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Carlyle to Settle LBO Collusion Case for $115M, Avoids Trail - Analyst Blog

The Carlyle Group LP ( CG ) was the final private equity firm to settle a lawsuit that accused it of pulling down the prices of leveraged buyouts (LBOs) through collusion before the financial... Read >>

3 Best Performing Stocks in August: CSIQ, FRF, SBLK - Analyst Blog

Markets shrugged off a variety of international headwinds to end August on a positive note. After enduring a tough first week, benchmarks picked up speed, achieving multiple landmarks. This... Read >>

Is Moody's Liquidity Rating Downgrade for ADT Bearish? - Analyst Blog

Moody's Investor Service downgraded The ADT Corporation 's ( ADT ) speculative grade liquidity rating by one notch to SGL 2 from SGL 1. The credit rating agency cited weaker cash balances and... Read >>

Oil & Gas Stock Roundup: New Discoveries for Shell, Quicksilver - Analyst Blog

It was a week where Royal Dutch Shell plc ( RDS.A ) struck a new gas discovery offshore Malaysia and Quicksilver Resources Inc. ( KWK ) together with its JV partner Eni SpA encountered oil at the... Read >>

Medtronic's Pediatric Anti-Scoliosis Device Wins FDA Nod - Analyst Blog

Minnesota based leading medical device major Medtronic, Inc. ( MDT ) has recently received the 510(k) clearance from the U S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its SHILLA Growth Guidance... Read >>

COPEL: Solid Long-term Prospects, Near-term Risks Prevail - Analyst Blog

On Aug 25, 2014, we issued an updated research report on Companhia Paranaense de Energia ( ELP ), or COPEL. Operating in one of the promising industries of Brazil, COPEL has solid long term growth... Read >>

Innospec Downed to Strong Sell, Rising Costs Hurt Q2 Results - Analyst Blog

Zacks Investment Research downgraded Innospec Inc. ( IOSP ) to a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) on Sep 2, 2014. Going by the Zacks model, companies holding a Zacks Rank #5 have strong chances of... Read >>

GE Healthcare Gets European Union Approval for VIZAMYL - Analyst Blog

GE Healthcare, an integral part of General Electric Company ( GE ), recently announced that it has received the European Union's approval for marketing its VIZAMYL (Flutemetamol (18F) Solution for... Read >>

Wells Fargo (WFC) Drives Growth on Cost Containment - Analyst Blog

On Aug 27, 2014, we issued an updated research report on Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ). This regional bank recently reported impressive second quarter 2014 results. Results were aided by lower... Read >>

3M Completes Sumitomo JV Acquisition to Be Sole Owner - Analyst Blog

3M Company ( MMM ) recently completed the acquisition of its Japanese joint venture Sumitomo 3M Ltd. to be the sole owner of the entity. 3M purchased Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd's 25% stake... Read >>