Celestica price target lowered by Paradigm, keeps “Buy” rating


Celestica’s (TSX:CLS) higher Q3 margins were tempered by its lower-than-expected fourth quarter guidance, says Paradigm Capital analyst Gabriel Leung. Yesterday, Celestica announced ts Q3, 2014 results. The company earned (US) $34.4-million on revenue of $1.423-billion, down 5% from last year’s Q3. “Despite overall demand softness in the third quarter, primarily in our communications end market, […]

Tekmira rises as production of Ebola treatment begins


Shares of Burnaby-based Tekmira (TSX:TKM, NASDAQ:TKMR) are up today after the company late yesterday announced it has started limited GMP manufacture of a new therapeutic that specifically targets the Ebola-Guinea variant, the viral variant responsible for the Ebola epidemic in West Africa. The company says the product should be available by December. In August, the […]

DataWind is a buy, says Haywood

Suneet Singh Tuli and Raja Singh Tuli, co-founders of Datawind Inc. celebrate the Company’s $30 million IPO at the TSX market open.

DataWind (TSX:DW) has a real opportunity in enabling internet access to emerging markets, says Haywood analyst Massimo Voci. In a research report to clients this morning, Voci initiated coverage of DataWind with a “Buy” rating and $7.00 one-year target, implying a return of 75% at the time of publication. Best known for its cheap tablets, […]

Buy Espial ahead of Q3 results, says Clarus analyst Ofir

Espial CEO Jaison Dolvane.

The recent pullback in shares of Espial Group (TSX:ESP) is a buying opportunity, says Clarus analyst Eyal Ofir. In a research update to clients this morning, Ofir reiterated his “Buy” rating and $4.00 one-year target price on Espial, implying a return of 108.3% at the time of publication. Ofir says shares of Espial has been […]

BlackBerry spikes on Lenovo takeout rumour

Founded in 1984, the publicly traded Lenovo recently posted fiscal 2014 revenue of (US) $38.7-billion.

Shares of BlackBerry are up today after an unconfirmed report from Benzinga.com suggested that Chinese hardware player Lenovo would make a bid for the Canadian device maker. “A source familiar with the matter, has told Benzinga that China’s Lenovo Group Limited could make an offer to acquire Canadian mobile communications company, BlackBerry Ltd as early […]

Sensio is a takeover target, says Global Maxfin

Global Maxfin Capital analyst Ralph Garcea says deals Sensio has signed with Paramount, Disney and Universal lend "instant credibility to its 3DGO! store.

Having recently signed extensions with Disney and Universal, Sensio (TSXV:SIO) is building value in its 3DGO! platform and has become a “much more valuable takeover target”, says Global Maxfin Capital analyst Ralph Garcea. This morning, Sensio announced it had extended its content licensing agreement with Universal Pictures Home Entertainment for the distribution of 3-D movies […]