(M2 PressWIRE Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) BUYINS.NET / www.buyins.net, announced today its proprietary Market Maker Friction Factor Report for Wednesday. 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 Wednesday there were 3606 companies with "abnormal" market making, 1288 companies with positive Friction Factors and 4586 companies with negative Friction Factors. Here is a list of the top companies with the highest net buy volume on Wednesday 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. KINROSS GOLD CORP (NYSE:KGC), HCA Holdings Inc (NYSE:HCA), Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp (OTC:FMCC), Telefon AB L M Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC), Medical Marijuana Inc (OTC:MJNA), Federal National Mortgage Association (OTC:FNMA). 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
KGC $0.030 0.32% 4,503,065 31.79% 3,864,275 27.28% 638,790 212,930
HCA $2.920 9.44% 6,968,462 34.08% 5,934,525 29.02% 1,033,937 3,541
FMCC $0.030 11.11% 8,144,115 94.41% 3,342,005 38.74% 4,802,110 1,600,703
ERIC $0.170 1.92% 8,843,065 54.16% 7,478,089 45.80% 1,364,976 80,293
MJNA $0.026 22.83% 15,655,129 52.27% 14,232,347 47.52% 1,422,782 547,224
FNMA $0.025 9.05% 12,448,115 72.10% 6,702,524 38.82% 5,745,591 2,316,771
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 KGC with a Net Buy Volume of 638,790 shares and a Friction Factor of 212,930 shares. That means that it takes 212,930 more shares of buying than selling to move KGC higher by one penny. This means the Market Makers are allowing the stock to move up higher as of Wednesday (lower friction). And with one of the highest Net Buy Volumes, the combination of low friction and high net buy volume is bullish.
KINROSS GOLD CORP (NYSE:KGC) - Kinross Gold Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in mining and processing gold ores. It also involves in the exploration and acquisition of gold bearing properties. The companys gold production and exploration activities are carried out principally in the Americas, Africa, and the Russian Federation. As of December 31, 2010, its proven and probable mineral reserves were 62.4 million ounces of gold, 90.9 million ounces of silver, and 1.4 billion pounds of copper. The company was founded in 1972 and is based in Toronto, Canada..
HCA Holdings Inc (NYSE:HCA) - HCA Holdings, Inc. offers health care services in the United States. It owns, manages, or operates hospitals, freestanding surgery centers, diagnostic and imaging centers, radiation and oncology therapy centers, rehabilitation and physical therapy centers, and various other facilities. The companys general acute care hospitals provide medical and surgical services, including inpatient care, intensive care, cardiac care, diagnostic services, and emergency services, as well as outpatient services, which include outpatient surgery, laboratory, radiology, respiratory therapy, cardiology, and physical therapy. Its psychiatric hospitals offer therapeutic programs, such as child, adolescent, and adult psychiatric care; and adult and adolescent alcohol, and drug abuse treatment and counseling. As of December 31, 2010, the company owned and operated 151 general, acute care hospitals with 38,321 licensed beds, and 7 general, acute care hospitals with 2,269 licensed beds through joint ventures, as well as 5 psychiatric hospitals with 506 licensed beds and 106 freestanding surgery centers in eastern, central, and western United States. It also operates six consolidating hospitals in England. HCA Holdings, Inc. is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee..
Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp (OTC:FMCC) - Freddie Mac provides credit guarantee for residential mortgages originated by mortgage lenders and invests in mortgage loans and mortgage-related securities. It operates in three segments: Investments, Single-Family Guarantee, and Multifamily. The Investments segment invests principally in mortgage-related securities and single-family mortgage loans; purchases mortgage loans and mortgage-related securities; and issues short-and long-term debt in the capital markets. The Single-Family Guarantee segment purchases single-family mortgages in the primary mortgage market, primarily through its guarantor swap program; securitizes certain mortgages; purchases and issues mortgage-related securities; and guarantees the payment of principal and interest on single-family mortgage-related securities. The Multifamily segment guarantees, securitizes, and invests in multifamily mortgages and commercial mortgage-backed security; and securitizes and guarantees the payment of principal and interest on multifamily mortgage-related securities and mortgages underlying multifamily housing revenue bonds. This segment also holds equity investments in various limited partnerships that sponsor low-and moderate-income multifamily rental apartments. The company principally serves lenders in the primary mortgage market that originate mortgages for homeowners and apartment owners, including mortgage banking companies, commercial banks, savings banks, community banks, insurance companies, credit unions, state and local housing finance agencies, and savings and loan associations in the United States. Freddie Mac was founded in 1970 and is based in McLean, Virginia..
Telefon AB L M Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) - LM Ericsson Telephone Company provides communications equipment and related professional services, and multimedia solutions to mobile and fixed network operators worldwide. It operates in five segments: Networks, Professional Services, Multimedia, Sony Ericsson, and ST-Ericsson. The Networks segment provides products and solutions for wireless and wireline access; core networks solutions, including softswitch, IP infrastructure, IP multimedia subsystem, and media gateways; network management tools; and micro-wave and optical transmission solutions for mobile and fixed networks, as well as offers related network rollout services. The Professional Services segment delivers managed services comprising network operations, which include the management of day-to-day operations of customer networks, and hosting of service layer platforms and applications; systems integration services; consulting services, such as decision making, planning, and execution; education programs; and customer support services. The Multimedia segment offers TV solutions for operators, service providers, advertisers, and content providers; multimedia solutions for the consumer and enterprise markets; multimedia brokering solutions, which facilitate payment and distribution of content; service delivering and provisioning platforms that enable operators and service providers to create, sell, and manage multimedia offerings and multi-play offerings. The Sony Ericsson segment delivers mobile phones and accessories. The ST-Ericsson segment engages in the design, development, and creation of mobile platforms and wireless semiconductors. LM Ericsson Telephone Company was founded in 1876 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden..
Medical Marijuana Inc (OTC:MJNA) - Medical Marijuana, Inc., a development stage company, provides a suite of solutions to medical marijuana industry operators to manage their businesses in the United States. The company offers integrated tax oversight and collection solutions to local, state, and federal governments; business management solutions; and turn-key management solutions to independent operators of medical marijuana collectives, co-ops, and dispensaries. It also focuses on providing testing and certification services, education programs, and consulting services to government and the medical marijuana industry. The company is based in Foothill Ranch, California..
Federal National Mortgage Association (OTC:FNMA) - Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae), a government-sponsored enterprise, provides liquidity and stability support in the secondary mortgage market in the United States. It securitizes mortgage loans originated by lenders in the primary mortgage market into mortgage-backed securities, which are bought and sold in the secondary mortgage market. The company operates in three segments: Single-Family Credit Guaranty, Housing and Community Development, and Capital Markets. The Single-Family Credit Guaranty segment securitizes single-family mortgage loans into Fannie Mae mortgage-backed securities (MBS) and facilitates the purchase of single-family mortgage loans for the companys mortgage portfolio. The Housing and Community Development segment securitizes multifamily mortgage loans into Fannie Mae MBS and facilitates the purchase of multifamily mortgage loans for the companys mortgage portfolio. This segment also invests in rental and for-sale housing projects. The Capital Markets segment manages the companys investment activity in mortgage loans, mortgage-related securities, debt financing activity, and liquidity and capital positions. The companys customers include mortgage banking companies, savings and loan associations, savings banks, commercial banks, credit unions, community banks, insurance companies, and state and local housing finance agencies. Federal National Mortgage Association was founded in 1938 and is based in Washington, the District of Columbia..
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