Trefis: Highlights Week Ending 23 February 2013

February 23rd, 2013
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Below is a summary of the activity at Trefis during the past week that Trefis thought Econintersect readers would find interesting.

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Table of Contents for the 78 top stories this week:

Technology (28 articles)

  • Nokia, 3 articles (1, 14, 26)
  • Qualcom, 3 articles (1, 3, 18)
  • Nvidia, 2 articles (5, 18)
  • Sina, 2 articles (17, 28)
  • Trip Advisor, 2 articles (6, 13)
  • Western Digital, 2 articles (10, 19)

Consumer (15 articles)

  • Walmart, 2 articles (3, 11)

Financial Services (11 articles)

  • AIG, 2 articles (1, 10)
  • Citigroup, 2 articles (2, 6)
  • NYSE Euronext, 2 articles (5, 11)

Media & Telecom (9 articles)

  • China Mobile, 2 articles (2, 4)
  • Dish Network, 2 articles (3, 8)

Energy & Utilities (4 articles)

Basic Materials (4 articles)

  • DuPont, 3 articles (1, 2, 4)

Industrials & Transportation (3 articles)

Health Care (3 articles)

All 78 investment stories this week are listed below.



  1. Weekly Mobile Notes: Apple, Qualcomm And Nokia on February 22nd
  2. Google's Mobile Success Is Key Factor In Stock's 30% One-Year Gain on February 22nd
  3. Qualcomm Continues To Lead The LTE Market With First Global LTE Chip on February 22nd
  4. Extends Marketing Cloud With Twitter Powered API on February 21st
  5. Nvidia Takes On The Smartphone & Tablet Market With Its Tegra 4 Family on February 21st
  6. Yahoo!'s Homepage Redesign Aimed At Driving User Engagement on February 21st
  7. Foxconn Noise Highlights Apple's Need For A China Mobile Deal on February 21st
  8. Groupon Aspires To Become ‘OS For Local Business' With Breadcrumb Enhancements on February 21st
  9. How NetApp Will Benefit From Entering The BYOD Market on February 21st
  10. New Coverage: Key Trends Affecting Western Digital And The Storage Business on February 21st
  11. Draw Something Spearheads Zynga's Mobile Gaming Initiative on February 21st
  12. U.S. Slowdown Could Hurt ADP And Paychex In 2013 on February 21st
  13. Adobe Launches Facebook Ad Exchange Integration To Tap Social Media Growth on February 20th
  14. Here's Why We Think Nokia's Worth $5 on February 20th
  15. Priceline's Earning Preview: International Hotel Bookings & Margins In Focus on February 20th
  16. Current Trends Driving Applied's $13 Valuation on February 20th
  17. Sina's Ad Revenue Shows Modest Growth Though Profitability Declines on February 20th
  18. Nvidia Takes On Qualcomm With Its First LTE-integrated Tegra 4i on February 20th
  19. A Snapshot Of Western Digital's Key Businesses And $61 Price Estimate on February 20th
  20. Revised LinkedIn's Fair Value To $90 On Impressive Growth But Risks Remain on February 20th
  21. Declining Expedia Fees Will Not Significantly Impact TripAdvisor’s Growth on February 20th
  22. TripAdvisor Taps Mobile Platform To Drive Future Growth on February 19th
  23. HP Earnings Will Give Updates On Its Recovery After Volatile Year on February 19th
  24. Why Perfect World Is Struggling Despite Its Stock Being Incredibly Cheap on February 19th
  25. Lexmark's Business Diversification And Restructuring Drive $30 Value on February 19th
  26. Nokia Takes On Android With Budget Lumia 620 Smartphone on February 19th
  27. Amazon's Big Data Expansion Continues As It Makes Redshift Publicly Available on February 19th
  28. Sina Earnings Preview: Weak Macro Conditions Impact And Mobile Business In Focus on February 18th



