Insider Trading activities of Benihana Inc insiders.

Monthly summaries of insider trading activities (stock purchases, sales, and option exercises) reported by insiders of Benihana Inc since 2005 are illustrated in Table 1 and Table 2. Table 1 shows the monthly insider trading data of Benihana Inc since year 2005. Table 2 shows the detailed insider transactions of Benihana Inc since 2005. The reporting company's ticker symbol is BNHNA. The reporting company's CIK number is 935226.
The total value of stock buying since 2005 is $22,180,968.
The total value of stock sales since 2005 is $19,782,389.
The total value of stock option exercises since 2005 is $5,865,607.


Table 1. Monthly summaries of insider stock purchases, sales, and option exercises for Benihana Inc (BNHNA).
Trading Period Insider Buying Insider Sales Option Exercises
year-month Shares Value Shares Value Shares Value
2012-08 0 $0 65,078 $1,057,358 15,000 $128,205
2012-07 0 $0 12,169 $197,389 0 $0
2012-01 126 $1,370 0 $0 6,667 $50,335
2011-12 0 $0 19,616 $198,187 19,616 $142,412
2011-09 410,379 $3,390,948 0 $0 0 $0
2011-08 5,038 $38,062 0 $0 17,250 $137,034
2011-06 1,403,120 $13,355,942 0 $0 0 $0
2011-02 0 $0 0 $0 8,625 $45,117
2010-10 0 $0 0 $0 3,333 $8,682
2010-08 164,000 $1,192,898 0 $0 23,917 $144,465
2010-07 146,522 $838,785 0 $0 0 $0
2010-06 215,585 $1,159,217 0 $0 0 $0
2009-09 0 $0 33,178 $220,081 3,000 $7,815
2009-08 0 $0 0 $0 51,750 $432,888
2009-07 0 $0 601 $4,127 0 $0
2009-06 97,795 $635,667 99,795 $648,021 0 $0
2009-04 0 $0 3,611 $8,825 0 $0
2009-03 14,313 $27,390 14,213 $36,101 0 $0
2008-12 0 $0 144,910 $279,049 0 $0
2008-10 4,000 $17,040 15,059 $59,065 0 $0
2008-09 0 $0 40,753 $245,928 0 $0
2008-08 0 $0 0 $0 17,250 $76,469
2008-07 40,458 $259,703 46 $272 0 $0
2008-06 27,444 $186,152 5,320 $37,106 0 $0
2008-04 17,310 $182,568 0 $0 0 $0
2008-03 5,000 $52,985 0 $0 0 $0
2008-02 16,237 $175,226 0 $0 0 $0
2007-12 525 $6,562 0 $0 0 $0
2007-08 0 $0 0 $0 17,250 $127,098
2007-07 0 $0 47,057 $955,364 37,375 $266,409
2007-06 3,000 $58,998 61,915 $1,262,837 74,750 $530,799
2007-02 2,909 $91,575 24,446 $785,879 15,000 $185,025
2006-09 20,000 $509,880 575 $15,047 0 $0
2006-08 0 $0 11,500 $294,106 0 $0
2006-07 0 $0 34,500 $917,079 11,500 $85,594
2006-06 0 $0 0 $0 51,750 $780,257
2006-04 0 $0 0 $0 23,676 $299,974
2006-03 0 $0 67,300 $1,825,377 0 $0
2006-02 0 $0 271,470 $7,021,338 224,720 $2,233,282
2006-01 0 $0 0 $0 17,250 $183,747
2005-10 0 $0 41,000 $733,899 0 $0
2005-09 0 $0 160,647 $2,979,954 0 $0

Table 2. Detailed insider stock purchases, sales, and option exercises of Benihana Inc insiders (BNHNA)
  Trade Date   Insider Name Trade Type     Shares       Price ($)   Value ($)
2012-08-21 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 2,100 16.28 34,188
2012-08-20 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 2,002 16.28 32,584
2012-08-17 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 3,600 16.26 58,550
2012-08-16 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 2,900 16.26 47,154
2012-08-15 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 1,800 16.26 29,271
2012-08-14 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 6,400 16.26 104,076
2012-08-13 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 5,000 16.27 81,344
2012-08-10 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 3,444 16.26 55,999
2012-08-09 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 2,100 16.26 34,137
2012-08-08 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 3,000 16.25 48,753
2012-08-07 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 3,600 16.25 58,496
2012-08-06 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 2,631 16.24 42,722
2012-08-03 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 7,400 16.23 120,102
2012-08-02 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 10,801 16.23 175,332
2012-08-01 Abdo John E (Director) Option Ex 15,000 8.55 128,205
2012-08-01 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 8,300 16.22 134,650
2012-07-31 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 6,700 16.22 108,660
