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George Soros Buys The Home Depot Inc., Union Pacific Corp., R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company, Sells Ticketmaster, Centennial Communications Corp., CSG Systems International Inc.

George Soros has been very active these days, writing articles about his views on policies. As usual, his portoflio turnover is high, and he got out of ETFs and bought many solid blue chips. These are his buys and sells in the fourth quarter.

George Soros buys Merrill Lynch & Co. Inc., Union Pacific Corp., R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company, Desarrolladora Homex S.A. de C.V., Hologic Inc., BRINKS HOME SECURITY HOLDINGS INC, H.J. Heinz Company, The Home Depot Inc., Lowe's Companies Inc., Google Inc., Aracruz Celulose S.A., Mechel OAO, ULTRASHORT FINANCIALS PROSHARES, Delta Air Lines Inc., Macy's Inc., Cirrus Logic Inc., Covidien Ltd., Symantec Corp., J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc., Amdocs Ltd., Texas Instruments Inc., Yahoo! Inc., Discovery Holding Company Series A, CBL & Associates Properties Inc., Discovery Communications Inc Series C, SOLERA HOLDINGS INC, EMC Corp., Kinross Gold Corp., streetTRACKS Gold, ULTRASHORT RUSSELL2000 PROSHARES, Genworth Financial Inc., Harmonic Inc., Mylan Laboratories Inc., sells Ticketmaster, Centennial Communications Corp., CSG Systems International Inc., Chesapeake Energy Corp., Buffalo Wild Wings Inc., Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc., Amazon.com Inc., AlcatelLucent, General Growth Properties Inc, The Bank of New York Mellon Corp., iShares Dow Jones US Real Estate Index F, CarMax Inc., Micron Technology Inc., Bank of America Corp., Entergy Corp., Extreme Networks Inc., Frontline Ltd., GATX Corp., Tekelec, Suncor Energy Inc., SunTrust Banks Inc., Companhia Siderurgica Nacional, ECHOSTAR CORPORATION, RadiSys Corp., Research in Motion Ltd., NASDAQ 100 Trust Series I, Payless ShoeSource Inc., Nasdaq, Kimco Realty Corp., ITT Corp., International Rectifier Corp., HSN Inc., Whiting Petroleum Corp. during the 3-months ended 12/31/2008, according to the most recent filings of his investment company, Soros Fund Management LLC. George Soros owns 83 stocks with a total value of $3.1 billion. These are the details of the buys and sells.

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Added: Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.Petrobras (PBR)

George Soros added to his holdings in Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.Petrobras by 73.77%. His purchase prices were between $17.4 and $26.89, with an estimated average price of $22.8. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 12.5%. His holdings were 36,798,937 shares as of 12/31/2008.

PETROBRAS-ADR C is an integrated company operating in exploration production refining retailing and transportation of petroleum and its byproducts at home and abroad. Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.Petrobras has a market cap of $130.48 billion; its shares were traded at around $27.75 with a P/E ratio of 0.2 and P/S ratio of 1.49. Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.Petrobras had an annual average earning growth of 48% over the past 5 years.

Added: Best Buy Co. Inc. (BBY)

George Soros added to his holdings in Best Buy Co. Inc. by 1637.81%. His purchase prices were between $17.54 and $27.96, with an estimated average price of $23.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 8.23%. His holdings were 9,505,828 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Best Buy operates in a single business segment selling personal computers and other home office products consumer electronics entertainment software major appliances and related accessories principally through its retail stores. They operate retail stores and commercial Websites under the brand names Best Buy Media Play On Cue Sam Goody Suncoast Magnolia Hi-Fi and Future Shop. They also operate in three segments: Best Buy Musicland and International. Best Buy Co. Inc. has a market cap of $12.34 billion; its shares were traded at around $28.17 with a P/E ratio of 9.3 and P/S ratio of 0.31. The dividend yield of Best Buy Co. Inc. stocks is 1.88%. Best Buy Co. Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 24% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Best Buy Co. Inc. the business predictability rank of 4.5-star.

Added: Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT)

George Soros added to his holdings in Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. by 77.38%. His purchase prices were between $53.31 and $90.83, with an estimated average price of $71. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 6.19%. His holdings were 5,926,466 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. is the world's largest potash company the third largest phoshate producer and the second largest nitrogen producer in the world. Behind its growing success lies a vital infrastructure: knowledgeable PCS Sales staff throughout Canada and the United States a transportation network that includes truck train barge lake ship and ocean vessel and warehouses strategically located in major consuming areas. Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. has a market cap of $27.52 billion; its shares were traded at around $78.12 with a P/E ratio of 7.5 and P/S ratio of 2.91. The dividend yield of Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. stocks is 0.44%. Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 12.6% over the past 10 years.

Added: Hess Corp. (HES)

George Soros added to his holdings in Hess Corp. by 95.49%. His purchase prices were between $38.41 and $61.11, with an estimated average price of $50.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 3.49%. His holdings were 4,077,802 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Hess Corporation is a global integrated energy company engaged in the exploration for and the production purchase transportation and sale of crude oil and natural gas as well as the production and sale of refined petroleum products electricity. Hess Corp. has a market cap of $19.71 billion; its shares were traded at around $52.59 with a P/E ratio of 7.4 and P/S ratio of 0.48. The dividend yield of Hess Corp. stocks is 0.66%. Hess Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 19.2% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Hess Corp. the business predictability rank of 3.5-star.

Added: ConocoPhillips (COP)

George Soros added to his holdings in ConocoPhillips by 100.44%. His purchase prices were between $46.84 and $52.52, with an estimated average price of $49.7. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 2.9%. His holdings were 3,423,350 shares as of 12/31/2008.

ConocoPhillips is a major international integrated energy company with operations in some 49 countries. ConocoPhillips has a market cap of $71.47 billion; its shares were traded at around $42.94 with a P/E ratio of 4.2 and P/S ratio of 0.3. The dividend yield of ConocoPhillips stocks is 3.92%. ConocoPhillips had an annual average earning growth of 19% over the past 10 years.

Added: Schlumberger Ltd. (SLB)

George Soros added to his holdings in Schlumberger Ltd. by 212.85%. His purchase prices were between $38.88 and $59.95, with an estimated average price of $46.8. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 1.61%. His holdings were 1,705,028 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Schlumberger Limited is a global technology services company consisting of two business segments Schlumberger Oilfield Services and SchlumbergerSema. Schlumberger Oilfield Services is the leading provider of exploration and production services solutions and technology to the international petroleum industry. SchlumbergerSema is a leading information technology services company providing a unique combination of domain expertise and global capabilities delivered on a local basis. Schlumberger Ltd. has a market cap of $54.17 billion; its shares were traded at around $38.2 with a P/E ratio of 9.3 and P/S ratio of 1.99. The dividend yield of Schlumberger Ltd. stocks is 1.85%. Schlumberger Ltd. had an annual average earning growth of 58.5% over the past 5 years.

Added: Arch Coal Inc. (ACI)

George Soros added to his holdings in Arch Coal Inc. by 67.84%. His purchase prices were between $12.22 and $24, with an estimated average price of $17.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 1.04%. His holdings were 4,829,486 shares as of 12/31/2008.

ASHLAND COAL INC. is engaged in the mining processing and marketing of low-sulfur bituminous coal. The Company sells its coal primarily to electric utilities in the eastern United States. The Company also exports coal primarily to European customers. Arch Coal Inc. has a market cap of $2.37 billion; its shares were traded at around $14.56 with a P/E ratio of 6 and P/S ratio of 0.79. The dividend yield of Arch Coal Inc. stocks is 2.17%.

Added: CONSOL Energy Inc. (CNX)

George Soros added to his holdings in CONSOL Energy Inc. by 44.81%. His purchase prices were between $20.73 and $33.99, with an estimated average price of $28. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.35%. His holdings were 1,207,193 shares as of 12/31/2008.

CONSOL Energy Inc. is the largest producer of high-Btu bituminous coal in the United States and the largest exporter of U.S. coal. CONSOL Energy Inc. has a market cap of $6 billion; its shares were traded at around $27.9 with a P/E ratio of 12.2 and P/S ratio of 1.29. The dividend yield of CONSOL Energy Inc. stocks is 1.21%. CONSOL Energy Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 28.5% over the past 5 years.

Added: Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. (DPS)

George Soros added to his holdings in Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. by 108.54%. His purchase prices were between $14.47 and $22.9, with an estimated average price of $18.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.06%. His holdings were 231,475 shares as of 12/31/2008.

DR PEPPER SNAPPLE Group is one of the largest beverage companies in the Americas. They manufacture market and distribute more than 50 brands of carbonated soft drinks juices ready to drink teas mixers and other premium beverages across the United States Canada Mexico and the Caribbean. Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. has a market cap of $4.22 billion; its shares were traded at around $15.86 .

