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March 6, 2013
11:28 EDTNDAQ, MTG, AT, EXAS, EQRHigh option volume stocks: NDAQ MTG AT EXAS EQR
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September 19, 2014
14:56 EDTEXASExact Sciences volatility elevated
Exact Sciences October call option implied volatility is at 88, November is at 78, January is at 71; compared to its 26-week average of 66 according to Track Data, suggesting large near term price movement.
September 16, 2014
16:27 EDTATOn The Fly: Closing Wrap
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12:18 EDTATOn The Fly: Midday Wrap
Stocks on Wall Street were higher at midday, with some attributing the move to noted Fed watcher Jon Hilsenrath of The Wall Street Journal giving the opinion that he does not believe the central bank will drop the language that interest rates will "remain low for an extended period of time" when it issues its latest policy statement tomorrow. The averages began the session in negative territory and appeared to be heading for another listless day of trading. The market drifted lower during the opening hour but the Dow and S&P crossed into positive ground and the Nasdaq eventually followed. ECONOMIC EVENTS: In the U.S., the Producer Price Index was unchanged in August, as expected. The core reading, which excludes food and energy, increased 0.1%, also matching expectations. Of note, the Fed's FOMC rate setting group kicked off its two-day policy meeting. COMPANY NEWS: Shares of Apple (AAPL) slid over 1% after Chinese-language 21st Century Business Herald reportedly said the company might not get the necessary approval to launch its new iPhone 6 models throughout China until next year after failing to come to an agreement with a regulator in the nation. Shares of China Mobile (CHL), which is buy far the largest phone carrier in China, slipped 2% after the report... Glimcher Realty Trust (GRT) surged 29% after it agreed to sell itself to fellow REIT Washington Prime Group (WPG) for $14.20 per share. Washington has agreed to buy Glimcher for about $4.3B in a cash and stock deal. Glimcher shareholders will receive $10.40 in cash and 0.1989 of a share of Washington stock upon the closing of the transaction, the companies stated. As part of the deal, Simon Property Group (SPG), which completed its separation of Washington Prime Group this May, agreed to buy two shopping malls owned by Glimcher for $1.09B in cash. Shares of fellow mall owning REITs CBL & Associates (CBL), Rouse Properties (RSE) and Pennsylvania REIT (PEI) rose following the deal announcement. MAJOR MOVERS: Among the notable gainers was Bill Barrett (BBG), which rose 12% after selling natural gas, oil and natural gas liquids assets in the Piceance Basin in Colorado for $525M to Vanguard Natural (VNR). Vanguard Natural also gained 1% following the deal announcement. Among the noteworthy losers was VirnetX (VHC), which plunged nearly 50% after an appeals court vacated a jury’s damages award in its patent case with Apple. Also lower were shares of Atlantic Power (AT), which dropped 32% after announcing that it concluded a sale or merger of the company is not in the best interests of the company or its stakeholders and the company cut its annual dividend. INDEXES: Near midday, the Dow was up 88.18, or 0.52%, to 17,119.32, the Nasdaq was up 16.11, or 0.36%, to 4,535.01, and the S&P 500 was up 11.94, or 0.6%, to 1,996.07.
10:33 EDTATHigh option volume stocks
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07:50 EDTATAtlantic Power appoints Ken Hartwick as interim President and CEO
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07:49 EDTATAtlantic Power cuts annual dividend to C12c from C40c
As previously disclosed, the allocation of a significant portion of the company's available cash flow to mandatory debt amortization reduces the amount of cash flow available for other corporate purposes. As part of the strategic review process, the board, together with management, assessed the best uses of currently anticipated Free Cash Flow in order to meet the Company's objectives, including enhancing the value of existing assets, delevering its balance sheet to improve both its cost of capital and ability to compete for new investments, and providing a current return to its shareholders. After taking into consideration all of these objectives, theboard has determined to set a dividend level of C12c per share on an annual basis, equivalent to approximately $13M annually. Going forward, Atlantic Power intends to pay dividends on a quarterly basis. As previously announced, the monthly dividend of C33c declared August 15, 2014 will be paid September 30, 2014. The Company will then move to a quarterly dividend rate of C$3c, with the first quarterly dividend to be declared in November and paid at the end of December 2014.
