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Ron Baron Buys Li & Fung Ltd, Brookdale Senior Living Inc. , Embraer-Empresa Brasileira De, Sells Johnson Controls Inc., Charles River Laboratories Int, Hewitt Associates Inc.

Ron Baron buys LI & FUNG LTD, Brookdale Senior Living Inc., Embraer-Empresa Brasileira De, EVERCORE PARTNERS CM, PSS World Medical Inc., Pinnacle Entertainment Inc., NEW ORIENTAL EDUCATI, sells Johnson Controls Inc., Charles River Laboratories Int, Hewitt Associates Inc., Kronos Inc., Florida Rock Industries Inc., Valero Energy Corp., Commerce Bancorp Inc. (NJ), International Coal Group, Inc., LIN TV Corp., Petrohawk Energy Corp., Six Flags Inc. during the 3-months ended 09/30/2006, according to the most recent filings of mutual funds. These are the details of the buys and sells.

Added: Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Gambling company Las Vegas Sands Corp. by 36%. His purchase prices were between $60.33 and $73.81, with an estimated average price of $66.5. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 1.47%. His holdings was 1,700,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Las Vegas Sands Corp. closed today at $95.15.

Added: Copart Inc. (CPRT)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Business Support Services company Copart Inc. by 105.66%. His purchase prices were between $24.67 and $28.72, with an estimated average price of $27.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.78%. His holdings was 2,725,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Copart Inc. closed today at $30.02.

Added: Urban Outfitters Inc. (URBN)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Apparel Retailers company Urban Outfitters Inc. by 566.67%. His purchase prices were between $14.65 and $18.01, with an estimated average price of $15.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.71%. His holdings was 1,000,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Urban Outfitters Inc. closed today at $24.36.

Added: J. Crew Group, Inc. (JCG)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Apparel Retailers company J. Crew Group, Inc. by 108.33%. His purchase prices were between $25.25 and $30.8, with an estimated average price of $26.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.39%. His holdings was 1,250,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. J. Crew Group, Inc. closed today at $38.65.

Added: Fastenal Co. (FAST)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Specialty Retailers company Fastenal Co. by 38.89%. His purchase prices were between $33.05 and $39.74, with an estimated average price of $36.6. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.35%. His holdings was 1,000,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Fastenal Co. closed today at $35.6.

Added: Lamar Advertising Co. (LAMR)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Media Agencies company Lamar Advertising Co. by 33.33%. His purchase prices were between $47.21 and $54.19, with an estimated average price of $51.3. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.34%. His holdings was 800,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Lamar Advertising Co. closed today at $62.71.

Added: Chemed Corp. (CHE)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Specialized Consumer Services company Chemed Corp. by 45.95%. His purchase prices were between $36.14 and $53.48, with an estimated average price of $39.5. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.27%. His holdings was 1,350,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Chemed Corp. closed today at $37.16.

Added: Tiffany & Co. (TIF)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Specialty Retailers company Tiffany & Co. by 31.25%. His purchase prices were between $30.36 and $34.85, with an estimated average price of $31.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.27%. His holdings was 1,050,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Tiffany & Co. closed today at $39.16.

Added: NightHawk Radiology Holdings, Inc. - (NHWK)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Medical Equipment company NightHawk Radiology Holdings, Inc. - by 162.38%. His purchase prices were between $16.25 and $19.5, with an estimated average price of $17.6. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.26%. His holdings was 1,115,107 shares as of 09/30/2006. NightHawk Radiology Holdings, Inc. - closed today at $22.82.

Added: Scientific Games Corp. (SGMS)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Gambling company Scientific Games Corp. by 46.05%. His purchase prices were between $28.03 and $35.59, with an estimated average price of $31.1. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.26%. His holdings was 1,300,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Scientific Games Corp. closed today at $32.34.

Added: Forest City Enterprises Inc. CL A (FCE-A)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Real Estate Holding & Development company Forest City Enterprises Inc. CL A by 71.43%. His purchase prices were between $47.01 and $55.44, with an estimated average price of $51.1. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.22%. His holdings was 300,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Forest City Enterprises Inc. CL A closed today at $58.95.

Added: Helmerich & Payne Inc. (HP)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Oil Equipment & Services company Helmerich & Payne Inc. by 31.25%. His purchase prices were between $21.98 and $29.12, with an estimated average price of $25.1. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.2%. His holdings was 1,100,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Helmerich & Payne Inc. closed today at $27.25.

