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NEW YORK, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE: SWK), Highpower International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HPJ), Belden Inc. (NYSE: BDC), Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SPB), and OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSIS). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: http://www.AnalystsReview.com/register

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Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. Analyst Notes 

On March 31, 2014, Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (Stanley Black & Decker) announced that it intends to release its Q1 2014 earnings results on April 24, 2014, before the market opens. On the same day, the Company has scheduled a conference call at 8:00 a.m. ET to discuss the results. The full analyst notes on Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. are available to download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsReview.com/04042014/SWK/report.pdf

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Highpower International, Inc. Analyst Notes 

On March 25, 2014, Highpower International, Inc. (Highpower) reported Q4 2013 and full-year 2013 financial results. In Q4 2013, the Company's net sales totaled $38.4 million, up 24.7% YoY. The Company stated that the sales increase was due to a $9.5 million increase in net sales of its lithium batteries. Full-year 2013 net sales were $132.8 million, up 17.9% YoY. Q4 2013 net income attributable to Highpower was $1.2 million, or $0.09 per diluted share, compared to $0.6 million, or $0.04 per diluted share, in Q4 2012. Full-year 2013 net income attributable to the Company was $1.5 million, or $0.11 per diluted share, compared to $1.7 million, or $0.13 per diluted share, in full year 2012. "The fourth quarter of 2013 was a quarter of extraordinary growth and development for Highpower," said George Pan, Chairman and CEO of Highpower. "We are excited to end the year on such an exceptional note having once again achieved record revenues in our lithium battery segment and overall record revenues for Highpower. Our lithium battery business, including the increased capacity from our newly opened facility in Huizhou, and our recently announced first major order in the electrical vehicle market, gives us tremendous momentum and increased brand recognition, positioning us well for a strong 2014." The full analyst notes on Highpower International, Inc. are available to download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsReview.com/04042014/HPJ/report.pdf

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Belden Inc. Analyst Notes 

On April 1, 2014, Belden Inc. (Belden) announced that it has completed the acquisition of the previously announced offer to purchase Grass Valley. Belden also stated that the acquisition of Grass Valley will be immediately accretive to adjusted EPS with an estimated impact of approximately $0.20 in 2014 and $0.50 in 2015. The full analyst notes on Belden Inc. are available to download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsReview.com/04042014/BDC/report.pdf

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Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. Analyst Notes 

On March 19, 2014, Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (SB Holdings) announced that its Rayovac battery division has added two new products to its portfolio of Virtually Indestructible Lights - the Virtually Indestructible Sportsman Spotlight and the Virtually Indestructible Sportsman Lantern. "The addition of the Lantern and Spotlight to Rayovac's Virtually Indestructible lighting series makes the product line even more dynamic, outputting more lumens and offering more applications for outdoor activities. The virtually indestructible design of these lights provides consumers with a long-term solution," said Harrison Smiddy, Senior Director of Global Product Marketing at Rayovac. The full analyst notes on Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. are available to download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsReview.com/04042014/SPB/report.pdf

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OSI Systems, Inc. Analyst Notes 

On March 17, 2014, OSI Systems, Inc. (OSI Systems) announced that its security division, Rapiscan Systems, has received an order worth approximately $7.0 million to provide Rapiscan Real Time Tomography (RTT) hold baggage screening systems and related maintenance services for Oslo Airport. "We are excited about the selection of Rapiscan's RTT high speed checked baggage screening solution for use at Norway's most prestigious airport. As European airports upgrade their screening infrastructure to handle increased passenger demand and comply with the latest regulatory requirements, our RTT screening solutions are an excellent choice as they are approved to EU's standard 3, its most demanding standard for explosives detection performance for equipment providing high throughput," said Deepak Chopra, CEO of OSI Systems. The full analyst notes on OSI Systems, Inc. are available to download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsReview.com/04042014/OSIS/report.pdf

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