Hollow Red Candles – AFT, AGZ, ALD, BUD, BXG

by Mark Pierre on December 12, 2011

Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund Inc (NYSE: AFT) fell -0.12%, to close at $16.20 and its overall traded volume was 73,299.00 shares during the last session with the total traded volume of 71,683.00 shares. AFT shares were trading within the range of $16.15-$16.34 while its opening price was $16.17. The stock has a 52 week low of $14.91 and 52 week high of $20.09. The market capitalization of the company stands at $243.00M and it has – outstanding shares.

Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund Inc (The Fund) is a closed-end fund. The Fund’s objective is to seek current income and preservation of capital. The Fund seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing primarily in senior, secured loans made to companies whose debt is rated below investment grade (Senior Loans) and investments with similar economic characteristics. Senior Loans generally hold a first lien priority and typically pay interest at rates that are determined periodically on the basis of a floating base lending rate plus a premium. The Fund’s investment advisor is Apollo Credit Management, LLC.


iShares Barclays Agency Bond Fund (ETF) (NYSEARCA: AGZ) fell -0.11%, to close at $112.65 and its overall traded volume was P shares during the last session with the total traded volume of E shares. AGZ shares were trading within the range of $112.53-$112.73 while its opening price was $112.53. The stock has a 52-week range of $108.46-$113.49. AGZ’s market capitalization is $360.50M and it has – outstanding shares.

Allied Capital Corporation (NYSEARCA: ALD) percentage change fell -0.38%, to close at $50.47 and its overall traded volume was P shares during the last session against its average volume of E. ALD shares were trading within the range of $50.37-$50.60 while its opening price was $50.51. The stock has a 52 week low of $47.50 and 52 week high of $56.28. The market capitalization of the company stands at $9.08B and it has 179.94M outstanding shares. Allied Capital Corporation is a closed-end, non-diversified management investment company. It operates as a business development company (BDC). The Company invests in primarily private middle market companies with earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) of between $5 million and $150 million in a range of industries through long-term debt and equity capital instruments. The investment objective is to achieve current income and capital gains. In order to achieve this objective, the Company invests in debt and equity securities of private companies in a range of industries. At December 31, 2009, the private finance portfolio included investments in 77 companies. In April 2010, Ares Capital Corporation completed its merger with Allied Capital Corporation.

Anheuser-Busch InBev NV (ADR) (NYSE: BUD) slid -0.07%, to close at $59.32 and its overall traded volume was 1.04M shares during the last session the stock had average daily volume of 1.24M shares. BUD opened at $58.94 and is trading within the range of $58.88-$59.45. The 52-week range of the stock is $49.05-$64.53. BUD’s market capitalization is $94.57B and it has 1.59B outstanding shares. Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV is a brewing company. The Company produces, markets, distributes and sells a balanced portfolio of approximately 200 beer brands. These include global flagship brands Budweiser, Stella Artois and Beck’s; multi-country brands, such as Leffe and Hoegaarden, and many local champions, such as Bud Light, Skol, Brahma, Quilmes, Michelob, Harbin, Sedrin, Klinskoye, Sibirskaya Korona, Chernigivske and Jupiler. The Company also produces and distributes soft drinks, particularly in Latin America. The Company operates in seven segments: North America, Latin America North, Latin America South, Western Europe, Central & Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific and Global Export & Holding Companies. On February 28, 2011, the Company closed a transaction with Dalian Daxue Group Co., Ltd and Kirin (China) Investment Co., Ltd to acquire a 100% equity interest in Liaoning Dalian Daxue Brewery Co., Ltd.

Bluegreen Corporation (NYSE: BXG) percentage change fell -0.36%, to close at $2.74 and its overall traded volume was 34,876.00 shares during the last session the stock had average daily volume of 118,246.00 shares. BXG opened the day at $2.73, it made an intraday low of $2.72 and an intraday high of $2.77. The 52-week range of the stock is $1.87-$4.73. The market capitalization of the company stands at $89.25M and it has 32.57M outstanding shares. Bluegreen Corporation is a provider of colorful places to live and play through the resorts and residential community businesses. The Company is organized into two divisions: Bluegreen Resorts and Bluegreen Communities. Bluegreen Resorts markets, sells and manages real estate-based vacation ownership interests (VOIs) in resorts generally located in vacation destinations, which were developed or acquired by the Company or developed by others. Bluegreen Communities acquires, develops and subdivides property and markets residential land home sites. The home sites are sold directly to retail customers who seek to build a home, in some cases on properties featuring a golf course and related amenities.

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