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STOCKS IN THE NEWS
MARCH 27 - APRIL 2

DIVIDENDS
Increased Dividends
Quarterly unless noted otherwise
BRE Properties ....$.50 from $.4875
Berkshire Bncp .....07S from .06S
City Holdings .....25 from .23
Fst South Bncp .....20 from .17
Heritage Fincl .....175 from .17
Lakeland Fncl Cp .....23 from .21
Lone Star Steakhouse .....195 from .175
Utd Mobile Homes .....245 from .2425
Initiated Cash Dividends
Atlantic Coast Fedl.... $.05
Kentucky Fst FedlBcp.... .10
Ormat Techs Inc.... .03
Extra or Special Dividends
Liberate Techs.... $2.10
PowerShares Hi Yld Eqty.... .0368
Retail HOLDRs.... 3.00
Stolt Nielsen.... 2.00
Resumed Dividends
MC Shipping Inc.... $.0625
Stewart Enterprises.... .025
Reduced Dividends
Russ Berrie & Co ....$.10 from $.30
Sunset Fncl Res .....18 from .20
Declared Stock Dividends
Cinn Financial.... 5pc
Heritage Oak Bancorp.... 5pc
Declared Stock Splits
CHC Helicopter Cp A&B ....2 for 1
Capital Corp West ....9 for 5
Franklin Capital Corp ....3 for 1
Gentex Corp ....2 for 1
Industrial Alliance Fin Svc ....2 for 1
Orckit Communications ....3 for 1
Reitmans Ltd ....2 for 1
Tricans Well Svc ....3 for 1
Stock Splits This Week
Brookfield Properties Corp.... 3 for 2
Cabot Oil & Gas Corp.... 3 for 2
Chicago Bridge & Iron.... 2 for 1
E.ON AG ADS.... 3 for 1
Deswell Inds.... 3 for 2
Donegal Group A&B.... 4 for 3
Harris Corp.... 2 for 1
McGrath Rent Corp.... 2 for 1
Monarch Casino & Resort Inc.... 2 for 1
Nissin Co Ltd.... 6 for 5
Option Care Inc.... 3 for 2
Peabody Energy Corp.... 2 for 1
PPT Vision Inc.... 1 for 4 reverse
Quality Systems Inc.... 2 for 1
R&B Inc.... 2 for 1
St. Mary Land & Exploration.... 2 for 1
Technical Olympic USA Inc.... 5 for 4
EARNINGS
Annual Earnings Higher
Casual Male Retail ....$.04 vs loss
Conn's Inc ....1.27 vs 1.22
Crown Castle Intl .....89 vs loss
Dick's Sporting Goods ....1.30 vs 1.04
Edwards (AG) ....2.37 vs 1.97
Lubys Inc .....06 vs loss
Micron Tech .....40 vs loss
Texas Industries ....3.45 vs loss
Annual Earnings Lower
Enesco Group.... loss vs $1.20
Hastings Entertain .....49 vs .72
Natural Hlth Trends .....18 vs .83
Neenah Paper.... loss vs 2.64
US Home Systems.... loss vs .22
ACQUISITIONS AND MERGERS
Minimum value $100 million
Verizon Communications -
MCI Inc ($7.64B)
BUYOUT
SunGard Data Systems ($11.3B)
CALLED FOR REDEMPTION
Alamosa PCS holdings 12.875pc
2-15-10 Apr. 25
Public Storage Inc 9.75pc pfF May 2
Sizeler Property Inv 9pc debs
7-15-09 May 2
NEW LISTINGS
NYSE Stocks and Derivatives
BlackRock Health Sciences Trust
Cohen & Steers Worldwide Realty
Income Fund Inc
ING Global Equity Dividend &
Premium Opportunity Fund Inc
Nuveen Tax Advantaged Floating Rate Fund
PNM Resources 6.75pc corporate units
S&P 500 Covered Call Fund
Amex Stocks and Derivatives
Banro Corp
Citigroup SEQUINS lkd to
IAC/Interactive Corp due 2006
Gabelli Global Gold Natural
Resources & Income Trust
RegeneRx Biopharmaceutical Inc
Nasdaq
Capital Title Group Inc (from Small-Cap)
Knot Inc (The)
Prudential Bancorp of Pennsylvania
Removed from Trading
NYSE Stocks and Derivatives
Sears Roebuck & Co
AMEX Stocks and Derivatives
Citigroup Global Mkts 7pc ELKS 3-31-05
Nasdaq
Conrad Industries Inc
Merrill Lynch & Co 6pc STRIDES
for Merck & Co Inc
Provident Trust II 10pc TRUPS
Torch Offshore Inc
Corporate Name Changes
CIGNA High Income Shares to
BlackRock High Income Shares
Kmart Holdings Corp to
Sears Holdings Corp
Sports Entertainment Enterprises Inc
to CKX Inc

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