2012-07-30 Bfc Financial Corp (Director) Sale 5,469 16.22 88,729
2012-01-31 Becker Norman H (Director) Buy 126 10.88 1,370
2012-01-04 Gray Adam (Director) Option Ex 6,667 7.55 50,335
2011-12-29 Jaffe Lewis (Director) Sale 7,808 10.06 78,525
2011-12-28 Jaffe Lewis (Director) Sale 11,808 10.13 119,662
2011-12-28 Jaffe Lewis (Director) Option Ex 19,616 7.26 142,412
2011-09-29 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 100 8.30 830
2011-09-29 Flanery J David (Chief Financial Officer) Buy 3,175 8.74 27,749
2011-09-28 Mendoza Cristina (General Counsel) Buy 2,000 8.88 17,760
2011-09-28 Flanery J David (Chief Financial Officer) Buy 9,388 8.75 82,145
2011-09-26 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 3,426 8.26 28,298
2011-09-23 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 28,690 8.30 238,127
2011-09-22 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 10,608 8.28 87,834
2011-09-22 Stockinger Richard C. (CEO AND PRESIDENT) Buy 7,130 8.49 60,533
2011-09-22 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 10,608 8.28 87,834
2011-09-21 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 7,447 8.28 61,661
2011-09-21 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 7,447 8.28 61,661
2011-09-20 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 24,280 8.26 200,552
2011-09-20 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 24,280 8.26 200,552
2011-09-09 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 28,000 8.27 231,560
2011-09-09 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 28,000 8.27 231,560
2011-09-08 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 42,360 8.18 346,716
2011-09-08 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 42,360 8.18 346,716
2011-09-07 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 803 8.25 6,624
2011-09-07 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 803 8.25 6,624
2011-09-06 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 17,137 8.25 141,380
2011-09-06 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 17,137 8.25 141,380
2011-09-02 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 9,000 8.13 73,170
2011-09-02 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 9,000 8.13 73,170
2011-09-01 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 38,600 8.24 318,256
2011-09-01 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 38,600 8.24 318,256
2011-08-30 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 2,519 7.56 19,031
2011-08-30 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 2,519 7.56 19,031
2011-08-10 Abdo John E (Director) Option Ex 17,250 7.94 137,034
2011-06-24 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 125,000 9.50 1,187,500
2011-06-24 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 125,000 9.50 1,187,500
2011-06-16 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 379,560 9.60 3,643,776
2011-06-16 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 379,560 9.60 3,643,776
2011-06-15 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 137,000 9.44 1,292,595
2011-06-15 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 137,000 9.44 1,292,595
2011-06-14 Gray Adam (Director) Buy 60,000 9.24 554,100
2011-06-14 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 60,000 9.24 554,100
2011-02-07 Becker Norman H (Director) Option Ex 8,625 5.23 45,117
2010-10-28 West Joseph John (Director) Option Ex 3,333 2.60 8,682
2010-08-09 West Joseph John (Director) Option Ex 6,667 2.60 17,367
2010-08-06 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 60,000 7.56 453,600
2010-08-05 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 60,000 7.21 432,600
2010-08-05 Abdo John E (Director) Buy 14,000 7.34 102,788
2010-08-03 Levan Alan B (Director) Buy 30,000 6.80 203,910
2010-08-02 Abdo John E (Director) Option Ex 17,250 7.37 127,098
2010-07-29 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 80,000 6.29 503,200
2010-07-07 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 47,472 4.97 235,935
2010-07-06 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 12,500 5.09 63,625
