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  1. Fitbit: An Excellent Growth Opportunity, But Not An Apple Watch CompetitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Seeking Alpha

    ... tracker market will slowly evaporate and merge into the larger smartwatch market. Moreover, the Fitbit Surge and Garmin (NASDAQ: GRMN ) Vivoactive are priced $100 higher than Samsung Gear ( costs $150) and the LG G Watch ( costs $125). It's clear ...

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  2. Garmin executive donates $1 million to K-StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Capital-Journal

    An executive with Garmin International donated $1 million toward adding four labs to the Kansas State University College of Engineering building. The gift brought donations by Min Kao, co-founder and the executive chairman of Garmin, to more than $2 million.

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  3. Garmin founder gives $1 million to KSURead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Wichita Eagle

    The gift announced Friday by KSU is in addition to the more than $1 million dollars in contributions Kao has previously given in support of the the school's engineering program. Kao is a co-founder and the executive chairman of Garmin Ltd., which has its U.S. headquarters in Olathe.

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  4. Introducing the Garmin eTrex 20x and 30x Outdoor HandheldsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Business Wire

    )--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced an upgrade to the popular eTrex handheld line, eTrex 20x and 30x. These next-generation GPS handhelds retain the ...

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  5. Garmin Follows Apple With Heart-Rate Sensor On WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Investor's Business Daily

    The product comes roughly two weeks after Garmin's Forerunner 225 watch uses an optical heart-rate sensor from Mio Global of Vancouver, British Columbia. It also has built-in activity-tracking features.

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  6. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Business Wire

    "FibroG... )--FUND db x-trackers CNX Nifty UCITS ETF DEALING DATE 08-May-15 NAV PER SHARE USD129.7840 NUMBER OF SHARES IN ISSUE 2,291,047 CODE )--Starwood Waypoint Residential Trust , a leading single-family rental real estate investment trust , today announced its ... )--Kamada Ltd. , a plasma-derived protein therapeutics company focused on orphan indications, announces financial results for the three mo... )--FUND db x-trackers MSCI EM EMEA Index UCITS ETF DEALING DATE 08-May-15 NAV PER SHARE USD30.7082 NUMBER OF SHARES IN ISSUE 2,961,709 CODE )--DE-CIX, el operador de intercambio de Internet lider mundial, ha anunciado que la empresa inaugurara un punto de intercambio de Internet en Estambul ,... Introducing the Forerunner 225 the First Garmin GPS Running Watch with Wrist-Based Heart Rate from Mio, Developers of Industry-Leading Optical Heart Rate Technology )--Garmin International ... (more)

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  7. Introducing the Forerunner 225 a " the First Garmin GPS Running Watch...Read the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Business Wire

    Introducing the ForerunnerA 225 - the First GarminA GPS Running Watch with Wrist-Based Heart Rate from Mio, Developers of Industry-Leading Optical Heart Rate Technology )--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. , today announced the Forerunner 225, the first Garmin GPS running watch that measures heart rate at the wrist. The Forerunner 225 will integrate industry-leading optical heart rate technology developed by Mio, an award-winning performance wearables brand acclaimed for EKG accuracy demanded by athletes everywhere.

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  8. Research Analysts' Recent Ratings Changes for GarminRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    They now have a $51.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $54.00. 5/7/2015 - Garmin had its "neutral" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Robert W. Baird.

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  9. Former Garmin CFO lands new job in OPRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Business Journal

    ... president in charge of building up the company's corporate cash investing business. Rauckman spent 16 years at Garmin Ltd., including 15 as CFO. While at Garmin, he led the company's initial public offering in 2000 and helped guide it through ...

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  10. Stock Valuation - The Mystery Of The Discounted RateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Seeking Alpha

    ... products. On the other hand, if I'm looking at a company showing erratic fundamentals over the past 5 years such as Garmin (NASDAQ: GRMN ), I will use a 12% discount rate to reward me for additional risk in this investment. GRMN is in the middle of ...

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  11. Mother's Day Gift Guide For Triathlete MomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Inside Triathlon

    ... in the August issue of Triathlete magazine!) Mom will want to wear this stylish watch on and off the run course. The Garmin Forerunner 220 is available with a heart rate monitor ($300, Garmin.com) or without ($250). This watch flawlessly combines ...

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  12. Should You Buy Garmin's Dip?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Seeking Alpha

    It was a huge wake-up call for Garmin - the company that was once synonymous with automobile GPS navigation. In fact, Garmin pays an extremely enticing dividend, and the stock looks cheap right now.

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  13. Garmin's Q1 Results Were Much Better Than The Market's Reaction SuggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Seeking Alpha

    Garmin reported its first quarter results this week and investors reacted quite negative on the news . Shares were down over 4% and fell below $45 per share on Wednesday, a 52-week low.

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  14. Analysts' Actions -- Baidu, Chipotle, Expedia, Garmin, Western Union and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | TheStreet.com

    Twelve-month price target is $196. First-quarter revenue missed consensus by 1%, and second-quarter guidance was weaker than expected.

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  15. Rising Q1 Costs at Garmina s Wearables Units Worry AnalystsRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | Sporting Goods Business

    Rising advertising and R&D expenses at Garmin Ltd.'s Fitness and Outdoor segments came under scrutiny during its first quarter earnings call last week, when analysts pressed executives on how long the company would have to sustain higher spending levels. GRMN reported operating expenses reached 39.7 percent of revenues in the first quarter, up a whopping 360 basis points from the year earlier quarter.

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  16. Raymond James Upgrades Garmin to Market PerformRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    GRMN has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at RBC Capital lowered their price target on shares of Garmin from $60.00 to $58.00 and set an "outperform" rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday.

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  17. Garmin: A Bargain for Patient InvestorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | GuruFocus.com

    Just a quarter century ago, a company called Garmin helped usher in a new wave of navigation devices. For many of us, our first taste of Global Positioning Systems came in the form of little screens from Garmin and a couple of other companies.

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  18. Wednesday Sector Laggards: Services, Consumer ProductsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Forbes.com

    ... worst performing sector is the Consumer Products sector, showing a 0.9% loss. Among large Consumer Products stocks, Garmin Ltd. ( NASD: GRMN ) and Coach, Inc. ( NYSE: COH ) are the most notable, showing a loss of 4.2% and 3.6%, respectively. One ETF ...

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  19. Motif: Apple Tops In Wearables Market OpportunityRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Benzinga

    ... get widely adopted by consumers, Motif warned that its also possible that the concept could flop on limited utility. Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN ), which makes a line of smartwatches and fitness devices in addition to other products, came in second on ...

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  20. Exclusive: Garmin locates HQ expansion site - in its own backyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Business Journal

    Garmin, which already employs more than 3,000 in Olathe, is expected to submit a campus master plan to city officials on May 8. Garmin International Inc. , one of the Kansas City area's top private employers, didn't require GPS to find a place to expand. The firm, a leading global provider of navigation technology, appears poised to expand its 56-acre headquarters campus at the northwest corner of 151st Street and Ridgeview Road in Olathe.

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