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  • David Einhorn on St. Joe today
    David Einhorn was a guest on Bloomberg TV this morning. JOE was one of the topics that came up, and below are a few quotes, as transcribed by me: Well, I don’t think taking over St. Joe would make very much sense. The talk yesterday was that Bruce Berkowitz and maybe some private equity... More »
    Dec. 16, 2010 JOE, Real estate, David Einhorn
  • Credit Markets
    On back of a weak Spanish auction SOVX is 4 wider. The European fins opened 3 wider on Snr and 5 on Sub.  Snr are still 3 wider, but Sub has moved to flat. Feels like people taking off the Snr/Sub trade -- why pay the carry for the next couple weeks? Main and IG are both 1 wider and HY is... More »
    Dec. 16, 2010 credit, equities
  • ADUS, GRHU, ADEP, AATI - Stock Watch Report for December 16th, 2010
    _____ Addus HomeCare Corp. (Nasdaq:ADUS) a comprehensive provider of home-based social and medical services, announced the appointment of Dennis B. Meulemans as Chief Financial Officer, Mark Heaney, President and Chief Executive Officer of Addus HomeCare, stated, "We are very pleased to... More »
    Dec. 16, 2010
  • View Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: VSYM) - Coming soon
    View Systems (OTCBB: VSYM) provides security and surveillance products to law enforcement facilities such as correctional institutions as well as to government agencies, schools, courthouses, event and sports venues, the military, and commercial businesses. View Systems' products are used by... More »
    Dec. 16, 2010 ViewScan, vsym, CWD
  • QC 131. Before the Bell. 12/16/10
    Thanks to all who participate here, in OG's Quick Chat.  Please be respectful and appreciate the liberty of this space.    Stocks discussed in QC 130:  AG, ACCP, CPST, CLD, FRMSF, FFIV, GLNG, GPRLF,  ICO, KNDI, MARPS, NUAN, NENE, PFG, QREDF, RVBD, RIO, SDRL,... More »
    Dec. 16, 2010
  • US Dollar - Bullish? I just finished another cautionary email update to subscribers, centered upon this chart.  It was a lot of words and theory about the implications of a would-be rise in the 'anti-market' (USD) with the primary implication being a return... More »
    Dec. 16, 2010 UUP, TLT, IEF
  • BP (BP) Back in the Spotlight
    9:00am (EST)The bulls took a few more baby steps at breaking through another layer of resistance on Wednesday but ran out of gas into the close as the market finished lower after spending much of the day in positive territory. There was a little progress made in the tax-break package that's... More »
    Dec. 16, 2010 BP, BP, options
  • Another not so bullish view of the SPX - Big picture monthly
    I get so into the ratios and indicators that sometimes I forget how much fun it is to simply chart nominal markets.  I believe vital hints will show up in the indicators first however, so that is where the primary focus remains.  Here are two versions of the S&P monthly, in... More »
    Dec. 16, 2010 SPY, DIA, QQQ
  • A Fistful of Reasons
    Daily State of the Markets Thursday Morning – December 16, 2010 Good morning. Although the S&P 500 had officially been on a six-day winning streak going into Wednesday, there is no denying that the action has also been getting sloppy of late. And while the bulls have successfully... More »
    Dec. 16, 2010 AAPL, RIG, CNX
  • Free stock pick for 12/16/2010
    Free stock pick for 12/16/2010 Autonation Inc (AN)- Long Technical Analysis:Interest is for daily/weekly triangle breakup and buying continuation. AN formed small range bar at Wednesday so my interest is for break up on good pace and higher volume. It is third try so we want see... More »
    Dec. 16, 2010