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Over 10 years of investing experience, I use dividend reinvestment to accumulate stocks. I view myself as a Long-Long investor, very rarely (if ever) making short term trades. My three model portfolios--Widows and Orphans, Climbers and Dogs, and Pretty Girls and Railroads, are basically each 1/3... More
  • Pretty Girls And Railroads Midday Report (3/4/13) 0 comments
    Mar 4, 2013 12:52 PM | about stocks: TEF, ULTA, MDLZ, ELN, PCLN, CP, HON, BPT, PTNR, COP, PTR, FRO

     

     

    SymbolCompany NamePricePrice Chg.Price % Chg.Volume (000)Volume % Chg.
    TEFTelefonica S A Adr$13.490.363%1,683147%
    PRTAProthena Corp plc$6.330.152%10-85%
    ULTAUlta Salon Cosm & Frag$90.161.382%366-5%
    MDLZMondelez Intl Inc Cl A$28.180.371%9,96281%
    ELNElan Plc Adr$11.610.151%2,459-2%
    PCLNPriceline.Com Inc$704.428.801%46074%
    CPCanadian Pacific Railway$124.951.431%3638%

     

     

    HONHoneywell Intl Inc$69.23-0.82-1%1,5415%
    BPTB P Prudhoe Bay Rylty Tr$78.13-0.95-1%38-46%
    PTNRPartner Communicatns Ads$5.42-0.08-1%11-63%
    COPConocophillips$57.31-0.97-2%2,761-10%
    PTRPetrochina Co Ltd Adr$133.25-2.63-2%398%
    FROFrontline Ltd Adr$2.03-0.10-5%144-57%
           
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    Investor's Business Daily is a registered trademark of Investor's Business Daily, Inc.    
    Reproduction or redistribution other than for personal use is prohibited.    
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    Warning signs for US corporate bonds

    By Vivianne Rodrigues and Michael Mackenzie in New York

    Could the bond boom be turning? Warning signs are flashing as investors demand higher yields even on US bonds issued by the world's largest and safest corporate borrowers. In recent weeks, big investment grade bond issues by the likes of Philip Morris International and UnitedHealth Group have been sold at...

    15:13 GMTMar 04 2013PM:NYQ
    Obama to tap EPA veteran to lead agency

    By Stephanie Kirchgaessner in Washington

    Barack Obama will tap Gina McCarthy to head the Environmental Protection Agency, a decision that experts say signals the president's intent to put global warming at the top of his environmental agenda. Ms McCarthy is a veteran of the environmental agency, having run its air pollution division during Mr Obama's...

    14:56 GMTMar 04 2013WMT:NYQ
    China becomes world's largest oil importer

    By Javier Blas, Commodities Editor

    China has overtaken the US as the world's largest net oil importer, a once-in-a-generation shift that will shake up the geopolitics of natural resources. The US has been the world's largest net oil importer since the middle of the 1970s, shaping Washington's foreign policy towards oil-rich hotspots such as Saudi...

    08:58 GMTMar 04 2013PSX:NYQ
    Statoil warns of political danger to gas

    By Ajay Makan in London

    Europe's second-largest supplier of natural gas has warned that future investment in new production is at risk because of political uncertainty over the role of gas in the continent's power generation sector. Statoil, the oil company majority owned by the Norwegian government, has significantly increased gas sales in Europe in...

    20:58 GMTMar 03 2013STO:NYQ

    Warning signs for US corporate bonds

    By Vivianne Rodrigues and Michael Mackenzie in New York

    Could the bond boom be turning? Warning signs are flashing as investors demand higher yields even on US bonds issued by the world's largest and safest corporate borrowers. In recent weeks, big investment grade bond issues by the likes of Philip Morris International and UnitedHealth Group have been sold at...

    15:13 GMTMar 04 2013PM:NYQ
    Obama to tap EPA veteran to lead agency

    By Stephanie Kirchgaessner in Washington

    Barack Obama will tap Gina McCarthy to head the Environmental Protection Agency, a decision that experts say signals the president's intent to put global warming at the top of his environmental agenda. Ms McCarthy is a veteran of the environmental agency, having run its air pollution division during Mr Obama's...

    14:56 GMTMar 04 2013WMT:NYQ
    China becomes world's largest oil importer

    By Javier Blas, Commodities Editor

    China has overtaken the US as the world's largest net oil importer, a once-in-a-generation shift that will shake up the geopolitics of natural resources. The US has been the world's largest net oil importer since the middle of the 1970s, shaping Washington's foreign policy towards oil-rich hotspots such as Saudi...

