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Wyndham Expands Footprint in Africa with Upscale Property - Analyst Blog

Most hoteliers across the globe are trying to augment guest satisfaction and gain a better foothold in the industry. With the increasing demand for mass market brands, Wyndham Worldwide... Read >>

GE Expands Power Operations with $500M Order from Exelon - Analyst Blog

General Electric Company ( GE ) inked a $500 million deal with Chicago based Exelon Corporation ( EXC ), to supply power generating equipment to the power company. The industrial giant is also... Read >>

Walgreens Earnings in Line, Alliance Boots Shows Synergy - Analyst Blog

Walgreen Co. ( WAG ) reported adjusted net earnings of 74 cents per share in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014, up 1.4% from the year ago adjusted number but merely in line with the Zacks... Read >>

BioMed Leases Space to Baxter for R&D Center in MA - Analyst Blog

BioMed Realty Trust, Inc.  ( BMR ) inked a new deal with the subsidiary of Baxter International Inc. ( BAX ) Baxter Healthcare Corporation for leasing around 200,000 square feet of space at 650... Read >>

Macy's to Hire 86,000 Employees to Manage Holiday Frenzy - Analyst Blog

Macy's Inc ( M ) plans to hire 86,000 seasonal staff to manage the holiday rush, compared to 83,000 last year. The additional staff is required for both Macy's and Bloomingdale's stores,... Read >>

Under Armor's Multi-Year Collaboration with NFHS Network - Analyst Blog

Sportswear retailer, Under Armor Inc. ( UA ) has signed a multi year partnership with NFHS Network a noted high school sports media company. Under Armor would become the first Anchor Partner of... Read >>

Company News for September 30, 2014 - Corporate Summary

•    Shares of Ferrellgas Partners LP ( FGP ) declined 1.1% after posting fourth quarter loss per share of $0.58, significantly wider than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of loss per share of $0.27... Read >>

United Insurance (UIHC) Up to Strong Buy, Core Growth Solid - Analyst Blog

On Sep 30, 2014, Zacks Investment Research upgraded United Insurance Holdings Corp. ( UIHC ) by two notches to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) from Zacks Rank #3 (Hold). Why the Upgrade? United... Read >>

Will Aetna (AET) Gain from ACO with Hartford HealthCare? - Analyst Blog

U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc. ( AET ) announced the formation of another accountable care organization (ACO) with Hartford HealthCare (HHC). Both the companies will provide new arrangements in... Read >>

CME Group Inks Deal with CFFEX, Boosts Growth Globally - Analyst Blog

Chicago based CME Group Inc. ( CME ) has inked a deal with China Financial Futures Exchange Inc. (CFFEX) that will offer market data services to the former. The Shanghai based China Financial... Read >>