Jan 08, 2013 (M2 PRESSWIRE via COMTEX) --
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 3999 companies with "abnormal" market making, 2718 companies with positive Friction Factors and 2830 companies with negative Friction Factors. Here is a list of the top companies with Abnormal Price Friction (bearish bias) in their stock prices. This means that there was more buying than selling in the stocks and their stock prices dropped. Enbridge Inc (NYSE:ENB), The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO), BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATION (NYSE:BAC), BCE Inc (NYSE:BCE), General Electric Co (NYSE:GE), GAZPROM OAO-SPON ADR (OTC:OGZPY). 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
ENB $-0.040 -0.09% 1,835,516 78.63% 185,170 7.93% 1,650,346 Abnormal
KO $-0.360 -0.96% 5,280,416 36.44% 3,545,177 24.46% 1,735,239 Abnormal
BAC $-0.020 -0.21% 76,408,962 38.42% 73,815,213 37.12% 2,593,749 Abnormal
BCE $-0.180 -0.41% 2,782,526 83.58% 301,435 9.05% 2,481,091 Abnormal
GE $-0.070 -0.33% 12,707,760 38.86% 9,757,334 29.84% 2,950,426 Abnormal
OGZPY $-0.120 -1.22% 2,584,146 84.13% 194,908 6.35% 2,389,238 Abnormal
Analysis of the Friction Factor chart above shows that each of the six stocks mentioned above had more buying than selling on Monday and their stock prices dropped. 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 ENB with 1,650,346 greater shares of buying than selling (NetVol) and the stock price was down $-0.04000. This means the Market Makers were trading the stock in a way inconsistent with normal supply and demand (Economics 101); more buying than selling should cause prices to rise.
Enbridge Inc (NYSE:ENB) - Enbridge Inc. transports and distributes crude oil and natural gas primarily in North America. It operates crude oil and liquids transportation system comprising approximately 24,738 kilometers of crude pipeline. The company also engages in natural gas gathering, transmission, and midstream businesses, as well as power transmission; and provides liquids and natural gas contract storage services. In addition, it owns and operates natural gas distribution pipelines; provides distribution services in Ontario, Quebec, and New Brunswick in Canada, as well as in New York State; and operates offshore pipelines comprising approximately 2,400 kilometers that transport offshore deepwater natural gas production in the Gulf of Mexico. Further, Enbridge Inc. holds interests in a portfolio of renewable energy projects comprising 8 wind farms with 1,017 megawatts (MW) capacity, 4 solar energy operations consisting of 150 MW capacity, and a geothermal project with 23 MW capacity. The company was formerly known as IPL Energy Inc. and changed its name to Enbridge Inc. in October 1998. Enbridge Inc. was founded in 1949 and is based in Calgary, Canada..
The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) - The Coca-Cola Company, a beverage company, engages in the manufacture, marketing, and sale of nonalcoholic beverages worldwide. The company primarily offers sparkling beverages and still beverages. Its sparkling beverages include nonalcoholic ready-to-drink beverages with carbonation, such as carbonated energy drinks, and carbonated waters and flavored waters. The company s still beverages comprise nonalcoholic beverages without carbonation, such as noncarbonated waters, flavored waters and enhanced waters, noncarbonated energy drinks, juices and juice drinks, ready-to-drink teas and coffees, and sports drinks. It also provides flavoring ingredients, sweeteners, powders for purified water products, beverage ingredients, and fountain syrups. The Coca-Cola Company sells its products primarily under the Diet Coke, Fanta, Sprite, Coca-Cola Zero, vitaminwater, Powerade, Minute Maid, Simply, Georgia, and Del Valle brand names. The company offers its beverage products through company-owned or controlled bottling and distribution operators, as well as through independently owned bottling partners, distributors, wholesalers, and retailers. The Coca-Cola Company was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia..
BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATION (NYSE:BAC) - Bank of America Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides various banking and financial products and services to individual consumers, small-and middle-market businesses, institutional investors, corporations, and governments in the United States and internationally. The company s Deposits segment provides traditional savings accounts, money market savings accounts, CDs and IRAs, and noninterest-and interest-bearing checking accounts, as well as investment accounts and products. Its Card Services segment issues credit and debit cards in the United States providing a range of lending products, including co-branded and affinity products. The company s Consumer Real Estate Services segment offers a line of consumer real estate products and services comprising fixed and adjustable-rate first-lien mortgage loans for home purchase and refinancing needs, home equity lines of credit, and home equity loans. Its Global Commercial Banking segment provides a range of lending-related products and services, integrated working capital management, and treasury solutions to business banking and middle-market companies, commercial real estate firms, and governments. The company s Global Banking & Markets segment offers advisory services, financing, securities clearing, settlement, and custody services to institutional investor clients; debt and equity underwriting and distribution; merger-related and other advisory services; and risk management products. Its Global Wealth & Investment Management segment provides brokerage, banking, and retirement products; wealth structuring, investment management, trust and banking needs, and asset management services; and institutional and personal retirement solutions. As of May 12, 2012, the company served customers through a network of 5,700 banking centers, 17,750 ATMs, call centers, and online and mobile banking platforms. Bank of America Corporation was founded in 1874 and is based in Charlotte, North Carolina..
