NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 26, 1998--Read the following
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"S&P Index Changes -- Who's In, Who's Out"
Standard & Poor's Financial Information Services announced
changes in the S&P MidCap 400, S&P SmallCap 600 and S&P REIT Composite
Indexes. SEACOR Smit (NYSE:CKH) will replace Pharmaceutical Marketing
(Nasdaq:PMRX) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading on
Monday, March 29, 1999. Pharmaceutical Marketing is being acquired by
S&P MidCap 400 component Quintiles Transnational (Nasdaq:QTRN) in a
merger that is anticipated to close on that date. For more index
changes, check out this morning's Word on the Street.
"Chronimed Sees Earnings for 3rd, 4th Quarters Below Estimates"
Chronimed Inc. (Nasdaq:CHMD) sees lower than expected $0.03-$0.04
third quarter earnings per share and noted that fourth quarter
earnings per share will be significantly below expectations of at
least $0.15. The company cited pricing pressures in its Injectables
business, as well as lower than expected revenues from new products.
Other stocks featured in this morning's MarketMovers include InaCom
Corp. (NYSE:ICO), Hutchinson Technology (Nasdaq:HTCH), Mississippi
Chemical (NYSE:GRO), Speedfam International (Nasdaq:SFAM), General
Cigar (NYSE:MPP), Elan Corp. (NYSE:ELN), Telescan Inc. (Nasdaq:TSCN),
Comfort Systems USA (NYSE:FIX), and PolyMedica Corp. (Nasdaq:PLMD).
"Network Associates Poised to Ride the E-Commerce Wave"
Mention the word software, and most people will probably think of
Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq:MSFT). But while the tech giant does dominate
many areas of the software business, there are other segments where
the company is not a player. These include network security and
anti-virus software, where Network Associates (Nasdaq:NETA) is a
leading supplier. In order to get a closer look at the company (which
currently carries a 5 STARS (buy) ranking), Personal Wealth recently
spoke with Brian Goodstadt, software analyst with S&P Equity Investor
Services. Find out why he's bullish on NETA's outlook in the latest
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