Welcome!

News Feed Item

Stock Price Updates, Grants, and New Tool Launches - Analyst Notes on FEI, SanDisk, Windstream, Salesforce.com, and Yelp

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom.

NEW YORK, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding FEI Company (NASDAQ: FEIC), SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK), Windstream Corporation (NASDAQ: WIN), Salesforce.com Inc. (NYSE: CRM), and Yelp Inc. (NYSE: YELP). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: http://www.AnalystsReview.com/register

FEI Company Analyst Notes

On April 1, 2014, the stock of FEI Company (FEI) extended gains for the fourth consecutive day and ended higher 2.80% at $105.90. The stock witnessed significant surge in volumes during the session at 6.81 million, compared to 30-day average daily volume of 0.23 million. The stock has risen 16.68% since the Company released its Q4 2013 financial results on February 5, 2014 and posted diluted EPS of $0.97, higher than Reuters' forecast of $0.93. FEI expects Q1 2014 EPS to be in the range of $0.60 - $0.70. FEI designs, manufactures, and sells products based on focused charged particle beam technology. The full analyst notes on FEI Company are available to download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsReview.com/04042014/FEIC/report.pdf

SanDisk Corporation Analyst Notes 

On March 26, 2014, SanDisk Corporation (SanDisk) announced the recipients of the 2013-2014 SanDisk Scholars Program. Under its scholarship program, the Company awarded over $1 million in scholarships to nearly 100 undergraduate and graduate university students in the U.S. to support their pursuit of academic careers in a science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) discipline. The Company also announced that it is expanding its program to China and Japan in 2014. Commenting on the development, SanDisk President and CEO, Sanjay Mehrotra said, "SanDisk is passionate about helping the next generation of technology leaders pursue their dreams in STEM-related careers." SanDisk Scholars Program grants financial assistance to students based upon their prior academic record and meaningful levels of community engagement, as well as financial need. The full analyst notes on SanDisk Corporation are available to download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsReview.com/04042014/SNDK/report.pdf

Windstream Corporation Analyst Notes 

On April 1, 2014, Windstream Corporation (Windstream) announced the launch of a new channel pricing tool that allows channel partners to seamlessly provide real-time pricing quotes for Windstream solutions, even while working remotely or traveling through a tablet or a smartphone. The new application also enables Windstream channel partners and channel managers to review, edit and save quotes directly in the system, securely storing them for retrieval later. According to Windstream, the tool will reduce the need for monitoring of quoting activity by the channel managers, while allowing them to focus their efforts on enhancing Windstream's partnerships and fostering growth in key solutions areas. Following the announcement, the stock of Windstream hit fresh 52-week high of $8.95 during the intra-day trade on record high volumes and ended the session higher by 3.16% at $8.50. The Company will pay a cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share on April 15, 2014 to shareholders who bought the stock prior to the ex-dividend date of March 27, 2014. The full analyst notes on Windstream Corporation are available to download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsReview.com/04042014/WIN/report.pdf

Salesforce.com Inc. Analyst Notes 

On April 1, 2014, the stock of Salesforce.com Inc. (Salesforce) closed at its highest level in over a week at $58.80, representing a gain of 3.00% from previous day's close. After opening at $57.61, the stock traded in the range of $57.60 - $58.89. During the session, a total of 5.36 million shares changed hands, compared to its 30-day average daily volume of 7.07 million. The rise in Salesforce's stock was in line with the rebound in technology stocks which rallied for the second consecutive day, after having witnessed heavy sell-off last week. Meanwhile, the U.S. markets extended gains to the third consecutive day, with the S&P 500 ending at 1,885.52, after latest factory activity data showed economic growth in the world's largest economy was gaining momentum. The full analyst notes on Salesforce.com Inc. are available to download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsReview.com/04042014/CRM/report.pdf

