Archive for January, 2007

What Should You Do In Globalization World?

Rick Newman recently wrote about How to Compete in a Global Economy and how the global business is getting hotter each day as the world’s business slowly but surely enter the hole of globalization. American dominance in the business world is said to be fading, which I agreed looking at the emergence of new economy […]

... written on Jan 27 2007

Can ELMO Make MATTEL's Stock Laugh Next Monday?

Firstly, I mentioned yesterday that Illumina, Inc. (Nasdaq: ILMN, stock) will announce its’ earning today, Friday Jan-26-2007 before market open but seems it was an unconfirmed date and Briefing noted Illumina has postponed it to Jan-30 before market but this date is still unconfirmed. Florida Rock Industries, Inc. (NYSE: FRK, stock) also announced its’ postponement […]

... written on Jan 26 2007

NYSE Teaming With TSE – BURSA Try To Follow?

Stock Exchanges all over the globe should fasten their seat belts and start strategizing on their directions to face the new challenge of globalization. Latest being New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) CEO John Thain who spoke from Davos, Switzerland, on the plan to link with Tokyo Stock Exchange. He didn’t provide much information on the […]

... written on Jan 26 2007

The Day Bear Rules The Stock Market

U.S. stocks fell sharply on Thursday as a drop in oil prices hit shares of energy companies, including Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM, stock), and investors tried to lock in profits (including me, of course) a day after the Dow Jones industrial average hit an all-time high. Even gains in some technology companies such as […]

... written on Jan 26 2007

NFLX – Locked-In Profit After 1 Day Option Trading

Noticed how Netflix, Inc. (Nasdaq: NFLX, stock) stock behaves today after the earning announcement of which it beats the estimated earning? It gapped-up alright, but couldn’t sustain the first 45 minutes onslaught by sellers and took a dive into the blue ocean. I closed my position to lock-in my profit, of course, not to let […]

... written on Jan 25 2007

Will Illumina Continues Its' 45 Degree Uptrend?

Illumina, Inc. (Nasdaq: ILMN, stock) will announce its’ earning tomorrow, Friday Jan-26-2007, before market open. Illumina develops and markets next-generation tools for the large-scale analysis of genetic variation and function. The Company has developed a line of products that enable researchers in the life sciences and pharmaceutical industries to perform tests necessary to extract medically […]

... written on Jan 25 2007

Could Property Stocks Take Off In A Bigger Wave?

According to Aseambankers Research, Visit Malaysia Year 2007 (VMY 2007) will boost the earnings of transport operators, retail outlets, hotels and telecommunications as 20.1 million visitors are expected to throng the country throughout the year. If you have noticed, the stock prices of property companies have seen an uptrend never happened for quite some time. […]

... written on Jan 25 2007

Singapore Offended By Genting-Stanley Macau Deals?

Will there be a full blessing from the Government of Singapore on the tie-up between Genting and Stanley Ho on the reported cross-stake-selling in order for both parties to have two doors wide-open in Singapore and Macau’s lucrative casino industry? According to Straits Times, apparently the talk between the two gambling tycoon had “raised a […]

... written on Jan 25 2007

F5 Disappointed But NETFLIX & QUALCOMM Perform

Okay, F5 Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: FFIV, stock) made $22.4 million, or 53 cents a share (beats earning estimate of 47 cents), for the quarter ended Dec. 31, up from the year-ago of $15.2 million, or 37 cents a share. Sales rose 36 percent to $120 million from $88.1 million in the first quarter of fiscal […]

... written on Jan 25 2007

FRK – Will This Cement Leader Performs Again?

Florida Rock Industries, Inc. (NYSE: FRK, stock) will announce its’ earning tomorrow, Thur Jan-25-2007 AMC. FRK is engaged in three business segments: construction aggregates, concrete products and cement and calcium products. The Company also has an investment in a crushed stone plant in Charlotte County, New Brunswick, Canada and a distribution yard in New York […]

... written on Jan 24 2007

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