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Top Direct Holders

HolderPositionShares% of Shares
Outstanding
Report Date
Steven A. MarkelVice Chairman113,6500.81%2016-09-12
Anthony F. MarkelVice Chairman67,4490.48%2016-09-26
Thomas S. GaynerCo-CEO33,4170.24%2016-05-13
Alan I. KirshnerExecutive Chairman24,9210.18%2016-05-24
Paul W. SpringmanN/A21,0700.15%2008-02-26
Leslie A. GrandisN/A18,9010.14%2009-02-23
Gerard Albanese,JrN/A14,9960.11%2016-05-13
Darrell D. MartinDirector13,4730.1%2016-05-16
Britton L. GlissonN/A11,995less than 0.1%2016-05-13
Richard R. Whitt,IIICo-CEO11,564less than 0.1%2016-09-20

Insider Charts

Insider Transactions

Insider Position Date Buy/Sell Shares Shares Owned Following This (Direct & Indirect) Trade Price ($) Cost ($1000) Price Change
Since Trade (%)
Share Ownership Details
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2016-11-30Sell10566,079$89694.08-2.1161,675 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
KIRSHNER ALAN IExecutive Chairman2016-05-20Sell1,99026,278$972.241934.76-9.7824,971 (Direct)
1,023 (401(K) Plan)
270 (By Spouse - 401(K) Plan)
15 (By Spouse)
Whitt Richard R IIICo-CEO
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2016-05-19Sell20014,158$962.82192.56-8.911,839 (Direct)
2,319 (401(K) Plan)
Waleski Anne GExec Vice President and CFO2016-05-19Sell7466,123$965.51720.27-9.154,677 (Direct)
1,446 (401(K) Plan)
Crowley F. MichaelPresident2016-05-18Sell2,0008,478$949.931899.86-7.668,377 (Direct)
101 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2016-05-16Sell5,000135,382$955.944779.7-8.25114,490 (Direct)
15,000 (By Spouse)
3,875 (By Trust)
2,017 (401(K) Plan)
Waleski Anne GExec Vice President and CFO2016-05-13Sell3876,869$956.02369.98-8.255,423 (Direct)
1,446 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2016-05-10Sell9573,666$96191.3-8.7370,675 (Direct)
2,991 (As Trustee)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2016-05-10Sell9574,984$96191.3-8.7370,580 (Direct)
2,443 (By Trust)
1,961 (As Trustee)
MARTIN DARRELL DDirector2016-04-19Sell36420,268$920334.88-4.6613,368 (Direct)
6,900 (By Spouse)
MARTIN DARRELL DDirector2016-04-14Sell53320,632$920490.36-4.6613,732 (Direct)
6,900 (By Spouse)
MARTIN DARRELL DDirector2016-03-11Sell1,00021,165$890890-1.4514,265 (Direct)
6,900 (By Spouse)
MARTIN DARRELL DDirector2016-02-25Sell1,00022,165$8708700.8215,265 (Direct)
6,900 (By Spouse)
Kiscaden Bradley JamesEVP & Chief Actuarial Officer2016-02-24Sell3508,017$847.16296.513.547,482 (Direct)
536 (401(K) Plan)
Whitt Richard R IIICo-CEO2016-02-17Sell50015,446$8424214.1713,163 (Direct)
2,283 (401(K) Plan)
KASEN STEWART MDirector2016-02-17Sell5005,317$841420.54.292,289 (Direct)
3,028 (By Spouse)
Crowley F. MichaelPresident2016-02-17Sell99411,596$841.058364.2911,501 (Direct)
95 (401(K) Plan)
GAYNER THOMAS SINNICKSONCo-CEO2016-02-16Sell5,00039,545$826.034130.156.1934,522 (Direct)
2,576 (401(K) Plan)
2,000 (By Spouse)
447 (By Trust)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2015-12-01Sell46387$903.6341.57-2.93387 (Direct)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2015-08-28Sell96433$83079.685.68433 (Direct)
KIRSHNER ALAN IExecutive Chairman2015-08-25Buy130,048$862.50.861.728,775 (Direct)
15 (By Spouse)
989 (401(K) Plan)
269 (By Spouse - 401(K) Plan)
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2015-08-18Sell6,000142,591$877.765266.56-0.07121,705 (Direct)
3,875 (By Trust)
15,000 (By Spouse)
2,011 (401(K) Plan)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2015-08-11Sell20016,556$870.21174.040.7914,273 (Direct)
2,283 (401(K) Plan)
Crowley F. MichaelPresident & Co-COO2015-08-11Sell37013,488$866.06320.441.2813,393 (Direct)
95 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2015-05-21Sell11681,297$778.590.3112.6776,893 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
Crouch Nora NController and CAO2015-05-11Buy153,000$775.7211.6413.072,602 (Direct)
15 (Health Savings Account)
383 (401(K) Plan)
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO2015-05-11Sell2,66729,271$779.962080.1512.4628,037 (Direct)
966 (401(K) Plan)
268 (By Spouse - 401(K) Plan)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2015-03-16Sell145400$755.39109.5316.11400 (Direct)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2015-02-18Sell20015,683$748.75149.7517.1413,458 (Direct)
2,226 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2015-02-17Sell9081,297$730.8265.7720.0276,893 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2014-12-10Sell4281,297$68728.8527.6776,893 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2014-11-10Sell4,300147,680$696.42994.5225.95126,805 (Direct)
3,875 (By Trust)
2,000 (401(K) Plan)
15,000 (By Spouse)
KASEN STEWART MDirector2014-11-10Sell1,0005,688$695.5695.526.112,660 (Direct)
3,028 (By Spouse)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2014-11-10Sell20015,883$702.31140.4624.8913,658 (Direct)
