Largest Insider Trades

The following table lists the companies with the highest dollar activity during the last 90 days. Because the table looks at transactions over 90 days, you may see a company name on the list and the trade will be found in an older insider Chronicle issue. This table is designed to provide you with overall trends within companies.

Company Ticker # Insiders # Shares

INSIDER PURCHASES

Plains Resources Inc PLX 1 1,000,000

Res-Care Inc RSCR 2 226,000

Synergy Technologies Corp OILS 1 594,686

Nasb Finl Inc NASB 2 21,428

K2 Digital Inc KTWO 1 862,069

Adolor Corp ADLR 1 10,000

Unova Inc UNA 1 50,000

Bell & Howell Co BHW 1 6,000

Freeport-Mcmoran Copper & Gold FCX.A 1 10,000

United Panam Financial Corp UPFC 1 42,250

Bway Corp BY 2 30,600

Progress Energy Inc PGN 2 2,000

Coventry Health Care Inc CVH 1 5,000

Tor Minerals Intl Inc TORM 6 72,500

Outlook Group Corp OUTL 3 16,546

INSIDER SALES

Csg Sys Intl Inc CSGS 3 498,900

Northwest Airlines Corp NWAC 2 1,043,848

Centillium Communications In CTLM 3 207,000

Trex Inc TWP 2 190,000

Biosite Diagnostics Inc BSTE 6 102,460

Biogen Inc BGEN 1 81,000

Alberto Culver Co ACV.A 2 111,000

Household Intl Inc HI 1 33,000

Southwest Gas Corp SWX 1 90,000

Washington Federal Inc WFSL 1 74,324

Golden West Financial Corp GDW 3 28,900

Air Prods & Chems Inc APD 2 27,720

Microstrategy Inc MSTR 1 300,000

Whole Foods Market Inc WFMI 5 41,170

Avery Dennison Corp AVY 1 13,210

Company $ Amount

INSIDER PURCHASES

Plains Resources Inc 25,000,000

Res-Care Inc 1,179,380

Synergy Technologies Corp 594,686

Nasb Finl Inc 299,992

K2 Digital Inc 250,000

Adolor Corp 185,000

Unova Inc 160,750

Bell & Howell Co 160,000

Freeport-Mcmoran Copper & Gold 144,491

United Panam Financial Corp 134,755

Bway Corp 87,220

Progress Energy Inc 85,025

Coventry Health Care Inc 75,000

Tor Minerals Intl Inc 72,500

Outlook Group Corp 70,321

INSIDER SALES

Csg Sys Intl Inc 29,464,535

Northwest Airlines Corp 25,999,032

Centillium Communications In 6,580,130

Trex Inc 5,345,403

Biosite Diagnostics Inc 5,149,091

Biogen Inc 5,035,330

Alberto Culver Co 3,782,396

Household Intl Inc 2,108,700

Southwest Gas Corp 1,983,748

Washington Federal Inc 1,886,343

Golden West Financial Corp 1,750,579

Air Prods & Chems Inc 1,232,506

Microstrategy Inc 1,012,425

Whole Foods Market Inc 913,455

Avery Dennison Corp 787,052

Insider Ranking

The following is our regular monthly ranking of the Dow 30 companies by insider activity. Unlike our buy/sell reports, these rankings represent a quantitative view (not qualitative) of where insider accumulation and distribution have been the heaviest during the past three months.

Dow 30 Stocks

# of # of Net. Insider

Company Ticker Buyers Sellers Vol. Rank

ALCOA INC AA 7 1 88116 6

PROCTER & GAMBLE CO PG 3 0 88500 3

EXXON MOBIL CORP XOM 6 3 -134530 3

MINNESOTA MINING & MFG CO MMM 5 2 -233964 3

CATERPILLAR INC CAT 3 1 13125 2

AT & T CORP T 2 0 10562 2

UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORP UTX 2 1 10114 1

CITIGROUP INC C 1 0 2796 1

EASTMAN KODAK CO EK 1 0 1000 1

COCA COLA CO KO 2 2 7295 0

PHILIP MORRIS COS INC MO 0 0 0 0

DISNEY WALT CO DIS 0 0 0 0

HONEYWELL INT’L INC HON 0 0 0 0

MCDONALDS CORP MCD 0 0 0 0

JOHNSON & JOHNSON JNJ 0 0 0 0

DU PONT EI DE NEMOURS & CO DD 0 0 0 0

SBC COMMUNICATIONS INC SBC 1 1 -238 0

MERCK & CO INC MRK 1 1 -925 0

AMERICAN EXPRESS CO AXP 2 2 -22782 0

WAL MART STORES INC WMT 1 2 220547 -1

INT’L BUSINESS MACHS IBM 0 1 -10800 -1

INTEL CORP INTC 0 1 -192000 -1

GENERAL ELECTRIC CO GE 2 3 -365518 -1

BOEING CO BA 0 2 -15417 -2

GENERAL MTRS CORP GM 0 2 -31090 -2

J P MORGAN CHASE & CO JPM 2 4 -32530 -2

HOMEDEPOT INC HD 0 2 -60000 -2

INTL PAPER CO P 0 2 -165929 -2

HEWLETT PACKARD CO HWP 0 3 -38940 -3

MICROSOFT CORP MSFT 1 11 -9933800 -10

Insider Shares

VP Deepak Taneja 39,750 [*]

Timing: sold ahead of 70% drop in

Feb. ’00, 60% drop in Feb. ’01;

Acquired shares ahead of

appreciation in March ’00.

VP James Rosen 30,000 [*]

Timing: sold ahead of 60% drop in

Feb. ’01, acquired shares ahead of

appreciation in March ’00.

VP Sales & Svcs Thomas Palka 29,949 [*]

Timing: sold ahead of 70% drop in

Feb. ’00, 65% drop in Feb. ’01.

VP Marketing William Bartow 15,000

Timing: sold ahead of 65% drop in

Feb. ’01.

CB, Pres., CEO Barry Bycoff 5,000

Timing: sold ahead of 70% drop in

Feb. ’00, 65% drop in Feb. ’01;

CFO James Hayden 2,500 [*]

Timing: sold ahead of 70% drop in

Feb. ’00, 60% drop in Feb. ’01;

Acquired shares ahead of

appreciation in March ’00.

(*.)Includes Form 144 Intentions to sell stock.

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