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What To Watch, January 31st, 2011

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Here's what to watch on Monday, January 31st. today you can expect to see Illinois Tool Works (ITW) and Exxon Mobil (XOM)'s Q4 earnings before the stock market opens, while McKesson (MCK) and Anadarko Petroleum (APC) will be repor

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What's In The News: January 31st, 2011

Published on Mon, 01/31/2011 - 08:32
By FNNO Staff in General Interest, AAPL, BHP, goog, NSANY, rio, aapl, analysis, apple, bhp biliton, business, egypt, financial, goog, google, market, news, nissan, nsany, rio, rio tinto, stock, trading
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This is what's in the news for Monday, January 31st, 2011.

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Morning Market Snapshot: January 31st, 2011

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Good Morning. It's Monday, January 31, 2011. At this hour, U.S. equity futures are higher. Overseas, the Asian markets were lower, while the European markets are down. Alpha Natural (ANR) buys Massey Energy (MEE) for $8.5B, $6

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Check Point Software Topped Q4 Estimates, Top Line Up 17%

Published on Mon, 01/31/2011 - 08:12
By FNNO Staff in Earnings Lookback, CHKP, analysis, business, check point software, chkp, earnings, eps, financial, market, news, stock, trading

Gil Shwed, founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Check Point Software Technologies said, "I am very pleased with the all-time record results we achieved during the year. We exceeded our own expectations delivering clos

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Check Point Software (NASDAQ:CHKP) reported Q4 EPS of $0.73, ahead of consensus estimates of $0.69 per share. Revenues for the quarter rose 17% year-over-year to $318.5 million, topping consensus estimates of $306.0 million.

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Crude Prices Surge on Unrest in Egypt

Published on Fri, 01/28/2011 - 17:16
By FNNO Staff in General Interest, analysis, business, egypt, financial, market, news, oil, protest, stock, trading

Oil prices neared $90 a barrel at one point in the trading day, an increase of over 4%, before retreating in early afternoon trade.

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Crude oil futures soared to a record high since September 2009 on Friday on concerns that anti-government protests in Egypt would spread to other oil-producing countries in the Middle East.

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Chevron Getting Out of Coal Industry - Shares Down 1.3% Ahead of Close

Published on Fri, 01/28/2011 - 17:06
By Stephanie Shyu in Earnings Lookback, cvx, business, chevron, coal, cvx, down, market, news, oil, shares, stocks, trade, update

Chevron said that new coal technologies are too far off to justify staying in the market, the report said, citing a spokeswoman for the company.

Chevron shares are down 1.3%, or $1.24, to $93.51.

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Chevron (CVX) shares are down as the oil major says it will get out of the coal industry, reports the Associated Press.

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Computer Programs and Systems Adds 10.5% But Off 52-Wk High

Published on Fri, 01/28/2011 - 17:01
By Stephanie Shyu in Earnings Lookback, CPSI, business, computer programs and systems, cpsi, estimates, market, news, shares, stock, trade, up, update, wall street journal

It sees Q1 sales between $38 million to $41 million and EPS between $0.42 to $0.46, which the WSJ said was mostly above expectations.

Shares hit a 52-week high of $51 earlier, and were last at $50.62.

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Computer Programs and Systems (CPSI) is up after it said late Thursday Q4 sales were $43.1 million, and EPS were $0.61. The Wall Street Journal says that beat estimates.

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Citigroup's Bond Trading Desk Warned in 2005 of Excessive Risk Levels

Published on Fri, 01/28/2011 - 16:57
By Stephanie Shyu in Earnings Lookback, c, bloomberg, business, citigroup, down, market, news, shares, stock, update

The warning came three years before losses from mortgages led to the a near collapse of the bank and the subsequent $45 billion bailout.

Citi shares are down 1.6%, or $0.08, to $4.75.

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Citigroup (C) shares are down as Bloomberg reports that the firm's bond-trading desk was warned in 2005 by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency that it was taking too much risk.

By Stephanie Shyu
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Citigroup Raised Its PT For Lockheed Martin To $100 (LMT)

Published on Fri, 01/28/2011 - 15:50
By Stephanie Shyu in Analyst reflections, NYSE:LMT, business, citigroup, lockheed martin corp. nyse:lmt, market, news, raised, shares, stock, trade, update

The bank sees 2011 EPS of $6.92, vs. consensus estimates of $6.67 per share, and 2012 EPS of $8.89, vs. consensus estimates of $8.13 per share."

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"Citigroup raised its price target for Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE:LMT) to $100 from $88 and maintained its buy rating on the stock.

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Morgan Stanley Lowered Its PT For Amazon.com To $205 (AMZN)

Published on Fri, 01/28/2011 - 15:48
By Stephanie Shyu in Analyst reflections, NASDAQ:AMZN, amazon.com, amzn, business, lowered, market, morgan stanley, news, shares, stock, trade, update

The bank sees 2011 EPS of $2.99 and 2012 EPS of $4.75.

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Morgan Stanley lowered its price target for Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) to $205 from $225 per share and maintained its overweight rating on the stock.

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