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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
  • Climbers And Dogs Midday Report (3/15/13) 0 comments
    Mar 15, 2013 12:44 PM | about stocks: NYMT, NLY, PSO, WM, NOK, ANH, HTS, KSU, CELG, INTC, AMAT, LULU, KLAC



    SymbolCompany NamePricePrice Chg.Price % Chg.Volume (000)Volume % Chg.
    NYMTNew York Mortgage Trust$7.490.111%1,077150%
    NLYAnnaly Capital Mgmt Inc$15.620.131%2,742-20%
    PSOPearson Plc Adr$18.260.121%113-34%
    WMWaste Management Inc$37.450.221%1,046-11%
    NOKNokia Corp Ads$3.490.021%35,43652%
    ANHAnworth Mortgage Asset$6.280.041%64741%
    HTSHatteras Financial Corp$28.030.141%42433%



    KSUKansas City Southern$107.53-1.05-1%350-11%
    CELGCelgene Corp$113.04-1.24-1%2,38950%
    INTCIntel Corp$21.39-0.27-1%26,87246%
    AMATApplied Materials Inc$13.45-0.23-2%8,04849%
    LULULululemon Athletica$68.99-1.48-2%850-11%
    KLACK L A Tencor Corp$52.91-2.02-4%2,955248%
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    By Leslie Hook in Beijing

    China National Petroleum Corp, the country's largest oil company by production, has planted its flag in Mozambique's huge offshore natural gasfields, announcing on Thursday a $4.2bn deal to acquire a 20 per cent stake in a key block operated by Italy's Eni. The deal marks CNPC's first step into east...

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    Apple's Cook to testify in ebooks case

    By Chris Nuttall in San Francisco

    Tim Cook, chief executive of Apple, has been ordered to testify in a lawsuit brought by the US government against alleged price-fixing in the ebook market. Judge Denise Cote granted the Justice Department's request in a Manhattan court on Wednesday that Mr Cook must attend a deposition. Apple has been...

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    US stocks rebound on upbeat data

    By Arash Massoudi in New York

    US stocks edged higher, bolstered by two well-received economic reports that suggested to investors the country's economy was strengthening. The S&P 500, which traded lower for much of the morning session, rose 0.1 per cent to 1,554.16 by mid-session in New York. The gains came as investors weighed economic reports,...

    18:26 GMTMar 13 2013WAG:NYQ
    Algeria security reassures energy industry

    By Borzou Daragahi in Algiers

    The queue to enter a recent British-sponsored energy conference at the Hilton in Algiers stretched across the hotel lobby, with delegates waiting for a half-hour or more. Grilled salmon was served for lunch, with apple crumble for dessert. British and Algerian officials hailed the successes of the country's oil and...

    17:07 GMTMar 13 2013BP:NYQ
    Chevron issues ultimatum to Argentina

    By Ed Crooks in New York and Jude Webber in Buenos Aires

    Chevron, the US oil group, has issued an ultimatum to Argentina, saying it will not make any progress on an agreed joint venture with YPF, the country's national oil company, until a court threat to its assets has been lifted. The US company's tough line is a blow to the...

    17:00 GMTMar 13 2013CVX:NYQ
    Open web courses are massively overhyped

    By Michael Skapinker

    They are calling it higher education's "Napster moment". Harvard Business School's Clayton Christensen, leading chronicler of corporate decline, says universities are going to be upended by "disruptive innovation". Sir Michael Barber, chief education strategist at Pearson, owner of the Financial Times, says: "An avalanche is coming." And to those who...

    15:06 GMTMar 13 2013PSO:NYQ
    Man guilty of manipulating drug tests

    By Andrew Jack

    A man has been found guilty of manipulating the results of experimental medicine tests on animals to exaggerate their benefits, in the first such prosecution by British regulators. Steven Eaton, a former employee of Aptuit, a US-based clinical research organisation, was judged at Edinbugh Sheriff's Court for violating Good Laboratory...

    23:46 GMTMar 12 2013AZN:NYQ
    Chevron explores first Canada gas exports

    By Ed Crooks in New York

    Chevron is in talks with potential buyers for Canada's first exports of liquefied natural gas, paving the way for a $15bn project that would open up a new route for North American gas to Asia. The planned Kitimat LNG plant on Canada's west coast would export shale gas from fields...

    19:31 GMTMar 12 2013CVX:NYQ
    High oil prices bolsters YPF profit

    By Jude Webber in Buenos Aires

    Argentine oil group YPF unveiled an upbeat set of results nearly a year after it was nationalised by the government, but analysts warned the company still had a lot to prove. Argentina's president Cristina Fernández seized 51 per cent of YPF from Repsol of Spain last April, accusing it of...

    18:56 GMTMar 12 2013REPYY:QXI
    Shell and BASF agree $316m toxic payout

    By Samantha Pearson in São Paulo

    Royal Dutch Shell and Germany's BASF have agreed to pay up to $316m to workers exposed to toxic chemicals in Brazil, drawing to a close a six-year legal battle that has overshadowed the companies' local operations. A pesticide factory in São Paulo state, operated by the companies for three decades...

    17:24 GMTMar 12 2013RDS.A:NYQ
    Total resumes Elgin-Franklin production

    By Michael Kavanagh

    Total has finally resumed production of gas and gas condensate at the Elgin-Franklin platform complex, nearly a year after a leak and emergency evacuation prompted a shutdown that has been blamed in part for Britain's double-dip recession. The shutdown of the complex, which is estimated to have accounted for 7...

    09:45 GMTMar 11 2013E:NYQ

    Disclosure: I am long NYMT, NLY, PSO, WM, NOK, ANH, HTS, KSU, CELG, INTC, AMAT, LULU, KLAC.

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