|By PR Newswire||
|August 21, 2014 09:10 AM EDT||
NEW YORK, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Today, Analysts Review released its research reports regarding National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE: NOV), E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE: DD), Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE), Philip Morris International, Inc. (NYSE: PM) and Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDLZ). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: http://www.analystsreview.com/5881-100free.
National Oilwell Varco, Inc. Research Reports
On August 18, 2014, National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (National Oilwell) announced that its Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, Dwight W. Rettig, intends to retire effective October 1, 2014, The Company informed that it has chosen Craig L. Weinstock as Mr. Rettig's successor. National Oilwell informed that Mr. Weinstock joined the Company in October 2013 as Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer and Vice President of Internal Audit. According to the Company, prior to joining National Oilwell, Mr. Weinstock practiced law at Locke Lord, LLP in Texas for 29 years, counseling corporate boards and independent directors regarding governance, securities and compliance matters. Clay C. Williams, Chairman, President and CEO of National Oilwell commented, "Craig's legal skills, expertise and leadership capabilities make him a natural choice for the role. We are confident that Craig will continue to build our strong, worldwide legal team and provide sound counsel and advice as he has for years." The full research reports on National Oilwell are available to download free of charge at:
E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company Research Reports
On August 1, 2014, E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DuPont) announced the election of Ulf M. "Mark" Schneider, President and CEO of Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA to its Board of Directors, effective October 22, 2014. Commenting on the election, DuPont's Chair and CEO, Ellen Kullman said, "Mark leads a significant global healthcare business and brings strong operating and international experience, including valuable perspective in emerging markets. He will be a strong asset to DuPont as we continue to advance our strategy and bring the strength of our science to bear on some of the world's most pressing challenges." According to the Company, since 2003 Mr. Schneider has served as President and CEO for Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA, a diversified global health care group, with $27.0 billion in revenue in 2013. The full research reports on DuPont are available to download free of charge at:
Nucor Corporation Research Reports
On August 1, 2014, Nucor Corporation (Nucor) announced that Keith Grass, Nucor's Executive Vice President of Raw Materials and CEO of The David J. Joseph Company (DJJ), plans to retire effective September 12, 2014. According to the Company, Mr. Grass has served as CEO of DJJ since 2000 and was appointed Executive Vice President of Nucor when DJJ became part of Nucor in 2008. Nucor informed that upon the retirement of Keith, Joe Stratman, who has served as Nucor's Executive Vice President since 2007, will assume Executive Vice President responsibilities for the raw materials group, which, in addition to DJJ, includes Nucor's natural gas investments and logistics. The full research reports on Nucor are available to download free of charge at:
Philip Morris International, Inc. Research Reports
On August 18, 2014, the stock of Philip Morris International, Inc. (Philip Morris) gained 0.58% to end the trading session at $84.99. After opening at $84.71, the stock fluctuated in the range of $84.63 - $85.10, with a total of 3.09 million shares changing hands. Over the last one month, the Company's stock has declined by 1.2%, compared to the Dow Jones Industrial Average which declined 1.53% during the same period. The full research reports on Philip Morris are available to download free of charge at:
Mondelez International, Inc. Research Reports
On August 6, 2014, Mondelez International, Inc. (Mondelez) announced its Q2 2014 financial results. The Company's net revenues during the quarter declined 1.85% YoY to $8.4 billion. Organic revenue was up 1.2% YoY, including a 3.6 percentage point impact from prices. Net income attributable to the Company in Q2 2014 was $622 million or $0.36 per diluted share, compared to $601 million or $0.33 per diluted share in Q2 2013. On an adjusted basis, Mondelez reported Q2 2014 diluted EPS of $0.40. According to Thomson Reuters, analysts on average, expected earnings of 39 cents. "We're making good progress on the strategic and cost-reduction actions we announced in May to strengthen our core snacking business, simplify our operations and enhance our margins. We delivered strong, high-quality operating margin expansion and EPS growth again this quarter in the face of a continuing challenging macroeconomic environment. Our revenue growth reflects this difficult global retail and consumer environment as well as a temporary dislocation related to our decision to lead the industry on pricing. Despite these challenges, we remain on track to achieve our margin and earnings commitments for the full year," said Mondelez Chairman and CEO, Irene Rosenfeld. The full research reports on Mondelez are available to download free of charge at:
About Analysts Review
We do things differently. Our goal is to provide the best content to our exclusive membership. We are constantly hiring researchers, writers, editors and analysts to add to our team and become better than yesterday. If being a part of a fast growing community with an edge in today's market sounds interesting to you, then sign-up today and experience the full benefits of membership.
