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MR Quarterly Newsletter Updates

Winter 2010: Major Diversified Chemicals
Our in-depth analysis of the deeply cyclical chemical industry
Eastman Chemical (EMN) as a company with
improving earnings quality.

At time of newsletter publication (mid-Jan.), EMN shares
were trading at $60.  In
Summary Analysis, we advised
readers to consider taking positions in EMN on any pull-back
to the mid $50 area.  

On April 22nd, the company reported stellar Q1 results,
blowing consensus estimates right out of the water!

Subscribers of the
Merriam Report Quarterly who heeded
our actionable research and analysis, made a potential 25%
profit on EMN as compared to a 14% gain in the S&P 500
(Jan. 29 through April 23).

Newsletter Archives
Spring 2008: A Look at the Drug Stocks
Fall 2008: Consumer Staples & Household Products
Company & Ticker
MR Rating
Share Price as of
Report Date
Share Price as of Next
Gilead Sciences (GILD)
+ 20.58%
Riverbed Technology (RVBD)
+ 31.32%
Walgreen Co. (WAG)
+ 29.6%
Psychiatric Solutions (PSYS)
+ 32.30%
Cintas Corp. (CTAS)
+ 22%
Allegheny Technologies (ATI)
- 15.72%
"MR Rating" is based on our interpretation of the data presented and is provided for informational purposes only.  "Results" show changes in
the price of a security between the date of report and the subsequent earnings release date.  
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