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  1. Amazon to the Rescue of Xmas Procrastinators - Analyst Blog

    December 18, 2014
    The world's largest online retailer, Amazon.com (AMZN) is extending its free shipping deadline for Christmas Eve to Friday, ...
  2. Apogee Q3 Earnings Rise Y/Y but Miss Estimates, Shares Up - ...

    December 18, 2014
    Apogee's (APOG) third quarter earnings were up year over year but lagged the Zacks Consensus Estimate by a penny.
  3. Jabil (JBL) Up on Q1 Earnings & Revenue Beat; Guides Well - Analyst ...

    December 18, 2014
    Jabil Circuit Inc. (JBL) reported first-quarter fiscal 2015 earnings (including share-based compensation) of 46 cents per ...
  4. Oracle Q2 Earnings In Line, Revenues Up on Cloud Business - Analyst ...

    December 18, 2014
    Oracle Corp.'s (ORCL) second-quarter fiscal 2015 earnings of 65 cents (including stock-based compensation but excluding other ...
  5. November Housing Starts & Permits Dip, 2015 Outlook Stable - ...

    December 18, 2014
    Though housing starts and permits declined in the month of November, the broader housing trends remained stable to slightly ...
  6. 3 Top Performing Business Services Stocks of 2014 - Analyst Blog

    December 18, 2014
    Here we provide you a handful of top-performing Business Services stocks in 2014 based on solid Zacks Industry Rank, individual ...
  7. Amazon Break-Up Hype Continues, But Analysts Don't Buy It

    December 18, 2014
    Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: picking up steam. "I think Amazon has got to be all in on these types of supporting businesses ...
  8. Yet Another ETF to Follow Stock Market Legends Debuts - ETF News ...

    December 18, 2014
    The latest ETF to track Wall Street titans hit the market, this time with an actively managed strategy.
  9. Quality Systems Inc. (QSII): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity ...

    December 18, 2014
    Quality Systems reported a mixed second quarter of fiscal 2015. Although earnings plunged 43% to $0.12 and missed the Zacks ...
  10. Haemonetics Corporation (HAE): New Analyst Report from Zacks ...

    December 18, 2014
    Haemonetics reported a disappointing second quarter fiscal 2015 with adjusted EPS of $0.47, which although surpassed the ...
  11. Loews Corporation (L): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity Research ...

    December 18, 2014
    Loews' earnings in the third quarter missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate and also lagged year over year. The quarter witnessed ...
  12. Intuitive Surgical Inc. (ISRG): New Analyst Report from Zacks ...

    December 18, 2014
    Intuitive Surgical reported better-than-expected third-quarter results, wherein both earnings and revenues beat the Zacks ...
  13. Myriad Genetics, Inc. (MYGN): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity ...

    December 18, 2014
    Myriad reported a disappointing first quarter fiscal 2015 with earnings per share of $0.25 that missed the Zacks Consensus ...
  14. Integra LifeSciences (IART): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity ...

    December 18, 2014
    Integra LifeSciences reported adjusted EPS of $0.76 in the third quarter of 2014, up a significant 15.2%. Adjusted EPS also ...
  15. Genomic Health, Inc. (GHDX): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity ...

    December 18, 2014
    Genomic Health reported a loss of $0.20 per share in the third quarter of 2014, which deteriorated substantially from the ...
  16. General Mills Inc. (GIS): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity ...

    December 18, 2014
    General Mills' adjusted earnings of $0.80 per share in the second quarter of fiscal 2015 beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate ...
  17. Rockwell Collins Inc. (COL): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity ...

    December 18, 2014
    Rockwell Collins, Inc. reported impressive results in the final quarter of fiscal 2014 as both earnings and revenues beat ...
  18. Wal-Mart Stores (WMT): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity Research ...

    December 18, 2014
    Wal-Mart's third quarter fiscal 2015 earnings of $1.15 came in line with estimates, which show that the second half of the ...
  19. Affiliated Managers Group Inc. (AMG): New Analyst Report from ...

