Below are insider transactions of 1,000 shares or more for publicly held companies based in Maryland or having substantial operations here. Insiders are officers, directors or owners of 10 percent or more of a corporation's stock.
Host Marriott Corp.
J. Willard Marriott Foundation,beneficial owner, purchased 822,000 shares of common between $9.50 and $9.63 each from Sept. 1 to Sept. 13 and now directly holds 3,655,091 common.
Info. Resces Engineering
Thomas A. Brooks,director, exercised an option for 3,000 shares of common at $9.19 each on Sept. 16 and now directly holds 5,500 common.
Legg Mason Inc.
William Curtis Livingston,director, exercised an option for 13,590 shares of common at $7.36 each on Sept. 23. To cover expenses of the transaction Livingston turned in 2,645 of them for $37.81 each on Sept. 23 and now directly and indirectly holds 39,582 common.
Raymond A. Mason,chairman, disposed of by gift 4,000 shares of common at an unreported price on Sept. 28 and sold 9,900 shares at $37.60 each on Sept. 28 and now directly and indirectly holds 1,448,545 common.
Micros Systems Inc.
Jammet Bernard,divisional officer, exercised an option for 4,000 shares of common at $15.75 each on Sept. 10 and sold them at $34.06 each on Sept. 10 and now directly holds 2,000 common.
Louis M. Brown,chairman, exercised an option for 46,200 shares of common between $11.81 and $14.88 each from Sept. 2 to Sept. 13 and sold 25,200 shares between $34.25 and $34.88 each from Sept. 2 to Sept. 13 and now directly holds 42,000 common.
Insider Trading is written by First Call/Thomson Financial of Rockville.