2,225 (401(K) Plan)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2014-09-12Buy16546$64410.336.2546 (Direct)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2014-09-09Sell4584,170$649.729.243579,766 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
Crowley F. MichaelPresident & Co-COO2014-09-03Sell50012,843$655.44327.7233.8212,758 (Direct)
85 (401(K) Plan)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2014-08-14Sell30016,067$640.39192.1236.9713,858 (Direct)
2,209 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2014-06-09Sell4581,297$646.529.0935.6776,893 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2014-05-27Sell20016,312$629125.839.4514,158 (Direct)
2,155 (401(K) Plan)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2014-04-04Sell33373$603.219.9145.41373 (Direct)
Crowley F. MichaelPresident & Co-COO2014-03-10Sell98213,329$581.51571.0450.8313,258 (Direct)
71 (401(K) Plan)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2014-03-04Sell43405$57724.8152.01405 (Direct)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2014-03-04Sell42406$57724.2352.01406 (Direct)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2014-02-19Sell5181,977$572.5829.253.1977,573 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
Crouch Nora NController and CAO2014-02-14Buy1852,062$568.69105.2154.241,726 (Direct)
336 (401(K) Plan)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2014-02-12Sell20448$553.4611.0758.48448 (Direct)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2014-01-31Sell65468$540.1535.1162.38468 (Direct)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2013-12-24Sell87533$575.2550.0552.48533 (Direct)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2013-12-11Sell5382,588$558.0129.5757.1978,184 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2013-12-04Sell34620$558.1518.9857.15620 (Direct)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2013-12-03Sell20014,928$558111.657.1912,774 (Direct)
2,155 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2013-11-21Sell5,000146,003$545.242726.260.87125,141 (Direct)
3,875 (By Trust)
1,987 (401(K) Plan)
15,000 (By Spouse)
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO2013-11-20Sell2,00028,875$539.321078.6462.6327,762 (Direct)
847 (401(K) Plan)
266 (By Spouse - 401(K) Plan)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2013-10-16Sell96654$519.2649.8568.92654 (Direct)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2013-09-03Sell5781,637$516.729.4569.7577,233 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
Crowley F. MichaelPresident & Co-COO2013-08-21Sell30012,692$517.28155.1869.5612,621 (Direct)
71 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2013-08-15Sell72082,414$522.2375.9867.9776,386 (Direct)
2,443 (By Trust)
3,585 (As Trustee)
MARTIN DARRELL DDirector2013-08-14Sell97922,729$528.55517.4565.9515,829 (Direct)
0 (By Trust)
6,900 (By Spouse)
MARTIN DARRELL DDirector2013-05-17Buy15022,879$538.380.7562.9415,979 (Direct)
6,900 (By Spouse)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2013-05-03Sell5698,050$532.0129.7964.8775,524 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
20,565 (By Trust)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2013-03-19Sell18998,050$465.3987.9688.4775,524 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
20,565 (By Trust)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2013-01-07Sell2,84081,588$438.141244.32100.1977,184 (Direct)
2,443 (By Trust)
1,961 (As Trustee)
Waleski Anne GVice President and CFO2012-12-31Buy2003,883$432.2186.44102.942,622 (Direct)
1,261 (401(K) Plan)
GAYNER THOMAS SINNICKSONPres. & Chief Investment Off.2012-12-31Buy10036,493$430.3443.03103.8231,589 (Direct)
2,000 (By Spouse)
2,457 (401(K) Plan)
447 (By Trust)
WILSON DEBORA JDirector2012-12-31Buy1,0002,341$428.99428.99104.462,341 (Direct)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2012-12-31Buy155560$427.9866.34104.94560 (Direct)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2012-05-17Sell6678,579$440.1629.0599.2774,175 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
KASEN STEWART MDirector2012-05-16Buy2006,329$44488.897.553,301 (Direct)
3,028 (By Spouse)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2012-03-19Sell6978,579$422.3929.14107.6674,175 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
Crowley F. MichaelPresident & Co-COO2012-03-14Sell5508,036$424.5233.48106.627,998 (Direct)
38 (401(K) Plan)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2012-02-29Sell20010,372$409.5181.9114.198,392 (Direct)
1,980 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2011-12-06Sell7181,196$401.128.48118.6876,792 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2011-12-01Sell10010,572$395.0439.5122.038,592 (Direct)
