BUYERS

COMPANY NUMBER TIMES STOCK UP PERIOD OF BUYS SIX MONTHS LATER

BROADWING 10 7 1986-2001 William A. Friedlander, Director: He never sold as the stock soared; stock is down 64% since Jan. 1, 2001

APPLICA 15 14 1987-2000 David M. Friedson, CEO: Hasn't sold since '95, while stock tripled to $36; stock is now at $6.40

IMCLONE 19 18 1996-2001 David M. Kies, Director: Sold 8% of his stake to pay taxes before the shares fell 70%; stock is now under a cloud due to a drug approval problem

ZIXIT 10 10 1996-2000 Antonio R. Sanchez, Director, Never sold as the stock rocketed past $90; stock is now at $5.15

SELLERS

COMPANY NUMBERS TIMES STOCK DOWN PERIOD OF SALES SIX MONTHS LATER

SEITEL 16 13 1991-2001 Paul Frame, CEO: Lucky. Sold on company-restricted schedule; stock is now a volatile market laggard

HEALTH NET 8 8 1994-2000 Roger F. Greaves, Director: Sold heavily above $29 when he lost CEO job; stock is stalled around $20

XICOR 12 11 1987-2000 Klaus G. Hendig, Senior VP: Looks smart. Big sales in $20s near stock peak; stock is now around $10

Data: Thomson Financial/Lancer Analytics; BusinessWeek

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