Insiders Bought These Stocks on Aug-9

Insiders purchased shares of the following companies on Friday, August 09, 2013

Acorn Energy (NASDAQ:ACFN): Moore John A (President and CEO) purchased 10,000 shares at a price of $6.93.

Active Power (NASDAQ:ACPW): Kelly Patrick T purchased 15,000 shares at a price of $3.54.

Ameresco Inc (NYSE:AMRC): Sakellaris George P (President and CEO) purchased 3,800 shares at a price of $8.00.

Allied Nevada Gold Corp (NYSE:ANV): Lang Stephen A (Director) purchased 10,000 shares at a price of $3.66.

Allied Nevada Gold Corp is a gold mining company that operates the Hycroft Mine and has a large number of prospective exploration claims in the State of Nevada.

Amerigas Partners L.P. (NYSE:APU): Peyton Andrew J. (Vice President) purchased 512 shares at a price of $44.57.

AmeriGas Partners, L.P. is a retail propane distributor in the United States and conducts its business through its subsidiary, AmeriGas Propane, L.P.

American Reprographics Company (NYSE:ARC): Toth John E.d. (Chief Financial Officer) purchased 1,400 shares at a price of $5.00.

ARC Document Solutions Inc is a reprographics company in the United States. It is providing highly-specialized document management services, document distribution and logistics, and print-on-demand services to the architectural, engineering etc.

American Realty Capital Propert (NASDAQ:ARCP): Kahane William M purchased 50,000 shares at a price of $13.73.

American Realty Capital Properties, Inc. owns and acquires single tenant freestanding commercial real estate that is net leased on a medium-term basis primarily to investment grade credit rated and other credit worthy tenants.

Blount International (NYSE:BLT): P2 Capital Partners, Llc (10% Owner) purchased 1,100,000 shares at a price of $11.70.

Blount International, Inc., designs, manufactures, and markets equipment, replacement and component parts, and accessories for professionals and consumers in select end-markets under its proprietary brand names.

Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:ENDP): Kimmel Roger H (Director) purchased 5,478 shares at a price of $36.50.

Endo Health Solutions Inc is a specialty pharmaceutical company, which is engaged in the research, development, sale and marketing of branded and generic prescription pharmaceuticals used to treat and manage pain.

Entropic Communications (NASDAQ:ENTR): Merchant Kenneth A (Director) purchased 14,000 shares at a price of $3.66.

Entropic Communications is a fabless semiconductor company that designs, develops and markets systems solutions to enable connected home entertainment.

Equal Energy Ltd (NYSE:EQU): Chimahusky John S. (Senior VP and COO) purchased 136 shares at a price of $4.19.

Equal Energy Ltd. is an exploration and production oil and gas company, it has a geographically diverse portfolio of oil and gas assets with producing properties located principally in Oklahoma and Alberta.

Erie Indemnity Company (NASDAQ:ERIE): Eastwood Bradley C (Senior VP & Chief Actuary) purchased 250 shares at a price of $77.00.

Erie Indemnity Company provides sales, underwriting and policy issuance services to the policyholders of Erie Insurance Exchange. It also operates as a property/casualty insurer through its three wholly-owned subsidiaries.

Royce Focus Trust (NASDAQ:FUND): George W Whitney (Vice President) purchased 4,300 shares at a price of $7.22.

General Communication (NASDAQ:GNCMA): Pidgeon Tina (Gen Counsel & Sr. VP Gov Aff) purchased 102 shares at a price of $9.00.

General Communication is a holding company, together with its direct and indirect subsidiaries is a diversified communications provider in the state of Alaska. It offer facilities-based local and long-distance voice services, etc.

Guidance Software (NASDAQ:GUID): Moses Robert G (10% Owner) purchased 600 shares at a price of $8.14.

Halcon Resources (NYSE:HK): Wilson Floyd C (Chairman and CEO) purchased 100,000 shares at a price of $5.10.

Halcon Resources Corp is an oil and natural gas company, which is engaged in the acquisition, development, exploitation, exploration and production of oil and natural gas properties.

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