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  1. Top Research Reports on Wells Fargo, Altria and Dow

    Monday, March 13, 2017 Today's Research Daily features new research reports on 16 major stocks, including Wells Fargo (WFC), ...
  2. S&P Updates Market Cap Thresholds for Its Indexes

    Updating its requirements to reflect the long bull market, S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI) unit S&P Dow Jones Indices is ...
  3. "Kong" Crushes Competitors at the Box Office

    A familiar movie beast roared to life this past weekend. Kong: Skull Island, a new release centered around the exploits ...
  4. Will NVIDIA Stock Benefit from Intel's Acquisition of Mobileye?

    When semiconductor chip maker Intel Corp. INTC announced its acquisition of Israeli self-driving car firm Mobileye NV MBLY, ...
  5. Viacom Excluded From Hulu's Upcoming Video Service

    Viacom won't be part of Hulu's new streaming service—the two sides couldn't reach an agreement.
  6. Carl Icahn Increases Stake in Navistar (NAV, HLF)

    Icahn increases stake in struggling machinery and vehicles company.
  7. Self-Driving Car Race: Intel Buys Mobileye for $15 Billion

    Intel Corporation INTC on Monday announced it struck a deal to acquire driver assistance technology company Mobileye N.V. ...
  8. Is It Time to Get Out of High-Yield Bond ETFs? (HYG, JNK)

    High yield bond ETFs are in negative territory year-to-date leaving investors wondering if it is time to cut and run.
  9. Heat Biologics Lung Cancer Combo Succeeds (HTBX)

    Heat Biologics lung cancer drug led to a reduction in tumor size, spiking the stock price by 35%.
  10. Here's Ford's Plan to Build Lincolns in China by 2019

    Lincoln Motor Co., a subsidiary of Ford Motor Co. F, plans to begin manufacturing their luxury SUVs in China by late 2019. ...
  11. Oil Stabilizes after Last Week's Carnage (UWT, USO)

    Oil futures are steady after hedge funds cut their positions and abandoned the commodity.
  12. Will Jabil Circuit (JBL) Q2 Earnings Pull Off a Surprise?

    Jabil Circuit Inc JBL is slated to release second-quarter fiscal 2017 results on Mar 15 after the closing bell. Last quarter, ...
  13. Robust Jobs Data Cements March Rate Hike: Top 5 Gainers

    The latest U.S. jobs report has removed any lingering doubts about whether the Federal Reserve will hike rates at its Mar ...
  14. 5 Landscaping Tips that Won’t Break the Bank

    Are you considering selling your home this summer? Then you should get your landscape in shape. Here are five secrets to ...
  15. NVDA Is Already Priced to Perfection Based on MBLY (NVDA)

    Mobileye's recent acquisition by Intel gives investors a chance to explore Nvidia's price.
  16. Tesla Competitor Unveils 2 Electric Cars at SXSW (TSLA)

    The first features plush interiors with a "lounge-like feel," and the second is the world's fastest self-driving car.
  17. Is Incyte For Sale? (INCY, GILD)

    Speculation has been surfacing that Incyte is for sale and Gilead maybe the suitor.
  18. Intel Buying Mobileye for $15.3 Billion

    If there were any remaining questions about CEO Brian Krzanich's commitment to transitioning Intel's (NASDAQ: INTC) focus ...
  19. More Than Half of Americans Have Access to Netflix

    Netflix has changed the way Americans watch television. The company created the concept of releasing all episodes of a series' ...
  20. Report: Alibaba Seeks to Raise $2B Via Bullet Loan (BABA)

    China's leading ecommerce player is looking to raise $2 billion in fresh funding via a bullet loan.
  21. Can Pandora's New Subscription Service Compete with Spotify?

    Just three months after the company announced initial plans, internet radio giant Pandora P is ready to debut its streaming ...
  22. Women-Run Hedge Funds are Leading the Pack

    Hedge fund returns from women-led funds are outperforming male-led funds.
  23. Android Is Within Striking Distance of Windows

    Microsoft's Windows dominance in overall Internet usage is being eroded by Google's Android OS.
  24. IBM Nears a $1.3 Billion Deal With Lloyds Banking

    According to a recent presentation from a Lloyds Banking Group (NYSE: LYG) union representative to employees, the U.K. banking ...
  25. David Tepper Still Long Stocks

    The Appaloosa Management founder told CNBC that the economic backdrop is solid enough to keep him invested in stocks.
  26. Meet OPEC, Manager Of Oil Wealth

