SOURCE: The Fortune Financial

The Fortune Financial

December 01, 2009 06:49 ET

The Fortune Financial Issues Fundamental Analysis and Opinions on Stocks Trading on Basic Materials, Financial, Services and Utilities Sectors

NOTE TO EDITORS: The Following Is an Investment Opinion Being Issued by TheFortuneFinancial.com.

NEW DELHI, INDIA--(Marketwire - December 1, 2009) - The news also gave broader market participants a nudge to lock in gains from the market's multi-month rally. Losses were broad based, too. In fact, all 30 Dow components logged a loss, while roughly 95% of the listing in the S&P 500 finished in negative territory. Today, we, at The Fortune Financial, have asked some of the top analysts worldwide to give us their updated feedback regarding the current market activity and position on Gerdau S.A. (NYSE: GGB), Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG), Principal Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: PFG), Progress Energy Inc. (NYSE: PGN) and Mesa Air Group Inc. (NASDAQ: MESA). You can find these 6-pager reports by signing up on The Fortune Financial. Just click on the link provided below:

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The following are extracts from today's analytical research reports

-- GGB: Although this stock has experienced a considerable drop in the value from $17.72 levels to $4.63 in last one year, but... Is this a BUY, SELL or HOLD stock, click here to find out.

-- MTL: We expect an increase in the production of coking coal during the second half of 2009... Is this a BUY, SELL or HOLD stock, click here to find out.

-- RIG: Company entered in to an agreement with discoverer Clear Leader and... Is this a BUY, SELL or HOLD stock, click here to find out.

-- PFG: We believe that improved market conditions and... Is this a BUY, SELL or HOLD stock, click here to find out.

-- PGN: We are heartened with the company's focus on continuous business excellence... Is this a BUY, SELL or HOLD stock, click here to find out.

-- MESA: Company expand its operational efficiency through... Is this a BUY, SELL or HOLD stock, click here to find out.

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