StockTwits and NASDAQ Data Junkies to Ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell
ADVISORY, Aug. 24, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
What: StockTwits, along with more than 30 Data Junkies, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square to celebrate the launch of the NASDAQ Data Junkies campaign. The program is designed to integrate NASDAQ's real-time data to StockTwits' community of active traders. The NASDAQ Data Junkies campaign enables Twitter users to send direct messages to @DataJunkies and receive stock prices back, as well as see real-time stock prices in segmented streams on StockTwits.com. In honor of the occasion, our NASDAQ Data Junkie #Ringthebell contest winners will join Howard Lindzon, Co-Founder of StockTwits, to close The NASDAQ Stock Market. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio When: Tuesday, August 25th, 2009 at 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET Contacts: Marissa Campise (917) 359-1048 email@example.com NASDAQ MarketSite: Robert Madden (646) 441-5045 Robert.Madden@NASDAQOMX.com
The Closing Bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on AMC-3/C-3 (ul 5985V; dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Robert Madden at (646) 441-5045.
An audio transmission of the Closing Bell is also available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.
A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx
To obtain a high-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market close of your choice.
StockTwits is an open, community-powered idea and information service for investments. Users can eavesdrop on traders and investors, or contribute to the conversation and build their reputation as savvy market wizards. The service takes financial related data -- using Twitter as the content production platform -- and structures it by stock, user and reputation.
About NASDAQ OMX:
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