Added: Microsoft Corp. (MSFT)

George Soros added to his holdings in Microsoft Corp. by 129.18%. His purchase prices were between $18.99 and $23.61, with an estimated average price of $20.5. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.06%. His holdings were 181,050 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Microsoft develops manufactures licenses and supports a wide range of software products for a multitude of computing devices. Microsoft software includes scalable operating systems for servers personal computers and intelligent devices; server applications for client/server environments; knowledge worker productivity applications; and software development tools. The Company's online efforts include the MSN network of Internet products and services and alliances with companies involved with broadband access and various forms of digital interactivity. Microsoft Corp. has a market cap of $174.89 billion; its shares were traded at around $18.09 with a P/E ratio of 9.9 and P/S ratio of 2.89. The dividend yield of Microsoft Corp. stocks is 2.64%. Microsoft Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 10% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Microsoft Corp. the business predictability rank of 4-star.

Added: CA Inc. (CA)

George Soros added to his holdings in CA Inc. by 180.31%. His purchase prices were between $14.58 and $18.09, with an estimated average price of $16.6. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.05%. His holdings were 136,804 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Computer Associates International is one of the world's largest information technology management software companies unifies and simplifies the management of enterprise-wide IT. The Company's software & expertise unify & simplify complex IT environments in a secure way across the enterprise for greater business results. CA Inc. has a market cap of $9.62 billion; its shares were traded at around $17.84 with a P/E ratio of 12.3 and P/S ratio of 2.25. The dividend yield of CA Inc. stocks is 0.86%. CA Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 13.9% over the past 5 years.

Added: Lorillard (LO)

George Soros added to his holdings in Lorillard by 115.28%. His purchase prices were between $55.81 and $64.85, with an estimated average price of $59.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.04%. His holdings were 43,055 shares as of 12/31/2008.

LORILLARD is the third largest manufacturer of cigarettes in the United States. Lorillard is the oldest continuously operating tobacco company in the U.S. Newport Lorillard's flagship brand is a menthol-flavored premium cigarette brand and the top selling menthol and second largest selling cigarette in the U.S. In addition to Newport the Lorillard product line has five additional brand families marketed under the Kent? True? Maverick? Old Gold? and Max? brand names. These six brands include 44 different product offerings which vary in price taste flavor length and packaging. Lorillard's manufactures all of its products at its Greensboro North Carolina facility and maintains its headquarters there. Lorillard has a market cap of $10.46 billion; its shares were traded at around $62.85 with a P/E ratio of 12.8 and P/S ratio of 2.64. The dividend yield of Lorillard stocks is 5.91%.

Added: LENDER PROCESSING SERVICES INC WI (LPS)

George Soros added to his holdings in LENDER PROCESSING SERVICES INC WI by 49.38%. His purchase prices were between $18.03 and $28.2, with an estimated average price of $23.6. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.03%. His holdings were 89,630 shares as of 12/31/2008.

LENDER PROCESSING SERVICES INC. is a leading provider of integrated technology and services to the mortgage industry. LPS offers solutions that span the mortgage continuum including lead generation origination servicing portfolio retention and default augmented by the company's award- winning customer support and professional services. Approximately fifty percent of all U.S. mortgages are serviced using LPS' Mortgage Servicing Package. In fact many of the nation's top servicers rely on MSP including seven of the top ten and sixteen of the top twenty. LPS also offers proprietary mortgage and real estate data and analytics for the mortgage and capital markets industries. LENDER PROCESSING SERVICES INC WI has a market cap of $2.45 billion; its shares were traded at around $27.05 . The dividend yield of LENDER PROCESSING SERVICES INC WI stocks is 1.56%.

Added: NII Holdings Inc (NIHD)

George Soros added to his holdings in NII Holdings Inc by 84.2%. His purchase prices were between $14.05 and $25.76, with an estimated average price of $19.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.03%. His holdings were 120,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

NII Holdings formerly known as Nextel International is one of the world's leading providers of fully integrated wireless communication services designed to meet the needs of business customers in selected international markets. Principal operations are in major business centers and related transportation corridors of Argentina Brazil Mexico and Peru. NII Holdings Inc has a market cap of $3.41 billion; its shares were traded at around $17.64 with a P/E ratio of 6.6 and P/S ratio of 1.03. NII Holdings Inc had an annual average earning growth of 30.7% over the past 5 years.

Added: Unibanco Unio de Bancos Brasileiros S.A. (UBB)

George Soros added to his holdings in Unibanco Unio de Bancos Brasileiros S.A. by 24.1%. His purchase prices were between $44.55 and $69.01, with an estimated average price of $60.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.03%. His holdings were 77,250 shares as of 12/31/2008.

with a P/E ratio of 17.7. The dividend yield of Unibanco Unio de Bancos Brasileiros S.A. stocks is 0.13%.

Added: TERADATA CORP (TDC)

George Soros added to his holdings in TERADATA CORP by 34.09%. His purchase prices were between $12.01 and $16.86, with an estimated average price of $14.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.02%. His holdings were 147,500 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Teradata Corporation is the world's largest company focused on raising intelligence through data warehousing and enterprise analytics. Teradata is located in more than forty countries. Teradata is a trademark or registered trademark of Teradata Corporation in the United States and other countries.Number of employees in Teradata Corporation is 5300 TERADATA CORP has a market cap of $2.35 billion; its shares were traded at around $14.44 with a P/E ratio of 9 and P/S ratio of 1.38.

Added: Goldman Sachs Group Inc. The (GS)

George Soros added to his holdings in Goldman Sachs Group Inc. The by 40.63%. His purchase prices were between $53.31 and $113.95, with an estimated average price of $80.6. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.01%. His holdings were 18,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Goldman Sachs is a global investment banking and securities firm providing a full range of investing advisory and financing services worldwide to a substantial and diversified client base which includes corporations financial institutions governments and high net worth individuals. (Company Press Release) Goldman Sachs Group Inc. The has a market cap of $44.59 billion; its shares were traded at around $85.71 with a P/E ratio of 18.5 and P/S ratio of 0.83. The dividend yield of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. The stocks is 1.45%. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. The had an annual average earning growth of 24.5% over the past 10 years.

Added: MasterCard Inc. (MA)

George Soros added to his holdings in MasterCard Inc. by 75%. His purchase prices were between $126.42 and $156.6, with an estimated average price of $143.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.01%. His holdings were 7,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

MASTERCARD INCORPORATED advances global commerce by providing a critical economic link among financial institutions businesses cardholders and merchants worldwide. As a franchisor processor and advisor MasterCard develops and markets payment solutions and provides industry-leading analysis and consulting services to financial institution customers and merchants. Its family of brands include MasterCard Maestro and Cirrus. MasterCard Inc. has a market cap of $21 billion; its shares were traded at around $155.09 with a P/E ratio of 17.2 and P/S ratio of 3.8. The dividend yield of MasterCard Inc. stocks is 0.37%.

Added: Cadence Design Systems Inc. (CDNS)

George Soros added to his holdings in Cadence Design Systems Inc. by 35.59%. His purchase prices were between $2.73 and $4.74, with an estimated average price of $3.7. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.01%. His holdings were 400,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Cadence Design Systems Inc. provides comprehensive software and othertechnology and offers design and methodology services for the productdevelopment requirements of the world's leading electronics companies. Cadence licenses its leading-edge electronic design automation software and hardware technology and provides a range of services to companies throughout the world to help optimize their product development processes. Cadence Design Systems Inc. has a market cap of $1.15 billion; its shares were traded at around $4.01 with and P/S ratio of 1.11. Cadence Design Systems Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 15.4% over the past 5 years.

New Purchase: Merrill Lynch & Co. Inc. (MER)

George Soros initiated holdings in Merrill Lynch & Co. Inc.. His purchase prices were between $9.55 and $16.35, with an estimated average price of $14.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 8.81%. His holdings were 23,175,146 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Merrill Lynch & Co. Inc. is one of the world's leading financial management and advisory companies with offices in numerous countries. The firm is a global underwriter and market maker of debt and equity securities and a strategic advisor to corporations governments institutions and individuals worldwide. (Company Press Release). Merrill Lynch & Co. Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 29.7% over the past 10 years.

New Purchase: Union Pacific Corp. (UNP)

George Soros initiated holdings in Union Pacific Corp.. His purchase prices were between $42.81 and $66.41, with an estimated average price of $53. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 2.67%. His holdings were 1,710,763 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Union Pacific Corp. consists of one reportable segment rail transportation and the company's other product lines. The railsegment includes the operations of the corporation's wholly owned subsidiary Union Pacific Railroad Company and Union Pacific Railroad Company's subsidiaries and rail affiliates. The company's other operations include the trucking product line as well as the other product lines that include technology self-insurance activities corporate holding company operations and all appropriate consolidating entries. Union Pacific Corp. has a market cap of $24.95 billion; its shares were traded at around $40.81 with a P/E ratio of 10.1 and P/S ratio of 1.39. The dividend yield of Union Pacific Corp. stocks is 2.19%. Union Pacific Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 1.7% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Union Pacific Corp. the business predictability rank of 2-star.

New Purchase: R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company (RRD)

George Soros initiated holdings in R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company. His purchase prices were between $10.18 and $15.9, with an estimated average price of $13.3. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 2.22%. His holdings were 5,013,525 shares as of 12/31/2008.

