Ken Heebner Is Buying These 10 Stocks Right Now

Investment manager Ken Heebner is known, in part, for his volatile returns over the past decade.  When he has beaten the market, he has done so in spectacular fashion.

Following are the 10 largest holdings in his funds:

1) Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F): The stock has traded in a 52-week range of $9.75 to $18.97 and most recently traded at $15.51, up $0.06 on the day.  Its market capitalization is $58 billion, its trailing price-to-earnings ratio is 9.3, and it earned $1.66 per share last year.

About the company: Ford Motor Company designs, manufactures, and services cars and trucks.  The Company also provides vehicle-related financing, leasing, and insurance through its subsidiary.

Other companies that operate in this industry include: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE:TM), Daimler AG (DDAIF), HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD. (NYSE:HMC), Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. (NSANY), Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA), Volkswagen AG (VLKAY), Navistar International Corp. (NYSE:NAV), and PSA Peugeot Citroen (PEUGY).

2) Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE:FCX): The stock has traded in a 52-week range of $28.36 to $61.35 and most recently traded at $54.26, down $0.08 on the day.  Its market capitalization is $51 billion, its trailing price-to-earnings ratio is 11.87, it earned $4.57 per share last year, and paid dividends of $1 per share.

About the company:  Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold, Inc., through its subsidiary, is a copper, gold and molybdenum minimum company.  The Company primarily mines for copper and owns mining interests in Chile and Indonesia.  Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold also, through a subsidiary, is involved in smelting and refining of copper concentrates.

Other companies that operate in this industry include: Southern Copper Corp. (NYSE:SCCO), Taseko Mines Limited (TB), HudBay Minerals, Inc. (NYSE:HBM), Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO), Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM), Western Copper Corp. (WRN), Augusta Resource Corp. (AMEX:AZC), Sterlite Industries Inc. (NYSE:SLT), Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA), and General Moly, Inc. (AMEX:GMO).

3) Teck Resources Ltd. (NYSE:TCK): The stock has traded in a 52-week range of $28.37 to $65.37 and most recently traded at $54.26, down $0.24 on the day.  Its market capitalization is $32 billion, its trailing price-to-earnings ratio is 21.31, it earned $2.55 per share last year, and it paid a dividend of $0.63 per share.

About the company:  Teck Resources Ltd. is an integrated natural resource group with activities in mining, smelting, and refining.  The Company mines zinc, copper, molybdenum, gold and metallurgical coal in the United States, Canada, Peru, and Chile.  Teck also produces refined metals, specialized metal products, and other products.

Other companies that operate in this industry include: Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. (NYSE:IVN), HudBay Minerals, Inc. (NYSE:HBM), BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL), BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP), Western Copper Corp (WRN), Taseko Mines Limited (AMEX:TGB), Potash Corp./Saskatchewan (NYSE:POT), Augusta Resource Corp. (AMEX:AZC), and NovaGold Resources Inc. (AMEX:NG).

4) Walter Industries Inc (NYSE:WLT):  The shares have traded in a 52-week range of $52.62 to $143.76 per share, and most recently traded at $136.61 per share, down $1.78 on the day.  Its market capitalization is $7.2 billion, its trailing price-to-earnings ratio is 19, it earned $7.18 per share last year, and it paid a dividend of $0.50 per share.

About the company:  Walter Energy, Inc. mines coal.  The Company produces metallurgical and steam and industrial coal; manufactures blast furnace, foundry, industrial and buckwheat coke; and produces light oil, coal tar, and ammonium sulfate. Walter Energy also degasifies coalbeds and sells the gas to a utility.

Other companies that operate in this industry include: Peabody Energy Corp. (NYSE:BTU), Natural Resource Partners (NYSE:NRP), International Coal Group, Inc. (NYSE:ICO), Oxford Resource Partners (NYSE:OXF), James River Coal Company (NASDAQ:JRCC), Alliance Holdings GP (NASDAQ:AHGP), Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI), CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE:CNX), Alpha Natural Resources (NYSE:ANR), and Patriot Coal Corporation (NYSE:PCX).

5) BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA): Its stock has traded in a 52-week range of $33.93 to $82.28, and it most recently traded at $75.06, down $1.66 on the day.  Its market capitalization is $8.2 billion, its trailing price-to-earnings ratio is 21.66, and it earned $3.44 per share last year.

About the company:  BorgWarner, Inc. supplies engineered systems and components, primarily for automotive powertrain applications.  The Company’s products are manufactured and sold worldwide, primarily to original equipment manufacturers of passenger cars, sport utility vehicles, and light trucks.  BorgWarner operates manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, and Asia.

