Nov 07, 2012 (M2 PRESSWIRE via COMTEX) --
BUYINS.NET / www.buyins.net, announced today its proprietary Market Maker Friction Factor Report for Tuesday. 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 Tuesday there were 3863 companies with "abnormal" market making, 3385 companies with positive Friction Factors and 2023 companies with negative Friction Factors. Here is a list of the top companies with Abnormal Price Friction (bullish bias) in their stock prices. This means that there was more selling than buying in the stocks and their stock prices rose. DISH NETWORK CORPORATION (NASDAQ:DISH), MIPS Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:MIPS), Western Union Co (NYSE:WU), Fiat SpA (OTC:FIATY), LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB), GenOn Energy Inc (NYSE:GEN). 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
DISH $1.020 2.93% 2,724,993 38.23% 4,284,752 60.12% -1,559,759 Abnormal
MIPS $0.140 2.06% 7,315,430 40.68% 9,942,047 55.29% -2,626,617 Abnormal
WU $0.190 1.55% 5,769,567 29.94% 7,450,179 38.66% -1,680,612 Abnormal
FIATY $0.110 2.33% 96,677 4.58% 1,756,701 83.18% -1,660,024 Abnormal
LYB $0.380 0.71% 1,305,620 14.69% 4,727,473 53.20% -3,421,853 Abnormal
GEN $0.020 0.79% 1,257,281 10.71% 7,477,262 63.69% -6,219,981 Abnormal
Analysis of the Friction Factor chart above shows that each of the six stocks mentioned above had more selling than buying on Tuesday and their stock prices rose. 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 DISH with 1,559,759 greater shares of selling than buying (NetVol) and the stock price was up $1.02000. This means the Market Makers were trading the stock in a way inconsistent with normal supply and demand (Economics 101); more selling than buying should cause prices to drop.
DISH NETWORK CORPORATION (NASDAQ:DISH) - DISH Network Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides DISH Network subscription television services in the United States. The company operates the DISH Network television service, which provides a direct broadcast satellite subscription television services. As of December 31, 2009, it had 14.100 million subscribers. The company offers programming, which includes approximately 280 basic video channels; 60 Sirius Satellite Radio music channels; 30 premium movie channels; 35 regional and specialty sports channels; 2,500 local channels; 220 Latino and international channels; and 50 channels of pay-per-view content. DISH Network Corporation also offers receiver systems, including a small satellite dish, digital set-top receivers, and remote controls. It provides receiver systems and programming through direct sales channels; and independent retailers, such as small satellite retailers, direct marketing groups, local and regional consumer electronics stores, nationwide retailers, and telecommunications companies. DISH Network Corporation was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado..
MIPS Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:MIPS) - MIPS Technologies, Inc. provides industry-standard processor architectures and cores that power various home entertainment, communications, networking, and portable multimedia products. It licenses embedded processor intellectual property in the form of architectures and implementations. The company develops standards for 32-bit and 64-bit computing; and licenses its industry-standard MIPS32 and MIPS64 instruction-set architectures, application specific extensions, core designs, and other related intellectual property. It also offers a range of embedded processors that scale across various markets in standard, custom, semi-custom, and application-specific products. Its technology is used in mobile consumer electronics, digital entertainment, wired and wireless communications and networking, office automation, security, microcontrollers, and automotive markets. The company primarily serves global semiconductor companies and system original equipment manufacturers. It operates in the United States, Japan, the Pacific Rim, and Europe. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California..
Western Union Co (NYSE:WU) - The Western Union Company provides money transfer and payment services worldwide. The companys Consumer-to-Consumer segment offers consumer-to-consumer money transfer services through a network of third-party agents using multi-currency and real-time money transfer processing systems. Its services include walk-in money transfer, online money transfer, telephone money transfer, account based money transfer, and mobile money transfer. The companys Global Business Payments segment provides business payments services for consumers to make payments to various organizations, such as utilities, auto finance companies, mortgage servicers, financial service providers, governmental agencies, and other businesses, as well as offers international business-to-business cross-border, and cross-currency payment services. Its global business payment services include Custom House that conducts payment transactions through various channels comprising the telephone and Internet; services that allow consumers to send funds using cash and debit cards under Western Union Quick Collect and Quick Pay names; Quick Cash, a cash disbursement service for businesses and government agencies to send money to employees or individuals; Western Union Convenience Pay, a service to send payments by cash or check; walk-in and cash bill payment services under the Pago Fcil and Western Union brand names; Speedpay electronic payments service that enables consumers to make payments to various billers using credit cards, debit cards, automated clearing house (ACH), and checks; and Equity Accelerator service, which enables consumers to make mortgage payments by ACH. In addition, the company provides money orders, as well as sells prepaid cards that allow consumers to load money or receive a direct deposit from their employer onto the card. It offers its services through a network of approximately 445,000 agent locations. The company was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado..
