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HolderPositionShares% of Shares
Outstanding
Report Date
Steven A. MarkelVice Chairman, Director119,4900.86%2015-12-16
Anthony F. MarkelVice Chairman74,8610.54%2015-12-01
Thomas S. GaynerPres. & Chief Investment Off.39,5220.28%2016-01-04
Alan I. KirshnerChairman and CEO27,9450.2%2015-07-06
Paul W. SpringmanN/A21,0700.15%2008-02-26
Leslie A. GrandisDirector18,9010.14%2009-02-23
Darrell D. MartinDirector16,2650.12%2015-05-11
Gerard Albanese,JrN/A15,8610.11%2016-01-04
Richard R. Whitt,IIIPresident & Co-COO13,6630.1%2016-01-04
F. Michael CrowleyPresident & Co-COO12,495less than 0.1%2016-01-04

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
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2015-12-01Sell46387$903.6341.6-7.62387 (Direct)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2015-08-28Sell96433$83079.70.57433 (Direct)
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2015-08-18Sell6,000142,591$877.765266.6-4.9121,705 (Direct)
3,875 (By Trust)
15,000 (By Spouse)
2,011 (401(K) Plan)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2015-08-11Sell20016,556$870.21174-4.0714,273 (Direct)
2,283 (401(K) Plan)
Crowley F. MichaelPresident & Co-COO2015-08-11Sell37013,488$866.06320.4-3.6213,393 (Direct)
95 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2015-05-21Sell11681,297$778.590.37.2376,893 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO
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2015-05-11Sell2,66729,271$779.962080.27.0228,037 (Direct)
966 (401(K) Plan)
268 (By Spouse - 401(K) Plan)
Crouch Nora NController and CAO2015-05-11Buy153,000$775.7211.67.612,602 (Direct)
15 (Health Savings Account)
383 (401(K) Plan)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2015-03-16Sell145400$755.39109.510.51400 (Direct)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2015-02-18Sell20015,683$748.75149.811.4913,458 (Direct)
2,226 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2015-02-17Sell9081,297$730.8265.814.2276,893 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2014-12-10Sell4281,297$68728.921.5176,893 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2014-11-10Sell4,300147,680$696.42994.519.87126,805 (Direct)
3,875 (By Trust)
2,000 (401(K) Plan)
15,000 (By Spouse)
KASEN STEWART MDirector2014-11-10Sell1,0005,688$695.5695.520.022,660 (Direct)
3,028 (By Spouse)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2014-11-10Sell20015,883$702.31140.518.8613,658 (Direct)
2,225 (401(K) Plan)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2014-09-12Buy16546$64410.329.62546 (Direct)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2014-09-09Sell4584,170$649.729.228.4879,766 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
Crowley F. MichaelPresident & Co-COO2014-09-03Sell50012,843$655.44327.727.3612,758 (Direct)
85 (401(K) Plan)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2014-08-14Sell30016,067$640.39192.130.3513,858 (Direct)
2,209 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2014-06-09Sell4581,297$646.529.129.1276,893 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2014-05-27Sell20016,312$629125.832.7114,158 (Direct)
2,155 (401(K) Plan)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2014-04-04Sell33373$603.219.938.39373 (Direct)
Crowley F. MichaelPresident & Co-COO2014-03-10Sell98213,329$581.5157143.5513,258 (Direct)
71 (401(K) Plan)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2014-03-04Sell42406$57724.244.67406 (Direct)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2014-03-04Sell43405$57724.844.67405 (Direct)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2014-02-19Sell5181,977$572.5829.245.7977,573 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
Crouch Nora NController and CAO2014-02-14Buy1852,062$568.69105.246.781,726 (Direct)
336 (401(K) Plan)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2014-02-12Sell20448$553.4611.150.82448 (Direct)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2014-01-31Sell65468$540.1535.154.54468 (Direct)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2013-12-24Sell87533$575.255045.11533 (Direct)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2013-12-11Sell5382,588$558.0129.649.5978,184 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2013-12-04Sell34620$558.151949.56620 (Direct)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2013-12-03Sell20014,928$558111.649.612,774 (Direct)
2,155 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2013-11-21Sell5,000146,003$545.242726.253.1125,141 (Direct)
3,875 (By Trust)
1,987 (401(K) Plan)
15,000 (By Spouse)
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO2013-11-20Sell2,00028,875$539.321078.654.7827,762 (Direct)
847 (401(K) Plan)
266 (By Spouse - 401(K) Plan)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2013-10-16Sell96654$519.2649.860.76654 (Direct)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2013-09-03Sell5781,637$516.729.561.5577,233 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
Crowley F. MichaelPresident & Co-COO2013-08-21Sell30012,692$517.28155.261.3712,621 (Direct)
71 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2013-08-15Sell72082,414$522.237659.8576,386 (Direct)
2,443 (By Trust)
3,585 (As Trustee)
MARTIN DARRELL DDirector2013-08-14Sell97922,729$528.55517.557.9315,829 (Direct)
0 (By Trust)
6,900 (By Spouse)
MARTIN DARRELL DDirector2013-05-17Buy15022,879$538.380.755.0715,979 (Direct)
6,900 (By Spouse)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2013-05-03Sell5698,050$532.0129.856.975,524 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
20,565 (By Trust)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2013-03-19Sell18998,050$465.398879.3775,524 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