    December 18, 2014
    Affiliated Managers' third-quarter 2014 economic net income (ENI) surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Strong revenue ...
  20. CME Group Inc. (CME): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity Research ...

    December 18, 2014
    CME Group's tightened expense guidance raise optimism. The company's efforts to promote, expand and cross-sell its core exchange-traded ...
  21. Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity ...

    December 18, 2014
    Wynn Resorts' third quarter 2014 adjusted earnings of $1.95 per share beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.82 by 7.1% ...
  22. UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH): New Analyst Report from Zacks ...

    December 18, 2014
    UnitedHealth's third-quarter earnings of $1.63 per share beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate by $0.10. Earnings also grew 6.5% ...
  23. Rent-A-Center, Inc. (RCII): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity ...

    December 18, 2014
    Rent-A-Center delivered better-than-expected third-quarter 2014 bottom-line results, wherein earnings of $0.49 per share ...
  24. ICICI Bank Limited - ADR (IBN): New Analyst Report from Zacks ...

    December 18, 2014
    We are downgrading our recommendation on ICICI Bank to Neutral owing to a continued deterioration in its asset quality. Nonetheless, ...
  25. Discover Financial Services (DFS): New Analyst Report from Zacks ...

    December 18, 2014
    Discover Financial's strength lies in its strong inorganic growth story and solid cash position that also enables efficient ...
  26. Chart Says This Retailer's Comeback Isn't Finished

    December 18, 2014
    One of the surprises, at least on the surface, of the market's recent swoon was the outperformance of consumer discretionary ...
  27. Rebounding US Economy to Breathe New Life into Defense? - Industry ...

    December 17, 2014
    Rebounding US Economy to Breathe New Life into Defense? - Industry Outlook
  28. Handicapping the Q4 Earnings Season - Earnings Outlook

    December 17, 2014
    Handicapping the Q4 Earnings Season - Earnings Outlook
  29. Handicapping the Q4 Earnings Season - Earnings Trends

    December 17, 2014
    Handicapping the Q4 Earnings Season - Earnings Trends
  30. Ratio Back Call Spreads for Big Moves - Know Your Options

    December 17, 2014
    Ratio Back Call Spreads for Big Moves - Know Your Options
  31. Rebounding US Economy to Breathe New Life into Defense? - Zacks ...

    December 17, 2014
    Rebounding US Economy to Breathe New Life into Defense? - Zacks Analyst Interviews
  32. T-Mobile US Unveils Data Rollover Plan, Upgrades Network - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    T-Mobile US Inc. (TMUS) introduced a new data plan named "Data Stash," which will allow the company's wireless ...
  33. Ericsson-Ethio Telecom to Boost 2G/3G Network in Ethiopia - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Ericsson (ERIC) penned a framework contract with Ethio Telecom to help the latter in enhancing the performance and capacity ...
  34. Unum Group Shares Operational & Capital Plan with Investors - ...

    December 17, 2014
    Unum Group (UNM) reaffirmed its 2014 outlook and unveiled its 2015 outlook at its meeting of investors and analysts.
  35. DuPont Selling Neoprene to Denka Performance Elastomer - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    DuPont (DD) is selling its Neoprene product line for an undisclosed price.
  36. Progressive to Insure Home & Auto with ARX Majority Stake - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Progressive (PGR) inked a deal to buy the majority stake in ARX Holding Corp., the parent company of American Strategic Insurance ...
  37. VeriFone, First Data Partner for Payment Data Security - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Recently, VeriFone Systems, Inc. (PAY) announced its collaboration with First Data Corporation to prevent consumer payment ...
  38. Inogen (INGN) Reiterates 2014 Guidance, Initiates for 2015 - ...

