Weekly Guru Bargains Highlights: PAY, LQDT, HMY, AU, TFM, AEM

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Liquidity Service Inc. ( LQDT ): Down 26% Since Diamond Hill Capital Bought in the Quarter Ended on 2012-12-31


Diamond Hill Capital initiated holdings in Broadline Retailers company Liquidity Service, Inc. during the quarter ended 12/31/2012. The purchase prices were between $36.35 and $46.79, with an estimated average price of $40.27. Since then the prices of Liquidity Service, Inc. shares have declined by 26% from the estimated average. Diamond Hill Capital owned 129,585 shares of as of 12/31/2012.

Liquidity Services Inc. was incorporated in Delaware in November 1999 as Liquidation. Liquidity Service Inc. has a market cap of $940.6 million; its shares were traded at around $29.81 with a P/E ratio of 21.4 and P/S ratio of 2. Liquidity Service Inc. had an annual average earnings growth of 26% over the past 10 years.

Liquidity Service Inc. recently announced its first quarter 2013 financial results. The company reported consolidated first quarter 2013 revenue of $122.2 million, an increase of approximately 15% from the prior year's comparable period.

Joel Greenblatt bought 17,114 shares in the quarter that ended on 12/31/2012, which is 0.04% of the $1.73 billion portfolio of Gotham Capital. Ron Baron owns 195,638 shares as of 12/31/2012, an increase of 22.57% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.051% of the $15.72 billion portfolio of Baron Funds.

Chairman of the Board and CEO, 10% Owner William P Angrick III sold 937 shares of LQDT stock on 03/20/2013 at the average price of 29.5. William P Angrick Iii owns at least 6,100,699 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 1.05% since. Other insiders have also decreased their positions in the company.

Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd. ( HMY ): Down 21% Since John Hussman Bought in the Quarter Ended on 2012-12-31

John Hussman added to his holdings in Gold Mining company Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd. by 100% during the quarter ended 12/31/2012. His purchase prices were between $7.5 and $8.71, with an estimated average price of $8.09. Since then the prices of Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd. shares have declined by -21% from the estimated average. John Hussman owned 1,000,000 shares of as of 12/31/2012.

Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd. was incorporated and registered as a public Company in South Africa on August 25, 1950. Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd. has a market cap of $2.79 billion; its shares were traded at around $6.41 with a P/E ratio of 10.5 and P/S ratio of 1.4. The dividend yield of Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd. stocks is 1.7%. Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd. had an annual average earnings growth of 7.2% over the past five years.

Harmony Gold recently reported its second quarter fiscal 2013 financial results. The company announced that its operating profit increased by 16% to $188 million during the three months ended Dec. 31, 2012.

John Hussman owns 1,000,000 shares as of 12/31/2012, an increase of 100% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.24% of the $3.8 billion portfolio of Hussman Economtrics Advisors. Mario Gabelli owns 32,930 shares as of 12/31/2012, which accounts for 0.0022% of the $13.61 billion portfolio of GAMCO Investors. Jean-Marie Eveillard owns 22,223,165 shares as of 12/31/2012, which accounts for 0.71% of the $28.07 billion portfolio of First Eagle Investment Management LLC.

Anglogold Ashanti Limited ( AU ): Down 26% Since John Hussman Bought in the Quarter Ended on 2012-12-31

John Hussman added to his holdings in Gold Mining company Anglogold Ashanti Limited by 380% during the quarter ended 12/31/2012. His purchase prices were between $29.9 and $34.95, with an estimated average price of $32. Since then the prices of Anglogold Ashanti Limited shares have declined by 26% from the estimated average. John Hussman owned 1,200,000 shares of as of 12/31/2012.

AngloGold Ashanti Limited was incorporated in the Republic of South Africa in 1944 under the name of Vaal Reefs Exploration and Mining Company Limited. Anglogold Ashanti Limited has a market cap of $9.04 billion; its shares were traded at around $23.55 with a P/E ratio of 8.7 and P/S ratio of 1.5. The dividend yield of Anglogold Ashanti Limited stocks is 1.3%.

