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JPMorgan's Streamlining Continues: Sells HSAs to Webster - Analyst Blog

JPMorgan Chase & Co. ( JPM ) signed a definitive contract with Webster Financial Corp. ( WBS ) to sell the health savings account (HSA) business managed by its subsidiary JPMorgan Chase Bank,... Read >>

Aetna Redesigns UltraCare for Better Health Care in China - Analyst Blog

Health insurer Aetna Inc. ( AET ) has made changes to its product UltraCare in an effort to provide enhanced health care service in China. UltraCare encompasses a series of products, namely... Read >>

Duke Energy Buys NC Solar Farm, Wind Project in the Cards - Analyst Blog

The largest electric holding power company in the U.S., Duke Energy Corp. ( DUK ), acquired a solar photovoltaic (PV) project from a developer of utility scale solar projects, HelioSage Energy.... Read >>

Deere Reviews Strategic Options for Crop Insurance Unit - Analyst Blog

Shares of Deere & Company ( DE ) fell 0.5% yesterday after it announced plans to review strategic options for its crop insurance unit to focus on its core businesses. However, no formal... Read >>

Will Strayer's Initiatives Continue to Drive Enrollments? - Analyst Blog

On Sep 23, 2014, we issued an updated research report on Strayer Education Inc.   ( STRA ). On Jul 31, this provider of post secondary education services reported mixed results in second quarter... Read >>

Foster Wheeler's Twin Contract Wins Boost Q3 Bookings - Analyst Blog

Two contract wins by both the subsidiaries of Foster Wheeler AG ( FWLT ) Global Engineering and Construction Group (E&C) and Global Power Group has boosted the company's overall bookings... Read >>

Should Itron (ITRI) Stock Be in Your Portfolio Now? - Analyst Blog

On Sep 24, 2014, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Itron, Inc. ( ITRI ) to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) on a strong backlog, new contracts and progress on restructuring projects.Why the Upgrade?... Read >>

Will DDR's Project Accelerate Initiative Boost Its Top Line? - Analyst Blog

DDR Inc. ( DDR ) has been aiming to recapture prime anchor store locations through its Project Accelerate initiative. The company expects this move to help achieve mark to market rent appreciation... Read >>

Franklin Resources' AUM Growth on Track; Should You Hold? - Analyst Blog

On Sep 17, 2014, we issued an updated research report on Franklin Resources Inc. ( BEN ). The California based global investment management firm has exhibited efforts in maintaining its assets... Read >>

Tenet's Conifer to Buy SPi, Boost Revenue Cycle Management - Analyst Blog

Conifer Health Solutions, a subsidiary of Tenet Healthcare Corp. ( THC ), has inked a deal to acquire SPi Healthcare for $235 million. SPi is an Illinois based company that provides business... Read >>