Daily Round Up 12/23/14: CIE, GLP, ENH, HCOM

by: InsiderInsights


Tables of the top insider purchases and sales filed with the SEC on 12/23/14, based on dollar value.

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

Proprietary Insider Company Ratings are relayed to clarify significance.

Dollar value is only one metric to assess the significance of an insider transaction, but when high dollar value intersects with significance it spotlights a stock investors should take the time to consider. InsiderInsights Daily Round Up articles are intended as initial research tools, so investors can separate real insider investment intelligence from time-wasting noise.

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On Today's Tables:

Insider trades were rated Significant at :

  • Global Partners (NYSE:GLP);
  • Endurance Spec (NYSE:ENH), and;
  • Cobalt Intl Energy (NYSE:CIE).

Insider trades were rated Nearly Significant at:

  • Wac Inf-linked Opp (NYSE:WIW);
  • Veritiv (NYSE:VRTV);
  • Hawaiian Telcom (NASDAQ:HCOM), and;
  • Tech Data (NASDAQ:TECD).

Insider trades were considered Insignificant at:

  • Sonic Foundry (NASDAQ:SOFO);
  • Alico (NASDAQ:ALCO);
  • Validus Holdings (NYSE:VR);
  • Trinet (NYSE:TNET);
  • Ralph Lauren (NYSE:RL);
  • Marriott Intl (NYSE:MAR);
  • Cbre (CBG), and;
  • Accenture (NYSE:ACN).

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

  • Globalstar (NYSEMKT:GSAT);
  • Factset Research (NYSE:FDS), and;
  • Eog Resources (NYSE:EOG).

There is an IPO at:

  • Juno Therapeutics (NASDAQ:JUNO).

It's difficult to argue significance for most transactions made during IPOs.

Insider Purchases
#: Filer Name Insider Titles Company Name Ticker Trans
Dollar Value
1 Lynch James F DIR Globalstar GSAT JB* $34,886,604
2 Bratton Douglas BO Juno Therapeutics JUNO JB* $15,625,000
3 Charman John CB,CEO Endurance Spec ENH B $5,755,227
4 Twin Haven Cap BO Hawaiian Telcom HCOM B $1,333,714
5 Global Gp PT,DIR Global Partners GLP B $1,310,262
6 Trafelet Remy W DIR,BO Alico ALCO B $653,671
7 Cascade Inv BO Wac Inf-linked Opp WIW B $475,397
8 Burish Mark D DIR Sonic Foundry SOFO JB* $300,166
9 Textor Donald F DIR Eog Resources EOG B $278,568
10 Henry Daniel T DIR Veritiv VRTV B $249,450

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 Monroe James Iii CEO,DIR,BO Globalstar GSAT JS* $34,886,604
2 Greenberg Jeffrey DIR Validus Holdings VR S $18,429,024
3 Lauren Family BO Ralph Lauren RL AS $8,984,876
4 Hadley Philip A CEO,CB,DIR Factset Research FDS S $5,753,600
5 Nanterme Pierre CB,CEO Accenture ACN AS $5,061,403
6 General Atlantic BO Trinet TNET S $4,408,048
7 Frese Calvin W Jr CEO Cbre CBG AS $3,500,030
8 Capuano Anthony VP Marriott Intl MAR S $2,224,927
9 Bryant Joseph H CB,CEO Cobalt Intl Energy CIE AS $1,825,560
10 Raymund Steven A DIR Tech Data TECD S $1,805,884 | 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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