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Top Insider Sales: Aug, 27, 2012 (WTS, DLB, AMSG, MLI, UNM, SCL, NXST, FRS, WHG, CRM)

|Includes:AMSG, CRM, DLB, FRS, MLI, NXST, SCL, UNM, WHG, Watts Water Technologies, Inc. (WTS)

Every day, Contextuall scans the SEC databases to identify the latest trends in insider selling.

There may be many legitimate reasons for an insider sale, but if these sales occur frequently, a flag should be raised.

The top insider sales reported on Aug 27 are listed below.

Click on any of the links to go directly to the SEC filings, or Google the individuals involved.

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1. Watts Water Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:WTS): Total value of insider selling reported at $1,716,719

Insiders Involved:

Horne Timothy P (10% Owner)
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Google Horne Timothy P

Description: Designs, manufactures, and sells water safety and flow control products for the water quality, water conservation, water safety, and water flow control markets in North America, Europe, and China. (Click here for Watts Water Technologies, Inc. website)

2. Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB): Total value of insider selling reported at $339,506

Insiders Involved:

Dolby Ray (10% Owner)
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Google Dolby Ray

Description: Develops and delivers products and technologies for the entertainment industry worldwide. (Click here for Dolby Laboratories, Inc. website)

3. AmSurg Corp. (NASDAQ:AMSG): Total value of insider selling reported at $93,792

Insiders Involved:

Kevin Lavender (Director)
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Google Kevin Lavender

Description: Engages in the development, acquisition, and operation of ambulatory surgery centers in partnership with physicians in the United States. (Click here for AmSurg Corp. website)

4. Mueller Industries Inc. (NYSE:MLI): Total value of insider selling reported at $92,560

Insiders Involved:

John Douglas Murdock (President, HVACR Business)
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Google John Douglas Murdock

Description: Mueller Industries, Inc. manufactures copper, brass, plastic, and aluminum products. It operates in two segments, Plumbing & Refrigeration, and Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM). (Click here for Mueller Industries Inc. website)

5. Unum Group (NYSE:UNM): Total value of insider selling reported at $88,078

Insiders Involved:

Macmillan (Director)
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Google Macmillan

Description: Provides group and individual disability insurance products primarily in the United States and the United Kingdom. (Click here for Unum Group website)

6. Stepan Company (NYSE:SCL): Total value of insider selling reported at $86,441

Insiders Involved:

James Hurlbutt (V.P. & Chief Financial Officer)
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Google James Hurlbutt

Description: Engages in the production and sale of specialty and intermediate chemicals to manufacturers in various industries worldwide. (Click here for Stepan Company website)

7. Nexstar Broadcasting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST): Total value of insider selling reported at $66,628

Insiders Involved:

Shirley Green (Vice President, Controller)
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Google Shirley Green

Description: Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc., a television broadcasting and digital media company, engages in the acquisition, development, and operation of television stations and interactive community Websites in medium-sized markets in the United States. (Click here for Nexstar Broadcasting Group Inc. website)

8. Frisch's Restaurants Inc. (NYSEMKT:FRS): Total value of insider selling reported at $60,420

Insiders Involved:

L. William Harvey (REGIONAL DIRECTOR)
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Google L. William Harvey

Description: Operates restaurants in the United States. (Click here for Frisch's Restaurants Inc. website)

9. Westwood Holdings Group Inc. (NYSE:WHG): Total value of insider selling reported at $59,380

Insiders Involved:

Gamco Investors, Inc. Et Al (10% Owner)
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Google Gamco Investors, Inc. Et Al

Description: Provides services for its clients. (Click here for Westwood Holdings Group Inc. website)

10. Salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM): Total value of insider selling reported at $59,118

Insiders Involved:

Parker Harris (EVP, Technology)
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Google Parker Harris

Description: Provides customer and collaboration relationship management (CRM) services to various businesses and industries worldwide. (Click here for Salesforce.com website)

Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

Stocks: WTS, DLB, AMSG, MLI, UNM, SCL, NXST, FRS, WHG, CRM