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312: A Compassionate Conservative

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Virginia Hilda Brunette Maxwell Bottomley, Baroness Bottomley of Nettlestone, PC, DL (néeGarnett, born 12 March 1948) is a British Conservative Party politician. She was a Member of Parliament(MP) in the House of Commons from 1984 to 2005. She was raised to the peerage in 2005. Considered to be a “One Nation Conservative“, Bottomley is a Life Member of the Tory Reform Group.

irginia Hilda Brunette Maxwell Garnett was born in Dunoon, Scotland to W. John Garnett, former director of what was then called The Industrial Society, and Barbara Rutherford-Smith, a teacher and elected Conservative member of the Inner London Education Authority. Her paternal aunt was LabourGreater London Council Member Margaret (Peggy) Jay. She first met Peter Bottomley, her future husband, when she was 12 years old; they wed in 1967.

Bottomley was educated at Putney High School, an independent school for girls in Putney in south-west London, before going up to the University of Essex (BA). She later graduated from the London School of Economics with the degree of Master of Arts (MA). She began her working life as a social scientist, researcher for Child Poverty Action Group, social worker, magistrate (Justice of the Peace), and Chairman of the Inner London Juvenile Court.[citation n

She was a member of the Supervisory Board of Akzo Nobel NV from 2000–12, an NED on BUPA 2007–2013 and currently Smith and Nephew and a Trustee of The Economist Newspaper. As part of her pro-bono activities, Virginia is Chancellor of the University of Hull and Governor of the London School of Economics. She is a member of the UK Advisory Council of the International Chamber of Commerce. She has been Chair of the Board Practice at executive head-hunting firm Odgers Berndtson since 2000

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July 13, 2015 at 9:13 pm

July 2015 Stocks To Short

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Company name Symbol  Market cap  P/E ratio  52w price change (%)  Gross margin (%)  EBITDA margin (%)
American Capital Agency Corp. AGNC 6.85B -14.55 -217.57 -232.43
China Xingbang Industry Group Inc CXGP 1.46B -2,325.64 -6,002.32
Corindus Vascular Robotics Inc CVRS 430.13M -67.10 -934.78
Ener-Core Inc ENCRD 741.69M -34.79 -975.23
Erin Energy Corp ERN 744.70M -9.45 -174.64 -244.03
Hortonworks Inc HDP 1.05B -48.56 -311.61
InVitae Corp NVTA 467.43M -202.47 -1,991.79
Plug Power Inc PLUG 443.60M -43.30 -6.86 -53.65
PowerShares DB Com Indx Trckng Fund(ETF) DBC 2.98B -34.82 -3,100.49 -3,100.49
ProShares UltraShort S&P500 (ETF) SDS 1.28B -17.34 -2,780.93 -2,809.17
Spark Therapeutics Inc ONCE 1.52B -637.34 -983.27
Vivint Solar Inc VSLR 1.10B -170.18 -492.58
iShares S&P GSCI Commodity-Indexed (ETF) GSG 786.31M -40.59 -1,873.15 -1,873.15


Company name Symbol  Market cap  P/E ratio  Div yield (%)  52w price change (%)
Brandywine Realty Trust BDN-E 2.47B 483.51
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co BMYMP 113.74B 833.05
Diplomat Pharmacy Inc DPLO 2.79B 1,146.22
FCB Financial Holdings Inc FCB 1.27B 415.78
HomeAway, Inc. AWAY 2.82B 415.30 -12.36
Huntington Bancshares Incorporated HBANP 9.14B 1,781.12
Interpublic Group of Companies Inc INPGP 7.40B 2,232.99
Manchester United PLC MANU 2.80B 10,466.67 -1.01
NetGear, Inc. NTGR 1.01B 1,779.93 -15.92
Pitney Bowes Inc. PBOWP 4.26B 365.33
Safeway Inc. SWY 8.09B 304.34
St. Joe Co JOE 1.57B 908.55 -29.06
Univar Inc UNVR 3.44B 1,432.47
Universal Corp UVVZP 1.32B 331.12
Webster Financial Corporation WSRFP 3.44B 664.68
Zions Bancorporation ZIONP 5.53B 622.98