JEF : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Knight Capital to Restructure Biz - Analyst Blog

    February 6, 2013
    Knight Capital Group, Inc. (KCG) is set to slash jobs as a part of its restructuring initiative to reduce operating expenses ...
  2. SNH Prices 10M Stock Offering - Analyst Blog

    January 24, 2013
    Senior Housing Properties Trust (SNH) - a real estate investment trust (REIT) - has priced public offering of 10 million ...
  3. People's United Prices Senior Notes - Analyst Blog

    December 4, 2012
    On Monday, Connecticut-based People's United Financial Inc. (PBCT) announced the pricing of nearly $500 million worth of ...
  4. The Bizarre Merger Of Jefferies And Leucadia

    November 14, 2012
    Leucadia's bid for Jefferies is curious on many levels. Find out why.
  5. Blackstone Closes GCA Acquisition - Analyst Blog

    November 5, 2012
    On Friday, Blackstone Capital Partners V, L.P - a private equity fund managed by The Blackstone Group LP (BX) - announced ...
  6. Fidelity Prices Notes Worth $400M - Analyst Blog

    August 24, 2012
    In a concerted effort to fortify its long term financials and refinance an earlier debt, Fidelity National Financial, Inc. ...
  7. HPT Prices Senior Notes - Analyst Blog

    August 14, 2012
    In order to reduce its existing indebtedness and redeem the outstanding preferred shares Hospitality Properties Trust (HPT), ...
  8. Knight Capital Lives To Fight Another Day

    August 8, 2012
    Knight took a tough deal to stay in business.
  9. Investors Rescue Knight Capital - Analyst Blog

    August 7, 2012
    Knight Capital Group Inc. (KCG), which was on the verge of bankruptcy after recording trading losses of $440 million, was ...
  10. Company News for June 20, 2012 - Corporate Summary

    June 20, 2012
    "    IHS Inc. (NYSE:IHS) posted second quarter earnings per share of $0.71, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.65 ...
  11. Hess, ZaZa End Partnership Pact - Analyst Blog

    June 12, 2012
    Integrated oil company Hess Corporation's (HES) partnership agreement with Houston-based energy firm ZaZa Energy Corporation ...
  12. A Trader's Guide to Ancestry.com (ACOM)

    June 7, 2012
    Online family history and genealogy resource Ancestry.com (NASDAQ: ACOM) popped on Wednesday as news came through of the ...
  13. Leucadia, An Appealing Mini-Berkshire Hathaway

    March 30, 2012
    Leucadia has a stellar growth track record and currently trades at a reasonable level. A current share price trading near ...
  14. Notable Performers Since The Turn Of The Year

    March 20, 2012
    While lesser-known stocks have put up astronomical performances since the turn of the year, many bigger name companies have ...
  15. The Bull Case For Goldman Sachs

    December 16, 2011
    Brave investors in Goldman Sachs could double their money over a five-year timeframe.
  16. Can These Stocks Rise From The Ashes?

    November 17, 2011
    These four stocks have sold off heavily. Here are their prospects for a turn around.
  17. Leucadia Is Priced To Move

    October 14, 2011
    Luecadia's market cap is lower than its been since 2005. Its stock is priced to move, here's why.
  18. 4 Companies Releasing Quarterly Earnings Tomorrow

    September 19, 2011
    Here are four companies that will be releasing their earnings on September 20.
  19. Leucadia Likes Mueller Industries

    May 19, 2011
    Leucadia National is known for making wise decisions, and its interest in Mueller Industries seems like another smart move.
  20. Leucadia Earnings Fluctuate With Short Term Volatility

    August 9, 2010
    Investing in Leucadia is not for the short-term oriented trader.
  21. The Rest of the Story, After Earnings

    April 22, 2010
    The devil is in the details for some companies reporting earnings this week.
  22. A Dose Of Natural Resource Speculation

    February 2, 2010
    The recent hiccup in the market has left many sectors ripe for investment. Small Cap E&P firms fit the bill for long-term ...
  23. Smaller Investment Banks Offer Big Potential

    July 16, 2009
    Goldman Sachs may be the big player, but there are plenty of other investment opportunities in the investment banks sector.
  24. Deep Value In Leucadia

    June 8, 2009
    Leucadia offers investors a wonderful opportunity to own a business where the sum of the parts are vastly worth more than ...
  25. 5 Large Volume Stocks For Oct. 7 Morning

    October 7, 2008
    A list and discussion of five stocks trading on high volume Tuesday morning.
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