JDS Swoons as Deal Faces Sharp Antitrust Scrutiny

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RealMoney.com's DAILY BULLETIN

July 11, 2000

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Market Data as of Close, 7/10/00:

o Dow Jones Industrial Average: 10,646.58 up 10.60, 0.10%

o Nasdaq Composite Index: 3,980.29 down 42.91, -1.07%

o S&P 500: 1,475.62 down 3.28, -0.22%

o TSC Internet: 784.02 down 23.09, -2.86%

o Russell 2000: 530.83 up 2.61, 0.49%

o 30-Year Treasury: 105 04/32 down 7/32, yield 5.876%

Companies in Today's Bulletin:

JDS Uniphase (JDSU:Nasdaq)

Conseco (CNC:NYSE)

Deutsche Telekom (DT:NYSE ADR)

VoiceStream (VSTR:Nasdaq)

Telecom: JDS Swoons as Deal Faces Sharp Antitrust Scrutiny

The SDL buy would give the optical-components maker a strong position in a widely used pump.

http://www.thestreet.com/tech/telecom/994233.html

Wrong! Rear Echelon Revelations: Antitrust Anathema

The JDS Uniphase deal points up the apparent absence of sound legal advice.

http://www.thestreet.com/p/comment/wrongrear/994431.html

Stocks to Watch Tuesday: VoiceStream Wireless, Alteon WebSystems, Krispy Kreme, Service Corp.

http://www.thestreet.com/markets/stockwatch/994748.html

Bond Focus: Treasuries Cede Ground Ahead of Greenspan Speech

Also, a heavy corporate calendar is building, thanks to last week's friendly economic data.

http://www.thestreet.com/markets/keynumbers/994467.html

Banking: Conseco Sets Rich Pay Package for New CEO

Ex-GE exec Gary Wendt gets a lush options grant as he works to right the struggling insurer.

http://www.thestreet.com/stocks/banking/994723.html

Dear Dagen: The Millionaire Bind: How Should You Handle a Big Inheritance?

It's a great problem to have, but wills, tax planning and whom you tell must be handled properly.

http://www.thestreet.com/funds/deardagen/993740.html

Mutual Funds: Fidelity Investors Not Spooked by Change at One of Its Hot Funds

Undistiguished manager replaces the one who built Aggressive Growth's impressive returns, but people keep buying.

http://www.thestreet.com/funds/funds/994445.html

Vegas Vice: There Is a Catch to Betting on Baseball

All you have to do is pick the winning team, but, of course, it's not that easy.

http://www.thestreet.com/p/comment/vegas/994289.html

Chat with James J. Cramer on AOL Tuesday, July 11, at 5 p.m. EDT. (Keyword: Live)

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