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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
  • Widows And Orphans Midday Report (3/11/13) 0 comments
    Mar 11, 2013 1:08 PM | about stocks: PBI, CSX, CTB, HLF, MT, CAT, TWO, KCAP, AGNC, KKR, OZM, MGA, MSFT, SCCO, VZ, GE, AAPL, BKCC, XIN



    Symbol Company Name Price Price Chg. Price % Chg. Volume (000) Volume % Chg.
    PBI Pitney-Bowes Inc $14.22 0.26 2% 1,219 -10%
    CSX C S X Corp $23.33 0.34 1% 2,679 -11%
    CTB Cooper Tire & Rubber Co $26.09 0.31 1% 147 -31%
    HLF Herbalife Ltd $41.92 0.42 1% 633 -82%
    MT Arcelor Mittal Cl A $14.86 0.14 1% 2,214 -36%
    CAT Caterpillar Inc $91.37 0.86 1% 1,838 -6%
    TWO Two Harbors Investment $13.20 0.10 1% 1,326 -24%
    KCAP K C A P Financial Inc $10.77 0.08 1% 117 -30%
    AGNC American Capital Agency $32.70 0.23 1% 2,628 47%
    KKR K K R & Co Lp $19.15 0.12 1% 1,028 14%
    OZM Och-Ziff Cap Mgmt Cl A $9.46 0.06 1% 158 -67%
    MGA Magna Intl Inc $56.44 0.30 1% 159 -36%



    MSFT Microsoft Corp $27.82 -0.18 -1% 12,254 -20%
    SCCO Southern Copper Corp $37.68 -0.25 -1% 586 -7%
    VZ Verizon Communications $47.58 -0.38 -1% 3,404 -27%
    GE General Electric Co $23.54 -0.24 -1% 11,499 -15%
    AAPL Apple Inc $427.16 -4.56 -1% 5,004 -23%
    BKCC Blackrock Kelso Cap Corp $10.34 -0.12 -1% 307 51%
    XIN Xinyuan Real Estate Ads $4.69 -0.14 -3% 380 42%
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    Pitney Bowes to Focus on Simplifying the Complex for Mailers at 2013 National Postal Forum

    At the upcoming 2013 National Postal Forum, Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI) will showcase its latest technologies and services that help mailers simplify the complex challenges they face in doing business. The Forum runs from March 17-20, 2013 at Moscone Center West in San Francisco, California.

    - Business Wire 12:00 PM ET

    MT -

    The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: ArcelorMittal, Time Warner Cable, Netflix, Google and Amazon.comZacks(Mon 8:04AM EDT)

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    Why Corporate America Thinks Rates Will Never Riseat Motley Fool(Mon 12:30PM EDT)

    CTB - 4 Stocks Passing A Contemporary Graham Investment Checklistat Seeking Alpha(Mon 6:19AM EDT)

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    Stock Market Story: March 11

    Major U.S. stock averages are retreating slightly from record territory Monday.

    - TheStreet 10:00 AM ET


    Downgrading Two of Four 'Too Big to Fail' Banks

    The banks passed their Federal Reserve stress tests, but don't all ace the "buy test."

    - TheStreet 09:36 AM ET


    17 out of 18 U.S. Big Banks Past Latest Round of Stress Tests

    NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Mar 11, 2013) - The U.S. Banking Industry has benefited from a slowly, but steadily improving economy over the past few years. Recent data has shown that U.S. banks posted their second highest earnings on record in 2012. The SPDR KBW Bank ETF (NYSEARCA:KBE) and the SPDR KBW

    - Marketwire 08:20 AM ET


    Futures edge lower on China data, Italy downgrade

    Stock index futures edged lower on Monday following last week's strong rally as Italy's credit downgrade and mixed data from China curbed investors' appetite for risky assets.

    - Fox Business 07:35 AM ET


    Head of J.P. Morgan's Payments-Processing Business Dies

    Mike Duffy, the president of J.P.

    - Fox Business 03/10/2013 01:42 PM ET

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    Cramer's 6 Stocks in 60 Seconds: ALTR TUP ADBE OI EOG CRM

    Cramer is a fan of Owens-Illinois and Salesforce.com but he doesn't like Altera.

    - TheStreet 10:23 AM ET

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    Money Market Mess Ends In GE Board Seat For SEC's Schapiro

    Mary Schapiro's quest to reform money markets ends ironically with a seat on GE's board of directors.

    - TheStreet 12:35 PM ET


    Boeing to Seek Board Approval to Offer Upgraded 777X

    Boeing Co. (NYSE:BA) is likely to seek approval from its board as soon as next month to sell a new version of its 777 jetliner, according to people familiar with the plan, a milestone after years of work to upgrade its best-selling plane.

    - Fox Business 12:15 PM ET


    GE Healthcare Signs Agreement with HealthTrust for Infant Care Solutions

    GE Healthcare today announced it has entered into an agreement with HealthTrust, a group purchasing organization headquartered in the Nashville, Tenn. area, to provide infant care solutions including phototherapy technology, warmers and incubators, to hospitals that are members of HealthTrust. The

    - Business Wire 10:48 AM ET


    U.S. political uncertainty could hit capital spending, GE warns

    Political uncertainty in the United States could prompt corporate America to throttle back on capital spending, the chief executive of General Electric Co warned in his annual letter to shareholders.

    - Fox Business 10:30 AM ET


    Dow Today: UnitedHealth Group (UNH) Leads The Day Higher, General Electric (GE) Lags

    The Dow component leading the way higher looks to be UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH), which is sporting a 14-cent gain (+0.3%) bringing the stock to $53.95. Holding back the Dow today is General Electric (NYSE:GE), which is lagging the broader Dow index with a 20-cent decline (-0.8%) bringing the ...

    Stocks Open Down, Trade Light; Michaels Kors Takes A Hit


    Stocks dipped at the open Monday in quiet trade, tracking flat to lower overseas action, and as the dollar flashed signs of strength. The Nasdaq and the S&P 500 trimmed 0.2% each. The Dow Jones industrial average kept to a 0.1% loss. Volume dipped 30% on the NYSE and was 11% lower on the Nasdaq ...

    - Investor's Business Daily 10:51 AM ET

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