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Target joins Starbucks and Chipotle, asks customers to leave guns at home

As naïve as it now sounds, it was widely predicted, in the wake of the Sandy Hook mass murder, that America would have a serious debate discussion about gun laws. That hasn't happened, of... Read >>

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ADT Corporation Launches Voice Control for Smart Homes - Analyst Blog

The ADT Corporation ( ADT ), an electronic security provider, launched ADT Pulse Voice, a new application that integrates personal voice recognition into its existing home automation technology.... Read >>

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Protective Life Awaits Global Status with Dai-ichi Takeover - Analyst Blog

On Jul 2, we issued an updated research report on U.S. life insurer, Protective Life Corp.   ( PL ). Last month, the company announced its takeover by the Japanese life insurer Dai ichi Life Co.... Read >>

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Euronet Worldwide Hits New 52-Week High, Fundamentals Compelling - Analyst Blog

Driven by a strong momentum, shares of Euronet Worldwide Inc. ( EEFT ) hit an all time new 52 week high of $50.05 on Jul 1. Notably, this leading electronic payment provider's shares have risen... Read >>

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ABIOMED Acquires Germany's Medical Device Maker - Analyst Blog

ABIOMED Inc. ( ABMD ) revealed that it has acquired Berlin, Germany based medical device maker Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH or ECP. The acquisition is in line with its strategy to provide... Read >>

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China Stock Roundup: LightInTheBox Raises 2Q14 Guidance, 58.com Sells Stake to Tencent - Analyst Blog

Stocks have had an excellent week so far, with an economic turnaround seeming imminent. The benchmark index gained on Monday ahead of the release of manufacturing reports which were expected to be... Read >>

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Newmont Wraps Up Jundee Mine Sale - Analyst Blog

Gold miner Newmont ( NEM ) has closed the earlier announced sale of its Jundee underground gold mine in Australia to Northern Star Resources for roughly $91 million. The company announced the deal... Read >>

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Chunghwa's LTE Deployment Initiatives on Track - Analyst Blog

On Mar 20, 2014, we issued an updated research report on Chunghwa Telecom Co. Ltd. ( CHT ). Chunghwa reported mixed financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2014. Chunghwa is a dominant... Read >>

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xpedx-Unisource Merger Closes, Veritiv to Begin Trading - Analyst Blog

Leading global paper and forest products company International Paper Company ( IP ) completed the spinoff of its distribution solutions business, xpedx, and its subsequent merger with UWW... Read >>

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JPMorgan to Divest Corporate Dealing Services Biz - Analyst Blog

In keeping with its strategy of streamlining operations and focusing on core businesses, JPMorgan Chase & Co. ( JPM ) has announced the divestiture of yet another unit. The company will be... Read >>