Insiders Sold These Stocks on Oct-23

Insiders sold shares of the following companies on Wednesday, October 23, 2013

The Advisory Board Company (NASDAQ:ABCO): Musslewhite Robert W sold 23,205 shares at a price of $68.02.

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.

Alliance Data Systems Corp. (NYSE:ADS): Heffernan Edward J sold 34,735 shares at a price of $232.46.

Alliance Data Systems Corporation is a provider of data-driven and transaction-based marketing and customer loyalty solutions.

Align Technology (NASDAQ:ALGN): Morrow George J sold 75,000 shares at a price of $57.07.

Align Technology, Inc designs, manufactures and markets the Invisalign system, a method for treating the misalignment of teeth.

Smith [A.O.] Corp. (NYSE:AOS): Jones Paul W sold 40,000 shares at a price of $50.18.

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.

Amphenol Corp. (NYSE:APH): Schneider Richard sold 17,444 shares at a price of $82.14.

Amphenol Corporation designs, manufactures and markets electrical, electronic and fiber optic connectors, interconnect systems and coaxial and flat-ribbon cable.

American Express Company (NYSE:AXP): Squeri Stephen J sold 103,046 shares at a price of $80.45.

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.

Best Buy Co. (NYSE:BBY): Lenzmeier Allen U sold 150,000 shares at a price of $43.11.

Best Buy Co., Inc. is a multinational retailer of consumer electronics, computing and mobile phone products, entertainment products, appliances and related services.

Biogen Idec Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB): Sandrock Alfred sold 15,030 shares at a price of $250.11.

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.

Boston Private Financial Holdings (NASDAQ:BPFH): Sinai Allen L sold 3,000 shares at a price of $11.51.

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.

Bazaarvoice Inc. (NASDAQ:BV): Hurt Brett A. sold 47,463 shares at a price of $10.07.

Capital Bank Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CBF): Oken Marc D sold 275,000 shares at a price of $21.99.

Capital Bank Financial Corp., is a bank holding company of Capital Bank, National Association. It offers a range of commercial and consumer loans and deposits, as well as ancillary financial services.

Core Laboratories N.V. (NYSE:CLB): Davis Monty L sold 5,704 shares at a price of $197.35.

Core Laboratories N.V provides Proprietary and Patented Reservoir Description; Production Enhancement and Reservoir Management services to the oil and gas industry. The Company’s customers include major national and independent oil and gas producers.

Town Sports International Holdings (NASDAQ:CLUB): Giardina Robert J sold 10,538 shares at a price of $13.50.

Cornerstone Ondemand Inc. (NASDAQ:CSOD): Miller Adam L sold 6,400 shares at a price of $51.84.

Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. is a global provider of a comprehensive learning and talent management solution delivered as software-as-a-service.

Cognizant Technology Solutions (NASDAQ:CTSH): Thiruvengadam Sridhar sold 42,200 shares at a price of $86.51.

Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE:DAL): Anderson Richard H sold 400,000 shares at a price of $25.70.

Delta Air Lines, Inc. operates as an airline, providing scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo throughout the United States and around the world.

Dell Inc. (NASDAQ:DELL): Dell Michael S sold 2,964,869 shares at a price of $13.88.

Dell Inc is a technology company, which offers a range of technology solutions, including servers and networking products, storage products, services, software and peripherals, mobility products, and desktop PCs.

Dollar Tree (NASDAQ:DLTR): Philbin Gary M sold 262 shares at a price of $60.00.

Dollar Tree, Inc. operates discount variety stores in the United States. Its stores offer merchandise at the fixed price of $1.00. The company operates stores under the names of Dollar Tree, Deal$, and Dollar Bills.

Ebay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY): Swan Robert Holmes sold 170,250 shares at a price of $52.16.

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

Electronics For Imaging (NASDAQ:EFII): Kashnow Richard A sold 7,500 shares at a price of $34.86.

Electronics For Imaging Inc. deals in color digital print controllers, super-wide format printers and inks and print management solutions.

