Danaher Corp (NYSE:DHR)

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The Big Value Theme for Danaher: Is a Breakup in the Works?

Danaher Corp. (NYSE: DHR) is already close to an all-time high, and now there is some talk that the diversified conglomerate will be broken up. Several reports are driving interest ...
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Piper Jaffray Cuts High-Profile Stocks From Model Portfolio

Most Wall Street firms run model portfolios for their institutional and retail clients. Like all portfolios, they make weighting changes based on a variety of specifics, which can include everything ...
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Six Top Industrial Stocks to Buy Even at Record Highs in the Market

As the stock market races to new highs, all investors seem to ask the same question. With this much positive momentum, how do I stay involved? Can I commit new ...
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Strategist Blames Hedge Funds for Sell-Off, Names Stocks to Buy Now

One thing that Wall Street has learned over the years is that for all of their so-called edge in the markets, hedge funds tend to be copycat vehicles. When they ...
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Oppenheimer Institutional Portfolio Team Shows Industrial Stocks to Buy

Barring a collapse in corporate and consumer confidence, the current slow but steady economic growth should continue, with some strong evidence that smokestack America will lead the way. Not coincidentally, ...
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Jefferies Stocks to Buy: Big Gains in Life Sciences and Diagnostics

In theory, medical technology companies should be some of the market’s best-performing stocks. After all, it’s not really a cyclical business, and price tags are rarely a stumbling block when ...
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Today’s Market Winners and Losers

The stock market is down Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 0.08%, the Nasdaq down 0.27% and the S&P 500 down 0.21%. Today's winners were both getting bought ...
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After the Sell-Off: Value & Upside In Major Industrials (APD, BA, CAT, DE, DOW, DD, DHR, ITW)

Summer can often be an interesting time in the markets and so far the "Sell in May and go away!" them has worked.  What has also taken place is that ...
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X-Rite Acquired by Danaher (XRIT, DHR)

Color technology provider X-Rite Inc. (NASDAQ: XRIT), owner of the widely used Pantone color system, has agreed to be acquired by conglomerate Danaher Corp. (NYSE: DHR) for $5.55/share in a ...
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Major Wave of Secondaries Hitting Market (DHR, VELT, BBEP, KMP, CPF, MHR, TCO, FVE)

Secondaries, Secondaries, and more Secondaries!!! Companies must be nervous about the market and picking up capital when and where they can after a large move in the market.  We are ...
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Today’s Best Market Rumors (2/24/2011) Obama Mortgage, Danaher M&A

Updated throughout the day. Obama will propose a solution to charge against banks over mortgage foreclosure issues. It will involve the modification of the loan balances of $20 billion worth ...
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Mergers As Far As The Eyes Can See (AOL, BEC, DHR, BRK-A, BRK-B, WSC, ESV, PDE, SNY, GENZ, GGOX, ENWV)

They call it "Merger Monday" for a reason.  Today's news is not dominated by football hangovers.  It is dominated by a slew of headlines over mergers, mergers, and more mergers.  ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (AKAM, DHR, FLEX, FTO, GE, GOOG, HES, RNWK, RVBD, ROC, SVU, SYNA, UNH, VLO, WYNN)

These are some of this Friday's top analyst calls with upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research firms. Akamai Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM) Started as Neutral at Collins ...
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Are More Big Spin-Offs and Break-Ups Imminent? (ITT, MRO, FO, GE, MMM, UTX, HON, DHR, DOV, TXT, OTTR, BRK-B)

The reaction to the news of a conglomerate break-up in a three-way separation was incredible for ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT) yesterday.  Shares closed up 16.5% rather than over 20% and ...
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The Fallacy of Buffett Takeover Lists (BRK-A, SYY, VFC, DHR, BNI, WFC, COP)

It seems that there is renewed interest in a Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) acquisition strategy for another large takeover.  This has always been on the table, ...
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