2010-07-02 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 6,550 5.50 36,025
2010-06-30 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 7,185 5.90 42,377
2010-06-29 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 16,000 5.58 89,232
2010-06-25 Coliseum Capital Management, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 192,400 5.34 1,027,608
2009-09-29 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Sale 15,000 6.48 97,260
2009-09-28 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Sale 15,178 6.83 103,696
2009-09-09 Jaffe Lewis (Director) Sale 3,000 6.38 19,125
2009-09-09 Jaffe Lewis (Director) Option Ex 3,000 2.60 7,815
2009-08-05 Abdo John E (Director) Option Ex 34,500 8.36 288,592
2009-07-02 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Sale 601 6.87 4,127
2009-06-30 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 97,795 6.50 635,667
2009-06-30 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Sale 97,795 6.50 635,667
2009-06-18 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Sale 2,000 6.18 12,354
2009-04-01 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Sale 3,611 2.44 8,825
2009-03-31 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Buy 4,313 2.52 10,890
2009-03-31 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Sale 14,213 2.54 36,101
2009-03-10 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice President) Buy 10,000 1.65 16,500
2008-12-30 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Sale 86,617 1.88 162,580
2008-12-29 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Sale 58,293 2.00 116,469
2008-10-06 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Sale 6,419 3.76 24,103
2008-10-03 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Sale 5,300 4.03 21,369
2008-10-03 Schwartz Joel A (CEO) Buy 2,000 4.08 8,150
2008-10-02 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Sale 3,340 4.07 13,593
2008-10-01 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice President) Buy 2,000 4.44 8,890
2008-09-25 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Sale 6,841 5.53 37,803
2008-09-24 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Sale 11,312 5.81 65,745
2008-09-22 Andreeff Equity Advisors, Llc (10% Owner) Sale 22,600 6.30 142,380
2008-08-20 Abdo John E (Director) Option Ex 17,250 4.43 76,469
2008-07-31 Andreeff Dane (10% Owner) Buy 26,395 6.52 172,069
2008-07-18 Andreeff Dane (10% Owner) Buy 63 5.92 372
2008-07-18 Andreeff Dane (10% Owner) Sale 46 5.92 272
2008-07-10 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice President) Buy 1,800 6.24 11,237
2008-07-09 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice President) Buy 600 6.29 3,774
2008-07-07 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice President) Buy 7,100 6.21 44,083
2008-07-03 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice President) Buy 500 6.28 3,140
2008-07-03 Schwartz Joel A (CEO) Buy 1,000 6.35 6,347
2008-07-02 Garcia Juan C (President) Buy 3,000 6.23 18,681
2008-06-30 Schwartz Joel A (CEO) Buy 1,000 6.61 6,610
2008-06-30 Andreeff Dane (10% Owner) Buy 5,241 6.61 34,627
2008-06-27 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice President) Buy 4,000 6.68 26,700
2008-06-26 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice President) Buy 6,000 6.65 39,900
2008-06-23 Andreeff Dane (10% Owner) Sale 2,117 6.94 14,685
2008-06-17 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice President) Buy 7,000 6.99 48,930
2008-06-17 Becker Norman H (Director) Buy 1,000 6.96 6,964
2008-06-13 Andreeff Dane (10% Owner) Buy 3,203 7.00 22,421
2008-06-13 Andreeff Dane (10% Owner) Sale 3,203 7.00 22,421
2008-04-30 Andreeff Dane (10% Owner) Buy 17,310 10.55 182,568
2008-03-03 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice President) Buy 5,000 10.60 52,985
2008-02-21 Stockinger Richard C. (Director) Buy 15,237 10.81 164,666
2008-02-20 West Joseph John (Director) Buy 1,000 10.56 10,560
2007-12-04 Ortega Jose (VP- Finance & CFO) Buy 525 12.50 6,562
2007-08-15 Becker Norman H (Director) Option Ex 17,250 7.37 127,098
