Archive for July 2nd, 2009

VOLUME ALERT: Tivo Inc. (TIVO, DISH)

Tivo Inc. (Nasdaq: TIVO) shares are down 14 percent to $9.25 as of 11:30 a.m. Eastern on volume of 3.6 million shares, about 1.4 times its average daily volume, after a federal judge’s handed the company a setback in its long-standing patent dispute with rival Dish Network Corp (Nasdaq: DISH). The U.S. Court of Appeals for [...]

Fertilizer begins to fly as Russian miners demonstrate pricing power (POT, IPI, MON, AGU, MOS)

Fertilizer stocks are gaining ground, with stocks including Potash CP (NYSE: POT) trading rising 4 percent, above $94, with nearly half its average volume changing hands in the first hour of Thursday trading. The company could be benefit from a Bloomberg.com’s report that Russia’s two largest potash miners plan to raise prices for domestic fertilizer [...]

PRICE/VOLUME ALERT: Beacon Power (BCON)

Beacon Power Corporation (NASDAQ: BCON) has just surged on a single note that the D.O.E. is offerinhg a $43 million conditional loan guarantee to the company.  Shares opened at $0.80 this morning and at 10:06 are at $0.90.  We have now seen 900,000 shares after about 600,000 of the shares came after the news hit.  [...]