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Equity Underwriting Fees At Banks Saw Sizable Growth In Q3

The global equity market had yet another strong quarter this time around, with quarterly datacompiled by Thomson Reuters showing that companies around the world raised almost $220 billion in fresh... Read >>


UnitedHealth's MedSynergies Acquisition To Aid Optum’s Growth

UnitedHealth ( UNH ) announced on Tuesday, September 29 that it will acquire MedSynergies, a healthcare service provider headquartered in Texas. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed as yet.... Read >>

BioScrip's Infusion Services Strong, Bottom Line Dwindles - Analyst Blog

On Sep 30, we issued an updated research report on Bioscrip, Inc. ( BIOS ) provider of home infusion and pharmacy benefit management (PBM) services. We are once again disappointed with the second... Read >>

CareFusion & Becton, Dickinson Scale Highs on Merger Deal - Analyst Blog

Shares of both CareFusion Corporation ( CFN ) and Becton, Dickinson and Company ( BDX ) hit new 52 week highs on Oct 6 following the announcement of a $12.2 billion merger deal between the two... Read >>

Thor (THO) Shares Rise on 17% Hike in Quarterly Dividend - Analyst Blog

Thor Industries Inc. 's ( THO ) stock gained 1.6% on Oct 6, as the market factored in the impact of the 17% increase in the regular quarterly dividend announced by the company on Friday. The Board... Read >>


Insiders And Institutions Love These 3 Beaten Down Stocks

Most investors you meet fall in two categories those who love to find and follow trends, and those who are contrarians and habitually go against the grain. I'm not ashamed to admit that I fit... Read >>

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3 Reasons 3D Systems Corporation's Stock Could Fall

Although investing in 3D Systems may offer tremendous long term potential for investors, it certainly isn't a risk free investment. The 3D printing company has recently had a difficult time... Read >>

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Photoshop Brings Productivity to Chromebooks, With a Catch

One of the biggest advantages that PCs running Microsoft Windows have over Google 's Chromebooks is the enormous amount of productivity software available for the platform. While Chromebooks... Read >>

Valmont (VMI) Buys Shakespeare Composite Structures - Analyst Blog

Steel pipe and tube company Valmont Industries ( VMI ) has bought Shakespeare Composite Structures for an undisclosed price. Newberry, SC based Shakespeare is a leading manufacturer of... Read >>

Diamond Foods (DMND) to Build Innovation Center in Salem - Analyst Blog

After concluding fiscal 2014 on a strong note, Diamond Foods Inc. ( DMND ) is now gearing up to regain its lost market share through expansion of the existing product lines and introduction of new... Read >>