SOURCE: BenchMark Journal

Benchmark Journal

January 08, 2010 06:43 ET

Benchmark Journal Releases Updated Reports on Financial and Technology Sectors

NOTE TO EDITORS: The Following Is an Investment Opinion Being Issued by Benchmark Journal

LONDON--(Marketwire - January 8, 2010) - The Dow and the S&P 500 ended little changed on Wednesday and the NASDAQ dipped after a report on the vast services sector showed only slight improvement in the U.S. economy. In light of this Benchmark Journal research team completed in-depth analysis on Unum Group (NYSE: UNM), Allied Irish Banks plc (NYSE: AIB), South Financial Group Inc. (NASDAQ: TSFG), T. Rowe Price Group Inc. (NASDAQ: TROW), Vonage Holdings Corporation (NYSE: VG) and Akamai Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM). To view our research and see what ratings these stocks are getting today, sign up now by clicking on the link below.

Our reports on the above companies contain company, sector and technical analysis and much more. Below are a few teasers:

UNM's subsidiaries offer comprehensive insurance solutions to help protect against the financial effects of accident, illness or death. Insurer Unum Group...

In the meantime, it is our view that there is no reason to believe that the average discount applicable to AIB's NAMA eligible loans will fall significantly outside the...

TSFG increased reserves in recognition of the environment and continued to maintain a very liquid balance sheet.

TROW is showing bullish trend since second week of July. Volumes are strong. However, the scrip is currently trading at $55.

VG said there are more than 400,000 subscribers to its international calling plan. Many of them boast a higher credit rating and have been less prone to cancelling their services.

However, AKAM still is seeing more pricing pressures in the market and stated that the company is being more aggressive on its CDN pricing. While this may sound like Akamai is...

These are just one-liner teasers, Benchmark Journal has compiled a full-blown 6 page report on each of these stocks and they are now available on our members' area, you are simply required to register by clicking the link below:

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