Insider transactions of 1,000 shares or more for public companies based in Maryland or with operations here.
Insiders are officers, directors or owners of 10 percent or more of a corporation's stock.
Caleb B. Hurtt, director, exercised an option for 9,922 shares of common stock at $21.01 to $21.16 each Oct. 29 and sold 9,922 shares at $51.40 each Oct. 29. Hurtt now directly holds 6,208 shares of common.
Norman R. Augustine, director, exercised an option for 200,000 shares of common at $22.44 each Oct. 29 and sold 200,000 shares for $50.79 each Oct. 29, and now directly and indirectly holds 20,303.
Vance D. Coffman, chairman, exercised an option for 300,000 shares of common at $18.50 each Oct. 29 and sold 283,983 shares at $50.25 each Oct. 29, 2001. To cover transaction expenses, Coffman turned in 6,017 of them, and now directly and indirectly holds 99,109.
Insider Trading is compiled by Thomson Financial/First Call.