Financial Companies Report Q3 2013 Financial Results, Sales, Schedules and Announcements - Research Report on PrivateBancorp,

  Financial Companies Report Q3 2013 Financial Results, Sales, Schedules and
Announcements - Research Report on PrivateBancorp, Strategic Hotels & Resorts,
                     Glimcher, SABRA, and Home Bancshares

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NEW YORK, October 22, 2013

NEW YORK, October 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting
PrivateBancorp Inc. (NASDAQ: PVTB), Strategic Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:
BEE), Glimcher Realty Trust (NYSE: GRT), Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. (NASDAQ:
SBRA), and Home Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOMB). Today's readers may access
these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis
and analyst ratings - via the links below.

PrivateBancorp Inc. Research Report

On October 17, 2013, PrivateBancorp Inc. (PrivateBancorp) released its Q3 2013
financial results. The Company reported that net income available to common
shareholders increased by 68.6% YoY to $33.1 million in Q3 2013. The Company's
diluted earnings per share came in at $0.42 per share, compared to diluted
earnings of $0.27 in Q3 2012. Commenting on the release, Larry D. Richman,
President and CEO of PrivateBancorp stated, "We grew loans by $315 million,
with the growth coming from our commercial and industrial business, and we
grew client deposits by over $470 million, including over $300 million in
noninterest bearing demand deposits. Continued expense management, especially
related to credit costs, helped drive our seventh consecutive quarter in net
income growth. As we move beyond the burden of elevated credit costs, we see
the strength of our core business driving future performance." The Full
Research Report on PrivateBancorp Inc. - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge
at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/34f1_PVTB]

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Strategic Hotels & Resorts, Inc. Research Report

On October 16, 2013, Strategic Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (Strategic Hotels &
Resorts) announced that it has sold the Lakeshore Athletic Club property
adjacent to the Fairmont Chicago hotel. According to the Company, the sale
fetched an amount of $10.5 million which was given to the owner of Lakeshore
Sport & Fitness. Additionally, the Company stated that it will use the
proceeds of the sale to reduce outstanding debt on the Company's revolving
credit facility. Strategic Hotels & Resorts further stated that the buyer of
the property intends to reopen the facility as a health club as soon as
possible. The Full Research Report on Strategic Hotels & Resorts, Inc. -
including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is
available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/e2f9_BEE]

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Glimcher Realty Trust Research Report

On October 17, 2013, Glimcher Realty Trust (Glimcher) announced the launch of
its newly renovated The Outlet Collection | Seattle. According to the Company,
the $35 million redevelopment and rebranding project is a part of a yearlong
project where the center received new flooring, lighting, entrances,
furniture, and family restrooms. Glimcher further informed that a new Dining
Emporium and children's soft play area were also added along with an interior
concourse connector aiming to improve shopping experience within the center.
Michael P. Glimcher, Chairman and CEO of Glimcher stated, "Since introducing
the new brand, we've invested $35 million into the center to create a designer
fashion mall environment featuring some of the top outlet brands in the world.
As part of the project, we've revitalized more than 100,000 square feet of
merchant space, added vibrancy and relevancy to the center, and maximized the
continued growth opportunities presented within the outlet sector." The Full
Research Report on Glimcher Realty Trust - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge
at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/2a8b_GRT]

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Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. Research Report

On October 17, 2013, Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. (Sabra) announced that it
will release its Q3 2013 earnings results on October 23, 2013, after the
market closes. According to Sabra, a conference call will be hosted on October
24, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. PT to discuss the results. The Full Research Report on
Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/6ee4_SBRA]

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Home Bancshares, Inc. Research Report

On October 17, 2013, Home Bancshares, Inc. (Home Bancshares), parent company
of Centennial Bank, reported its Q3 2013 results. According to the release,
the Company's GAAP net income available to common shareholders increased by
14.1% YoY and 4% QoQ to $18.4 million in Q3 2013. On a GAAP basis, Home
Bancshares' diluted earnings per share came in at $0.33 per share, compared to
diluted earnings of $0.31 in Q2 2013, and $0.28 in Q3 2012. Commenting on the
results, John Allison, Chairman of the Company stated, "Our strong capital
levels continue to remain considerably above the regulators' capital
requirements, while our strong reserves have placed us in a position to
partake in an opportunity like the upcoming Liberty Bank market acquisition.
This game-changing merger of these two similarly sized Arkansas-based
companies with comparable cultures and history makes us confidently optimistic
of the Company's continued bright future when Liberty gets on board." The Full
Research Report on Home Bancshares, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge
at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/428f_HOMB]

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