R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company is a premier provider of commercial printinginformation services and logistics. The company helps the customers communicate more efficiently and effectively as they use words and images to inform educate entertain and sell. In each of the businesses the company uses the distinctive capabilities to manage and distribute words and images in ways that provide the greatest value to every customer. The company has manufacturing plants with a broad range of capabilities to serve our customers' needs. R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company has a market cap of $2.15 billion; its shares were traded at around $8.65 with a P/E ratio of 3.1 and P/S ratio of 0.19. The dividend yield of R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company stocks is 10.17%. R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company had an annual average earning growth of 7.9% over the past 10 years.

New Purchase: Desarrolladora Homex S.A. de C.V. (HXM)

George Soros initiated holdings in Desarrolladora Homex S.A. de C.V.. His purchase prices were between $12.05 and $26.11, with an estimated average price of $20.3. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 2.06%. His holdings were 2,762,680 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Desarrolladora Homex builds entry-level and middle-income homes in Mexico. Desarrolladora Homex S.A. de C.V. has a market cap of $1.21 billion; its shares were traded at around $18.74 with a P/E ratio of 5.3 and P/S ratio of 0.81.

New Purchase: Hologic Inc. (HOLX)

George Soros initiated holdings in Hologic Inc.. His purchase prices were between $11.84 and $14.59, with an estimated average price of $13.1. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.86%. His holdings were 2,013,500 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Hologic Inc. is a leading supplier of high quality innovative and clinically valuable diagnostic systems and tests. The company develops manufactures and markets X-ray bone densitometers and ultrasound bone analyzers that address a growing market for osteoporosis prevention and treatment -- a key element of women's health care. The systems are used by more leading medical schools universities and osteoporosis opinion leaders than any other bone densitometer. Hologic Inc. has a market cap of $3.62 billion; its shares were traded at around $13.49 with a P/E ratio of 10.9 and P/S ratio of 2.16. Hologic Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 127.1% over the past 5 years.

New Purchase: BRINKS HOME SECURITY HOLDINGS INC (CFL)

George Soros initiated holdings in BRINKS HOME SECURITY HOLDINGS INC. His purchase prices were between $15.5 and $23.5, with an estimated average price of $19.6. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.82%. His holdings were 1,146,542 shares as of 12/31/2008.

BRINK'S HOME SECURITY HOLDINGS INC. is one of the premier providers of security system monitoring services for residential and commercial properties in North America. Brink's Home Security operates in more than 250 metropolitan areas and services approximately 1.3 million customers across the Unites States and Canada. BRINKS HOME SECURITY HOLDINGS INC has a market cap of $1.14 billion; its shares were traded at around $22.84 .

New Purchase: H.J. Heinz Company (HNZ)

George Soros initiated holdings in H.J. Heinz Company. His purchase prices were between $36.1 and $43.36, with an estimated average price of $39.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.8%. His holdings were 650,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

H. J. Heinz Company and its subsidiaries manufacture and market an extensive line of processed food products throughout the world. The company's principal products include ketchup condiments and sauces frozen food pet food soups beans and pasta meals tuna and other seafood products infant food and other processed food products. H.J. Heinz Company has a market cap of $11.63 billion; its shares were traded at around $33 with a P/E ratio of 12.3 and P/S ratio of 1.16. The dividend yield of H.J. Heinz Company stocks is 4.49%. H.J. Heinz Company had an annual average earning growth of 2.4% over the past 10 years.

New Purchase: The Home Depot Inc. (HD)

George Soros initiated holdings in The Home Depot Inc.. His purchase prices were between $18.31 and $24.4, with an estimated average price of $21.7. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.78%. His holdings were 1,036,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Home Depot is the one of world's largest home improvement retailer. The company offers a level of service unprecedented among warehouse-style retailers. Home Depot stores cater to do-it-yourselfers as well as home improvement construction and building maintenance professionals. The Home Depot currently operates in the USA Canada Chile Puerto Rico and Argentina. The company also operates EXPO Design Centers across the U.S. and Villager's Hardware in New Jersey. The Home Depot Inc. has a market cap of $39.89 billion; its shares were traded at around $19.94 with a P/E ratio of 11.2 and P/S ratio of 0.52. The dividend yield of The Home Depot Inc. stocks is 3.82%. The Home Depot Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 19.5% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated The Home Depot Inc. the business predictability rank of 5-star.

New Purchase: Lowe's Companies Inc. (LOW)

George Soros initiated holdings in Lowe's Companies Inc.. His purchase prices were between $17.08 and $22.45, with an estimated average price of $19.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.77%. His holdings were 1,099,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Lowe's Companies Inc. is a retailer of home improvement products in the world with specific emphasis on retail do-it-yourself and commercial business customers. Lowe's specializes in offering products and services for home improvement home decor home maintenance home repair and remodeling and maintenance of commercial buildings. Lowe's principal customer groups are do-it-yourself retail customers and commercial business customers. Lowe's Companies Inc. has a market cap of $28.27 billion; its shares were traded at around $17.07 with a P/E ratio of 11.1 and P/S ratio of 0.59. The dividend yield of Lowe's Companies Inc. stocks is 1.77%. Lowe's Companies Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 21.4% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Lowe's Companies Inc. the business predictability rank of 5-star.

New Purchase: Google Inc. (GOOG)

George Soros initiated holdings in Google Inc.. His purchase prices were between $262.43 and $372.54, with an estimated average price of $317.5. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.44%. His holdings were 43,900 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Google is a public and profitable company focused on search services. Named for the mathematical term `googol` Google operates web sites at many international domains with the most trafficked being www.google.com. Google is widely recognized as the `World's Best Search Engine` and is fast accurate and easy to use. The company also serves corporate clients including advertisers content publishers and site managers with cost-effective advertising and a wide range of revenue generating search services. Google's breakthrough technology and continued innovation serve the company's mission of `organizing the world's information and making it universally accessible and useful.` Google Inc. has a market cap of $116.86 billion; its shares were traded at around $342.66 with a P/E ratio of 21.3 and P/S ratio of 5.36.

New Purchase: Aracruz Celulose S.A. (ARA)

George Soros initiated holdings in Aracruz Celulose S.A.. His purchase prices were between $7.65 and $15.67, with an estimated average price of $10.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.4%. His holdings were 1,098,731 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Aracruz Celulose S.A. produces bleached eucalyptus pulp. The Company is the world's largest producer of hardwood kraft market pulp which is used in the production of a wide range of paper products including premiun tissue printing and writing papers liquid packaging board and specialty papers. Aracruz Celulose S.A. has a market cap of $871.38 million; its shares were traded at around $7.53 with and P/S ratio of 0.46. The dividend yield of Aracruz Celulose S.A. stocks is 14.41%. Aracruz Celulose S.A. had an annual average earning growth of 28% over the past 5 years.

New Purchase: Mechel OAO (MTL)

George Soros initiated holdings in Mechel OAO. His purchase prices were between $3.93 and $9.17, with an estimated average price of $6. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.37%. His holdings were 2,795,500 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Mechel Steel Group is a Russian metals and mining company uniting producers of steel rolled products hardware coal iron ore concentrate and nickel. Mechel Steel Group products are marketed domestically and internationally. Mechel OAO has a market cap of $1.85 billion; its shares were traded at around $3.91 with a P/E ratio of 0.5 and P/S ratio of 0.28.

New Purchase: ULTRASHORT FINANCIALS PROSHARES (SKF)

George Soros initiated holdings in ULTRASHORT FINANCIALS PROSHARES. His purchase prices were between $110.4 and $244.12, with an estimated average price of $144.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.24%. His holdings were 70,500 shares as of 12/31/2008.

ULTRASHORT FINANCIALS PROSHARES has a market cap of $79.96 million; its shares were traded at around $169.1 . The dividend yield of ULTRASHORT FINANCIALS PROSHARES stocks is 0.6%.

New Purchase: Macy's Inc. (M)

George Soros initiated holdings in Macy's Inc.. His purchase prices were between $5.64 and $12.11, with an estimated average price of $9. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.19%. His holdings were 571,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Federated Department Stores through its subsidiaries is one of the leading operators of full-line department stores in the United States. The Company's subsidiaries operate department stores under the names Bloomingdale's The Bon Marche Burdines Goldsmith's Lazarus Macy's Rich's and Stern's. These department stores sell a wide range of merchandise including men's women's and children's apparel and accessories cosmetics home furnishings and other consumer goods. Macy's Inc. has a market cap of $4.08 billion; its shares were traded at around $8.08 with a P/E ratio of 4.8 and P/S ratio of 0.16. The dividend yield of Macy's Inc. stocks is 5.46%. Macy's Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 2.6% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Macy's Inc. the business predictability rank of 2-star.

New Purchase: Delta Air Lines Inc. (DAL)

George Soros initiated holdings in Delta Air Lines Inc.. His purchase prices were between $6.03 and $10.98, with an estimated average price of $9.1. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.19%. His holdings were 498,500 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Delta is America's fastest growing international carrier. Delta Air Lines offers customers service to more destinations than any global airline with Delta and Delta Connection carrier service. Delta has added more international capacity than all other U.S. airlines combined and is the leader across the Atlantic. Delta Air Lines Inc. has a market cap of $2.26 billion; its shares were traded at around $6.35 with and P/S ratio of 0.1.

