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Amedisys Down to Hold - Analyst Blog

3/19/2014, 7:15 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

On Mar 15, 2014, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Amedisys Inc. ( AMED ) to a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) from a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy). Why the Downgrade? On Mar 12, Amedisys reported dismal… Read More

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China Unicom Initiates 4G Service - Analyst Blog

3/19/2014, 7:05 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

China Unicom Hong Kong Limited ( CHU ) has finally launched 4G service the third major telecom player to launch the super fast wireless network. However, skepticism remains about the permanent… Read More

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Updated Research Report on Invesco - Analyst Blog

3/19/2014, 6:55 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

On March 12, 2014, we issued an updated research report on Invesco Ltd. ( IVZ ). The company's fourth quarter results came in better than expected. Growth in top line driven by improvement in… Read More

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Contracts Galore for CBI - Analyst Blog

3/19/2014, 6:45 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

It has been raining contracts for Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. ( CBI ). The company recently announced having received a liquefied natural gas (LNG) project from Australia based… Read More

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General Motors to Focus on Safety - Analyst Blog

3/19/2014, 6:44 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

General Motors Company ( GM ) has entered a damage control mode following the series of negative news regarding late recall of vehicles by the company. The automaker has created a new position… Read More

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EU Council Supports Tobacco Directive - Analyst Blog

3/19/2014, 6:36 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

The tobacco industry has been facing the brunt of worldwide anti tobacco campaigns which are prompting governments to impose restrictions on the sale of tobacco products. The industry was hit… Read More

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Kirkland's Downgraded to Strong Sell - Analyst Blog

3/19/2014, 6:35 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Zacks Investment Research downgraded Kirkland's Inc. ( KIRK ) to a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) on March 19 following disappointing fourth quarter and fiscal 2013 earnings results last week. Why… Read More

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Symmetry Medical Sheds Light on UK Plant Fire - Analyst Blog

3/19/2014, 6:24 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Symmetry Medical, Inc. ( SMA ) a leading manufacturer of medical device solutions and surgical instruments has confirmed reports published earlier regarding the outbreak of a minor… Read More

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Imperial Oil to Vend C$855M Assets - Analyst Blog

3/19/2014, 6:20 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

On Mar 17, 2014, independent energy firm Imperial Oil Ltd. ( IMO ) entered into a deal with Whitecap Resources Inc, a Calgary based energy company. Per the agreement, Imperial Oil will divest… Read More

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Nektar Rises on FDA Notification - Analyst Blog

3/19/2014, 6:16 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Nektar Therapeutics ' ( NKTR ) shares gained more than 9% on Mar 18, after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) notified the company and its partner AstraZeneca ( AZN ) that the… Read More