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November 9, 2010

News Update: Shares of Odyssey Marine Exploration

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Shares of Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc. (NASDAQ:OMEX) received a 7.2% boost earlier Wednesday after company officials said they expect to report Q3 revenue over million, reports MarketWatch. SmarTrend is bullish on shares of Odyssey Marine Exploration and our subscribers were alerted to buy on July 20, 2010 at .24. The stock has risen 57.3% since the alert was issued.
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In 2007, Odyssey Marine Exploration announced that they had made an historic discovery in the Atlantic Ocean seventeen tons of coins, worth an estimated half a billion dollars. On Thursday, April 2nd @ 10PM ET/PT, Discovery Channel will unveil the gripping drama of the Black Swan as it unfolded behind the scenes, from the moment the coins were discovered to the ensuing international legal battle over ownership. Filmed entirely in high definition, Battle For The Black Swan will air as a special 12th episode and season finale — of Discoverys TREASURE QUEST series. discovery.com
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  1. @stevevox1 yes but theres always a loophole to argue in court.. heritage b.s., piracy criminal acts etc.. what a pain in the ass, cant do anything in life without that royal pain in the ass

    Comment by geogodley — November 9, 2010 @ 9:03 am

  2. well all i can say is PISS on spain.. the way i look at it.. looser wheepers finder keeepers..lol.. i know its childish but hey call it any way you want.. if they wanted it bad enoughs.. why dont they go get its.. ?!?!?!?!?!?

    Comment by odenkiller — November 9, 2010 @ 9:13 am

  3. Didnt Spain steal this treasure from south america, then if this treasure is thiers so is the responsibility of how this treasure got in thier possesion in the first place. This was really stolen booty spain had at the time. Also, would spain give it back.

    Comment by The5thAveMonster — November 9, 2010 @ 9:57 am

  4. First I don´t accept advices about hypocrisy from a Yankee and less about to kill nothing. Second odissey has stolen something that don´t belong them and the treasure will be sent to Spain and you will see it because it has been ordered by two american judges.
    Bye ignorant.

    Comment by molendomolo — November 9, 2010 @ 10:32 am

  5. I am completely aware of the navigation principles of the past. By the way idiot its called stellar navigation. If Spain regains all of their property will they honor their dead by dumping it back to the bottom of the ocean to respect the dead? If they dont I find it hypocritical. Now kill yourself

    Comment by fenderspring — November 9, 2010 @ 11:15 am

  6. EEUU govern, US Navy, all the international comunity of archeologists and two judges of Tampa gave the reason to Spanish Govern. Odissey must return the treasure to Spain, there it will be sent to museums, not to sell it by internet as Odissey began to do.
    Odissey broke international and spanish laws,stole archaeological remains, carried it ot ouf spain witout permission and sold part of it.
    They are thieves not heroes and must go to prisson this are the real facts.

    Comment by molendomolo — November 9, 2010 @ 11:42 am

  7. Spanish govern knows where mostly of his ships sunk, because there is archives about it named Archivo de Indias, since 500 years ago. Spanish ships usually sailed in convoys and if one ship sunk the others register it in his books.
    There is somenthing named international law that protects this sunken ships. Odissey went to spanish waters after spanish govern forbid dig there,recobered the treasure without permision, destroid the rests,hid it, carried it to usa and began to sell it by internet.

    Comment by molendomolo — November 9, 2010 @ 12:17 pm

  8. Firstly, Spain does not know where all their ships sunk over centuries of seafaring – that is just obsurd (with the exception with some on the bottom of the sea at Trafalgar lol! ) They would know what cargo was on certain ships, but that is it.

    It is pure and simple – Spain just wants some of the 500 million worth of coins.

    Comment by AussieDave7 — November 9, 2010 @ 12:32 pm

  9. Another stupid comment, so if sailors haven´t GPS 100 or 500 years ago they could´t sail across the Atlantic Ocean Isn´t it? If you don´t know they sailed using the stars and naval maps and they knew exactly where they was sailing.
    And giving some light to your ignorance, the black swan was sunk in a naval battle, the place is well known by British and the survivors of the spanish convoy.
    The spanish govern have redacted maps about sunken ships to protect them from pirates like Odissey.

