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Anything Brewing in Empire Resources?

What happened in Empire Resources Inc. (ERS-AMEX) shares today?  We often screen for small cap metals-related companies and this one was a head scratcher today to more than just us.  ...
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Amazon Goes Insane

Amazon (AMZN) rallied into the close. Shares closed up over 2.7% at $38.70. And, then the big online retailer beat. Revenue hit $3.99 billion compared to estimates of $3.78 billion. ...
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Does Nickelodeon & Crocs Make Sense?

Crocs, Inc. (CROX-NASDAQ) announced that it has entered into a creative licensing agreement with Nickelodeon.  So the shoe-fad is partnering with one of the top entertainment brand for kids.  This ...
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Cramer on Earnings (GOOG, CMCSA, UA)

On today's STOP TRADING segment on CNBC, Jim Cramer said there is instantreaction to a whole group of stocks.  MSNT/BA/ADM.....he said it's a fulcrum day and he's extremely bullish.  3 ...
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GM Sales Dropped, But Shares Unphased

General Motors (GM-NYSE) sales were down at -19.7%, but while it was worse than expected the shares are actually up marginally (very marginally). Total January 2007 US auto sales out ...
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Honda’s Tough Month

Sales for Honda (HMC) in the US only rose 2.4% in January, hitting 100,790. Oddly enough, truck sales rose 15.7% to 47,378. Detroit's auto companies have been struggling in the ...
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Toyota Slows, A Little: Jan Car Sales

Toyota's (TM) US sales were up only 9.5%. That is "only" in like the Detroit car companies would die for the number. But, some forecasts had Toyota's sales up over ...
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Ford Bleeds, To Death, Jan Sales Off

Ford's (F) sales in January fell 18.9%. That's right, and it must have been very hard to do.Research firm Edmunds said that Ford's sales could be down 20% for the ...
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Chrysler Beats The Devil: Jan Sales Rise

Pundits thought Chrysler's (DCX) sales would drop in January from the same month a year ago, Well, opps. DaimlerChrysler's US sales moved up 3% to 173,377. Sales of the Chrysler ...
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No Amount Of News Seems To Move Sirius Or XM

So far this year Sirius Satellite Radio's (SIRI) stock is down about 1% and XM's (XMSR) is off 6%. Looking back a whole year, both are off double digits.The news, ...
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Exxon Impresses: Making Money As Oil Falls

Oil prices have not exactly been on a roll, but Exxon (XOM) has been. Despite a drop in prices from $78 a barrel to well under $60, XOM turned in ...
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Comcast: Good Results, But A Miss

Comcast (CMCSA) tripled its net year-over-previous-year in its most recent quarter. The figure rose to $390 million. Revenue jumped to $7.03 billion. Wall St. wanted more: $7.13 billion. So, Comcast's ...
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Media Digest 2/1/2007 Reuters, NYTimes, WSJ, Barron’s, FT

According to Reuters, Google's (GOOG) profit nearly tripled in the last quarter, but revenue improvements did not sit well enough with investors.Reuters reports that the Nikkei newpaper wrotes that the ...
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Wednesday’s Top Biotech and Medical Stocks

From BioHealth InvestorBiotechnologyIDERA PHARMACEUTICAL [IDP] +9.90% BIONOVO INC [BNVI.OB] +9.20% CHELSEA THERAPEUTICS [CHTP] +9.00% CURIS INC [CRIS] +7.58% MICROMET INC [MITI] +5.78% Diagnostic SubstancesPALATIN TECH INC [PTN] +13.66% AVALON PHARMACEUTIC ...
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HIV Protection Trial Halted Due to Increase Risk of…HIV!

by H.S. AyoubBioHealth Investor.comShares of Canadian firm Polydex Pharmaceuticals (POLYXF) absolutely sank more than 50% on Wednesday as the company announced that phase III trials of Ushercell, a topical microbicide ...
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