Academy Award fever has hit the HSX: Traders were hot for recent Golden (Globe) boy Benicio Del Toro and Oscar contender Michael Douglas, eagerly trafficking in their so-called StarBonds. And though Kim Basinger’s not up for a prize this year, apparently it was buzz over her marital woes that made her a hot property.
HSX MARKET WATCH
1 BENICIO DEL TORO 355,926 shares traded
2 KEANU REEVES 261,272 shares
3 MICHAEL DOUGLAS 224,430 shares
4 KIM BASINGER 223,006 shares
5 MEL GIBSON 189,663 shares
SOURCE: HOLLYWOOD STOCK EXCHANGE (HSX.COM); NUMBER OF SHARES TRADED FOR WEEK OF JAN. 29-FEB. 4