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Guru Stocks at 52-Week Lows: PTR, EC, RIO, CEO, VALE

June 03, 2013 | About:
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According to GuruFocus list of 52-week lows, these Guru stocks have reached their 52-week lows.

PetroChina Co. Ltd. (PTR) Reached the 52-Week Low of $115.68

The prices of PetroChina Co. Ltd. (PTR) shares have declined to close to the 52-week low of $115.68, which is 21.1% off the 52-week high of $146.68. PetroChina Co. Ltd. is owned by five Gurus we are tracking. Among them, three have added to their positions during the past quarter. Three reduced their positions.

PetroChina Company Ltd. was incorporated under the laws of the People's Republic of China. Petrochina Co. Ltd. has a market cap of $218.09 billion; its shares were traded at around $115.68 with a P/E ratio of 11.44 and P/S ratio of 0.66. The dividend yield of PetroChina Co. Ltd. stocks is 3.49%. PetroChina Co. Ltd. had an annual average earnings growth of 7% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated PetroChina Co. Ltd. the business predictability rank of 3.5-star.

Ray Dalio bought 7,222 shares in the quarter that ended on 03/31/2013, which is 0.0087% of the $10.99 billion portfolio of Bridgewater Associates.

Ecopetrol S.A. (EC) Reached the 52-Week Low of $43.35

The prices of Ecopetrol S.A. (EC) shares have declined to close to the 52-week low of $43.35, which is 34.0% off the 52-week high of $64.06. Ecopetrol S.A. is owned by three Gurus we are tracking. Ecopetrol S.A. was organized on Aug. 25, 1951, under the laws of Colombia. Ecopetrol S.A. has a market cap of $92.04 billion; its shares were traded at around $43.35 with a P/E ratio of 12.14 and P/S ratio of 2.50. The dividend yield of Ecopetrol S.A. stocks is 6.48%. Ecopetrol S.A. had an annual average earnings growth of 26% over the past five years.

EC recently reported its full year 2012 financial results. Ecopetrol S.A.’s net income for 2012 was COP$14,972.9 billion, equivalent to COP$364.16 per share. This is the second highest annual net income in the company's history.

Ken Fisher owns 2,080,965 shares as of 03/31/2013, a decrease of 34.03% of from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.3% of the $37.63 billion portfolio of Fisher Asset Management LLC.

Rio Tinto PLC (RIO) Reached the 52-Week Low of $42.72

The prices of Rio Tinto PLC (RIO) shares have declined to close to the 52-week low of $42.72, which is 31.2% off the 52-week high of $60.45. Rio Tinto PLC is owned by eight Gurus we are tracking. Among them, six have added to their positions during the past quarter. Three reduced their positions.

Rio Tinto PLC, together with its subsidiaries, is engaged in minerals exploration, development, production and processing. Rio Tinto PLC has a market cap of $82.89 billion; its shares were traded at around $42.72 with a P/E ratio of 19.90 and P/S ratio of 1.57. The dividend yield of Rio Tinto PLC stocks is 3.84%. Rio Tinto PLC had an annual average earnings growth of 7.3% over the past 10 years.

Ray Dalio bought 39,000 shares in the quarter that ended on 03/31/2013, which is 0.017% of the $10.99 billion portfolio of Bridgewater Associates. Ken Fisher owns 10,072,840 shares as of 03/31/2013, an increase of 29.66% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 1.3% of the $37.63 billion portfolio of Fisher Asset Management, LLC. Richard Snow owns 698,045 shares as of 03/31/2013, an increase of 27.74% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 1.6% of the $2.07 billion portfolio of Snow Capital Management LP.

Senior Officer Paul Tweddle, bought 2,500 shares of RIO stock on 02/20/2013 at the average price of $4.75.

CNOOC Ltd. (CEO) Reached the 52-Week Low of $173.84

The prices of CNOOC Ltd. (CEO) shares have declined to close to the 52-week low of $173.84, which is 24.6% off the 52-week high of $226.77. CNOOC Ltd. is owned by six Gurus we are tracking. Among them, four have added to their positions during the past quarter. Two reduced their positions.

CNOOC Limited was incorporated on Aug. 20, 1999, in Hong Kong. Cnooc Ltd. has a market cap of $78.89 billion; its shares were traded at around $173.84 with a P/E ratio of 7.51 and P/S ratio of 1.96. The dividend yield of Cnooc Ltd. stocks is 3.14%. Cnooc Ltd. had an annual average earnings growth of 18.7% over the past 10 years.

Joel Greenblatt owns 16,796 shares as of 03/31/2013, which accounts for 0.16% of the $1.97 billion portfolio of Gotham Capital. Ken Fisher owns 1,930,621 shares as of 03/31/2013, which accounts for 0.98% of the $37.63 billion portfolio of Fisher Asset Management LLC.

Vale SA (VALE) Reached the 52-Week Low of $14.40

The prices of Vale SA (VALE) shares have declined to close to the 52-week low of $14.40, which is 35.1% off the 52-week high of $21.88. Vale SA is owned by 11 Gurus we are tracking. Among them, five have added to their positions during the past quarter. Seven reduced their positions.

Vale S.A. was Limited Liability Company incorporated in Brazil. Vale Sa has a market cap of $77.82 billion; its shares were traded at around $14.40 with a P/E ratio of 15.22 and P/S ratio of 1.80. The dividend yield of Vale Sa stocks is 2.68%. Vale Sa had an annual average earnings growth of 31.2% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Vale Sa the business predictability rank of 2-star.

Operating income, at US$ 4.2 billion, was 41.4% higher than in fourth quarter 2012, while operating margin surged to 38.0%, 1,400 basis points higher than the previous quarter. Underlying earnings were US$ 3.2 billion, US$ 1.2 billion above last quarter.

Ray Dalio bought 106,900 shares in the quarter that ended on 03/31/2013, which is 0.017% of the $10.99 billion portfolio of Bridgewater Associates. David Dreman owns 298,994 shares as of 03/31/2013, an increase of 17.17% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.14% of the $3.79 billion portfolio of Dreman Value Management. John Burbank sold out his holdings in the quarter that ended on 03/31/2013.


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