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TIME: 1932GMT
NEWS: Sky West (SKWY) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Standpoint Research
REACTION: Shares move lower by 1.79% from USD 11.41 to USD 11.21 in an immediate reaction.
SOURCE: theflyonthewall.com

TIME: 19006GMT
NEWS: Achillion (ACHN) added to short term buy list at Deutsche Bank
REACTION: Shares moved +0.99% in immediate reaction to news, last trade at USD 8.44 from USD 8.36
SOURCE: Newswires

TIME: 1901GMT
NEWS: Nielsen pricing data data is stronger than expected for Green Mountain Coffe Roasters (GMCR)
REACTION: Shares jumped 1.67% in reaction to the news, from USD 24.35 to USD 24.77
SOURCE: b4thestreet.com

TIME: 1541GMT
NEWS: EU ministers are to delay the Greek aid call for weeks according to officials
REACTION: In reaction to this headline EUR/USD fell 19 pips from 1.2741 to 1.2722, Bund futures gained 15 ticks in a move from 142.93 to 143.08, DAX futures dropped 34 points from 7220 to 7186
SOURCE: Newswires

TIME: 1537GMT
NEWS: Alexion (ALXN) reports USD 400mln share repurchase program
REACTION: Shares initially move 0.27% to the upside, from USD 87.12 to USD 87.35; trades USD 87.31 last. In the following three minutes co. shares move 1.11% to the upside, printing a fresh high of USD 88.12.
SOURCE: Newswires

TIME: 1531GMT
NEWS: Icahn issues open letter to shareholders of Oshkosh (OSK) - not conducting tender to take the co. private
REACTION: In immediate reaction to the comment that not conducting tender to take the co. private, OSK shares fell 3.13%; trades USD 28.32 last.
SOURCE: Newswires

TIME: 1501GMT
NEWS: Statoil (STO) denies speculation about bidding on Whiting Petroleum (WLL)
REACTION: WLL shares fall 6.0% in reaction to this denial; trades USD 44.73 last.
SOURCE: Newswires

TIME: 1455GMT
NEWS: Bottomline Technologies (BLMN) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Avondale
REACTION: Shares jumped 2.84% in immediate reaction, from USD 25.67 to USD 26.43
SOURCE: Newswires

Print 21:06, 08 Nov 2012 - Market Analysis - Source: RANsquawk