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3M's Cold Shrink QS4 Now Widely Available - Analyst Blog

4/10/2014, 11:50 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Diversified conglomerate 3M Company ( MMM ) recently announced the availability of Cold Shrink QS4 Integrated splice for the construction and industrial market. Introduced to the utility market… Read More

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Alliant Wins $186M Foreign Ammno Deal - Analyst Blog

4/10/2014, 11:40 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Defense and aerospace equipment provider Alliant Techsystems Inc. ( ATK ) received orders from the U.S. allies to supply ammunitions with several calibers and ammunition services to the latter.… Read More

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How Apple Is Going After Intel

4/10/2014, 11:39 am from Chris Ciaccia in News Headlines, Technology, Business, Travel and Lifestyle

It's no secret that Apple ( AAPL ) is working on building out its semiconductor team, as it looks to cut its bill of materials for its iDevices, particularly with the advancement of the… Read More

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Mechel Inks Contract With Binder - Analyst Blog

4/10/2014, 11:30 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Russian mining company Mechel OAO ( MTL ) announced that it has inked a contract with Austria's Binder company for engineering services for the development of Elga Coal Complex's first stage. … Read More

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Abercrombie & Fitch Appoints New CFO - Analyst Blog

4/10/2014, 11:20 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

As part of its management restructuring initiative, Abercrombie & Fitch Co. ( ANF ) named Joanne C. Crevoiserat as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Executive Vice President. … Read More

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Nordstrom Adds Another Rack Store - Analyst Blog

4/10/2014, 11:10 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

In keeping with its ongoing store expansion strategy, Nordstrom Inc. ( JWN ) announced plans to open a new Nordstrom Rack store at Mountain Grove in Redlands, CA. This new Rack store, spread… Read More

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American Electric Power Hits 52-Week High - Analyst Blog

4/10/2014, 11:02 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

On April 9, 2014, shares of American Electric Power Co., Inc. ( AEP ) hit a 52 week high of $51.62 in intraday trading to finally close a notch lower at $51.54. This comes to a gain… Read More

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First Potomac Buys Iconic Office Asset - Analyst Blog

4/10/2014, 11:00 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

In order to boost its office portfolio, First Potomac Realty Trust ( FPO ) bought an iconic and historical property in Northwestern, Washington, D.C. for $58 million. However, on broader market… Read More

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Family Dollar Earnings Fall - Analyst Blog

4/10/2014, 10:53 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

Family Dollar Stores Inc. ( FDO ) posted second quarter fiscal 2014 earnings of 80 cents a share that missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 90 cents, and plunged approximately 34% from $1.21… Read More

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Skechers Now a Strong Buy - Analyst Blog

4/10/2014, 10:50 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

On Apr 10, 2014, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Skechers USA Inc. ( SKX ), the footwear retailer, to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy). Why the Upgrade? Estimates for Skechers have shown an… Read More