A Closer Look At The Latest Stock Positions of Eton Capital Hedge Fund

Following is a review of Eton Park Capital’s stock holdings at year-end 2010:

  • Emergency Medical Services Corp. (NYSE:EMS): Eton Capital held 500,000 shares worth $32,305,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $64.61 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $63.62, their 52-week high is $70.94, and their 52-week low is $42.27. The company’s earnings per share are $2.95, its price-to-earnings ratio is 21.59, and its market capitalization is $2,811,870,351.00. Emergency Medical Services Corporation operates ambulances and offers outsourced emergency department staffing. The Company contracts with communities, government agencies, healthcare facilities, and insurers.
  • Energy XXI (Bermuda) Ltd (NASDAQ:EXXI): Eton Capital held 400,000 shares worth $11,068,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $27.67 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $33.79, their 52-week high is $37.04, and their 52-week low is $12.68. The company’s earnings per share are $0.17, its price-to-earnings ratio is 201.62, and its market capitalization is $5,017,230,569.00. Energy XXI (Bermuda) Ltd. explores for and produces oil and natural gas. The Company operates along the United States’ Gulf Coast and in the Gulf of Mexico.
  • Exco Resources (NYSE:EXCO): Eton Capital held 2,302,000 shares worth $44,705,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $19.42 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $20.65, their 52-week high is $21.04, and their 52-week low is $13.25. The company’s earnings per share are $3.11, its price-to-earnings ratio is 6.63, and its market capitalization is $4,410,336,059.00. EXCO Resources, Inc. explores for oil and natural gas. The Company operates in onshore locations in the United States.
  • Garmin Ltd (NASDAQ:GRMN): Eton Capital held 2,500,000 shares worth $77,475,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $30.99 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $33.81, their 52-week high is $39.05, and their 52-week low is $26.11. The company’s earnings per share are $2.93, its price-to-earnings ratio is 11.55, and its market capitalization is $7,035,097,180.00. Garmin Ltd. provides navigation, communications, and information devices, most of which are enabled by Global Positioning System (NYSE:GPS) technology. The Company designs, develops, manufactures, and markets hand-held, portable, and fixed mount GPS-enabled products and other navigation, communications, and information products under the GARMIN brand name.
  • Gold Fields Ltd (NYSE:GFI): Eton Capital held 2,061,000 shares worth $37,366,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $18.13 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $18.01, their 52-week high is $18.70, and their 52-week low is $12.16. The company’s earnings per share are $0.25, its price-to-earnings ratio is 72.08, and its market capitalization is $12,981,552,334.00. Gold Fields Limited produces precious metals. The Company has mines in South Africa, Ghana, and Australia, as well as a partnership in Finland. Gold Fields has a precious metals programs in Africa, Australasia, Europe, North America, and South America.
  • Goldcorp Inc (NYSE:GG): Eton Capital held 469,000 shares worth $21,565,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $45.98 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $53.02, their 52-week high is $54.72, and their 52-week low is $38.07. The company’s earnings per share are $1.88, its price-to-earnings ratio is 28.19, and its market capitalization is $42,332,573,395.00. Goldcorp, Inc. is a North American gold producer. The Company has gold mining operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, and Australia. Goldcorp owns the Red Lake mine in Ontario. Gold Glitters At Record Highs As Bull Sentiment Lacks Luster>>
  • Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico (ADR) (NYSE:PAC): Eton Capital held 1,768,000 shares worth $71,798,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $40.61 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $39.66, their 52-week high is $43.55, and their 52-week low is $27.55. The company’s earnings per share are $2.30, its price-to-earnings ratio is 17.27, and its market capitalization is $1,891,187,093.00. Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico SAB de CV operates and maintains airports in the Pacific and central regions of Mexico.
  • Grupo Televisa (S.A.) (ADR) (NYSE:TV): Eton Capital held 2,550,000 shares worth $66,122,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $25.93 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $22.84, their 52-week high is $26.67, and their 52-week low is $17.05. The company’s earnings per share are $0.95, its price-to-earnings ratio is 24.06, and its market capitalization is $12,805,586,630.00. Grupo Televisa S.A. is the largest media company in the Spanish-speaking world, and a major player in the international entertainment business. It has interests in television production and broadcasting, programming, direct-to-home satellite services, publishing and publishing distribution, cable television, radio production, show business, feature film and internet portal.
  • Hansen Natural Corp (NASDAQ:HANS): Eton Capital held 934,500 shares worth $48,856,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $52.28 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $61.86, their 52-week high is $63.50, and their 52-week low is $24.01. The company’s earnings per share are $2.28, its price-to-earnings ratio is 27.14, and its market capitalization is $5,505,865,438.00. Hansen Natural Corporation markets and distributes fruit juices, fruit juice Smoothies, juice cocktails, iced teas, lemonades, energy drinks, and still water. The Company distributes its beverages under the Hansen’s Natural brand name in the United States and overseas.
  • Hospira Inc (NYSE:HSP): Eton Capital held 1,500,000 shares worth $83,535,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $55.69 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $56.17, their 52-week high is $60.49, and their 52-week low is $48.69. The company’s earnings per share are $2.11, its price-to-earnings ratio is 26.66, and its market capitalization is $9,394,752,363.00. Hospira, Inc. is a global specialty pharmaceutical and medication delivery company. The Company’s product portfolio includes generic acute-care and oncology injectables, as well as integrated infusion therapy and medication management systems.