New Purchase: Covidien Ltd. (COV)

George Soros initiated holdings in Covidien Ltd.. His purchase prices were between $33.78 and $45.94, with an estimated average price of $38.8. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.1%. His holdings were 84,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Covidien is a leading global healthcare products company that creates innovative medical solutions for better patient outcomes and delivers value through clinical leadership and excellence. Covidien manufactures distributes and services a diverse range of industry-leading product lines including Surgical Devices Energy-Based Devices Respiratory and Monitoring Solutions Patient Care and Safety Products Imaging Solutions Pharmaceutical Products Medical Supplies and Retail Products. Covidien Ltd. has a market cap of $20.05 billion; its shares were traded at around $37.1 with a P/E ratio of 13.5 and P/S ratio of 2.02. The dividend yield of Covidien Ltd. stocks is 1.61%.

New Purchase: Cirrus Logic Inc. (CRUS)

George Soros initiated holdings in Cirrus Logic Inc.. His purchase prices were between $2.39 and $5.74, with an estimated average price of $4. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.1%. His holdings were 1,106,666 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Cirrus Logic Inc. is a premier supplier of high performance analog circuits and advanced mixed-signal chip solutions. The company's products sold under its own name and the Crystal product brand enable system-level applications in mass storage audio and precision data conversion. (PRESS RELEASE) Cirrus Logic Inc. has a market cap of $210.41 million; its shares were traded at around $3.53 with a P/E ratio of 12.3 and P/S ratio of 1.16.

New Purchase: J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. (JBHT)

George Soros initiated holdings in J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc.. His purchase prices were between $23.69 and $28.37, with an estimated average price of $25.8. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.07%. His holdings were 76,500 shares as of 12/31/2008.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. together with its wholly-owned subsidiaries is a diversified transportation services and logistics company. Through its subsidiaries the company transports primarily full-load containerizable freight throughout the continental United States and portions of Canada and Mexico. The company also manages or provides logistics and transportation-related services which may utilize the company's own equipment and employees or may employ equipment and services provided by unrelated third parties. J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. has a market cap of $3.26 billion; its shares were traded at around $21.84 with a P/E ratio of 16.1 and P/S ratio of 0.87. The dividend yield of J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. stocks is 1.55%. J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 13.6% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. the business predictability rank of 2.5-star.

New Purchase: Symantec Corp. (SYMC)

George Soros initiated holdings in Symantec Corp.. His purchase prices were between $10.95 and $15.28, with an estimated average price of $12.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.07%. His holdings were 160,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Symantec a world leader in Internet security technology provides a broad range of content security solutions to individuals and companies. The company is a leading provider of anti-virus protection Internet content and e-mail filtering and mobile code detection technologies to enterprise customers. Symantec Corp. has a market cap of $13.43 billion; its shares were traded at around $14.19 with a P/E ratio of 11 and P/S ratio of 2.29. Symantec Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 20.6% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Symantec Corp. the business predictability rank of 3-star.

New Purchase: Texas Instruments Inc. (TXN)

George Soros initiated holdings in Texas Instruments Inc.. His purchase prices were between $14.25 and $19.42, with an estimated average price of $16.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.06%. His holdings were 127,500 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Texas Instruments Inc. is a global semiconductor company and one of the world's leading designers and suppliers of digital signal processors and analog integrated circuits the engines driving the digitization of electronics. These two types of semiconductor products work together in digital electronic devices such as digital cellular phones. Other semiconductor products include standard logic application- specific integrated circuits reduced instruction-set computing microprocessors microcontrollers and digital imaging devices. Texas Instruments Inc. has a market cap of $22.53 billion; its shares were traded at around $15.77 with a P/E ratio of 10.7 and P/S ratio of 1.8. The dividend yield of Texas Instruments Inc. stocks is 2.53%. Texas Instruments Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 42.8% over the past 5 years.

New Purchase: Amdocs Ltd. (DOX)

George Soros initiated holdings in Amdocs Ltd.. His purchase prices were between $16.91 and $24.44, with an estimated average price of $19.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.06%. His holdings were 95,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Amdocs is a leading provider of customer care billing and order management systems for communications and Internet services. Amdocs has an unparalleled success record in project delivery of its mission-critical products. With human resources of over 5900 information systems professionals Amdocs has an installed base of successful projects with more than 75 service providers throughout the world. In April 2000 Amdocs completed the acquisition of Solect Technology Group Inc. a leading provider of customer care and billing systems for IP providers. Amdocs Ltd. has a market cap of $3.8 billion; its shares were traded at around $17.97 with a P/E ratio of 8.4 and P/S ratio of 1.2. Amdocs Ltd. had an annual average earning growth of 15.6% over the past 5 years.

New Purchase: Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO)

George Soros initiated holdings in Yahoo! Inc.. His purchase prices were between $9.39 and $13.15, with an estimated average price of $12. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.05%. His holdings were 130,800 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Yahoo! Inc. is a global Internet communications commerce and media company that offers a comprehensive branded network of services. As one of the first online navigational guides to the World Wide Web Yahoo! is one of the leading guides in terms of traffic advertising and household and business user reach. The company also provides online business and enterprise services designed to enhance the productivity and Web presence of Yahoo!'s clients. Yahoo! Inc. has a market cap of $18.91 billion; its shares were traded at around $12.02 with a P/E ratio of 27.1 and P/S ratio of 2.62. Yahoo! Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 20.4% over the past 5 years.

New Purchase: Discovery Communications Inc Series C (DISCK)

George Soros initiated holdings in Discovery Communications Inc Series C. His purchase prices were between $9.79 and $15.13, with an estimated average price of $12.8. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.03%. His holdings were 65,500 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Discovery Communications Inc Series C has a market cap of $1.94 billion; its shares were traded at around $13.2 .

New Purchase: CBL & Associates Properties Inc. (CBL)

George Soros initiated holdings in CBL & Associates Properties Inc.. His purchase prices were between $3.24 and $10.98, with an estimated average price of $6.6. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.03%. His holdings were 127,837 shares as of 12/31/2008.

CBL & ASSOCIATES PROPERTIES is a self-managed and self-administered REIT that engages in the ownership operation marketing management leasing expansion development redevelopment acquisition and financing of regional malls and community neighborhood centers. CBL & Associates Properties Inc. has a market cap of $318.39 million; its shares were traded at around $3.38 with a P/E ratio of 1.3 and P/S ratio of 0.28. The dividend yield of CBL & Associates Properties Inc. stocks is 30.83%. CBL & Associates Properties Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 15.1% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated CBL & Associates Properties Inc. the business predictability rank of 3.5-star.

New Purchase: Discovery Holding Company Series A (DISCA)

George Soros initiated holdings in Discovery Holding Company Series A. His purchase prices were between $10.27 and $15, with an estimated average price of $13.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.03%. His holdings were 65,500 shares as of 12/31/2008.

DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS INC. formerly Discovery Holding Company is a holding company that conducts operations through its two wholly owned operating subsidiaries Ascent Media Group LLC and Ascent Media CANS LLC and throught its 66.66% owned equity affiliate Discovery Communications Holding LLC. Ascent Media provides creative media management and network services to the media and entertainment industries. Its client base includes motion picture studios independent producers broadcast networks cable programming networks advertising agencies media producers independent owners of television and film libraries and media distribution channels. Discovery is a global media and entertainment company that offers original and purchased programming in the United States and over 170 other countries with over 100 television networks. Discovery Holding Company Series A has a market cap of $3.92 billion; its shares were traded at around $13.49 with and P/S ratio of 5.54.

New Purchase: SOLERA HOLDINGS INC (SLH)

George Soros initiated holdings in SOLERA HOLDINGS INC. His purchase prices were between $15.71 and $24.89, with an estimated average price of $20.8. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.02%. His holdings were 24,900 shares as of 12/31/2008.

SOLERA HOLDINGS INC is an integrated group of leading automotive claims solutions companies with the vision to continuously improve the automobile insurance claims processing industry worldwide. The Solera companies help customers automate and simplify their automobile claims process and improve their ability to monitor and manage their businesses through data reporting and analytics..

New Purchase: EMC Corp. (EMC)

George Soros initiated holdings in EMC Corp.. His purchase prices were between $9.3 and $11.78, with an estimated average price of $10.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.02%. His holdings were 49,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

EMC Corporation and its subsidiaries design manufacture market and support a wide range of hardware and software products and provide services for the storage management protection and sharing ofelectronic information. These integrated solutions enable organizations tocreate an enterprise information infrastructure or what EMC calls anE-Infostructure. EMC is the leading supplier of these solutions which comprise information storage systems software and services. EMC Corp. has a market cap of $24.39 billion; its shares were traded at around $11.71 with a P/E ratio of 14.7 and P/S ratio of 1.64. EMC Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 39.1% over the past 5 years.