John Burbank bought 1,404,156 shares in the quarter that ended on 12/31/2012, which is 1.7% of the $2.59 billion portfolio of Passport Capital. John Hussman owns 1,200,000 shares as of 12/31/2012, an increase of 380% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.99% of the $3.8 billion portfolio of Hussman Economtrics Advisors. Jean-Marie Eveillard owns 5,204,615 shares as of 12/31/2012, an increase of 13.21% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.58% of the $28.07 billion portfolio of First Eagle Investment Management, LLC.

10% Security Holder, Director Michael Gerard Basha, bought 1,000 shares of AU stock on 01/25/2013 at the average price of 0.15. Michael Gerard Basha, owns at least 742,571 shares after this.

Fresh Market Inc. ( TFM ): Down 23% Since Manning & Napier Advisors Inc Bought in the Quarter Ended on 2012-12-31

Manning & Napier Advisors Inc. added to his holdings in Broadline Retailers company Fresh Market Inc. by 52.52% during the quarter ended 12/31/2012. The purchase prices were between $47.55 and $62.38, with an estimated average price of $55.6. Since then the prices of Fresh Market, Inc. shares have declined by 23% from the estimated average. Manning & Napier Advisors Inc. owned 55,000 shares of as of 12/31/2012.

The Fresh Market was founded by Ray and Beverly Berry and opened its first store in Greensboro, N.C., in 1982. Fresh Market Inc. has a market cap of $2.06 billion; its shares were traded at around $42.77 with a P/E ratio of 32.2 and P/S ratio of 1.6.

In the fourth quarter of fiscal 2012, net sales increased 15.3% to $369.9 million and comparable store sales increased 1.9%, compared to the corresponding thirteen week period ended Jan. 29, 2012. Net income in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2012 was $20.6 million, compared to $18.3 million in the corresponding thirteen week period in fiscal 2011.

Senior Vice President and General Counsel Scott F. Duggan sold 9,086 shares of TFM stock on 10/12/2012 at the average price of $55.96. Scott F. Duggan owns at least 1,833 shares after this. The price of the stock has decreased by 23.57% since.

Artist & Entertainment Group Limited ( AEM ): Down 24% Since John Hussman Bought on the Quarter Ended on 2012-12-31

John Hussman added to his holdings in Gold Mining company Agnico-Eagle Mines by 280% during the quarter ended 12/31/2012. His purchase prices were between $50.42 and $57.33, with an estimated average price of $53.63. Since then the prices of Artist & Entertainment Group Limited shares have declined by 24% from the estimated average. John Hussman owned 950,000 shares of as of 12/31/2012.

Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd. was incorporated under the laws of the Province of Ontario, Canada on June 1, 1972. Agnico-Eagle Mines has a market cap of $7.08 billion; its shares were traded at around $41.04 with a P/E ratio of 22.7 and P/S ratio of 3.7. The dividend yield of Agnico-Eagle Mines stocks is 2%. Agnico-Eagle Mines had an annual average earnings growth of 29.8% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Agnico-Eagle Mines the business predictability rank of 4-star.

Ray Dalio bought 30,441 shares in the quarter that ended on 12/31/2012, which is 0.016% of the $9.82 billion portfolio of Bridgewater Associates. John Hussman owns 950,000 shares as of 12/31/2012, an increase of 280% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 1.3% of the $3.8 billion portfolio of Hussman Economtrics Advisors.

Senior Officer Brian James Christie, bought 1,100 shares of AEM stock on 03/22/2013 at the average price of $41.93. Brian James Christie, owns at least 1,100 shares after this. The price of the stock has decreased by 2.12% since.About GuruFocus: GuruFocus.com tracks the stocks picks and portfolio holdings of the world's best investors. This value investing site offers stock screeners and valuation tools. And publishes daily articles tracking the latest moves of the world's best investors. GuruFocus also provides promising stock ideas in 3 monthly newsletters sent to Premium Members .



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