Zacks.com featured expert Kevin Matras highlights: Asbury Automotive Group, Inc., The Cheesecake Factory Inc., ICON Public Ltd.
Zacks.com featured expert Kevin Matras highlights: Asbury Automotive Group, Inc., The Cheesecake Factory Inc., ICON Public Ltd. Co., NCR Corp. and The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. PR Newswire CHICAGO, July 3, 2013 CHICAGO, July 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Stocks in this week's article include: Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE: ABG – Free Report), The Cheesecake Factory Inc. (NASDAQ: CAKE – Free Report), ICON Public Ltd. Co. (NASDAQ: ICLR – Free Report), NCR Corp. (NYSE: NCR – Free Report) and The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC – Free Report). With earnings season right around the corner, see what the statistics say is in store for this one. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101027/ZIRLOGO) Screen of the Week written by Kevin Matras of Zacks Investment Research: The bull market is still clearly intact. And it will take a lot more than a bad month to kill off one of the best stock market rallies in recent memory. 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