Whale Watching: Paulson & Co. Speared By Banks & Gold (BAC, COF, C, JPM, WFC, XL, NYX, GLD, TEVA, FDO, MGM, HPQ, AMCX, CEPH, COV, CVS, MYL)

Paulson & Co. Inc. is another hedge fund group that investors use for Whale Watching, although this last quarter was not exactly kind to Mr. Paulson's billions... The current 13F ...
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SIRIUS XM Radio Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) is going back into the NASDAQ-100 Index. The satellite radio monopoly is replacing Cephalon Inc. (NASDAQ: CEPH), which is merging with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries ...
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The 24/7 Wall St./Flame Index: Companies With The Worst Press (5/3/2011)

The Flame Index started as a research tool in 2008 at the NY Innovation Design Lab (nyidlab). It was used as a general metric to evaluate companies and their ...
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M&A Watch: Biotech Deals Keep Rolling, Who Is The Next Buyout Target? (TEVA, VRX, CEPH, CRA, ALXN, DNDN, CBST, HGSI, UTHR, CADX, AMAG, SGMO)

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NASDAQ: TEVA) has trumped Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX) after it agreed to acquire Cephalon Inc. (NASDAQ: CEPH) in a $6.8 billion deal.  The merger will give ...
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Top Active Trader Alert Stocks (CEPH, DISH, SATS, TEVA, TIVO, SPPI)

Active traders and day traders have many stocks to choose from this Monday morning.  We are tracking news and moves in shares of Cephalon, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEPH), Dish Network (NASDAQ: DISH), Echostar (NASDAQ: ...
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ETF Watch: Biotechs Fighting M&A Shrinkage (BBH, AMGN, GILD, BIIB, XBI, FBT, CRA, CEPH, IBB)

Biotech is becoming the ever-shrinking stock sector.  It is almost weekly now that a new biotech acquisition is announced.  Big Pharma in the United States and large drugmakers internationally are all interested in ...
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BioWatch: Biotechs With 50% Implied Upside (GENZ, CEPH, ALNY, DNDN, GERN, HALO, VVUS)

Biotech is about to become even less of a diversified sector due to mergers and acquisitions. Genzyme Corporation (NASDAQ: GENZ) and Cephalon Inc. (NASDAQ: CEPH) will end up accounting for ...
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Top Active Trader Alert Stocks (CEPH, NLST, VRX, VVTV)

Active traders and day traders have many stocks to choose from this Wednesday morning.  We are tracking news and moves in shares of Cephalon, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEPH), Netlist, Inc. (NASDAQ: NLST), Valeant Pharmaceuticals ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (AAPL, AXS, CEPH, DELL, INTC, MU, PTIE, PM, TIBX)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this Wednesday morning. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) Maintained Buy with $450 target but ...
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Top 10 Analyst Upgrades, Downgrades, Initiations (ATVI, AMLN, CEPH, CEO, ERTS, EXPE, PCLN, PRU, TIF, UNP)

These are this Tuesday morning's top 10 analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations we have seen early this morning in Wall Street research calls: Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI) Started as Outperform ...
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Top Day Trader Alerts (SEED, YONG, FEED, CEPH, TECD, DDRX, GMCR)

These are this morning's top day trader and active trader alert stocks seen.  We have more detailed analysis and data on each stock story with links over to VSInvestor.com: Origin ...
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The Twenty Companies That Wall St. Can Trust The Least

Wall St. likes financial statements that give it deep insights into a company's operations, especially its liabilities. It likes boards that make sure shareholders get as complete a picture as ...
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When Key Biotechs Have Low P/E’s & Value Screens (AMGN, BIIB, CEPH, CBST, GENZ, PDLI)

It usually takes an event or a series of events for biotech stocks to ever look cheap compared to the overall market or even to sub-sectors within health care.  They ...
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Top 10 Pre-Market Analyst Upgrades (BAM, CEPH, CYPB, FCEL, KR, SWY, XNPT)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades and positive research calls we have seen from Wall Street this Tuesday morning:Brookfield Asset Management (BAM) Started as Buy at TD.Cephalon (CEPH) ...
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Top Pre-Market Analyst Upgrades (MO, BBY, CFL, CEPH, GILD, LMT, TNDM, NOC, TLAB, MTN)

These are the top pre-market upgrades and positive analyst calls we have seen from Wall Street this Monday morning:Altria (NYSE: MO) Raised to Overweight at JPMorgan.Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) Raised ...
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