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Summary

  • Tables of the top insider purchases and sales filed with the SEC on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, based on dollar value.
  • Dollar values often do not equate with significance when it comes to insider trades.
  • Proprietary Insider Company Ratings given for selected companies.

I cannot repeat enough that dollar value is only one metric to assess the significance of an insider transaction. InsiderInsights calculates Insider Filer Statistics in real time, and formulates Insider Company Ratings based on numerous behavioral factors, so our clients can separate real investment intelligence from time-wasting noise.

On Today's Tables:

Insider trades were rated Significant at:

  • Accelerate Diagnostics (AXDX);
  • Republic Services (NYSE:RSG), and;
  • Ladenburg Thalmann Financial (NYSEMKT:LTS).

Insider trades were rated Nearly Significant at:

  • Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:REGN), and;
  • Amicus Therapeutics (NASDAQ:FOLD).

Insider trades were considered Insignificant at:

  • Hilton Worldwide (NYSE:HLT);
  • Town Sports Intl (NASDAQ:CLUB);
  • Access Midstream LP (ACMP);
  • Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO);
  • Diamondback Energy (NASDAQ:FANG);
  • Lionbridge Technologies (NASDAQ:LIOX), and;
  • Mirati Therapeutics (NASDAQ:MRTX).

There is a Conflicted Insider Signal (both purchases & sales) at:

  • Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN), and;
  • Forbes Energy Svs (NASDAQ:FES).

Insider transactions at NextEra Energy LP (NYSE:NEP) were associated with recent IPOs, and it's difficult to garner investment intelligence from transactions by insiders in unseasoned shares.

For more on how to profit from our Daily Round Up tables and analyze insider data, see references below.

Insider Purchases

#:Filer NameInsider TitlesCompany NameTickerTrans
Type
Dollar Value
1SanofiBORegeneron PharmREGNAB$73,779,568
2Perceptive AdvBOAmicus TherapFOLDB$14,000,000
3Cascade InvBORepublic ServicesRSGB$13,489,610
4Robo James LCB,CEO,PTNextera EnergyNEPB,JB*$4,117,900
5Dewhurst Moray PCFO,PT,DIRNextera EnergyNEPJB*$625,000
6Feinberg Larry NBOAccelerate DiagAXDXB$514,400
7Steel ExcelBOForbes EnergyFESB$513,002
8Schuler Jack WDIR,BOAccelerate DiagAXDXB$260,900
9Gilinski SaulDIRLadenburg ThalmannLTSB$188,700
10Hg Vora Capital MgtBOTown Sports IntlCLUBB$184,666

Source: InsiderInsights.com | Key to Insider Title and Trans Type Codes:
B=Open-market Buy; AB=10b5-1 (automatic) Buy; JB*=Buy indicated as being open-market, but not confirmed by trading price range and volume for the session.

Insider Sales

#:Filer NameInsider TitlesCompany NameTickerTrans
Type
Dollar Value
1Global Infra InvBOAccess MidstreamACMPJS*$3,185,800,704
2BlackstoneBOHilton WorldwideHLTJS*$2,270,531,328
3Ross Wilbur L JrDIRAssured GuarantyAGOJS*$260,717,920
4Gulfport EnergyDIR,BODiamondback EnergyFANGS$89,120,000
5Keywell BradleyDIRGrouponGRPNAS$3,332,500
6Orbimed AdvisorsBOMirati TherapeuticsMRTXS$2,325,229
7Glenhill AdvisorsBOLionbridge TechLIOXS$2,309,919
8Faraci John VCB,CEOIntl Paper Co NewIPAS$1,524,945
9Vulcan Capital VCBOAudienceADNCS$1,344,975
10Stryker Ronda EDIRStrykerSYKAS$1,189,643

Source: InsiderInsights.com | Key to Insider Title and Trans Type Codes:

S=Open-market Sale; AS=10b5-1 (automatic) Sale; JS*=Sale indicated as being open-market, but not confirmed by trading price range and volume for the session.

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An important note from Jonathan Moreland, founder of InsiderInsights.com:

In a victory for common sense, it's been proven profitable -- by both academic studies and (more importantly) the experience of your fellow professional investors -- to monitor the trading behavior of company executives, directors, and large shareholders in the stocks of firms of which they're registered as "insiders."

Please note, however, that the lists above are strictly factual; they are not buy and sell recommendations.

At InsiderInsights.com, our clients find new investment ideas every day using more intricate insider screens to determine where they should focus their subsequent fundamental and technical analysis. And while stocks don't (or shouldn't) move up or down based on insider activity alone, insiders tend to be profitable indicators of when real stock-moving events like earnings surprises, corporate actions, and new products may be in the offing.

So use these daily articles as the initial research tools they are meant to be, and click the links in the tables to analyze a company's or insider's full insider history. Also feel free to email us with any questions on our proprietary insider data, filer statistics, and company ratings.

I should also relay that you could have seen the trades on today's Daily Round Up tables within hours of being filed, by signing up for our Free Intra-Day Top Trades Alerts.

Editor's Note: This article covers one or more stocks trading at less than $1 per share and/or with less than a $100 million market cap. Please be aware of the risks associated with these stocks.

Source: InsiderInsights.com Daily Round Up: 7/1/14