|By PR Newswire||
|February 28, 2013 08:02 AM EST||
NEW YORK, February 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Today, Investors Alliance announced new research reports highlighting LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE: LNKD), Genpact Limited (NYSE: G), Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN), Manpower Inc. (NYSE: MAN), and On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE: ASGN). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.
LinkedIn Corporation Research Report
Etisalat Group, a UAE-based leading telecommunications company made an agreement with LinkedIn to utilize the latter's Talent Solutions to strengthen Etisalat's hiring strategy in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. The company plans to transform the way it drives brand awareness and acquires top talent by using LinkedIn solutions, including Recruiter, its flagship product, which allows companies to recruit the best passive candidates through unparalleled search and collaboration tools. In January 2013 the world's largest online professional network reached 200 million members worldwide as new members continue to join LinkedIn at a rate of two members per second. The company's Q4 2012 revenue, reported last February 7, came in at $303.6 million, an increase of 81 percent compared to the same period in 2011. Revenue guidance for Q1 2013 ranges from $305 million to $310 million, and full year 2013 revenue guidance is around $1.41 billion to $1.44 billion. The Full Research Report on LinkedIn Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/8441_LNKD]
Genpact Limited Research Report
Business process management provider, Genpact, wins Award for Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion in the best BPO company category at the recently held NASSCOM Diversity and Inclusion Summit 2013. The award recognizes companies that have adopted and implemented policies and practices to promote inclusion and allow employees to contribute towards the success of their enterprise across all levels. With over 5,000 employees, the company continuously strives to promote gender inclusivity. Approximately 40 percent of its entry-levels and 18 percent of its management positions are filled by women. Genpact also just recently announced the acquisition of the healthcare business services company JAWOOD, which is expected to contribute to the company's 2013 revenue guidance of $2.15 billion to $2.20 billion. The Full Research Report on Genpact Limited - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/cfd0_G]
Accenture Plc Research Report
As a result of driving more sourced revenue for Informatica than any other partner globally, outsourcing company Accenture has been recognized as Informatica's 2012 Alliance Partner of the Year. The company is already on its fourth year of receiving the said award. The two companies work together to accelerate the speed of data migration capabilities onto business software applications, helping clients reduce IT costs and improve business performance. The alliance between Accenture and Informatica has delivered over 1,000 projects worldwide and across all major industries using a comprehensive, unified data platform, helping clients achieve business agility consistency, and competitive advantage. Accenture also has been positioned in the "Leaders" quadrant in Gartner Inc.'s "Magic Quadrant for Oracle Application Management Services Providers," and also recognized as one of "Canada's Best Diversity Employers" for 2013. By 2015, the company has set a goal of equipping 500,000 people globally, raising it from the original 250,000 goal. The Full Research Report on Accenture Plc - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/bf2c_ACN]
Manpower Inc. Research Report
ManpowerGroup has been named by Institutional Investor magazine as among America's Most Honored Companies, recognized for its corporate leadership and investor relations expertise. According to Chairman and CEO Jeffrey Joeress, "the Institutional Investor ranking is recognition of ManpowerGroup's position as the world's leading global provider of innovative workforce solutions." Looking to expand in the construction sector, the company entered into an agreement to acquire Workshop Holding AS, Norway's largest recruitment specialist in the sector. The acquisition is expected to further elevate ManpowerGroup's position as the leader in contingent and permanent staffing. Subject for approval from the Norwegian Competition Authority, the acquisition is projected to be completed in April 2013. The Full Research Report on Manpower Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/63e5_MAN]
On Assignment, Inc. Research Report
Apex Systems, a division of On Assignment, has been included to Inavero's 2013 Best of Staffing Client list for the second year in a row. The survey-based staffing award recognized Apex Systems, a company committed to providing exemplary IT staffing and services, for its delivery of exceptional service to its clients. The list includes top staffing companies in the US and Canada. On Assignment's recently reported Q4 2012 revenues were up 3.4 percent sequentially, to $401.7 million. During the quarter, the company has achieved milestones that can be catalysts for strong performance in 2013. For full year 2013, the company expects revenue of $1.6 million to 1.7 million and EPS of $1.02 to $1.09. The Full Research Report on On Assignment, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/66a4_ASGN]
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