  • IAMGOLD Corp (NYSE:IAG): Eton Capital held 268,000 shares worth $4,770,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $17.80 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $21.97, their 52-week high is $23.38, and their 52-week low is $14.54. The company’s earnings per share are $0.75, its price-to-earnings ratio is 29.32, and its market capitalization is $8,230,926,226.00. IAMGOLD Corporation is a mid-tier gold mining company. The Company is focused in West Africa, the Guiana Shield of South America and in Quebec where it has a pipeline of development and exploration projects. Gold Glitters At Record Highs As Bull Sentiment Lacks Luster>>
  • Invesco Ltd (NYSE:IVZ): Eton Capital held 2,500,000 shares worth $60,150,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $24.06 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $24.85, their 52-week high is $29.94, and their 52-week low is $16.37. The company’s earnings per share are $1.00, its price-to-earnings ratio is 24.92, and its market capitalization is $11,440,505,301.00. Invesco Limited is an independent investment management group. The Company specializes in investment management services, covering equities, fixed income and alternatives like real estate, private equity and absolute return strategies.
  • iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index (AMEX:ETF) (NYSE:EEM): Eton Capital held 380,000 shares worth $18,096,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $47.62 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $48.62, their 52-week high is $50.30, and their 52-week low is $35.21. The company’s earnings per share are $4.71, its price-to-earnings ratio is 10.31, and its market capitalization is $40,016,690,121.00. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index is an exchange-traded fund incorporated in the USA. The Fund seeks results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the MSCI TR Emerging Markets Index. The Fund will concentrate its investments in a particular industry or geographic region to approximately the same extent the Index is so concentrated.
  • Jacobs Engineering Group Inc (NYSE:JEC): Eton Capital held 45,000 shares worth $2,063,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $45.84 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $48.56, their 52-week high is $55.73, and their 52-week low is $34.39. The company’s earnings per share are $1.90, its price-to-earnings ratio is 25.59, and its market capitalization is $6,137,187,790.00. Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. provides a broad range of technical, professional, and construction services to a large number of industrial, commercial, and governmental clients around the world. The Company’s servies include project servicees, process, scientific, and systems consulting, construction services, and operations and maintenance services.
  • JPMorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM): Eton Capital held 8,412,000 shares worth $356,837,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $42.42 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $46.70, their 52-week high is $48.36, and their 52-week low is $35.16. The company’s earnings per share are $3.97, its price-to-earnings ratio is 11.77, and its market capitalization is $186,258,049,543.00. JPMorgan Chase & Co. provides global financial services and retail banking. The Company provides services such as investment banking, treasury and securities services, asset management, private banking, card member services, commercial banking, and home finance. JP Morgan Chase serves business enterprises, institutions, and individuals. Here’s Why JPMorgan Shares are Flat After Earnings>>
  • Kinross Gold Corp (NYSE:KGC): Eton Capital held 500,000 shares worth $9,480,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $18.96 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $15.76, their 52-week high is $19.90, and their 52-week low is $14.27. The company’s earnings per share are $0.93, its price-to-earnings ratio is 16.92, and its market capitalization is $17,888,876,820.00. Kinross Gold Corporation is involved in the exploration, development, and production of gold in countries located around the world. The Company currently has operations in the United States, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador and Russia. Gold Glitters At Record Highs As Bull Sentiment Lacks Luster>>
  • KT Corp (NYSE:KT): Eton Capital held 630,330 shares worth $13,111,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $20.80 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $19.50, their 52-week high is $22.81, and their 52-week low is $17.48. The company’s earnings per share are $1.56, its price-to-earnings ratio is 12.51, and its market capitalization is $10,183,360,200.00. KT Corporation provides telecommunication services including local, long distance, and international calling, satellite communication, data transmission, and wireless telephone services in South Korea. The Company also offers network portal and high-speed Internet access services using asymmetric digital subscriber lines (ADSLs).
  • Longtop Financial Technologies (NYSE:LFT): Eton Capital held 2,000,000 shares worth $72,360,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $36.18 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $29.06, their 52-week high is $42.86, and their 52-week low is $28.00. The company’s earnings per share are ($0.38), its price-to-earnings ratio is is impossible to calculate because its earnings are negative, and its market capitalization is $1,658,542,512.00. Longtop Financial Technologies Limited develops a wide range of software applications. The Company offers software solutions in the following categories: channel-related solutions, business-related solutions, management-related solutions and other solutions, covering major categories of information technology requirements for financial institutions in China.
  • Mechel OAO (NYSE:MTL): Eton Capital held 550,000 shares worth $5,258,000 on December 31st, 2010. The shares traded at $9.56 on December 21st, 2010, their recent price is $28.46, their 52-week high is $34.74, and their 52-week low is $17.17. The company’s earnings per share are $1.76, its price-to-earnings ratio is 16.17, and its market capitalization is $11,847,066,587.00. Mechel is a Russian metals and mining company, uniting producers of steel, rolled products, hardware, coal, iron ore concentrate, and nickel. The Company’s products are marketed domestically and internationally.

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