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The Mortgage Minute Update: July 26, 2011

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Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) Given "Overweight" Rating at Barclays PLC

‘S stock had its “overweight” rating restated by investment analysts at Barclays PLC in a report issued on Monday. They currently have a $65.00 price objective on the software giant’s stock, up from their previous price objective of $58.85. Barclays PLC’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 10.13% from the stock’s previous close.

Several other research analysts have also recently commented on MSFT. Wunderlich upgraded shares of Microsoft Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and raised their target price for the stock from $60.00 to $70.00 in a report on Friday, October 21st. Cowen and Company reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a $64.00 target price on shares of Microsoft Corp. in a report on Thursday, October 27th. Nomura reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $65.00 target price on shares of Microsoft Corp. in a report on Thursday, July 28th. Credit Agricole SA reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a $60.00 target price on shares of Microsoft Corp. in a report on Wednesday, October 5th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a $57.00 target price on shares of Microsoft Corp. in a report on Monday, October 17th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and twenty-three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $61.98.

The Yahoo Breach: M&A Lessons for Corporate Fiduciaries

Yahoo Data Breach

To understand the lessons to be learned from the Yahoo-Verizon deal, one must consider the fiduciary duties at issue in mergers and acquisitions, the role of data in the modern economy and the importance of ensuring corporate fiduciaries are in a strong position to objectively discharge their duty of loyalty and care. The author provides three lessons that may be gleaned from the Yahoo-Verizon merger when it comes to the treatment of data.

By Steven L. Caponi

Steven Caponi is a partner at K&L Gates LLP in Wilmington, Del. in the firm's Complex

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Is this a scam?

My husband recieved a check in the mail from a financial management firm in Canada, along with a letter explaining he won a cruise and $33,000. He was supposed to cash the first check, for $2999.


don't give anyone your info, don't wire anyone money. as long as you don't do anything like that, you'll be fine. This does sound like one of those scans where they send you a check and then have you wire them money. So be careful of that.