SOURCE: BenchMark Journal

Benchmark Journal

December 23, 2009 06:51 ET

Benchmark Journal Issues Updated Reports on Companies in the Basic Materials and Services Sectors

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

LONDON--(Marketwire - December 23, 2009) - Walgreens was a primary laggard among consumer staples stocks. Though the company announced this morning better than expected adjusted earnings of $0.52 per share for the latest quarter, it wasn't enough please its investors. In light of this Benchmark Journal research team completed in-depth analysis on Tesoro Corporation (NYSE: TSO), ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP), Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (NYSE: FCX), Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: APC), Silver Standard Resources Inc. (NASDAQ: SSRI) and Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD). 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:

After being bottom up in July TSO picked up momentum in July and was showing signs of improvement, however...

COP looks good on charts it has shown growth of 17% in just 20 days and currently...

FCX is not yet ready to restart the production it had curtailed at several mines in the U.S. Southwest during last year's economic downturn.

Offshore Ghana, APC and its partners successfully drilled the Mahogany-4 appraisal well.

SSRI movement is volatile and choppy for the last few months. Since November it is showing uptrend and...

SHLD announced 28 store closures during the quarter, but analysts have urged it to cut much deeper, as they estimate 400 or more of its roughly 3,900 stores are bleeding cash.

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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