Marketplace AM for May 8, 2006
May 8, 2006

Marketplace AM for May 8, 2006

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Segments From this episode

Sloan Sessions: NYSE's second offering

May 8, 2006
Newsweek Wall Street editor Allan Sloan looks at the impact of the New York Stock Exchange offering stock of its own.

Is Boink the next Playboy?

May 8, 2006
Sean Cole reports on a new magazine by and for college students about one of their favorite topics: sex.

Quarterly earnings run

May 8, 2006
This corporate earnings season marks at least the 10th straight quarter of double-digit earnings growth. Bob Moon takes a look at what's behind the trend.

Showtime and the Smithsonian

May 8, 2006
The Smithsonian Institute's board of regents today reviews a controversial contract that gives Showtime the right to block some independent filmmakers from accessing Smithsonian archives. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports.

Rockin' in the free world

May 8, 2006
Warner Brothers is scheduled to release a CD of protest songs by Neil Young today, weeks earlier than originally planned, possibly because Young was giving the songs away on his Web site. Jeff Tyler reports.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC