Saturday, January 29, 2000

TRISTATE MARKET SPOTLIGHT


Bike sales pump up Huffy shares

        Shares of Huffy Corp. gained 31 1/4 cents, or 5.6 percent, to $5.87 1/2 Friday on volume of 26,300 shares traded.

        The Miamisburg bicycle maker announced Friday an increase in fourth-quarter retail sales. Consumer purchases of Huffy Bicycle Co. products during December's first 24 days bested the similar 1998 period by 53 percent.

        The Sussex, Wis.-based Huffy Sports Co. division reported that fourth quarter point-of-sale to consumers jumped more than 21 percent over 1998, with December up by more than 20 percent.

       



Enquirer seminar offers tips
Hotel for Internet services
Former P&G president dies
Elder-Beerman wraps up sale of shoe chain
TRISTATE BUSINESS SUMMARY
PEOPLE ON THE MOVE
Stocks weaker at week's end
Stock exchanges to quote shares in dollars, cents
Amazon takes hit on layoff news
Fourth-quarter growth: 5.85%
- TRISTATE MARKET SPOTLIGHT