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|December 16, 2013 08:01 AM EST||
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Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR), Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO), LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE: LNKD), Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ: GRPN), and Yandex N.V. (NASDAQ: YNDX). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.
Twitter, Inc. Research Report
On December 12, 2013, Twitter, Inc. (Twitter) reported on its blog that the editors of TIME magazine select the one person or entity who has most affected the world stage over the past 12 months, once a year. The Blog added that the winner is featured on the cover of TIME magazine, and for 2013, is also recognized by a tweet. The tweet dated December 11, 2013 on the blog stated that the Pope Francis is TIME's Person of the Year for 2013. According to the blog, the tweet regarding 2013 TIME's Person of the Year was retweeted over 15,000 times. The blog further stated that for several weeks, Twitter facilitated the conversation about TIME's Person of the Year, giving people worldwide an opportunity to cast their vote for the reader's poll through tweeting. The Full Research Report on Twitter, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
Yahoo! Inc. Research Report
On December 3, 2013, Yahoo! Inc. (Yahoo!) reported that Yahoo Canada revealed its ninth annual Year in Review, emphasizing the stories, events, and personalities Canadians searched for during the year on Yahoo. The Company stated that Yahoo Search data shows that the top 10 Search lists recalls the news, scandals, trendsetters, and heartbreaks that fascinated Canadians in 2013. Claude Galipeau, Country Manager, Yahoo Canada, commented, "Yahoo Canada's Year in Review offers Canadians a glimpse into the newsmakers and stories that captured their attention, based on their daily search habits on Yahoo. This online behavior reflects the standout pop culture trends and collective obsessions Canadians searched, consumed, and shared." Yahoo! informed that top 10 searches on Yahoo Canada in 2013 were: Miley Cyrus, Rob Ford, Blackberry, BlackBerry, Kim Kardashian, Fifty Shades of Grey, New iPhone, "Blurred Lines" Robin Thicke, Kate Middleton, Kate Upton, and Syria. The Full Research Report on Yahoo! Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
LinkedIn Corporation Research Report
On December 10, 2013, LinkedIn Corporation (LinkedIn) announced the most overused words and phrases in members' LinkedIn Profiles for 2013. The Company stated that "responsible" is No. 1 most overused buzzword in LinkedIn Profiles. LinkedIn stated this is the fourth year that the Company has released its annual list of overused buzzwords. The Full Research Report on LinkedIn Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
Groupon, Inc. Research Report
On December 8, 2013, Groupon, Inc. (Groupon) reported that the Company is providing an opportunity for young foodies to improve their culinary skills through a series of cooking classes at Young Chefs Academy Frisco, which offers age-appropriate cooking classes for teens, pre-teens and younger kids. The Company said that two options are available which can be found at Groupon website. According to the Company, shoppers can choose from $25 one cooking class or workshop for one child ($40 value) or $50 for one cooking class or workshop for two children ($80 value). The Full Research Report on Groupon, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
Yandex N.V. Research Report
On December 11, 2013, Yandex N.V. (Yandex) announced the pricing of $600 million in aggregate principal amount of 1.125% convertible senior notes due 2018 (the notes). The Company stated that it has granted to the initial purchasers a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional US$90 million aggregate principal amount of notes solely to cover over-allotments. Yandex added that the notes were offered to qualified institutional buyers. The Company informed that the offering is scheduled to close on or about December 17, 2013, subject to customary closing conditions. Yandex added that the notes will be convertible into cash, Class A shares or a combination of cash and Class A shares, at Yandex's election, based on an initial conversion rate of c.19.44 Class A shares per $1,000 principal amount of notes, subject to adjustment on the occurrence of certain events. According to the Company, the notes will bear interest at 1.125% per year, payable semi-annually in arrears on June 15 and December 15 of each year, beginning on June 15, 2014, and will mature on December 15, 2018, unless earlier repurchased, redeemed or converted in accordance with their terms. Yandex stated that it estimates net proceeds from this offering to be approximately $594 million, after deducting the initial purchasers' discount and estimated offering expenses payable by Yandex, which will be used to repurchase outstanding Class A shares and for general corporate purposes. The Full Research Report on Yandex N.V. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
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