Daily Round Up: 6/25/14

by: InsiderInsights


Tables of the top insider purchases and sales filed with the SEC on June 25, 2014, based on dollar value.

Dollar values often do not equate with significance when it comes to insider trades.

Proprietary Insider Company Ratings are further 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:

  • Hercules Offshore (NASDAQ:HERO);
  • Republic Services (NYSE:RSG);
  • Access National Corp (NASDAQ:ANCX);
  • Opko Health (NYSEMKT:OPK), and;
  • Imperial Holdings (IFT).

Insider trades were rated Nearly Significant at:

  • Veeva Systems (NYSE:VEEV).

Insider trades were considered Insignificant at:

  • LinkedIn Corp (LNKD);
  • Scripps Networks Interactive (NYSE:SNI);
  • Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE:WYN), and;
  • SAExploration Holdings (NASDAQ:SAEX).

There is a Conflicted Insider Signal (both Buys and Sales) at:

  • T. Rowe Price Group (NASDAQ:TROW), and;
  • Nutrastar International (OTCPK:NUIN).

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

Insider Purchases
#: Filer Name Insider Titles Company Name Ticker Trans
Dollar Value
1 Cascade Inv BO Republic Services RSG B $13,074,495
2 Alta Partners VIII BO Zs Pharma ZSPH JB* $3,600,000
3 Devon Park Bioventures BO Zs Pharma ZSPH JB* $2,880,000
4 Kody Thomas M DIR Access National ANCX B $528,090
5 Fearon Richard Jr DIR,BO Nutrastar Intl NUIN JB* $420,000
6 Bartlett Mark S DIR Price T Rowe TROW B $374,940
7 Frost Phillip Md CEO,CB,BO Opko Health OPK B $353,857
8 Webster Steven A DIR Hercules Offshore HERO B $203,000
9 Pecora John P BO Saexploration SAEX B $168,000
10 Goldstein Phillip DIR,BO Imperial IFT B $83,883

Source: | 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 Name Insider Titles Company Name Ticker Trans
Dollar Value
1 Emergence Capital II DIR,BO Veeva Systems VEEV JS* $72,810,000
2 Hoffman Reid DIR,BO Linkedin LNKD AS $23,944,342
3 Tagliaferri Megan BO Scripps Networks SNI S $12,149,907
4 McCabe Molly E BO Scripps Networks SNI S $6,853,652
5 Harold Simmons Fdn O Valhi VHI S $5,648,734
6 Ballotti Geoffrey A PR,CEO Wyndham Worldwide WYN AS $5,270,325
7 N Zealand Wayne S Inv BO Nutrastar Intl NUIN JS* $3,200,000
8 Bomba Jane L Okun VP,IR IHS IHS AS $1,651,664
9 Pollard Knight Denise DIR Oncomed Pharm OMED S $1,554,749
10 Harrington Peter CEO,DIR Evertec EVTC AS $1,252,485

Source: | 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

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, 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.

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Disclosure: The author is long HERO. The author wrote this article themselves, and it expresses their own opinions. The author is not receiving compensation for it (other than from Seeking Alpha). The author has no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article.

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