(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 3987 companies with "abnormal" market making, 2646 companies with positive Friction Factors and 2617 companies with negative Friction Factors. Here is a list of the top companies with the largest percentage loss per share Friday and low price friction (bearish). This means that there was more selling than buying in the stocks and their stock prices dropped faster with less Friction. BOS Better On-Line Solutions Ltd (NASDAQ:BOSC), Motorcar Parts of America Inc (NASDAQ:MPAA), FreeSeas Inc (NASDAQ:FREE), EHEALTH, INC. (NASDAQ:EHTH), Amicus Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:FOLD), LogMeIn Inc (NASDAQ:LOGM). 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
BOSC $-0.810 -19.01% 26,480 27.70% 68,022 71.15% -41,542 -513
MPAA $-1.200 -17.02% 93,935 31.38% 201,251 67.22% -107,316 -894
FREE $-0.390 -16.73% 150,793 47.37% 167,313 52.56% -16,520 -424
EHTH $-5.550 -21.85% 387,540 43.33% 416,289 46.55% -28,749 -52
FOLD $-1.040 -26.71% 3,195,886 47.65% 3,494,138 52.09% -298,252 -2,868
LOGM $-7.060 -29.84% 3,078,036 43.86% 3,915,164 55.79% -837,128 -1,186
Analysis of the Friction Factor chart above shows that each of the six stocks mentioned above have high net dollar losses (Change) and extremely low price friction 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 BOSC with a dollar loss Friday of $-0.81000 and a Friction Factor of -513 shares. That means that it only took 513 more shares of selling than buying to move BOSC lower by one penny. This means the Market Makers are allowing the stock to drop quickly (low friction). The combination of low friction and negative market direction can drive prices lower faster than normal.
BOS Better On-Line Solutions Ltd (NASDAQ:BOSC) - B.O.S. Better Online Solutions Ltd. provides radio frequency identification (RFID) and mobile solutions, and supply chain solutions primarily in the United States, the Far East, Europe, and Israel. Its RFID and Mobile Solutions division offers hardware products, including thermal and barcode printers; RFID and barcode scanners and readers; wireless, mobile, and forklift terminals; wireless infrastructure; active and passive RFID tags; consumables, such as ribbons, labels, and tags; and BOS ID software platform for systems integrators to assemble applications for transfer to automatic ID data capture clients. This division also develops applications comprising BOS LIVESTOCK, a software application for the management, tracking, support, and planning of livestock day-to- day operations; BOS CarID, a solution to identify and track vehicles for transportation-related settings; BOS STOCK, a data collection solution for logistics management in stores and warehouses; and BOS Mfgr., a production line tracking solution. In addition, it provides site surveys, business requirements analysis, system design and configuration, implementation, testing, and deployment services; and maintenance and repair services for data collection equipment, as well as warehouse and on-site service plans. The company s Supply Chain Solutions division provides electronic components, such as active, passive, electro-mechanical, and microwave components; and networking and telecommunications equipment. This division also offers components consolidation services to the aerospace, defense, medical, and telecommunications industries, as well as enterprises; engages in the inventory and quality control management of components entering production lines; and provides warehouse management services. B.O.S Better Online Solutions Ltd. sells its products through direct sales, sales agents, integrators, and distributors. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Rishon Lezion, Israel..
Motorcar Parts of America Inc (NASDAQ:MPAA) - Motorcar Parts of America, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, remanufactures, and distributes aftermarket automobile parts for import and domestic cars, light trucks, heavy duty, agricultural, and industrial applications in the United States and Canada. The company offers after-market remanufactured alternators and starters, which are non-elective replacement parts in all vehicles. It also provides new and remanufactured aftermarket auto parts, including steering components, brake calipers, master cylinders, hub assembly and bearings, clutches, and clutch hydraulics for passenger and truck vehicles. The company s replacement parts are used on vehicles after initial vehicle purchase. It sells its products to approximately 13,500 retail outlets; automotive warehouse distributors; and automobile manufacturers for their aftermarket and warranty replacement programs under private label brand names, as well as under the Quality-Built, Talon, Xtreme, Reliance, Fenco, Dynapak, and other brand names. Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Torrance, California..
