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Topps Acquired by Eisner-led Group (TOPP, CLCT)

One merger that seems very peculiar this morning is that of Topps (TOPP-NASDAQ).  This is the baseball card and sports and non-sports card and memorabilia producer that almost all males ...
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IPO Filing: Flagstone Reinsurance

Flagstone Reinsurance Holdings Limited has filed to come public via an IPO under the "FSR" ticker on NYSE.  It has noted $175 million in share sales to be the amount, ...
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15 Companies Management Can’t Fix: Charter Communications

There are certain companies that probably cannot be turned around no matter who runs them. They tend to be in industries where macro-economic trends are against them, like the buggy ...
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Media Digest 3/6/2007 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, Barron’s FT

According to Reuters, management from Cerberus Capital  met with Chrysler (DCX) about potentially buying the company from Daimler.Reuters writes that Citigroup (C) has bid $10.75 billion for Japanese brokerage Nikko ...
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Analyzing Sears Holdings (SHLD)

By Yaser Anwar, CSC of Equity Investment IdeasSHLD Reported Q4 EPS of $5.36 vs. $3.98 previous year, which beat Street estimates of $5.18. Results were driven by improved gross margins ...
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Monday’s Top Biotech & Medical Stocks

From BioHealth InvestorBiotechnologyCYPRESS BIOSCIENCE [CYPB] +5.81% SGX PHARMACEUTICALS [SGXP] +5.44% AFFYMAX, INC. [AFFY] +5.35% CERAGENIX PHARMACUTL [CGXP.OB] +5.26% LEV PHARMACEUTICALS [LEVP.OB] +5.26% Diagnostic SubstancesRG GLBL LIFESTYLS [RGBL.OB] +10.37% COLEY PHARMACEUTICAL ...
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MAD MONEY RECAP (MAR 5, 2007)

On tonight's MAD MONEY on CNBC, Jim Cramer said you can make money in the right sectors because there is always a bull market somewhere.  Cramer said that every time ...
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Fortune’s “Most Admired Companies” Full Of Poor Investments

Fortune's "Most Admired Companies". All big companies want to be on the list. Look at the top 20:GE (GE), Starbucks (SBUX), Toyota (TM), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-A), Southwest Air (LUV), Fedex ...
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Devil’s Advocate Short List for Exchange Stocks

We have spent a good deal of time running various screens over the past few days looking for the occasional name or industry that might be running a bit hot, ...
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Cramer on More Sub-Prime

Cramer on today's STOP TRADING on CNBC said that the sub-prime mortgage is bad gone worse.  Neither New Century (NEW) nor others are good but they are not the size ...
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Wal-Mart Terminates Technician Over Recordings

After 1:00 PM EST today CNBC ran a brief feature about Wal-Mart (WMT-NYSE) security officials reading outside emails, but the company just issued a press release stating it was an ...
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Cramer Pans AMD; But He Makes Internet Picks

On another Wall Street Confidential video today, Jim Cramer ranked his favorite Internet stocks.  The 1/3 of the market that is defensive is bottoming, but the next group will be ...
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Cramer Pans Sub-Primes & Talks Defensive Stocks

On today's Wall Street Confidential video on TheStreet.com, Jim Cramer discusses the market sell-off hitting that bottom again and we may hit it again.  He said this may be similar ...
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Cheniere Energy Partners Sets IPO Terms

Cheniere Energy Partners, which will trade under the CQP ticker on NYSE, has announced the indicated terms of its pending and proposed IPO spin-off.  Cheniere Energy "Partners" is the formed ...
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Biotech Implosion: Memory Pharmaceuticals Corp. (MEMY)

Early this morning, Memory Pharmaceuticals (MEMY) dropped a bomb with its announcement that Phase IIa results for MEM1003 failed to achieve its effectiveness targets for treatment in acute mania in ...
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