May 3-9

Correcting our mistakes and oversights.
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The May 7 Stock Mart,

Amkor, should have said the chip packaging market is expected to grow from $21.8 billion in 1998 to $40 billion in 2001 and that package outsourcing should grow from an estimated $4.6 billion in 1998 to $9.3 billion in 2001. As originally reported, the numbers were given in units, not dollars. (

corrected May 7

)

A May 6 James J. Cramer column,

Reviewing Wednesday's Rally, mistakenly said that bond futures are currently available on

TheStreet.com

. (

corrected May 6

)

A May 5 story,

Morningstar Conference: A Not-So-Legendary Panel, noted that the

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Oppenheimer Main Street Growth and Income fund underperformed the

S&P 500

for the past five years but did not mention that its manager, Charles E. Albers, did not begin managing the fund until April 1998. Returns of Albers' previous fund,

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Guardian Park Avenue, beat those of the S&P 500 in 1995, 1996 and 1997, according to

Morningstar

. (

corrected May 6

)

The disclosure statement in the May 5 James J. Cramer column

May the Better Trend Win failed to note that Cramer's fund was long AOL at the time of publication. (

corrected May 6

)