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Edmunds, the car research firm, comes out with projections of US monthly vehicle sales a few days before the car companies announce. The numbers are usually pretty good.Domestic sales are ...
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Goldman Sachs Research Summary (JAN 25, 2007) (part 1)

Earnings estimates raised on AngloGold (AU), Newmont Mining (NEM), Paraxel (PRXL), Affiliated Managers (AMG), Unisys (UIS), Air Products (APD), Praxair (PX), Ethan Allen (ETH), ConocoPhillips (COP), Tidewater (TDW), AllianceBernstein (AB), ...
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Ford’s Awful Numbers: Getting Smaller Won’t Work

Ford's (F) fourth quarter report was nothing short of a disaster.The company lost $5.8 billion. Excluding restructuring costs, the number was $2.1 billion. Worldwide automotive revenue for the quarter were ...
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Detroit Ostrich Farm: Welfare Lines For Workers, Bonuses For Bosses

Ford's (F) reputation for stupidity may not have been mitigated by Bill Ford stepping down as CEO and a senior executive's decision not use the company plane for free to ...
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Media Digest 1/25/2007 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Barron’s

According to Reuters, Nintendo's net for the last nine months rose over 43% on the strength of sales of its DS handheld device.Reuters reports that a press piece in Nikkei ...
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Wednesday’s Top Biotech and Medical Stocks

From BioHealth InvestorBiotechnologyNEUROBIOLOGICAL TECH [NTII] +8.26% INTROGEN THERAPEU [INGN] +7.89% CYTRX CP [CYTR] +7.86% IMMUNE RESPONSE CORP [IMRP.OB] +6.16% EMERGENT BIOSOLUTION [EBS] +6.12% Diagnostic SubstancesCOLEY PHARMACEUTICAL [COLY] +10.26% RG GLBL ...
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Expert Panel Urges Change to Birth Control Pill Studies

From BioHealth Investorby H.S. AyoubBioHealth Investor.comMany would be surprised to learn that obese women are excluded from birth control trials. In today's society especially, obesity is an ever increasing statistic.It ...
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Cramer Predicts Private Equity Buys Gap Inc (GPS) For $25.00

On tonight's MAD MONEY on CNBC, Cramer says that Gap Inc. (GPS-NYSE) keeps saying "I'm going higher!"  He says it's a triple buy even though it is the worst of ...
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Did AeroVironment Go From Hot to Cold Already?

AeroVironment (AVAV-NASDAQ) sure lost its momentum if you consider that it was a hot issue with a 50% premium.  It opened up about 50% from teh pricing yesterday at $25.00 ...
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Cramer’s Two Chip Buys

On today's STOP TRADING segment on CNBC, Jim Cramer said, "What a tape!"....He thinks Level 3 (LVLT) up, Blockbuster (BBI) up....also Goldman Sachs (GS) as his $300 target price tag ...
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BAIT SHOP UPDATE: First Community Bancorp

First Community Bancorp (FCBP) did show us the new financials last night, and this was important because they have been such an acquisition machine and staying positive required having faith ...
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Charlie Gasparino Reports More on Why Chuck Prince Needs to Leave Citigroup

Stock Tickers: C, BAC, NYX, JPMCharlie Gasparino on CNBC was reporting today is that the leadership of Citigroup (C-NYSE) by Chuck Prince is lacking, and he'll be out in the ...
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Can a Super Bowl Ad Pump infoUSA (IUSA)?

infoUSA (IUSA) is a stock that has sort of been quiet and almost forgotten on Wall Street, from an investor view anyhow.  The stock is up 0.5% today at $12.13 ...
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Conoco’s Results, Not Bad

ConocoPhillips (COP) reported earnings of $3.2 billion down from $3.68 billion in the same quarter a year ago. Revenue fell sharply from $51.3 billion to $41.5 billion.But, oil did spike ...
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McDonald’s Numbers, Too Good To Be True

McDonald's numbers for 2006, and especially the fourth quarter, were extraordinary.In the last quarter of the year, revenue rose 11% to $5.634 billion. Income from continuing operations was up 26% ...
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