Yelp Inc. Analyst Notes 

On April 1, 2014, the stock of Yelp Inc. (Yelp) gained 4.22% to close at $80.18, helped by rally in the technology stocks following an upbeat factory output data which signaled revival in the growth of the U.S. economy. The stock opened at $77.53, and oscillated in the range of $77.30 - $80.73, with a total of 3.81 million shares changing hands. U.S. technology stocks were among the worst performers in the previous month, with tech-heavy NASDAQ Composite losing 3.65% after hitting 13-year high on March 5, 2014. The stock of Yelp also declined 18.52% in March 2014, although it is still up by 238.17% considering the last 12-month period. The full analyst notes on Yelp Inc. are available to download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsReview.com/04042014/YELP/report.pdf

About Analysts Review
We provide our members with a simple and reliable way to leverage our economy of scale. Most investors do not have time to track all publicly traded companies, much less perform an in-depth review and analysis of the complexities contained in each situation. That's where Analysts Review comes in. We provide a single unified platform for investors' to hear about what matters. Situation alerts, moving events, and upcoming opportunities.

=============

EDITOR NOTES: 

  • This is not company news. We are an independent source and our views do not reflect the companies mentioned.
  • Information in this release is fact checked and produced on a best efforts basis and reviewed by Ananya Ghosh, a CFA charterholder. However, we are only human and are prone to make mistakes. If you notice any errors or omissions, please notify us below.
  • This information is submitted as a net-positive to companies mentioned, to increase awareness for mentioned companies to our subscriber base and the investing public.
  • If you wish to have your company covered in more detail by our team, or wish to learn more about our services, please contact us at pubco [at] AnalystsReview.com.
  • For any urgent concerns or inquiries, please contact us at compliance [at] AnalystsReview.com.
  • Are you a public company? Would you like to see similar coverage on your company? Send us a full investors' package to research [at] AnalystsReview.com for consideration.

COMPLIANCE PROCEDURE 

Content is researched, written and reviewed on a best-effort basis. This document, article or report is prepared and authored by Analysts Review. An outsourced research services provider represented by Ananya Ghosh, CFA, has only reviewed the information provided by Analysts Review in this article or report according to the Procedures outlined by Analysts Review. Analysts Review is not entitled to veto or interfere in the application of such procedures by the outsourced provider to the articles, documents or reports, as the case may be.

NOT FINANCIAL ADVICE 

Analysts Review makes no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness or fitness for a purpose (investment or otherwise), of the information provided in this document. This information is not to be construed as personal financial advice. Readers are encouraged to consult their personal financial advisor before making any decisions to buy, sell or hold any securities mentioned herein.

NO WARRANTY OR LIABILITY ASSUMED 

Analysts Review is not responsible for any error which may be occasioned at the time of printing of this document or any error, mistake or shortcoming. No liability is accepted by Analysts Review whatsoever for any direct, indirect or consequential loss arising from the use of this document. Analysts Review expressly disclaims any fiduciary responsibility or liability for any consequences, financial or otherwise arising from any reliance placed on the information in this document. Analysts Review does not (1) guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or correct sequencing of the information, or (2) warrant any results from use of the information. The included information is subject to change without notice.

CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are registered trademarks owned by CFA Institute.

