Business

The Business Day In Global Warming (MCEL, ASTI, CSUN, CPST, CMGI, USEY)

Senator Joe Lieberman and Senator John Warner introduce the Climate Security Act to aim for 50% carbon emission reduction in the U.S...... by 2050.Lazard Capital gets even more bullish on ...
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Lazard Gets More Bullish on Solar (STP, SPWR)

Sanjay Shrestha, Managing Director and Senior Analyst of Alternative Energy & Industrials at Lazard Capital Markets has maintained his positive stance on solar companies.  Suntech is scheduled to report 3Q07 ...
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Big Citigroup (C) Bail-Out Fund Already In Trouble

Several banks with troubled fixed income and mortgage securities are making the rounds to raise $80 billion to $100 billion to build a fund to buy some of this distressed ...
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Media Digest 10/19/2007 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Barron’s

According to Reuters, Google's (GOOG) quarterly profit rose 46%.Reuters writes that Warren Buffett has sold his entire stake in PetroChina (PTR)Reuters writes that Microsoft (MSFT) says that its may make ...
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Nektar Crushed Under Pfizer’s Boot (NKTR, PFE)

Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) is seeing shares hitting 52-week lows after its pharmaceutical partner Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) unexpectedly said it would end its involvement in inhaled diabetes drug Exubera and return ...
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Hershey…. Going The Wrong Direction (HSY)

Hershey (NYSE:HSY) posted a dismal earnings report.  If lower sales didn't make it bad, higher material costs and higher marketing costs made it worse.  The candy maker posted EPS of ...
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Media Digest 10/18/2007 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT,Barron’s

Accoriding to Reuters, Sony (SNE) will launch a cheaper version of its PS3 in the US in hopes of taking market share from Microsoft (MSFT) and Nintendo.Reuters writes that British ...
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Fox Business News Covers 24/7 Wall St.

Fox Business News just launched this Monday and many are referring to it as Rupert Murdoch's answer to both CNBC and to Bloomberg TV. This just got sent to us ...
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What Quality Problem? Toyota (TM) Recalls 470,000 Vehicles

Recently, the signs on the road have looked bad for Toyota (TM). The last Consumer Reports survey of vehicle reliability dropped the biggest Japanese car company to third place after ...
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Washington Mutual Earnings Slaughterhouse (WM)

Washington Mutual Inc. (NYSE:WM) posted earnings after today's close, and as you'd expect there was a severe drop compared to 2006.  The lender posted earnings per share of $0.23, down ...
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IPO Filing: Forum Oilfield Technologies

Forum Oilfield Technologies, Inc. has registered to sell up to $345 Million in common stock via an initial public offering.  So far in the filing it only lists Credit Suisse ...
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Citi Woes Continue….Thanks To Mr. Prince (C, JPM)

Citigroup (NYSE:C) shares have spent most of the day in the tank after three straight down-days in the stock.  In fact, todays intraday lows were actually 52-week lows.  Conversely, JPMorgan ...
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Are USA Today Results Sending NYT To 52-Week Low?

Gannett (GCI) announced Q3 results today along with details on revenue for September. Total operating revenues for the company were $1.81 billion in the third quarter compared to $1.88 billion ...
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Heelys Blows The Tires Off (HLYS)

If you've ever heard shoes referred to "wheels" in slang that isn't really slang for Heelys Inc. (NASDAQ:HLYS), which makes the wheeled shoes for kids.  This was a fairly hot ...
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Medarex Hit With Sell Rating (MEDX, BMY)

Medarex (NASDAQ:MEDX) is seeing shares being hit by a research note where Banc of America initiated coverage with a "SELL" rating.  This is a fairly thin volume stock in pre-market ...
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