Added: Panera Bread Co. (PNRA)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Restaurants & bars company Panera Bread Co. by 33.33%. His purchase prices were between $47.95 and $64.15, with an estimated average price of $55.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.2%. His holdings was 700,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Panera Bread Co. closed today at $56.7.

Added: Under Armour, Inc. - Class A, par val (UARM)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Clothing & Accessories company Under Armour, Inc. - Class A, par val by 22.5%. His purchase prices were between $32.45 and $41.25, with an estimated average price of $37.5. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.18%. His holdings was 1,225,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Under Armour, Inc. - Class A, par val closed today at $50.43.

Added: VCA Antech Inc. (WOOF)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Specialized Consumer Services company VCA Antech Inc. by 124.78%. His purchase prices were between $31.51 and $36.02, with an estimated average price of $34.3. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.16%. His holdings was 400,700 shares as of 09/30/2006. VCA Antech Inc. closed today at $33.48.

Added: Eaton Vance Corp. (EV)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Investment Services company Eaton Vance Corp. by 57.95%. His purchase prices were between $24.05 and $28.97, with an estimated average price of $26.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.14%. His holdings was 650,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Eaton Vance Corp. closed today at $32.53.

Added: MDC Holdings Inc. (MDC)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Home Construction company MDC Holdings Inc. by 30.77%. His purchase prices were between $40.9 and $51.52, with an estimated average price of $44.8. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.14%. His holdings was 625,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. MDC Holdings Inc. closed today at $56.28.

Added: Florida East Coast Industries (FLA)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Railroads company Florida East Coast Industries by 191.67%. His purchase prices were between $45.78 and $57.91, with an estimated average price of $51.8. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.13%. His holdings was 175,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Florida East Coast Industries closed today at $61.

Added: Penn National Gaming Inc. (PENN)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Gambling company Penn National Gaming Inc. by 25.86%. His purchase prices were between $31.77 and $38.26, with an estimated average price of $34.5. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.09%. His holdings was 575,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Penn National Gaming Inc. closed today at $38.21.

Added: DELPHI CORPORATION (DPHIQ.PK)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Auto Parts company DELPHI CORPORATION by 25.85%. His purchase prices were between $1.11 and $1.87, with an estimated average price of $1.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.07%. His holdings was 10,000,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. DELPHI CORPORATION closed today at $3.27.

Added: Boyd Gaming Corp. (BYD)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Gambling company Boyd Gaming Corp. by 59.18%. His purchase prices were between $34.45 and $38.24, with an estimated average price of $36. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.06%. His holdings was 200,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Boyd Gaming Corp. closed today at $46.73.

Added: Meritage Homes Corp. (MTH)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Home Construction company Meritage Homes Corp. by 42.86%. His purchase prices were between $35.34 and $45.37, with an estimated average price of $40.6. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.06%. His holdings was 250,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Meritage Homes Corp. closed today at $49.4.

Added: Getty Images Inc. (GYI)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Business Support Services company Getty Images Inc. by 63.75%. His purchase prices were between $44.4 and $57.41, with an estimated average price of $48.7. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.04%. His holdings was 100,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Getty Images Inc. closed today at $43.88.

Added: American Railcar Industries, Inc. (ARII)

Ron Baron added to his holdings in Commercial Vehicles & Trucks company American Railcar Industries, Inc. by 20.69%. His purchase prices were between $27.1 and $32.01, with an estimated average price of $28.6. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.03%. His holdings was 350,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. American Railcar Industries, Inc. closed today at $32.99.

New Purchase: LI & FUNG LTD (LFUGF.PK)

Ron Baron initiated holdings in others company LI & FUNG LTD. His purchase prices were between $0 and $0, with an estimated average price of $3. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 1.19%. His holdings was 10,000,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. LI & FUNG LTD closed today at $3.07.

New Purchase: Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD)

Ron Baron initiated holdings in Health Care Providers company Brookdale Senior Living Inc.. His purchase prices were between $42.05 and $47.89, with an estimated average price of $45.7. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.9%. His holdings was 600,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Brookdale Senior Living Inc. closed today at $44.1.

