Insiders sold shares of the following companies on Monday, July 15, 2013
Abm Industries Incorporated (NYSE:ABM): Mcclure James P (Executive Vice President) sold 21,134 shares at a price of $25.30.
Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM): Luthar Vikram (Group Vice President, Finance) sold 2,048 shares at a price of $36.27.
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.
Amtrust Financial Services (NASDAQ:AFSI): Saxon Michael J (EVP, Chief Operating Officer) sold 7,663 shares at a price of $39.60.
AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. is a multinational specialty property and casualty insurer focused on generating consistent underwriting profits.
Allison Transmission Holdings (NYSE:ALSN): Price Robert M. (VP, Human Resources) sold 4,200 shares at a price of $24.48.
Allison Transmission Holdings, Inc engages in the design and manufacture of commercial and military fully-automatic transmissions and hybrid-propulsion systems for transit buses.
Applied Micro Circuits Corp. (NASDAQ:AMCC): Berardi Hector (VP Operations) sold 20,000 shares at a price of $9.69.
Applied Micro Circuits Corporation provides semiconductor solutions for the enterprise, telecom and consumer/small medium business markets. It designs, develops, markets and supports high-performance low power integrated circuits.
Amsurg (NASDAQ:AMSG): Manning David L (EVP-Chief Development Officer) sold 15,000 shares at a price of $38.17.
Anika Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:ANIK): Sherwood Charles H (President and CEO) sold 10,456 shares at a price of $20.63.
Anika Therapeutics, Inc. develops, manufactures and commercializes therapeutic products for tissue protection, healing and repair.
Ansys (NASDAQ:ANSS): Dinardo Sheila S (VP, General Counsel) sold 20,000 shares at a price of $78.00.
ANSYS, Inc develops and globally markets engineering simulation software and technologies used by engineers and designers across a spectrum of industries, including aerospace, automotive, manufacturing, electronics, biomedical, energy and defense.
Aol Inc. (NYSE:AOL): Jacobs Julie M (EVP,Gnrl. Counsel & Corp. Sec.) sold 4,469 shares at a price of $36.98.
AOL Inc. is a global web services company whose business consists of online content, products and services that it offers to consumers, publishers and advertisers.
American Public Education (NASDAQ:APEI): Halle Jean C. (Director) sold 1,500 shares at a price of $40.00.
American Public Education, Inc. is a provider of online postsecondary education with an emphasis on serving the needs of the military and public service communities.
Allegheny Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ATI): Thomas Louis J (Director) sold 1,500 shares at a price of $27.62.
Allegheny Technologies Inc s a specialty metal producer in the world. It use innovative technologies to offer growing global markets a wide range of specialty metals solutions.It includes titanium and titanium alloys, nickel-based and superalloys etc.
Actuant Corp. (NYSE:ATU): Arzbaecher Robert C (President and CEO) sold 30,654 shares at a price of $35.31.
Actuant Corporation is a global manufacturer and marketer of a range of industrial products and systems. The Company is organized into four operating and reportable segments as follows: Industrial, Energy, Electrical and Engineered Solutions.
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY): Temares Steven H (Chief Executive Officer) sold 34,693 shares at a price of $76.66.
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.
Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp. (NASDAQ:BGFV): Miller Steven G (Director, President & CEO) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $23.25.
Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation operates as a sporting goods retailer in the western United States. Its product mix includes athletic shoes, apparel and accessories, as well as a broad selection of outdoor and athletic equipment.
Buckle (NYSE:BKE): Whisler Patricia K (VP WOMEN'S MERCHANDISING) sold 24,000 shares at a price of $54.75.
Buckle, Inc. is a retailer of medium to better-priced casual apparel, footwear, and accessories for fashion conscious young men and women.
Cabela's Inc (NYSE:CAB): Cabela Richard N (Other) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $68.10.
Cabela's, Inc. is a specialty retailer, and a direct marketer, of hunting, fishing, camping, and related outdoor merchandise.
Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH): Henderson Jeffrey William (Chief Financial Officer) sold 83,211 shares at a price of $48.99.
Cardinal Health Inc is a provider of products and services that improve the safety and productivity of healthcare. Its services include pharmaceutical distribution, health-care product manufacturing, distribution and consulting services, among others.
The Cheesecake Factory Inc. (NASDAQ:CAKE): Zurzolo Debby R (Exec VP, Gen Counsel & Secy) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $44.00.
Cheesecake Factory Inc. operates 161 upscale, full-service casual dining restaurants under The Cheesecake Factory, Grand Lux Cafe and RockSugar Pan Asian Kitchen brands.
Cbre Group Inc (NYSE:CBG): Borok Gil (EVP, Chief Financial Officer) sold 770 shares at a price of $23.62.
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.