    December 17, 2014
    For 2015, Inogen, Inc. (INGN) projects total revenue in the range of $130-$135 million, representing 20%-25% growth over ...
  39. Masimo's Multigas Monitoring Module Gets 510(k), CE Mark - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Masimo Corporation's (MASI) ISA OR+ multigas monitoring is a Masimo Open Connect (MOC-9) Module for the Root patient monitoring ...
  40. Lockheed Martin Secures $308M Foreign Military Sales Deal - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    A Lockheed Martin Corp. (LMT) unit won a modification to the previously awarded contract of the U.S. Air Force to provide ...
  41. SunCoke Energy Plans to Cut Coal Mining in Weak Market - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    SunCoke Energy (SXC) decided to downsize its coal mining business and plans to trim its coal production by 50%.
  42. Jacobs Drives Organic Growth on Award-Winning Contract - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (JEC) recently received the Facility of the Year Award (FOYA) for successfully delivering the ...
  43. L.B. Foster Runs Risks on Expense Worries, Scopes Exist - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    On Dec 15, 2014, we issued an updated research report on premium railroads manufacturing firm L.B. Foster Co. (FSTR).
  44. Dominion Resources (D) to Buy Carolina Gas Transmission - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Dominion Resources, Inc. (D) has inked an agreement to acquire Carolina Gas Transmission Corporation from SCANA Corporation ...
  45. Reinsurance Group (RGA) Securitizes Life Insurance Block - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Reinsurance Group of America Inc. (RGA) has entered a life reinsurance embedded value securitization, to recognize some ...
  46. Nucor (NUE) Unveils Fourth Quarter Earnings Guidance - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Nucor Corporation (NUE) has announced its earnings guidance for the fourth quarter of 2014 which reflects a decline on a ...
  47. Will BlackBerry (BBRY) Surpass Earnings Estimates? - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    We expect Canadian smartphone manufacturer, BlackBerry Limited (BBRY), to beat expectations when it reports third-quarter ...
  48. Northrop Grumman Wins $657.4M Global Hawk FMS Contract - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Northrop (NOC) has received a $657.4 million foreign military sales contract from the U.S. Air Force to supply RQ-4 Global ...
  49. Liberty Property Guides for 2014, 2015 - Analyst Blog

    December 17, 2014
    Liberty Property Trust (LPT) revealed its FFO per share outlook for both 2014 and 2015, expecting those in the range of $2.45-$2.47 ...
  50. Will Metlife Stock Gain on Pension Buyout Deal with TRW? - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    A leading provider of insurance and financial services to a broad spectrum of individual and institutional customers, MetLife, ...
  51. L-3 Communications to Sell Marine Systems International - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    L-3 Communications Holdings (LLL) entered into a definitive agreement with Wartsila Corporation to sell its Marine Systems ...
  52. Cyclacel Falls on Poor Acute Myeloid Leukemia Drug Data - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    In the SEAMLESS study on sapacitabine, the DSMB found that the planned futility boundary has been crossed.
  53. CR Bard Strong on Acquisitions, FDA Nod for Lutonix DCB - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    CR Bard's initiative to introduce its products in the emerging markets is delivering accretive returns, as the company continues ...
  54. Genomic Health's Oncotype DX Positive in Multiple Studies - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Developer of genomic-based clinical laboratory services, Genomic Health Inc. (GHDX) recently announced positive feedback ...
  55. Citigroup (C) Keeps Traders' Bonus Unchanged from 2013 - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Citigroup Inc.'s (C) 2014-end bonus pool for its traders will be kept unchanged from 2013, despite declining trading revenues ...
  56. Novartis Successfully Expands Signifor Label in the U.S. - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Novartis's (NVS) Signifor long-acting release was approved in the U.S. for the acromegaly indication.
  57. EXCO Resources Axes Dividend as Falling Oil Price Takes Toll ...

    December 17, 2014
    Domestic upstream player EXCO Resources Inc. (XCO) suspended its dividend to cope with plunging crude prices.
  58. Lorillard's blu eCigs Offer blu PLUS+ Rechargeable Kits - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Following the overwhelming response to the limited pre-launch of blu PLUS+ in fall 2014, cigarette maker Lorillard, Inc.'s ...
  59. Qihoo 360 Technology Inks Strategic Deal with Coolpad - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    China's second-largest online search engine, Qihoo 360 Technology Co. (QIHU) announced that it will form a joint venture ...
  60. Cousins Properties Inks Deal to Sell 777 Main in Fort Worth - ...

