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Prudential to Insure Longevity Risk for Rothesay Life (Revised) - Analyst Blog

Prudential Retirement, a unit of Prudential Financial Inc. ( PRU ) has agreed to provide longevity risk reinsurance to Rothesay Life Limited and its affiliates for the fourth time, after having... Read >>

Valspar (VAL) Beats Earnings & Revenue Estimates, Ups View - Analyst Blog

Valspar 's ( VAL ) saw higher profits in third quarter fiscal 2014 (ended Jul 25, 2014) on continued momentum across its coatings businesses, higher volumes and strong performance from China and... Read >>

Fossil Group (FOSL) Beats on Q2 Earnings on Favorable Forex - Analyst Blog

Fossil Group Inc.'s ( FOSL ) second quarter 2014 earnings of 98 cents per share beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 96 cents by 2.1% and exceeded the company's guided range of 90 97 cents per... Read >>

Will Urban Outfitters (URBN) Q2 Earnings Miss Estimates? - Analyst Blog

Urban Outfitters Inc. ( URBN ), the specialty retailer of fashion apparel and accessories, footwear, home décor and gifts products, is slated to report second quarter fiscal 2015 results on Aug... Read >>

King Digital (KING) Beats on Q2 Earnings, Misses Revenues - Analyst Blog

King Digital Entertainment plc ( KING ) reported second quarter fiscal 2014 earnings of 52 cents per share, which managed to beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 50 cents. Earnings surged 29.6%... Read >>

URS Q2 Earnings Beat, Revenues Down on Weak Market Sectors - Analyst Blog

URS Corporation ( URS ) reported second quarter fiscal 2014 adjusted earnings of $1.37 per share excluding a 10 cent impact from the one time costs due to the acquisition deal with AECOM... Read >>

Intercept Pharmaceuticals Posts Earnings, Pipeline in Focus - Analyst Blog

Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 's ( ICPT ) shares gained 16.6% following the company's impressive second quarter 2014 earnings results.  Moreover, positive data from a phase II study on... Read >>

Techne Fiscal Q4 Earnings Beat Estimates; Shares Gain - Analyst Blog

Techne Corp. ( TECH ) posted a 7.3% rise in adjusted earnings per share to 88 cents for the fourth quarter fiscal 2014 (ended Jun 30, 2014) from 82 cents in the year ago quarter. With this, the... Read >>

Macy's 2Q Earnings Misses but Climbs Y/Y as Sales Improve - Analyst Blog

Macy's Inc. ( M ) posted second quarter fiscal 2014 results, wherein earnings of 80 cents a share missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 86 cents as discounts thwarted the profit margin. However,... Read >>

Cree Beats Q4 Earnings on Strong Demand; Guides Favorably - Analyst Blog

Cree, Inc. 's ( CREE ) fourth quarter fiscal 2014 earnings per share of 33 cents exceeded the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 2 cents driven by strong demand for lighting products. Revenues The... Read >>