Ciena Corp. (NASDAQ:CIEN): Claflin Bruce L. (Director) sold 400 shares at a price of $21.71.
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.
Con-Way Inc (NYSE:CNW): Lundberg Leslie P (SVP Human Resources) sold 6,000 shares at a price of $42.00.
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.
Conn's (NASDAQ:CONN): Martin Douglas H (Director) sold 3,441 shares at a price of $55.99.
Conn's, Inc is a specialty retailer of durable consumer products, and it also provides consumer credit to support its customers' purchases of the products that it offers.
Dollar General Corp. (NYSE:DG): Jones Adrian M sold 3,468,596 shares at a price of $54.89.
Dollar General Corporation is a discount retailer in the United States, which offers a selection of merchandise, including consumables, seasonal, home products and apparel.
Discovery Communications Inc (NASDAQ:DISCA): Hendricks John S (Founder) sold 169,946 shares at a price of $84.08.
Discovery Communications, Inc. is a global media and entertainment company, provides programming across multiple distribution platforms worldwide. The company also provides educational products and services to schools & operates digital media services.
Delphi Automotive Plc (NYSE:DLPH): Mahoney Sean O (Director) sold 2,500 shares at a price of $54.96.
Delphi Automotive PLC is a global vehicle components manufacturer and provides electrical and electronic, powertrain, safety and thermal technology solutions to the global automotive and commercial vehicle markets.
Envestnet Inc (NYSE:ENV): Thomas Brandon (Chief Investment Officer) sold 1,000 shares at a price of $28.56.
Fresh Del Monte Produce (NYSE:FDP): El-naffy Hani (President and COO) sold 11,578 shares at a price of $28.36.
Fresh Del Monte Produce, Inc. is a vertically integrated producers, marketers and distributors of fruit and vegetables, as well as producer and distributor of prepared fruit and vegetables, juices, beverages and snack in EMEA.
Factset Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS): Frankenfield Michael D (Executive Vice President) sold 40,881 shares at a price of $107.16.
FactSet Research Systems Inc. is a provider of integrated global financial and economic information, including fundamental financial data on tens of thousands of companies worldwide.
Fedex Corp. (NYSE:FDX): Jackson Shirley A (Director) sold 4,400 shares at a price of $103.02.
FedEx Corporation intends to continue leveraging and extending the FedEx brand and providing its customers with convenient, seamless access to its entire portfolio of integrated services.
The Finish Line (NASDAQ:FINL): Lyon Glenn S (CEO, Chairman of the Board) sold 25,000 shares at a price of $22.51.
Finish Line Inc is an athletic footwear store offering large selection of men's, women's and kids' performance and athletic casual shoes, as well as an assortment of apparel and accessories.
Fleetcor Technologies (NYSE:FLT): Freund Charles Richard (President, Developing Markets) sold 17,501 shares at a price of $86.18.
Fleetcor Technologies, Inc. provides specialized payment products and services to commercial fleets, oil companies, and petroleum marketers in North America, Europe, Africa, and Asia.
Firstmerit Corp. (NASDAQ:FMER): Richgels William P (Executive Vice President) sold 14,424 shares at a price of $18.60.
FirstMerit Corp provides a range of banking, fiduciary, financial, insurance and investment services to corporate, institutional and individual customers throughout northern and central Ohio, & western Pennsylvania.
Finisar Corp. (NASDAQ:FNSR): Colyar Mark (Sr. VP Operations/Engineering) sold 14,001 shares at a price of $17.67.
Finisar Corporation is a provider of optical subsystems and components that are used in data communication and telecommunication applications.
The Gdl Fund (NYSE:GDL): Gabelli Mario J (Director) sold 105,000 shares at a price of $50.21.
The Gabelli Global Deal Fund is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's primary investment objective is to achieve absolute returns.
Synageva Biopharma Corp. (NASDAQ:GEVA): Boess Carsten (SVP, Chief Financial Officer) sold 13,237 shares at a price of $47.06.
Synageva BioPharma Corp. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of therapeutic products for patients with life-threatening rare diseases and unmet medical need.
Genomic Health (NASDAQ:GHDX): Popovits Kimberly J (President and CEO) sold 2,100 shares at a price of $35.00.
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.
General Mills (NYSE:GIS): Belton Y Marc (Executive Vice President) sold 91,008 shares at a price of $50.65.
General Mills, Inc is the manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer foods sold through retail stores. It also supplies branded and unbranded food products to the food service and commercial baking industries.
Gnc Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC): Dowd Thomas (EVP, CMO and General Manager) sold 22,200 shares at a price of $47.64.
GNC Acquisition Holdings Inc is a global specialty retailer of health and wellness products, including VMHS products, sports nutrition products, and diet products. It operates three business segments; Retail, Franchise, and Manufacturing/Wholesale.
