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Morning Social Media Outlook for Fri Mar 2 (HUSA, ACUR, SNMX, MOTR)

In recent years, traders and investors have increasingly turned to social media to discuss their investments. Now, interested parties can get a scientific look at what is being discussed on a weekly, monthly, and even hourly basis.

Provided by Social Market Analytics, here is the morning social media outlook for Friday, March 2.

Most Bullish

Houston American Energy (NYSE: HUSA) is currently trading up roughly 5%. The company plummeted sharply yesterday, falling from roughly $11 per share to near $7. Earlier today, there was chatter that a major analyst was defending the company.

Acura Pharma (NASDAQ: ACUR) is currently trading up nearly 8% after announcing test results that were favorable to one of the company's in-development drugs.

Most Bearish

Senomyx (NASDAQ: SNMX) is trading up slightly on today's session, but plummeted severely yesterday after reporting disappointing revenues and guiding below census estimates for the year.

Motricity (NASDAQ: MOTR) is trading down over 6% after reporting earnings yesterday afternoon.

Most Discussed

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) dominated the list all last week, and continues into the start of March. Reports are circulating that the company will announce its iPad 3 next week.

Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) the bank remains a popular stock on social media.

Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) recently unveiled a demo version of its new Windows 8 operating system which has the unique ability to run across multiple platforms, including tablets and smart phones.

Google's (NASDAQ: GOOG) appearance on this list is no surprise, as it is always widely discussed on social media.

Bank of America (NYSE: BAC) announced that it would look to impose a new fee on accounts that do not maintain a minimum balance.

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