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Oil Outlook- Part 2: Demand Side

By Yaser Anwar, CSC of Equity Investment IdeasLast week I talked about Oil Outlook- Part 1: Supply Side. This week, I'll be talking about the 'Demand Side' and issues affecting ...
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How Sirius & XM Would Look As a Merged Company (Revision)

The New York Post today wrote that a Sirius (SIRI) merger with XM (XMSR) could be announced as early as today.While many are guessing or speculating on a merger between ...
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Media Digest 2/19/2006 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Barron’s

According to Reuters, DaimlerChrysler (DCX) shares hit a five year high on a possible sale of its Chrysler unit.The Wall Street Journal writes that Citigroup (C) is considering listing on ...
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Osiris: Promising Stem Cell Research, Questionable Management

by H.S. AyoubBioHealth Investor.comWhile investors must research the history of any company's management and executives, it is even more imperative in the biotech industry.Cutting edge medical research is both risky ...
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YouTube’s “Mafia Shake Down”

According to CNNMoney, Google's (GOOG) is only offering anti-piracy software to content owners who have a commercial deal with the huge video sharing site. YouTube says that locating pirated material ...
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Could XM & SIRIUS Merge Before Earnings?

Sirius Satellite Radio (SIRI-NASDAQ) and XM Satellite Radio (XMSR-NASDAQ) are both 1 week from earnings:  SIRI reports early morning on February 27 and XMSR reports on February 26 early morning.  ...
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Barron’s February 17, 2007 Issue

According to Barron's, Alcoa (AA) could fetch $40 billion. BHP Billiton (BHP) and Rio TInto are both possible bidders.Share in Sotheby's (BID) are still hot. The number of people with ...
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Friday’s Top Biotech and Medical Stocks

From BioHealth InvestorBiotechnologyINSMED INC [INSM] +16.83% ONYX PHARM INC [ONXX] +12.35% ACORDA THERAPEUTICS [ACOR] +8.54% ORTHOLOGIC CP [OLGC] +8.50% LEV PHARMACEUTICALS [LEVP.OB] +7.36% Diagnostic SubstancesNYMOX PHARM CORP [NYMX] +9.41% REMOTEMDX ...
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With GM In The Game, What Is Chrysler Worth? $6 Billion To $7 Billion (Revised)

Word is travelling around Wall St. that GM might be a buyer for Chrysler. Automotive News reports that talks are active and the new company could command almost 40% of ...
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Are Sirius Common Shares Worthless? (Revised 2)

Further speculation about a merger between XM and SIrius pushed the shares of XMSR much higher this week. But, how much of a combined company could SIRI shareholders get?Sirius (SIRI) ...
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Viacom Makes The Case That IFILM Is Its YouTube (Revised)

Management at Viacom (VIA) property IFILM is making the case that they may not need YouTube. IFILM already has video-sharing features, video blogs, films, video ads, and TV. The video ...
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The Ford Recover Falters: Have Ford Common Shareholders Been Wiped Out? (Revised)

CNN Money reports the Ford is missing almost all of its short-term targets for sales, market share and cost cuts as 2007 move along. An employee survey shows that only ...
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Earnings Preview Comparison: SIRIUS vs. XM (XMSR, SIRI)

Who will win the satellite radio wars?  SIRI reports early morning on February 27 and XMSR reports on February 26 early morning.  The past quarters are largely irrelevant.  The guidance ...
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Pre-Market Stock Notes (FEB 16, 2007)

(AAPL) Apple has 6 more days to reach an agreement with Cisco over the iPhone trademark.(ADM) Archer Daniels Midland priced $1.15B in notes and will repurchase more than $350M in ...
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Media Digest 2/16/2006 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Barron’s

According to Reuters, Spanish bank BBVA is taking over Compass Banschares (CBSS) for $9.6 billion. Reuters writes that Japanese beer company Sapporo Holdings has received a merger proposal from Asahi ...
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