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big board

n. the New York Stock Exchange. (Securities markets.) On the big board, stocks were down again today, bringing the loss this week on the Dow to nearly 175 points.
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It is high time the NYSE's board members acknowledge that they, and not the CEO, are ultimately responsible for proper governance of the Big Board.
In today's environment, we think there is little difference between big board stocks and penny stocks.
Some influential voices are beating the drums for radical, sweeping changes at the Big Board, including a whole new set of directors and a division of the exchange's trading and regulatory functions.
Among those now listing on the Big Board are Sybase Inc.
NEWSWEEK has learned that a number of Wall Street firms may soon make their own bids to buy the Big Board in a deal they believe will be better for seat holders.
Declining and advancing stocks were about even on the Big Board.
As a result, Lamson will continue to be listed on the Big Board, subject to quarterly monitoring relative to the goals outlined in the plan presented to the NYSE.
The electronics manufacturing services provider decided to move from the New York Stock Exchange after the Big Board informed the company it will substantially raise the financial requirements for listing.
CHC LANDS ON THE BIG BOARD - Shares of CHC Helicopter Corporation touched down today on the NYSE.
The Big Board may extend trading hours starting in July, giving investors more time to buy and sell stocks, the chairman of the New York Stock Exchange said Monday.
SEI's CEO, said that the move is being made to allow the company to enjoy the increased global visibility offered by the Big Board.
AOL shares skidded 9 points to 153 on the Big Board, despite a growing consensus that the company's earnings, scheduled for release after the close of trading Tuesday, would beat expectations of 9 cents.
Despite the overall decline in the market, advancers are still outpacing decliners on the Big Board by eight to seven, and by 14 to 13 on the Nasdaq.
Dow member IBM was down more than 2 percent Monday and AOL lost 17 percent in leading volume on the Big Board.