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Fast Food Strike Puts These 3 Restaurant Stocks in Focus - Analyst Blog

Fast food workers' strike demanding higher wages seems to be gaining momentum. Almost two years after workers reportedly staged their first strike in New York City, hundreds of fast food workers... Read >>

Why Highwoods' Shares Dipped on Tampa Build-to-Suit Deal? - Analyst Blog

Highwoods Properties Inc. ( HIW ) inked a long term build to suit lease deal with Laser Spine Institute for constructing a property in Westshore submarket in Tampa, FL. However, shares of... Read >>

Avago Hikes Interim Dividend by 10.3% on Healthy Cash Flow - Analyst Blog

Avago Technologies Limited ( AVGO ), a leading semiconductor manufacturer, recently announced a 10.3% year over year hike in its interim quarterly dividend payout to 32 cents per share or $1.28 on... Read >>

Solar Stocks Rally on China Policy of Distributed Production - Analyst Blog

China, the world's prime manufacturer of solar panels, is gradually emerging as the leading market for solar photovoltaic (PV) to meet the growing need for clean energy. The Chinese government... Read >>

Will Heartland Payment (HPY) Gain on TouchNet Acquisition? - Analyst Blog

Heartland Payment Systems Inc. ( HPY ) completed the acquisition of U. S. based TouchNet Information Systems Inc., an integrated commerce solutions provider to higher education institutions. The... Read >>

Hanesbrands Hits 52-Week High on Raised FY14 Guidance - Analyst Blog

Shares of Hanesbrands, Inc. ( HBI ) reached a new 52 week high of $107.87 on Sep 5 after the company raised its fiscal guidance following the completion of the DBApparel (DBA) takeover. In fact,... Read >>

Company News for September 05, 2014 - Corporate Summary

•    VeriFone Systems, Inc.'s ( PAY ) shares rose 1.5% after announcing third quarter adjusted earnings per share of $0.29, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.26 •    Shares of Joy Global,... Read >>

UnitedHealth (UNH) Hits 52-Week High on Expansion Plans - Analyst Blog

Shares of UnitedHealth Group Inc. ( UNH ) scaled all time new 52 week high at $88.45 on Sep 4, riding on a steady growth momentum following solid year over year performance in second quarter 2014.... Read >>

Steel Producers Smelting Revenue and Earnings Growth - Analyst Blog

On Tuesday, the Institute of Supply Management came out with their August 2014 Manufacturing data.  The data showed that economic activity, new orders, and production all increased in the month of... Read >>

Is Campbell (CPB) Likely to Miss Q4 Earnings Estimates? - Analyst Blog

Campbell Soup Company ( CPB ) is scheduled to report fourth quarter fiscal 2014 results on Sep 8. Last quarter, this manufacturer of branded convenience food products posted a positive earnings... Read >>