1,980 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2011-11-16Sell12,500152,464$396.64957.5121.16131,135 (Direct)
1,954 (401(K) Plan)
4,375 (By Trust)
15,000 (By Spouse)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2011-09-28Sell7781,196$366.0528.19139.6276,792 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
WILSON DEBORA JDirector2011-09-06Buy131960$382.3950.09129.38960 (Direct)
WILSON DEBORA JDirector2011-09-06Buy131960$382.3950.09129.38960 (Direct)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2011-09-01Sell123224$392.1648.24123.66224 (Direct)
Crowley F. MichaelPresident & Co-COO2011-08-11Buy2507,067$367.9791.99138.377,029 (Direct)
38 (401(K) Plan)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2011-08-11Sell100347$370.4137.04136.8347 (Direct)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2011-06-14Sell7178,579$399.3828.36119.6274,175 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2011-02-07Sell680$412.6628.06112.55Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-15Sell2,49284,269$369.32920.35137.5Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-14Sell2,02986,761$368.81748.32137.82Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-13Sell2,00088,790$366.55733.1139.29Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-10Sell1,40590,790$359.74505.43143.82Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-09Sell1,48492,195$358.34531.78144.77Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-08Sell1,70093,679$356.09605.35146.32Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-07Sell91395,379$359.38328.11144.06Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-06Sell1,01696,292$360.44366.21143.35Link
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2010-12-06Buy27250$3609.72143.64Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-03Sell1,35297,233$357.77483.71145.16Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-02Sell2,01098,585$356.38716.32146.12Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-01Sell2,881100,595$353.121017.34148.39Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-11-30Sell1,768103,476$352.4623.04148.9Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-11-29Sell1,725105,244$354.15610.91147.67Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-11-24Sell1,100106,969$359.21395.13144.18Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-11-23Sell1,200108,069$358.82430.58144.45Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2010-11-15Sell4,000188,026$365.661462.64139.87Link
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2010-11-12Sell100223$359.5535.96143.95Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2010-11-11Sell4,000192,026$364.811459.24140.43Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2010-09-16Sell4216,026$3411.36157.22Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-09-16Sell80109,269$341.0227.28157.2Link
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2010-09-08Sell100323$330.5833.06165.33Link
Latham John KManaging Director2010-08-16Sell210,518$324.710.65170.12Link
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2010-08-12Sell20010,184$329.565.9166.2Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-06-03Sell145113,288$349.550.68150.96Link
Crowley F. MichaelPresident & Co-COO2010-05-20Buy3005,453$338.48101.54159.13Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-03-26Sell1205,980$372.2844.67135.61Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2009-12-22Sell2756,100$326.689.82168.56Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2009-11-18Sell2,700225,159$327.47884.17167.85Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2009-11-17Sell2,000227,859$329.73659.46166.01Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2009-09-04Sell500229,859$323.55161.78171.09Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2009-09-03Sell3,700230,359$323.711197.73170.96Link
Broaddus J Alfred JrDirector2009-09-02Sell385941$324.11124.78170.62Link
Crowley F. MichaelPres., Specialty Program Div.2009-08-14Buy3002,311$312.8293.85180.39Link
Lewis Lemuel EDirector2009-08-07Buy2502,166$313.4478.36179.84Link
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2009-06-30Sell200200$277.1555.43216.48
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2009-06-02Sell17,097102,477$285.14874.35207.65
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2009-06-01Sell45,637119,574$285.0113007207.75
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2009-05-29Sell5,600165,211$2851596207.76
KASEN STEWART MDirector2009-05-13Sell4,9002,500$285.781400.32206.92
Lewis Lemuel EDirector2009-03-23Buy5001,612$253126.5246.69
Lewis Lemuel EDirector2009-03-20Buy5001,112$239.92119.96265.59
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2008-11-12Sell1820$305.2555.56187.34
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman, Director2008-08-08Sell4,00029,926$367.461469.84138.7
