NEW YORK, March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
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Moments ago, Analysts Review released new research updates concerning several important developing situations including Asure (NASDAQ: ASUR), Authentidate (NASDAQ: ADAT), Automatic Data (NASDAQ: ADP), Blucora (NASDAQ: BCOR), and Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH). Analysts Review provides a single unified platform for investors' to hear about what matters - proudly employing registered CFA® research staff and rigorous compliance procedures. The full research reports are being made available to the public for informational purposes only.
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ADAT Research Report: ( http://get.analystsreview.com/pdf/?c=Authentidate&d=12-Mar-2015&s=ADAT ),
ADP Research Report: ( http://get.analystsreview.com/pdf/?c=Automatic%20Data&d=12-Mar-2015&s=ADP ),
BCOR Research Report: ( http://get.analystsreview.com/pdf/?c=Blucora&d=12-Mar-2015&s=BCOR ),
CTSH Research Report: ( http://get.analystsreview.com/pdf/?c=Cognizant&d=12-Mar-2015&s=CTSH ).
Analyst Update: New Products, Testing Updates, Earnings, and Recognitions
Reviewed by: Rohit Tuli, CFA®
On Wednesday, U.S. stocks ended lower as worries increased about the timing of a Federal Reserve interest rate hike and dollar strength further dampened the outlook for U.S. multinationals' earnings. Concerns over the pace of economic growth also weighed on markets. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 27.55 points, or 0.16%, to 17,635.39, the S&P 500 lost 3.92 points, or 0.19%, to 2,040.24 and the Nasdaq Composite declined 9.85 points, or 0.20%, to 4,849.94. European shares gained as euro fell to below $1.06 for the first time in 12 years, which gave a boost to stocks in the region's exporters and pushed the German market to a record high. DAX gained 2.7% to 11, 805.99, FTSE 100 index rose 0.28% to 6721.51 and Euro STOXX 50 increased 2.3% to 3,649.54. The Shanghai Composite increased 0.12% lead by financial and civil aviation companies, however, gains on the upside was limited after release of weaker than expected economic data and concerns about tighter liquidity due to launch of upcoming IPO's during the week. Nikkei 225 was up 0.31%, led by strengthening U.S. dollar against the Yen along with better-than-expected machinery orders.
Asure Software, Inc. (Asure) unveiled its new AsureSpace Touch Panels, which can be installed next to meeting rooms and collaboration spaces to enable users to quickly check space availability and make on-the-go reservations - all in real time.
Authentidate Holding Corp. (Authentidate), together with Kyocera Communications Inc., completed interoperability testing on an integrated mobile healthcare solution for remote patient monitoring. The interoperability testing brings together Kyocera's market-leading expertise in hardware development, manufacturing and product fulfillment with Authentidate's software and command of healthcare business process workflow.
Automatic Data Processing, Inc.'s (Automatic Data) Q2 FY 2015 earnings topped Street expectations while revenue fell short. Diluted earnings per share from continuing operations increased 7.7% YoY to $0.70, while analyst at Zacks Investment Research estimated earnings of $0.68 for the quarter. Q2 FY 2015 total revenues from continuing operations increased 6.7% YoY to $2,661 million, but it missed Zacks consensus estimate of $2,678 million.
Blucora, Inc.'s (Blucora) fourth quarter of fiscal 2014 revenue fell 35% YoY to $108.1 million, while revenue for full-year fiscal 2014 increased 1% to $580.7 million. GAAP net loss widened to $68.0 million or $1.67 loss per diluted share in Q4 2014, from a net loss of $1.1 million or $0.03 loss per diluted share in Q4 2013.
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (Cognizant) has been recognized as a 'Top Employer 2015 in the UK' by the Top Employers Institute, following the results of annual research that recognizes leading employers across the world, which excel in offering outstanding employee conditions, nurture and develop talent throughout all levels of the organization, and strive to continuously optimize employment practices.
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