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Widows And Orphans Midday Report (3/18/13)

|Includes: AAPL, AGNC, BKCC, CAT, CSX, CTB, DHY, EXG, GE, GOLD, GRMN, HLF, JPM, KCAP, KKR, MGA, MMM, MT, Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT), OZM, SCCO, SKM, SXL, TMO, TOT, VOD, VZ, XIN

 

 

Symbol Company Name Price Price Chg. Price % Chg. Volume (000) Volume % Chg.
NAT Nordic Amer Tanker Ltd $9.88 0.45 5% 471 162%
DHY Credit Suisse Hi Yld Bd $3.22 0.06 2% 202 66%
VOD Vodafone Group Plc Adr $28.01 0.36 1% 4,836 21%
GOLD Randgold Resources Adr $83.34 0.97 1% 191 19%
VZ Verizon Communications $48.56 0.54 1% 5,286 32%
AAPL Apple Inc $448.57 4.91 1% 7,487 34%
CAT Caterpillar Inc $89.58 0.75 1% 2,846 69%
OZM Och-Ziff Cap Mgmt Cl A $9.76 0.07 1% 2,041 393%
KCAP K C A P Financial Inc $10.47 0.07 1% 195 38%
CSX C S X Corp $24.16 0.14 1% 2,218 -16%
CTB Cooper Tire & Rubber Co $27.09 0.15 1% 94 -48%

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GRMN

Garmin Ltd

$34.38

-0.18

-1%

143

-67%

SCCO

Southern Copper Corp

$36.52

-0.22

-1%

497

-10%

MMM

Three M Company

$105.72

-0.68

-1%

494

-36%

TMO

Thermo Fisher Scientific

$76.54

-0.61

-1%

662

25%

SKM

S K Telecom Co Ltd Ads

$18.16

-0.15

-1%

467

-20%

EXG

Eaton V Tx-Mgd Gl Div Eq

$9.42

-0.08

-1%

354

4%

GE

General Electric Co

$23.24

-0.21

-1%

9,314

-19%

KKR

K K R & Co Lp

$19.31

-0.20

-1%

491

-39%

MGA

Magna Intl Inc

$55.94

-0.61

-1%

222

4%

JPM

J P Morgan Chase & Co

$49.44

-0.58

-1%

12,577

79%

TOT

Total S A Adr

$50.14

-0.67

-1%

992

122%

HLF

Herbalife Ltd

$37.96

-0.54

-1%

732

-72%

BKCC

Blackrock Kelso Cap Corp

$10.27

-0.15

-1%

248

31%

SXL

Sunoco Logistics Ptnr Lp

$61.42

-1.02

-2%

125

68%

XIN

Xinyuan Real Estate Ads

$4.65

-0.13

-3%

233

-1%

MT

Arcelor Mittal Cl A

$14.32

-0.49

-3%

5,624

85%

AGNC

American Capital Agency

$31.99

-1.13

-3%

4,055

146%

             

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Disclosure: I am long NAT, DHY, VOD, GOLD, VZ, AAPL, CAT, OZM, KCAP, CSX, CTB, GRMN, SCCO, MMM, TMO, SKM, EXG, GE, KKR, MGA, JPM, TOT, HLF, BKCC, SXL, XIN, MT, AGNC.