Securities trades recently reported to the Securities and Exchange Commission by officers, directors and principal shareholders of corporations based or having sizable employment in the Philadelphia area. Titles are as reported to the SEC.

ACE Ltd.

Brian Duperreault

, director, sold 30,000 shares at $60.42 to $60.57 May 2, and now directly holds 543,622 shares.

Advanta Corp.

Philip M. Browne

, chief financial officer, sold 2,640 shares at $44.78 to $45.23 May 2 to May 4, and now indirectly holds 139,034 shares.

Air Products & Chemicals Inc.

Michael F. Hilton

, officer, sold 3,000 shares at $77.05 May 3, and now directly holds 12,467 shares.

Aqua America Inc.

Chris Franklin

, officer, sold 1,500 shares at $22.16 May 4, and now directly holds 15,823 shares.

Kathy L. Pape, officer and treasurer, sold 13,020 shares at $22.22 May 4, and now directly holds 1,905 shares.

BIO Imaging Technologies Inc.

Jeffrey H. Berg

, director, sold 2,000 shares at $6.67 May 1, and now directly holds 16,191 shares.

James Ambrose Taylor, director, sold 3,000 shares at $6.65 May 1, and now directly holds 13,750 shares.

Boeing Co.

Shephard W. Hill

, officer, sold 1,492 shares at $94 May 2, and now directly holds 21,754 shares.

CDI Corp.

Roger H. Ballou

, chief executive officer, sold 64,600 shares at $29.35 to $30.44 May 1 to May 7, and now directly holds 77,402 shares.

Cephalon Inc.

John Edward Osborn

, general counsel, sold 11,250 shares at $81 May 7, and now directly holds 39,000 shares.

Lesley Russell, officer, sold 1,559 shares at $80 to $80.01 May 9, and now directly holds 17,642 shares.

Chesapeake Utilities Corp.

Stephen Charles Thompson

, officer, bought 46 shares at $33.25 May 7, and now directly and indirectly holds 19,850 shares.

CIGNA Corp.

Carol Cox Wait

, director, sold 3,500 shares at $161.64 to $161.95 May 7, and now directly holds 1,797 shares.

Crown Holdings Inc.

Alan Walter Rutherford

, chief financial officer, sold 480,000 shares at $24.79 to $24.91 May 3 to May 7, and now directly holds 304,603 shares.

Dollar Financial Corp.

Sydney Franchuk

, officer, sold 9,167 shares at $31.72 May 4, and now directly holds 17,846 shares.

Exelon Corp.

Randall E. Mehrberg

, officer, sold 7,250 shares at $75.28 to $76.46 May 1, and now directly holds 66,255 shares.

John W. Rowe, chief executive officer, sold 44,767 shares at $75.30 to $76.34 May 1, and now directly holds 561,636 shares.

FMC Corp.

William G. Walter

, chief executive officer, sold 21,924 shares at $82.67 to $82.83 May 2, and now directly holds 100,191 shares.

D. Michael Wilson, officer, sold 4,650 shares at $83.50 May 7, and now directly holds 32,123 shares.

Fulton Financial Corp.

Donald W. Lesher Jr.

, director, bought 2,000 shares at $14.95 May 4, and now directly holds 151,902 shares.

Healthcare Services Group Inc.

Thomas A. Cook

, president, sold 28,377 shares at $28.56 May 3, and now directly holds 19,248 shares.

James L. Distefano, chief financial officer, sold 17,505 shares at $28.75 to $28.82 May 2 to May 3, and now directly holds 4,019 shares.

J&J Snack Foods Corp.

Leonard M. Lodish

, director, sold 2,600 shares at $39.60 May 1, and now directly holds 24,812 shares.

Robert M. Radano, officer, sold 42,001 shares at $41.09 May 2, and now directly holds 94,211 shares.

Kensey Nash Corp.

John E. Nash

, officer and director, sold 5,000 shares at $25.60 to $25.77 May 1, and now indirectly holds 298,490 shares.

Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc.

Charles Scott Kulicke

, chief executive officer, sold 21,400 shares at $10 to $10.13 April 30 to May 1, and now directly holds 705,644 shares.

L3 Communications Holdings Inc.

