(M2 PressWIRE Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) 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 3909 companies with "abnormal" market making, 3872 companies with positive Friction Factors and 2053 companies with negative Friction Factors. Here is a list of the top companies with the largest percentage gain per share Tuesday 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. BOS Better On-Line Solutions Ltd (NASDAQ:BOSC), Selectica Inc (NASDAQ:SLTC), Arbitron Inc (NYSE:ARB), Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:RNIN), Opexa Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:OPXA), DRAGONWAVE INC (NASDAQ:DRWI). 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 $1.290 36.86% 328,298 52.39% 296,496 47.32% 31,802 247
SLTC $1.120 21.21% 75,935 70.46% 31,843 29.54% 44,092 394
ARB $9.000 23.66% 5,861,074 38.37% 4,786,695 31.33% 1,074,379 1,194
RNIN $0.340 19.21% 82,734 58.24% 61,335 43.17% 21,399 629
OPXA $0.360 25.62% 56,139 50.18% 55,741 49.82% 398 11
DRWI $0.590 24.89% 646,626 54.13% 545,622 45.68% 101,004 1,712
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 BOSC with a dollar gain Tuesday of $1.29000 and a Friction Factor of 247 shares. That means that it only took 247 more shares of buying than selling to move BOSC 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.
BOS Better On-Line Solutions Ltd (NASDAQ:BOSC) - B.O.S Better Online Solutions Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides mobile and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions, and supply chain solutions for enterprise logistics and organizational processes. It offers turnkey solutions, as well as stand-alone products, including RFID and Automatic Identification Data Capture (AIDC) hardware and communications equipment, BOS middleware, and industry-specific software applications. The companys hardware products include thermal and barcode printers; RFID and barcode scanners and readers; wireless, mobile, and forklift terminals; wireless infrastructure; active and passive RFID tags; and consumables, such as ribbons, labels, and tags. Its middleware comprises BOS RFID Server, a middleware between the enterprise application system and the RFID equipment that enables data collection and event management. The companys software platform and applications include BOS ID, a platform for systems integrators to assemble applications, without programming, for transfer to any AIDC client, such as a handheld rugged terminal, barcode reader, or mobile PC; and BOS Livestock that enables livestock operations to manage, track, support, and plan all day-to-day tasks. Its Supply Chain Solutions division provides electronic components, networking and telecommunications equipment, and components consolidation services to the aerospace, defense, medical, and telecommunications industries and enterprise customers worldwide. The company also provides integration services, such as site surveys, business requirements analyses, and system design and configuration, as well as implementation, testing, and deployment. B.O.S Better Online Solutions markets its solutions primarily to medium and large sized corporations through a combination of direct sales, sales agents distributors, and system integrators. The company was founded in 1990 and is based in Rishon LeZion, Israel..
Selectica Inc (NASDAQ:SLTC) - Selectica, Inc. provides contract management and sales configuration software solutions that allow enterprises to manage sell-side business processes. It offers Selectica contract lifecycle management (CLM) solution, a contract authoring, analysis, repository, and process automation product that enhances and automates the management of the contract lifecycle. The companys CLM solution enables customers to create, manage, and analyze contracts in a single repository and is offered on-premise or hosted. The company also provides Selectica sales configuration (SCS) solution that consolidates configuration, pricing, and quoting functions into a single application platform enabling companies to streamline the opportunity-to-order process for manufacturers, service providers, and financial services companies. Its SCS solution provides a link between customer relationship management and enterprise resource planning systems that helps to automate the configuration, pricing, and quoting of complex products and services. In addition, the company offers consulting, training, and implementation services, as well as ongoing customer support and maintenance services for its software applications. It sells its products and services through its direct sales force, as well as through strategic and OEM partners primarily in the United States, Canada, India, New Zealand, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. Selectica, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in San Jose, California..
Arbitron Inc (NYSE:ARB) - Arbitron Inc. provides media and marketing information services in the United States and internationally. The companys services include radio audience estimates and related services to radio stations, advertising agencies, and advertisers in the United States; estimating national radio audiences and the size and composition of audiences of network radio programs and commercials; and providing software used for accessing and analyzing its media audience and marketing information data. It also provides consumer, shopping, and media usage information services to radio, cable television, advertising, advertisers, retailers, out-of-home media, and online media industries, as well as to broadcast television and print media industries. The company was formerly known as Ceridian Corporation. Arbitron Inc. was founded in 1912 and is headquartered in Columbia, Maryland..
Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:RNIN) - Wireless Ronin Technologies, Inc. provides dynamic digital signage software and service solutions for certain retail and service markets. The company offers RoninCast, an enterprise, Web-based, or hosted content delivery system that manages, schedules, and delivers digital content over wireless or wired networks. It also offers project planning, design, network deployment, software training, equipment, hardware configuration, content engineering/development, implementation, maintenance, and help desk support services, as well as network operations center. In addition, Wireless Ronin Technologies develops e-learning solutions, which are software-based instructional systems for customers primarily in sales force training applications; e-performance support systems that are interactive systems used to increase product literacy of customer sales staff; and e-marketing products to increase customer knowledge of and interaction with customer products. It markets and sells its software and service solutions through direct sales force and resellers in North America. The company was incorporated in 2000 and is headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota..
Opexa Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:OPXA) - Opexa Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, develops patient-specific cellular therapies for the treatment of autoimmune diseases. Its lead product candidate, Tovaxin, is a personalized T-cell therapeutic vaccine under Phase IIb clinical trial for the treatment of multiple sclerosis. Tovaxin is derived from T-cells isolated from peripheral blood, expanded ex vivo, and reintroduced into the patients via subcutaneous injections. The company was formerly known as PharmaFrontiers Corp. and changed its name to Opexa Therapeutics, Inc. in June 2006. Opexa Therapeutics was founded in 2003 and is based in The Woodlands, Texas..
DRAGONWAVE INC (NASDAQ:DRWI) - DragonWave Inc. provides wireless Ethernet equipment for use in Internet protocol networks worldwide. It designs, develops, markets, and sells carrier-grade microwave radio frequency networking equipment or links that wirelessly transmit broadband voice, video, and other data between two points. The companys products have application in the backhaul function in a wireless communications network, as well as in point-to-point transport in private networks, including municipal and enterprise applications. DragonWaves line of wireless carrier-Ethernet links are marketed under the AirPair and Horizon product names. It serves the wireless communications service providers, including cellular service providers and broadband wireless access service providers; wireless extension of fixed-line networks to directly connect high-bandwidth end-customers to the core network; and private networks of enterprises, municipalities, and government organizations. DragonWave distributes its products directly, as well as through distributors and resellers. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada..
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