Friday, September 19, 2008

Kellogg Co

Power pick of the day: Kellogg Co (K) trading at USD 56.80.

  • 52-wk range: USD 46.25 - 57.48
  • EPS: 2.823
  • P/E Ratio: 20.17
  • Market Cap: 21.550B
  • Average Daily Volume: 2,365,540

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Kellogg Acquires Specialty Cereals Pty Limited, a Leading Natural [via Chicago Tribune on 2008-09-18T16:12:56Z]

BANKING: Comerica to cut dividend Detroit Free Press all 6 news articles [via Battle Creek Enquirer on 2008-09-19T08:38:42Z]

MarketWatch - Sep 3, 2008 BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Sept 03, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Kellogg Company today announced that it has acquired the assets of IndyBake Products [via MarketWatch on 2008-09-03T18:04:29Z]

Food makers rise in early trading Forbes Kraft gives Illinois big presence in Dow Chicago Tribune all 511 news articles [via on 2008-09-18T15:51:09Z]

Corporate report Sarasota Herald-Tribune, FL - 8 hours ago Kellogg Co. -- The cereal and snack maker acquired Specialty Cereals Pty. Ltd., a privately owned maker of natural cereals based in Sydney, Australia. [via Sarasota Herald-Tribune on 2008-09-19T05:21:40Z]

Supervalu Cooks Up Another Private Label In-Store Marketing Institute (Subscription), IL - 1 hour ago an overlay at Albertsons for Kellogg Co.'s "Fuel for School" nutrition campaign (see "Seasonal Report..." in Related Articles) awarding $5 in savings with [via In-Store Marketing Institute (Subscription) on 2008-09-19T13:02:51Z]

General Mills Tops Estimates, Projects Higher Profit (Update3) Bloomberg - Sep 17, 2008 Shrinking the size of boxes last year spurred sales and helped General Mills to win consumers from larger Kellogg Co., which sells Special K and Froot Loops [via Bloomberg on 2008-09-17T20:53:34Z]

Medal Stand: Kellogg Co. Taps Phelps For Cereal Box Cover SportsBusiness Daily (subscription) How to invest in the coming Olympics? International Business Times Grrrrrrrreat Olympian Michael Phelps Takes Tony The Tiger's Spot [via Salt Lake Tribune on 2008-08-20T19:16:39Z]

Former KBR exec pleads guilty in $182 million bribe scheme Houston Chronicle US Probe Into LNG Contracts Wall Street Journal Former KBR Chief Pleads Guilty in US Bribery Case (Update4) Bloomberg InvestmentNews - The Associated Pressall 292 news articles [via on 2008-09-03T23:52:07Z] (subscription) Kellogg Says ROI on Digital Trounces TV by 'Factor of 2' (subscription) - Sep 7, 2008 By Emily Bryson York CHICAGO ( -- After taking a long look at where it's getting the best return on its marketing investment, Kellogg Co. has [via (subscription) on 2008-09-07T19:24:58Z]

Moderation in all things. -- Publius Terentius Afer [Terence]

Thursday, September 18, 2008

Cf Ind Hldgs Inc

Power pick of the day: Cf Ind Hldgs Inc (CF) trading at USD 113.09.

  • 52-wk range: USD 67.72 - 172.99
  • EPS: 11.691
  • P/E Ratio: 9.38
  • Market Cap: 6.389B
  • Average Daily Volume: 3,595,240

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Business Wire (press release), CA - Sep 17, 2008 CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CF) has leading market shares in many key fertilizers. Strong domestic and international grain markets have produced an [via Business Wire (press release) on 2008-09-17T10:02:54Z]

WELT ONLINE, Germany - Sep 8, 2008 CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) today announced its participation at the 2008 Credit Suisse Chemical and Ag Science Conference at the Credit Suisse [via WELT ONLINE on 2008-09-08T21:44:37Z]

Analyst Blog CF Industries Keeps It Growing, IL - Sep 16, 2008 CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) has leading market shares in many key fertilizers. Strong domestic and international grain markets have produced an [via on 2008-09-16T14:33:39Z]

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. to Ad-Hoc-News (Pressemitteilung), Germany - Sep 8, 2008 CF Industries Holdings, Inc. to Present at 2008 Credit Suisse Chemical and Ag Science Conference on September 17, 2008 CF Industries Holdings, [via Ad-Hoc-News (Pressemitteilung) on 2008-09-08T21:43:54Z]

High Growth Reported for the World Global Positioning Systems Market IT Business Net, CA - 2 hours ago (USA) II-112 Rockwell Collins, Inc (USA) II-112 SiRF Technology Holdings, Inc. (USA) II-113 Sokkia Co., Ltd. (Japan) II-113 Symmetricom, Inc. (USA) II-113 [via IT Business Net on 2008-09-18T11:11:52Z]

Microsoft Corporation (Nasdaq: MSFT), Amgen Inc. (Nasdaq: AMGN), Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CF), and Deere & Co. [via Earthtimes (press release) on 2008-09-17T13:34:06Z]

Louisiana Fertilizer Plants Incur Minor Damage From Gustav CF Industries' Donaldsonville, Louisiana Nitrogen Complex [via on 2008-09-03T16:51:19Z]

The Mosaic Company Edges Higher on Broker Comments Schaeffers Research all 2 news articles [via Schaeffers Research on 2008-09-05T15:31:52Z]

Nasdaq May Replace Fannie or Freddie in S&P 500, Citigroup Says Bloomberg - Sep 9, 2008 CF Industries Holdings Inc., the last company to be added to the S&P 500, rallied for five days after the announcement of its addition on Aug. [via Bloomberg on 2008-09-09T18:00:09Z]

Trading Markets (press release), CA - Sep 4, 2008 FinancialWire" is a fully independent, proprietary news wire service of Investrend Information (a division of Investrend Communications, Inc.). [via Trading Markets (press release) on 2008-09-05T02:41:44Z]

Looked at one way, the universe is Brownian movement, nothing predictable at the elemental level. Muad'Dib and his Tyrant son closed the cloud chamber where movement occurred. -- Stories from Gammu

Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Sybase Inc

Power pick of the day: Sybase Inc (SY) trading at USD 30.11.

