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Equity News Circuit

May 24, 2013 08:15 ET

Free Research Reports on DOV, DRYS, PLCE and VVUS Issued by the Bedford Report

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

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 24, 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.

Dover Corp. (NYSE: DOV) shares spiked 4.1 percent on volume of 3.2 million shares traded Thursday to close at $79.54. The company announced that it plans to spin off most of its communication technologies businesses into a separate publicly traded company. Shares of Dover have gained approximately 21 percent year-to-date.

Find out more about Dover including full access to the free equity report at: www.BedfordReport.com/DOV

DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) shares declined 8.61 percent on volume of 8.36 million shares traded to close at $1.91. The company reported their net loss grew to $116.6 million, or $0.30 basic and diluted loss per share, for the first quarter of 2013, from a net loss of $47.5 million, or $0.12 basic and diluted earnings per share, a year ago.

Find out more about DryShips including full access to the free equity report at: www.BedfordReport.com/DRYS

Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ: PLCE) shares gained 2.76 percent on volume of 1.41 million shares traded to close at $52.89. The company reported net sales of $423.2 million for the first quarter of 2013, a decrease of 3.5 percent when compared to net sales of $438.5 million in the year ago quarter.

Find out more about Children's Place including full access to the free equity report at: www.BedfordReport.com/PLCE

VIVUS, Inc. (NASDAQ: VVUS) shares surged 7.25 percent on volume of 6.74 million shares traded Thursday to close at $14.50. First Manhattan Co., who owns approximately 9.9 percent of the outstanding shares of VIVUS, has recently increased its slate of director nominees to nine. Share of VIVUS are up approximately 8.0 percent year-to-date.

Find out more about VIVUS including full access to the free equity report at: www.BedfordReport.com/VVUS

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