20,565 (By Trust)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2013-01-07Sell2,84081,588$438.141244.390.5277,184 (Direct)
2,443 (By Trust)
1,961 (As Trustee)
Waleski Anne GVice President and CFO2012-12-31Buy2003,883$432.2186.493.142,622 (Direct)
1,261 (401(K) Plan)
GAYNER THOMAS SINNICKSONPres. & Chief Investment Off.2012-12-31Buy10036,493$430.344393.9731,589 (Direct)
2,000 (By Spouse)
2,457 (401(K) Plan)
447 (By Trust)
WILSON DEBORA JDirector2012-12-31Buy1,0002,341$428.9942994.582,341 (Direct)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2012-12-31Buy155560$427.9866.395.04560 (Direct)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2012-05-17Sell6678,579$440.1629.189.6574,175 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
KASEN STEWART MDirector2012-05-16Buy2006,329$44488.888.013,301 (Direct)
3,028 (By Spouse)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2012-03-19Sell6978,579$422.3929.197.6374,175 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
Crowley F. MichaelPresident & Co-COO2012-03-14Sell5508,036$424.5233.596.647,998 (Direct)
38 (401(K) Plan)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2012-02-29Sell20010,372$409.5181.9103.848,392 (Direct)
1,980 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2011-12-06Sell7181,196$401.128.5108.1276,792 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2011-12-01Sell10010,572$395.0439.5111.318,592 (Direct)
1,980 (401(K) Plan)
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2011-11-16Sell12,500152,464$396.64957.5110.48131,135 (Direct)
1,954 (401(K) Plan)
4,375 (By Trust)
15,000 (By Spouse)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2011-09-28Sell7781,196$366.0528.2128.0476,792 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
WILSON DEBORA JDirector2011-09-06Buy131960$382.3950.1118.3960 (Direct)
WILSON DEBORA JDirector2011-09-06Buy131960$382.3950.1118.3960 (Direct)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2011-09-01Sell123224$392.1648.2112.86224 (Direct)
Crowley F. MichaelPresident & Co-COO2011-08-11Buy2507,067$367.9792126.857,029 (Direct)
38 (401(K) Plan)
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2011-08-11Sell100347$370.4137125.36347 (Direct)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2011-06-14Sell7178,579$399.3828.4109.0174,175 (Direct)
1,961 (As Trustee)
2,443 (By Trust)
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2011-02-07Sell680$412.6628.1102.29Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-15Sell2,49284,269$369.32920.3126.02Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-14Sell2,02986,761$368.81748.3126.34Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-13Sell2,00088,790$366.55733.1127.73Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-10Sell1,40590,790$359.74505.4132.04Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-09Sell1,48492,195$358.34531.8132.95Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-08Sell1,70093,679$356.09605.4134.42Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-07Sell91395,379$359.38328.1132.28Link
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2010-12-06Buy27250$3609.7131.88Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-06Sell1,01696,292$360.44366.2131.59Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-03Sell1,35297,233$357.77483.7133.32Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-02Sell2,01098,585$356.38716.3134.23Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-12-01Sell2,881100,595$353.121017.3136.39Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-11-30Sell1,768103,476$352.4623136.88Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-11-29Sell1,725105,244$354.15610.9135.71Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-11-24Sell1,100106,969$359.21395.1132.38Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-11-23Sell1,200108,069$358.82430.6132.64Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2010-11-15Sell4,000188,026$365.661462.6128.29Link
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2010-11-12Sell100223$359.5536132.17Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2010-11-11Sell4,000192,026$364.811459.2128.82Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2010-09-16Sell4216,026$3411.4144.79Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-09-16Sell80109,269$341.0227.3144.78Link
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2010-09-08Sell100323$330.5833.1152.51Link
Latham John KManaging Director2010-08-16Sell210,518$324.710.6157.08Link
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COO2010-08-12Sell20010,184$329.565.9153.34Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-06-03Sell145113,288$349.550.7138.84Link
Crowley F. MichaelPresident & Co-COO2010-05-20Buy3005,453$338.48101.5146.62Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2010-03-26Sell1205,980$372.2844.7124.23Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2009-12-22Sell2756,100$326.689.8155.59Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2009-11-18Sell2,700225,159$327.47884.2154.91Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2009-11-17Sell2,000227,859$329.73659.5153.16Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2009-09-04Sell500229,859$323.55161.8158Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2009-09-03Sell3,700230,359$323.711197.7157.87Link
Broaddus J Alfred JrDirector2009-09-02Sell385941$324.11124.8157.55Link
Crowley F. MichaelPres., Specialty Program Div.2009-08-14Buy3002,311$312.8293.8166.85Link
Lewis Lemuel EDirector2009-08-07Buy2502,166$313.4478.4166.32Link
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2009-06-30Sell200200$277.1555.4201.19
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2009-06-02Sell17,097102,477$285.14874.4192.79
