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STOCKS IN THE NEWS

Week of Oct. 31 - Nov. 6
DIVIDENDS
Increased Dividends
Quarterly unless noted otherwise
American Capital Strat .....73 from .72
American States Water .....225 from .221
Aramark Corp .....055 from .05
Artesian Resources .....2125 from .2075
CBL & Assoc .....8125 from .725
C.T. Communications .....07 from .065
Calavo Growers .....30A from 20A
Calian Tech g .....08 from .06
Courier Co .....10 from .0875
Emerson Electric .....415 from .40
Estee Lauder .....40A from .30A
Federated Investors B .....125 from .102
Fst Niles Fncl .....16 from .15
Fst Republic Bk (CA) .....15 from .125
Home Properties Inc .....63 from .62
Independence Cmty Bank .....25 from .24
K-Sea Transport .....54 from .525
Macerich Co .....65 from . 61
Manpower Inc .....20S from .10S
Maxim Integ Pdts .....10 from .08
Medallion Fncl .....10 from .08
Natl Security Grp .....215 from .21
Reliv Intl Inc .....035 from .03
Startek Inc .....41 from .40
Universal Cp .....42 from .39
Vornado Rlty Tr .....76 from .71
Initiated Cash Dividends
K-Fed Bancorp.... .05
Hector Communications.... .05
PCCW Ltd.... .0707
Extra or Special Dividends
Bab Inc.... .06
Baldwin & Lyons.... .90
Celeritek.... 3.00
Creative Tech Ltd.... .25
Omitted or Suspended Dividends
TB Woods Corp
Declared Stock Dividends
SVB Financial 5pc
Declared Stock Splits
EvergreenBancorp Inc ....5 for 4
Taser Intl Inc ....2 for 1
Stock Splits This Week
America Service Group 3-2
Gibraltar Inds 3-2
PennFed Financial Service 2-1
Piedmont Natural Gas Co 2-1
Southwest Georgia Financial Corp 6-5
Video Display Corp 2-1
EARNINGS
Annual Earnings Higher
AmeriSourceBergn ....4.06 vs 3.89
Andrew Corp .....20 vs .08
Energizer Hldgs ....3.21 vs 1.93
Griffon Corp ....1.71 vs vs 1.28
Hutchinson Tech ....2.42 vs 2.21
Intl Game Tech ....1.34 vs 1.11
J&J Snack Foods ....2.48 vs 2.20
Kronos Inc ....1.44 vs 1.12
Keithley Instrmnts .....69 vs loss
Ralcorp Hldgs ....2.17 vs .25
Rockwell Auto ....2.17 vs 1.51
Rockwell Collins ....1.67 vs 1.43
Semitool Inc .....25 vs loss
Annual Earnings Lower
CanWest Global Com.... loss vs .22
Core Labs .....11 vs .37
Core Entertain.... loss vs .94
Reynolds & Reyn ....1.37 vs 1.56
EMERGED FROM CHAPTER 11
NorthWestern Corp
ACQUISITIONS AND MERGERS
Minimum value $100 million
Capital One Financial -
HFS Group (Britain) ($117M)
Constellation Brands -
Robert Mondavi Corp ($1B)
Dynegy - ExResSHC
(from Exelon Corp) ($135M)
Penn National Gaming -
Argosy Gaming Corp ($1.4B)
SFBC International - PharmaNet ($245M)
Called for Redemption
Brookfield Homes 12pc notes
due 6-30-2020 Dec. 20
Chiquita Brands Intl 10.56pc notes
due 3-15-2009 Dec. 3
NEW LISTINGS
NYSE Stocks and Derivatives
Aames Investment Corp
Arlington Tankers Ltd
News Corp (Delaware)
Corpbanca ADS
NYSE Bonds
Chesapeake Energy Corp 7.50pc
notes due 6-15-2014
Amex Stocks and Derivatives
Aberdeen Global Income Fund
HyperSpace Communications Inc
Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd
Turbo Chef Technologies Inc
Nasdaq
MarketAxess Holdings Inc
NGP Capital Resources Co
NorthWestern Corporation
REMOVED FROM TRADING
NYSE Stocks and Derivatives
Bank One Capital I 8pc pfT
Chase Capital V 7.03pc Capital Securities
Chase Capital VII 7pc Capital Securities
Entergy Louisiana Cap I 9pc QUIPS
Internacional de Ceramica SA de CV ADS
News Corp (Australia) ADS rep. 4 ord
New Skies Satellite NV
NiSource Inc SAILS
TXU Gas Co dep pf F
Amex Stocks and Derivatives
MS 8pc SPARQS linked to
Nvidia Cp due 10-30-04
Olympic Cascade Financial Corp
Nasdaq
AngioDyamics Inc
ATA Holdings Corporation
Community First Bankshares Inc
Computer Access Technology Corp
FSF Financial Corp
First Federal Capital Corp
Kennedy-Wilson Inc
SouthTrust Corp
CORPORATE NAME CHANGES
Boise Cascade Corp to OfficeMax Inc
Electricidade de Portugal SA to
Energias de Portugal SA
STET Hellas Telecommunications SA to
TIM Hellas Telecommunications SA

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