  1. Lowe's Earnings Preview: Housing Market Recovery To Boost Sales on February 22nd
  2. Heinz Savors Emerging Markets Growth And Reaffirms Brand Strength on February 22nd
  3. Wal-Mart's Growth Looks Steady Despite Weak Holidays And Slower International Expansion on February 22nd
  4. New Pickups Are Critical To GM's Profitability In North America on February 22nd
  5. Despite Tesla's Light Results It Could Be Turning The Corner on February 22nd
  6. Gap's Holiday Sales And Direct-To-Consumer Business Will Bolster Earnings on February 22nd
  7. All Eyes On RadioShack's New CEO In Upcoming Earnings As Losses Continue on February 22nd
  8. Can Bed Bath & Beyond's buybuy Baby Stores Help Drive Growth? on February 21st
  9. Under Armour Expands Women's Line And New Products To Fuel Growth on February 20th
  10. The Road To European Recovery For GM And Ford Is Looking Longer on February 20th
  11. Wal-Mart's Slow U.S. Growth Needs International Muscle To Drive Earnings on February 19th
  12. Best Buy's Permanent Price-Matching Policy Will Help Fight Off Showrooming on February 19th
  13. A Closer Look At CVS's Retail Clinic Business: MinuteClinic on February 18th
  14. Abercrombie & Fitch Earnings: Could Europe And Weak Holiday Season Disrupt Recovery? on February 18th
  15. Ralph Lauren's Drivers And Risks To $190 Valuation on February 18th


Financial Services

  1. Sandy Hits AIG's Fourth Quarter But Overall Core Results Improve on February 22nd
  2. Financials Weekly Notes: Citigroup, JPMorgan & Wells Fargo on February 22nd
  3. Why The Travelers' Stock Has Come Too Far Too Fast on February 21st
  4. Will Higher Provisions Ahead Cap Discover's Value? on February 21st
  5. NYSE Euronext And ICE Clear One Regulatory Hurdle In Pending Merger on February 20th
  6. Citi Snaps Up Capital One's Best Buy Credit Card Portfolio on February 20th
  7. A Closer Look At M&A Among Exchanges on February 20th
  8. Super-Sized Deals Make A Comeback As The Global M&A Industry Recovers on February 19th
  9. NASDAQ And CME Group Show Diverging Views On Going Private on February 19th
  10. Can AIG's Earnings Extend Its Monster Recovery? on February 19th
  11. NYSE Turns To Social Media Analytics In Push For Market Data Business on February 19th


Media & Telecom

  1. Sprint's Quest For Spectrum Could Lead To Dish Compromise on February 22nd
  2. China Mobile's Surge In 3G Additions Shows That Life Goes On Without Apple on February 22nd
  3. Dish Network Gains Pay-TV Subscribers While Broadband Ambitions Show Potential on February 21st
  4. China Mobile's Flexes 3G Muscles With Huge Jump In Subscriber Additions on February 21st
  5. What's The Future Of Wireline For The Major Telecoms? on February 20th
  6. How Much Could Time Warner Fetch For Its Publishing Business? on February 20th
  7. China Telecom Is Worth $65 As China Passes U.S. In Active Smart Devices on February 19th
  8. Dish Earnings Preview: Sluggish Growth In Subcriber Adds & Revenue To Continue on February 19th
  9. CBS's Ad Growth And Better Margins Support Outlook on February 18th


Energy & Utilities

  1. Trina Solar Preview: Chinese Business And Costs Control Will Be Critical on February 22nd
  2. Chesapeake Posts Lower Earnings But Underlying Trends Are Encouraging on February 22nd
  3. First Solar Q4 Preview: Systems Business Margins In Focus on February 21st
  4. Yingli Preview: Volume Growth Unlikely To Offset Pricing Declines on February 21st


Basic Materials

  1. DuPont Looks To Put Herbicide Lawsuits Behind It on February 22nd
  2. DuPont's Production Advantage In The Titanium Dioxide Business Gives It An Edge on February 20th
  3. Newmont Mining Revenues Will Decline On Low Production on February 20th
  4. The Success Of New Seed Varieties Is Critical For DuPont on February 19th


Industrials & Transportation

  1. US Airways' Merger With American Helps Mitigate The Impact Of Low Cost Carriers on February 22nd
  2. A Snapshot Of GE's Oil And Gas Business on February 22nd
  3. Johnson Controls $34 Fair Value Rides On Asian Auto Demand And Building Markets Growth on February 21st


Health Care

  1. Medtronic Earnings Meet Expectations But European Weakness A Concern on February 20th
  2. A Closer Look At Intuitive Surgical's $610 Price Estimate on February 19th
  3. Weekly Healthcare Notes: Medtronic & Merck on February 18th

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