Option Activity Watch: Siebel Systems, GlaxoSmithKline, and Yahoo! (Schaeffers Research)
A daily feature available on SchaeffersResearch.com is "Option Activity Watch." Every day, we'll focus on three stocks that generated a great deal of option trading on the previous day...( Read More )
Options Update: Heavy Call Trading on USG Corp. (Schaeffers Research)
A daily feature available on SchaeffersResearch.com is "Options Update." Every day, we'll give a brief recap of some of the hottest news topics and focus on one stock that is the center of some heavy option activity...( Read More )
American Stock Exchange To Trade Options On Thirteen Securities (PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance)
The American Stock Exchange┬« will launch trading in options on Thursday, March 10, 2005 on the following American Stock Exchange, Nasdaq Stock Market and New York Stock Exchange listed stocks of:
Belzberg Technologies posts 2004 net loss of $1.4M on revenue of $26M (Canadian Press via Yahoo! News)
TORONTO (CP) - Belzberg Technologies, a supplier of trading software and networks to institutions in North America and Europe, narrowed its losses for the fourth quarter of 2004 to $765,000, the company said Wednesday.
United Rentals Upgraded (Schaeffers Research)
JP Morgan upgraded United Rentals (URI) to "overweight" from "neutral" yesterday morning and the stock rose three percent on the news...( Read More )
Empire Financial Announces Significant Agreements Involving Additional Equity and a Change of Control (PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance)
Empire Financial Holding Company , a financial brokerage services firm serving retail and institutional clients, today is pleased to announce that it has entered into a series of agreements, which if consummated, would result in the Company obtaining additional capital and converting outstanding debt and obligations into convertible preferred stock as well as a change in control of the Company.
Annotations on the Bond Market (GoldSeek.com)
As I prepare this short essay, the word has come down the wire services that Japanese Prime Minister, Junichiro Koizumi, has told the budget committee of the upper house of parliament in Tokyo that he believes, in general that his country should consider diversifying its foreign currency reserves , to quote from Bloomberg.
(AFX UK Focus) 2005-03-10 13:53 GMT: mmO2 says restructuring approved by High Court (Interactive Investor)
LONDON (AFX) - mmO2 PLC said its capital reorganisation has been approved by the High Court. The reorganisation means mmO2 will be acquired by a new company, O2 PLC, with investors given the option of exchanging their existing shares on a one-for-one basis or receiving a cash consideration.