Ralph G.D. Ambrosio

, chief financial officer, sold 15,000 shares at $93.22 May 7, and now directly holds 3,286 shares.

Carl E. Vuono, officer, sold 35,000 shares at $92.42 May 4, and now directly holds 1,108 shares.

Leesport Financial Corp.

James H. Burton

, director, sold 1,000 shares at $22.18 to $22.76 May 2, and now indirectly holds 1,414 shares.

Lincoln National Corp.

Charles C. Cornelio

, chief technology officer, sold 12,269 shares at $72.92 to $73.01 May 7, and now directly holds 5,137 shares.

William H. Cunningham, director, sold 8,280 shares at $71.90 May 3, and now directly holds 14,088 shares.

Dennis R. Glass, president, sold 41,877 shares at $71.81 to $72.13 May 3, and now directly holds 137,870 shares.

David A. Stonecipher, director, sold 49,000 shares at $71.93 to $73.01 May 3 to May 8, and now indirectly holds 232,925 shares.

Westley V. Thompson, officer, sold 14,000 shares at $72.98 to $73 May 8, and now directly holds 90,650 shares.

Merck & Co. Inc.

Richard T. Clark

, chief executive officer, sold 41,050 shares at $52.02 May 4, and now directly holds 17,005 shares.

NutriSystem Inc.

Bruce Blair

, chief technology officer, bought 41,667 shares at $62.12 May 2, and sold 41,667 shares at $61.70 to $62.46 May 2, and the holdings were not reported.

Michael A. Dipiano, director, sold 500 shares at $62.52 May 3, and now indirectly holds 508,005 shares.

Penn Virginia Corp.

A. James Dearlove

, chief executive officer, sold 40,000 shares at $79.29 May 7, and now directly holds 72,081 shares.

Nancy M. Snyder, general counsel, sold 28,200 shares at $79.31 May 7, and now directly holds 15,899 shares.

Republic First Bancorp Inc.

Harris Wildstein

, director, bought 2,000 shares at $10.75 May 1, and now directly holds 533,028 shares.

Rohm & Haas Co

Rajiv L. Gupta

, chief executive officer, sold 7,500 shares at $50.65 May 1, and now directly holds 242,449 shares.

Royal Bancshares of Pennsylvania Inc.

Joseph P. Campbell

, chief executive officer, bought 597 shares at $20 to $20.93 May 1, and now directly holds 59,300 shares.

James J. Mcswiggan, chief operating officer, bought 1,000 shares at $20.52 May 1, and now directly holds 27,929 shares.

Anthony J. Micale, director, bought 545 shares at $20.33 to $20.34 May 1, and now directly holds 5,458 shares.

SEI Investments Co.

Thomas William Smith

, director, sold 600 shares at $60.47 May 1, and now indirectly holds 198,500 shares.

Suncom Wireless Holdings Inc.

Scott I. Anderson

, director, sold 81,643 shares at $1.72 May 1, and now directly holds 48,500 shares.

Raul Burgos, officer, sold 34,869 shares at $1.60 May 2, and now directly holds 306,716 shares.

Eric Haskell, chief financial officer, sold 92,500 shares at $1.63 to $1.66 May 3 to May 4, and now directly holds 292,500 shares.

William A. Robinson, officer, sold 92,500 shares at $1.70 to $1.71 May 1, and now directly holds 370,000 shares.

Trump Entertainment Resorts Inc.

Wallace B. Askins

, director, sold 750 shares at $16.20 May 1, and now directly holds 14,617 shares.

UGI Corp.

Lon R. Greenberg

, chief executive officer, sold 100,000 shares at $28.40 May 2, and now directly holds 663,006 shares.

Universal Health Services Inc.

Leatrice S. Ducat

, director, sold 1,474 shares at $60.55 May 8, and now directly holds 2,000 shares.

WSFS Financial Corp.

Joseph D. Blair

, officer, sold 1,265 shares at $66.37 May 4, and now directly holds 220 shares.

Wyeth

Rene R. Lewin

, officer, sold 48,400 shares at $57.06 May 4, and now directly holds 93,658 shares.

SOURCES: Thomson Financial; Securities and Exchange Commission filings