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Alliant Techsystems Wins $178M Contract - Analyst Blog

4/17/2014, 5:15 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Alliant Techsystems Inc. ( ATK ) has entered into an agreement, worth $178 million, with the United Launch Alliance (ULA). Per the contact, the company will provide multiple composite structures… Read More

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Emergent BioSolutions Gains on Trial News - Analyst Blog

4/17/2014, 5:10 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Shares of Emergent BioSolutions ( EBS ) gained almost 6% following the completion of a pivotal study (non interference study), which supported the company's efforts to expand the label of… Read More

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Capella Education Unit to Award Degrees - Analyst Blog

4/17/2014, 5:05 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

A subsidiary of Capella Education Company ( CPLA ), Resource Development International (RDI), recently received taught degree awarding powers (TDAP) from the Privy Council of the UK government. … Read More

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Broadcom's Quad-Core Processor for Lava QPAD - Analyst Blog

4/17/2014, 5:00 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Leading semiconductor company Broadcom Corporation ( BRCM ) announced the selection of its quad core HSPA+ turnkey platform by mobile manufacturer Lava International Limited to power its newly… Read More

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Fortegra Financial: A Strong Sell - Analyst Blog

4/17/2014, 4:55 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

On Apr 17, 2014, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Fortegra Financial Corporation ( FRF ) by a notch to a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell). Why the Downgrade? Fortegra Financial has been… Read More

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Oxford Resource Partners Sells Illinois Assets - Analyst Blog

4/17/2014, 4:50 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Thermal coal producer Oxford Resource Partners, LP ( OXF ) completed the sale of assets from its Illinois basin operation for $2 million. This asset sale does not come as a surprise as the… Read More

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JinkoSolar Adds More Solar to Chinese Grid - Analyst Blog

4/17/2014, 4:45 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Solar panel manufacturer JinkoSolar Holding Co. Ltd. ( JKS ) successfully connected two solar photovoltaic (PV) power plants with a combined 39 megawatts (MW) of capacity to the grid in the… Read More

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MoneyGram Appears Stressed with High Debt - Analyst Blog

4/17/2014, 4:41 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

On Apr 17, we issued an updated research report on MoneyGram International Inc. ( MGI ). The near term outlook appears grim given the debt accretionamid higher restructuring costs, which may… Read More

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Yingli Green Forms Fund for Chinese Solar Projects - Analyst Blog

4/17/2014, 4:36 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Yingli Green Holding Co. ( YGE ) inked an agreement with a Shanghai based private firm, Sailing Capital Management Co. Ltd, to create a $161 million (RMB 1 billion) fund aimed at investment in… Read More

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What's Dragging Down Google's Results? - Analyst Blog

4/17/2014, 4:31 pm from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Google ( GOOGL ) missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 5 cents, or less than 1% on revenue that also missed by less than 1%. Earnings did, however, exceed year ago levels by 6.0% on revenue… Read More