07.04.2011 [Seeking Alpha] - Wal-Mart (WMT) picked up another downgrade, to Market Perform from William Blair, on top of the three downgrades to Neutral or Hold during February (Deutsche Bank, JPMorgan, UBS), and from Goldman Sachs in January.
01.04.2011 [Forbes (blog)] - The provider of application delivery controllers and other networking gear is getting slammed today, likely in part due to some bearish comments on the stock this morning from William Blair & Co. analyst Jason Ader.
12.04.2011 [PR Newswire (press release)] - William Blair & Company, LLC is acting as financial advisor, Winston & Strawn LLP is acting as legal advisor and Gunster is acting as Florida counsel to Coleman. Hyde Park Capital is acting as financial advisor and Hill, Ward & Henderson
16.04.2011 [BusinessWeek] - THE OPINION: William Blair & Co. analyst Chris Shutler initiated coverage of the two companies on Monday, giving the stocks an "Outperform" rating. In a research note on Thursday, Shutler said the companies are well positioned to capture a greater
21.04.2011 [Reuters] - William Blair analyst Jason Ader said Polycom seemed to be winning market share over Cisco, but declined to provide the specifics. Polycom said it saw soft sales to the public sector in the first quarter due to the US federal budget impasse
21.04.2011 [Marketwire (press release)] - William Blair & Company, LLC and BMO Capital Markets Corp. are acting as co-managers. This offering will be made solely by means of a prospectus, copies of which may be obtained (when available) from: Morgan Stanley & Co.
21.04.2011 [Reuters] - Analysts were expecting a drop of 14 percent, according to William Blair analyst Brandon Dobell. The number of student joining for-profit colleges run by ITT and others are falling as they are under pressure from the US government to change the way
21.04.2011 [Reuters] - Deutsche Bank Securities, Piper Jaffray, Oppenheimer & Co and William Blair & Co would be underwriters to the IPO. Bluestem caters to low to middle income consumers via its Fingerhut and Gettington.com brands. The amount of money a company says it
12.04.2011 [Wall Street Journal (blog)] - William Blair called the report “fantastic” and added in several more superlatives. Still, investors weren't impressed and sold the stock down nearly 5% following the report. That would indicate that expectations have gotten pretty lofty.
01.04.2011 [Barron's (blog)] - Shares of F5 Networks (FFIV) are down $7.27, or 7%, at $95.30 after William Blair's Jason Ader this morning reiterated a Market Perform rating on the stock, arguing the Street's estimates will have to come down, as he expects the company
18.04.2011 [Digital Media Wire] - Stifel Nicolaus Weisel and Piper Jaffray will act as joint book-running managers for the offering, while Needham & Company and William Blair & Co. will act as co-managers. South San Francisco-based Envivio offers live and on-demand, multi-screen IP
20.04.2011 [Genomes Unzipped] - As the size of the NGS sequencing market grows, and an increasing number of NGS purchasers evaluate an expanding array of providers and technologies (see William Blair's Next-Generation Sequencing Survey), NGS companies are beginning to look beyond
12.04.2011 [Belfast Newsletter] - William Blair, from National Museums Northern Ireland, said some of the original fixtures and fittings from Titanic's sister ship, Olympic, will also be on view for the first time. The White Star Line collection – amounting to over 7000 items – was