2007-07-12 Schwartz Joel A (CEO) Sale 3,300 20.30 66,990
2007-07-12 Schwartz Joel A (CEO) Option Ex 37,375 7.13 266,409
2007-07-11 Schwartz Joel A (CEO) Sale 9,075 20.24 183,714
2007-07-10 Schwartz Joel A (CEO) Sale 11,425 20.31 232,064
2007-07-09 Schwartz Joel A (CEO) Sale 8,600 20.41 175,543
2007-07-05 Schwartz Joel A (CEO) Sale 14,657 20.27 297,053
2007-06-29 Schwartz Joel A (CEO) Sale 40,158 20.07 805,810
2007-06-29 Schwartz Joel A (CEO) Option Ex 74,750 7.10 530,799
2007-06-29 Aoki Kevin (Director) Sale 5,000 20.24 101,184
2007-06-28 Aoki Kevin (Director) Sale 2,000 19.57 39,140
2007-06-26 Aoki Kevin (Director) Sale 3,000 20.35 61,059
2007-06-25 Garcia Juan C (President) Buy 3,000 19.67 58,998
2007-06-22 Becker Norman H (Director) Sale 11,757 21.74 255,644
2007-02-28 Sturges Robert B (Director) Sale 15,000 32.15 482,250
2007-02-28 Sturges Robert B (Director) Option Ex 15,000 12.34 185,025
2007-02-26 Becker Norman H (Director) Sale 4,037 32.74 132,171
2007-02-23 Becker Norman H (Director) Sale 2,500 32.50 81,250
2007-02-15 Aoki Kevin (Director) Buy 2,909 31.48 91,575
2007-02-13 Aoki Kevin (Director) Sale 2,909 31.01 90,208
2006-09-15 Becker Norman H (Director) Sale 575 26.17 15,047
2006-09-12 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice President) Buy 20,000 25.49 509,880
2006-08-31 Becker Norman H (Director) Sale 6,244 25.25 157,661
2006-08-30 Becker Norman H (Director) Sale 5,256 25.96 136,445
2006-07-17 Burris Michael R (Senior VP of Finance - CFO) Option Ex 11,500 7.44 85,594
2006-07-03 Aoki Kevin (Director) Sale 34,500 26.58 917,079
2006-06-30 Aoki Kevin (Director) Option Ex 34,500 16.78 578,979
2006-06-28 Abdo John E (Director) Option Ex 5,750 9.94 57,183
2006-06-26 Becker Norman H (Director) Option Ex 11,500 12.53 144,095
2006-04-06 Howland Richard Ii (Senior Vice President -) Option Ex 23,676 12.67 299,974
2006-03-01 Benihana Protective Trust Ua 6 8 98 (10% Owner) Sale 67,300 27.12 1,825,377
2006-02-28 Aoki Kevin (Director) Sale 11,750 27.25 320,187
2006-02-27 Benihana Protective Trust Ua 6 8 98 (10% Owner) Sale 32,700 27.24 890,584
2006-02-27 Aoki Kevin (Director) Sale 17,000 27.61 469,319
2006-02-27 Aoki Kevin (Director) Option Ex 28,750 11.74 337,496
2006-02-22 Aoki Kevin (Director) Option Ex 3,000 7.44 22,329
2006-02-14 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice President) Sale 36,700 25.86 949,245
2006-02-14 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice President) Option Ex 36,700 7.44 273,158
2006-02-14 Aoki Kevin (Director) Sale 5,800 25.95 150,510
2006-02-14 Aoki Kevin (Director) Option Ex 11,500 9.89 113,746
2006-02-10 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice Presi) Sale 43,800 25.62 1,122,331
2006-02-10 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice Presi) Option Ex 43,800 8.67 379,614
2006-02-10 Burris Michael R (Senior VP of Finance) Sale 77,970 25.10 1,957,436
2006-02-10 Garcia Juan C (Senior Vice Presiden) Sale 23,000 25.25 580,750
2006-02-09 Burris Michael R (Senior VP of Finance) Option Ex 77,970 10.64 829,444
2006-02-09 Garcia Juan C (Senior Vice Presiden) Option Ex 23,000 12.06 277,495
2006-02-09 Aoki Kevin (Director) Sale 3,000 25.81 77,439
2006-02-08 Aoki Kevin (Director) Sale 5,000 25.60 127,985
2006-02-07 Yoshimoto Taka (Executive Vice Presi) Sale 11,750 25.45 299,061
2006-02-07 Aoki Kevin (Director) Sale 3,000 25.50 76,491
2006-01-04 Burris Michael R (Senior VP of Finance) Option Ex 17,250 10.65 183,747
2005-10-17 Gaines Brian (10% Owner) Sale 41,000 17.90 733,899
2005-09-28 Gaines Brian (10% Owner) Sale 25,200 17.24 434,447
2005-09-23 Gaines Brian (10% Owner) Sale 22,908 17.03 390,100
2005-09-13 Gaines Brian (10% Owner) Sale 30,500 18.38 560,651
2005-09-09 Gaines Brian (10% Owner) Sale 82,039 19.44 1,594,756

Insider trading activities including stock purchases, stock sales, and option exercises of BNHNA listed in the above tables cannot be completely guaranteed as to their accuracy. For more insider trading information of Benihana Inc (symbol BNHNA, CIK number 935226) see the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) website.