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Hyatt Hotels (H) Expands Hyatt Place Brand to 15 New Markets - Analyst Blog

Hyatt Hotels Corporation ( H ) has announced plans to expand its upscale select service hotel category brand Hyatt Place winning more than 100 contracts across 21 countries. Out of these, 15 will... Read >>

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Should You be Concerned about D.R. Horton's New Strategy? - Analyst Blog

On Aug 18, 2014, we issued an updated research report on D.R. Horton Inc. ( DHI ). On Jul 24, D.R Horton reported mixed third quarter fiscal 2014 results, missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate for... Read >>

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MedAssets Signs Agreement to Acquire Sg2, Shares Slide - Analyst Blog

MedAssets, Inc. ( MDAS ) entered a definitive agreement to acquire a provider of healthcare market intelligence, strategic analytics and clinical consulting services Sg2 for roughly $142 million.... Read >>

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Cameron (CAM) to Vend Centrifugal Compression Biz for $850M - Analyst Blog

Oil drilling equipment maker Cameron International Corporation ( CAM ) announced that it has signed a deal with industrial goods manufacturer, Ingersoll Rand Plc ( IR ) for the sale of its... Read >>

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Tenet Healthcare Reaches 52-Week High on Q2 Earnings Beat - Analyst Blog

On Aug 18, 2014, shares of Tenet Healthcare Corp . ( THC ) scaled a 52 week high of $60.24 on a solid second quarter earnings beat. The year to date return from the stock came in at 42.3%,... Read >>

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Sunoco Logistics Hits 52-Week High on Sound Fundamentals - Analyst Blog

Units of Sunoco Logistics Partners LP ( SXL ) hit a 52 week high of $48.97 on Aug 18, 2014. In fact, the Philadelphia based energy pipelines and terminals operator has seen its stock price climb... Read >>

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Enbridge Receives Favorable Federal Ruling Over its Pipeline - Analyst Blog

Enbridge Inc. ( ENB ) received a favorable federal court ruling regarding its pipeline to carry tar sands oil between Oklahoma and Illinois. Earlier, the fate of the pipeline became uncertain... Read >>

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Not As Much Labor Force Slack as Yellen Believes

Fed Moving Targets   The Fed keeps moving their targets when they originally thought it was a good idea to provide forward guidance for markets, then when that guidance was met, they... Read >>

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W. R. Berkley Corp Scales 52-Week High on Strong Q2 Results - Analyst Blog

On Aug 18, 2014, property and casualty insurer W. R. Berkley Corp. ( WRB ) surged to a 52 week high of $47.41. The rally in the stock was driven by strong second quarter earnings. The average... Read >>

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TJX Companies Beats on Q2 Earnings; Raises Fiscal EPS View - Analyst Blog

The TJX Companies, Inc. ( TJX ) reported earnings of 75 cents per share in the second quarter of fiscal 2015, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 73 cents by 2.7%. Earnings were also ahead of... Read >>