Insiders Sold These Stocks on Aug-2

Insiders sold shares of the following companies on Friday, August 02, 2013

Aaron’s Inc. (NYSE:AAN): Benatar Leo (Director) sold 3,375 shares at a price of $28.79.

The Advisory Board Company (NASDAQ:ABCO): Felsenthal David L (President) sold 6,437 shares at a price of $57.92.

Advisory Board Company provides best practices research and analysis, business intelligence and software tools, and installation support and management and advisory services to organizations including hospitals, health systems etc.

Aecom Technology Corp. (NYSE:ACM): Newman Richard G sold 25,000 shares at a price of $34.90.

AECOM Technology Corporation provides professional technical and management support services to government and commercial clients worldwide. The Company operates in two segments, Professional Technical Services and Management Support Services.

Acacia Research Corp. (NASDAQ:ACTG): Ryan Paul R (CEO) sold 48,333 shares at a price of $22.87.

Acacia Research Coroporation through its operating subsidiaries acquires, develops, licenses and enforces patented technologies.

Analog Devices (NYSE:ADI): Zinsner David (Vice President, Finance & CFO) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $49.73.

Analog Devices, Inc. is engaged in the design, manufacture and marketing of a portfolio of high-performance analog, mixed-signal and digital signal processing integrated circuits used in virtually all types of electronic equipment.

American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG): Lindner S Craig (Co-CEO & Co-President) sold 60,000 shares at a price of $51.91.

American Financial Group, Inc. is a holding company which through its subsidiaries, is engaged mainly in property and casualty insurance.

Agco Corp. (NYSE:AGCO): Caplan David L (Sr. VP, Materials Projects) sold 3,806 shares at a price of $57.36.

AGCO Corporation is a manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment and related replacement parts worldwide. It sells a range of agricultural equipment, including tractors, combines, self-propelled sprayers, hay tools etc.

Aspen Insurance Holdings (NYSE:AHL): Hutter Heidi (Director) sold 48,894 shares at a price of $37.68.

Apartment Investment And Management (NYSE:AIV): Cohn Lisa R (Executive Vice President) sold 2,214 shares at a price of $29.53.

Apartment Investment and Management Company is a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust, or REIT, engaged in the ownership and operation of a diversified portfolio of apartment properties.

Alkermes (NASDAQ:ALKS): Breyer Robert A (Director) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $33.75.

Alkermes PLC is a biotechnology company committed to developing innovative medicines to improve patients’ lives.

Altera Corp. (NASDAQ:ALTR): Schuelke Katherine (Sr VP, GC & Secretary) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $35.50.

Altera Corp. designs, manufactures and markets high-performance, high-density programmable logic devices, HardCopy ASIC devices, pre-defined design building blocks, cores and associated development tools.

Applied Micro Circuits Corp. (NASDAQ:AMCC): Berardi Hector (VP Operations) sold 6,706 shares at a price of $11.79.

Applied Micro Circuits Corporation provides semiconductor solutions for the enterprise, telecom and consumer/small medium business markets. It designs, develops, markets and supports high-performance low power integrated circuits.

Ameriprise Financial Services (NYSE:AMP): Truscott William F (CEO, U.S. Asset Management) sold 34,986 shares at a price of $89.11.

Ameriprise Financial, Inc. through its subsidiaries is engaged in providing financial planning, products and services as solutions for its clients’ cash and liquidity, asset accumulation, income, protection and estate and wealth transfer needs.

Amerisafe (NASDAQ:AMSF): Bradley C Allen Jr (Chairman and CEO) sold 6,087 shares at a price of $34.02.

Amerisafe Inc. is a specialty provider of workers’ compensation insurance focused on small to mid-sized employers engaged in hazardous industries, principally construction, trucking and agriculture.

American Woodmark Corp. (NASDAQ:AMWD): Brandt William F sold 1,000 shares at a price of $35.29.

American Woodmark Corporation manufactures and distributes kitchen cabinets and vanities for the remodeling and new home construction markets.

