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Analyst Choice

December 29, 2009 06:27 ET

Analyst Choice Reviews Equities in the Financial and Technology Sectors

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

NEW DELHI, INDIA--(Marketwire - December 29, 2009) - U.S. stocks advanced, almost erasing half the Standard & Poor's 500 Index's loss from the bear market that ended in March, as rallies in oil and copper drove gains in commodity producers. This drove us to do research on the following 6 stocks HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE: HBC), U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), Nokia Corp. (NYSE: NOK), Vimpel-Communications (NYSE: VIP), Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) and Palm Inc. (NASDAQ: PALM). 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:

--  HBC is having resistance at $60 levels. It has given 35% return in
    the last 6 months.
--  USB strengthened its allowance for credit losses by providing an
    incremental $415 million of provision for credit losses. This
--  Nokia's long-term senior unsecured debt is now assigned A- rating by
    Fitch, lower than its previous rating of A. This is negative news for NOK.
--  Besides maintaining its strong market position in the rapidly
    maturing Moscow metropolitan area, VIP has successfully expanded into
    incipient Asian markets such as Vietnam and Cambodia.
--  YGE is also optimistic about the emerging opportunities in the China
    market following recent government initiatives such as the Golden Sun
    subsidy program, which we believe will...
--  PALM is making significant progress with its transformation, and
    their culture of innovation is stronger than ever...

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