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Equity News Circuit

March 04, 2013 08:45 ET

Free Research Reports on APEI, BBY, HPT and YOKU Issued by the Bedford Report

Note to Editors: The Following Is an Investment Opinion Being Issued by the EQUITY NEWS CIRCUIT

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Mar 4, 2013) - The Bedford Report has released new equity reports today. As a leading provider of free in depth reports and timely market updates, Bedford is an essential resource for hundreds of thousands of investors across the country.

American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: APEI) shares declined 7.0 percent on over seven times the average daily volume Friday to close at $36.20 a share. The company's guidance of net income in the range of $0.55 to $0.58 per diluted share for the fiscal first quarter fell short of analysts' estimates.

Find out more about American Public Education including full access to the free equity report at: www.BedfordReport.com/APEI

Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE: BBY) shares spiked 4.57 percent on volume of over 32 million shares traded Friday to close at $17.16 a share. The company reported their loss shrunk to $1.21 per share for the fourth quarter of 2012, compared to a loss of $5.17 per share a year prior.

Find out more about Best Buy including full access to the free equity report at: www.BedfordReport.com/BBY

Hospitality Properties Trust (NYSE: HPT) shares declined 1.91 percent on volume of over 1.8 million shares traded Friday to close at $26.19 a share. The company reported net income declined to $18.5 million for the fourth quarter of 2012, compared to a net income of $30.7 million a year ago.

Find out more about Hospitality Properties Trust including full access to the free equity report at: www.BedfordReport.com/HPT

Youku Tudou Inc. (NYSE: YOKU) shares fell sharply in early trading Friday before recovering to close at $20.05 a share. Despite reporting a smaller loss for the fourth quarter shares of the company dropped as their outlook of revenues in the range of RMB480 million and RMB520 million fell short of analysts' estimates. 

Find out more about Youku Tudou including full access to the free equity report at: www.BedfordReport.com/YOKU

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