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General Electric's China CEO to Manage Alstom Integration - Analyst Blog

General Electric Company ( GE ) has elected Mark Hutchinson, CEO of its Chinese operations, to handle the integration of Alstom's energy assets into the U.S. conglomerate's business framework.... Read >>

Affiliated Managers' Top-line Growth Continues - Analyst Blog

We issued an updated research report on Affiliated Managers Group Inc. ( AMG ) on Jul 1, 2014. The company's better than expected first quarter results and consistent improvement in revenue seem... Read >>

SunTrust to Settle HAMP Charges for $320 Million - Analyst Blog

SunTrust Banks, Inc. ( STI ) has announced the resolution of one more mortgage related probe within 20 days of announcing a settlement pertaining to faulty mortgage servicing as well as lending... Read >>

Myers Industries Concludes Scepter Buyout - Analyst Blog

Myers Industries Inc. ( MYE ) moves one step closer toward achieving the goal of strengthening its Material Handling segment with the successful and timely acquisition of Scepter Corporation and... Read >>

M&A Activity Hits 7-Year Peak: Next 3 Takeover Targets - Analyst Blog

Global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity has heated up considerably in 2014. Consolidated deal value as of Jun 26, 2014 has increased 75% year over year to $1.75 trillion, as per Thomson... Read >>

Rite Aid Posts Robust June Comps: Stock Moves Higher - Analyst Blog

Drugstore chain retailer, Rite Aid Corporation ( RAD ) came up with robust sales results for the month of June on Jul 3 and spurred a positive market reaction as the company's shares soared 5.58%... Read >>

Hungry? 3 Stocks to Munch On - Analyst Blog

The Snacking Boom The proportion of Americans who consume snacks three or more times a day increased 56% by 2010, as indicated by the latest official figures. A much larger percentage of consumers... Read >>

Why is Wisconsin Energy Up to Strong Buy? - Analyst Blog

On Jul 5, 2014, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Wisconsin Energy Corporation ( WEC ) to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).Why the Upgrade? Wisconsin Energy reported positive earnings surprises in... Read >>

Glaxo/Theravance Drug Gets Japanese Approval - Analyst Blog

GlaxoSmithKline ( GSK ) and partner Theravance ( THRX ) announced that their respiratory drug, Anoro Ellipta (once daily), has been cleared by the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare... Read >>

Korea Electric Ups Capex to Boost Generation Capacity - Analyst Blog

On Jul 3, we have issued an updated research report on Korea Electric Power Corporation ( KEP ). The Republic of Korea based utility firm is maintaining a disciplined investment strategy through... Read >>