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Promotional Campaigns, Equity Awards, Stock Price Movements, New Launches, and Company Events - Analyst Notes on Pfizer, Intuitive Surgical, HCA Holdings, General Electric and John Deere

Monday, April 21, 2014

Promotional Campaigns, Equity Awards, Stock Price Movements, New Launches, and Company Events - Analyst Notes on Pfizer, Intuitive Surgical, HCA Holdings, General Electric and John Deere

08:00 EDT Monday, April 21, 2014

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NEW YORK, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE), Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISRG), HCA Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HCA), General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) and Deere & Company (NYSE: DE). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: -- Pfizer Inc. Analyst Notes On April 14, 2014, Pfizer Inc. (Pfizer) announced that Pfizer Consumer Healthcare is teaming up with actor and active volunteer Josh Duhamel for the Advil Relief in Action campaign. According to the Company, Advil is conducting a cross-country tour of the Mobile Relief Center to bring relief to active volunteers throughout 2014. With approximately 100 stops from smaller local efforts to large-scale volunteer events, the Tour stops will have relief on hand with the Advil Wall of Relief featuring Advil product samples, water bottles and other products to provide relief to volunteers. The Company informed that Advil was also an Official Sponsor of this year's National Volunteer Week, which took place April 6-12, 2014. Brian Groves, U.S. CMO at Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, said, "The strength and speed of Advil® fights even the toughest aches and pains so these volunteers can get back to helping those who count on them." The full analyst notes on Pfizer are available to download free of charge at: -- Intuitive Surgical, Inc. Analyst Notes On April 10, 2014, Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (Intuitive Surgical) reported that equity awards approved by the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors, which consists entirely of Independent Directors, were made to 23 new employees. According to the Company, 23 employees were granted a combination of Restricted Stock Units (RSUs) and Stock Options to purchase an aggregate of 4,529 shares of the Company's common stock -- 3,453 of the shares granted were Stock Options and 1,076 of the shares granted were RSUs. As stated, the exercise price for the Stock Options granted is $497.03, which was the Company's closing price on April 7, 2014. The Company's policy is to issue RSUs and Stock Option grants to new employees, where equity makes sense, on the fifth business day of every calendar month. The full analyst notes on Intuitive Surgical are available to download free of charge at: -- HCA Holdings Inc. Analyst Notes On April 15, 2014, the stock of HCA Holdings Inc. (HCA Holdings) gained for the third consecutive session and ended higher by 0.49% at $48.74, in line with the broader index NYSE Composite which increased by 0.41% during the same session. The Company's stock opened at $48.73 and oscillated between $47.78 and $49.22. A total of 3.67 million shares traded during the session which was above the previous day trading volume of 2.23 million. Over the past 6 months, the Company has gained 6.19%, in line with the NYSE Composite which has gained 6.94%. The full analyst notes on HCA Holdings are available to download free of charge at: -- General Electric Company Analyst Notes On April 15, 2014, General Electric Company (General Electric) Measurement and Control business introduced a unique handheld electromagnetic inspection technology called GE Mentor EM that integrates testing intelligence and deep industry experience into an easily adaptable platform. According to the Company, it consists of real-time data stream to guide technicians during critical inspections. GE stated that its GE Mentor EM with Mentor Create can transform nondestructive testing though instant collaboration and access to critical information. "Additionally, GE's innovative technology will help transform the industry by bridging the skills gap and addressing the current global shortage of experienced inspection personnel in the workforce today," said Dave Jankowski, North American Commercial NPI Leader, GE's Measurement & Control, a GE Oil & Gas division. The full analyst notes on General Electric are available to download free of charge at: -- Deere & Company Analyst Notes On April 14, 2014, Deere & Company (John Deere) announced that visitors to the John Deere Pavilion can see ducks hatching, sprouting their feathers and having fun in their pond and playground as part of the April Kid's Craft Day. According to the Company, the hatching ducklings will be onsite from April 14, 2014 through April 21, 2014 and children can also make their own duck hat as the featured monthly Kid's Craft. Kristen Veto, Assistant Manager of the John Deere Pavilion, said, "Historically, this has been one of our best attended Kid's Craft events. Not only are they incredibly cute to see, but it is a fantastic educational opportunity for children to watch the process as it happens. It's not something you get to see every day." The full analyst notes on John Deere are available to download free of charge at: -- About Analysts Review We do things differently. 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