Business

Revisting Valero’s Break-Up Value (VLO)

Crude oil and natural gas prices have quietly been on the rise for most of 2007, and Valero (VLO-NYSE) has greatly been the beneficiary.  Spot prices for North Sea Brent ...
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Cramer Evaluates Warren Buffett Stock Picks

On today's Wall Street Confidential video on TheStreet.com, Jim Cramer evaluates Warren Buffett's stock purchases.In the last 3-years if you buy what he has bought on the announcement date (13D ...
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Jupitermedia Looks Like Uranus (JUPM, GYI)

What is one of the best ways to make investors really want to revolt against you?  You can try announcing you are in merger talks after market rumors, and then ...
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Digital Revenue Won’t Save The New York Times

Management at The New York Times Company (NYT) wants Wall St. to know that its digital revenue will rise 30% to $350 million this year. That includes revenue from its ...
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Media Digest 3/7/2007 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Barron’s

According to Reuters, Microsoft (MSFT) believes that it can bring in billions of dollars as businesses shift from traditional phone service to VoIP using its software.Reuters writes that investors in ...
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Tuesday’s Top Biotech & Medical Stocks

From BioHealth InvestorBiotechnologyANTIGENICS INC [AGEN] +11.46% CADENCE PHARM. INC. [CADX] +10.04% COMBINATORX [CRXX] +9.53% GENITOPE CORPORATION [GTOP] +9.24% PROGEN INDS LTD [PGLA] +8.84% Diagnostic SubstancesICAGEN, INC. [ICGN] +11.11% LEXICON GENETICS ...
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Tuesday’s Top Biotech & Medical Stocks

From BioHealth InvestorBiotechnologyANTIGENICS INC [AGEN] +11.46% CADENCE PHARM. INC. [CADX] +10.04% COMBINATORX [CRXX] +9.53% GENITOPE CORPORATION [GTOP] +9.24% PROGEN INDS LTD [PGLA] +8.84% Diagnostic SubstancesICAGEN, INC. [ICGN] +11.11% LEXICON GENETICS ...
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Chrysler: The Unions Watch For The Squeeze Play

The head of DaimlerChrysler told the Financial Times that he did not like the treatment his company is getting from the UAW. Dieter Zetsche, Daimler’s chief executive, branded the unions’ ...
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Cramer’s 4% Yield Screen Stocks

Cramer also said on CNBC's MAD MONEY tonight that he had run some stock screens out of the 4% dividend yield club and came up with 13 names, but he ...
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Cramer on Financials & A Cable Maker

Cramer on tonight's MAD MONEY on CNBC said a rumor about insolvency at CIT (CIT) or MBIA (MBI) and Wells Fargo (WFC) were going too far.  Cramer said these have ...
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Biotech Implosion: CV Therapeutics (CVTX)

CV Therapeutics (CVTX) just showed Ranexa study for chronic chest pain (angina) that aren't what investors were hoping for.  The Phase III clinical trial studying the drug for other uses ...
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Wal-Mart’s Free Shipping, Maybe Amazon Should Follow

The management at Wal-Mart (WMT) has come up with something to replace fighting with its unions and firing its marketing brass. Free shipping of tons of products that consumers buy ...
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Heely’s Drops a Heel After Strong Earnings

Heely's just posted its highlights for the qaurter and for the fiscal 2006: Net Sales Increased 377% to $71.1 million versus $14.9 million a year ago;  Net Income Increased 700% ...
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Cramer’s STOP TRADING (March 6, 2007)

On today's STOP TRADING segment he said he couldn't help but notice the market up on Paulson's comments.  Paulson is a treasury secretary like Rubin that can calmly show that ...
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Devil’s Advocate Short List: Urban Outfitters (URBN)

If the markets revert to selling pressures again and add to losses from last week, the high-flying retailers are a group that could see increased selling pressure and short interest.  ...
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