GOLD RESOURCE CORP (OTC:GORO): Hochschild Mining Plc (10% Owner) sold 3,375,000 shares at a price of $7.60.
Gold Resource Corp is currently engaged in the exploration for and production of gold and silver in Mexico.
Guidewire Software Inc. Common (NYSE:GWRE): Dempsey Neal (Director) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $44.90.
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.
Hyatt Hotels Corp. (NYSE:H): Webb Robert W.k. (See Remarks) sold 3,000 shares at a price of $41.65.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation provides hospitality services on a worldwide basis through the management, franchising and ownership of hospitality related businesses.
Helen Of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELE): Carson Vincent D (Senior Vice President) sold 4,000 shares at a price of $43.37.
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.
Ihs Inc. (NYSE:IHS): Bomba Jane L Okun (SVP, Sustainability, IR & Comm) sold 2,000 shares at a price of $110.00.
IHS Inc. is a provider of technical information, decision-support tools and related services to customers in the energy, defense, aerospace, construction, electronics and automotive industries.
Illumina (NASDAQ:ILMN): Flatley Jay T (President & CEO) sold 20,000 shares at a price of $74.90.
Illumina, Inc. is developer, manufacturer and marketer of integrated systems for the large scale analysis of genetic variation and biological function.
Insmed (NASDAQ:INSM): Fmr Llc (Other) sold 51,528 shares at a price of $10.56.
Ingersoll-Rand Plc [Ireland] (NYSE:IR): Michel Gary S (Senior Vice President) sold 14,070 shares at a price of $58.95.
Ingersoll-Rand PLC provides products, services and solutions to enhance the quality and comfort of air in homes and buildings, transport and protect food and perishables, secure homes and commercial properties, and increase industrial productivity.
Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR): Weinberg Eli J (10% Owner) sold 335,000 shares at a price of $44.97.
Lamar Advertising Company is an outdoor advertising company in the United States that operates three types of outdoor advertising displays: billboards, logo signs and transit advertising displays.
Eli Lilly And Company (NYSE:LLY): Conterno Enrique A (Sr. VP & Pres., Lilly Diabetes) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $51.43.
Eli Lilly and Company discover, develop, manufacture & market products in two business segments: human pharmaceutical & animal health products. It offers products in the areas of neuroscience, endocrinology, oncology, cardiovascular & animal health.
Cheniere Energy (NYSE:LNG): Abiteboul Jean (Sr. VP - International) sold 50,000 shares at a price of $29.34.
Cheniere Energy, Inc. through its subsidiaries, engages in the energy business generally, including its publicly traded subsidiary partnership, Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P.
Lam Research Corp. (NASDAQ:LRCX): Anstice Martin B (President and CEO) sold 29,120 shares at a price of $50.02.
Limited Brands (NYSE:LTD): Coe Nicholas (CEO-Bath and Body Works) sold 3,329 shares at a price of $51.87.
Limited Brands, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of women's intimate and other apparel, beauty and personal care products and accessories under various trade names.
Medtronic (NYSE:MDT): Ellis Gary Lee (SrVP & Chief Financial Officer) sold 32,602 shares at a price of $53.62.
Medtronic, Inc. is engaged in medical technology- alleviating pain, restoring health, and extending life for millions of people. It provides innovative products and therapies for use by medical professionals to meet the healthcare needs of their patients.
The Middleby Corp. (NASDAQ:MIDD): Bassoul Selim A (CEO, Chairman, President) sold 7,767 shares at a price of $178.68.
Middleby Corporation is engaged in the design, manufacture, marketing, distribution, and service of cooking and warming equipment and food preparation, cooking and packaging equipment for food processing operations.
Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX): Wells David B (CFO) sold 5,661 shares at a price of $248.85.
Netflix, Inc., is a provider of internet subscription service streaming TV shows and movies. Its subscribers can instantly watch unlimited TV shows and movies streamed over the Internet to their TVs, computers and mobile devices and in the United States.
Nike (NYSE:NKE): Thompson John R Jr (Director) sold 8,000 shares at a price of $63.58.
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.
Netapp (NASDAQ:NTAP): Warmenhoven Daniel J (Executive Chairman) sold 93,250 shares at a price of $39.25.
NetApp, Inc. is a supplier of enterprise storage and data management software and hardware products and services.
Nuvasive (NASDAQ:NUVA): Hunsaker Craig E (SVP, Global Human Resources) sold 2,000 shares at a price of $27.00.
NuVasive, Inc, is a medical device company focused on the design, development and marketing of products for the surgical treatment of spine disorders.
Pacira Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:PCRX): Wicki Andreas sold 80,000 shares at a price of $31.48.
Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc an emerging specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development, commercialization and manufacture of proprietary pharmaceutical products for use in hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers.
