Insiders are Selling Shares of These Stocks Now

Monitoring insider trades is a very important component to successful investing. We think you should be aware of these insider sales  from the first week of February:

  1. Ball Corp.: Shawn Barker, VP & Controller, sold $65,098 worth of stock on February 3rd, 2011.  Shares of (NYSE:BLL) have increased by 8.19% year-to-date.
  2. BNC Bancorp: Richard D Callcutt II, EVP & COO, sold $25,500 worth of stock on February 4th, 2011.  Shares of (NASDAQ:BNCN) have decreased by 6.44% year-to-date.
  3. Boeing Company: John H Biggs, a Director, sold $169,680 worth of stock on February 2nd, 2011.  Shares of (NYSE:BA) have increased by 11.08% year-t0-date.
  4. Caterpillar, Inc.: Joshua I Smith, a Director, sold $594,019 worth of stock on February 3rd, 2011; Shares of (NYSE:CAT) have increased by 6.89% year-to-date.
  5. Chevron Corp.: George L Kirkland, Vice Chairman & EVP, sold $8,245,140 worth of stock on February 3, 2011.  Shares of (NYSE:CVX) have increased by 5.51% year-to-date.
  6. Citrix Systems, Inc.: Nanci Caldwell, a Director, sold $21,568 worth of stock on February 2nd, 2011.  Shares of (NASDAQ:CTXS) have declined by 4.52% year-to-date.
  7. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp.: Lakshmi Narayanan, Vice Chairman, sold $381,250 worth of stock on February 3rd, 2011. Shares of (NASDAQ:CTSH) have increased by 2.03% year-to-date.
  8. du Pont de Nemours & Company: James C. Borel, EVP, sold $374,000 worth of stock on February 3rd, 2011. Shares of (NYSE:DD) have increased by 7.4% year-to-date.
  9. Electronic Arts, Inc.: Kenneth A Barker, SVP & Chief Accounting Officer, sold $99,704 worth of stock on February 3rd, 2011; Stephen G. Bene, SVP & General Counsel, sold $707,087 worth of stock on February 3rd, 2011; Peter Moore, President, EA Sports Label, sold $264,152 worth of stock on February 3rd, 2011; and Gabrielle B. Toledano, EVP, HR & Corporate Services, sold $89,408 worth of stock on February 3rd, 2011.  Shares of (NASDAQ:ERTS) have increased by 10.26% year-to-date.
  10. Exxon Mobil Corp.: Jack P. Williams, Jr., an executive officer sold $125,550 worth of stock on February 2nd, 2011.  Shares of (NYSE:XOM) have increased by 12.45% year-to-date.
  11. Jefferies Group, Inc.: Peregrine C. Broadbent, CEO, sold $242,201 worth of stock on February 3rd, 2011.  Shares of (NYSE:JEF) have decreased by 2.52% year-to-date.
  12. Mattel, Inc.: Christopher A. Sinclair, a director, sold $250,030 worth of stock on February 3rd, 2011.  Shares of (NASDAQ:MAT) have increased by 0.87% year-to-date.

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