    08:58 GMTMar 04 2013PSX:NYQ
    Statoil warns of political danger to gas

    By Ajay Makan in London

    Europe's second-largest supplier of natural gas has warned that future investment in new production is at risk because of political uncertainty over the role of gas in the continent's power generation sector. Statoil, the oil company majority owned by the Norwegian government, has significantly increased gas sales in Europe in...

    20:58 GMTMar 03 2013STO:NYQ

    Warning signs for US corporate bonds

    By Vivianne Rodrigues and Michael Mackenzie in New York

    Could the bond boom be turning? Warning signs are flashing as investors demand higher yields even on US bonds issued by the world's largest and safest corporate borrowers. In recent weeks, big investment grade bond issues by the likes of Philip Morris International and UnitedHealth Group have been sold at...

    15:13 GMTMar 04 2013PM:NYQ
    Obama to tap EPA veteran to lead agency

    By Stephanie Kirchgaessner in Washington

    Barack Obama will tap Gina McCarthy to head the Environmental Protection Agency, a decision that experts say signals the president's intent to put global warming at the top of his environmental agenda. Ms McCarthy is a veteran of the environmental agency, having run its air pollution division during Mr Obama's...

    14:56 GMTMar 04 2013WMT:NYQ
    China becomes world's largest oil importer

    By Javier Blas, Commodities Editor

    China has overtaken the US as the world's largest net oil importer, a once-in-a-generation shift that will shake up the geopolitics of natural resources. The US has been the world's largest net oil importer since the middle of the 1970s, shaping Washington's foreign policy towards oil-rich hotspots such as Saudi...

    08:58 GMTMar 04 2013PSX:NYQ
    Statoil warns of political danger to gas

    By Ajay Makan in London

    Europe's second-largest supplier of natural gas has warned that future investment in new production is at risk because of political uncertainty over the role of gas in the continent's power generation sector. Statoil, the oil company majority owned by the Norwegian government, has significantly increased gas sales in Europe in...

    20:58 GMTMar 03 2013STO:NYQ

    Warning signs for US corporate bonds

    By Vivianne Rodrigues and Michael Mackenzie in New York

    Could the bond boom be turning? Warning signs are flashing as investors demand higher yields even on US bonds issued by the world's largest and safest corporate borrowers. In recent weeks, big investment grade bond issues by the likes of Philip Morris International and UnitedHealth Group have been sold at...

    15:13 GMTMar 04 2013PM:NYQ
    Obama to tap EPA veteran to lead agency

    By Stephanie Kirchgaessner in Washington

    Barack Obama will tap Gina McCarthy to head the Environmental Protection Agency, a decision that experts say signals the president's intent to put global warming at the top of his environmental agenda. Ms McCarthy is a veteran of the environmental agency, having run its air pollution division during Mr Obama's...

    14:56 GMTMar 04 2013WMT:NYQ
    China becomes world's largest oil importer

    By Javier Blas, Commodities Editor

    China has overtaken the US as the world's largest net oil importer, a once-in-a-generation shift that will shake up the geopolitics of natural resources. The US has been the world's largest net oil importer since the middle of the 1970s, shaping Washington's foreign policy towards oil-rich hotspots such as Saudi...

    08:58 GMTMar 04 2013PSX:NYQ
    Statoil warns of political danger to gas

    By Ajay Makan in London

    Europe's second-largest supplier of natural gas has warned that future investment in new production is at risk because of political uncertainty over the role of gas in the continent's power generation sector. Statoil, the oil company majority owned by the Norwegian government, has significantly increased gas sales in Europe in...

    20:58 GMTMar 03 2013STO:NYQ

    TEF- UPDATE: JP Morgan Upgrades Telefonica SA to Overweight on Growth and Valuation

    JP Morgan upgraded Telefonica SA (NYSE: TEF) from Neutral to Overweight. JP Morgan commented, "As Telefonica is making good progress with the rebalancing of its European operations and balance sheet repair, we believe that the time has come to...

    - Benzinga 03:26 AM ET

    ULTA - Why Coach, Limited Brands and TJX Caught Sterne Agee's Eye (COH, LTD, TJX)

    Earlier Monday, brokerage firm Sterne Agee initiated coverage on a number of specialty retailers, citing strong growth prospects and longer-term fundamentals that are underappreciated or misunderstood. Among those retailers that Sterne Agee...

    - Benzinga 06:36 AM ET

    COP - Hess Breakup Maps Path to Shale Riches

    Hess maps out a plan to exit midstream businesses and refocus on oil and gas drilling and production

    - TheStreet 08:55 AM ET

    Disclosure: I am long TEF, ULTA, MDLZ, ELN, PCLN, CP, HON, BPT, PTNR, COP, PTR, FRO.

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