07:47 EDTATAtlantic Power concludes sale or merger of the company is not in best interest
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September 15, 2014
11:33 EDTEQREquity Residential pullback a buying opportunity, says BWS Financial
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08:35 EDTNDAQOffice Depot to transfer stock listing to NASDAQ from NYSE
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07:14 EDTNDAQAlibaba weighed NASDAQ issues with Facebook IPO in picking NYSE, Reuters says
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September 12, 2014
07:09 EDTNDAQNPS Pharma stock trading halted, FDA to review Natpara BLA
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September 11, 2014
10:00 EDTNDAQOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
Today's noteworthy initiations include: Airgas (ARG) initiated with a Neutral at Northcoast... CBOE Holdings (CBOE) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank... CME Group (CME) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank... Colfax (CFX) initiated with a Neutral at Northcoast... Corporate Office Properties (OFC) initiated with an Overweight at Capital One... Edwards Lifesciences (EW) initiated with a Buy at Sterne Agee... Energen (EGN) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank... Goodrich Petroleum (GDP) initiated with an Outperform at Cowen... GreenHunter Resources (GRH) initiated with a Hold at Stifel... GrubHub (GRUB) initiated with a Market Perform at Barrington... Illinois Tool Works (ITW) initiated with a Neutral at Northcoast... IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) initiated with a Hold at Deutsche Bank... JD.com (JD) initiated with a Buy at Brean Capital... Lincoln Electric (LECO) initiated with a Buy at Northcoast... Live Nation (LYV) initiated with a Buy at Jefferies... Medtronic (MDT) initiated with a Neutral at Sterne Agee... Midstates Petroleum (MPO) initiated with a Market Perform at Cowen... NASDAQ (NDAQ) initiated with a Hold at Deutsche Bank... Newfield Exploration (NFX) initiated with an Outperform at Iberia... Newpark Resources (NR) initiated with an Outperform at Credit Suisse... Nuverra Environmental (NES) initiated with a Buy at Stifel... Palo Alto (PANW) initiated with a Buy at Roth Capital... Petrobras (PBR) initiated with an Outperform at Cowen... RSP Permian (RSPP) initiated with a Hold at Deutsche Bank... Sensata (ST) initiated with an Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley... Stage Stores (SSI) initiated with a Neutral at Credit Suisse... Synergy Resources (SYRG) initiated with an Outperform at Cowen... TE Connectivity (TEL) initiated with an Overweight at Morgan Stanley... Twitter (TWTR) initiated with a Buy at Canaccord... Walter Investment (WAC) initiated with an Underweight at Barclays... Washington REIT (WRE) initiated with an Equalweight at Capital One... Yandex (YNDX) initiated with a Buy at Canaccord... Yara International (YARIY) initiated with a Neutral at Credit Suisse.
06:06 EDTNDAQNASDAQ OMX's BWise selected by Swedish insurance company
NASDAQ OMX's BWise has been selected by Folksam, one of the largest insurance companies in Sweden, to support their incident and operational risk management processes.
September 10, 2014
16:17 EDTNDAQNASDAQ initiated with a Hold at Deutsche Bank
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07:37 EDTNDAQCleveland BioLabs announces extra 180 days to regain NASDAQ compliance
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07:07 EDTEQRBofA/Merrill to hold a conference
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September 8, 2014
08:45 EDTNDAQNASDAQ announces partnership with Corvil
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07:02 EDTMTGMGIC Investment reports August primary new insurance written $3.5B
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07:01 EDTNDAQZaZa Energy regains compliance with NASDAQ listing standards
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