New Purchase: streetTRACKS Gold (GLD)

George Soros initiated holdings in streetTRACKS Gold. His purchase prices were between $71.34 and $85.6, with an estimated average price of $77.7. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.01%. His holdings were 3,500 shares as of 12/31/2008.

streetTRACKS Gold has a market cap of $16.5 billion; its shares were traded at around $95.45 .

New Purchase: ULTRASHORT RUSSELL2000 PROSHARES (TWM)

George Soros initiated holdings in ULTRASHORT RUSSELL2000 PROSHARES. His purchase prices were between $66.78 and $110.05, with an estimated average price of $81.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.01%. His holdings were 5,250 shares as of 12/31/2008.

ULTRASHORT RUSSELL2000 PROSHARES has a market cap of $30.85 million; its shares were traded at around $77.67 . The dividend yield of ULTRASHORT RUSSELL2000 PROSHARES stocks is 1%.

New Purchase: Genworth Financial Inc. (GNW)

George Soros initiated holdings in Genworth Financial Inc.. His purchase prices were between $0.9 and $5.4, with an estimated average price of $3. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.01%. His holdings were 127,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Genworth Financial is a leading insurance company in the U.S. with an expanding international presence serving the life and lifestyle protection retirement income investment and mortgage insurance needs of their customers. They distribute their products and services through an extensive and diversified distribution network that includes financial intermediaries independent producers and dedicated sales specialists. Genworth Financial Inc. has a market cap of $1 billion; its shares were traded at around $2.05 with a P/E ratio of 0.9 and P/S ratio of 0.09.

New Purchase: Kinross Gold Corp. (KGC)

George Soros initiated holdings in Kinross Gold Corp.. His purchase prices were between $8.81 and $17.9, with an estimated average price of $13.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was 0.01%. His holdings were 10,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Kinross Gold Corporation is an entrepreneurial mining company which has become a million-ounce gold producer. With their primary low cost operations on four continents the Company has become a major player on the international market. Kinross Gold Corp. has a market cap of $12.23 billion; its shares were traded at around $19.17 with a P/E ratio of 47 and P/S ratio of 11.19. The dividend yield of Kinross Gold Corp. stocks is 0.43%. Kinross Gold Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 12% over the past 5 years.

New Purchase: Mylan Laboratories Inc. (MYL)

George Soros initiated holdings in Mylan Laboratories Inc.. His purchase prices were between $6.26 and $9.73, with an estimated average price of $8.7. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was less than 0.01%. His holdings were 10,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Mylan Inc. is one of the world's leading quality generic and specialty pharmaceutical companies. The Company offers one of the industry's broadest and highest quality product portfolios a robust product pipeline and a global commercial footprint through operations in more than 90 countries. Through its controlling interest in Matrix Laboratories Limited Mylan has direct access to one of the largest active pharmaceutical ingredient manufacturers in the world. Dey L.P. Mylan's fully integrated specialty business provides the Company with innovative and diversified opportunities in the respiratory and allergy therapeutic areas. Mylan Laboratories Inc. has a market cap of $3.6 billion; its shares were traded at around $11.43 with a P/E ratio of 19.4 and P/S ratio of 2.23. Mylan Laboratories Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 16.8% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Mylan Laboratories Inc. the business predictability rank of 2.5-star.

New Purchase: Harmonic Inc. (HLIT)

George Soros initiated holdings in Harmonic Inc.. His purchase prices were between $4.46 and $8.12, with an estimated average price of $6. The impact to his portfolio due to this purchase was less than 0.01%. His holdings were 20,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Harmonic designs manufactures and markets digital and fiber optic systemsfor delivering video voice and data services over cable satellite telephone and wireless networks. The company's advanced solutions enable cable television and other network operators to provide a range of broadcast and interactive broadband services that include high-speed Internet access telephony and video on demand. The company offers a broad range of fiber optic transmission and digital headend products for hybrid fiber coax satellite and wireless networks. Harmonic Inc. has a market cap of $545.38 million; its shares were traded at around $5.64 with a P/E ratio of 9.5 and P/S ratio of 1.49.

Reduced: BigBand Networks Inc. (BBND)

George Soros reduced to his holdings in BigBand Networks Inc. by 84.55%. His sale prices were between $3.01 and $5.84, with an estimated average price of $4.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%. George Soros still held 26,650 shares as of 12/31/2008.

BigBand Networks Inc. is a leading provider of broadband multimedia infrastructure for video voice and data. The company's solutions are designed to process optimize and deliver services such as broadband Internet VoIP digital broadcast television HDTV transport of high quality video local advertising VOD interactive TV and IPTV across coaxial cable fiber or copper. Service providers use BigBand Networks' platforms to cost-effectively expand revenue-generating offerings of rich content and advanced interactive services. Customers include six of the ten largest service providers in the U.S. and leading service providers in North America Asia Europe and Latin America. BigBand Networks Inc. has a market cap of $352.99 million; its shares were traded at around $5 with and P/S ratio of 2.

Reduced: Greenlight Capital Re Ltd. (GLRE)

George Soros reduced to his holdings in Greenlight Capital Re Ltd. by 81.82%. His sale prices were between $9.86 and $13.5, with an estimated average price of $12.1. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%. George Soros still held 10,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

GREENLIGHT CAPITAL REINSURANCE LTD. is an AM Best `A-` (Excellent) rated specialty property and casualty reinsurance company based in the Cayman Islands. The Company provides a variety of custom-tailored reinsurance solutions to the insurance risk retention group captive and financial marketplaces. Greenlight Re selectively offers customized reinsurance solutions in markets where capacity and alternatives are limited. With a focus on deriving superior returns from both sides of the balance sheet Greenlight Re?s assets are managed according to a value-oriented equity-focused strategy that complements the Company?s business goal of long-term growth in book value per share. Greenlight Capital Re Ltd. has a market cap of $370.64 million; its shares were traded at around $12.68 with and P/S ratio of 2.95.

Reduced: PAETEC Holding Corp. (PAET)

George Soros reduced to his holdings in PAETEC Holding Corp. by 50%. His sale prices were between $0.9 and $1.5, with an estimated average price of $1.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%. George Soros still held 50,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

US LEC Corp. is a provider of integrated telecommunications services including local long distance data Internet and enhanced services to customers in selected markets. The company primarily serves telecommunications-intensive customers including businesses universitiesfinancial institutions professional service firms and practices hospitals enhanced service providers Internet service providers hotels and government agencies. PAETEC Holding Corp. has a market cap of $203.08 million; its shares were traded at around $1.29 with a P/E ratio of 8 and P/S ratio of 0.2. PAETEC Holding Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 5.9% over the past 5 years.

Reduced: Time Warner Telecom Inc. (TWTC)

George Soros reduced to his holdings in Time Warner Telecom Inc. by 50%. His sale prices were between $5.09 and $8.15, with an estimated average price of $7. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%. George Soros still held 15,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

TW TELECOM INC. headquartered in Littleton Colo. provides managed network services specializing in Ethernet and transport data networking Internet access local and long distance voice VoIP VPN and security to enterprise organizations and communications services companies throughout the U.S. As a leading provider of integrated and converged network solutions tw telecom delivers customers overall economic value quality service and improved business productivity. Time Warner Telecom Inc. has a market cap of $1.23 billion; its shares were traded at around $8.51 with and P/S ratio of 1.13. Time Warner Telecom Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 1.7% over the past 5 years.

Reduced: Ciena Corp. (CIEN)

George Soros reduced to his holdings in Ciena Corp. by 60%. His sale prices were between $5.77 and $9.61, with an estimated average price of $7.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%. George Soros still held 20,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Ciena Corporation is the network specialist focused on expanding the possibilities for its customers' networks while reducing their cost of ownership. The Company's systems software and services target and cure specific network pain points so that telcos cable operators governments and enterprises can best exploit the new applications that are driving their businesses forward. Ciena Corp. has a market cap of $602.04 million; its shares were traded at around $5.86 with a P/E ratio of 7.5 and P/S ratio of 0.67.

Reduced: Radware Ltd. (RDWR)

George Soros reduced to his holdings in Radware Ltd. by 41.35%. His sale prices were between $5.17 and $6.99, with an estimated average price of $6.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%. George Soros still held 46,265 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Radware Ltd. develops manufactures and markets products that manage and direct Internet traffic among network resources to enable continuous access to Web sites and other services applications and content based on Internet protocol. Radware offers a broad range of Internet traffic management solutions to service providers e-commerce businesses andcorporate enterprises that require uninterrupted availability and optimal performance of IP-based applications that are critical to their business. (PRESS RELEASE) Radware Ltd. has a market cap of $111.6 million; its shares were traded at around $6 with and P/S ratio of 1.26.

Reduced: Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

George Soros reduced to his holdings in Verizon Communications Inc. by 75%. His sale prices were between $24.72 and $32.71, with an estimated average price of $29.8. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was -0.01%. George Soros still held 10,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Verizon Communications formed by the merger of Bell Atlantic and GTE is one of the world's leading providers of high-growth communications services. Verizon companies are the largest providers of wireline and wireless communications in the United States. Verizon is also the world's largest provider of print and on-line directory information. Verizon Communications Inc. has a market cap of $90.1 billion; its shares were traded at around $28.26 with a P/E ratio of 11.9 and P/S ratio of 0.93. The dividend yield of Verizon Communications Inc. stocks is 5.8%. Verizon Communications Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 2.4% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Verizon Communications Inc. the business predictability rank of 4-star.