    This organization's decisions can influence oil prices, but there is a limit to its power.
  27. Mylan, Roche Ink Deal for Herceptin Biosim (MYL, RHHBY)

    The deal makes way for Mylan’s Herceptin biosimilar to be launched across major global markets.
  28. CVS Antes Up Again in Its Fight to End Tobacco Use

    CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) made headlines in 2014 when it took the then-shocking step of eliminating all tobacco products from ...
  29. EOG Resources Stock Has Further to Fall (EOG)

    EOG won’t be a bargain for a while. Right now, profit-taking and pessimism are driving the stock down.
  30. Hedge Funds Prepare for Major Selloff

    Telltale signs of hedge fund trepidation including increases in gold purchases and tendencies to sell U.S. bank holdings.
  31. Is Oil In a Bear Market or a Technical Correction?

    Oil closed below its 200-day moving average on Friday, leaving some traders concerned a larger sell-off is possible.
  32. Facebook B2B Campaign to Court Video Advertisers

    Facebook is gearing up to launch an ad campaign aimed at businesses to get them to run more ads.
  33. Twitter May Have 45 Million Bots on Its Hands

    A new academic study shows that as many as 45 million of Twitter's accounts may actually be bots.
  34. Intel Buys Mobileye for $15.3B (INTC, MBLY)

    Intel values the Israeli maker of sensors at a 34% premium and will use cash from overseas operations to fund the acquisition.
  35. A Rising ETF for the Land of the Rising Sun (DFJ)

    Smaller stocks are offering value in Japan. Dividends make this ETF a solid idea.
  36. Nintendo Discounts Older Games as Switch Arrives

    Nintendo discounted games from it older hardware systems, Wii U and 3DS.
  37. What Made Internet ETFs Outperform in the Bull Market

    The S&P 500’s bull market has gone past eight years or is rather in a transition phase from policy easing to tightening. ...
  38. Intel Buys Mobileye: Are More Driverless Car Deals in the Future?

    On Monday, semiconductor chip maker Intel Corp. INTC announced a huge move in the self-driving car race, buying Israeli firm ...
  39. Can Google Jacquard Finally Make Wearable Tech a Thing? (GOOG)

    Wearable tech has had few breakthrough successes so far. Google Jacquard aims to change that.
  40. Weatherford International Stock Is Rising (WFT)

    WFT broke sharply upward on March 7th, and could hold its gains.
  41. Enterprise Products Gets a 'Buy' Rating (EPD)

    EPD is getting “buy” and “overweight” ratings from analysts.
  42. Encouraging Signs From Europe With This ETF (EUSC)

    With European stocks on the mend, consider this small-cap ETF.
  43. Homeowners Association Fee - HOA Fee

    An amount of money that must be paid monthly by owners of certain types of residential property to an organization that assists ...
  44. Verisk (VRSK) Poised for Long-Term Growth Despite Risks

    On Mar 2, we initiated a research report on business services provider Verisk Analytics, Inc. VRSK. Headquartered in Jersey ...
  45. Coach's (COH) Strategic Endeavors Bode Well for the Stock

    Coach, Inc. COH has undertaken transformational initiatives revolving around products, stores and marketing to pull itself ...
  46. Subprime Loan

    A type of loan that is offered at a rate above prime to individuals who do not qualify for prime rate loans. Quite often, ...
  47. First-Time Homebuyer's Guide

    Buying a home for the first time can seem daunting. Learn the buying process & what to watch out for in order to be a ...
  48. Europe's Elections Stoke the Fire: Global Week Ahead

    In the Global Week Ahead, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) surely raises the Fed Funds target range by 25 basis points ...
  49. Will Reynolds-British American Merger be a Reality Soon?

    The highly anticipated tobacco merger between Reynolds American Inc. RAI and British American Tobacco BTI seem to have cleared ...
  50. CIT Group (CIT) to Divest Stake in TC-CIT Joint Ventures

    In sync with its decision to exit the commercial aircraft leasing business, CIT Group Inc. CIT announced to sell 30% stake ...
  51. 4 Key Factors That Drive the Real Estate Market

    Whether you are investing directly or indirectly in property, you need to know the factors that affect its value.
  52. Company News for March 13, 2017

    • Shares of Ulta Beauty, Inc. (ULTA) advanced 4.6% after posting fiscal fourth quarter earnings of $2.24 per share, surpassing ...
  53. Stock Market News for March 13, 2017

    Better-than-expected jobs report led the benchmarks to close in the green on Friday. Upbeat jobs data indicated stronger ...
  54. Fed Rate Hike A Reality In March

    Pre-market futures are in the green, albeit very modestly, ahead of the first opening bell of this trading week. Market ...
  55. Is Verizon (VZ) Zero-Rating its Data on FiOS Mobile App?

