Company News for February 21, 2012 - Corporate Summary

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•    Morgan Stanley's (NYSE: MS ) statement that they expect "macro overhangs" to pull down Baidu, Inc.'s (NASDAQ: BIDU ) 2012 earnings growth dragged the stock of the latter down by 3.5%

•    Shares of General Mills, Inc. (NYSE: GIS ) declined 3.6% after the company said it needed to lower 2012 earnings projections owing to soft US sales volumes over the last two months

•    Shares of Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB ) rose 2.6% after reporting second-quarter 2012 earnings of $0.64 per share, which edged past the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.62

•    Expectations of FDA approving VIVUS, Inc.'s (NASDAQ: VVUS ) weight-loss pill took the company's shares higher by 7.3%

BAIDU INC ( BIDU ): Free Stock Analysis Report
CAMPBELL SOUP ( CPB ): Free Stock Analysis Report
GENL MILLS ( GIS ): Free Stock Analysis Report
MORGAN STANLEY ( MS ): Free Stock Analysis Report
VIVUS INC ( VVUS ): Free Stock Analysis Report
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Referenced Stocks: BIDU , CPB , GIS , MS , VVUS

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