Technology stocks -- which rallied to a higher close yesterday -- top today's events roster. On the West Coast, the Robertson Stephens Internet Conference and the Credit Suisse First Boston Technology Group Communications Technology Conference draw to a close. Since tech newsmakers are presenting at both confabs, investors will be on the lookout for reports from the events.
Also today, the market's noise level rises as biopharmaceutical company
and e-business outlet
quiet periods expire.
IPO Quiet Periods Expiring
Ben Holmes, who heads
ipoPros.com subsidiary, keeps a close eye on quiet period expirations every week. For more on quiet periods and why they matter, check out Holmes' primer on the subject. The full current quiet period list is published separately. For information on IPO pricings, filings and aftermarket activity, plus a calendar of upcoming IPOs, check out
IPO data section.
Quiet Period End
Conferences and Meetings
Robertson Stephens Internet Conference: The Next Generation
, San Francisco. Last of four days. Companies presenting include:
- Digital Island (ISLD) Breakaway Solutions (BWAY) - Get ReportChordiant Software (CHRD) BroadVision (BVSN) - Get ReportWebvan (WBVN) Ask Jeeves (ASKJ) Inktomi (INKT) Xpedior (XPDR)
Credit Suisse First Boston Technology Group Communications Technology Conference
, Santa Barbara, California. Last of four days. Companies presenting include: