Market Recap: Rollercoaster Ride For Dow Jones Stock

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Two weeks ago (IMD, January 27), Dow Jones announced its big plan for saving Dow Jones Telerate. The stock hasn't been out of the news since. Here's a timeline:

January 29: A fund managed by Michael Price acquires a 4.6 per cent stake in Dow Jones. Price, a shareholder activist, reportedly played a major role in prodding Chase Manhattan and Chemical to merge. Price has said he thinks Dow Jones management should consider other options for Telerate besides the $650 million investment plan--inc

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