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Amerigroup, 21st Stockdiagnostics Upgrade To Be Acquired In 7 Months

|Includes:Anthem, Inc. (ANTM), ARBA, ASNA, BMY, CHG, CPWM, DMAN, EDGR, ESIC, GOLF-OLD, GTSI, INMD, KNOL, NUAN, NVLS-OLD, RDEA, SFSF, SRLS, TLEO, XRIT

originally published today at EquitiesResearch.com

7/9/2012

Amerigroup Corporation (NYSE: AGP) announced today it will be acquired for $92 a share by WellPoint, Inc (NYSE: WLP). Stockdiagnostics upgraded AGP @ $38.96 on August 9,2010 after the company reported 2nd quarter financials for the period ending June 30,2010. In less than 2 years since the upgrade shares have appreciated 136%.
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company

ticker

Acquirer LOI

date

$ Upgrade

$ Close

Time

% Return

vs.S&P500

Amerigroup Corp.

AGP

WellPoint

7/9/2012

$38.96

$92.00

23 mos

136%

19.92%

Amylin Pharmaceutica

AMLN

Bristol-Myer

6/29/2012

$12.51

$31.00

13 mos

145%

1.50%

Integramed America

INMD

SCP, L.P.

6/11/2012

$13.68

$10.30

15 mos

32%

0.81%

Edgar Online, Inc.

EDGR

R.R.Donnell

5/23/2011

$0.76

$1.08

9 mos

42%

10.47%

Aribe Inc.

ARBA

SAP

5/22/2011

$7.34

$45.00

6 yrs

513%

-6.81%

Golfsmith It'l Hold,Inc

GOLF

Golf Town

5/14/2012

$4.15

$6.10

14 mos

47%

2.15%

GTSI Corporation

GTSI

UniCom

5/14/2012

$7.71

$5.00

1 yr

54%

1.68%

Cost Plus, Inc.

CPWM

BBBY

5/10/2012

$4.58

$22.00

2 yrs

380%

28.64%

Easy Link Service Int

ESIC

Open Text

5/3/2012

$1.80

$7.16

29 mos

302%

26.97%

Charming Shoppes

CHRS

Ascena R

5/2/2012

$4.18

$7.35

13 mos

75%

5.57%

Ardea Biosciences Inc

RDEA

AstraZen

4/24/2012

$3.35

$32.00

6 yrs

855%

6.02%

Knology Inc.

KNOL

WOW, Int

4/18/2012

$9.91

$19.75

6 yrs

99%

6.76%

X-Rite, Incorporated

XRIT

Danaher

4/11/2012

$1.97

$5.54

3 yrs

181%

51.49%

Transcend Services

TRCR

Nuance

3/8/2012

$14.64

$29.18

5 years

100%

-9.28%

CH Energy Group,Inc

CHG

Fortis

3/6/2012

$50.67

$66.60

9 mos

31%

4.22%

Sera Care Life Science

SRLS

Linden CP

3/6/2012

$0.90

$3.97

3 yrs

342%

51.98%

Taleo Corporation

TLEO

Oracle

2/10/2012

$8.00

$45.00

3 yrs

469%

54.28%

Pep Boys-Many,Moe,J

PBY

Gores

1/31/2012

$9.58

$15.00

5 mos

56%

12.92%

Novellus Systems Inc

NVLS

Lam Resear

12/15/2011

$26.00

$44.00

16 mos

70%

55.95%

Demand Tec, Inc.

DMAN

IBM Corp

12/9/2012

$5.45

$13.20

5 mos

70%

8.45%

Success Factors, Inc.

SFSF

SAP of GMY

12/4/2011

$7.75

$40.00

3 yrs

416%

-4.10%