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Comcast Investors OK Time Warner Cable Merger, Shares Up - Analyst Blog

Comcast Corporation ( CMCSA ) has received a green signal from its shareholders for the proposed $45.2 billion merger with Time Warner Cable Inc. ( TWC ). Notably, Comcast and Time Warner Cable... Read >>

Should You Dump Liberty Global (LBTYA) after Q2 Earnings Miss? - Analyst Blog

On Oct 8, we issued an updated research report on Liberty Global plc ( LBTYA ). Liberty Global reported weak second quarter 2014 financial results, wherein both its top and bottom line missed the... Read >>

China Stock Roundup: China Telecom Partners With Akamai, Qihoo to Repurchase $200M ADRs - Analyst Blog

Markets on the China mainland had a holiday shortened yet eventful week. With markets closed for National Day holidays til Wednesday, the focus shifted to Hong Kong. The fortunes of the Hang Seng... Read >>

Tesla Gains from International Expansion and Rising Sales - Analyst Blog

On Oct 8, 2014, we issued an updated research report on Tesla Motors, Inc. ( TSLA ). This Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) stock reported a 33.3% earnings surprise in the last reported quarter. Tesla reported... Read >>

EMC Corp Faces Aggressive Activism from Elliott Management - Analyst Blog

EMC Corp. ( EMC ) continues to face activism from hedge fund Elliot Management Corp. The company recently received a letter from the fund, which urged it to unlock shareholder value. In the... Read >>

Genocea Up on Positive GEN-003 Data for Genital Herpes - Analyst Blog

Genocea Biosciences, Inc. ( GNCA ) announced encouraging results from a phase I IIa study on its T cell enabled immunotherapy candidate, GEN 003. The company's shares were up 3.5% on the news.... Read >>

Federated National Hits 52-Week High on Positive Tidings - Analyst Blog

On Oct 8, 2014, shares of Federated National Holding Company ( FNHC ) scaled a 52 week high of $30.57 on the back of positive tidings. With about 0.3 million shares exchanging hands in the last... Read >>

EIA Forecasts Lower Crude Prices, Small E&Ps to Suffer Most - Analyst Blog

The Energy Information Administration (EIA) which provides official energy statistics from the U.S. government has lowered its crude price expectations for 2014 on the back of a supply glut in the... Read >>

CareFusion Collaborates with Netsmart to Offer Solutions - Analyst Blog

CareFusion Corporation ( CFN ) entered a collaboration agreement with clinical and business solutions and services provider Netsmart to offer enhanced medication dispensing and management... Read >>

Should AmTrust Financial (AFSI) be in Your Portfolio Now? - Analyst Blog

On Oct 9, Zacks Investment Research upgraded AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. ( AFSI ) to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).Why the Upgrade? AmTrust Financial has witnessed rising earnings estimates on... Read >>