We are adding the following recommendations to our DECEMBER 2007 list.
We are recommending credit spreads on the following issues
WB - Wachovia Corporation is a leading provider of financial services to retail and corporate customers throughout the East Coast and the nation. The company operates full-service banking offices in East Coast states and Washington, D.C., and offers full-service brokerage with offices in 47 states and global services through more than 30 international offices.
JCP - J.C. Penney Company, Inc. is a major retailer operating in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Mexico and Chile. The company also has majority interest in a Brazilian department store chain. The major portion of the company's business consists of providing merchandise and services to consumers through department stores that include catalog departments.
SLM - SLM Corporation is the one of nation's largest private sources of funding and servicing support for higher education loans for students and their parents. The company provides a wide range of financial services, processing capabilities and information technology to meet the needs of educational institutions, lenders, students and guarantee agencies
We are recommending the following specific credit spreads
call credit spreads ( bearish call spreads )
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