Insiders Bought These Stocks on Feb-6

Insiders purchased shares of the following companies on Wednesday, February 06, 2013

Avalonbay Communities (NYSE:AVB): Sarles H Jay (Director) purchased 1,000 shares at a price of $125.12.

AvalonBay Communities, Inc. is engaged in the development, redevelopment, acquisition, ownership and operation of multifamily communities in barrier-to-entry markets of the United States.

Brightcove Inc. (NASDAQ:BCOV): Mendels David R (PRESIDENT, COO) purchased 7,700 shares at a price of $6.45.

Brightcove, Inc. is a global provider of cloud-based solutions for publishing and distributing professional digital media.

John Hancock Bank And Thrift Fund (NYSE:BTO): Burgess Peter S (Other) purchased 623 shares at a price of $19.28.

The Fund’s primary investment objective is long-term capital appreciation and moderate income as a secondary objective. Under normal circumstances, at least 80% of the Fund’s net assets will be invested in equity securities of U.S. and foreign financial se

Bally Technologies (NYSE:BYI): Srinivasan Ramesh (President & CEO) purchased 25,000 shares at a price of $47.48.

Bally Technologies, Inc. is a diversified gaming company that innovates, designs, manufactures, operates, and distributes advanced technology-based gaming devices, systems and server-based solutions.

Celgene Corp. (NASDAQ:CELG): Drake Rodman L (Director) purchased 400 shares at a price of $98.50.

Celgene Corporation is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery, development and commercialization of innovative therapies designed to treat cancer and immune-inflammatory related diseases.

Computer Programs And Systems (NASDAQ:CPSI): Dye David A (CFO, Secretary and Treasurer) purchased 4,100 shares at a price of $47.41.

Computer Programs and Systems, Inc. is a healthcare information technology company that designs, develops, markets, installs and supports computerized information technology systems to meet the unique demands of small and midsize hospitals.

Centerstate Banks (NASDAQ:CSFL): Snively Joshua A (Director) purchased 8,500 shares at a price of $8.77.

Centerstate Banks Inc is a bank holding company, which through its subsidiaries, provides a range of consumer and commercial banking services to individuals, businesses and industries.

Consolidated Edison Company Of New York (NYSE:ED): Hoglund Robert N (SVP & CFO) purchased 41 shares at a price of $56.05.

Consolidated Edison, Inc. is a holding company. It provides a range of energy-related products and services to its customers through its subsidiaries.

First Bancorp (NASDAQ:FBNC): Crawford James C Iii (Director) purchased 5,000 shares at a price of $12.49.

First Bancorp is a bank holding company for First Bank, which offers deposit products such as checking, savings, NOW and money market accounts, as well as time deposits, including various types of certificates of deposits and individual retirement acct.

First Defiance Financial (NASDAQ:FDEF): Strausbaugh Samuel S purchased 62 shares at a price of $21.36.

First Defiance Financial Corporation is a unitary thrift holding company which, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in traditional banking and property and casualty, life and group health insurance products.

Firstmerit Corp. (NASDAQ:FMER): Belden Karen S (Director) purchased 800 shares at a price of $25.00.

FirstMerit Corp provides a range of banking, fiduciary, financial, insurance and investment services to corporate, institutional and individual customers throughout northern and central Ohio, & western Pennsylvania.

Mainsource Financial Group (NASDAQ:MSFG): Thayer Charles J purchased 2,000 shares at a price of $13.67.

MainSource Financial Group, Inc. through its banks provides a range of financial services like accepting time and transaction deposits; making consumer, commercial, agribusiness and real estate mortgage loans, renting safe deposit facilities etc.

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