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NEW YORK, August 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts Review released its research reports regarding CARBO Ceramics Inc. (NYSE: CRR), Petroleo Brasileiro (NYSE: PBR), Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE: COG), Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) and Bank of America Corporation (NYSE: BAC). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: http://www.analystsreview.com/5576-100free.

CARBO Ceramics Inc. Research Reports
On August 4, 2014, CARBO Ceramics Inc., (CARBO) informed that its CEO and President Gary Kolstad, will present at the EnerCom's The Oil & Gas Conference 19 on August 19, 2014, at 9:50 a.m. CT (8:50 a.m. MT). CARBO stated that the said conference will be held at The Westin Denver Downtown Hotel, Denver, Colorado from August 17 through August, 21, 2014. CARBO stated that a copy of the presentation will be available on the Investor Relations section of its website. In a separate press release on July 31, 2014, CARBO reported its Q2 2014 financial results with revenues of $176.6 million, compared to $153.7 million in Q2 2013. Net income rose to $23.0 million or $1.00 per diluted share, versus $16.3 million or $0.71 per diluted share in Q2 2013. Commenting on the outlook, Gary said, "The third quarter has recently been the most active quarter in the year for the industry in North America. We believe our ceramic proppant sales volumes will approximate our quarterly productive capacity with the possibility of drawing down some finished goods inventories, which are at a lower level than last year." The full research reports on CARBO are available to download free of charge at:


Petroleo Brasileiro Research Reports
On August 4, 2014, Petroleo Brasileiro (Petrobras) informed that the Company has signed an agreement with Japanese export credit agency Nippon Export and Investment Insurance (NEXI) and Mizuho Bank to issue a loan guarantee for the sum of $500 million assigned for projects to build and convert 12 floating production, storage and offloading platform hulls. According to the Company, the platforms are being built to develop pre-salt projects in the Santos Basin. The full research reports on Petrobras are available to download free of charge at:


Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation Research Reports
On July 24, 2014, Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation, (Cabot) reported Q2 2014 financial results with operating revenues of $533.2 million, up 18.6% YoY. Non-GAAP EPS (excluding one-time items) came in at 28 cents, versus 22 cents reported in Q2 2013. Moreover, the Company managed to beat the Zacks consensus estimate of 25 cents. Cash flow from operations was $329.6 million, compared to $277.3 million during Q2 2013. Commenting on the results, Dan O. Dinges, Chairman, President, and CEO, said "Our operations in the Marcellus continue to meet expectations across our acreage position. We recently placed on production three pads that encompass the northern and eastern most reaches of our acreage with great success." In another press release on July 22, 2014, Cabot informed that its Board of Directors have declared a regular dividend of two cents per share on its common stock. The dividend will be paid on August 14, 2014 to all shareholders of record as of the close of business August 5, 2014. The full research reports on Cabot are available to download free of charge at:


Alcoa Inc. Research Reports
On July 25, 2014, Alcoa Inc. (Alcoa) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly common stock dividend of three cents per share, payable on August 25, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 8, 2014. Further the Board has also declared a quarterly dividend of 93.75 cents per share on Alcoa's $3.75 cumulative preferred stock, payable October 1, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 12, 2014. The full research reports on Alcoa are available to download free of charge at:


Bank of America Corporation Research Reports
On July 31, 2014, Bank of America Corporation (Bank of America) announced that Bank of America Charitable Foundation will provide $5 million to support the 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles (LA2015), building on a partnership between Bank of America and Special Olympics that has spanned more than 30 years. According to the Company, Bank of America will be an Official Partner for the games along with Coca-Cola, Deloitte, Mattel and Toyota. "Special Olympics has had an immeasurable impact on countless individuals and families around the world," said Anne Finucane, Bank of America global Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer and a member of the Special Olympics Board of Directors. "Colleagues have inspired our employees through their participation as athletes and volunteers, embodying the Shriver legacy of empowerment and inclusiveness." The full research reports on Bank of America are available to download free of charge at:


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