    Comment by molendomolo — November 9, 2010 @ 1:08 pm

  10. So what your saying is that Spain knows exactly where all their lost ships are and they leave them where they are out of respect for the dead? What maps about the situation are you referring to? Did you have gps on you 100+ yr old boats? I think not! I also would be okay with spainiards finding an american treasure in the ocean as long as they put the items in a museum. Its better off there than forgotten at the bottom of the sea. Oh and kill yourself molendomolo. haha

    Comment by fenderspring — November 9, 2010 @ 1:19 pm

  11. A stupid comment, Spain has complete maps about the situation of sunken ships but they are condidered as submarine cementeries and they are protected by the law.
    What would you think if a spaniard go to EEUU, to a native cementerie,dig it, find gold and items, hide it , destroy all the cementery and not tell anithing to the authorities, carry it by plane to Spain and sell your archaelogical treasures by internet?
    This is exactly what Odissey made, so Odissey and they staff to the jail.

    Comment by molendomolo — November 9, 2010 @ 1:20 pm

  12. Por fin se hace justicia. En 10 días el tesoro será devuelto a su legitimo dueño. ESPAÑA. La pena es que los LADRONES del Odissey no vallan a la cárcel por robar y destruir los restos arqueológicos.

    Comment by faransiya — November 9, 2010 @ 1:44 pm

  13. @231de300 When anything bad happens in the world like a tsunami, or earthquake, or when tyrants and dictators overrun and mistreat people who comes to help? The Americans. Remember WWII

    Comment by fenderspring — November 9, 2010 @ 2:27 pm

  14. To bad Spain isn’t intelligent enough to find their own ships. America can, and without us Spain would never get it back. Hello Americans thank you so much for finding our lost boat that we thought was lost forever now give it to us and fuck off. Thats Bullshit!

    Comment by fenderspring — November 9, 2010 @ 3:17 pm

  15. HEY FOLKS, 231DE300
    has the mamas and the papas on its site. take it off scumbag, THEY ARE FROM AMERICA THE PLACE U HATE.
    SO FUCK U DOUCBAG, COCKSUKER
    oh sorry
    merry christmas
    bt

    Comment by btwall60 — November 9, 2010 @ 4:02 pm

  16. 231DE300 HELLO STUPID.
    we use all that stuff, because this is where all that FOOD COMES FROM ASSHOLE. u fuckers have ur heads up your asses. half the world would starve if it werent for our farmers and agriculter.
    bt

    Comment by btwall60 — November 9, 2010 @ 4:48 pm

  17. madraver is right, tell em to scatter it to the wind, and let the fuckers go find it.
    ……………………….JUST LIKE THEY DID.
    MOTHERFUCKERS
    BT

    Comment by btwall60 — November 9, 2010 @ 4:55 pm

  18. Tell that Shit to the INCAS and all the other civilizations that Spain enslaved, robbed and murdered.

    Comment by TheMadRaver — November 9, 2010 @ 5:11 pm

  19. So SPAIN STOLE this gold from PERU yet they expect these guys to fork it over to them. If I were the guys that did all the work and found this gold I would dump it back in the sea and tell Spain to go get it themselves.

    Comment by TheMadRaver — November 9, 2010 @ 5:42 pm

  20. USA is a selfish country consumes mas of 60 % of raw materials(commodities) and they steal to allied countries.

    Comment by 231de300 — November 9, 2010 @ 6:03 pm

  21. SHIP ATOCHA IS SPANISH ONLY SPANISH . cerdos ladrones piratas prepotentes. primero lo saquean se lo llevan en avion y luego dicen que era otro barco o que estava en aguas internacionales psss ESE BARCO ES DE BANDERA ESPAÑOLA.
    SOMALIES USA = PIRATES

    Comment by 231de300 — November 9, 2010 @ 6:45 pm

  22. Fuck Spain

    Comment by egkg75 — November 9, 2010 @ 7:15 pm

  23. I just saw the “Treasure Quest” show on discovery. Spain arrested the captain of the Odessey and took possession of the American ship when it tried to leave the port of Gibralter. The treasure was said to be found in international waters and the Odessey was confiscated in international waters.

    Answer me one question, is Spain allowed to do that?

    Comment by anthonycarl2020 — November 9, 2010 @ 7:23 pm

  24. hahahaha
    PAGAR A ESPAÑA TODO EL ORO

    ODISSEY ARE PIRATES!!!!

    Comment by titorobreturns — November 9, 2010 @ 8:15 pm

  25. Another bunch of thoughts! We are well aware that the silver and gold that the Spanish were shipping to their home ports was “stolen” or otherwise taken from its true owners. I wonder how the would react to being blockaded by an alliance of South American countries who want their gold and silver returned. I suspect that the Spanish would not be too happy and call for support from the European Union; that would be really interesting woudn’t it?

    Comment by PeterROwen — November 9, 2010 @ 8:40 pm

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