FreeSeas Inc (NASDAQ:FREE) - FreeSeas Inc., a drybulk shipping company, through its subsidiaries, engages in the transportation of drybulk cargoes. The company transports various drybulk commodities, including iron ore, grain, and coal, as well as bauxite, phosphate, fertilizers, steel products, cement, sugar, and rice. As of May 15, 2012, it owned and operated a fleet of six Handysize vessels and one Handymax vessel. The company was formerly known as Adventure Holdings S.A. and changed its name to FreeSeas Inc. in April 2005. FreeSeas Inc. was incorporated in 2004 and is based in Athens, Greece..
EHEALTH, INC. (NASDAQ:EHTH) - eHealth, Inc. provides Internet-based health insurance agency services for individuals, families, and small businesses in the United States. It also offers technology licensing and Internet advertising services. The company s ecommerce platforms organize and present health insurance information in various format, as well as enables individuals, families, and small businesses to research, analyze, compare, and purchase various health insurance plans. It offers a range of medical health insurance coverage plans, such as preferred provider organization, health maintenance organization and indemnity plans, Medicare plans, short-term medical insurance, student health insurance, and health savings account eligible health insurance plans, as well as ancillary plans, such as dental and vision insurance. The company s customers access its ecommerce platforms through its Websites, including eHealth.com, eHealthInsurance.com, PlanPrescriber.com, and eHealthMedicare.com, as well as through a network of marketing partners. eHealth, Inc. was incorporated in 1997 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California..
Amicus Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:FOLD) - Amicus Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of orally-administered, small molecule drugs for the treatment of lysosomal storage disorders and diseases of neurodegeneration. Its drugs are known as pharmacological chaperones, which selectively bind to the target protein, enhance the stability of the protein, help it fold into the three-dimensional shape, as well as allow proper trafficking of the protein, thereby increasing protein activity, enhance cellular function, and reduce cell stress. The company focuses on the development of pharmacological chaperone monotherapy programs and pharmacological chaperones in combination with enzyme replacement therapy (ERT). Its pharmacological chaperone monotherapy programs for genetic diseases include migalastat HCl, which is in Phase III clinical trial for the treatment of Fabry disease; and AT3375, which is in preclinical stage for the treatment of Parkinson s disease. The company s pharmacological chaperone-ERT combination programs comprise Migalastat HCl co-administered with ERT for patients with Fabry disease receiving ERT treatment with any genetic mutation; AT2220 (duvoglustat HCl) co-administered with ERT for Pompe disease; AT3375 and afegostat tartrate co-administered with ERT for Gaucher disease; and pharmacological chaperone programs for other lysosomal storage diseases. Amicus Therapeutics, Inc. has a license and collaboration agreement with Glaxo Group Limited to develop and commercialize migalastat HCl. The company was founded in 2002 and is based in Cranbury, New Jersey..
LogMeIn Inc (NASDAQ:LOGM) - LogMeIn, Inc. develops and markets a suite of remote access, remote support, and collaboration solutions in the United States, the United Kingdom, and internationally. The company provides remote user access services, including LogMeIn Free, a free remote access service, which provides secure access to a remote computer or other Internet-enabled device; LogMeIn Pro, a remote access service; LogMeIn Hamachi, a hosted virtual private network service; LogMeIn Ignition that delivers one click access to remote computers that subscribe to LogMeIn Free or LogMeIn Pro; Pachube, a hosted service for building and running Internet of things applications; and LogMeIn for iPad/iPhone, a mobile application for iOS devices. It also offers customer care, remote support, and device management services comprising LogMeIn Rescue, a Web-based remote support and customer care service to support remote tablets, smartphones and computers, and applications, as well as assist computer users via the Internet; LogMeIn Rescue+Mobile, an add-on of LogMeIn Rescue s Web-based remote support service to remotely access and support smartphones and tablet computers; BoldChat, a Web-based live chat and click-to-call service; LogMeIn Central, a Web-based management console; and LogMeIn Backup, a service that subscribers install on two or more computers to create a backup network. In addition, the company provides remote collaboration services, such as join.me and join.me pro, which are browser-based online meetings and screen sharing services. It serves small and medium-sized businesses, information technology service providers, mobile carriers, customer service centers, original equipment manufacturers, and consumers. The company was formerly known as 3am Labs, Inc. and changed its name to LogMeIn, Inc. in March 2006. LogMeIn, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is based in Woburn, Massachusetts..
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