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2009-06-01Sell45,637119,574$285.0113007192.88
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice Chairman2009-05-29Sell5,600165,211$2851596192.89
KASEN STEWART MDirector2009-05-13Sell4,9002,500$285.781400.3192.1
Lewis Lemuel EDirector2009-03-23Buy5001,612$253126.5229.94
Lewis Lemuel EDirector2009-03-20Buy5001,112$239.92120247.93
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2008-11-12Sell1820$305.2555.6173.46
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2008-08-08Sell1,000222$362.3362.3130.4
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman, Director2008-08-08Sell4,00029,926$367.461469.8127.17
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident, Director2008-08-06Sell3,25056,750$369.581201.1125.86
Whitt Richard R IIISr. VP and CFO2008-05-12Buy1005,939$40440.4106.62
Whitt Richard R IIISr. VP and CFO2008-05-01Buy1005,839$41841.899.7
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2007-12-10Buy160160$469.9775.277.62
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman, Director2007-11-08Sell20013,926$50010066.95
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-09-14Sell3000$471141.377.23
KASEN STEWART MDirector2007-09-10Sell1,80010,028$476.39857.575.22
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2007-08-22Sell7631,022$497.11379.367.92
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-08-15Sell500300$463.07231.580.26
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2007-08-08Sell50,000159,010$496.7924839.568.03
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2007-08-03Sell1,5001,785$466.09699.179.1
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident, Director2007-07-20Sell601,811$466.332879
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-07-16Sell500800$478.97239.574.28
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-06-14Sell5001,300$474.46237.275.94
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-05-15Sell5001,800$473.02236.576.47
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2007-05-10Sell1,4123,285$470.46664.377.43
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-04-13Sell5002,300$473.25236.676.39
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-03-15Sell5002,800$465.56232.879.3
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2007-02-16Sell501,871$494.5724.768.78
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-02-14Sell5003,300$490.83245.470.07
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2007-01-12Sell5003,800$49224669.66
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-12-15Sell5004,300$466.25233.179.03
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-11-15Sell5004,800$448.75224.486.02
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-11-09Sell7,000246,148$435.313047.291.76
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-11-08Sell1,800253,148$434.67782.492.04
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2006-11-03Sell1,4504,676$409.9594.4103.65
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-10-13Sell5005,300$410.46205.2103.37
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-09-15Sell300288,667$383.5115.1117.67Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-09-06Sell2,700288,667$365.52986.9128.37Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2006-08-30Sell60223,474$357.0121.4133.82Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-08-17Sell2,000291,367$364.65729.3128.92Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-08-15Sell300293,367$359.8107.9132Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-07-14Sell300293,367$340.08102145.46Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2006-06-22Sell30223,534$340.0210.2145.5Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2006-06-15Sell300293,361$328.4598.5154.15Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2006-05-11Sell135223,764$356.2748.1134.3Link
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO2006-05-10Sell90060,745$357.9322.1133.24Link
EBY DOUGLAS CDirector2006-02-10Sell1,3006,036$328.18426.6154.36Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2006-02-03Sell227223,899$33175.1152.19Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2006-01-31Sell65224,126$334.3221.7149.69Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2006-01-26Sell1,530224,191$325.18497.5156.7Link
MARKEL ANTHONY FPresident2005-11-03Sell550225,014$326.5179.6155.67Link
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO2005-05-04Sell50061,511$351.01175.5137.81Link
MARKEL STEVEN AVice Chairman2004-11-09Sell7,600311,854$315.692399.2164.42Link
GRANDIS LESLIE ADirector2004-09-08Sell40019,664$304121.6174.59Link
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO2004-05-26Sell2,60061,862$282733.2196.01Link
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO2004-05-21Sell40064,462$282112.8196.01Link
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO2004-05-19Sell3,00064,862$283.34850194.61Link
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEO2004-03-15Sell6,79267,798$274.081861.6204.56Link
WEINBERG JAY MDirector2004-02-03Buy4001,969$277.51111200.8Link
MARTIN DARRELL DExecutive VP and CFO2004-01-30Sell5,00042,177$268.61343210.78Link

Only the transactions in Open Market or Private Sale at the market prices are included. Other transactions such as Conversion of derivative security or Exercise of Options are not included. Insiders are only limited to Officers and/or Directors of the company.

"Shares" change (fifth column) and "Shares Owned Following This (Direct & Indirect)" transactions (sixth column) are split adjusted. The "Share Ownership Details" (last column) displayed data is as of reported.

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