    December 17, 2014
    Cousins Properties (CUZ) has inked a binding purchase and sale agreement with a non-refundable deposit, to sell 777 Main ...
  61. Is It Safe to Buy? - Video Blog

    December 17, 2014
    It's not 1998 all over again, so you want to be buying under S&P 2000
  62. JLL Credit Rating Upgraded to Investment Grade by S&P - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Ushering in good news for its shareholders, Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (JLL) revealed that it has received a credit ...
  63. athenahealth (ATHN) Thrives on Customer Wins and Alliances - ...

    December 17, 2014
    athenahealth Inc. (ATHN) continues to grow on customer wins and strategic partnerships.
  64. Sprint Faces FCC Spat for Forged Billing, Shares Tank 6% - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Sprint Corporation (S) seems to have landed itself in hot waters with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) planning ...
  65. AES to Divest Minority Stake in IPALCO Enterprises to CDPQ - ...

    December 17, 2014
    AES Corp (AES) decides to sell its 15% minority stake in AES US Investments Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of AES, to CDPQ ...
  66. Montpelier Premiums Improvement Initiatives Look Promising - ...

    December 17, 2014
    On Dec 16, we issued an updated research report on Montpelier Re Holdings Ltd. (MRH).
  67. OncoGenex's Pancreatic Cancer Study Fully Enrolled - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OGXI) has completed enrolling patients in its phase II Rainier study on apatorsen for previously ...
  68. Airline Stock Roundup: Delta Offers Long-Term Outlook, Southwest ...

    December 17, 2014
    We are not too perturbed by the decline in stock prices of almost all the major carriers over the past week.
  69. Northern Trust Rises on Growth Initiatives; Should We Hold? - ...

    December 17, 2014
    On Dec 10, 2014, we issued an updated research report on Northern Trust Corporation (NTRS). Shares of this major regional ...
  70. TECO Energy (TE) Expands Operations on Stable Liquidity - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    On Dec 12, we have issued an updated research report on TECO Energy, Inc. (TE).
  71. Volcano Agrees for Sellout to Philips to Aid Global Expansion ...

    December 17, 2014
    Volcano Corporation (VOLC) recently entered into a definitive merger agreement with the Netherlands-based electronics major ...
  72. O'Reilly (ORLY) to Gain on Store Expansion & Share Buyback? - ...

    December 17, 2014
    On Dec 16, 2014, we issued an updated research report on O'Reilly Automotive Inc. (ORLY).
  73. Honda to Recall 570K Vehicles in China for Takata Airbags - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Honda Motor Co., Ltd. (HMC) and its two Chinese joint ventures will recall 569,769 vehicles due to defective Takata airbags.
  74. Salix Gains on Destocking Initiatives, Gives 2-Year Outlook - ...

    December 17, 2014
    Salix (SLXP) expects to resolve its inventory situation a year ahead of schedule and now expects a FDA response on Xifaxan ...
  75. Verizon, Google Sign Cross-Licensing Patent Agreement - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Verizon (VZ) and Google (GOOGL) have struck a long-term agreement pertaining to multiple patents. Per the deal, both the ...
  76. FedEx (FDX) Earnings Miss Estimates on Soft Sales in Q2 - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    FedEx (FDX) missed on earnings due to weak revenues.
  77. Priceline Downgraded by Goldman, Stock Down 3% - Analyst Blog

    December 17, 2014
    Shares of Priceline (PCLN) fell a little over 3% after it was was pulled out from the "Americas Conviction Buy List" ...
  78. Petrobras Plummets 16%, Defers Q3 Earnings Date Again - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Petroleo Brasileiro S.A., or Petrobras (PBR) declared that it has deferred its third-quarter 2014 earnings yet again.
  79. Play the Hot LendingClub IPO with These 3 ETFs - ETF News And ...

    December 17, 2014
    LendingClub coming soon to these ETFs.
  80. LyondellBasell Poised to Gain from Ethylene Expansion - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    We have issued an updated research report on chemical giant LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB).
  81. Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao (CBD) Hits 52-Week Low - ...

