News for January 31st 2011


Also, check the weekend news. Some interesting articles i.e. Amazon/Netflix, Cloud Companies as Targets for Telecoms, Biotech Buyout Candidates.

Euro-Region Inflation Jumps More Than Estimated to Two-Year High of 2.4%

European Financials Defy Sovereign Debt Crisis in January Rally

Egypt Spurs Jump in Developing Money-Market Rates

French, U.K. Banks Have Most at Risk in Egypt, BIS Data Show

Growth Trade Poised to Fizzle in Rebound as Market Favors Value

Daimler's 18,600-Mile Trip Parts With Century of Strategy Shifts

Lonely Analyst Warns of 2015 Bank Crisis Amid ‘Upbeat’ Davos

U.S. Auto Sales May Reach Second-Fastest Rate in 17 Months (F/GM/TM)

China's Trade Surplus Rises 13%

Europe Summit to Focus on EU Bailout Funds

Home Prices Sink Further

Payments by Borders Late Again (BGP)

EU Considering Overhaul of 440 Billion Euro Rescue Fund: Report

House Speaker Boehner Warns Against Debt Default

Today's Upgrades and Downgrades

NPS Pharma: Gattex Bowel Study Succeeds (NPSP)

Apple's Share of Tablet Market Slides to 77%, Android Rises to 22%

Alberto-Culver Q1 adj-EPS of 52c, misses by 2c, sales of $405.3M, vs. cons. $410M (ACV)

Darden Restaurants sees Q3 EPS of $1.04-$1.06, vs. cons. $1.01; raises FY11 EPS growth guidance from 14-17% to 17-18% (DRI)

Sohu EPS $1.07 vs $.099 cons, revs $173.2m vs $167.7m cons; sees Q1 adj EPS at $1.03-$1.08 vs $.095 cons, revs at $164.5m-$169.5m vs $161.6m cons (SOHU)

The CMA Sovereign Risk Monitor (CDS Values):

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