(M2 PressWIRE Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) BUYINS.NET / www.buyins.net, announced today its proprietary Market Maker Friction Factor Report for Monday. 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 Monday there were 3577 companies with "abnormal" market making, 1452 companies with positive Friction Factors and 4271 companies with negative Friction Factors. Here is a list of the top companies with the highest net buy volume on Monday and lowest price Friction (bullish). This means that there was more buying than selling in the stocks and their stock prices rose faster with less Friction. GOLDCORP INC (NYSE:GG), ALASKA COMM SYSTEMS GROUP (NASDAQ:ALSK), MEMC ELECTRONIC MATERIALS (NYSE:WFR), GLOBAL GAMING NETWORK INC (OTC:GBGM), DOLE FOOD CO INC (NYSE:DOLE), (NASDAQ:ZNGA). 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
GG $1.000 2.70% 2,276,572 36.45% 1,338,224 21.42% 938,348 9,383
ALSK $0.210 10.61% 1,608,636 62.89% 946,691 37.01% 661,945 31,521
WFR $0.020 0.93% 2,426,098 43.41% 1,500,232 26.84% 925,866 462,933
GBGM $0.013 76.47% 4,795,481 63.39% 2,769,055 36.61% 2,026,426 1,558,789
DOLE $0.090 1.06% 795,201 73.10% 160,328 14.74% 634,873 70,541
ZNGA $0.050 0.75% 13,564,502 55.26% 10,866,365 44.27% 2,698,137 539,627
Analysis of the Friction Factor chart above shows that each of the six stocks mentioned above have high net dollar gains (Change) and very 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 GG with a Net Buy Volume of 938,348 shares and a Friction Factor of 9,383 shares. That means that it takes 9,383 more shares of buying than selling to move GG higher by one penny. This means the Market Makers are allowing the stock to move up higher as of Monday (lower friction). And with one of the highest Net Buy Volumes, the combination of low friction and high net buy volume is bullish.
GOLDCORP INC (NYSE:GG) - Goldcorp Inc. engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and operation of precious metal properties in Canada, the United States, Mexico, and Central and South America. It produces and sells gold, silver, copper, lead, and zinc. The company was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.
ALASKA COMM SYSTEMS GROUP (NASDAQ:ALSK) - Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides integrated communications services in the State of Alaska. It operates in two segments, Wireline and Wireless. The Wireline segment provides voice, data, broadband, multi-protocol label switching services, network access, long distance, and other services to consumers, carriers, businesses and enterprises, and government customers. This segment also offers other telecommunications carriers voice and data services, such as private line, frame relay, and ATM services; and voice and data termination services to long distance and other carriers through its local telephone facilities. The Wireless segment provides facilities-based voice and data services; and equipment sales. This segment, through roaming agreements with the U.S. and Canadian carriers, provides its customers a range of services and coverage in the lower 48 states, Hawaii, and Canada. As of December 31, 2009, the company served approximately 137,000 subscribers and 186,000 access lines. Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is based in Anchorage, Alaska.
MEMC ELECTRONIC MATERIALS (NYSE:WFR) - MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc. engages in the development, manufacture, and sale of silicon wafers for the semiconductor industry worldwide. Its wafers are used as the starting material for the manufacture of various types of semiconductor devices, including microprocessor, memory, logic, and power devices. The company operates in three segments: Semiconductor Materials, Solar Materials, and Solar Energy. The Semiconductor Materials segment offers prime polished wafers, such as OPTIA and annealed products; epitaxial wafers consisting of thin silicon layer grown on the polished surface of the wafer; test/monitor wafers for testing semiconductor fabrication lines and processes; and silicon-on-insulator wafers used for the chip making process. The Solar Materials segment provides solar wafers that are used as the starting material for crystalline solar cells. The Solar Energy segment offers solar energy services that integrate the design, installation, financing, monitoring, operations, and maintenance portions of the downstream solar market. As of December 31, 2010, it interconnected approximately 393 solar power system systems representing 267 megawatt of solar energy generating capacity. In addition, the company develops and sells photovoltaic energy solutions. Its customers comprise semiconductor device manufacturers, including the memory, microprocessor, and ASIC manufacturers; and foundries, solar cell and module manufacturers, and flat panel display producers and other industries. The company also serves commercial customers, such as large, national retail chains, and real estate property management firms; federal, state, and municipal governments; and utilities. It markets its solar energy generation, monitoring, and maintenance services through a direct sales force, as well as through solar channel partners. The company was founded in 1984 and is based in St. Peters, Missouri.
GLOBAL GAMING NETWORK INC (OTC:GBGM) - Media Classics Entertainment Group, Inc. owns and operates a film library that provides films for distribution domestically and internationally. It caters to airlines, hospitals, libraries, and hotels. The company is based in Palm Springs, California.
DOLE FOOD CO INC (NYSE:DOLE) - Dole Food Company, Inc. engages in sourcing, growing, processing, distributing, and marketing fresh fruits, vegetables, and packaged foods. The company operates in three segments: Fresh Fruit, Fresh Vegetables, and Packaged Foods. The Fresh Fruit segment produces and markets fresh fruit to wholesale, retail, and institutional customers. It offers bananas under the DOLE brand name; distributes DOLE and non-DOLE branded fresh produce in Europe; offers pineapples under DOLE TROPICAL GOLD label; and exports Chilean fruits, such as grapes, apples, pears, stone fruits, and kiwifruits primarily to North America, Latin America, and Europe. The Fresh Vegetables segment sources, harvests, cools, distributes, and markets approximately 20 types of fresh and fresh-cut vegetables, including iceberg lettuce, red and green leaf lettuce, romaine lettuce, butter lettuce, celery, cauliflower, broccoli, carrots, brussels sprouts, green onions, asparagus, snow peas, and artichokes; fresh strawberries; and packaged salads and packaged fresh-cut vegetables. The Packaged Foods segment produces canned pineapple, canned pineapple juice, fruit juice concentrate, fruit in plastic cups, jars and pouches, fruit parfaits, snack foods, and frozen fruit. The company sells its products principally to mass merchandisers and supermarkets. Dole Food Company operates in North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, as well as in Asia, primarily comprising China, Japan, Korea, the Philippines, and Thailand. The company was founded in 1851 and is based in Westlake Village, California. Dole Food Company Inc.
operates as a subsidiary of Dole Holding Company, LLC.
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