Fiat SpA (OTC:FIATY) - Fiat S.p.A. primarily manufactures and sells automobiles, agricultural and construction equipment, trucks, and commercial vehicles. Its Fiat Group Automobiles segment produces and sells passenger cars and light commercial vehicles primarily under the Fiat, Alfa Romeo, Lancia, Fiat Professional, and Abarth brand names, as well as provides financial services. The companys Maserati segment offers luxury sport cars under the Maserati brand name. Its Ferrari segment produces and sells luxury sport cars under the Ferrari brand name. The companys Agricultural and Construction Equipment segment provides tractors and agricultural machinery under the Case IH, New Holland, and Steyr brands; and construction equipment under the Case, New Holland, and Kobelco brands, as well as offers financial services. Its Trucks and Commercial Vehicles segment produces and sells commercial vehicles under the Iveco brand; buses under the Irisbus brand; and fire-fighting and special purpose vehicles under the Iveco, Astra, and Magirus brands, as well as provides financial services and rental services. The companys FPT Powertrain Technologies segment produces and sells engines and transmissions for passenger and commercial vehicles. Its Components segment produces automotive components in the areas of lighting, exhaust systems, suspensions and shock absorbers, engine control, and electronic systems. The companys Metallurgical Products segment provides cast iron components for engines, transmissions and suspension systems, and aluminium cylinder heads. Its Production System segment designs and produces industrial automation systems and related products for the automotive sector. The companys Publishing and Communications segment publishes the newspaper, La Stampa; and sells advertising space. Fiat S.p.A. sells its products primarily through dealer networks worldwide. The company was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Turin, Italy..
LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) - LyondellBasell Industries N.V., together with its subsidiaries, primarily manufactures and sells chemicals and polymers worldwide. The companys Olefins and Polyolefins segment offers olefins, including ethylene; olefins co-products, such as propylene, butadiene, and aromatics comprising benzene and toluene; ethanol; polyolefins, such as polyethylene and polypropylene; catalloy process resins; polypropylene-based compounds, materials, and alloys; and polybutene-1 polymers. Its Intermediates and Derivatives segment provides propylene oxide (PO); PO co-products, including styrene and TBA intermediates tertiary butyl alcohol, isobutylene, and tertiary butyl hydroperoxide; PO derivatives, such as propylene glycol, propylene glycol ethers, and butanediol; ethylene derivatives, such as ethylene glycol, ethylene oxide, and other ethylene oxide derivatives; acetyls, including vinyl acetate monomer, acetic acid, and methanol; and fragrance and flavor chemicals. The companys Refining and Oxyfuels segment offers refined petroleum products consisting of gasoline, ultra-low sulfur diesel, jet fuel, lubricants, alkylate, and oxygenated fuels, such as methyl tertiary butyl ether and ethyl tertiary butyl ether. Its Technology segment involves in the licensing of polyolefin process technologies; and supply of polyolefin catalysts and advanced catalysts. The company was founded in 2005 and is based in Rotterdam, Netherlands. LyondellBasell Industries N.V. is a subsidiary of Prochemie GmbH..
GenOn Energy Inc (NYSE:GEN) - GenOn Energy, Inc. operates as a generator of wholesale electricity in the United States. Its portfolio of power generation facilities include baseload, intermediate, and peaking units using coal, natural gas, and oil to generate electricity. The company owns, contracts, or operates approximately 49 power generation stations with generation capacity of 24,599 megawatts. The company was formerly known as Mirant Corporation and changed its name to GenOn Energy, Inc. on December 4, 2010. The company is based in Houston, Texas..
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