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Calpine Corp. to Sell Power Units, Shares Up - Analyst Blog

4/22/2014, 4:20 pm from in Investing, Business, Stocks

Calpine Corp. ( CPN ) recently announced that it will sell six Southeastern power plants in the U.S. to LS Power for $1.57 billion in cash. This transaction will help the company to focus more… Read More

Update on Actavis' Acquisitions - Analyst Blog

4/22/2014, 4:10 pm from in Investing, Business, Stocks

Actavis ( ACT ) has been quite active on the acquisition front over the past few quarters. Acquisitions form an integral part of Actavis' expansion strategy. The company made several major… Read More

Aaron's Lifts Charges Against Vintage Capital - Analyst Blog

4/22/2014, 4:00 pm from in Investing, Business, Stocks

Rent to own retailer Aaron's Inc. ( AAN ) yesterday lifted litigation charges filed against Vintage Capital Management LLC following the latter's decision to withdraw its takeover bid to acquire… Read More

Kraft Recalls Oscar Mayer Wieners - Analyst Blog

4/22/2014, 3:50 pm from in Investing, Business, Stocks

With changing consumer preferences, there is a huge demand for packaged products with unique flavors. Consumers however prefer to be informed about the nutritional contents of packaged food. In… Read More

Balanced View on SunPower Corp. - Analyst Blog

4/22/2014, 3:40 pm from in Investing, Business, Stocks

On Apr 17, we have issued an updated research report on SunPower Corporation ( SPWR ). San Jose, CA based solar firm continues to strengthen its presence in the developed and emerging markets.… Read More

Chemtura to Divest Agrochemicals Biz for $1B - Analyst Blog

4/22/2014, 3:30 pm from in Investing, Business, Stocks

Specialty chemicals company Chemtura Corporation ( CHMT ) has cut a definitive deal to divest its agrochemicals business Chemtura AgroSolutions to Florida based specialty chemicals maker… Read More

ABIOMED Up on License from Opsens - Analyst Blog

4/22/2014, 3:20 pm from in Investing, Business, Stocks

Leading provider of heart support technologies, ABIOMED, Inc. ( ABMD ) announced its acquisition of an exclusive license from collaboration partner Opsens, to utilize the latter's breakthrough… Read More

Fields to be Named Ford CEO Soon - Analyst Blog

4/22/2014, 3:10 pm from in Investing, Business, Stocks

Ford Motor Co. ( F ) will make the official announcement of the promotion of Chief Operating Officer (COO) Mark Fields to the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) as early as the beginning… Read More

PPG Industries Boosts Shareholders' Return - Analyst Blog

4/22/2014, 3:00 pm from in Investing, Business, Stocks

Coatings giant PPG Industries Inc. ( PPG ) has increased its quarterly dividend by 10% to 67 cents per share from the prior payout of 61 cents a share. The raised dividend will be paid on Jun… Read More

Balanced Outlook on Accuray - Analyst Blog

4/22/2014, 2:50 pm from in Investing, Business, Stocks

On April 16, we have updated our research report on Accuray Incorporated ( ARAY ). Despite being a loss making company, we expect the company's product revenues to improve further as medical… Read More