Insiders sold shares of the following companies on Thursday, July 18, 2013
Adtran (NASDAQ:ADTN): Fredrickson Robert A (VP - Carrier Network Sales) sold 3,750 shares at a price of $25.35.
Adtran,Inc. designs, manufactures and markets solutions and provides services and support for communications networks.
Advent Software (NASDAQ:ADVS): Gottula Todd (EVP & CTO, Global Solutn Dev) sold 83 shares at a price of $29.05.
Ariad Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ARIA): Berger Harvey J M D (Chairman & CEO) sold 52,700 shares at a price of $19.61.
Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc is engaged in the discovery and development of breakthrough medicines to treat cancers by regulating cell signaling with small molecules.
Actuant Corp. (NYSE:ATU): Arzbaecher Robert C (President and CEO) sold 14,865 shares at a price of $35.02.
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.
Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI): Nagel Vernon J (Chairman, President, and CEO) sold 84,393 shares at a price of $84.84.
Acuity Brands Inc is a provider of lighting fixtures, control devices, components, systems and services for commercial and institutional, industrial, infrastructure, and residential applications for various markets.
Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX): Mason Jeanne K (Corporate Vice President) sold 39,250 shares at a price of $73.00.
Baxter International Inc, is a healthcare Company, which develops, manufactures and markets products that save and sustain the lives of people with hemophilia, immune disorders, infectious diseases, kidney disease, trauma and other chronic.
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY): Temares Steven H (Chief Executive Officer) sold 542 shares at a price of $76.63.
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.
Biogen Idec Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB): Scangos George A (Chief Executive Officer) sold 2,239 shares at a price of $223.94.
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.
Conn's (NASDAQ:CONN): Thompson Scott L (Director) sold 8,657 shares at a price of $58.05.
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.
Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE:DAL): Hauenstein Glen W (EVP-Mktg,Ntwk Plng & Rev Mgmt) sold 130,000 shares at a price of $20.00.
Delta Air Lines, Inc. operates as an airline, providing scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo throughout the United States and around the world.
Dorman Products (NASDAQ:DORM): Berman Steven L (Chief Executive Officer) sold 8,200 shares at a price of $46.09.
Devon Energy Corp. (NYSE:DVN): Whitsitt William F. (EVP PUBLIC AFFAIRS) sold 2,000 shares at a price of $57.00.
Devon Energy Corporation is an independent energy company engaged mainly in the exploration, development and production of oil, natural gas and NGLs.
E2Open Inc (NASDAQ:EOPN): Woodward Mark (President & CEO) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $19.13.
E2open, Inc. is a provider of cloud-based, on-demand software solutions delivered on an integrated platform that enables companies to collaborate with their trading partners to procure, manufacture, sell and distribute products more efficiently.
Epam Systems Inc. (NYSE:EPAM): Dobkin Arkadiy (CEO, President, Chairman) sold 51,683 shares at a price of $28.84.
EPAM Systems Inc is a service provider focused on complex software product development services, software engineering and vertically-oriented custom development solutions.
Green Dot Corp. (NYSE:GDOT): Keatley John L (Chief Financial Officer) sold 7,000 shares at a price of $19.90.
Green Dot Corporation is a financial services company, together with its subsidiaries, provides money management solutions in the United States. It offers general purpose reloadable prepaid debit cards, and cash loading and transfer services.
Interactive Brokers Group (NASDAQ:IBKR): Galik Milan (SVP Software Development) sold 1,000 shares at a price of $16.59.
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.
Independent Bank (NASDAQ:INDB): Ribeiro Carl sold 2,500 shares at a price of $36.60.
Insmed (NASDAQ:INSM): Fmr Llc (Other) sold 227,231 shares at a price of $11.66.
Inphi Corp. (NYSE:IPHI): Yeung Norman (Sr. V. P., Engineering) sold 54,669 shares at a price of $11.57.
Inphi Corporation is the provider of high-speed analog semiconductor solutions for the communications and computing markets.Its analog semiconductor solutions provide high signal integrity at leading-edge data speeds.
Kindred Healthcare (NYSE:KND): Miller Gregory C (Chief Development Officer) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $15.00.
Kindred Healthcare, Inc. is a healthcare services company which through its subsidiaries operates hospitals, nursing centers and a contract rehabilitation services business across the United States.
Lifelock Inc. (NYSE:LOCK): Cerda Clarissa (See Remarks) sold 2,500 shares at a price of $11.49.
LifeLock Inc is a provider of proactive identity theft protection services for consumers and identity risk assessment and fraud protection services for enterprises.
Liveperson (NASDAQ:LPSN): Kovach Michael I. (SVP, Corporate Controller) sold 20,000 shares at a price of $10.12.
