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Pre-Market Stock Notes (FEB 7, 2007)

(ACOR) Acorda Therapeutics receives additional $5 million from Paul Capital Healthcare to fund the expansion of its Zanaflex.
(ACTG) Acacia has entered patent license and settlement with Lexmark International.
(ALVR) Alvarion $0.03 EPS vs $0.02e.
(APOL) Apollo Group $0.66 EPS vs $0.62e.
(ARXT) Adams Respiratory CFO David Becker has resigned to work for a private medical diagnostics company.
(ASBC) Associated Bancorp announced a 2 million share accelerated buyback plan.
(ASTM) Aastrom Bio -$0.04 EPS vs -$0.04e.
(BHP) BHP Billiton announced a $10 Billion share repurchase plan; stock up 4%.
(BIVN) Bioenvision files with European Medicines Agency for label extension of Evoltra.
(BOBJ) Business Objects stock up 1% after beating estimates.
(BRKR) Bruker Bio 10.4M share secondary priced at $7.10 per share.
(CI) Cigna indicated up almost 3% after beating earnings.
(CLAY) Clayton Homes $0.24 EPS vs $0.20e.
(CSCO) Cisco Systems traded up 4% after beating earnings and guiding revenues up.
(DF) Dean Foods $0.61 EPS vs $0.61e.
(DTLK) Datalink $0.19 EPS vs $0.14e.
(DVN) Devon Energy $1.38 EPS vs $1.36e.
(ECTX) ECTel gets security pact from Portugal Telecom.
(GAIA) Gaiam 2.5M shares were repurchased from holder.
(GNA) Gerdau Ameristeel $0.23 EPS vs $0.29e.
(ICE) IntercontinentalExchange $0.81 EPS vs $0.74e.
(IFX) Infineon chip selected for entry level Nokia phone.
(IMAX) IMAX signed a 2 theatre pact in China.
(LAZ) Lazard $0.78 EPS vs $0.63e.
(MKTX) Marketaccess $0.06 EPS vs $0.05e.
(NWS) News Cotrp $0.26 EPS vs $0.25e.
(OSIS) OSI Systems -$1.23 EPS vs -$1.35e.
(PCNTF) Pacific Internet’s Thai subsidiary is collaborating with Cisco for IP-based business solutions.
(RL) Ralph Lauren $1.03 EPS vs $0.93e.
(SNWL) SonicWALL $0.09 EPS vs $0.07e.
(VOD) Vodafone in exclusive mobile pact with MySpace in the UK.
(TASR) Taser said a study confirmed the safety of its taser products.
(TEC) Teton Energy said its estimated nat gas reserves gained by over 70%.
(TIVO) TiVo in pact with Amazon for “Amazon Unbox on TiVo”  to rent and own movies and TV shows from CBS, Fox, Lionsgate, Paramount, Universal Studios and Warner Bros.
(TZOO) Travelzoo traded down 10% after missing earnings expectations, but now looks almost flat.
(VOCL) VocalTec Communications announces the partnership with Energo Complect, a Russian systems integrator.
(VPHM) ViroPharma receives orphan drug designation for Maribavir for Cytomegalovirus Viremia and disease indication.

by Jon C. Ogg

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