NEW YORK, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom.
Moments ago, Analysts Review released new research updates concerning several important developing situations including Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB), EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC), Yahoo! Inc. (NYSE: YHOO), Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE: NOK), and Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MU). Analysts Review provides a single unified platform for investors' to hear about what matters - proudly employing registered CFA® research staff and rigorous compliance procedures. The full research reports are being made available to the public for informational purposes only.
To access our full PDF reports on a complementary basis, please visit the links below.
Today's update concerns the following companies:
Full PDF Download Links (you may have to copy and paste the following links into your browser):
FB Research Report: ( http://get.analystsreview.com/pdf/?c=Facebook&d=27-Apr-2015&s=FB ),
EMC Research Report: ( http://get.analystsreview.com/pdf/?c=EMC%20Corporation&d=27-Apr-2015&s=EMC ),
YHOO Research Report: ( http://get.analystsreview.com/pdf/?c=Yahoo&d=27-Apr-2015&s=YHOO ),
NOK Research Report: ( http://get.analystsreview.com/pdf/?c=Nokia&d=27-Apr-2015&s=NOK ),
MU Research Report: ( http://get.analystsreview.com/pdf/?c=Micron%20Technology&d=27-Apr-2015&s=MU ).
Analyst Update: Quarterly Financial Results, New Advertising Products, Recognition, and Conference Participation
Reviewed by: Rohit Tuli, CFA®
U.S. stocks advanced higher on Friday, April 24, 2015, led by strong first quarter results of major technology heavyweights. The NASDAQ Composite advanced 0.71%, to close at 5,092.09; the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.12%, to finish the day at 18,080.14, and the S&P 500 finished at 2,117.69, up 0.23%. European stocks recovered on Friday, following a disappointing run on previous trading session. Germany's DAX 30 rose 0.74%; France's CAC 40 advanced 0.44%, and London's FTSE 100 gained 0.24% on Friday. Meanwhile, major Asian stock markets fell on Friday as China's securities regulator announced to accelerate approval of initial public offerings in a seeming effort to cool the red hot market. The Shanghai Composite and Japan's Nikkei both closed lower on Friday.
Facebook Inc. reported its financial results of the first quarter 2015 for the period ended March 31, 2015. The social networking giant reported revenue of $3.54 billion, an increase of 42% YoY. The Company highlighted that mobile advertising revenue represented approximately 73% of advertising revenue for Q1 2015, up from approximately 59% of advertising revenue in Q1 2014.
EMC Corporation reported its financial results for the first quarter 2015, which were broadly in line with its expectations. EMC posted consolidated first-quarter revenue of $5.6 billion, up 2% YoY. However, the Company's GAAP earnings per weighted average diluted share came in at $0.13, down 32% YoY.
Yahoo! Inc. has launched two new video advertising products: native video and video app install ads. The Company highlighted that ith native video ads, Yahoo has combined two of the most engaging digital formats in order to make brand content as compelling as a video and as seamlessly integrated into Yahoo's homepage, digital magazines and Yahoo apps as the Company's traditional native ads.
Nokia Corp. reported that Nokia Networks has been recognized in Leaders quadrant of Magic Quadrant for LTE Network Infrastructure by Gartner. The Company highlighted that of the 10 vendors evaluated this year, Nokia Networks was positioned furthest in "completeness of vision," which assesses a vendor's market understanding, product and market strategies, and innovation, among other categories.
Micron International is going to participate in two conferences in the month of May 2015. The Company will participate in Baird 2015 Growth Stock Conference, to be held at Four Seasons Chicago, on May 6, 2015. Micron will also participate in Cowen and Company 43rd Annual Technology, Media & Telecom Conference, to be held at The Palace Hotel - New York, NY, on May 28, 2015.
About Analysts Review
At Analysts Review, we provide our members with a simple and reliable way to leverage our economy of scale. Most investors do not have time to track all publicly traded companies, much less perform an in-depth review and analysis of the complexities contained in each situation. That's where Analysts Review comes in. We provide a single unified platform for investors' to hear about what matters. Situation alerts, moving events, and upcoming opportunities.
Analysts Review was designed for investors. By providing the best information available, we have set ourselves apart as one of the premier online investor communities.
Editor Note: This is not company news. We are an independent source and our views do not reflect the companies mentioned.
Compliance Procedure: 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.
Further Resources: For more information about this release including editorial notes, compliance procedures and legal disclosures, please visit: http://www.analystsreview.com/editors
CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are registered trademarks owned by CFA Institute.
SOURCE Analysts Review