Saturday, October 20, 2001The Bloomberg Honolulu Star-Bulletin Index is a price-weighted index designed to measure the performance of Hawaii-based companies. The index was developed with a base value of 100 as of December 31, 1999. A chart of the index which shows the weekly performance of its members is published weekly in the Honolulu Star-Bulletin.
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Cyanotech Corp., which hit its 52-week low of 50 cents on Sept. 19, continued to rebound this week as it jumped 13.04 percent to lead 13 other stocks in the Bloomberg Honolulu Star-Bulletin Index.
Cyanotech surging back
The Kona biotech firm closed yesterday at 78 cents and is now down just 0.16 percent since the start of the year.
Maui Land & Pineapple Co. finished second with a gain of 3.41 percent while Central Pacific Bank parent CPB Inc. was third with a 2.83 percent increase.
Barnwell Industries Inc. was next with a 1.38 percent gain.
Aquasearch Inc., a biotech rival and Kona neighbor of Cyanotech, brought up the rear as its stock plunged 11.90 percent.
Schuler Homes Inc. was next-to-last as its shares tumbled 9.34 percent.
Source: Bloomberg News STAR-BULLETIN GRAPHIC