1. This is not company news. We are an independent source and our views do not reflect the companies mentioned.
2. Information in this release is produced on a best efforts basis by Rohit Tuli, a CFA charterholder. The content is then further fact checked and reviewed by an outsourced research provider. However, we are only human and are prone to make mistakes. If you notice any errors or omissions, please notify us below.
3. 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.
4. 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] http://www.analystsreview.com.
5. For any urgent concerns or inquiries, please contact us at compliance [at] http://www.analystsreview.com.
6. Are you a public company? Would you like to see similar coverage on your company? Send us a full investors' package to research [at] http://www.analystsreview.com for consideration.
Content is researched, written and reviewed on a best-effort basis. This document, article or report is prepared and authored by Analysts Review, represented by Rohit Tuli, CFA. An outsourced research services provider 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.
SOURCE Analysts Review
"eFolder does a lot of different things but we protect data and we are focused on protecting data no matter where it resides," explained Carlo Tapia, Product Marketing Manager at eFolder, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at Cloud Expo, held November 3-5, 2015, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Dec. 1, 2015 04:00 PM EST
The Internet of Things (IoT) is growing rapidly by extending current technologies, products and networks. By 2020, Cisco estimates there will be 50 billion connected devices. Gartner has forecast revenues of over $300 billion, just to IoT suppliers. Now is the time to figure out how you’ll make money – not just create innovative products. With hundreds of new products and companies jumping into the IoT fray every month, there’s no shortage of innovation. Despite this, McKinsey/VisionMobile data...
Dec. 1, 2015 04:00 PM EST Reads: 501
Cloud computing is unquestionably one of the driving forces of DevOps, as the automation of operations transforms enterprise software development. DevOps, however, is more than a technology trend, as it represents a move toward silo-busting, self-organizing horizontal teams that drive business velocity. At the same time, enterprise Digital Transformation represents an upheaval across the enterprise, as customer preferences and behavior drive enterprise technology decisions. This transformation ...
Dec. 1, 2015 03:45 PM EST
Just over a week ago I received a long and loud sustained applause for a presentation I delivered at this year’s Cloud Expo in Santa Clara. I was extremely pleased with the turnout and had some very good conversations with many of the attendees. Over the next few days I had many more meaningful conversations and was not only happy with the results but also learned a few new things. Here is everything I learned in those three days distilled into three short points.
Dec. 1, 2015 03:00 PM EST Reads: 385
Most of the IoT Gateway scenarios involve collecting data from machines/processing and pushing data upstream to cloud for further analytics. The gateway hardware varies from Raspberry Pi to Industrial PCs. The document states the process of allowing deploying polyglot data pipelining software with the clear notion of supporting immutability. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Shashank Jain, a development architect for SAP Labs, discussed the objective, which is to automate the IoT deployment proces...
Dec. 1, 2015 03:00 PM EST Reads: 145
DevOps is about increasing efficiency, but nothing is more inefficient than building the same application twice. However, this is a routine occurrence with enterprise applications that need both a rich desktop web interface and strong mobile support. With recent technological advances from Isomorphic Software and others, rich desktop and tuned mobile experiences can now be created with a single codebase – without compromising functionality, performance or usability. In his session at DevOps Su...