Amazon.Com (NASDAQ:AMZN): Bezos Jeffrey P (Chairman, CEO and President) sold 307,469 shares at a price of $303.48., Inc., serves consumers through its retail websites and focuses on selection, price, and convenience. The Company’s products include books, music, computers, electronics, home and garden, and numerous other products.

Autonation (NYSE:AN): Stephan Michael J (VP – Corporate Controller) sold 6,891 shares at a price of $48.20.

AutoNation Inc., is an automotive retailer in the United States. The Company offers a range of automotive products and services, including new vehicles, used vehicles, parts and automotive services, and automotive finance and insurance products.

Smith [A.O.] Corp. (NYSE:AOS): Petrarca Mark A (Senior Vice Pres. – H.R. & P.A) sold 22,800 shares at a price of $42.04.

A.O. Smith Corporation is a manufacturer of water heaters and boilers, serving a diverse mix of residential and commercial end markets mainly in the United States with a strong and growing international presence.

Airgas (NYSE:ARG): Broadus Charles E. Jr (Division President – South) sold 3,600 shares at a price of $105.00.

Airgas, Inc. through its subsidiaries, is a distributor of industrial, medical, and specialty gases and hardgoods, such as welding equipment and supplies.

Array Biopharma Inc. (NASDAQ:ARRY): Moore John R (VP, General Counsel) sold 43,884 shares at a price of $7.03.

Array BioPharma Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of targeted small molecule drugs to treat patients afflicted with cancer and inflammatory diseases.

Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE): Smith W Norman (President) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $35.50.

Aerovironment (NASDAQ:AVAV): Conver Timothy E (Chairman, President and CEO) sold 4,500 shares at a price of $22.75.

AeroVironment, Inc. is engaged in the design, development, production and support of unmanned aircraft systems and efficient energy systems for various industries and governmental agencies.

Avanir Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:AVNR): Katkin Keith (President and CEO) sold 15,500 shares at a price of $4.84.

Avanir Pharmaceuticals is a pharmaceutical company focused on acquiring, developing and commercializing novel therapeutic products for the treatment of central nervous system disorders.

Allied World Assurance Company (NYSE:AWH): Knight W. Gordon (President, AWACUS & AWNAC) sold 750 shares at a price of $94.80.

Allied World Assurance Holdings Ltd is a insurance and reinsurance company that underwrites a diversified portfolio of property and casualty lines of business through offices located in Bermuda, Hong Kong, Ireland, Singapore, Switzerland, UK and USA.

Anixter International Inc. (NYSE:AXE): Berardesca Giulio (Executive VP – Wire & Cable) sold 835 shares at a price of $83.50.

Anixter International Inc. distributes communications & electrical wire, cable products and fasteners and other small parts. Its products include data, video, & security products used to connect personal computers, peripheral equipment &, among others.

American Express Company (NYSE:AXP): Squeri Stephen J (Group Pres., Global Services) sold 297,451 shares at a price of $75.13.

American Express Co is a global payments, network and travel company, which offers credit payment card products and travel-related services to consumers and businesses around the world.

Azz Inc. (NYSE:AZZ): Quinn Francis D (Vice President) sold 1,100 shares at a price of $38.00.

AZZ, inc., is an electrical equipment and components manufacture. It serves the global markets of power generation, transmission and distribution, and the general industrial markets.

Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX): Parkinson Robert L Jr (Chairman of the Board & CEO) sold 597,750 shares at a price of $73.47.

Baxter International Inc, is a healthcare Company, which develops, manufactures and markets products that save and sustain the lives of people with hemophilia, immune disorders, infectious diseases, kidney disease, trauma and other chronic.

BB&T Corp. (NYSE:BBT): Wilson Charles L (Sr. Executive Vice President) sold 81,184 shares at a price of $35.88.

BB&T Corporation is a financial holding company, which through its subsidiary, Branch Banking and Trust Company provides a range of banking services to individuals and businesses, and offers loans to businesses and consumers.

Brunswick Corp. (NYSE:BC): Grodzki Kevin (VP & PRES MERCURY MARINE SALES) sold 9,035 shares at a price of $38.50.

Brunswick Corporation is a global manufacturer and marketer of recreation products including boats, marine engines, fitness equipment and bowling and billiards equipment.