  • 52-wk range: USD 21.80 - 36.99
  • EPS: 1.796
  • P/E Ratio: 17.10
  • Market Cap: 2.423B
  • Average Daily Volume: 1,088,810

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Recent News

Sybase, Inc. Ranks 15 on 2008 InformationWeek 500 MarketWatch - 20 hours ago Joining the ranks of the InformationWeek 500 for the fourth consecutive year, Sybase has moved up 30 spots in the last year by demonstrating the company's [via MarketWatch on 2008-09-16T17:17:11Z]

MarketWatch - Sep 15, 2008 Sybase is a registered trademark of Sybase, Inc. All other company and product names mentioned may be trademarks of the respective companies with which they [via MarketWatch on 2008-09-16T01:17:27Z]

Trading Markets (press release), CA - Sep 2, 2008 Sep 02, 2008 (M2 PRESSWIRE via COMTEX) -- SY | Quote | Chart | News | PowerRating -- adds new report: Sybase, Inc. - Strategic [via Strategic Corporate ... - Trading Markets (press release) on 2008-09-02T14:03:38Z]

Computerworld, MA - Aug 18, 2008 Sybase Inc. is quietly suing analytic database maker Vertica Systems Inc. for allegedly infringing the former's patents in the suddenly trendy area of [via Computerworld on 2008-08-19T04:34:15Z]

Business Wire (press release) Vormetric Introduces Database Security Packs for Oracle and SQL Server Business Wire (press release), CA - 2 hours ago “For years, Vormetric has worked with the most security conscious organizations in the world to secure Oracle, Microsoft SQL, Informix, Sybase, [via Business Wire (press release) on 2008-09-17T12:02:51Z]

Moving past the culture of blame BtoB Magazine, NY - Sep 15, 2008 Sybase Inc., for example, reorganized its marketing organization last year to centralize what had been separate groups. “We had marketing peppered across [via BtoB Magazine on 2008-09-15T16:29:42Z]

Sybase 365 Connects the World Through International MMS WELT ONLINE, Germany - Sep 10, 2008 Sybase 365, a subsidiary of Sybase, Inc. (NYSE:SY), the global leader in mobile messaging services, today further strengthened its leadership in messaging [via WELT ONLINE on 2008-09-10T13:28:16Z]

WELT ONLINE, Germany - Sep 15, 2008 FalconStor Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: FALC), the provider of TOTALLY Open™ data protection solutions, today announced that FalconStor Network Storage Server [via WELT ONLINE on 2008-09-15T13:51:11Z]

Embarcadero Unveils First Update of CodeGear Tools Redmond Developer News, CA - 20 hours ago "Embarcadero does have its tentacles into many Sybase shops because of its DBA tools already," Hilwa says. "I think that it's going to be interesting to [via Redmond Developer News on 2008-09-16T17:09:34Z]

Sybase Previews PowerBuilder Upgrade Redmond Developer News, CA - Sep 1, 2008 Sybase appears to be on the right track, says Gartner Inc. analyst Mark Driver. WinForms is as close to legacy .NET as we have today, Driver says. [via Redmond Developer News on 2008-09-01T20:54:06Z]

I am the wandering glitch -- catch me if you can.

Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Alleghany Cp

Power pick of the day: Alleghany Cp (Y) trading at USD 337.61.

  • 52-wk range: USD 285.00 - 422.49
  • EPS: 27.317
  • P/E Ratio: 11.97
  • Market Cap: 2.817B
  • Average Daily Volume: 20,134

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Dhblah sidled closer. This was not hard. Dhblah sidled everywhere. *Crabs* thought he walked sideways. -- (Terry Pratchett, Small Gods)

Monday, September 15, 2008

Ncr Cp

Power pick of the day: Ncr Cp (NCR) trading at USD 23.10.

  • 52-wk range: USD 19.25 - 49.80
  • EPS: 1.315
  • P/E Ratio: 18.45
  • Market Cap: 3.779B
  • Average Daily Volume: 1,568,600

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Recent News

The day after: Delhi's heart gasps for breath Business Standard, India - 19 hours ago Overall, life is limping back to normalcy in the NCR region. Enhanced security was visible in the shopping malls and other public places, but in other areas [via Business Standard on 2008-09-14T19:05:39Z]

Minda News, Philippines - Aug 21, 2008 Ganunpaman, si Secretary Gilbert Teodoro has already instructed the NDCC to suspend classes to include NCR at lunchtime today, dahil po sa recommendation ng [via Minda News on 2008-08-21T17:20:00Z]

To date, the firm conclusions of Project Blue Book are: 1. no unidentified flying object reported, investigated and evaluated by the Air Force has ever given any indication of threat to our national security; 2. there has been no evidence submitted to or discovered by the Air Force that sightings categorized as UNIDENTIFIED represent technological developments or principles beyond the range of present-day scientific knowledge; and 3. there has been no evidence indicating that sightings categorized as UNIDENTIFIED are extraterrestrial vehicles. - the summary of Project Blue Book, an Air Force study of UFOs from 1950 to 1965, as quoted by James Randi in Flim-Flam!