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Merck Putting Vioxx Behind It (MRK)(PFE)

Vioxx lawsuit could drag on for years, even a decade. But, Merck is looking ahead. It confirmed 2006 guidance and said that 2007 would be in the range Wall St. ...
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Media Digest 12/6/2006 Reuters, FT, NY TImes, WSJ

Stocks:  (YHOO)(AIG)(NWS)(QCOM)(NOK)(LEH)According to Reuters, Yahoo! CFO Sue Decker will be promoted to run much of the company. The current COO and other manageers will leave.Reuters writes that Bridgestone, the Japanese ...
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Biotech Landmark Study Finds Challenges to Industry

From BioHealth InvestorBayBio, Northern California'a leading biotechnology industry organization, published its landmark study BayBio: IMPATCT 2007.What does Northern California know about the state of biotechnology? That region alone is home ...
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Searching for Values in the Drug Stock Universe

By Chad Brand of Peridot CapitalistNot too long ago I wrote about pharmaceutical giant Pfizer (PFE) and how it trades at a seemingly steep discount to its peer group, and ...
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Recapping Cramer’s Calls From Tuesday DEC 5, 2006

Yesterday, Jim Cramer had a fairly busy day on the markets.He noted that now Sirius (SIRI) really needs to merge or they are done for after their warning; he also ...
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Cramer on Timberland as a Takeover Target

Before CNBC's MAD MONEY ended, Cramer evaluated Timberland (TBL) as a potential takeover target for VF Corp (VFC). He noted that TBL is not so big and that VFC could ...
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How Sirius & XM Would Look As a Merged Company

This story was originally posted at 5:00PM EST earlier today.  No data has been changed or altered.While many are guessing orspeculating on a merger between XM Satellite (XMSR) and Sirius(Satellite ...
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Cramer’s Conservative Side of “The Stent Trade”

On tonight's MAD MONEY show on CNBC, Cramer also reviewed using your own risks and emotions to make money after his BSX recommendation.  This all depends on if you are ...
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Cramer Has a Stent Trade

On tonight's MAD MONEY show on CNBC, Cramer reviewed what the state of the stent market will be.There is a meeting Thursday at the FDA where the FDA is going ...
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How Sirius & XM Would Look As a Merged Company

While many are guessing or speculating on a merger between XM Satellite (XMSR) and Sirius (Satellite Radio (SIRI), very few have shown what a combined company would look like and ...
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WorldSpace Founders File to Sell Shares

WorldSpace (WRSP) has filed to sell 3.008 million shares on behalf of shareholders, but these are essentially founder-shares.  The shares are subject to options issued by the predecessor corporation, so ...
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Cramer touts Oil

On todays STOP TRADING! segment on CNBC, Jim Cramer noted the oil stocks as going higher because they have been buying back stock so much. ExxonMobil (XOM) can clearly go ...
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Target To Double Sales? Nope

Stocks:  (TGT)(WMT)Research firms are wonderful. They can grab headlines with all sorts of predictions.Consulting firm Retail Forward says that Target will double its revenue between now and 2010. That would ...
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XM: A Silver Lining (XMSR)(SIRI)

XM and GM today announced that GM plans to build more than 1.8 million cars with factory installed XM receivers. On a day when Sirius is down 6% to $3.91 ...
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Cramer Back to Endorsing Share Buybacks

I didn't think he would go back to this, but Cramer is actually back in favor of discussing "Share Buyback Plans" from companies as being a catalyst.You can watch his ...
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