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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

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