Reduced: AT&T Inc. (T)

George Soros reduced to his holdings in AT&T Inc. by 76.47%. His sale prices were between $22.1 and $28.15, with an estimated average price of $26.3. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was -0.02%. George Soros still held 20,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

SBC Communications Inc. is in the communications industry. Through its subsidiaries' trusted brands and world-class network SBC and its affiliated companies provide voice data networking and e-business services including local and long-distance voice high-speed Internet access and data transport voice and data network integration software and process integration Web site and application hosting e-marketplace development paging and messaging as well as cable and satellite TV and directory advertising and publishing. (Company Press Release) AT&T Inc. has a market cap of $153.69 billion; its shares were traded at around $23.22 with a P/E ratio of 8.9 and P/S ratio of 1.24. The dividend yield of AT&T Inc. stocks is 6.29%. AT&T Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 12.7% over the past 5 years.

Reduced: Wind River Systems Inc. (WIND)

George Soros reduced to his holdings in Wind River Systems Inc. by 94.83%. His sale prices were between $7.29 and $8.9, with an estimated average price of $8.3. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was -0.05%. George Soros still held 166,666 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Wind River Systems Inc. develops markets supports and provides consulting services for advanced software operating systems and development tools that allow customers to create complex robust real-time software applications for embedded computers. An embedded computer is a microprocessor that is incorporated into a larger device and is dedicated to responding to external events by performing specific tasks quickly predictably and reliably. Wind River Systems Inc. has a market cap of $632.84 million; its shares were traded at around $7.75 with a P/E ratio of 31.2 and P/S ratio of 1.93.

Reduced: Emulex Corp. (ELX)

George Soros reduced to his holdings in Emulex Corp. by 82.64%. His sale prices were between $6.5 and $9.5, with an estimated average price of $7.7. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was -0.07%. George Soros still held 372,666 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Emulex is a leading designer developer and supplier of a broad line of fibre channel host adapters hubs ASICs and software products that enhanceaccess to and storage of electronic data and applications. Their products are based on internally developed ASIC technology are deployable across a variety of heterogeneous network configurations and operating systems and support increasing volumes of stored data. Emulex Corp. has a market cap of $504.42 million; its shares were traded at around $5.64 with a P/E ratio of 8.1 and P/S ratio of 1.03.

Reduced: JetBlue Airways Corp. (JBLU)

George Soros reduced to his holdings in JetBlue Airways Corp. by 26.43%. His sale prices were between $3.86 and $6.59, with an estimated average price of $5.3. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was -0.21%. George Soros still held 3,379,177 shares as of 12/31/2008.

JetBlue Airways is a low-fare low-cost passenger airline which provides high-quality customer service primarily on point-to-point routes and is based in New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport. JetBlue Airways Corp. has a market cap of $1.68 billion; its shares were traded at around $5.6 with and P/S ratio of 0.5. JetBlue Airways Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 8.5% over the past 5 years.

Reduced: WalMart Stores Inc. (WMT)

George Soros reduced to his holdings in WalMart Stores Inc. by 87.61%. His sale prices were between $50.73 and $57.96, with an estimated average price of $54.1. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was -0.75%. George Soros still held 470,000 shares as of 12/31/2008.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is the world's largest retailer. They are engaged in the operation of mass merchandising stores which serve their customers primarily through the operation of three segments which are the Wal-Mart Stores segment the SAM'S Club segment and the International segment. WalMart Stores Inc. has a market cap of $194.68 billion; its shares were traded at around $48.24 with a P/E ratio of 15 and P/S ratio of 0.51. The dividend yield of WalMart Stores Inc. stocks is 1.91%. WalMart Stores Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 13.3% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated WalMart Stores Inc. the business predictability rank of 5-star.

Sold Out: Research in Motion Ltd. (RIMM)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Research in Motion Ltd.. His sale prices were between $38.82 and $59.01, with an estimated average price of $45.6. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

RESEARCH IN MOTION is a world leader in the mobile communications market and has a history of developing breakthrough wireless solutions. RIM's portfolio of award-winning products services and embedded technologies are used by thousands of organizations around the world and include the BlackBerry wireless platform the RIM Wireless Handheld product line software development tools radio-modems and software/hardware licensing agreements. Research in Motion Ltd. has a market cap of $33.49 billion; its shares were traded at around $44.64 with a P/E ratio of 16.8 and P/S ratio of 5.57. Research in Motion Ltd. had an annual average earning growth of 83.5% over the past 5 years.

Sold Out: RadiSys Corp. (RSYS)

George Soros sold out his holdings in RadiSys Corp.. His sale prices were between $4.71 and $7.76, with an estimated average price of $5.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

RadiSys Corporation is a leader in computer based building blocks used by original equipment manufacturers for products in the telecommunications and networked equipment markets. Unlike general purpose computers embedded computer solutions are incorporated into systems and equipment to provide a single or a limited number of critical system control functions and are generally integrated into larger automated systems. RadiSys Corp. has a market cap of $170.33 million; its shares were traded at around $6.96 with a P/E ratio of 98.8 and P/S ratio of 0.46.

Sold Out: NASDAQ 100 Trust Series I (QQQQ)

George Soros sold out his holdings in NASDAQ 100 Trust Series I. His sale prices were between $26.63 and $32.84, with an estimated average price of $29.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

PowerShares QQQ formerly known as `QQQ` or the `NASDAQ- 100 Index Tracking Stock` is based on the Nasdaq-100 Index?. The Index includes 100 of the largest domestic and international nonfinancial companies listed on the Nasdaq Stock Market based on market capitalization. The portfolio is rebalanced quarterly and reconstituted annually. NASDAQ 100 Trust Series I has a market cap of $13.49 billion; its shares were traded at around $29.22 . The dividend yield of NASDAQ 100 Trust Series I stocks is 0.55%.

Sold Out: ECHOSTAR CORPORATION (SATS)

George Soros sold out his holdings in ECHOSTAR CORPORATION. His sale prices were between $13.49 and $21.67, with an estimated average price of $16.7. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

ECHOSTAR CORP is a publicly traded company. They intend to operate two primary businesses a digital set-top box business and a fixed satellite services business. Their set-top box business designs develops and distributes set-top boxes and related products for direct-to-home satellite service providers. ECHOSTAR CORPORATION has a market cap of $1.49 billion; its shares were traded at around $15.53 with and P/S ratio of 0.97.

Sold Out: Bank of America Corp. (BAC)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Bank of America Corp.. His sale prices were between $11.21 and $23.63, with an estimated average price of $17.3. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

Bank of America Corp. is one of the world's leading financial services companies. Bank of America provides individuals small businesses and commercial corporate and institutional clients across the United States and around the world new and better ways to manage their financial lives. The company enables customers to do their banking and investing whenever wherever and however they choose. Bank of America Corp. has a market cap of $30.76 billion; its shares were traded at around $4.9 with a P/E ratio of 7.8 and P/S ratio of 0.42. The dividend yield of Bank of America Corp. stocks is 20.88%. Bank of America Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 7.5% over the past 10 years.

Sold Out: Suncor Energy Inc. (SU)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Suncor Energy Inc.. His sale prices were between $16.36 and $23.88, with an estimated average price of $20.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

SUNCOR ENERGY is a world leader in mining and extracting crude oil from the vast oil sands deposits of northern Alberta. They also explore for develop and market natural gas operate a refining and marketing business in Ontario and are actively involved in the development of renewable energy sources to help meet the energy needs of tomorrow. Suncor Energy Inc. has a market cap of $19.54 billion; its shares were traded at around $18.04 with a P/E ratio of 6.3 and P/S ratio of 0.69. The dividend yield of Suncor Energy Inc. stocks is 0.96%. Suncor Energy Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 21.8% over the past 5 years.

Sold Out: Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (SID)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Companhia Siderurgica Nacional. His sale prices were between $8.99 and $13.82, with an estimated average price of $11.5. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

CIA SIDERUR-ADR through the combining of its own mines steel mill railroads ports and service and distribution centers within the scope of its operations makes them the largest integrated steel-making complex in Latin America. Leader of the Brazilian steel industry the company has the capacity to produce 5 million tonnes a year of crude steel. Companhia Siderurgica Nacional has a market cap of $14.68 billion; its shares were traded at around $15.41 with a P/E ratio of 7 and P/S ratio of 2.78. The dividend yield of Companhia Siderurgica Nacional stocks is 5.94%. Companhia Siderurgica Nacional had an annual average earning growth of 90.6% over the past 5 years.