Balchem Corp. (NASDAQ:BCPC): Fitzpatrick Frank (CFO) sold 22,198 shares at a price of $29.82.

Balchem Corporation is engaged in the development, manufacture and marketing of specialty performance ingredients and products for the food, nutritional, feed, pharmaceutical and medical sterilization industries.

C.R. Bard (NYSE:BCR): Weiland John H (President and COO) sold 37,977 shares at a price of $115.10.

C.R. Bard, Inc. is engaged in the design, manufacture, packaging, distribution and sale of medical, surgical, diagnostic and patient care devices.

Berry Plastics Group Inc. (NYSE:BERY): Unfried Adam (Executive Vice President) sold 13,431 shares at a price of $23.11.

Berry Plastics Group, Inc. is a provider of value-added plastic consumer packaging and engineered materials with a 30-year track record of delivering high-quality customized solutions to its customers.

Biogen Idec Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB): Scangos George A (Chief Executive Officer) sold 2,239 shares at a price of $218.82.

Biogen Idec Inc is a biotechnology company which develops, manufactures & markets therapies, focusing on neurology, oncology, and immunology for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases, hemophilia and autoimmune disorders.

Infoblox Inc. (NYSE:BLOX): Gee David Nicholas (Executive VP, Marketing) sold 8,333 shares at a price of $32.66.

Infoblox Inc. provides automated network control services and provides an appliance-based solution that enables dynamic networks and next-generation data centers.

Annie’s Inc. (NYSE:BNNY): Foraker John M. (Chief Executive Officer) sold 6,196 shares at a price of $41.62.

Annie’s Inc is a natural and organic food company. It offers over 125 products in the following three product categories: meals; snacks; and dressings, condiments and other.

Boston Private Financial Holdings (NASDAQ:BPFH): Deutsch Clayton (CEO and President) sold 54,352 shares at a price of $11.15.

Boston Private Financial Holdings, Inc., is a bank holding company which conducts all of its business through its three segments, Private Banking, Investment Management, and Wealth Advisory.

Broadcom Corp. (NASDAQ:BRCM): Lagatta Thomas F (EVP, Business Development) sold 34,605 shares at a price of $27.86.

Broadcom Corporation is a technology innovator and provider of semiconductors for wired and wireless communications.

Cardtronics (NASDAQ:CATM): Brewster J Chris (Chief Financial Officer) sold 20,000 shares at a price of $31.93.

Cardtronics, Inc. provides ATM management and equipment-related services to nationally-known retail merchants as well as smaller retailers and operators of facilities such as shopping malls and airports.

Cogent Communications Group (NASDAQ:CCOI): Oneill Timothy G (VP Field Engineering) sold 500 shares at a price of $28.82.

Celgene Corp. (NASDAQ:CELG): Karsen Perry A (see remarks) sold 93,008 shares at a price of $146.50.

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.

Cerner Corp. (NASDAQ:CERN): Naughton Marc G (Exec. VP & CFO) sold 58,850 shares at a price of $49.50.

Cerner Corporation is a supplier of health care information technology solutions, services, devices & hardware. Its solutions optimize processes & help eliminate errors, variance & waste for health care organizations.

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF): Carrabba Joseph A (President & CEO) sold 20,000 shares at a price of $19.47.

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. is a mining & natural resources company. It produces iron ore pellets, fines and lump ore, and metallurgical coal.

Clean Energy Fuels (NASDAQ:CLNE): Littlefair Andrew J (CEO and President) sold 8,000 shares at a price of $13.01.

The Company is engaged in the business of selling natural gas fueling solutions to its customers mainly in the United States and Canada.

Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG): Ells Steve (Chairman & CEO) sold 2,310 shares at a price of $411.31.

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. develops and operates fast-casual, fresh Mexican food restaurants throughout the United States. It also has two restaurants in Toronto, Canada and two in London, England and operates one ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen.

Cno Financial Group (NYSE:CNO): Bonach Edward J (CEO) sold 43,000 shares at a price of $14.39.