Power Integrations (NASDAQ:POWI): Bailey Doug (VP Marketing) sold 1,000 shares at a price of $44.00.
Power Integrations, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures and markets proprietary, high-voltage, analog integrated circuits for use in AC-DC and DC-DC power conversion in the consumer, communications, computer and industrial electronics markets.
Perrigo Company (NASDAQ:PRGO): Papa Joseph C (President and CEO) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $128.68.
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.
Qlik Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:QLIK): Bjork Lars (CEO and President) sold 40,000 shares at a price of $31.47.
Rite Aid Corp. (NYSE:RAD): Donley Douglas E (SVP) sold 5,100 shares at a price of $2.80.
Rite Aid Corporation operates a retail drugstore chain in the United States.
Renewable Energy Group Inc. (NASDAQ:REGI): Koch Jonathan (Director) sold 107,110 shares at a price of $14.38.
Renewable Energy Group Inc largest producer of biodiesel in the United States. It markets and distribute its biodiesel throughout the country to all segments of the petroleum-based distillate fuel supply chain.
Sturm Ruger & Company (NYSE:RGR): Lang Mark (Group Vice President) sold 55,100 shares at a price of $50.53.
Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc is principally engaged in the design, manufacture, and sale of firearms to domestic customers.
Rpx Corporation (NASDAQ:RPXC): Roberts Martin E (SVP, Gen. Counsel & Secretary) sold 5,481 shares at a price of $17.31.
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.
Shutterfly (NASDAQ:SFLY): Manca Brian (VP, Chief Accounting Officer) sold 83 shares at a price of $57.34.
Seattle Genetics (NASDAQ:SGEN): Simpson Todd E (Chief Financial Officer) sold 47,527 shares at a price of $37.94.
Seattle Genetics, Inc. is a biotechnology company, which is focused on the development and commercialization of monoclonal antibody-based therapies for the treatment of cancer and autoimmune disease.
U.S. Silica Holdings Inc. (NYSE:SLCA): Casper Bradford B (VP of Strategic Planning) sold 850 shares at a price of $22.98.
US Silica Holdings Inc is a domestic producer of commercial silica, a specialized mineral that is a critical input into a variety of attractive end markets.
Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG): Hagedorn Partnership, L.p. (10% Owner) sold 72,567 shares at a price of $50.24.
Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK): Conte David F (SVP & Chief Financial Officer) sold 17,608 shares at a price of $50.01.
Splunk Inc provides an innovative software platform that enables organizations to gain real-time operational intelligence by harnessing the value of their data. Its software collects and indexes data at massive scale, regardless of format or source.
Thermon Group Holdings Inc. (NYSE:THR): Bingham Rodney L (President & CEO) sold 30,000 shares at a price of $21.29.
Thermon Group Holdings, Inc providers of engineered thermal solutions for process industries.
Amerigon Incorporated (NASDAQ:THRM): Coker Daniel R (PRESIDENT & CEO) sold 42,000 shares at a price of $17.06.
Tivo Inc. (NASDAQ:TIVO): Kovar Pavel (Principal Accounting Officer) sold 3,030 shares at a price of $11.59.
Tivo, Inc. is a developer and provider of software and technology that enables the search, navigation, and access of content across disparate sources.
Tangoe Inc. (NASDAQ:TNGO): Snyder Scott E. (Sr. VP, Corporate Development) sold 1,635 shares at a price of $17.50.
Tangoe, Inc. Company is a global provider of communications lifecycle management, or CLM, software and related services to large and medium-sized businesses and other organizations.
Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:TYPE): Heinen Roger J Jr (Director) sold 3,100 shares at a price of $27.81.
Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. is a global provider of text imaging solutions. Its technologies and fonts enable the display and printing of high quality digital text.
United Dominion Realty Trust (NYSE:UDR): Troupe Warren L (Senior Exec VP) sold 25,000 shares at a price of $25.92.
UDR, Inc, is a self administered real estate investment trust that owns, acquires, renovates, develops and manages apartment communities nationwide.
Union Pacific Corp. (NYSE:UNP): Totusek Jeffrey P (VP CONTROLLER & CAO UPC) sold 1,004 shares at a price of $159.75.
Union Pacific Corp., is a transporting companies and its main operating company is Union Pacific Railroad Company. It links 23 states in the western two-thirds of the country by rail, providing a critical link in the global supply chain.
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:VRTX): Boger Joshua S (Director) sold 1,400 shares at a price of $83.48.
Vertex Pharmaceuticals is engaged in the business of discovering, developing and commercializing small molecule drugs for the treatment of serious diseases.
Cimarex Energy Co (NYSE:XEC): Sullivan Michael J/co sold 3,000 shares at a price of $72.14.
Cimarex Energy Company is an oil and gas exploration and production company with operations in two main areas: the Mid-Continent region and the Permian Basin.