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Stocks in the news / Week of March 13-19

INCREASED DIVIDENDS

Quarterly unless noted otherwise

Air Products .....58 from .49

BB&T Corp .....16 from .15

BioMed Realty Trust .....20 from .17

Camden Prop Trust .....49 from .45

Colony Financial .....32 from .30

Fulton Financial .....04 from .03

Host Hotels & Res .....02 from .01

Independent Bank MA .....19 from .18

J.P. Morgan Chase .....25 from .05

Jarden Corp .....08625 from .0825

Patterson Cos .....12 from .10

State Street Corp .....18 from .01

US Bancorp .....125 from .05

Washington Trust .....22 from .21

Williams-Sonoma .....17 from .15

Xilinx Inc .....19 from .16

EXTRA OR SPECIAL DIVIDENDS

BB&T Corp .01

Wells Fargo & Co .07

INITIATED CASH DIVIDENDS

Cisco Systems .06Q

Covanta Holdings .075

L.B. Foster Co .025Q

RESUMED DIVIDEND

Bon-Ton Stores .05Q

REDUCED DIVIDENDS

Mission West Prop .....13 from .15

ANNOUNCED SPINOFF

Northrop Grumman- 1/6 share Huntington Ingalls Inds

STOCK SPLITS LAST WEEK

Lear Corp ....2 for 1

ANNUAL EARNINGS HIGHER

GAAP fully diluted from 10K

Akorn Inc .....22 vs (.28)

Amer Dental .....65 from .55

Ann Inc ....1.24 vs (.32)

Apollo Cmcl RE .....87 vs (.21)

Beasley Bdcst .....35 vs .15

Boyd Gaming .....12 from .05

CAI Intl ....1.56 vs .76

Citizens Inc .....32 vs .31

Cohen & Steers ....1.07 vs (.04)

Consol Water .....43 vs .42

Drew Inds ....1.26 vs (1.10)

Dynex Capital ....1.41 vs 1.02

Enpro Inds ....2.96 vs (7.19)

Firstbank Corp .....27 vs .15

Fortegra Fincl .....94 vs .69

Gray Telev .....16 vs (.83)

HFF Inc .....40 vs (.05)

Harvest Nat Res .....43 vs (.09)

Heartland Fincl ....1.13 vs 1.07

Horsehead Hldgs .....57 vs (.73)

Hypercom .....12 vs (.13)

Lakeland Bncp .....60 vs (.35)

Lululemon ....1.69 vs .82

Maiden Holdings .....98 vs .87

Meadowbrook Ins ....1.10 vs .92

MedQuist Hldgs .....14 vs (.02)

MedQuist Inc .....83 vs .62

Metals USA .....34 vs .14

Nanometrics ....2.43 vs (.87)

Omnicell Inc .....15 vs .01

Providence Svc ....1.78 vs 1.60

QLIK Tech .....21 vs .06

Quicksilver Res ....2.45 vs (3.30)

Roma Fincl .....17 vs .09

STR Holdings ....1.17 vs .61

Saks Inc .....30 vs (.40)

Sonosite .....66 vs .19

Std Packing ....1.06 vs .90

TNS Inc .....32 vs (.08)

Targacept .....36 vs (1.54)

Target Corp ....4.00 vs 3.30

Texas Pacific LT ....1.17 vs .69

USANA Hlth Sci ....2.86 vs 2.17

ANNUAL EARNINGS LOWER

(Losses)

Actuate Corp .....22 vs .25

Agree Realty ....1.64 vs 2.14

Alamo Group ....1.78 vs 1.80

Allegiant Travel ....3.32 vs 3.76

Amer Eagle Outfit .....70 vs 1.02

Amer Independence Corp .....25 vs .31

Calif Pizza Kitchen ....(.02) vs .19

Cbiz Inc .....42 vs .51

Clearwater Paper ....6.24 vs 15.50

Cott Corp .....63 vs 1.08

Cross Ctry Hlthcare ....(.09) vs .22

Cumberland Pharm .....12 vs .17

Delek US Hldgs ....(1.47) vs .01

Fst Bancorp NC .....35 vs 3.37

Fst Business FS .....37 vs .41

Getty Realty ....1.85 vs 1.90

Glatfelter, P.H. ....1.17 vs 2.70

Global Identity ....2.80 vs 2.91

Global Ptrs ....1.59 vs 2.51

Hanger Ortho .....65 vs 1.13

Hill Intl .....36 vs .49

Intl Shiphldg ....2.12 vs 5.80

Medallion Fincl .....61 vs .72

Novamed Inc .....68 vs .96

Osiris Thera .....40 vs .45

Oxford Resource Ptrs ....(.45) vs 2.08

Peets Coffee & Tea ....1.28 vs 1.44

Rome Bancorp .....35 vs .47

Susser Hldgs .....05 vs .12

True Religion App ....1.75 vs 1.92

Univ Hlth RIT ....1.33 vs 1.56

Weatherford Intl ....(.15) vs .24

Westfield Fincl .....11 vs .18

CALLED FOR REDEMPTION

Atlas Pipeline Ptrs 8.125pc notes due 12-15-2015 Apr. 8

Consol Energy 7.87pc notes due 3-1-2012 Apr. 11

HSBC Finance 5.7pc internotes due 10-15-2020 Apr. 15

HSBC Finance 5.75pc internotes due 10-15-2020 Apr. 15

Interstate P&L 7.1pc pfC Apr. 29

Peabody Energy 5.875pc notes due 4-18-2016 Apr. 15

Woori Bank variable rate notes due 3-1-2012 May 3

ACQUISITIONS AND MERGERS

Minimum value $100 million

Berkshire Hathaway - Lubrizol Inc ($9B)

General Mills - 50 percent stake in Yoplait ($1.1B)

NEW STOCK LISTINGS

NYSE

Endeavour Silver Corp

DuPont Fabros Tech 7.625pc pfB

Unisys Corp 6.25pc pfA

NYSE AMEX Equities

Extorre Gold Mines Ltd

NASDAQ Global and Global Select Markets

Cornerstone OnDemand Inc

STOCKS REMOVED FROM TRADING

NYSE

LaSalle Hotel Pptys 8.375pc pfB

Post Properties 7.625pc pfB

Tortoise Energy Capital pfA

NYSE AMEX Equities

Endeavour Silver Corp (to NYSE)

NASDAQ Global and Global Select Markets

DJSP Enterprises Inc

First Franklin Corp

Marshall Edwards Inc (to Capital Market)

CORPORATE NAME CHANGES

Ann Taylor Stores Corp to Ann Inc

Tyco Electronics Ltd to TE Connectivity Ltd