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QLogic (QLGC) Beats on Q3 Earnings, Provides Q4 Outlook - Analyst Blog

QLogic Corp . ( QLGC ) reported third quarter fiscal 2015 earnings (including stock based compensation but excluding one time items) of 30 cents per share, which beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate... Read >>

Is New CEO the Answer to McDonald's Problems? - Analyst Blog

For McDonald's Corp. ( MCD ), the stepping down of its CEO, Don Thompson who was in office for almost three challenging years might just be a blessing in disguise. Shares of the Oak Brook, IL... Read >>

StanCorp Q4 Earnings Beat Yet Fall Y/Y; 2015 Guidance - Analyst Blog

StanCorp Financial Group Inc. 's ( SFG ) fourth quarter 2014 operating net earnings of $1.42 per share outperformed the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 5.2%. Earnings declined 47% year over year due... Read >>

Petrobras Down as Delayed Q3 Earnings Miss on Oil Slide - Analyst Blog

The delayed third quarter 2014 result of Brazil's state run energy giant Petroleo Brasileiro S.A., or Petrobras ( PBR ) was finally released on Jan 27, 2015. The company was supposed to declare... Read >>

U.S. AWS-3 Spectrum Auction Ends with All-Time High Bids - Analyst Blog

The Advanced Wireless Servies 3 spectrum auction conducted by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) came to an end yesterday registering a record breaking bidding of $44.89 billion, breezing... Read >>

Leggett (LEG) Misses on Q4 Earnings, Up Y/Y, Guides 2015 - Analyst Blog

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated ( LEG ) ended its run for 2014 with its fourth quarter 2014 adjusted earnings from continuing operations climbing 7.9% year over year to 41 cents a share.... Read >>

Verizon's Legal Hurdle: Cablevision Sues Over False WiFi Ads - Analyst Blog

Leading U.S. cable multi service operator (MSO), Cablevision System Corp. ( CVC ), has filed a lawsuit against U.S. wireless behemoth Verizon Communications Inc. ( VZ ), with the U.S. District... Read >>

Will the Fed's Interest Rate Hike Hit Homebuilders? - Analyst Blog

The Federal Reserve took the investor community by surprise when it announced Wednesday that the central bank intends to raise benchmark interest rates at some point this year as it believes that... Read >>

C.R. Bard Beats Q4 Earnings and Sales, 15' Outlook Cautious - Analyst Blog

C. R. Bard Inc ( BCR ) reported an impressive fourth quarter of 2014, wherein EPS of $2.29 surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate by a nickel. EPS also surged 40.5% from the year ago quarter... Read >>

TCF Financial (TCB) Gains 3.3% Despite Q4 Earnings Miss - Analyst Blog

TCF Financial Corporation 's ( TCB ) fourth quarter earnings of 12 cents per share missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 29 cents, marking the company's second consecutive earnings miss.... Read >>