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Subject:  Re: Why the price jump ? Date:  8/6/2004  12:30 PM
Author:  math999man Number:  18 of 24

Well - a jump one day - does not mean good news for the next day -

Wilson Greatbatch slices 2004 outlook on lower orders (10:09 AM ET) NEW YORK (CBS.MW) -- Shares of Wilson Greatbatch Technologies(GB)sank more than 25 percent to $16 after the Clarence, N.Y., maker of medical device components cut its forecast for the year and posted earnings $4.7 million, or 22 cents per share, on sales of $52.9 million for the second quarter. The latest results include a pre-tax charge of $2.8 million related to severance and patient acquisition costs. In the same period a year earlier, Wi