Lakeway, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 03/07/2013 -- ThePennyStockProfiler.com, an investment community with a special focus on updating investors with recent news on the U.S. stock market, issues news alert on the following stocks:-
Tenet Healthcare Corp (NYSE:THC) shares climbed 0.35% to $40.38. Jefferies reiterated its Buy rating on THC’s shares on Mar. 4 and raised its price target from $26.00 to $48.00.
Additionally, the company last week reported fourth-quarter net operating revenue of $2.33 billion, up 7.3 percent from $2.17 billion a year ago. Analysts expected revenues of $2.34 billion for the quarter. Net income to common shares for the quarter was $49 million or $0.45 per share, compared with a net loss of $76 million or $0.70 per share in the prior year. Analysts on consensus expected earnings of $0.68 per share for the quarter.
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VimpelCom Ltd (ADR) (NYSE:VIP) shares jumped 3.14% and closed at $12.50 in the last trading session. MasterCard and VimpelCom last week announced a strategic partnership combining MasterCard's best in class mobile payments technology and solutions with VimpelCom's globally integrated telecommunications services. The partnership will provide innovative payment solutions to a new generation of customers, both banked and underserved, to VimpelCom's 212 million customers in 18 countries.
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Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc (USA) (NYSE:TC) shares increased 3.76% and closed at $3.31. The company, last week, reported a fourth-quarter loss of $484.4 million, as compared to a profit of $0.8 million in the comparable quarter last year. On a per share basis, fourth-quarter loss was $2.87, compared to breakeven earnings last year. Adjusted loss for the period totaled $18.0 million or $0.11 per share. Analysts expected the company to report a loss of $0.03 per share for the quarter. Revenues dropped to $99.4 million from $116.7 million last year. Analysts expected revenues of $105.71 million.
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Petroquest Energy Inc (NYSE:PQ) shares jumped 3.10% and closed at $3.99 in the last trading session. Equities researchers at Stifel Nicolaus dropped their target price on shares of PQ from $5.75 to $5.25 in a report issued on Feb. 28.
Additionally, the company announced its earnings results last week. The company reported ($0.41) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.45. The company had revenue of $38.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $40.64 million.
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