New Purchase: Embraer-Empresa Brasileira De (ERJ)

Ron Baron initiated holdings in Aerospace company Embraer-Empresa Brasileira De. His purchase prices were between $33.45 and $41.44, with an estimated average price of $36.5. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.63%. His holdings was 500,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Embraer-Empresa Brasileira De closed today at $41.45.

New Purchase: EVERCORE PARTNERS CM (EVR)

Ron Baron initiated holdings in others company EVERCORE PARTNERS CM. His purchase prices were between $26.59 and $31.7, with an estimated average price of $29.6. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.3%. His holdings was 530,900 shares as of 09/30/2006. EVERCORE PARTNERS CM closed today at $35.59.

New Purchase: PSS World Medical Inc. (PSSI)

Ron Baron initiated holdings in Drug Retailers company PSS World Medical Inc.. His purchase prices were between $17.01 and $20.4, with an estimated average price of $19.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.22%. His holdings was 550,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. PSS World Medical Inc. closed today at $21.16.

New Purchase: Pinnacle Entertainment Inc. (PNK)

Ron Baron initiated holdings in Gambling company Pinnacle Entertainment Inc.. His purchase prices were between $23.95 and $29.32, with an estimated average price of $26.8. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.18%. His holdings was 325,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Pinnacle Entertainment Inc. closed today at $34.47.

New Purchase: NEW ORIENTAL EDUCATI (EDU)

Ron Baron initiated holdings in others company NEW ORIENTAL EDUCATI. His purchase prices were between $24.19 and $26.4, with an estimated average price of $25.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.01%. His holdings was 25,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. NEW ORIENTAL EDUCATI closed today at $35.5.

Reduced: XTO Energy Inc. (XTO)

Ron Baron reduced to his holdings in Exploration & Production company XTO Energy Inc. by 25.61%. His sale prices were between $39.33 and $47.79, with an estimated average price of $43.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 2.55%. His still held 2,350,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. XTO Energy Inc. closed today at $49.83.

Reduced: First Marblehead Corp. (FMD)

Ron Baron reduced to his holdings in Consumer Finance company First Marblehead Corp. by 58.11%. His sale prices were between $30.33 and $45.96, with an estimated average price of $35.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 1.24%. His still held 2,137,500 shares as of 09/30/2006. First Marblehead Corp. closed today at $52.77.

Reduced: Legg Mason Inc. (LM)

Ron Baron reduced to his holdings in Investment Services company Legg Mason Inc. by 25%. His sale prices were between $82.99 and $101.76, with an estimated average price of $92.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 1.15%. His still held 300,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Legg Mason Inc. closed today at $96.63.

Reduced: Axis Capital Holdings Ltd. (AXS)

Ron Baron reduced to his holdings in Property & Casualty Insurance company Axis Capital Holdings Ltd. by 33.33%. His sale prices were between $28.19 and $34.61, with an estimated average price of $31. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.76%. His still held 900,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Axis Capital Holdings Ltd. closed today at $33.79.

Reduced: St. Joe Co. (JOE)

Ron Baron reduced to his holdings in Real Estate Holding & Development company St. Joe Co. by 48.57%. His sale prices were between $44.58 and $55.6, with an estimated average price of $49.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.54%. His still held 450,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. St. Joe Co. closed today at $54.75.

Reduced: Advanced Medical Optics Inc. (EYE)

Ron Baron reduced to his holdings in Medical Equipment company Advanced Medical Optics Inc. by 32.14%. His sale prices were between $40.25 and $50.25, with an estimated average price of $48. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.46%. His still held 475,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Advanced Medical Optics Inc. closed today at $36.05.

Reduced: NVR Inc. (NVR)

Ron Baron reduced to his holdings in Home Construction company NVR Inc. by 25%. His sale prices were between $426.1 and $586, with an estimated average price of $502.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.42%. His still held 30,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. NVR Inc. closed today at $655.

Reduced: Watsco Inc. (WSO)

Ron Baron reduced to his holdings in Business Support Services company Watsco Inc. by 36.51%. His sale prices were between $42.19 and $56.06, with an estimated average price of $45.5. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.4%. His still held 600,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Watsco Inc. closed today at $51.63.

Reduced: Harte-Hanks Inc. (HHS)

Ron Baron reduced to his holdings in Media Agencies company Harte-Hanks Inc. by 43.75%. His sale prices were between $23.89 and $26.76, with an estimated average price of $25.7. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.17%. His still held 450,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Harte-Hanks Inc. closed today at $26.22.

