SOURCE: Analyst Choice

Analyst Choice

December 31, 2009 07:00 ET

Analyst Choice Analyst Review for Companies Within Financial, Services and Basic Materials Sectors

NOTE TO EDITORS: The Following Is an Investment Opinion Being Issued by Analyst Choice

NEW DELHI, INDIA--(Marketwire - December 31, 2009) - US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street opens up after home price data but light volume and not many participants continue the high momentum. The market closed just below the previous closing on Tuesday. This drove us to do research on the following 6 stocks Walter Energy Inc. (NYSE: WLT), Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM), Avalonbay Communities Inc. (NYSE: AVB), Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS), Huntington Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ: HBAN) and Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC). You can now access these research reports with many others by signing up at Analyst Choice.

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The following are exempts of the above reports:

--  We believe WLT has adequate amount of cash and cash equivalents in
    the normal course of business to provide...
    
--  Looking ahead into the future we believe XOM is well-positioned for
    continued production growth with projects such as Qatar Gas, RasGas and...
    
--  AVB is having resistance at $76 levels. It has given 14% return in
    the last 6 months.
    
--  During these turbulent times, DFS has distinguished itself by
    maintaining itself by a conservative approach to capital, liquidity and
    credit.
    
--  HBAN actions will also enable them for the repayment of its $1.4
    billion in TARP capital. In addition to that we believe...
    
--  The real shocker was JEC's preliminary 2010 earnings forecast of
    $2.00-$2.60 per share. This threatens Jacobs' long-running record of...
    

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