Sold Out: SunTrust Banks Inc. (STI)

George Soros sold out his holdings in SunTrust Banks Inc.. His sale prices were between $22.04 and $41.12, with an estimated average price of $32.7. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

SunTrust Banks Inc. is a commercial banking organization. The company provides a wide range of services to meet the financial needs of its growing customer base in Alabama Florida Georgia Maryland Tennessee Virginia and the District of Columbia. Its primary businesses include traditional deposit and credit services as well as trust and investment services. (Company Press Release) SunTrust Banks Inc. has a market cap of $4.28 billion; its shares were traded at around $7.11 with a P/E ratio of 13.1 and P/S ratio of 0.46. The dividend yield of SunTrust Banks Inc. stocks is 17.87%. SunTrust Banks Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 2.3% over the past 10 years.

Sold Out: Tekelec (TKLC)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Tekelec. His sale prices were between $11.03 and $13.26, with an estimated average price of $12.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

TEKELEC Inc. designs manufactures markets and supports networksystems products diagnostics systems and selected service applications fortelecommunications networks and call centers. The company's customers include telecommunications carriers network service providers equipment manufacturers and call center operations. Tekelec has a market cap of $894.37 million; its shares were traded at around $12.81 with a P/E ratio of 16.9 and P/S ratio of 2.07.

Sold Out: Ticketmaster (TKTM)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Ticketmaster. His sale prices were between $3.82 and $12.09, with an estimated average price of $7.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

TICKETMASTER ENTERTAINMENT consists of Ticketmaster and Front Line Management Group. As the world's leading live entertainment ticketing and marketing company Ticketmaster connects the world to live entertainment. Ticketmaster operates in twenty global markets providing ticket sales ticket resale services marketing and distribution through ticketmaster.com one of the largest e-commerce sites on the Internet; approximately 6700 retail outlets; and 19 worldwide call centers. Ticketmaster has a market cap of $394.76 million; its shares were traded at around $4.66 .

Sold Out: Entergy Corp. (ETR)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Entergy Corp.. His sale prices were between $66.9 and $84.89, with an estimated average price of $79.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

Entergy Corporation engages principally in the following businesses: domestic utility operations power marketing and trading global power development and domestic non-utility nuclear operations. They are a major integrated energy company engaged in power production distribution operations and related diversified services. They are also a leading provider of wholesale energy marketing and trading services as well as an operator of natural gas pipeline and storage facilities. Entergy Corp. has a market cap of $14.07 billion; its shares were traded at around $69.36 with a P/E ratio of 11.3 and P/S ratio of 1.07. The dividend yield of Entergy Corp. stocks is 4.04%. Entergy Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 2.5% over the past 10 years.

Sold Out: Whiting Petroleum Corp. (WLL)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Whiting Petroleum Corp.. His sale prices were between $27.15 and $51.99, with an estimated average price of $37.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

WHITING PETROLEUM CORPORATION a Delaware corporation is an independent oil and gas company that acquires exploits develops and explores for crude oil natural gas and natural gas liquids primarily in the Permian Basin Rocky Mountains Mid-Continent Gulf Coast and Michigan regions of the United States. The Company trades publicly under the symbol WLL on the New York Stock Exchange. Whiting Petroleum Corp. has a market cap of $1.34 billion; its shares were traded at around $26.91 with a P/E ratio of 4.1 and P/S ratio of 1.64.

Sold Out: Payless ShoeSource Inc. (PSS)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Payless ShoeSource Inc.. His sale prices were between $4.73 and $14.44, with an estimated average price of $10.8. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

Payless ShoeSource Inc. is the largest specialty family footwear retailer in the Western Hemisphere dedicated to democratizing fashion and design in footwear and accessories and inspiring fun fashion possibilities for the family at a great value. Payless ShoeSource Inc. has a market cap of $716.66 million; its shares were traded at around $10.46 with a P/E ratio of 7.9 and P/S ratio of 0.24.

Sold Out: Micron Technology Inc. (MU)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Micron Technology Inc.. His sale prices were between $1.87 and $4.71, with an estimated average price of $3.1. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

Micron Technology Inc. has established itself as one of the leading worldwide providers of semiconductor memory solutions. The company's quality memory solutions serve customers in a variety of industries including computer and computer-peripheral manufacturing consumer electronics CAD/CAM telecommunications office automation network and data processing and graphics display. The company's mission is to be the most efficient and innovative global provider of semiconductor memory solutions. Micron Technology Inc. has a market cap of $3.12 billion; its shares were traded at around $3.3 with and P/S ratio of 0.53.

Sold Out: Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. (BWLD)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Buffalo Wild Wings Inc.. His sale prices were between $15.52 and $34.02, with an estimated average price of $25.4. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

Buffalo Wild Wing is an owner operator and franchisor of restaurants featuring a variety of boldly flavored made-to-order menu items including Buffalo New York-style chicken wings spun in one of their signature sauces. The widespread appeal of the Company's concept establishes its restaurants as an inviting neighborhood destination. Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. has a market cap of $404.12 million; its shares were traded at around $29.54 with a P/E ratio of 16.8 and P/S ratio of 1.23. Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 27.6% over the past 5 years.

Sold Out: International Rectifier Corp. (IRF)

George Soros sold out his holdings in International Rectifier Corp.. His sale prices were between $10.2 and $15.44, with an estimated average price of $12.7. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

International Rectifier Corporation is a technology pioneer and a leading designer and manufacturer of power semiconductors that refine electricity from wall outlets or batteries into a more usable form. This process which the company calls power conversion is conceptually similar to refining oil to produce efficient usable fuel. Power conversion reduces costs and enhances the performance and efficiency of electrically powered products. Power conversion can be viewed in four stages: input rectification control switching and output rectification. International Rectifier Corp. has a market cap of $1.02 billion; its shares were traded at around $13.01 with and P/S ratio of 1.04.

Sold Out: HSN Inc. (HSNI)

George Soros sold out his holdings in HSN Inc.. His sale prices were between $1.82 and $9.28, with an estimated average price of $4.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

HSNi owns and operates through its subsidiaries HSN a retailer and interactive lifestyle network offering a broad assortment of products through television home shopping programming on the HSN television network and HSN.com. HSN strives to transform the shopping experience by incorporating experts entertainment inspiration solutions tips and ideas in connection with the sale of products through the HSN television network and HSN.com. HSNi also owns and operates through its subsidiaries the Cornerstone Brands portfolio of catalogs and related websites including Frontgate Ballard Designs Garnet Hill Smith+Noble The Territory Ahead TravelSmith and Improvements as well as a limited number of retail stores. HSN Inc. has a market cap of $295.12 million; its shares were traded at around $4.41 .

Sold Out: Chesapeake Energy Corp. (CHK)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Chesapeake Energy Corp.. His sale prices were between $11.27 and $23.28, with an estimated average price of $18. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

Chesapeake Energy Corp. is an independent oil and gas company engaged in the development exploration acquisition and production of onshore natural gas and oil reserves. Chesapeake owns interests in producing oil and gas wells concentrated in three primary operating areas: the Mid-Continent region of Oklahoma western Arkansas southwestern Kansas and the Texas Panhandle; the Gulf Coast region consisting primarily of the Austin Chalk Trend in Texas and Louisiana and the Tuscaloosa Trend in Louisiana; and the Helmet area of northeastern British Columbia. Chesapeake Energy Corp. has a market cap of $10.97 billion; its shares were traded at around $17.12 with a P/E ratio of 4.4 and P/S ratio of 1.41. The dividend yield of Chesapeake Energy Corp. stocks is 1.66%. Chesapeake Energy Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 19.6% over the past 5 years.

Sold Out: GATX Corp. (GMT)

George Soros sold out his holdings in GATX Corp.. His sale prices were between $22.34 and $32.81, with an estimated average price of $27.8. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

GATX Corporation is a unique finance and leasing company combining asset knowledge and services structuring expertise creative partnering and risk capital to serve customers and partners worldwide. GATX Corporation provides leasing and financial services responsive to the specialized needs of a range of businesses. GATX Corporation specializes in railcar and locomotive operating leasing aircraft operating leasing information technology leasing and venture finance for customers in diverse industrial sectors worldwide. (Company Press Release) GATX Corp. has a market cap of $1.29 billion; its shares were traded at around $21.98 with a P/E ratio of 7.2 and P/S ratio of 0.89. The dividend yield of GATX Corp. stocks is 4.09%.

Sold Out: Frontline Ltd. (FRO)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Frontline Ltd.. His sale prices were between $26.02 and $32.38, with an estimated average price of $29.3. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

FRONTLINE LTD's business strategy is primarily based upon the following principles: emphasising operational safety and quality maintenance for all of its vessels; complying with all current and proposed environmental regulations; outsourcing technical operations and crewing; achieving low operational costs of vessels; achieving high utilisation of its vessels; competitive financing arrangements; and develop relationship to main charterers. Frontline Ltd. has a market cap of $2.22 billion; its shares were traded at around $25.54 with a P/E ratio of 2.9 and P/S ratio of 1.71. The dividend yield of Frontline Ltd. stocks is 7.01%.

