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Airports can be deadly

It has now gone beyond the fact that more than half of all U.S. flights are subject to some type of delay. The story that a woman who was so irate that she was “late” to board a flight, that hadn’t even taken off yet, would be arrested for disorderly conduct in Phoenix is one

 
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Has upticking returned to the TSX? part 3

Being the last trading day of quarter end and all, I thought we’d look back at a few names from a recent post (see prior post “Has upticking returned to the TSX? part 2“, September 4-07) and see how the shares performed yesterday. To remind, these shares lept out on the final day of the

 
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Clarus, Orion and Westwind on Discovery Air tuckunder acquisition

Here is a medley of last week’s research reports on Discovery Air (DA.A:TSX): From Clarus Securities research: 1. Discovery Air to Acquire DMS for $10 million Yesterday, Discovery Air announced that it has signed a letter of intent to acquire Discovery Mining Services Ltd. (“DMS”) for $10 million in cash and stock. We understand there

 
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Bay Street Buzz

Information courtesy of Bill Vlaad of Vlaad & Co. “At Blackmont Capital, Andre Brosseau is joining as Vice Chairman having left Loewen, Ondaatje, McCutcheon where he was Deputy Chairman and President. Paul Pint, also from LOM, and before that with Brosseau at CIBC World Market, is joining the Investment Banking Group as a Director. Victoria

 
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When does Regulation Services step in?

One could start with the age-old question, who watches the watchers? That question sprung to mind as Coventree (COF:TSX) rallied another 62% on volume in the first hour of trading this morning. This followed a big run between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. yesterday; Coventree shares jumped from 60 cents to close at more than

 
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