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2008-08-08Sell1,000222$362.3362.3142.1
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident, Director2008-08-06Sell3,25056,750$369.581201.14137.33
Whitt Richard R IIISr. VP and CFO2008-05-12Buy1005,939$40440.4117.11
Whitt Richard R IIISr. VP and CFO2008-05-01Buy1005,839$41841.8109.84
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2007-12-10Buy160160$469.9775.286.63
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman, Director2007-11-08Sell20013,926$50010075.42
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-09-14Sell3000$471141.386.23
KASEN STEWART MDirector2007-09-10Sell1,80010,028$476.39857.584.12
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2007-08-22Sell7631,022$497.11379.2976.44
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-08-15Sell500300$463.07231.5489.41
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2007-08-08Sell50,000159,010$496.7924839.576.56
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2007-08-03Sell1,5001,785$466.09699.1488.19
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident, Director2007-07-20Sell601,811$466.3327.9888.09
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-07-16Sell500800$478.97239.4983.13
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-06-14Sell5001,300$474.46237.2384.87
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-05-15Sell5001,800$473.02236.5185.43
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2007-05-10Sell1,4123,285$470.46664.2986.44
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-04-13Sell5002,300$473.25236.6385.34
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-03-15Sell5002,800$465.56232.7888.4
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2007-02-16Sell501,871$494.5724.7377.35
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-02-14Sell5003,300$490.83245.4278.7
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-01-12Sell5003,800$49224678.28
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-12-15Sell5004,300$466.25233.1388.12
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-11-15Sell5004,800$448.75224.3895.46
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-11-09Sell7,000246,148$435.313047.17101.49
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-11-08Sell1,800253,148$434.67782.41101.79
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2006-11-03Sell1,4504,676$409.9594.36113.98
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-10-13Sell5005,300$410.46205.23113.69
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-09-15Sell300288,667$383.5115.05128.71Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-09-06Sell2,700288,667$365.52986.9139.96Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2006-08-30Sell60223,474$357.0121.42145.68Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-08-17Sell2,000291,367$364.65729.3140.54Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-08-15Sell300293,367$359.8107.94143.78Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-07-14Sell300293,367$340.08102.02157.92Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2006-06-22Sell30223,534$340.0210.2157.96Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-06-15Sell300293,361$328.4598.54167.05Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2006-05-11Sell135223,764$356.2748.1146.2Link
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO2006-05-10Sell90060,745$357.9322.11145.07Link
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2006-02-10Sell1,3006,036$328.18426.63167.27Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2006-02-03Sell227223,899$33175.14164.99Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2006-01-31Sell65224,126$334.3221.73162.36Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2006-01-26Sell1,530224,191$325.18497.53169.73Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2005-11-03Sell550225,014$326.5179.58168.64Link
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO2005-05-04Sell50061,511$351.01175.51149.88Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2004-11-09Sell7,600311,854$315.692399.24177.84Link
GRANDIS LESLIE ADirector2004-09-08Sell40019,664$304121.6188.53Link
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO2004-05-26Sell2,60061,862$282733.2211.04Link
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO2004-05-21Sell40064,462$282112.8211.04Link
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO2004-05-19Sell3,00064,862$283.34850.02209.56Link
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO2004-03-15Sell6,79267,798$274.081861.55220.02Link
WEINBERG JAY MDirector2004-02-03Buy4001,969$277.51111216.07Link
MARTIN DARRELL DExecutive VP and CFO2004-01-30Sell5,00042,177$268.61343226.55Link

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