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Wall Street Horizon Launches Low-Latency Earnings Date Monitor

Mon March 12, 2012

Delivers Machine-Readable Data for Trading and Risk 

Woburn, MA, March 12, 2012. Wall Street Horizon, the most accurate source of corporate earnings andevents calendar data, has announced the public release of Real-Time Earnings Date Monitor (EDM). EDM is a low-latency, fully elementized feed of announced corporate earnings release dates that can impact volatility and prices.

Knowing when a company is scheduled to release earnings is critical to institutional traders and market makers for algorithmic trading, quantitative analysis and risk management. EDM automatically trackspress releases from thousands of companies across the major wires, parses text into structured data forrelease dates and timing, and checks Wall Street Horizon's historical data to flag if it is a new date or a date change. EDM's structured XML messages are delivered to institutions within 1,000 milliseconds of announcement, faster and more accurately than a human reading and re-keying a news release.

"Whether firms trade on volatility or try to avoid it, they need to know exactly when a public company will release their next earnings report," said Barry L. Star, Managing Director of Wall Street Horizon. "Automated traders and market makers need to be on top of new data as soon as it becomes available to the market. EDM delivers this for earnings dates in a way that is timely, accurate and cost effective.

"EDM augments Wall Street Horizon's Real-Time Dividends Monitor which is a low-latency elementized feed of announced dividend dates, amounts and changes. The company also provides the industry's most reliable data on earnings calendars, earnings actuals, dividend and split calendars, IPOs,shareholder and board meetings, analyst days and investor conferences.

About Wall Street Horizon

Wall Street Horizon is the industry's most accurate and trusted source of low-latency alerts and intra-day feeds of earnings calendar, dividend announcement, ETF and corporate events data. The company delivers machine-readable data feeds to institutional traders, market makers, brokerage firms, wealth managers and research platforms. For more than 10 years, Wall Street Horizon has provided clients with visibility ahead of volatility to gain a competitive advantage. For more information, please visit www.WallStreetHorizon.com.

Media contact:

Wall Street Horizon, Inc.
Kathleen M. Ryan
781.994.3500 x228
kryan@wallstreethorizon.com