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Federal Realty Back on Growth Track - Analyst Blog

Federal Realty Investment Trust ( FRT ), the retail real estate investment trust (REIT), is back on the growth track with its strong focus on expansion opportunities in premium markets, which... Read >>

Macquarie Acquires Wind Power Assets to Diversify - Analyst Blog

In a concerted effort to diversify its business, infrastructure service provider Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC ( MIC ) recently acquired wind power generating assets in New Mexico from... Read >>

Clear Channel Signs Deal with BlueFocus, Shares Flat - Analyst Blog

Global outdoor advertising leader Clear Channel Outdoor ( CCO ) and BlueFocus Communications Group (BFCG), a leading Chinese communications company, recently announced a multi year partnership to... Read >>

Blackstone Acquires Gates Corporation for $5.4 Billion - Analyst Blog

New York based investment manager, The Blackstone Group L.P. ( BX ), recently closed a deal to acquire Gates Corporation for $5.4 billion. Gates Corporation is a leading industrial and... Read >>

Aflac's Core Growth Remains Stressed, Capital Position Strong - Analyst Blog

On Jul 2, 2014, we issued an updated research report on Aflac Inc. ( AFL ). This supplemental health and life insurer's strong market position in Japan and active capital management are partly... Read >>

McDermott Completes Ayatsil-B Drilling Platform for PEMEX - Analyst Blog

On Jul 3, offshore oil and gas focused engineering and construction firm, McDermott International Inc. ( MDR ) announced that it has completed construction of the Ayatsil B Drilling Platform,... Read >>

Company News for July 07, 2014 - Corporate Summary

•    Shares of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE ADM ) gained 1% following news that it will acquire flavors and ingredient maker Wild Flowers for around $3.4 billion •    Reynolds American,... Read >>

AutoNation Maintains Strong Operating Performance - Analyst Blog

On Jul 3, 2014, we issued an updated research report on AutoNation Inc. ( AN ). This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) stock is performing well in all business segments. AutoNation recorded a 10.3% rise... Read >>

Martin Tillier

On Trading Long-Term Investments

Long-term investments and short term trades should be kept completely separate; or so conventional wisdom tells us. The new generation of hybrid investors who invest for the long term but attempt... Read >>

Lincoln National Touches 52-Week High on Favorable Developments - Analyst Blog

On Jul 3, 2014, shares of Lincoln National Corporation ( LNC ) reached a new 52 week high of $53.77, after a series of positive tidings for the company. The stock gained 45.9% in the one year... Read >>