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Watsco Amends Credit Facility - Analyst Blog

The distributor of air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration equipment, Watsco, Inc. ( WSO ) has announced refinancing of its existing unsecured revolving credit agreement. The amended deal now... Read >>

ADT Corporation Expands Video Surveillance Portfolio - Analyst Blog

The ADT Corporation ( ADT ), an electronic security provider, expanded its video surveillance portfolio by launching new cloud storage solutions, targeting the requirements of small business... Read >>

Toyota's Weak Fiscal 2015 Outlook Discourages - Analyst Blog

On Jun 26, 2014, we issued an updated research report on Toyota Motor Corporation ( TM ). The automaker posted consolidated net income of ¥1.82 trillion ($17.7 billion) for fourth quarter fiscal... Read >>

Alcoa Takes Flight on $2.85 Billion Firth Rixson Buyout - Analyst Blog

Alcoa ( AA ) made another big push into the fast growing aerospace market as it has agreed to buy U.K. based leading jet engine components maker Firth Rixson from private equity firm Oak Hill... Read >>

First Solar to Build Latin America's Largest Solar Plant - Analyst Blog

The largest photovoltaic (PV) panel manufacturer in the U.S., First Solar Inc. ( FSLR ) received approval from the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. government's development... Read >>

BioDelivery Progresses with Clonidine Late-Stage Study - Analyst Blog

BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc. ( BDSI ) announced that it has completed patient enrolment for its phase III RHAPSODY study on clonidine topical gel. The candidate is being developed for... Read >>

DDR Restructuring Initiatives Show Potential - Analyst Blog

DDR Inc. ( DDR ) is following an aggressive capital recycling program through strategic asset management, which is aimed at reducing currency and development risk and aid in expansion in premium... Read >>

CNO Financial's Divestitures Bode Well for Growth - Analyst Blog

On Jun 27, 2014, we issued an updated research report on CNO Financial ( CNO ). We believe that though the company's rising operating costs and high debt levels are matters of concern, its... Read >>

Horace Mann Down to Hold on Sluggish Growth - Analyst Blog

On Jun 25, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Horace Mann Educators Corp. ( HMN ) by two notches to a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) from a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy). Why the Downgrade? Horace Mann has... Read >>

Ventas Growing Through Acquisitions - Analyst Blog

Ventas Inc. ( VTR ) is growing through acquisitions. The company is to acquire its competitor, American Realty Capital Healthcare Trust Inc. in a stock and cash deal worth $2.6 billion, which... Read >>