Engility Holdings Inc. Common (NYSE:EGL): Abrams Capital Management, Llc sold 654,583 shares at a price of $31.83.

Itt Educational Services (NYSE:ESI): Blum Strategic Gp Iv, L.l.c. sold 50,000 shares at a price of $35.02.

ITT Educational Services, Inc. provides postsecondary degree programs in the United States. It offers diploma, associate, bachelor and master degree programs.

Exponent (NASDAQ:EXPO): Boehm Paul sold 4,000 shares at a price of $78.44.

Fleetcor Technologies (NYSE:FLT): Coughlin John sold 12,000 shares at a price of $112.68.

Fleetcor Technologies, Inc. provides specialized payment products and services to commercial fleets, oil companies, and petroleum marketers in North America, Europe, Africa, and Asia.

Financial Engines (NASDAQ:FNGN): Hallee Garry W. sold 10,000 shares at a price of $56.24.

Financial Engines, Inc is a provider of independent, technology-enabled portfolio management services, investment advice and retirement help to participants in employer-sponsored defined contribution retirement plans, such as 401(k) plans.

Genworth Financial Inc (NYSE:GNW): Groh Kelly L sold 8,000 shares at a price of $14.00.

Genworth Financial, Inc. is a financial security company, which provides insurance, wealth management, investment and financial solutions.

Gp Strategies Corp. (NYSE:GPX): Geller Marshall S sold 2,000 shares at a price of $26.74.

Guidewire Software Inc. Common (NYSE:GWRE): Blasing Karen sold 520 shares at a price of $48.99.

Guidewire Software Inc is a provider of core system software to the global property and casualty, or P&C, insurance industry. A P&C insurance carrier’s business: underwriting and policy administration, claims management and billing.

Hon Industries Inc. (NYSE:HNI): Martin Dennis J sold 2,560 shares at a price of $39.06.

HNI Corporation manufactures and markets office furniture as well as hearth products. The Company’s products are sold to dealers, wholesalers, national office product distributors, end-user customers, and federal, state and local governments.

Ipg Photonics Corp. (NASDAQ:IPGP): Shcherbakov Eugene A sold 3,437 shares at a price of $64.26.

The company is the developer and manufacturer of a line of high-performance fiber lasers for diverse applications in numerous markets.

Ingersoll-Rand Plc [Ireland] (NYSE:IR): Michel Gary S sold 8,225 shares at a price of $68.05.

Ingersoll-Rand PLC provides products, services and solutions to enhance the quality and comfort of air in homes and buildings, transport and protect food and perishables, secure homes and commercial properties, and increase industrial productivity.

Jds Uniphase Corp. (NASDAQ:JDSU): Waechter Thomas H sold 10,165 shares at a price of $16.00.

JDS Uniphase Corporation is a provider of communications test and measurement solutions and optical products for telecommunications service providers, cable operators, and network equipment manufacturers.

Kellogg Company (NYSE:K): Kellogg W K Foundation sold 30,000 shares at a price of $62.00.

Kellogg Company and its subsidiaries are engaged in the manufacture and marketing of ready-to-eat cereal and convenience foods.

Kaman Corp. (NYSE:KAMN): Callaway E Reeves Iii sold 725 shares at a price of $37.73.

Kaman Corporation conducts business in the aerospace and industrial distribution markets.

Knoll (NYSE:KNL): Mccabe Barry L sold 12,500 shares at a price of $17.27.

Knoll Inc is engaged in the design, manufacture and sale of office furniture products and accessories, focusing on the middle to high-end segments of the contract furniture market.

Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE:KOP): Turner Walter W sold 15,000 shares at a price of $44.08.

Lyondellbasell Industries Nv (NYSE:LYB): Patel Bhavesh V. sold 29,266 shares at a price of $79.00.

Mcdonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD): Armario Jose sold 5,300 shares at a price of $94.77.

McDonald’s Corporation franchises and operates McDonald’s restaurants in the food service industry. The Company and its franchisees purchase food, packaging, equipment and other goods from numerous independent suppliers.