Reduced: Carbo Ceramics Inc. (CRR)

Ron Baron reduced to his holdings in Oil Equipment & Services company Carbo Ceramics Inc. by 66.67%. His sale prices were between $34.72 and $47.8, with an estimated average price of $40.1. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.15%. His still held 350,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Carbo Ceramics Inc. closed today at $37.38.

Reduced: Gevity HR Inc. (GVHR)

Ron Baron reduced to his holdings in Business Support Services company Gevity HR Inc. by 43.6%. His sale prices were between $21.64 and $25.58, with an estimated average price of $23.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.13%. His still held 423,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Gevity HR Inc. closed today at $21.91.

Reduced: Universal Technical Institute (UTI)

Ron Baron reduced to his holdings in Specialized Consumer Services company Universal Technical Institute by 56.52%. His sale prices were between $17.25 and $21.69, with an estimated average price of $19. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.12%. His still held 500,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. Universal Technical Institute closed today at $21.99.

Reduced: LECG Corp. (XPRT)

Ron Baron reduced to his holdings in Business Support Services company LECG Corp. by 50%. His sale prices were between $16.12 and $18.88, with an estimated average price of $17.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.07%. His still held 275,000 shares as of 09/30/2006. LECG Corp. closed today at $18.76.

Sold Out: Johnson Controls Inc. (JCI)

Ron Baron sold out his holdings in Auto Parts company Johnson Controls Inc.. His sale prices were between $68.4 and $84.16, with an estimated average price of $74.3. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.88%. Johnson Controls Inc. closed today at $83.75.

Sold Out: Charles River Laboratories Int (CRL)

Ron Baron sold out his holdings in Biotechnology company Charles River Laboratories Int. His sale prices were between $34.26 and $43.25, with an estimated average price of $38.8. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.84%. Charles River Laboratories Int closed today at $42.93.

Sold Out: Hewitt Associates Inc. (HEW)

Ron Baron sold out his holdings in Business Support Services company Hewitt Associates Inc.. His sale prices were between $20.61 and $24.14, with an estimated average price of $22.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.71%. Hewitt Associates Inc. closed today at $24.97.

Sold Out: Kronos Inc. (KRON)

Ron Baron sold out his holdings in Computer Hardware company Kronos Inc.. His sale prices were between $28.93 and $34.62, with an estimated average price of $31. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.66%. Kronos Inc. closed today at $34.7.

Sold Out: Florida Rock Industries Inc. (FRK)

Ron Baron sold out his holdings in Building Materials & Fixtures company Florida Rock Industries Inc.. His sale prices were between $36.2 and $47.82, with an estimated average price of $39.6. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.63%. Florida Rock Industries Inc. closed today at $42.98.

Sold Out: Valero Energy Corp. (VLO)

Ron Baron sold out his holdings in Exploration & Production company Valero Energy Corp.. His sale prices were between $48.12 and $66.94, with an estimated average price of $59.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.63%. Valero Energy Corp. closed today at $55.58.

Sold Out: Commerce Bancorp Inc. (NJ) (CBH)

Ron Baron sold out his holdings in Banks company Commerce Bancorp Inc. (NJ). His sale prices were between $31.99 and $36.61, with an estimated average price of $34. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.17%. Commerce Bancorp Inc. (NJ) closed today at $35.21.

Sold Out: International Coal Group, Inc. (ICO)

Ron Baron sold out his holdings in Coal company International Coal Group, Inc.. His sale prices were between $4.16 and $6.88, with an estimated average price of $5.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.14%. International Coal Group, Inc. closed today at $5.42.

Sold Out: LIN TV Corp. (TVL)

Ron Baron sold out his holdings in Broadcasting & Entertainment company LIN TV Corp.. His sale prices were between $6.26 and $7.77, with an estimated average price of $7. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.12%. LIN TV Corp. closed today at $8.9.

Sold Out: Petrohawk Energy Corp. (HAWK)

Ron Baron sold out his holdings in Exploration & Production company Petrohawk Energy Corp.. His sale prices were between $10.07 and $12.16, with an estimated average price of $11.1. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was 0.02%. Petrohawk Energy Corp. closed today at $12.65.

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