    December 17, 2014
    Shares of Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao (CBD) dropped to a 52-week low of $34.55 on Dec 16 and eventually closed at ...
  82. McDonald's Dips to 52-Week Low on Weak November Comps - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Shares of McDonald's Corp. (MCD) dropped to a 52-week low of $87.62 on Dec 16.
  83. CVS Health Up on Dividend Hike, Fresh Buyback, Outlook - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    CVS Health (CVS) will raise its quarterly cash dividend by 27% to 35 cents per share from the prior payout of 27.5 cents.
  84. Treasury Bond ETFs Surge on Safe Haven Appeal - Video Blog

    December 17, 2014
    Global growth concerns and rising US dollar are positive for Treasury bonds (TLT, TLO).
  85. Magellan Health Reiterates 2014 Outlook, Initiates for 2015 - ...

    December 17, 2014
    Magellan Health, Inc. (MGLN) recently disclosed the preliminary estimates for 2015 wherein the company expects earnings between ...
  86. Dr. Pepper Snapple (DPS) & DineEquity (DIN): This Week's Growth ...

    December 17, 2014
    Growth & Income Stock Strategist, Todd Bunton, CFA, highlights Dr. Pepper Snapple (DPS) and DineEquity (DIN) on December ...
  87. Air Methods: A Strong Sell on Weak Q3 & Estimate Revision - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    On Dec 17, 2014, Zacks Investment Research downgraded medical services provider Air Methods Corp (AIRM) to a Zacks Rank #5 ...
  88. Yahoo Completes Video Advertising Firm BrightRoll Buyout - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) recently acquired the digital video advertising service BrightRoll in a cash transaction worth $640 million. ...
  89. NCR, LevelUp Partner to Ease Payment for Small Businesses - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    NCR Corporation (NCR) has integrated its cloud-based point-of-sale (POS) system, NCR Silver with LevelUp in a bid to provide ...
  90. Short Foreign Stocks with These ETFs - ETF News And Commentary

    December 17, 2014
    These ETFs could be compelling choice for bearish investors.
  91. Ford India to Recall EcoSport for Fuel and Vapor Line Rusting ...

    December 17, 2014
    Ford Motor Co.'s (F) Indian unit will recall EcoSport SUVs in the nation to address the possibility of rusting in the fuel ...
  92. Encana Rises on Higher 2015 Capex and Positive Outlook - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Encana Corporation (ECA) announced an increase in its 2015 capital budget. The exploration and production company also provided ...
  93. Spectra Energy Concludes Amendment of Revolving Facility - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Spectra Energy Corp.'s (SE) wholly owned subsidiary Spectra Energy Capital, LLC amended its $1 billion revolving amended ...
  94. Forest Oil Divests Arkoma Basin Natural Gas Assets for $185M ...

    December 17, 2014
    Forest Oil Corporation (FST) divested natural gas properties located in the Arkoma Basin to Camterra Resources Partners Ltd. ...
  95. Republic Airways to Enhance Ties with Delta Air Lines - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Under a recent extension of the Capacity Purchase Agreement ("CPA") between Republic Airways Holdings Inc. (RJET) ...
  96. Russia's Trouble with Ruble Continues: Funds in Focus - Mutual ...

    December 17, 2014
    Since the Russia-Ukraine crisis intensified, we have been suggesting investors to stay away from funds with high exposure ...
  97. Abercrombie & Fitch Inks Licensing Deal with Inter Parfums - ...

    December 17, 2014
    Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF) and Inter Parfums Inc. (IPAR) have sealed a seven-year exclusive global fragrance license ...
  98. Russia ETFs Crash: What Went Wrong in 2014? - ETF News And Commentary

    December 17, 2014
    What happened to the Russia ETF market in 2014?
  99. Constellation Forms JV to Source Glass, Buys Nava Plant - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Complying with its long-term glass sourcing strategy for the beer business, Constellation Brands Inc. (STZ), yesterday entered ...
  100. The New York Times Likely to Layoff 21 Union Employees - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    As per sources, The New York Times Company (NYT) will layoff close to 21 union employees this week, exceeding its initial ...
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