Medassets (NASDAQ:MDAS): Culbreth Lance M sold 1,900 shares at a price of $26.45.

Medassets, Inc. provides technology-enabled products and services which together help mitigate the increasing financial pressures faced by hospitals and health systems.

Mitcham Industries (NASDAQ:MIND): Schwalbe John F sold 5,000 shares at a price of $16.44.

Mitcham Industries, Inc. is engaged in leasing and selling geophysical and other equipment used by seismic data acquisition contractors to perform seismic data acquisition surveys on land, in transition zones and deep water marine areas.

M&T Bank Corp. (NYSE:MTB): Spychala Michael R sold 1,342 shares at a price of $113.26.

M&T Bank Corp is a New York business corporation and a bank holding company. The Company through subsidiaries provides individuals, corporations and other businesses, and institutions with commercial and retail banking services.

Nanometrics Inc. (NASDAQ:NANO): Kisling Ronald W sold 125 shares at a price of $16.90.

Nanometrics Incorporated supplies advanced process control metrology systems used mainly in the manufacturing of semiconductors, solar photovoltaics and high-brightness LEDs as well as by customers in the silicon wafer and data storage industries.

National Instruments Corp. (NASDAQ:NATI): Kodosky Jeffrey L sold 12,000 shares at a price of $30.68.

National Instruments Corporation designs, manufactures and sells computer-based instrumentation software and hardware products to scientists and engineers.

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX): Kilgore Leslie J sold 4,483 shares at a price of $342.92.

Netflix, Inc., is a provider of internet subscription service streaming TV shows and movies. Its subscribers can instantly watch unlimited TV shows and movies streamed over the Internet to their TVs, computers and mobile devices and in the United States.

Blue Nile (NASDAQ:NILE): Vadon Mark C sold 9,297 shares at a price of $40.20.

Blue Nile Inc., is an online retailer of diamonds and jewelry. Its merchandise consists of diamonds and fine jewelry, with a particular focus on engagement diamonds and settings.

Nanoviricides Inc (OTC:NNVC): Diwan Anil sold 142,000 shares at a price of $5.29.

NanoViricides, Inc., a development stage nano-biopharmaceutical company, engages in the discovery, development, and commercialization of anti-viral therapeutics primarily in the United States.

Netapp (NASDAQ:NTAP): Warmenhoven Daniel J sold 10,000 shares at a price of $41.54.

NetApp, Inc. is a supplier of enterprise storage and data management software and hardware products and services.

Netscout Systems (NASDAQ:NTCT): Hadzima Joseph G Jr sold 1,500 shares at a price of $29.44.

NetScout Systems, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, markets, licenses, sells and supports application and network performance management and service assurance solutions.

Omnicell (NASDAQ:OMCL): Seim Robin Gene sold 9,349 shares at a price of $23.76.

Omnova Solutions Inc. (NYSE:OMN): Hohman James J sold 4,006 shares at a price of $8.75.

Omnova Solutions, Inc. is an innovator of emulsion polymers, specialty chemicals and decorative and functional surfaces for a variety of commercial, industrial and residential end uses.

Opentable (NASDAQ:OPEN): Dodson Michael E. sold 7,150 shares at a price of $71.40.

OpenTable, Inc, provides solutions that form an online network connecting reservation-taking restaurants & people who dine at those restaurants. Its solutions are Electronic Reservation Book, for restaurant customers and reservation website for diners.

Oracle Corp. (NASDAQ:ORCL): Kurian Thomas sold 355,151 shares at a price of $33.12.

Oracle Corporation is a provider of enterprise software and a provider of computer hardware products and services. Its software, hardware systems, and services businesses develop, manufacture, market, host and support database.

Bank Of The Ozarks (NASDAQ:OZRK): Hastings Jay Scott sold 1,400 shares at a price of $48.82.

Alex Fredricks

Alex Fredricks

Alex Fredricks has a degree in business and is an avid day-trader. Alex's experience and love for the game of the markets is shown not only in his posts, but the post he helps edit for other authors on our staff.