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U.S. Rig Count Up by a Unit - Analyst Blog

In its weekly release, Houston based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. ( BHI ) reported a marginal rise in the U.S. rig count (number of rigs searching for oil and gas in the country).... Read >>

Target Still Grappling with Card Breach - Analyst Blog

On Jul 4, 2014, we issued an updated research report on Target Corp. ( TGT ). Target has been grappling with the massive data breach that has hurt the company's results. Adjusted quarterly... Read >>

Glaxo's Two Cancer Drugs Get EU Nod - Analyst Blog

GlaxoSmithKline ( GSK ) announced that its melanoma drug, Mekinist has been cleared by the European Commission (EC) as a single agent for the treatment of adults suffering from unresectable or... Read >>

Will Alcoa (AA) Surprise This Earnings Season? - Analyst Blog

Aluminum giant Alcoa ( AA ) is set to release its second quarter 2014 results after the close on Jul 8.  In the last quarter, the New York based company delivered an 80% positive earnings... Read >>

Advanced Micro Adds A10-7800 to A-Series APUs - Analyst Blog

Chipmaker  Advanced Micro Devices Inc. ( AMD ) recently expanded its A Series 4th generation Accelerated Processing Unit ("APU") portfolio with the introduction of the AMD A10 7800 APU.... Read >>

OncoGenex's Apatorsen in Phase II for Lung Cancer - Analyst Blog

Pipeline updates are highly awaited events in the pharma biotech sector as they play an important role in deciding whether or not to invest in a particular company. These updates provide... Read >>

Patterson-UTI: 210 Rigs at Work - Analyst Blog

On Jul 3, 2014, onshore contract driller, Patterson UTI Energy Inc. ( PTEN ) announced that its Jun 2014 drill rig count increased by 8 from May 2014 to reach an average of 210. The company... Read >>

HDFC Bank Upholds Strong Fundamentals - Analyst Blog

On Jun 30, 2014, we issued an updated research report on HDFC Bank Ltd. ( HDB ). The company reported robust fourth quarter fiscal 2014 results, driven by growth in top line. In the fourth... Read >>

Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Gains U.S. Approval of Beleodaq - Analyst Blog

The FDA approved Spectrum Pharmaceuticals ' ( SPPI ) Beleodaq for the treatment of patients suffering from relapsed or refractory peripheral T cell lymphoma (R R PTCL). Beleodaq was approved well... Read >>

Itau to Sell Insurance Unit to Swiss ACE for $684 Million - Analyst Blog

Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. ( ITUB ), the largest non government bank in Brazil, has inked a deal to sell its corporate insurance division Itau Seguros Solucoes Corporativas SA ("ISSC").... Read >>