Other companies that operate in this industry include: Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE:DAN), Meritor Inc. (MTOR), Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI), Standard Motor Products (NYSE:SMP), Westport Innovations (NASDAQ:WPRT), Lear Corporation (LEAR), Williams Controls, Inc. (NASDAQ:WMCO), and Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN).

6) Tata Motors Ltd (NYSE:TTM):  The stock has traded in a 52-week range of $15.25 to $37.65 and most recently traded at $26.02, down $1.24 on the day.  Its market capitalization is $14.85 billion, its trailing price-to-earnings ratio is 25.74, it earned $1.01 per share last year, and it paid a dividend of $0.30.

About the company:  Tata Motors Limited manufactures cars and commercial automotive vehicles in India.  The Company designs, manufactures and sells heavy commercial, medium commercial and small commercial vehicles including trucks, tankers, vans, buses, ambulances and minibuses.  Tata also manufactures small cars and sport utility vehicles.

Other companies that operate in this industry include: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), and Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE:TM).

7) Priceline.com Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN): The shares have traded in a 52-week range of $173.32 to $561.88, and have most recently traded at $549.42 per share, down $6.23 on the day.  Its market capitalization is $27 billion, its trailing price-to-earnings ratio is 53.08, and it earned $10.35 per share last year.

About the company:  Priceline.com Incorporated enables consumer to use the Internet to save money on a variety of products and services.  The Company’s product allows customers to name their own price on products or services ad communicates that demand directly to participating sellers or to their private databases.  Participants include domestic and international airlines, and hotel chains.

Other companies that operate in this industry include: Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:OWW), Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPE), Travelzoo Inc. (NASDAQ:TZOO), Universal Travel Group (NYSE:UTA), Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (NASDAQ:CTRP), Viad Corp. (NYSE:VVI), and Interval Leisure Group (NASDAQ:IILG).

8) Magna International Inc. (NYSE:MGA):  The stock has traded in a 52-week range of $30.84 to $62.20 and most recently traded at $50.63, down $1.19 on the day.  Its market capitalization is $12.2 billion, its trailing price-to-earnings ratio is 12.09, it earned $4.18 per share last year, and it paid a dividend of $1.03 per share.

About the company:  Magna International, Inc. designs, develops, and manufactures automotive systems, assemblies and components, and engineers and assembles complete vehicles.  The Company sells its products primarily to original equipment manufacturers.

Other companies that operate in this industry include: Magna International, Inc. (NYSE:MG), American Axle & Manufacturing (NYSE:AXL), TRW Automotive Holdings (NYSE:TRW), Tower International (NYSE:TOWR), Strattec Security Corp. (NASDAQ:STRT), Meritor Inc. (MTOR), Commercial Vehicle Group (NASDAQ:CVGI), Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), Drew Industries, Inc. (NYSE:DW), and Stoneridge, Inc. (NYSE:SRI).

9) Halliburton Co. (NYSE:HAL):  Its 52-week range is $21.10 to $51.45, and the share most recently traded at $48.14, down $0.77 on the day.  Its market capitalization is $44 billion, its trailing price-to-earnings ratio is 20.5, it earned $2.35 per share last year, and it paid a dividend of $0.36.

About the company:  Halliburton Company provides energy services and engineering and construction services, as well as manufactures products for the energy industry  The Company offers services and products and integrated solutions to customers in the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas.

Other companies that operate in this industry include: Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB), Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE:BHI), Weatherford International Ltd. (NYSE:WFT), Cameron International Corp. (NYSE:CAM), Complete Production (NYSE:CPX), TETRA Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:TTI), Allis-Chalmers Energy (NYSE:ALY), Key Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:KEG), Willbros Group Inc. (NYSE:WG), and RPC, Inc. (NYSE:RES).

10) Sandisk Corp. (NASDAQ:SNDK):  Its shares have traded in a 52-week range of $33.03 to $53.61, and most recently traded at $48.29 per share, down $0.40 on the day.  Its market capitalization is $11.4 billion, its trailing price-to-earnings ratio is 8.8, and it earned $5.44 per share.

About the company:  SanDisk Corporation supplies flash data storage products.  The Company designs, manufactures, and markets industry-standard, solid-state data, digital imaging, and audio storage products using its patented, high-density flash memory and controller technology.

Other companies that operate in this industry include: Western Digital Corp. (NYSE:WDC), STEC, Inc. (NASDAQ:STEC), OCZ Technology Group Inc. (NASDAQ:OCZ), Micron Technology Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU), EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC), Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ:STX), Imation Corp. (NYSE:IMN), Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM), Hutchinson Technology (NASDAQ:HTCH), and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL).

Note: Financial data is taken from Yahoo! Finance.  Selected other data is taken from Google Finance and publicly available SEC filings.  All data are assumed to be accurate.

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