(M2 PressWIRE Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) BUYINS.NET / www.buyins.net, announced today its proprietary Market Maker Friction Factor Report for Thursday. 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 Thursday there were 3997 companies with "abnormal" market making, 3566 companies with positive Friction Factors and 1897 companies with negative Friction Factors. Here is a list of the top companies with the largest percentage gain per share Thursday and low price friction (bullish). This means that there was more buying than selling in the stocks and their stock prices rose faster with less Friction. Rediff Com India Ltd (NASDAQ:REDF), Pacific Sunwear Of California Inc (NASDAQ:PSUN), THQ Inc (NASDAQ:THQI), OCZ Technology Group Inc (NASDAQ:OCZ), China Hgs Real Estate Inc (NASDAQ:HGSH), Infoblox Inc (NYSE:BLOX). 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
REDF $0.430 16.04% 222,541 53.44% 194,200 46.63% 28,341 659
PSUN $0.320 19.05% 401,277 53.35% 350,844 46.65% 50,433 1,576
THQI $0.410 37.96% 732,782 52.94% 651,458 47.06% 81,324 1,984
OCZ $0.330 24.44% 4,331,669 53.33% 3,788,870 46.65% 542,799 16,448
HGSH $1.210 41.86% 520,948 52.40% 472,290 47.50% 48,658 402
BLOX $4.600 32.97% 1,473,940 35.75% 1,210,973 29.37% 262,967 572
Analysis of the Friction Factor chart above shows that each of the six stocks mentioned above have high net buy volumes (buy volume, sell volume) and 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 REDF with a dollar gain Thursday of $0.43000 and a Friction Factor of 659 shares. That means that it only took 659 more shares of buying than selling to move REDF higher by one penny. The Market Makers are currently allowing the stock to rise quickly (low friction). The combination of low friction and positive market direction can drive prices higher much faster than normal.
Rediff Com India Ltd (NASDAQ:REDF) - Rediff.com India Limited provides online Internet based services in India and to the global Indian community. The company's Websites consist of channels relevant to Indian interests, such as cricket, astrology, matchmaker, and movies; content on various matters, which include news and finance; search facilities; and a range of community features consisting of e-mail, chat, messenger, photo/video sharing capabilities, e-commerce, blogs, broadband wireless content, and mobile value-added services to mobile phone subscribers in India, as well as online advertising and online shopping services. It also publishes two weekly newspapers, India Abroad and India in New York for the Indian-American community based in the United States and Canada. The companys target client base for advertising and sponsorships include global companies doing business in India, domestic corporations, and small and medium enterprises. As of March 31, 2010, it had 89.5 million online registered users. The company was formerly known as Rediff Communication Private Limited and changed its name to Rediff.com India Limited in February 2000. Rediff.com India Limited was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Mumbai, India..
Pacific Sunwear Of California Inc (NASDAQ:PSUN) - Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty retailer in the action sports, fashion, and music influences of the California lifestyle. The company sells casual apparel; and a selection of accessories and footwear to teens and young adults. It operates mall-based chain of retail stores under the Pacific Sunwear and PacSun names. The company also operates an e-commerce Website at pacsun.com, which sells PacSun merchandise online. As of January 30, 2010, it leased and operated 894 stores in 50 states and Puerto Rico. Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc. was founded in 1982 and is based in Anaheim, California..
THQ Inc (NASDAQ:THQI) - THQ Inc. engages in developing, publishing, and distributing interactive entertainment software for various game systems. It offers its software for home video game consoles; handheld platforms; wireless devices, such as iPhone, iTouch and iPad; and personal computers (PC), including games played online. The company also develops and publishes titles for digital distribution, as well as offers PC titles through online download stores and services. In addition, it produces and markets action, fighting, racing, shooter, and strategy games primarily for avid or core gamers; games for the mass market and families; and online games. The company markets and distributes games directly to mass merchandisers, consumer electronic stores, discount warehouses, and other retail chain stores in the United States; and on a direct-to-retail basis, as well as through Internet and wireless devices internationally. THQ Inc. was founded in 1989 and is based in Agoura Hills, California..
OCZ Technology Group Inc (NASDAQ:OCZ) - OCZ Technology Group, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and distributes computer components for computing devices and systems worldwide. It primarily offers solid state drives, flash memory storage, memory modules, thermal management solutions, AC/DC switching power supply units, and computer gaming solutions. The companys products are used in industrial equipment and computer systems; computer and computer gaming solutions; mission critical servers and high end workstations; personal computer (PC) upgrades to extend the useable life of existing PCs; high performance computing and scientific computing; video and music editing; home theatre PCs and digital home convergence products; and digital photography and digital image manipulation computers. OCZ Technology Group, Inc. offers its products to retailers, on-line retailers, original equipment manufacturers, systems integrators, and distributors. The company was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in San Jose, California..
China Hgs Real Estate Inc (NASDAQ:HGSH) - China HGS Real Estate Inc., through its subsidiary, Shaanxi Guangsha Investment and Development Group Co., Ltd., engages in the real estate development in the People' s Republic of China. It is involved in the construction and sale of residential apartments, parking lots, and commercial properties. The company develops multi-layer, sub-high-rise, and high-rise apartment buildings, as well as office buildings. China HGS Real Estate Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Hanzhong City, the People' s Republic of China..
Infoblox Inc (NYSE:BLOX) - .
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