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  • 09:29 AM Pre-Market Movers: March 7th, 2011

    Equity futures are mixed this morning with the Dow Jones Industrial Average looking to open 85 points lower while the broader S&P500 is looking to open less than one point higher. Shares of TomoTherapy are trading over 26% higher on news that Accuray plans to purchase the company for about $...

  • 08:25 AM What to Watch: March 7th, 2011

    On Monday, Ciena Corp (CIEN) will be reporting before the opening bell, while Urban Outfitters (URBN) will post earnings in the afternoon after the market close. Watch out for the Consumer Credit report on Monday morning as well.

  • 08:22 AM Morning Market Snapshot: March 7th, 2011

    Good Morning. It's Monday, March 7, 2011. At this hour, U.S. equity futures are higher. Overseas, the Asian markets gained, while the European markets are up. Sanofi-aventis (SNY) extends offer for Genzyme (GENZ) to April 1...Pearson (PSO) offers to acquire Education Development for 200 pence...

  • 04:36 PM Options Report: March 4th, 2011

    Welcome to the Financial News Network Options Report. On the call side, Nuance Communications is seeing 11.5 times the normal amount of calls today news that the company is forming a partnership with IBM. Southwest Airlines shares are also seeing a large amount of calls today, over 6 times the...

  • 03:29 PM The Week Ahead: March 7th - 11th

    Earnings season is winding down, but we can still expect reports in the upcoming week of March 7th.

    On Monday, Ciena Corp (CIEN) will be reporting before the opening bell, while Urban Outfitters (URBN) will post earnings in the afternoon after the market close. Watch out for the Consumer...

  • 10:05 AM Morning Market Snapshot: March 4th, 2011

    Good Morning. It's Friday, March 4, 2011. At this hour, U.S. equity futures are up. Overseas, the Asian markets were mixed, while the European markets are higher. Wal-Mart (WMT) increased annual dividend by 21% to $1.46 per share from the $1.21 per share paid during FY11...USA Mobility (USMO) ...

  • 09:27 AM Pre-Market Movers: March 4th, 2011

    Equity futures are pointing to a flat open this morning as investors mulled over the government's monthly payrolls report.

    The economy added 192,000 jobs in the month, roughly in line with expectations, as the unemployment rate ticked down to 8.9%.

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average...

  • 05:31 PM Options Report: March 3rd, 2011

    On the call side, KeyCorp is seeing over 15 times the normal amount of calls today after a report that the company was talking to TD bank about a possible takeover. Avid Budget Group shares are also seeing a large amount of calls today, over 10.5 times the average on another large bullish bet....

  • 09:11 AM Morning Market Snapshot: March 3rd, 2011

    Good Morning. It's Thursday, March 3, 2011. At this hour, U.S. equity futures are higher. Overseas, the Asian markets were mixed, while the European markets are up. McKesson (MCK) to acquire System C for GBP87M or 70p in cash...Alcoa (AA) announced it has become a minority investor in Electronic...

  • 09:10 AM What To Watch: March 3rd, 2011

    On Thursday, look for earnings from Kroger Co, HJ Heinz Co, Novell Inc, and Big Lots Inc. In economic data, Initial Jobless Claims and Nonfarm Productivity are also due out.