Notable News & Corporate Developments: CenterPoint Energy, Abercrombie & Fitch, Himax Technologies, Wal-Mart Stores, Halliburton

   Notable News & Corporate Developments: CenterPoint Energy, Abercrombie &
       Fitch, Himax Technologies, Wal-Mart Stores, Halliburton Company

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NEW YORK, November 7, 2013

NEW YORK, November 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Market Buzz Report, which provides regular updates on penny stocks, releases
critical updates for CenterPoint Energy, Inc.(NYSE:CNP), Abercrombie & Fitch
Co.(NYSE:ANF), Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMX), Wal-Mart Stores,
Inc.(NYSE:WMT), Halliburton Company(NYSE:HAL)

CenterPoint Energy, Inc.(NYSE:CNP) shares enjoy afternoon strength as CEO
David McClanahan says he won't rule out alternatives vs. a midstream MLP
IPO."We are moving ahead full speed" on the IPO, McClanahan said in today's
earnings call, "but that doesn't rule out any other alternatives. If there is
another way to get public and create more shareholder value, we will consider
that."Shares had been little changed after Q3 earnings beat estimates but
revenue fell far short of expectations.

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Abercrombie & Fitch Co.(NYSE:ANF) says it will offer apparel in larger sizes
in an effort to stoke sales. The retailer has a tainted past with plus-sized
consumers after disparaging remarks from CEO Mike Jeffries aimed at the group
were widely reported and drew criticism.

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"Industry sources" tell Digitimes Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMX) and
other providers of large-size LCD driver ICs have been cutting their
inventories due to soft Chinese TV demand during the Oct. 1 holiday period.
The site also reports small-size LCD TV panel (32"-42") prices have fallen by
$1-$3/panel since October, and that prices of larger panels have fallen by at
least $5.However, demand for driver ICs used with Ultra HD (4K) TV panels is
said to be stronger; IC vendors are expected increase their Ultra HD-related
chip wafer starts by up to 50% Q/Q in Q4.Chinese TV sales have been pressured
in 2H13 thanks to the end of a subsidy program. Himax's large-size driver IC
sales totaled $64.3M in Q2, -19% Y/Y and amounting to 31% of revenue. By
contrast, sales of small/medium-sized panels (54% of revenue) rose 32% Y/Y
thanks to strong smartphone-related demand

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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.(NYSE:WMT) says a technical glitch caused a number of
products to be listed at dramatically low prices on its website earlier today
in a development that has lit up various retail and coupon-clipping blogs.
Consumers report that they weren't able to complete the transactions at the
false prices.WMT screenshot: $600 digital projector listed at $8.85.

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Halliburton Company(NYSE:HAL) says it aims to expand in the deepwater market
at least 25% faster than the market growth rate over the next three years. At
HAL's analyst day, senior VP for drilling Eric Carre cites industry estimates
for deepwater market growth of 11% annually through 2018, with 62% of the new
wells to be drilled in the Golden Triangle of Brazil, west Africa and the Gulf
of Mexico.HAL also commits to tripling the revenue it earns from its mature
fields business to $9B by 2016.Also, HAL raises its quarterly dividend by 20%
to $0.15/share.

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