Well some days I carry some margin debt and most days I don't. But I don't think Schwab would liquidate the MGN or anything else against my wishes as long as I am on top of the situation. They only do that with people who violate the margin agreement and then ignore their calls.
DJ MARKET TALK: CreditSights: Copper Prices To Remain Strong 1612 GMT [Dow Jones] CreditSights look for copper prices to "remain above historic averages," according to a mid-year review. They express concern about anticipated additions to supply in the second half of 2005, with producers trying to take advantage of high prices. Still, "any price deterioration may be limited," they say. Inventories at public exchanges are at 30-year lows and prices are in backwardation. "The economies in the United States and China continue to underpin copper demand despite European weakness," says analyst Andrew Brady. (ALS)