NEW YORK, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Read the following articles exclusively at S&P Personal Wealth (http://www.personalwealth.com). Standard & Poor's is a division of the McGraw-Hill Companies: "S&P Index Changes -- Who's In Who's Out"http://www.personalwealth.com/ prn04 Standard & Poor's Financial Information Services announced changes in the S&PMidCap 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 291999.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" http://www.personalwealth.com/prn03 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" http://www.personalwealth.com/prn23 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 Equity Insights. S&P Personal Wealth (www.personalwealth.com) is the award winning service created specifically for individual investors by Standard & Poor's. Investment management features include personalized portfolio recommendations; buy, sell, and hold alerts; free real-time quotes, live market commentary; and in-depth analysis and research on companies and funds from hundreds of Standard and Poor?s analysts worldwide. S&P Personal Wealth, recently described as "...easily the best one-stop shopping site for investors.." by Money.com, can also be reached through leading on-line service partners such as AOL, Netscape, Lycos, Quicken / Excite, ABCNEWS.com, Hearst HomeArts, and Mindspring. SOURCE Standard & Poor's -0- 03/26/99 /CONTACT: Mark Roth, Standard & Poor's, A Division Of The McGraw-Hill Companies, 212-770-4752,/ /Web site: http://www.personalwealth.com/ CO: Standard & Poor's ST: New York IN: SU: RTG -0- Mar/26/1999 11:24 EOS (PRN) Mar/26/99 11:24 86 â -0- (PRN) Mar/26/1999 11:39
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