Court Rulings, Financial Results, New Products, and Acquisitions - Research Report on Google, Accenture, Cognizant, EA, and Xerox

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Jan 07, 2014, 08:00 ET from Analysts' Corner

NEW YORK, January 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG), Accenture plc (NYSE: ACN), Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (NASDAQ: CTSH), Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA), and Xerox Corporation (NYSE: XRX). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

Google Inc. Research Report

On December 28, 2013, Bloomberg reported that the U.S. Court of Appeals in San Francisco amended and affirmed its September 2013 ruling which says the Wi-Fi network data collected by Google Inc. (Google) is covered by privacy protection of the U.S. Wiretap Act. Bloomberg report further informed that Google lost a bid for wiretap suit appeals court rehearing, and the Court denied Google's request for review of the ruling by a larger panel of judges. According to the Bloomberg report, Google has argued that it is not illegal under the Wiretap Act to intercept radio communications or any "form of electronic communication readily accessible to the general public," including communications over unencrypted Wi-Fi networks. The Bloomberg report also added a statement from Google, which said the Company is pleased with the revision of the Court's opinion, but it is disappointed that the order was not completely revised, and also conveyed that it is considering the next steps. The Full Research Report on Google Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:


Accenture plc Research Report

On December 19, 2013, Accenture plc (Accenture) reported its Q1 FY 2014 financial results (period ended November 30, 2013). The Company's revenues grew 1.7% YoY to $7.8 billion during the quarter. Net income attributable to Accenture was $751.8 million or $1.15 per diluted share in Q1 FY 2014, compared to net income attributable to Accenture of $698.8 million or $1.06 per diluted share in Q1 FY 2013. Pierre Nanterme, Accenture's Chairman and CEO, said, "First-quarter results were in line with our expectations, with revenue growth at the top of our guided range as well as strong new bookings, which position us well for the fiscal year. We were pleased with our ability to continue driving profitable growth-including an 8 percent EPS increase-in a global economic environment that remains challenging. We also returned more than $1.3 billion in cash to our shareholders through share repurchases and dividends." The Full Research Report on Accenture plc - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:


Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. Research Report

On December 19, 2013, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (Cognizant) announced the opening of a delivery center in San Jose, Costa Rica, a move which expands its delivery and operations footprint in the Americas. Cognizant reported that the new center will enable its global customers to leverage the operational, technical, and linguistic capabilities available in the region, while delivering deep local insights and time zone advantages to the Company's growing roster of customers in the North and South America. The Company added that the said center, inaugurated by Her Excellency Laura Chinchilla-Miranda, President of Costa Rica, is its fifth in Latin America and its 15th in the Americas. The Full Research Report on Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:


Electronic Arts Inc. Research Report

On December 19, 2013, Chillingo, a division of Electronic Arts Inc. (EA), announced the worldwide launch of Fightback, from developer Ninja Theory, on the App Store. The Company reported that Fightback is a free-to-play side scrolling beat-em-up with a unique 80's action movie visuals and revolutionary controls. Dominic Matthews, Product Manager at Ninja Theory, said, "We're very excited to be debuting on mobile and tablet with Fightback, a game in which we've delivered beautiful visuals and engaging combat gameplay tailored specifically for touch screen devices. With the help of Chillingo and by virtue of the game being free, we are looking forward to reaching a wider audience than we have ever been able to before." The Full Research Report on Electronic Arts Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:


Xerox Corporation Research Report

On December 20, 2013, Xerox Corporation (Xerox) announced an agreement to acquire Invoco Holding GmbH (Invoco). Xerox reported that the acquisition of Invoco will expand its customer care services, thereby providing its global customer base with immediate access to an industry-leading German language customer care services while also enabling Invoco's existing customers to take advantage of the Company's broad business process outsourcing (BPO) capabilities, including customer care spanning 175 facilities and serving clients in more than 30 languages. Xerox expects the transaction to close following the completion of customary closing conditions. The Full Research Report on Xerox Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:



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