(M2 PressWIRE Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) BUYINS.NET / www.buyins.net, announced today its proprietary Market Maker Friction Factor Report for Friday. Since October 2008 market makers are now required to be on the bid as much as they are on the offer and for like amounts of stock. This Fair Market Making Requirement is designed to prevent market makers from manipulating stock prices. On Friday there were 3826 companies with "abnormal" market making, 3013 companies with positive Friction Factors and 2400 companies with negative Friction Factors. Here is a list of the top companies with the highest net sell volume on Friday and lowest negative price Friction (bearish). This means that there was more selling than buying in the stocks and their stock prices dropped faster with less Friction. Hasbro Inc (NASDAQ:HAS), Ctrip.Com International Ltd (NASDAQ:CTRP), ABBOTT LABORATORIES (NYSE:ABT), RESEARCH IN MOTION (NASDAQ:RIMM), Anthera Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ANTH), China Construction Bank Corp (OTC:CICHY). To access Friction Factor, Naked Short Data and SqueezeTrigger Prices on all stocks please visit http://www.buyins.net .
Market Maker Friction Factor is shown in the chart below:
Symbol Change Percent Buy Volume Buy %% Sell Volume Sell %% Net Volume Friction
HAS $-1.350 -0.04% 3,051,274 41.69% 4,265,149 58.28% -1,213,875 -8,992
CTRP $-3.000 -0.13% 6,851,221 45.51% 8,015,246 53.24% -1,164,025 -3,880
ABT $-0.010 0.00% 4,692,463 29.66% 6,403,483 40.48% -1,711,020 -1,711,020
RIMM $-0.220 -0.01% 28,031,292 48.78% 29,398,636 51.16% -1,367,344 -62,152
ANTH $-0.080 -0.11% 7,118,353 46.39% 8,226,281 53.61% -1,107,928 -138,491
CICHY $-0.239 -0.01% 51,038 3.58% 1,357,653 95.35% -1,306,615 -54,579
Analysis of the Friction Factor chart above shows that each of the six stocks mentioned above have low price friction combined with more selling than buying (negative Net Volume) in their stocks. The Friction Factor displays how many more shares of buying than selling are required to move a stock higher by one cent or how many more shares of selling than buying moves a stock lower by 1 cent.
For example, the chart above shows HAS down $-1.35000 with a Friction Factor of -8,992 and a Net Volume of -1,213,875. That means that it takes 8,992 more shares of selling than buying to drop HAS by one penny. On Monday the Market Makers allowed the stock to move down on heavier selling than buying (low negative friction).
Hasbro Inc (NASDAQ:HAS) - Hasbro, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the provision of children s and family leisure time products and services worldwide. It provides boys toys, including action figures and accessories, sports and action products, water blasters, construction sets, and vehicles and playsets; and girls toys, as well as offers electronic toys and games, plush products, preschool toys and infant products, electronic interactive products, toy-related specialty products, traditional board games and puzzles, DVD-based games and trading cards, and role-playing games. The company offers its products primarily under various brand names comprising TRANSFORMERS, PLAYSKOOL, NERF, LITTLEST PET SHOP, MY LITTLE PONY, G.I. JOE, TONKA, MILTON BRADLEY, PARKER BROTHERS, CRANIUM, and WIZARDS OF THE COAST. It also licenses its trademarks, characters, and other property rights to third parties for use in connection with digital gaming, consumer promotions, and for sale of non-competing toys and games, and non-toy products. In addition, the company is involved in the provision of lifestyle licensing, digital gaming, movie, and television and online entertainment operations. Further, it produces and distributes television programming to broadcasters. The company markets its products to wholesalers, distributors, chain stores, discount stores, mail order houses, catalog stores, department stores, and other traditional retailers, and Internet-based e-tailers. It has strategic partnership with Electronic Arts, Inc. (EA), which provides EA with the worldwide rights to create digital games for various platforms, such as mobile phones, personal computers, and gaming consoles consoles; and a strategic partnership with Activision, Majesco, Net Dragon, Jagex, and Perfect World to develop digital games and applications. The company was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Pawtucket, Rhode Island..
Ctrip.Com International Ltd (NASDAQ:CTRP) - Ctrip.com International, Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, provides travel services for hotel accommodations, airline tickets, and packaged tours in the People s Republic of China. It also offers independent leisure travelers bundled package-tour products, including group tours, semi-group tours, and private tours or packaged tours with various transportation arrangements, such as cruise, bus, or self-driving. In addition, the company provides integrated transportation and accommodation services; and various value-added services consisting of car rental, insurance, visa services, tour guides, transportation at destinations, and tickets. Further, it offers Internet-related advertising, aviation casualty insurance, and air-ticket delivery services. Additionally, the company sells Property Management System, a hotel information software; travel guidebooks, which provide information for independent travelers; and VIP membership cards that allow cardholders to receive discounts from various restaurants, clubs, and bars. Ctrip.com International, Ltd. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Shanghai, the People s Republic of China..
