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Alzheimer’s Data Pumps Medivation & Neurochem (MDVN, NRMX)

Some new data is helping two small biotech stocks today at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference on Prevention of Dementia in Washington, DC.  The latest figure showed 26.6 million people ...
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TD AMERITRADE (AMTD): S.A.C. & JANA Outline Benefits For Merger Pressure

Stock Tickers: AMTD, ETFC, SCHW, IBKRS.A.C. and JANA have issued a response to TD AMERITRADE's (AMTD-NASDAQ) noting that this was not necessarily the best time to pursue a combination.  Of ...
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What Starbucks (SBUX) Could Learn From McDonald’s (MCD)

McDonald's (MCD) credited much of its same store improvement to it co-promotion with animated hit movie "Shrek III". The fast food chain said global sales at stores open over a ...
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Can A Genentech Upgrade Fix Its Woes? (DNA)

This morning shares of Genentech (DNA-NYSE) are trading up 1.3% at just under $76.00 after a Deutsche Bank upgrade on the stock.  Shares closed at $74.90 yesterday and even traded ...
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Einstein Noah Returns to NASDAQ With Shares Offering Effective (BAGL, NWRG)

last night, Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Inc. today announced the pricing of a public offering of 5,000,000 shares of its common stock at $18.00 per share.  This is the old ...
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Cramer’s Sell Block, Different & Humbling (MNST) (June 7, 2007)

Tonight was Cramer's big weekly SELL BLOCK feature.  He briefly mnoted some stocks but said those don't really matter in the big picture.  He said he missed the really big ...
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Cramer Stomachs Sticking With NYSE (NYX)

Cramer has said he's been a big backer of NYSE Euronext (NYX-NYSE) and was up on it early, but it has been a disaster since he named it his #1 ...
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Cramer’s New Oil & Gas Play (XTO)

Jim Cramer on tonight's MAD MONEY has an oil stock pick since the energy companies are not reinvesting in exploration and wildcatting.  One oil company that exploits higher oil prices ...
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Cramer’s Bullish Picks (June 7, 2007)

On today's STOP TRADING segment on CNBC, Jim Cramer didn't spend too much time talking about the big drops we have seen in the markets in the last 3 days.  ...
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CMGI Profit Taking Is Logical, But The Story Is Still Alive (CMGI, ICGE, SFE)

CMGI Inc. (CMGI-NASDAQ) is down another 5% in trading today, yet it really is acting like it is just follow-on profit taking and more of a buyers-strike than it does ...
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Wal-Mart Public Criticism & Activism Still Sharp (WMT)

We have noted that certain activist organizations may never be able to be appeased.  That is life.  Wal-Mart Watch is out with their criticisms against Wal-Mart (WMT-NYSE) today noting how ...
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Almost 52-Week Lows: Some Key Ethanol Stocks

Stock Tickers: PEIX, VSE, XNL, ADM, CLNE, ANDE, USBE, AVRWith oil prices remaining high, with politicians noting ethanol ahead of the Iowa caucus, and with OPEC threatening no new development ...
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Not All May Retail Stores Were Weak (COST, KSS, JWN, JOSB, SKS, ZUMZ, PSUN, SHRP)

Despite an earnings warnings out of Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) earlier this week and despite some perceived softness at Wal-Mart (WMT), there were actually some retail winners that posted ...
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Ocean Power Tech (OPTT) First Contract Award Since IPO

After what was deemed a botched IPO, Ocean Power Tech. (OPTT-NASDAQ) has issued its first contract award press release since coming public.  The company has been awarded a US $1.7 ...
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Cramer’s New ‘Four Horsemen of Technology’

Stock Tickers: MSFT, INTC, DELL, CSCO, GOOG, AAPL, RIMM, AMZNOn tonight's MAD MONEY on CNBC, Jim Cramer has some names to fall back on after you have two bad tape ...
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