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ArcelorMittal (MT) Provides Update on Liberia Operations - Analyst Blog

Steel giant ArcelorMittal ( MT ) has provided a statement on its operations in Liberia. The company stated that it currently mines and ships 5 million tons of iron ore a year in Liberia from its... Read >>

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ADT Upgraded to Strong Buy on Healthy Q3 FY14 Earnings Beat - Analyst Blog

On Aug 9, Zacks Investment Research upgraded security services provider The ADT Corporation ( ADT ) to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) from a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) largely on the back of strong third... Read >>

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Fred's Inc.'s (FRED) Comps Gain in July, Cuts Q2 View on Weak Margins - Analyst Blog

Fred's Inc. 's ( FRED ) comps have been suffering for the past few months due to inclement weather and stiff competition in the discount retail sector. A harsh winter led to frequent shop... Read >>

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Microchip Launches New Bluetooth Kit, Shares Marginally Gain - Analyst Blog

Shares of leading semiconductor manufacturer Microchip Technology Inc. ( MCHP ) increased marginally on Aug 8, following the launch of its new PIC32 Bluetooth Starter Kit. The kit is a low cost... Read >>

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Will Agilent Technologies (A) Beat Earnings Estimates? - Analyst Blog

Agilent Technologies Inc. ( A ) is set to report fiscal third quarter 2014 results on Aug 14. Last quarter, it posted in line results. Let's see how things are shaping up for this announcement.... Read >>

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Buckle Reports Second Consecutive Month of Comps Growth - Analyst Blog

The Buckle, Inc. ( BKE ), retailer of casual apparel, footwear and accessories for men and women, reported comparable store sales (comps) growth for the second consecutive month. Comps for July... Read >>

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Will Macy's (M) Pro-Customer Efforts Drive Q2 Earnings? - Analyst Blog

We expect Macy's, Inc. ( M ), one of the leading department store retailers, to beat expectations when it reports second quarter fiscal 2014 results on Aug 13. In the last quarter, it posted a... Read >>

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GM Recalls 312K Cars in North America on Safety Grounds - Analyst Blog

General Motors Co. ( GM ) has yet again announced six recalls involving about 312,000 vehicles in North America. This year, General Motors issued 66 recalls covering around 29 million cars and... Read >>

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Will NII Holdings (NIHD) Disappoint this Earnings Season? - Analyst Blog

Latin American telecom operator NII Holdings Inc. ( NIHD ) is scheduled to report its second quarter 2014 financial numbers after the closing bell on Aug 11. In the previous quarter, the company's... Read >>

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JPMorgan Under SEC Investigation: Probe for Conflict of Interest - Analyst Blog

In yet another addition to the endless regulatory headwinds for JPMorgan Chase & Co. ( JPM ), the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is conducting a probe into the potential conflict of... Read >>