ABBOTT LABORATORIES (NYSE:ABT) - Abbott Laboratories engages in the discovery, development, manufacture, and sale of health care products worldwide. It offers diagnostic systems and tests, such as immunoassay and clinical chemistry systems; assays for screening and/or diagnosis for drugs of abuse, cancer, therapeutic drug monitoring, fertility, and physiological and infectious diseases; instruments that automate the extraction, purification, and preparation of DNA and RNA from patient samples, and detects and measures infectious agents; genomic-based tests; hematology systems and reagents; and diagnostic systems and tests for blood analysis. The company also provides coronary, endovascular, vessel closure, and structural heart devices, such as drug-eluting stent systems, coronary metallic stents, balloon dilatation products, coronary guidewires, carotid stent systems, valve repair systems, and drug-eluting bioresorbable vascular products. In addition, it offers branded generic pharmaceuticals; pediatric and adult nutritional products; blood glucose monitoring meters, test strips, data management software, and accessories for people with diabetes; and medical devices for the eye, such as cataract surgery, LASIK surgery, and contact lens care and dry eye products. The company primarily serves retailers, wholesalers, hospitals, health care facilities, laboratories, physicians offices, and government agencies. Abbott Laboratories was founded in 1888 and is headquartered in Abbott Park, Illinois..
RESEARCH IN MOTION (NASDAQ:RIMM) - Research In Motion Limited designs, manufactures, and markets wireless solutions for the mobile communications market worldwide. It provides platforms and solutions for access to information, including email, voice, instant messaging, short message service, Internet and Intranet-based browsing, and multimedia content through developing integrated hardware, software, and services. The company s BlackBerry smartphones use wireless, push-based technology that delivers data to mobile users business and consumer applications. Its BlackBerry smartphone portfolio includes BlackBerry Bold series, BlackBerry Torch series, BlackBerry Curve series, and the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. The company s BlackBerry enterprise solutions comprise BlackBerry enterprise server, BlackBerry enterprise server express, BlackBerry mobile voice system, and hosted BlackBerry services. It also offers development platform that allow third party commercial and enterprise software developers to build and deploy custom applications to run on BlackBerry smartphones, and various products and technologies to third party developers, wireless carriers, and enterprise customers to develop distribute and manage these applications, as well as a range of software development tools. In addition, the company provides the BlackBerry Messenger Social Apps Platform; and push, payments, advertising, location, analytics, and scoreloop services, as well as the BlackBerry App World to discover and download/purchase of applications. Further, it offers BlackBerry Enterprise Server tools and technologies that enable secure and managed provisioning of applications; BlackBerry Enterprise App World that allows employees access to a catalogue of applications; and repair and maintenance services. The company sells its BlackBerry wireless solutions through global wireless communications carriers and third party distribution channels. Research In Motion Limited was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Waterloo, Canada..
Anthera Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ANTH) - Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on developing and commercializing products to treat diseases associated with inflammation. The company s development programs focus on anti-inflammatory therapeutics for cardiovascular diseases, lupus, and other serious diseases. Its primary product candidates include blisibimod, which is phase II clinical trial for the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus. The company s product candidates also comprise varespladib and varespladib sodium that are designed to inhibit a novel enzyme target known as secretory phospholipase A2, or sPLA2., which are implicated in various acute inflammatory conditions, including acute coronary syndrome and acute chest syndrome associated with sickle cell disease, as well as in chronic diseases, such as stable coronary artery disease. It has license agreements with Eli Lilly and Company and Shionogi & Co., Ltd. to develop and commercialize sPLA2 inhibitors for the treatment of cardiovascular disease and other diseases; and Amgen Inc., to develop and commercialize blisibimod for the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus. Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Hayward, California..
China Construction Bank Corp (OTC:CICHY) - China Construction Bank Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides corporate and personal banking, and treasury services. Its Corporate Banking segment offers various financial products and services to corporations, government agencies, and financial institutions. This segment s products and services include corporate loans, trade financing, deposit taking activities, agency services, financial consulting and advisory services, cash management services, remittance and settlement services, custody services, and guarantee services. The company s Personal Banking segment provides a range of financial products and services comprising personal loans, deposit products, and card business, as well as personal wealth management, remittance, and securities agency services to individual customers. Its Treasury Business segment covers treasury operations. This segment enters into inter-bank money market transactions, repurchase and resale transactions, and invests in debt securities; and trades in derivatives and foreign currency, as well as carries out customer-driven derivatives, foreign currency, and precious metal trading. The company also provides asset management, trustee, finance leasing, investment banking, and insurance and other financial services, as well as electronic banking services covering online, telephone, and mobile phone banking. It provides its services through a network of 13,581 branches and sub-branches in Mainland China; overseas branches in Hong Kong, Singapore, Frankfurt, Johannesburg, Tokyo, Seoul, New York, Ho Chi Minh City, and Sydney; and representative offices in Taipei and Moscow. The company also maintains a network of 45,645 ATMs and 10,681 self-service banking facilities. The company was formerly known as China Construction Bank and changed its name to China Construction Bank Corporation in September 2004. China Construction Bank Corporation was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Beijing, China..
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