Nanex ~ 05-Oct-2012 ~ Kraft M.O.
M.O. stands for Modus
operandi - a term used to describe someone's habits or manner of working,
their method of operating or functioning.
On October 3, 2012, an event in the stock of Kraft (KRFT) caused a
we covered here.
But what hasn't been reported, is that
this same stock had similar issues just days
earlier. We reported on 2 of
but decided it was worth bringing them all together in the charts below. Each chart
plot trades color coded by reporting exchange at 1 second intervals, and shows about
18 minute of trading.
Note that the
symbol for Kraft changed from KRFTV to KRFT on October 2, 2012.
1. September 17, 2012 ~ KRFTV
2. September 28, 2012 ~ KRFTV
3. October 1, 2012 ~ KRFTV
4. October 2, 2012 ~ KRFT
5. October 3, 2012 ~ KRFT
This is the one that whipped the media into a frenzy.
6. Click through the stack of 33 charts showing details of the events and other questionable trading activity in Kraft.