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Risk, Reward Balanced at Walter Energy - Analyst Blog

3/31/2014, 4:10 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

On March 27, we have issued an updated research report on Walter Energy, Inc. ( WLT ). The U.S. coal producer and exporter is currently expanding its reserves and focusing more on cost control… Read More

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FDA Nod for Biogen's Alprolix - Analyst Blog

3/31/2014, 4:00 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Biogen ( BIIB ) gained U.S. approval for its hemophilia B treatment, Alprolix. A few days back, Alprolix was approved in Canada. The FDA approved Alprolix for the control and prevention of… Read More

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Keurig Green Mountain Brings Rivo to Canada - Analyst Blog

3/31/2014, 3:50 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Specialty coffee retailer Keurig Green Mountain Inc. ( GMCR ) is enhancing the Keurig single cup brewing system through technological innovations in order to remain competitive, especially after… Read More

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BRE Gets Shareholders' Nod for Merger - Analyst Blog

3/31/2014, 3:40 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

BRE Properties Inc. ( BRE ) has finally received the nod from its shareholders for its merger with Essex Property Trust Inc. ( ESS ). BRE Properties is now a step closer to the proposed merger… Read More

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Verizon Expands 4G in More Markets - Analyst Blog

3/31/2014, 3:30 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Leading wireless service provider, Verizon Communications Inc. ( VZ ) recently expanded its 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) service in Providence, Rhode Island. We believe the expansion would not… Read More

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Brazil Clears Statoil's Stake Buy from Vale - Analyst Blog

3/31/2014, 1:50 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Norwegian energy provider Statoil ASA 's ( STO ) offshore oil concession stake purchase from mining giant Vale was approved by the Brazilian government. This authorizes Statoil to acquire 25%… Read More

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Alliance Data, Venus Ink Deal - Analyst Blog

3/31/2014, 1:44 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

The Retail Service business of Alliance Data Systems Corporation ( ADS ) recently signed a long term agreement with Venus to provide private label credit card services to the latter. Following… Read More

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Schwab CEO Gets Pay Raise for '13 - Analyst Blog

3/31/2014, 1:40 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

The Charles Schwab Corp. ( SCHW ), in a recent regulatory filing, announced a hike in chief executive officer (CEO) Walt Bettinger's remuneration for 2013. Bettinger received $12.73 million as… Read More

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Bemis Upgraded to Buy - Analyst Blog

3/31/2014, 1:30 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

On Mar 29, 2014, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Bemis Company, Inc. ( BMS ) to a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) from a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) driven by decent fourth quarter 2013 results, expected… Read More

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Qualcomm to Divest Indian Venture - Analyst Blog

3/31/2014, 1:20 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Qualcomm Inc. ( QCOM ) recently received the regulatory approval in India to divest its remaining stake in Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) spectrum to the local operator Bharti Airtel. In 2010,… Read More