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Cost Control Drives PNC Financial's Q1 Earnings - Analyst Blog

The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. 's ( PNC ) reported a positive earnings surprise of almost 9.6%, which was primarily attributable to the company's cost containment measures. The company's... Read >>

Pao de Acucar Reports Q1 Sales - Analyst Blog

Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao  ( CBD ) also known as Grupo Pão de Açúcar (GPA) has been expanding its stores and market share by cutting down on costs in the face of a tough retail... Read >>

hhgregg Down on Prelim Numbers, Cuts FY14 View - Analyst Blog

Shares of hhgregg, Inc. ( HGG ) crashed 9.64% yesterday after the company announced its preliminary results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014. hhgregg lowered its expectations for fiscal... Read >>

WiFi Speed Doubled by Broadcom - Analyst Blog

Leading semiconductor solutions provider Broadcom Corporation ( BRCM ) has recently launched the industry's first six stream 802.11ac Multiple Input, Multiple Output (MIMO) platform for home... Read >>

Entergy Sets Robust Q1 Outlook, Shares Rise - Analyst Blog

Entergy Corporation ( ETR ) provided a robust outlook for the first quarter 2014 as well as boosted its 2014 bottom line expectations resulting from higher wholesale electricity prices owing to... Read >>

United Technologies Opens JV Facility in China - Analyst Blog

UTC Aerospace Systems, an operating unit of United Technologies Corp. ( UTX ) and Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC)'s subsidiary AVIC EM recently launched a joint venture facility in... Read >>

Prestige Brands Gains on Product Acquisition News - Analyst Blog

Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc. 's ( PBH ) shares gained 5.94% immediately after the company announced that it has signed a purchase agreement with Australia based The Hydration Pharmaceuticals... Read >>

Athlon Q1 Yield Grows, '14 Guidance Up - Analyst Blog

Athlon Energy Inc. ( ATHL ) released its production results for the first quarter 2014 as well as increased its guidance for 2014. The company recorded a sharp 71% year over year rise in... Read >>

Gap Appoints Webb to Banana Republic Board - Analyst Blog

Premier international specialty retailer The Gap, Inc. ( GPS ) recently appointed Marissa Webb as the Executive Vice President of Design and Creative Director of its Banana Republic brand. ... Read >>

Soaring Beef Prices: 3 Stocks to Feel the Bite - Analyst Blog

Demand and supply is the backbone of a market economy as demand for a commodity and its supply determine the market price. Increase in demand for a commodity is always good news for producers,... Read >>