Insiders sold shares of the following companies on Thursday, March 07, 2013
American Capital (NASDAQ:ACAS): Obrien Gordon (Pres., Specialty Fin. & Ops.) sold 10,470 shares at a price of $14.25.
American Capital Ltd operates as a publicly traded private equity firm and global asset manager and invests in private equity, private debt, private real estate securities and other investments, technology investments, and special situation investments.
Arctic Cat Inc. (NASDAQ:ACAT): Fisher Paul (Vice President - Operations) sold 1,143 shares at a price of $39.50.
Arctic Cat Inc. operates and designs, engineers, manufactures and markets snowmobiles and all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) under the Arctic Cat brand name, as well as related parts, garments and accessories.
Autodesk (NASDAQ:ADSK): Di Fronzo Pascal W (Sr. VP, Gen'l Counsel & Secy) sold 9,743 shares at a price of $40.00.
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.
American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG): Lindner S Craig (Co-CEO & Co-President) sold 60,000 shares at a price of $44.56.
American Financial Group, Inc. is a holding company which through its subsidiaries, is engaged mainly in property and casualty insurance.
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG): Wimmer James R (Director) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $38.38.
Acadia Realty Trust (NYSE:AKR): Masters Robert (Sr. VP and General Counsel) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $27.79.
Air Lease Corporation Class A C (NYSE:AL): Milton Robert A sold 100,268 shares at a price of $28.84.
Air Lease Corp. is principally engaged in purchasing commercial aircraft which it, in turns, leases to airlines around the world to generate attractive returns on equity.
Ameriprise Financial Services (NYSE:AMP): Cracchiolo James M (Chairman and CEO) sold 33,414 shares at a price of $70.42.
Ameriprise Financial, Inc. through its subsidiaries is engaged in providing financial planning, products and services as solutions for its clients' cash and liquidity, asset accumulation, income, protection and estate and wealth transfer needs.
The Andersons (NASDAQ:ANDE): Shah Rasesh H (President, Rail Group) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $49.09.
Andersons, Inc. is a diversified company with interests in the grain, ethanol and plant nutrient sectors of U.S. agriculture, as well as in railcar leasing and repair, turf products production and general merchandise retailing.
Amphenol Corp. (NYSE:APH): Schneider Richard (SVP & GGM IT & Commun. Prods) sold 15,000 shares at a price of $72.57.
Amphenol Corporation designs, manufactures and markets electrical, electronic and fiber optic connectors, interconnect systems and coaxial and flat-ribbon cable.
Alexandria Real Estate Equities (NYSE:ARE): Marcus Joel S (Chief Executive Officer) sold 3,000 shares at a price of $72.00.
Ascena Retail Group (NASDAQ:ASNA): Rayden Michael W (CEO, Tween Brands, Inc.) sold 40,000 shares at a price of $19.08.
Ascena Retail Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries operates as a specialty retailer of apparel for women and tween girls. The company offers apparel, accessories, footwear, and lifestyle products, such as bedroom furnishings and electronics.
American Water Works (NYSE:AWK): Bigelow John R (SVP, Business Services) sold 43,334 shares at a price of $40.20.
American Water Works Co Inc. provides water and wastewater services to residential, commercial and industrial customers in the United States and Canada.
ASPEN TECHNOLOGY # (OTC:AZPN): Kotzabasakis Manolis E (EVP, Products) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $31.38.
Aspen Technology, Inc. supplies process optimization software, which allows manufacturers to implement best practices for optimizing their engineering, manufacturing and supply chains.
Blackrock Kelso Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:BKCC): Virginia Retirement Systems Et Al (10% Owner) sold 55,000 shares at a price of $10.50.
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.
Buffalo Wild Wings (NASDAQ:BWLD): Twinem Mary J (Exec VP, CFO & Treasurer) sold 750 shares at a price of $82.50.
Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. is an owner, operator and franchiser of restaurants featuring a variety of boldly-flavored, cravable menu items.
The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX): Hill J Tomilson (Vice Chairman) sold 550,000 shares at a price of $19.08.
Blackstone Group LP is a global alternative asset manager and a provider of financial advisory services.
AVIS BUDGET GROUP I (NYSE:CAR): Nelson Ronald L (Chariman, CEO and President) sold 90,130 shares at a price of $24.53.
Avis Budget Group Inc provides car and truck rentals and ancillary services to businesses and consumers in the United States and internationally.
Cubist Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CBST): Bate Kenneth (Director) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $47.50.
Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company, focused on the research, development & commercialization of novel therapies to treat serious medical conditions in acutely-ill patients who are hospitalized.
Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO): Blum Strategic Gp Iv, L.l.c. (10% Owner) sold 125,140 shares at a price of $2.70.
Cigna Corp. (NYSE:CI): Zollars William D (Director) sold 854 shares at a price of $58.89.
Circor International (NYSE:CIR): Sharma Arjun (VP, Business Development) sold 1,200 shares at a price of $43.60.
Circor International, Inc designs, manufactures and markets valves and other highly engineered products and sub-systems that control the flow of fluids safely and efficiently in the energy, aerospace and industrial markets.
Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL): Hendry Andrew D (Chief Legal Officer &Secretary) sold 3,000 shares at a price of $115.23.
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.
Clearwire Corp. (NASDAQ:CLWR): Prusch Erik (President and CEO) sold 153,455 shares at a price of $3.14.
Clearwire Corp builds and operates next generation wireless broadband networks that enable fast, simple, portable, reliable and affordable Internet communications.
Rockwell Collins (NYSE:COL): Mattai Nan (Sr VP, Engineering and Tech) sold 644 shares at a price of $60.13.
Rockwell Collins, Inc. designs, produces & supports communications & aviation electronics for commercial & military customers. Its products & services include cabin management systems, radar & surveillance, field support, spares & parts, among others.
Conceptus (NASDAQ:CPTS): Bonadio Tom sold 600 shares at a price of $23.00.
Conceptus Inc. develops, manufactures and markets the Essure permanent birth control system, an innovative and proprietary medical device for women.
Cree (NASDAQ:CREE): Swoboda Charles M (CHAIRMAN, PRESIDENT AND CEO) sold 40,000 shares at a price of $47.90.
Cree, Inc. is a provider of lighting-class light emitting diode (LED) products, lighting products and semiconductor products for power and radio-frequency (RF) applications.
Salesforce.Com Inc (NYSE:CRM): Van Veenendaal Frank (Vice Chairman) sold 1,000 shares at a price of $185.75.
Salesforce.com, Inc. provides enterprise cloud computing and social enterprise solutions, and are dedicated to helping customers transform themselves into social enterprises.
Carpenter Technology Corp. (NYSE:CRS): Turner Kathryn C (Director) sold 3,000 shares at a price of $46.73.
Carpenter Technology Corporation is engaged in the manufacturing, fabrication and distribution of specialty metals. The Company is organized in three reportable business segments: Specialty Alloys Operations, Latrobe, and Performance Engineered Products.