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Equity News Circuit

May 20, 2013 08:45 ET

Free Research Reports on PIKE, SLC, SPF 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--(Marketwired - May 20, 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.

Pike Electric Corp. (NYSE: PIKE) shares spiked 6.14 percent on volume of 1.20 million shares traded Friday to close at $12.61 a share. The company reported revenues in the fiscal third quarter increased 23 percent year-over-year to $200.2 million. Stifel has recently upgraded Pike's rating to "buy" from "hold."

Find out more about Pike Electric including full access to the free equity report at: www.BedfordReport.com/PIKE

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) shares jumped 2.77 percent on volume of 1.05 million shares traded Friday to close at $22.62 a share. RBC Capital Markets has recently upgraded the company's rating to "outperform" from "sector perform." Shares of U.S. Silica have gained over 35 percent year-to-date.

Find out more about U.S. Silica including full access to the free equity report at: www.BedfordReport.com/SLCA

Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE: SPF) shares gained 3.35 percent on volume of 5.0 million shares traded Friday to close at $9.55 a share. CRT Capital has recently upgraded the company's rating to "buy" from "fair value." Shares of Standard Pacific have gained over 95 percent in the past year.

Find out more about Standard Pacific including full access to the free equity report at: www.BedfordReport.com/SPF

Youku Tudou Inc. (NYSE: YOKU) shares declined 9.39 percent on volume of over 7.0 million shares traded Friday to close at $19.10 a share. The company reported a consolidated net loss of RMB232.5 million (US$37.4 million) for the first quarter of 2013, a decrease of 12 percent when compared to the year ago quarter.

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

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