    U.S. telecom behemoth Verizon Communications Inc. VZ has come up with some exciting plans for its wireless customers. The ...
  56. Market Braces for Rate Hike, Intel Buys Mobileye for $15B

    Monday, March 13, 2017 Pre-market futures are in the green, albeit very modestly, ahead of the first opening bell of this ...
  57. Volkswagen (VLKAY) to Plead Guilty to Criminal Charges

    Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft VLKAY is set to plead guilty in the Justice Department's diesel emissions investigation to ...
  58. Robert Half (RHI) Likely to Bounce Back: Should You Hold?

    Robert Half International Inc. RHI has been grappling with numerous headwinds of late.  A decline in U.S. staffing revenues ...
  59. What You Should Know About Home Appraisals

    Home appraisals are an unbiased way to determine a home's value. Here is what you need to know about obtaining one.
  60. Will Tractor Supply's Initiatives Help Sustain Momentum?

    Tractor Supply Company TSCO remains well positioned for growth due to smooth progress on its strategic plans, which include ...
  61. Old Westbury Municipal Bond Fund (OWMBX) in Focus

    Old Westbury Municipal Bond (OWMBX) a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) seeks total return (consisting of current income that is exempt ...
  62. Invesco???s February AUM Rises 1.4% on Net Long Term Inflows

    Invesco Ltd. IVZ announced an increase in its preliminary month-end assets under management (“AUM”) for Feb 2017. The company’s ...
  63. Quick Guide to T. Rowe Price GNMA Fund (PRGMX)

    T. Rowe Price GNMA (PRGMX) a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) invests exclusively in securities that are backed by the full faith and ...
  64. Coupa Partners Solmate to Foray in to the Benelux Region

    Coupa Software COUP recently announced a partnership with the Netherlands based Solmate that will help it to penetrate the ...
  65. New Construction's Hidden Costs Can Burn Buyers

    Before you buy that brand-new home, read this first. There are some things you should know about.
  66. Overview of Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Investor Fund (VEIEX)

    Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Investor (VEIEX) a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) employs a 'passively managed' or index ...
  67. Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain Issues Final Cost Estimates

    Kinder Morgan Inc.’s KMI recently announced that its Trans Mountain pipeline has progressed significantly in terms of regulatory, ...
  68. American Axle (AXL) Prices $1.2B Worth of Senior Notes

    American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings Inc. AXL has announced the pricing of $700 million aggregate principal amount ...
  69. Guide to Fidelity Trend Fund (FTRNX)

    Fidelity Trend (FTRNX) a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) invests primarily in common stocks of domestic and foreign issuers. The management ...
  70. Allstate (ALL) Takes Initiatives for Growth, Risks Remain

    On Mar 10, we uploaded an updated research report on Allstate Corporation ALL, one of the nation’s largest personal lines ...
  71. Equinix (EQIX) Opens 5th IBX in Sau Paulo, Expands in Brazil

    Global data center service provider, Equinix Inc. EQIX recently announced that it has opened the fifth International Business ...
  72. Amazon (AMZN) to Open Brick & Mortar Bookstore in Washington

    Amazon.com, Inc. AMZN is reportedly planning to open a brick-and-mortar bookstore in Bellevue, WA. The new bookstore in Bellevue ...
  73. Cantel Medical (CMD) Q2 Earnings & Sales Grow Year Over Year

    Cantel Medical Corp. CMD reported adjusted earnings of 52 cents per share in the second quarter of fiscal 2017. The reported ...
  74. Shell (RDS.A) Divests Canadian Oil Sands Assets for $7.25B

    Anglo Dutch oil giant Royal Dutch Shell PLC RDS.A recently announced its intention to offload majority of its Canadian oil ...
  75. United Technologies' Unit Partners AT&T to Enhance Portfolio

    Carrier, an operating unit of United Technologies Corporation UTX, recently collaborated with AT&T Inc. T to incorporate ...
  76. Forget Rate Hike, Industrial REITs are Here to Prosper

