Completed Acquisitions, New and Enhanced Safety Products, Quarterly Results Schedules, and Fresh Partnerships - Research Report on AT&T, Eaton, Windstream, VimpelCom, and Harmonic

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Sep 25, 2013, 08:00 ET from Analysts' Corner

NEW YORK, September 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T), Eaton Corporation, PLC (NYSE: ETN), Windstream Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: WIN), VimpelCom Ltd. (NASDAQ: VIP), and Harmonic Inc. (NASDAQ: HLIT). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

AT&T Inc. Research Report

On September 20, 2013, AT&T Inc. (AT&T) announced that it has closed the acquisition of Atlantic Tele-Network, Inc.'s US retail wireless assets under the Alltel brand. AT&T informed that it has purchased the wireless properties for $780 million, and will immediately begin upgrading the former Alltel network. The Company also plans to move customers to the AT&T network by midyear 2014. Further, AT&T said that it expects record smartphone sales in Q3 2013, driven by strong customer response to new marketing programs, new devices, and the Company's fast and reliable 4G LTE network. AT&T expects to grow its smartphone base by over one million in Q3 2013. The Full Research Report on AT&T Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: []


Eaton Corporation, PLC Research Report

On September 19, 2013, Eaton Corporation, PLC (Eaton) announced the release of a motorized, remotely operated circuit breaker racking device (MR2) designed to enhance safety for operators of medium-voltage metal-clad switchgear. The Company noted that by providing a means to remotely insert or remove drawout circuit breakers used in Eaton VacClad-W switchgear, MR2 increases the distance between an operator and live components to mitigate the impacts of arc flash exposure. "An arc flash can occur when operators are connecting and disconnecting circuit breakers," said Javvad Qasimi, Product Manager at Eaton. "The MR2 provides a valuable line of defense between personnel and the switchgear during this critical time." The Full Research Report on Eaton Corporation, PLC - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: []


Windstream Holdings Inc. Research Report

On September 18, 2013, Windstream Holdings Inc, (Windstream) announced that it will host a conference call on November 7, 2013 at 7:30 a.m. CST to review its Q3 2013 financial results. The conference call also will be streamed live over the Company's website and a replay of the webcast will be available at the same location beginning at 10:30 a.m. CST on the scheduled day. In the Company's Q2 2013 results release, Windstream had updated its financial outlook for the remainder of the year 2013 and stated that it expects total revenue to decline 1% to 3% YoY largely due to a modestly softer business sales environment and continuing pressure in the carrier transport business.

The Full Research Report on Windstream Holdings Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: []


VimpelCom Ltd. Research Report

On September 18, 2013, VimpelCom Ltd. (VimpelCom) announced that it will issue its Q3 2013 financial and operating results on November 6, 2013 at 7:00 a.m. CET. Commenting on the prior quarter's performance and the future outlook of the Company, Jo Lunder, VimpelCom's CEO made the following statement in its Q2 2013 results release, "These are solid results in the context of increasing competitive intensity and regulatory pressures in several of our markets. I remain confident that VimpelCom will deliver on its strategic objectives as a result of our continuing focus on operational excellence, cost control and customer excellence."  The Full Research Report on VimpelCom Ltd. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: []


Harmonic Inc. Research Report

On September 12, 2013, Harmonic Inc. (Harmonic) announced a partnership with Tata Communications to add high efficiency video coding (HEVC) support to Content Transform cloud-based video transcoding and delivery. The Company noted that the HEVC support is expected to allow the broadcast industry to migrate its existing archives to Ultra HD. The Company informed that Content Transform, a cloud-based video service from Tata Communications, uses Harmonic's ProMedia file-based transcoding technology to deliver multiformat video over Tata Communications' network and datacenter infrastructure to broadcasters worldwide. The Full Research Report on Harmonic Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: []



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