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Ameriprise Touches a New 52-Week High - Analyst Blog

Shares of Ameriprise Financial, Inc. ( AMP ) scaled a new 52 week high, reaching $118.21 in the second half of the trading session on Jun 6. The stock closed at $118.04, reflecting a solid return... Read >>

Shares of Kohlberg Kravis Gain on Acquisition News - Analyst Blog

Shares of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. ( KKR ) gained 1.4% following the news of its acquisition of K Twin Towers, a prime commercial property in Seoul, in collaboration with LIM Advisors... Read >>

M&T Bank Hits a New 52-Week High - Analyst Blog

Shares of M&T Bank Corporation ( MTB ) reached a new 52 week high of $124.40 on Jun 6. The stock closed the session at $123.73, reflecting a solid return of 22.2% over the past one year. The... Read >>

W.R. Berkley Corp. Scales 52-Week High - Analyst Blog

On Jun 6, 2014, property and casualty insurer W. R. Berkley Corp. ( WRB ) surged to a 52 week high of $45.58. The rally in the stock was driven by the recent dividend increase and strong first... Read >>

Cooper Cos Up on Q2 Earnings Beat - Analyst Blog

Shares of The Cooper Companies Inc. ( COO ) climbed 1.7% following its fiscal 2014 second quarter (ended Apr 30, 2014) earnings release. Adjusted earnings per share scaled up 9.3% to $1.64 from... Read >>

Family Dollar Shares Rise as Icahn Discloses 9.4% Stake - Analyst Blog

Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn has set his eyes on the beleaguered Family Dollar Stores Inc. ( FDO ). As per a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Icahn, along with... Read >>

Radian Group: A Strong Buy - Analyst Blog

On Jun 7, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Radian Group Inc . ( RDN ) to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).Why the Upgrade? Radian Group has been witnessing rising earnings estimates on the back of... Read >>

Hertz Penalized for Accounting Mishap, Stock Down 9.1% - Analyst Blog

Shares of car rental giant, Hertz Global Holdings Inc. ( HTZ ) rolled down 9.1% on Friday due to accounting mishaps that led the company to postpone its first quarter fiscal 2014 earnings... Read >>

Balanced View on Newfield Exploration - Analyst Blog

On Jun 4, 2014, we issued an updated research report on Newfield Exploration Company ( NFX ). Success at Uinta Basin, South Cana, Bakken and Eagle Ford should drive the company's performance. We... Read >>

PetMed Down to Sell - Analyst Blog

On Jun 7, 2014, Zacks Investment Research downgraded PetMed Express, Inc. ( PETS ) to a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell). Why the Downgrade? PetMed posted a mixed fourth quarter fiscal 2014 with earnings... Read >>