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Oil & Gas Stock Roundup: Chesapeake Sells Assets, QEP Resources Offloads Gas Pipelines - Analyst Blog

It was a week where Chesapeake Energy Corp. ( CHK ) unloaded certain assets in West Virginia for $5.4 billion, while QEP Resources Inc. ( QEP ) sold its gas pipelines in a $2.5 billion deal.      ... Read >>

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Defense Stock Roundup: Textron Beats Q3 Earnings Estimates, Lockheed Martin, General Dynamics in Focus - Analyst Blog

Investors stayed optimistic at the start of the third quarter 2014 earnings season. Over the last five trading sessions, most of the major defense companies have traded in the green. Defense... Read >>

Chris Ciaccia

Why Apple Is Less Concerned About the iPad Than It Has Been Before

Apple ( AAPL ) has been adamant that the iPad is the future of computing as devices become more and more mobile, but the strength in the Mac has helped Apple take a different tune. It appears as... Read >>

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SAP Tops Q3 Earnings on SAP HANA, But Shares Down 4.8% - Analyst Blog

SAP SE ( SAP ) reported third quarter non IFRS earnings of €0.84 per share, an increase of 8% from €0.78 per share in the third quarter of 2013. In U.S. dollar terms, earnings came in at $1.07,... Read >>

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Foreign Banks: Geopolitics, Regulations Cloud Prospects - Industry Outlook

Weaker than expected global recovery, persistent geopolitical uncertainties and increasing risk taking by many countries compelled the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to downgrade its global... Read >>

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Cliffs to Take Charges of $6B in Q3 Due to Weak Pricing - Analyst Blog

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. ( CLF ) said that it anticipates recording non cash impairment charges of about $6 billion after tax, to write down the value of its seaborne iron ore and... Read >>

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Air Products (APD) Hikes Electronics Product Prices - Analyst Blog

Air Products and Chemicals Inc. ( APD ) announced that it will raise the prices globally for process materials and advanced materials supplied by its Electronics business. The hike will be... Read >>

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Rubbermaid to Acquire bubba brands - Analyst Blog

Global consumer goods marketer Newell Rubbermaid Inc. ( NWL ) announced that it has penned a deal to acquire bubba brands inc. from its parent company In Zone Holdings Inc. for an undisclosed... Read >>

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Atlas Financial Inks Global Liberty Deal to Boost Position - Analyst Blog

Atlas Financial Holdings, Inc. ( AFH ) has inked a deal to acquire New York based Global Liberty Insurance Company and its affiliated underwriting and premium finance companies for $25 million,... Read >>

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Buckeye Partners (BPL) Follows Strategic Growth Program - Analyst Blog

On Oct 17, we have issued an updated research report on Buckeye Partners, L.P. ( BPL ). The partnership's systematic investments in expanding its operations through the addition of infrastructure... Read >>