Concur Technologies (NASDAQ:CNQR): Singh Sudhir Steven (CEO + Chairman) sold 10,000 shares at a price of $100.51.

Concur Technologies, Inc. is a global provider of on-demand Employee Spend Management solutions.Its solutions unite online travel procurement with automated expense reporting, streamline corporate event management.

Con-Way Inc (NYSE:CNW): Lundberg Leslie P (SVP Human Resources) sold 4,000 shares at a price of $44.50.

Con-way Inc provides transportation, logistics and supply-chain management services for a wide range of manufacturing, industrial and retail customers. The Company’s business units operate in regional and transcontinental.

Cvb Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CVBF): Vaccaro San sold 40,621 shares at a price of $13.50.

CVB Financial Corp. through its subsidiary, is engaged in traditional banking activities, including the acceptance of deposits and the lending and investing of money.

Curtiss-Wright Corp. (NYSE:CW): Denton Michael J (Vice President and Secretary) sold 515 shares at a price of $41.30.

Curtiss-Wright Corporation is a manufacturing and service company which designs, manufactures, and overhauls precision components and systems and provides highly engineered products and services.

Ddr Corp (NYSE:DDR): Hurwitz Daniel B (CEO) sold 50,000 shares at a price of $17.09.

DDR Corp is a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust, which is engaged in the business of owning, managing and developing a portfolio of shopping centers and, to a lesser extent, office properties.

Digitalglobe Inc (NYSE:DGI): Scott Walter S. (EVP & Chief Technical Officer) sold 1,023 shares at a price of $32.83.

The Company is a provider of commercial high resolution earth imagery products and services.

Delphi Automotive Plc (NYSE:DLPH): Cowger Gary L (Director) sold 8,500 shares at a price of $54.42.

Delphi Automotive PLC is a global vehicle components manufacturer and provides electrical and electronic, powertrain, safety and thermal technology solutions to the global automotive and commercial vehicle markets.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc (NYSE:DPS): Young Larry D (President & CEO) sold 74,103 shares at a price of $47.35.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. is an integrated brand owner, manufacturer and distributor of non-alcoholic beverages in the United States, Canada and Mexico with a diverse portfolio of flavored carbonated soft drinks and non-carbonated beverages.

Duke Energy Corp. (NYSE:DUK): Good Lynn J (President & CEO) sold 500 shares at a price of $71.39.

Duke Energy Corporation is an energy company. Its regulated utility operations serve 4 million customers located in five states in the Southeast and Midwest United States, representing a population of approximately 12 million people.

Demandware Inc. (NYSE:DWRE): Dussault Scott J (Executive VP and CFO) sold 6,937 shares at a price of $45.48.

Demandware Inc provides software-as-a-service e-commerce solutions that enables companies to easily design, implement and manage their own customized e-commerce sites, including websites, mobile applications and other digital storefronts.

Ebay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY): Carges Mark T (CTO & SVP Global Products Mkts) sold 67,497 shares at a price of $52.01.

EBay Inc. is a global commerce platform and payments provider. It enables commerce through three reportable segments: Marketplaces, Payments and GSI.

Equifax (NYSE:EFX): Ploder Rodolfo O (Pres-USCIS) sold 125,000 shares at a price of $63.32.

Equifax, Inc. is a leading provider of information solutions and human resources business process outsourcing services for businesses and consumers. The Company has a large and diversified group of clients.

8X8 Inc (NASDAQ:EGHT): Niederman Kim (President) sold 5,000 shares at a price of $9.28.

8X8, Inc. offers voice, video, mobile, and unified communications solutions for business of all sizes. It is focused on delivering reliable business solutions that are easy to use, incredibly advanced and much less expensive than traditional solutions.

Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN): Mcmanus J T (Chairman and CEO) sold 76,160 shares at a price of $64.95.

Energen Corporation is engaged in the development, acquisition, exploration & production of oil & natural gas & natural gas liquids in the continental U.S. and in the purchase, distribution, and sale of natural gas in central & north Alabama.

Endologix Inc (NASDAQ:ELGX): Mcdermott John D (Chief Executive Officer) sold 15,000 shares at a price of $15.83.

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