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Media Digest December 13, 2006 Reuters, NYTimes, WSJ, FT

Stocks:  (HD)(AAPL)(GS)(HPQ)(YHOO)(IBM)(EBAY)(GE)According to Reuters, Home Depot has bought Chinese home improvement retailer The Home Way.Reuters writes that GE Aviation has reached a $550 million deal with Shanghai Airlines.Reuters also writes ...
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Tuesday’s Top Biotech and Medical Stocks

From BioHealth InvestorBiotechnologyNUTRITION 21 INC [NXXI] +17.86% HALOZYME THERAPEUTIC [HTI] +12.74% BIONOVO INC [BNVI.OB] +12.50% DISCOVERY LABS INC [DSCO] +9.61% SENESCO TECH [SNT] +8.41% Diagnostic SubstancesVALERA PHARMACEUTICA [VLRX] +45.47% EPIX ...
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Adverse Events Reporting and Supplements

From BioHealth Investorby Mark S. SenakAs reported earlier this week, S.3546 - the Dietary and Supplement and Nonprescription Drug Consumer Act was passed by the Senate on December 6. Subsequently, ...
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Cramer Calls Up 3 IPO’s for This Week (Story 2)

ON tonight's MAD MONEY, Cramer featured the IPO frenzy.  He already reviewed IPGP, so he also discussed Guidance Software (GUID). Everyone is fascinated with IPO's, but Cramer says he will ...
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Cramer Calls Up 3 IPO’s for This Week

On tonight's MAD MONEY, Cramer featured the IPO frenzy.Everyone is fascinated with IPO's, but Cramer says he will tell you which to buy and which to sell and prices to ...
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Consumed Consumers: Does Best Buy Signal an End to the Consumption Boom?

By Willaim Trent, CFA of Stock Market BeatStocks: (BBY)Given the pile of carcasses left behind by other pundits who have attempted to call an end to the consumer’s willingness to ...
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A Meak Cramer on STOP TRADING

On today's STOP TRADING segment CNBC, Jim Cramer noted the Fed, but he really hit options again as weighing on the market.  He said Nucor (NUE) and Best Buy (BBY) ...
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Cramer: Illogical Issues Winning Over Fundamentals

Is this a change from Cramer on his stance on Big Pharma?  He is saying Pharma isn't working this morning in TheStreet.com video today.He said options are driving trading instead ...
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Merck Wants Out Of Pfizer’s Shadow

Stocks:  (MRK)(PFE)Merck, along with most Big Pharma, wants to get as far away from the blast of Pfizer's failed cholesterol drug launch as possible.To that end, MRK announced that it ...
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Starbuck’s Gets Off Track (SBUX)

Starbuck's stock is trading at about $36, which is almost exactly where it was six months ago. The stock traded under $10 five years ago, so it really acted like ...
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Best Buy: Wal-Mart Collateral Damage

Stocks:  (BBY)(WMT)(TGT)(COST)Best Buy reported earnings and Wall St. was disappointed. Revenue came in fine, up over 15% to almost $8.5 billion. But, EPS was $.31 and investors wanted $.35. The ...
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Red Hat Completes its Transition to the NYSE….Why?

Stock Tickers: RHT, RHAT, MSFT, ORCL, NOVLRed Hat, the leader of a standalone Linux O/S and Office Suite for in-store boxed software suites, has completed its transition from a NASDAQ ...
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Goldman Sachs Indicating Lower After Earnings

Goldman Sachs (GS) posted earnings this morning at $6.59 on a diluted basis, but the number before items is a tad higher at $6.77 EPS,  The street was looking for ...
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Media Digest Decmber 12, 2006 Reuters, NYTimes, WSJ, FT

Stocks:  (MSFT)(YHOO)(TXN)(BRCOM)(QCOM)(C)According to Reuters, the Nasdaq has launched a $5.3 billion hostile bid for the London Stock Exchange. Reuters writes that Microsoft has begun tests of its new voice over ...
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Analyzing Chevron (CVX)

By Yaser Anwar, CSC of Equity Investment IdeasFor 3rd Q Chevron earnings of US$5.0 billion. Upstream earnings were US$3.5 billion, up US$200 million over the same period last year. CVX's ...
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