BCE Inc (NYSE:BCE) - BCE Inc. provides wire line, wireless, Internet, and television (TV) services to residential, business, and wholesale customers primarily in Canada. The company offers local telephone and long distance services under the Bell Home Phone brand; direct-to-home satellite TV services under the Bell TV name; personal video recorders and online access services; Internet protocol (IP) TV services under the Bell Fibe TV brand; and local exchange carrier services. It also provides data services, including high-speed Internet access services under the Bell Internet name; IP based services; information and communications technology solutions comprising professional, managed, and infrastructure services; and legacy data services. In addition, the company offers wireless voice and data communications products and services comprising call display and voicemail, e-mail, Web browsing, social networking, text, picture and video messaging, music downloads, ringtones, games and applications, video streaming, live TV, mobile Internet, global positioning system navigation services, and roaming services under the Bell, Virgin Mobile, and Solo Mobile brands. Further, it provides television programming to broadcast distributors; and mobile TV services. Additionally, the company rents, sells, and maintains business terminal equipment; sells TV set-top box; and provides network installation and maintenance services for third parties. It operates approximately 28 conventional over-the-air stations and 30 English and French-language specialty television channels; 33 FM and AM radio stations; and Sympatico.ca portal and Dome Productions Partnership Websites. As of December 31, 2011, it served approximately 2.1 million high-speed Internet access customers through digital subscriber line, and fibre-optic or wireless broadband technology; and 7.4 million wireless customers. BCE Inc. was founded in 1880 and is headquartered in Verdun, Canada..
General Electric Co (NYSE:GE) - General Electric Company operates as a technology and financial services company worldwide. The company s Energy Infrastructure segment offers wind turbines; gas and steam turbines and generators; integrated gasification combined cycle systems; aircraft engine derivatives; nuclear reactors, fuel, and support services; oil and gas extraction and mining motors and control systems; aftermarket services; water treatment solutions; power conversion infrastructure technology and services; and integrated electrical equipment and systems. This segment also provides surface and subsea drilling and production systems, equipment for floating production platforms, compressors, turbines, turboexpanders, high pressure reactors, and industrial power generation and auxiliary equipment, as well as pipeline integrity, measurement, inspection, monitoring, and radiation measurement solutions to the oil and gas industry. Its Aviation segment offers jet engines, turboprop and turbo shaft engines, related replacement parts, and aerospace systems and equipment for use in military and commercial aircraft; and maintenance, component repair, and overhaul services. The company s Healthcare segment provides medical imaging and information technologies, medical diagnostics, patient monitoring systems, disease research, drug discovery, biopharmaceutical manufacturing technologies, and remote diagnostic and repair services. Its Transportation segment provides drive technology solutions to various industries, including railroad, transit, mining, oil and gas, power generation, and marine. The company s Home and Business Solutions segment provides home appliances; lighting products; and plant automation, hardware, software, and embedded computing systems. Its GE Capital segment offers commercial loans and leases, fleet management, financial programs, home loans, credit cards, personal loans, and other financial services. The company was founded in 1892 and is headquartered in Fairfield, Connecticut..
GAZPROM OAO-SPON ADR (OTC:OGZPY) - Open Joint Stock Company Gazprom, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, production, transportation, storage and sale of gas in the Russian Federation and internationally. It also involved in the production of crude oil and gas condensate; processing of oil, gas condensate and other hydrocarbons, and sale of refined products; and generation and sale of electric and heat energy. The company operates the Unified Gas Supply System that consists of 161.7 thousand kilometers of gas trunklines and branches; 215 pipeline compressor stations; 6 gas and gas condensate treatment facilities; and 25 underground gas storage facilities. It also operates gas and hydro power generating facilities with an installed capacity of 37 gigawatts, as well as a network of gas and compressed natural gas filling stations. The company was founded in 1993 and is based in Moscow, the Russian Federation..
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