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Widows And Orphans Midday Report (3/1/13)

|Includes: AAPL, BKCC, BRK.B, CAT, GOLD, HLF, KCAP, MGA, MT, NAT, OZM, SCCO, SKM, SLRC, TMO, V, VOD, Xinyuan Real Estate Co., Ltd. (XIN)
Symbol Company Name Price Price Chg. Price % Chg. Volume (000) Volume % Chg.
XIN Xinyuan Real Estate Ads $5.91 0.44 8% 966 505%
MGA Magna Intl Inc $55.26 2.04 4% 1,226 571%
HLF Herbalife Ltd $41.30 1.01 3% 3,208 -3%
KCAP K C A P Financial Inc $10.29 0.13 1% 74 -46%
VOD Vodafone Group Plc Adr $25.30 0.16 1% 3,589 11%
NAT Nordic Amer Tanker Ltd $8.99 0.05 1% 130 -26%
TMO Thermo Fisher Scientific $74.21 0.41 1% 417 -18%
V Visa Inc Cl A $157.78 -0.86 -1% 854 9%
OZM Och-Ziff Cap Mgmt Cl A $9.08 -0.05 -1% 285 -21%
BRKB Berkshire Hathaway Cl B $101.60 -0.56 -1% 1,513 22%
SLRC Solar Capital Ltd $24.35 -0.16 -1% 106 -24%
SCCO Southern Copper Corp $37.45 -0.34 -1% 595 16%
SKM S K Telecom Co Ltd Ads $18.00 -0.17 -1% 588 11%
BKCC Blackrock Kelso Cap Corp $10.32 -0.11 -1% 109 -33%
CAT Caterpillar Inc $91.39 -0.98 -1% 2,202 37%
AAPL Apple Inc $434.29 -7.11 -2% 8,786 67%
GOLD Randgold Resources Adr $81.47 -1.40 -2% 303 120%
MT Arcelor Mittal Cl A $14.56 -0.42 -3% 5,091 87%
             
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15:10 GMT Mar 01 2013 JPM:NYQ
Goldman cuts legal loss estimates by $100m

By Tracy Alloway in New York

14:55 GMT Mar 01 2013 BRK.B:NYQ
Best Buy buyout talks fail

By Barney Jopson in New York

14:43 GMT Mar 01 2013 AAPL:NSQ
Africa: Aspiration drives consumption boom

By Katrina Manson

14:37 GMT Mar 01 2013 SI:NYQ
Bertelsmann takes control of BMG

By Gerrit Wiesmann in Berlin

09:18 GMT Mar 01 2013 KKR:NYQ
Paulson to oppose telecoms merger

By Dan McCrum in New York

00:01 GMT Mar 01 2013 VZ:NYQ

MGA -

Magna International Profit Climbs 13%

- Fox Business 08:45 AM ET

Magna International 4th-Quarter Profit Climbs 13%; Hikes Dividend

- Fox Business 08:32 AM ET

HLF -

How to Distinguish Between a Pyramid Scheme and MLM

- Benzinga 03:38 AM ET

Pershing Square's Bill Ackman has a two aspirin kind of day

- Fox Business 02/28/2013 06:38 PM ET

Herbalife Hands Icahn Two Board Seats; Investor Can Take 25% Stake

- Fox Business 02/28/2013 03:32 PM ET

Herbalife to Increase the Size of Its Board of Directors and Nominate Two Icahn Representatives for Election to Board

- Business Wire 02/28/2013 03:24 PM ET

Carl Icahn's Not So Hostile Herbalife Board Seat

- TheStreet 02/28/2013 03:20 PM ET

Herbalife to add Icahn picks

- Investor's Business Daily 02/28/2013 06:57 PM ET

AAPL-

TECH STOCKS: Groupon, Salesforce Lead Mild Tech Turnaround

- Fox Business 12:32 PM ET

 

David Einhorn Drops Apple Lawsuit

- TheStreet 12:13 PM ET

 

Cramer's 6 Stocks in 60 Seconds: GTLS GPS WEN ISRG SPLK OVTI

- TheStreet 10:58 AM ET

 

Apple Estimates Cut on iPhone Worries

- TheStreet 08:51 AM ET

 

Groupon, Apple, IBM: Tech Premarket

- TheStreet 08:22 AM ET

Disclosure: I am long XIN, MGA, HLF, KCAP, VOD, NAT, TMO, V, OZM, BRK.B, SLRC, SCCO, SKM, BKCC, CAT, AAPL, GOLD, MT.