (Pres, Corp Lodging Consultants) sold 7,500 shares at a price of $58.00.
H. B. Fuller Company (NYSE:FUL): Keenan Timothy J (VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.) sold 12,232 shares at a price of $39.04.
H.B. Fuller Company is a formulator, manufacturer and marketer of adhesives, sealants, paints and other specialty chemical products.
Geron Corp. (NASDAQ:GERN): Behrs Melissa Kelly (SVP Alliance and Prog Mgmt) sold 28,292 shares at a price of $1.65.
Geron Corporation is a biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class therapies for cancer.
Generac Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNRC): Tabat Dawn (Chief Operating Officer) sold 20,000 shares at a price of $36.30.
Generac Holdings Inc. is a designer and manufacturer of a range of generators and other engine powered products for the residential, light commercial, industrial and construction markets.
Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN): Jacobs William I (Director) sold 6,000 shares at a price of $50.02.
Global Payments, Inc is a provider of electronic payments transaction processing services for consumers, merchants, Independent Sales Organizations ('ISO's), financial institutions, government agencies etc.
Invensense Inc. (NYSE:INVN): Nasiri Steven Saeed (Director) sold 20,000 shares at a price of $12.52.
InvenSense, Inc. provides intelligent motion processing solutions that enable a motion-based user interface for consumer electronics.
Jabil Circuit (NYSE:JBL): Alexander Forbes I J (Chief Financial Officer) sold 9,665 shares at a price of $20.00.
Jabil Circuit, Inc. together with its subsidiaries is an independent provider of electronic manufacturing services and solutions. It provides electronic design, production, product management and aftermarket services to companies in the aerospace etc.
Jamba (NASDAQ:JMBA): Heyer Andrew R (Director) sold 53,631 shares at a price of $2.52.
Jamba, Inc. operates as a retailer of blended-to-order fruit smoothies, squeezed-to-order juices, blended beverages and snacks.
Keynote Systems (NASDAQ:KEYN): Aoki Donald J (SVP, Professional Services) sold 960 shares at a price of $14.65.
Keynote Systems, Inc. develops and sells services, hardware and software to measure, test, assure and improve the service quality of Internet and mobile communications.
Loews Corp. (NYSE:L): Garson Gary W (Sr. Vice Pres., GC & Sec.) sold 11,250 shares at a price of $43.10.
Loews Corporation through its subsidiaries is engaged in commercial property & casualty insurance, operation of offshore oil & gas drilling rigs, production of natural gas and liquids, operation of interstate natural gas pipeline and operation of hotels.
Lennox International (NYSE:LII): Major John E (Director) sold 600 shares at a price of $56.69.
Lennox International, Inc, through its subsidiaries is a global provider of climate control solutions. It designs, manufacture and market a range of products for the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration.
MATTEL INC (NYSE:MAT): Kaye Alan (EVP Chief HR Officer) sold 17,500 shares at a price of $37.95.
Mattel, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets a variety of toy products worldwide through sales to its customers and directly to consumers.
Mckesson Corp. (NYSE:MCK): Figueredo Jorge (EVP, Human Resources) sold 2,500 shares at a price of $103.22.
McKesson Corporation delivers medicines, pharmaceutical supplies, information and care management products and services designed to reduce costs and improve quality across the healthcare industry.
Move (NASDAQ:MOVE): Boecker Frederick Scott (Chief Product Officer) sold 5,156 shares at a price of $8.64.
Move, Inc. operates an online network of web sites for real estate search, finance, moving and home enthusiasts and provides an important resource for consumers seeking the online information and connections they need regarding real estate.
Murphy Oil Corp. (NYSE:MUR): Cosse Steven A (President & CEO) sold 899 shares at a price of $61.76.
Murphy Oil Corporation is a worldwide oil and gas exploration and production company with refining and marketing operations in the United States and the United Kingdom.
Nbt Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:NBTB): Raven David E (President & CEO Pennstar) sold 1,873 shares at a price of $20.82.
NBT Bancorp, Inc., is a financial holding company, which provides commercial banking and financial services through its subsidiaries.
Nike (NYSE:NKE): Houser Douglas G (Director) sold 50,000 shares at a price of $53.09.
Nike, Inc's principal business activity is the design, development and worldwide marketing of high quality footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessory products. NIKE is the largest seller of athletic footwear and athletic apparel in the world.
Netgear (NASDAQ:NTGR): Falcon Michael F (SVP, WW Ops and Support) sold 1,206 shares at a price of $39.42.
Netgear, Inc is a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers.
Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN): Dodson Mark S sold 841 shares at a price of $43.68.
Northwest Natural Gas is mainly engaged in the distribution of natural gas in Oregon and southwest Washington.
Omega Healthcare Investors (NYSE:OHI): Ritz Michael (Chief Accounting Officer) sold 1,127 shares at a price of $25.50.
Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc., operates as a self-administered real estate investment trust, investing in income-producing healthcare facilities, mainly long-term care facilities located in the United States.
Omnicell (NASDAQ:OMCL): Lipps Randall A (President and CEO) sold 6,814 shares at a price of $15.42.
Omnicell, Inc. develops markets, sells and supports medication and supply dispensing systems principally to the healthcare industry. Its market is mainly located in the United States.
Opentable (NASDAQ:OPEN): Brown Joel T. (Senior VP, Operations) sold 4,850 shares at a price of $51.63.
OpenTable, Inc, provides solutions that form an online network connecting reservation-taking restaurants & people who dine at those restaurants. Its solutions are Electronic Reservation Book, for restaurant customers and reservation website for diners.
Pnc Bank (NYSE:PNC): Gulley Joan L (EVP & Chief HR Officer) sold 1,500 shares at a price of $62.00.
PNC Financial Services Group Inc is a financial services company engaged in retail banking, corporate and institutional banking, asset management, residential mortgage banking and global investment services.
Perrigo Company (NASDAQ:PRGO): Papa Joseph C (President and CEO) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $104.50.
Perrigo Company is a global healthcare supplier which develops, manufactures and distributes over-the-counter and generic prescription pharmaceuticals, nutritional products, active pharmaceutical ingredients & pharmaceutical & medical diagnostic products.
Ryder System (NYSE:R): Garcia Art A (EVP & Chief Financial Officer) sold 9,344 shares at a price of $55.00.
Ryder System Inc provides transportation and supply chain management solutions. Its business is divided into three segments: Fleet Management Solutions, Supply Chain Solutions and Dedicated Contract Carriage.
Republic Airways Holdings (NASDAQ:RJET): Bedford Bryan Keith (Chairman, President & CEO) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $8.34.
Republic Airways Holdings Inc offers scheduled passenger services through its wholly-owned operating air carrier subsidiaries: Chautauqua Airlines, Inc, Shuttle America Corporation, Republic Airline Inc. and Frontier Airlines, Inc.
Rollins (NYSE:ROL): Iarocci Eugene A (Vice President) sold 9,000 shares at a price of $22.38.
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.
Ruby Tuesday (NYSE:RT): Leboeuf Robert F (SVP-Chief People Officer) sold 8,607 shares at a price of $7.99.
Ruby Tuesday, Inc. owns, operates and franchises the Ruby Tuesday casual dining restaurant chain. It operates at the higher-end of casual dining in terms of the quality of its food and service.
Spartech Corp. (NYSE:SEH): Lorah Robert Eugene (SVP of Human Resources) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $9.73.
Spartech Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, is an intermediary processor of engineered thermoplastics, polymeric compounds and concentrates.
Tal International Group (NYSE:TAL): Valentine Kevin (Senior Vice President) sold 1,500 shares at a price of $40.00.
TAL International Group, Inc. is a lessors of intermodal containers and chassis.
Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA): Musk Kimbal (Director) sold 2,908 shares at a price of $34.48.
Tesla Motors,inc., designs, develops, manufactures and sells high-performance fully electric vehicles and advanced electric vehicle powertrain components.
Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK): Coyne Frank J (Chairman and CEO) sold 100,000 shares at a price of $54.26.
Verisk Analytics, Inc, is a provider of information about risk to professionals in insurance, healthcare, mortgage, government, supply chain, and risk management.
Westamerica Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WABC): Robinson David L (SVP/Banking Division Manager) sold 350 shares at a price of $43.48.
Westamerica Bancorporation provides a range of banking services to individual and corporate customers through its subsidiary bank, Westamerica Bank.
Walker & Dunlop (NYSE:WD): Wilson Deborah A (EVP, CFO & Treasurer) sold 2,500 shares at a price of $20.74.
Walker & Dunlop, Inc. through its subsidiary Walker & Dunlop, LLC is a provider of commercial real estate financial services in the United States, with a primary focus on multifamily lending.
Dentsply International Inc. (NASDAQ:XRAY): Mosch James G (Executive VP) sold 800 shares at a price of $40.95.
DENTSPLY International Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and markets dental consumable products, dental laboratory products, and dental specialty products worldwide.
Ixia (NASDAQ:XXIA): Tango Trust (10% Owner) sold 100,000 shares at a price of $20.03.
Ixia is a provider of converged Internet Protocol (IP) test systems and services for wireless and wired infrastructures and services.
Zillow Inc. Cl A (NASDAQ:Z): Cohen Chad M (CFO & Treasurer) sold 2,541 shares at a price of $32.21.
Zillow Inc provides vital information about homes, real estate listings & mortgages through its website & mobile applications, enabling homeowners, buyers, sellers etc to connect with real estate & mortgage professionals best suited to meet their needs.