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Pending Home Sales Rise 3.3% in July: Recovery on Track - Analyst Blog

Pending home sales rebounded in July after declining in June, having risen now in four of the past five months. The Pending Home Sales Index rose 3.3% to 105.9 in July from 102.5 in June highest... Read >>

Agrium (AGU) Poised for Growth on Retail Business Strength - Analyst Blog

On Aug 27, we issued an updated research report on the fertilizer maker Agrium Inc. ( AGU ). While the company should gain from strength in its fast growing retail business, it remains exposed to... Read >>

JTH Holding Q1 Loss Widens on Higher Expenses, Shares Down - Analyst Blog

Liberty Tax Service's parent company, JTH Holding Inc ., ( TAX ) reported first quarter fiscal 2015 (ending Jul 31) adjusted net loss of 67 per share, wider than the Zacks Consensus Estimate loss... Read >>

Fred's Reports Wider-than-Expected Q2 Loss, FY View Bleak - Analyst Blog

Shares of discount retailer Fred's Inc. 's ( FRED ) decreased 2% after it posted second quarter fiscal 2014 loss of 19 cents which was wider than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of a loss of 18 cents... Read >>

Splunk Reports Wider-than-Expected Q2 Loss, Beats Revenues - Analyst Blog

Splunk Inc. ( SPLK ) reported fiscal second quarter 2015 loss of 50 cents per share, much wider than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of a loss of 33 cents and the year ago quarter loss of 13 cents... Read >>

Company News for August 29, 2014 - Corporate Summary

•    Coty Inc.'s ( COTY ) shares declined 3.4% after reporting fiscal fourth quarter earnings per share of $0.02, missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.10 •    Shares of Dollar General... Read >>

PetroChina 1H14 Earnings Up on Improved Downstream Business - Analyst Blog

Chinese energy giant PetroChina Co. Ltd. ( PTR ) announced its first half 2014 earnings of RMB 68.1 billion or RMB 0.37 per diluted share, compared with RMB 65.5 billion or RMB 0.36 per diluted... Read >>

Pacific Sunwear Q2 Loss in Line with Estimates, Revenues Top - Analyst Blog

Pacific Sunwear of California Inc. 's ( PSUN ) adjusted loss from continuing operations in second quarter fiscal 2014 came in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate of a loss of 3 cents a share.... Read >>

CNOOC (CEO) Earnings Fall Owing to Increase in Expenses - Analyst Blog

CNOOC Limited ( CEO ), China's dominant producer of offshore crude oil and natural gas, reported its first half 2014 interim results yesterday. Net profit decreased 2.3% year over year to 33.59... Read >>

OmniVision (OVTI) Beats Q1 Earnings on Higher Revenues - Analyst Blog

OmniVision Technologies ( OVTI ) reported first quarter fiscal 2015 (ended Jul 2014) earnings of 78 cents a share, which comfortably beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 39 cents. In response to... Read >>