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Martin Tillier

Macy’s (M) Gains After Bad News, JC Penney (JCP) Loses After Good News - Why?

1/9/2014, 11:56 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Stocks, Investing Ideas, US Markets

After the market close yesterday, Macy's ( M ) and JC Penney (JCP) made announcements. The headline that most news outlets took from what was said by Macy's was "Macy's to cut… Read More

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Freeport Expects Higher Copper Output in 2014 - Analyst Blog

1/9/2014, 11:50 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

According to Reuters, Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold ( FCX ) expects its copper output from the Grasberg mine in Indonesia to rise 12% in 2014. As part of the policy to increase the value of… Read More

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NPSP Provides Rosy Gattex Outlook, Shares up - Analyst Blog

1/9/2014, 11:40 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( NPSP ) announced that it expects sales of its sole marketed product Gattex to jump by over 250% in 2014 over the 2013 expected sales of $31.5 million. Sales of Gattex… Read More

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Hess to Separate Retail Unit - Analyst Blog

1/9/2014, 11:30 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Oil and gas company Hess Corporation 's ( HES ) wholly owned subsidiary Hess Retail Corporation has filed paperwork with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a potential spin… Read More

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Itau Unibanco Upgraded to Outperform - Analyst Blog

1/9/2014, 11:20 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

On Jan 6, 2014, we upgraded our long term recommendation on Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. ( ITUB ) to Outperform from Neutral based on its organic growth, aided by a huge deposit base coupled with… Read More

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Nordstrom Expands Store Network - Analyst Blog

1/9/2014, 11:10 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

In keeping with its store expansion strategy, Nordstrom Inc. ( JWN ) plans to open a new Nordstrom rack store each in Queens, New York and Brandon, Florida. The 39,000 square feet store in New… Read More

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Apollo to Shed Stake in Lighthouse - Analyst Blog

1/9/2014, 11:00 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

According to Reuters , Investment Manager Apollo Global Management, LLC ( APO ) is set to vend its stake in Lighthouse Investment Partners LLC, the fund of hedge funds manager. Notably,… Read More

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Raymond James Hits New 52-Week High - Analyst Blog

1/9/2014, 10:50 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Shares of Raymond James Financial, Inc. ( RJF ) crafted a new 52 week high, touching $53.07 in the second half of the trading session on Dec 31. The closing price of this investment brokerage… Read More

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United Bancorp Merges with Old National - Analyst Blog

1/9/2014, 10:40 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Indiana based Old National Bancorp. ( ONB ) recently entered into a definitive merger agreement with United Bancorp, Inc., the Ann Arbor, Michigan based financial service provider. The merger… Read More

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BBBY Shares Dip on Dismal Earnings - Analyst Blog

1/9/2014, 10:30 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

Disappointment surrounded third quarter fiscal 2013 results of the home furnishing retailer, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. ( BBBY ), which sent the stock rolling down by 8.4% in the afterhours… Read More