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Barrett Business Services Down to Strong Sell - Analyst Blog

Zacks Investment Research downgraded Barrett Business Services Inc. ( BBSI ) to a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) on May 13, 2014 following the dismal first quarter results. Also, the company... Read >>

McDonald's Shakes Up Menu - Analyst Blog

When McDonald's Corp. ( MCD ) brings about menu innovation, it grabs the attention of food lovers around the world. While the global fast food chain's success story was carved out of it signature... Read >>

Hillshire to Buy Pinnacle Foods for $6.6B - Analyst Blog

Packaged meat producer, The Hillshire Brands Company ( HSH ) announced on Monday that it has agreed to buy branded foods company Pinnacle Foods Inc. ( PF ) in a cash and stock deal valued at... Read >>

TripAdvisor to Acquire LaFourchette - Analyst Blog

TripAdvisor Inc. ( TRIP ), an online travel research company, has recently agreed to acquire LaFourchette. The financial terms of the deal have been kept confidential. Paris based LaFourchette is... Read >>

Starwood to Bring Luxury to Milan - Analyst Blog

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. ( HOT ) announced the inclusion of Excelsior Hotel Gallia, Milan to its Luxury Collection portfolio. Excelsior Hotel Gallia, a Luxury Collection... Read >>

Ericsson Seals Red Bee Media Deal - Analyst Blog

Ericsson ( ERIC ) recently completed the acquisition of U.K. based media company, Red Bee Media. Through this takeover, Ericsson intends to enhance its broadcast services and extend its technology... Read >>

3D Systems Partners with ScanSource - Analyst Blog

3D Systems Corp . ( DDD ) announced a partnership with ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) to support the latter's new technologies team which is primarily focused on the sale and support of 3D printing... Read >>

VSE Corp. Crafts New High - Analyst Blog

On May 12, shares of VSE Corp. ( VSEC ) achieved a new 52 week high of $67.79. The company's strong fundamentals and a robust balance sheet drove the upside. The stock returned over 117% in the 1... Read >>

Micron Shares Hit 52-Week High - Analyst Blog

Shares of Micron Technology Inc. ( MU ) hit a new 52 week high of $27.54 on May 12, eventually closing at $27.51. The closing share price represents an extraordinary one year return of 158.1% and... Read >>

Siemens Slips to Hold - Analyst Blog

On May 9, Zacks Investment Research downgraded industrial goods manufacturer Siemens AG ( SI ) to a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) from a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) on the heels of downward estimate revisions due... Read >>