http://www.AnalystsReview.com/

SOURCE Analysts Review

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Latest Stories
IT organizations are moving to the cloud in hopes to approve efficiency, increase agility and save money. Migrating workloads might seem like a simple task, but what many businesses don’t realize is that application migration criteria differs across organizations, making it difficult for architects to arrive at an accurate TCO number. In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, Joe Kinsella, CTO of CloudHealth Technologies, will offer a systematic approach to understanding the TCO of a cloud application...
SYS-CON Events announced today that CA Technologies has been named “Platinum Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place October 31-November 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. CA Technologies helps customers succeed in a future where every business – from apparel to energy – is being rewritten by software. From planning to development to management to security, CA creates software that fuels transformation for companies in the applic...
Translating agile methodology into real-world best practices within the modern software factory has driven widespread DevOps adoption, yet much work remains to expand workflows and tooling across the enterprise. As models evolve from pockets of experimentation into wholescale organizational reinvention, practitioners find themselves challenged to incorporate the culture and architecture necessary to support DevOps at scale.
An increasing number of companies are creating products that combine data with analytical capabilities. Running interactive queries on Big Data requires complex architectures to store and query data effectively, typically involving data streams, an choosing efficient file format/database and multiple independent systems that are tied together through custom-engineered pipelines. In his session at @BigDataExpo at @ThingsExpo, Tomer Levi, a senior software engineer at Intel’s Advanced Analytics ...
"With Digital Experience Monitoring what used to be a simple visit to a web page has exploded into app on phones, data from social media feeds, competitive benchmarking - these are all components that are only available because of some type of digital asset," explained Leo Vasiliou, Director of Web Performance Engineering at Catchpoint Systems, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at DevOps Summit at 20th Cloud Expo, held June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY.
SYS-CON Events announced today that Secure Channels, a cybersecurity firm, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Secure Channels, Inc. offers several products and solutions to its many clients, helping them protect critical data from being compromised and access to computer networks from the unauthorized. The company develops comprehensive data encryption security strategie...
The goal of Continuous Testing is to shift testing left to find defects earlier and release software faster. This can be achieved by integrating a set of open source functional and performance testing tools in the early stages of your software delivery lifecycle. There is one process that binds all application delivery stages together into one well-orchestrated machine: Continuous Testing. Continuous Testing is the conveyer belt between the Software Factory and production stages. Artifacts are m...
Cloud resources, although available in abundance, are inherently volatile. For transactional computing, like ERP and most enterprise software, this is a challenge as transactional integrity and data fidelity is paramount – making it a challenge to create cloud native applications while relying on RDBMS. In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, Claus Jepsen, Chief Architect and Head of Innovation Labs at Unit4, will explore that in order to create distributed and scalable solutions ensuring high availa...
Cloud adoption is often driven by a desire to increase efficiency, boost agility and save money. All too often, however, the reality involves unpredictable cost spikes and lack of oversight due to resource limitations. In his session at 20th Cloud Expo, Joe Kinsella, CTO and Founder of CloudHealth Technologies, tackled the question: “How do you build a fully optimized cloud?” He will examine: Why TCO is critical to achieving cloud success – and why attendees should be thinking holistically abo...
Internet-of-Things discussions can end up either going down the consumer gadget rabbit hole or focused on the sort of data logging that industrial manufacturers have been doing forever. However, in fact, companies today are already using IoT data both to optimize their operational technology and to improve the experience of customer interactions in novel ways. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Gordon Haff, Red Hat Technology Evangelist, shared examples from a wide range of industries – including en...
In IT, we sometimes coin terms for things before we know exactly what they are and how they’ll be used. The resulting terms may capture a common set of aspirations and goals – as “cloud” did broadly for on-demand, self-service, and flexible computing. But such a term can also lump together diverse and even competing practices, technologies, and priorities to the point where important distinctions are glossed over and lost.
Detecting internal user threats in the Big Data eco-system is challenging and cumbersome. Many organizations monitor internal usage of the Big Data eco-system using a set of alerts. This is not a scalable process given the increase in the number of alerts with the accelerating growth in data volume and user base. Organizations are increasingly leveraging machine learning to monitor only those data elements that are sensitive and critical, autonomously establish monitoring policies, and to detect...
"We're a cybersecurity firm that specializes in engineering security solutions both at the software and hardware level. Security cannot be an after-the-fact afterthought, which is what it's become," stated Richard Blech, Chief Executive Officer at Secure Channels, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Most companies are adopting or evaluating container technology - Docker in particular - to speed up application deployment, drive down cost, ease management and make application delivery more flexible overall. As with most new architectures, this dream takes a lot of work to become a reality. Even when you do get your application componentized enough and packaged properly, there are still challenges for DevOps teams to making the shift to continuous delivery and achieving that reduction in cost ...
Enterprise architects are increasingly adopting multi-cloud strategies as they seek to utilize existing data center assets, leverage the advantages of cloud computing and avoid cloud vendor lock-in. This requires a globally aware traffic management strategy that can monitor infrastructure health across data centers and end-user experience globally, while responding to control changes and system specification at the speed of today’s DevOps teams. In his session at 20th Cloud Expo, Josh Gray, Chie...