Fourth-quarter earnings season 'officially' starts this afternoon with Alcoa's (AA) results.
This week's other earnings release of note will come from Intel (INTC) on Thursday afternoon.
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Today's Top Stories: Monday- January 12, 2009
ZACKS RANK BUY STOCKS
- Aggressive Growth - ManTech International (MANT) recently completed an acquisition, and estimates are on the rise. The company was originally featured as a Zacks Rank Buy back in September. Learn More...
Growth & Income - Archer-Daniels-Midland (ADM) has seen bullish earnings estimate revisions from analysts, including a 3% boost in the past week. Learn More...
Momentum - The Scotts Miracle Gro Co.'s (SMG) share price continues to chug forward, recently hitting a short-term level of resistance and approaching the 26-week high. Learn More...
Value - AZZ (AZZ) reported third-quarter 2009 earnings on Jan 9 that beat Wall Street estimates by 8.64% on the strength of a record setting backlog. It was the third earnings surprise in a row. Learn More...
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