Month: <span>January 2008</span>

Motorola’s (NYSE: MOT) shares were halted. Then the company announced what many on Wall St. had expected. Its board will look at whether not the company should exit the cell phone business. The...
Goole Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) has posted its earnings and the results came in at $4.43 non-GAAP EPS on revenues of $3.39 Billion on an ex-TAC basis, and these are not going to greatly received since Wall...
Cadence Design Systems (CDNS) posts bad numbers and gets downgrades. Falls to $9.90 from 52-week high of $24.90. Accuray (ARAY) The radiosurgery device maker reported disappointing fiscal...
Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) has unveiled a new device today and this looks like many consumers will interpret it as a shot right across the bow of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL).  These are actually...
Everyone knew homebuilders would turn one day and when they turned it would be fast and in a flurry of buying volume.  Much of this may attributed to short covering, but much is because the good...
As it to confirm what a disaster its acquisition of NexTel has been, Sprint (S) will write-off as much as $31 billion in goodwill related to the deal. According to Reuters Sprint "might have to...
Shares of Brinks Co. (NYSE: BCO) are up significantly after today earnings report.  We have been behind Brinks for several months now, and it is still an active stock on our Special Situation...
A hedge fund is claiming that Countrywide Financial (NYSE: CFC) is selling itself too cheaply to Bank of America (NYSE: BAC).  SRM GLOBAL FUND GENERAL PARTNER LIMITED has filed a Schedule...
Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE: UA) posted its earnings this morning, and some might be breathing a sigh of relief that the stock is only down marginally.  The sporting apparel maker posted Q4-2007...
In the fourth quarter, The New York Times (NYT) missed Wall St. estimates for EPS and revenue. EPS came in at $.44 compared to $.48. Revenue was $867 compared to estimates at $882. The additional...
The American Stock Exchange launched trading yesterday in a new exchange traded fund that tracks small cap stocks in China.  It launched the Claymore/AlphaShares China Small Cap Index ETF (Amex:...
One of the things Ford (F) CEO Alan Mulally wanted to do at the car company was cut the use of incentives. They can cost auto firms as much as $5,000 per vehicle. Average incentive per car runs about...
Alliance Data Systems Corp. (NYSE: ADS) is seeing shares surge in pre-market trading this morning.  Alliance is suing Blackstone Group (NYSE: BX) over the likely merger failure.  Alliance...
Goldman Sachs is making a key change in the gold sector this morning.  The investment banking giant is adding Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold (NYSE: FCX) to the Americas Conviction Buy...
These are not all of the pre-market research calls during a busy earnings morning, but these are the top calls that 247WallSt.com is looking at: Adobe Systems (NASDAQ: ADBE) downgraded to...