Sold Out: CSG Systems International Inc. (CSGS)

George Soros sold out his holdings in CSG Systems International Inc.. His sale prices were between $14 and $17.27, with an estimated average price of $15.6. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

CSG Systems International Inc. is a leading provider of outsourced billing customer care and print and mail solutions and services supporting the North American cable and direct broadcast satellite markets. CSG's solutions support some of the world's largest and most innovative providers of bundled multi-channel video Internet voice and IP-based services. CSG's unique combination of solutions services and expertise ensure that cable and satellite operators can continue to rapidly launch new service offerings improve operational efficiencies and deliver a high-quality customer experience in a competitive and ever-changing marketplace. CSG Systems International Inc. has a market cap of $541.3 million; its shares were traded at around $14.73 with a P/E ratio of 8.9 and P/S ratio of 1.15.

Sold Out: Centennial Communications Corp. (CYCL)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Centennial Communications Corp.. His sale prices were between $2.44 and $8.03, with an estimated average price of $5.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

Centennial Cellular Corp. is one of the largest independent wireless communications providers in the United States and Puerto Rico. The company's wireless telephone systems which include systems utilizing both cellular and personal communications service licenses provide communications services to vehicle-installed and hand-held wireless telephones. Wireless telephone systems are designed to allow for significant mobility of the subscriber. Centennial Communications Corp. has a market cap of $893.98 million; its shares were traded at around $8.22 with a P/E ratio of 29.3 and P/S ratio of 0.89.

Sold Out: ITT Corp. (ITT)

George Soros sold out his holdings in ITT Corp.. His sale prices were between $37.3 and $44.59, with an estimated average price of $42.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

ITT Corporation supplies advanced technology products and services in several growth markets. ITT is a global leader in the transport treatment and control of water wastewater and other fluids. The company plays a vital role in international security through its defense communications and electronics products; space surveillance and intelligence systems; and advanced engineering and related services. It also serves the growing leisure marine and electronic components market with a wide range of products. ITT Corp. has a market cap of $8.11 billion; its shares were traded at around $41.5 with a P/E ratio of 10.6 and P/S ratio of 0.69. The dividend yield of ITT Corp. stocks is 1.57%. ITT Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 10.6% over the past 10 years.

Sold Out: Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc. (AUXL)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc.. His sale prices were between $19.61 and $27.79, with an estimated average price of $22.5. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc. is a specialty pharmaceutical company that develops and markets products for urology and sexual health. Auxilium markets Testim 1% a topical testosterone gel for the treatment of hypogonadism. Auxilium is developing additional Testim line extensions as well as other products for urology and sexual health including an enzyme in Phase II for the treatment of Peyronie's Disease that may also prove useful for the treatment of Dupuytren's Disease. Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc. has a market cap of $1.43 billion; its shares were traded at around $31.43 with and P/S ratio of 14.9.

Sold Out: CarMax Inc. (KMX)

George Soros sold out his holdings in CarMax Inc.. His sale prices were between $6.52 and $10.62, with an estimated average price of $8.6. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

CarMax Group is a subsidiary of Circuit City Stores Inc. The company is one of the nation's largest retailers of brand-name consumer electronics and major appliances and a leading retailer of personal computers and music software. The company is adding value to this industry with a consumer offer that includes extraordinary selection; everyday low prices marked clearly on every car; quality gaurantees; and exceptional customer service. (PRESS RELEASE) CarMax Inc. has a market cap of $2.05 billion; its shares were traded at around $8.81 with a P/E ratio of 29.7 and P/S ratio of 0.25. CarMax Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 21.9% over the past 5 years.

Sold Out: Nasdaq (NDAQ)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Nasdaq. His sale prices were between $16.84 and $32.46, with an estimated average price of $25.1. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

The NASDAQ OMX GROUP Inc. is the world's largest exchange company. It delivers trading exchange technology and public company services across six continents and with over 3900 companies it is number one in worldwide listings among major markets. NASDAQ OMX offers multiple capital raising solutions to companies around the globe including its U.S. listings market; the OMX Nordic Exchange including First North; and the 144A PORTAL Market. The company offers trading across multiple asset classes including equities derivatives debt commodities structured products and ETFs. NASDAQ OMX technology supports the operations of over 60 exchanges clearing organizations and central securities depositories in more than 50 countries. OMX Nordic Exchange is not a legal entity but describes the common offering from Nasdaq OMX exchanges in Helsinki Copenhagen Stockholm Iceland Tallinn Riga and Vilnius. Nasdaq has a market cap of $4.98 billion; its shares were traded at around $20.02 with a P/E ratio of 12 and P/S ratio of 2.05. Nasdaq had an annual average earning growth of 32% over the past 5 years.

Sold Out: iShares Dow Jones US Real Estate Index F (IYR)

George Soros sold out his holdings in iShares Dow Jones US Real Estate Index F. His sale prices were between $26.71 and $46.57, with an estimated average price of $36.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

iShares Dow Jones US Real Estate Index F has a market cap of $379.29 million; its shares were traded at around $26.62 . The dividend yield of iShares Dow Jones US Real Estate Index F stocks is 11.28%.

Sold Out: Kimco Realty Corp. (KIM)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Kimco Realty Corp.. His sale prices were between $11 and $29.04, with an estimated average price of $18.6. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

Kimco Realty Corp. together with its subsidiaries is a self-administered real estate investment trust and is one of the nation's largest owners and operators of neighborhood and community shopping centers. The company's portfolio of property interests includes neighborhood and community shopping center properties regional malls retail store leases parcels of undeveloped land and projects under development. Kimco Realty Corp. has a market cap of $3.54 billion; its shares were traded at around $9.49 with a P/E ratio of 6 and P/S ratio of 5.2. The dividend yield of Kimco Realty Corp. stocks is 13.15%. Kimco Realty Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 1.6% over the past 10 years.

Sold Out: The Bank of New York Mellon Corp. (BK)

George Soros sold out his holdings in The Bank of New York Mellon Corp.. His sale prices were between $25.51 and $32.57, with an estimated average price of $28.1. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

Bank of New York is a bank holding company and one of the world's larger financial institutions. They provide comprehensive financial services to individuals small and mid-sized businesses multinational corporations financial institutions governments and public agencies worldwide. Their products and services are organized into five business lines: Securities Servicing and Global Payment Services Private Client Services and Asset Management Corporate Banking Global Markets and Retail Banking. The Bank of New York Mellon Corp. has a market cap of $32.63 billion; its shares were traded at around $23.13 with a P/E ratio of 8.2 and P/S ratio of 2.65. The dividend yield of The Bank of New York Mellon Corp. stocks is 3.38%. The Bank of New York Mellon Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 3.1% over the past 10 years.

Sold Out: General Growth Properties Inc (GGP)

George Soros sold out his holdings in General Growth Properties Inc. His sale prices were between $0.41 and $6.12, with an estimated average price of $2.3. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

General Growth Properties is one of the oldest and most experienced shopping center owners developers and managers in the United States. It has ownership interests in and management responsibilities for a portfolio of regional shopping malls in numerous states. (Company Press Release) General Growth Properties Inc has a market cap of $216.84 million; its shares were traded at around $0.51 with a P/E ratio of 0.3 and P/S ratio of 0.11. General Growth Properties Inc had an annual average earning growth of 15.8% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated General Growth Properties Inc the business predictability rank of 3.5-star.

Sold Out: AlcatelLucent (ALU)

George Soros sold out his holdings in AlcatelLucent. His sale prices were between $1.86 and $2.71, with an estimated average price of $2.2. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

Alcatel builds next generation networks delivering integrated end-to-end voice and data communications solutions to established and new carriers as well as enterprises and consumers worldwide. The companythe world leader in ADSL1 equipment has expanded ts ADSL modem line with the launch of the Speed TouchTM IAD? offering Voice over ADSL service. Working on an existing copper telephone line ADSL's transmission speed is up to 200times faster than today's analog modems. AlcatelLucent has a market cap of $4.31 billion; its shares were traded at around $1.6 with and P/S ratio of 0.17.

Sold Out: Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Amazon.com Inc.. His sale prices were between $37.87 and $57.24, with an estimated average price of $49. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

Amazon.com Inc. seeks to be the world's most customer-centric company where customers can find and discover anything they may want to buy online. The company lists unique items in categories such as books music DVDs videos consumer electronics toys camera and photo items software computer and video games tools and hardware lawn and patio items kitchen products and wireless products. Amazon.com Inc. has a market cap of $28.54 billion; its shares were traded at around $61.67 with a P/E ratio of 43.3 and P/S ratio of 1.49.

Sold Out: Extreme Networks Inc. (EXTR)

George Soros sold out his holdings in Extreme Networks Inc.. His sale prices were between $1.71 and $2.28, with an estimated average price of $1.9. The impact to his portfolio due to this sale was less than 0.01%.

Extreme Networks Inc. is a leading provider of a next generation of switching solutions that meet the increasing needs of enterprise local area networks internet service providers and content providers. The key advantages of its Layer 3 switching solutions are increased performance the ability to easily grow in size as customer needs change flexible allocation of network resources ease of use and lower cost of ownership. These advantages are obtained through the use of custom semiconductors known as ASICs in its products and through hardware and software designs. Extreme Networks Inc. has a market cap of $191.06 million; its shares were traded at around $1.83 with a P/E ratio of 33.3 and P/S ratio of 0.53.


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