Dec. 1, 2015 02:45 PM EST Reads: 448
In demand-intensive mobile and web applications, an emerging pattern is to host the Systems of Engagement in the cloud (for maximum responsiveness) but keep the Systems of Record with the other important business systems in the company datacenter, often on a tightly secured mainframe. But what about the space in between? In this IBM Redpaper publication, we show that the IBM Bluemix cloud platform offers technologies that make it easy for cloud-based SoEs to securely connect to on-premises IBM...
Dec. 1, 2015 02:45 PM EST
As organizations realize the scope of the Internet of Things, gaining key insights from Big Data, through the use of advanced analytics, becomes crucial. However, IoT also creates the need for petabyte scale storage of data from millions of devices. A new type of Storage is required which seamlessly integrates robust data analytics with massive scale. These storage systems will act as “smart systems” provide in-place analytics that speed discovery and enable businesses to quickly derive meaningf...
Dec. 1, 2015 02:15 PM EST Reads: 451
In his keynote at @ThingsExpo, Chris Matthieu, Director of IoT Engineering at Citrix and co-founder and CTO of Octoblu, focused on building an IoT platform and company. He provided a behind-the-scenes look at Octoblu’s platform, business, and pivots along the way (including the Citrix acquisition of Octoblu).
Dec. 1, 2015 02:00 PM EST Reads: 548
In his General Session at 17th Cloud Expo, Bruce Swann, Senior Product Marketing Manager for Adobe Campaign, explored the key ingredients of cross-channel marketing in a digital world. Learn how the Adobe Marketing Cloud can help marketers embrace opportunities for personalized, relevant and real-time customer engagement across offline (direct mail, point of sale, call center) and digital (email, website, SMS, mobile apps, social networks, connected objects).
Dec. 1, 2015 01:45 PM EST Reads: 358
OpsHub, Inc. has announced enhanced support for DevOps and Migration for both Team Foundation Server and Visual Studio On-line in a heterogeneous environment. With added support for build and release entities in OpsHub Integration Manager (OIM) Microsoft customers can now leverage Visual Studio build and release services to manage DevOps processes in a heterogeneous environment. With the enhanced support customers can manage the DevOps process in Team Foundation Server while undertaking activit...
Dec. 1, 2015 01:42 PM EST
The buzz continues for cloud, data analytics and the Internet of Things (IoT) and their collective impact across all industries. But a new conversation is emerging - how do companies use industry disruption and technology enablers to lead in markets undergoing change, uncertainty and ambiguity? Organizations of all sizes need to evolve and transform, often under massive pressure, as industry lines blur and merge and traditional business models are assaulted and turned upside down. In this new da...
Dec. 1, 2015 01:15 PM EST Reads: 308
SYS-CON Events announced today that Catchpoint, a global leader in monitoring, and testing the performance of online applications, has been named "Silver Sponsor" of DevOps Summit New York, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016 at the Javits Center in New York City. Catchpoint radically transforms the way businesses manage, monitor, and test the performance of online applications. Truly understand and improve user experience with clear visibility into complex, distributed online systems.Founde...
Dec. 1, 2015 12:15 PM EST
With all the incredible momentum behind the Internet of Things (IoT) industry, it is easy to forget that not a single CEO wakes up and wonders if “my IoT is broken.” What they wonder is if they are making the right decisions to do all they can to increase revenue, decrease costs, and improve customer experience – effectively the same challenges they have always had in growing their business. The exciting thing about the IoT industry is now these decisions can be better, faster, and smarter. Now ...
Dec. 1, 2015 12:00 PM EST Reads: 311
In recent years, at least 40% of companies using cloud applications have experienced data loss. One of the best prevention against cloud data loss is backing up your cloud data. In his General Session at 17th Cloud Expo, Sam McIntyre, Partner Enablement Specialist at eFolder, presented how organizations can use eFolder Cloudfinder to automate backups of cloud application data. He also demonstrated how easy it is to search and restore cloud application data using Cloudfinder.
Dec. 1, 2015 12:00 PM EST Reads: 234