Trade Tips For 5th May 08

All of the following are trading tips for 5th May 2008 only.

Short Entry

  1. Big Lots, Inc. (BIG) through its wholly owned subsidiaries is a national broadline closeout retailer.
  2. AmeriCredit Corp., (ACF) is an independent auto finance company.
  3. Apple Inc. (AAPL) designs, manufactures, and markets personal computers, portable digital music players, and mobile communication devices and sells a variety of related software, services, peripherals, and networking solutions.
  4. China Life Insurance Company Limited (LFC) is an insurance company in the People’s Republic of China.
  5. Corinthian Colleges, Inc. (COCO) is a post-secondary education company in the United States and Canada, with more than 62,115 students enrolled.
  6. YRC Worldwide Inc. (YRCW) is a holding company that through wholly owned operating subsidiaries offers its customers a range of transportation services.
  7. AU Optronics Corp. (AUO) designs, develops, manufactures, assembles and markets flat panel displays.
  8. Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLF) seeks to provide investment results that correspond to the price and yield performance of the Financial Select Sector of the S&P 500 Index (the Index).
  9. Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) is a diversified banking company focused primarily on consumer and commercial lending and deposit origination.
  10. Focus Media Holding Limited (FMCN) operates out-of-home advertising network in the People’s Republic of China using audiovisual television displays, based on the number of locations and number of flat-panel television displays in its network.

Long Entry

  1. MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc. (WFR) is engaged in the design, manufacture and sale of silicon wafers.
  2. Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC) is engaged in gold mining and related activities, including exploration and acquisition of gold-bearing properties, the extraction and processing of ore, and reclamation of mining properties.
  3. Evergreen Solar, Inc. (ESLR) develops, manufactures and markets solar power products enabled by its String Ribbon technology.
  4. Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) is a mining company with 100% of its revenue from the sale of silver.
  5. Domtar Corporation (UFS) is a manufacturer and marketer of uncoated freesheet paper in North America.

Disclosure: Short BIG, Long SLW