LivePerson, Inc. provides online engagement solutions that facilitate real-time assistance and expert advice. Its hosted software platform creates more relevant, compelling and personalized online experiences.
Herman Miller (NASDAQ:MLHR): Volkema Michael A (Director) sold 33,950 shares at a price of $28.59.
Monolithic Power Systems (NASDAQ:MPWR): Xiao Deming (Pres. of MPS Asia Operations) sold 72,933 shares at a price of $26.10.
Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. designs, develops and markets proprietary, advanced analog and mixed-signal semiconductors.
Nike (NYSE:NKE): Slusher John F (Vice President) sold 6,983 shares at a price of $63.50.
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.
Northern Trust Corp. (NASDAQ:NTRS): Potter Stephen N (President NTGI) sold 1,150 shares at a price of $62.00.
Northern Trust Corporation is a financial holding company, which is a provider of investment management, asset and fund administration, fiduciary, and banking solutions for corporations, institutions and affluent individuals.
Oracle Corp. (NASDAQ:ORCL): Catz Safra (President) sold 1,100,000 shares at a price of $32.08.
Oracle Corporation is a provider of enterprise software and a provider of computer hardware products and services. Its software, hardware systems, and services businesses develop, manufacture, market, host and support database.
Principal Financial Group Inc (NYSE:PFG): Houston Daniel Joseph (Pres.-Ret., Ins. & Fin. Svcs.) sold 43,000 shares at a price of $39.90.
Principal Financial Group, Inc. is a financial services organization engaged in promoting retirement savings and investment and insurance products and services in the U.S. and selected international markets.
Proofpoint Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT): Hahn Eric sold 15,400 shares at a price of $25.04.
Power Integrations (NASDAQ:POWI): Balakrishnan Balu (President and CEO) sold 40,000 shares at a price of $51.25.
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.
Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM): Aberle Derek K (EVP & Group President) sold 2,000 shares at a price of $62.50.
Qualcomm Incorporated designs manufacture and markets digital wireless telecommunications products and services based on its CDMA technology and other technologies.
Resolute Forest Products Inc (NYSE:RFP): Klein Brian Katz (Other) sold 203,706 shares at a price of $15.29.
Resolute Forest Products Inc provides a range of products, including newsprint, commercial printing papers, market pulp and wood products.
Red Hat (NYSE:RHT): Kaiser William S (Director) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $49.52.
Red Hat, Inc. is engaged in providing open source software solutions to the enterprise. The Company is known for its version of Linux, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, it also provides solutions for JBoss Enterprise Middleware.
Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG): Hagedorn Partnership, L.p. (10% Owner) sold 400 shares at a price of $50.00.
Sandisk Corp. (NASDAQ:SNDK): Lego Catherine P (Director) sold 6,000 shares at a price of $59.52.
Sandisk Corporation designs, develops and manufactures data storage solutions in a variety of form factors using flash memory, proprietary controller and firmware technologies.
Synopsys (NASDAQ:SNPS): Chizen Bruce R (Director) sold 30,000 shares at a price of $37.47.
Synopsys is engaged in the electronic design automation (EDA) software and related services for semiconductor design companies.
Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK): Sullivan Godfrey (President, CEO & Chairman) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $50.15.
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.
Steiner Leisure Limited (NASDAQ:STNR): Warshaw Clive E (Chairman) sold 2,000 shares at a price of $56.76.
Steiner Leisure, Ltd. is a worldwide provider of spa services and products.
Stryker Corp. (NYSE:SYK): Stryker Ronda E (Director) sold 7,000 shares at a price of $68.70.
Stryker Corporation offers an array of medical technologies, including reconstructive, medical and surgical, and neurotechnology and spine products.
United Stationers Inc. (NASDAQ:USTR): Nickel Kenneth M (VP, Controller and CAO) sold 4,146 shares at a price of $38.90.
United Stationers Inc, is a wholesale distributor of business products including technology products, traditional office products, office furniture, janitorial and breakroom supplies, and industrial supplies.
United Therapeutics Corp. (NASDAQ:UTHR): Rothblatt Martine A (CEO) sold 3,833 shares at a price of $68.96.
United Therapeutics Corporation is a biotechnology company, which is focused on the development and commercialization of products to address the medical needs of patients with chronic and life-threatening conditions.
Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR): Finney Elisha W (Exec VP and CFO) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $69.95.
Varian Medical Systems, Inc., is a manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and other medical conditions with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy and brachytherapy.
Wd-40 Company (NASDAQ:WDFC): Crivello Mario L sold 2,000 shares at a price of $57.90.
WD-40 Company is a global consumer products Company dedicated to delivering easy-to-use solutions for a variety of maintenance needs of 'doer and 'on-the-job' users by leveraging and building the brand fortress of the Company.