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Mercury General Hits 52-Week High on Solid Q3 Results - Analyst Blog

On Dec 5, Mercury General Corporation ( MCY ) reached a new 52 week high of $56.59 per share, driven by strong third quarter 2014 results. With about 0.09 million shares exchanging hands in the... Read >>

Sonoco Provides Record 2015 Outlook, Confirms 2014 View - Analyst Blog

On Dec 5, Sonoco Products Co. ( SON ) provided record financial outlook and strategic priorities for 2014 and 2015. Shares of Sonoco grew 1% on the news and eventually closed at $43.33 on the day.... Read >>

Nucor (NUE) Announces 0.7% Hike in Quarterly Dividend - Analyst Blog

Nucor Corporation ( NUE ) has announced a hike in its quarterly cash dividend from 37 cents per share to 37.25 cents, or 0.7%. The dividend is payable on Feb 11, 2015, to shareholders of record as... Read >>

Marc Chaikin

Stock of the Week: Fossil Group (FOSL)

Fossil Group ( FOSL ) designs, markets, and distributes fashion accessories. They license brands from high-end designers like Michael Kors ( KORS ), DKNY, Armani Exchange, and Marc Jacobs.... Read >>

Reynolds Makes Changes in Management to Boost Growth - Analyst Blog

Reynolds American Inc. ( RAI ) has been making several changes at the executive level of late, to solidify its management team and augment international growth. After naming a new president and... Read >>

SL Green Reveals Amendment of Unsecured Credit Facility - Analyst Blog

SL Green Realty Corp. ( SLG ) has revealed the receipt of assurance from lenders for modifying and extending its $1.2 billion revolving line of credit part of its $2.0 billion unsecured corporate... Read >>

KBR to Provide Ammonia Technology for REKIND in Indonesia - Analyst Blog

KBR, Inc. ( KBR ) recently formed collaboration with Indonesia based engineering, procurement and construction ("EPC") company, PT Rekayasa Industri ("REKIND"). The alliance... Read >>

Illinois Tool Reviews Growth Strategies at Investor Meet - Analyst Blog

Illinois Tool Works Inc. ( ITW ) recently hosted its Investors Day for 2014. There, the industrial tool maker discussed its growth strategies, with an increased focus on long term plans. A brief... Read >>

Gambling Stock Roundup: Macau Revenues Plunge Again, Iao Kun Group Holding Posts Loss - Analyst Blog

There was hardly anything to cheer about in the gambling industry last week. As expected, Macau gross gaming revenues declined at a double digit rate for the month of November. After declining in... Read >>

Rockwood Upgraded to Strong Buy on Solid Q3 Earnings - Analyst Blog

On Dec 6, 2014, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Rockwood Holdings, Inc. ( ROC ) to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) from a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold), primarily on the back of healthy third quarter 2014... Read >>