    If the high chances of a rate hike in March have made investors jittery about their investments in the REIT industry, then ...
  77. Nordstrom (JWN) to Expand in Oregon with 5th Rack Store

    Nordstrom Inc. JWN is well on track with its store expansion initiative in a bid to improve customer experience, along with ...
  78. Arrow and Cypress Join Forces to Support Internet of Things

    Leading electronic parts distributor, Arrow Electronics, Inc. ARW, has teamed up with Cypress Semiconductor Corp. CY to deliver ...
  79. Acorda's Four Ampyra Patents Upheld by PTAB, Shares Rise

    Acorda Therapeutics, Inc.’s ACOR shares gained almost 7% after the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Patent Trials ...
  80. Hershey's (HSY) Cost-Saving Initiatives Look Promising

    On Mar 10, we issued an updated research report on Hershey, PA-based largest chocolate maker The Hershey Company HSY. Although ...
  81. Novo Nordisk's Diabetes Unit Strong; Generic Pressure Stays

    We issued an updated research report on Novo Nordisk NVO on Mar 9, 2017. Novo Nordisk’s earnings and sales were below the ...
  82. EIA Reports Larger-than-Expected Natural Gas Draw

    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected decrease in natural gas supplies though ...
  83. Fifth Third Bancorp to Redeem its 1.35% Fixed Senior Notes

    Fifth Third Bancorp FITB announced the redemption of all its outstanding 1.35% fixed rate senior notes due Jun 1, 2017. The ...
  84. Papa John's (PZZA) Poised for Solid Growth Despite Risks

    On Mar 10, we issued an updated research report on Papa John's International Inc. PZZA, which operates and franchises pizza ...
  85. Microsoft Says Yes to ARM-Based Chips for its Cloud Servers

    Reportedly, Microsoft Corporation MSFT in collaboration with Qualcomm QCOM and Cavium. CAVM has developed a Windows-based ...
  86. Hudson Pacific Properties (HPP) Raises Dividend by 25%

    Much to the delight of its shareholders, Hudson Pacific Properties, Inc. HPP announced a quarterly common stocks dividend ...
  87. DeVry Education: Q2 Results Solid, Cost Saving Bodes Well

    On Mar 10, we issued an updated research report on DeVry Education Group Inc. DV – a secondary and post-secondary education ...
  88. Sarepta's DMD Drug Launch Slow; What's in Store for 2017?

    We issued an updated research report on Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. SRPT on Mar 9, 2016. Sarepta is a commercial-stage biopharmaceutical ...
  89. NY Times Banks on Strategic Plans, Ad Revenue a Concern

    The U.S. newspaper publishing industry has long been grappling with sinking advertising revenues. The downturn in the newspaper ...
  90. Zacks.com featured highlights: Nippon Telegraph and Telephone, Capcom, Alps Electric, NTT DOCOMO and Seiko Epson

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL – March 13, 2017 - Stocks in this week’s article include Nippon Telegraph and Telephone ...
  91. The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Royal Dutch Shell, Canadian Natural Resources, Marathon Oil, TOTAL and Statoil

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL –March 13, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. ...
  92. The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Facebook, Twitter, First Trust US IPO Index and Renaissance IPO ETF

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL –March 13, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. ...
  93. The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: 3M, FedEx, Netflix, Autodesk and Domino

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL –March 13, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. ...
  94. The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Amazon, Alibaba, Wal-Mart and eBay

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL –March 13, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. ...
  95. The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Gap, Ascena Retail, Express and Amazon

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL –March 13, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. ...
  96. Texas Instruments, Agnico Eagle Mines and Volkswagen highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL – March 13, 2017 –Zacks Equity Research highlightsTexas Instruments (NASDAQ: TXN – Free ...
  97. Southwestern Energy's Reserve Base Strong, High Debt a Drag

    We issued an updated research report on independent energy player, Southwestern Energy Company SWN on Mar 10, 2017. The company ...
  98. ABIOMED Impella Heart Pump Reduces Kidney Injury during PCI

    Danvers, MA-based ABIOMED, Inc. ABMD, a leading medical product developer, recently announced that a new study has been published ...
  99. Will Fluor's (FLR) Business Diversity Help Brave Headwinds?

    On Mar 10, we issued an updated research on engineering and construction firm, Fluor Corporation FLR. After three consecutive ...
  100. Chipotle to Close All ShopHouse Restaurants: What's Next?

    According to a recent report by Nation's Restaurant News, quick-casual and fresh Mexican food restaurant chains operator ...
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