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A Forward Look, The Year Ahead - Research Report on Multimedia Games Holding Company Inc., SHFL entertainment Inc., Oracle Corporation, Adobe Systems Incorporated and GlaxoSmithKline plc.

NEW YORK, March 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Investors Alliance announced new research reports highlighting Multimedia Games Holding Company Inc. (NASDAQ: MGAM), SHFL entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ: SHFL), Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ:ORCL), Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) and GlaxoSmithKline plc. (NYSE:GSK). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

Multimedia Games Holding Company Inc. Research Report

Shares of Multimedia Games Holding Company, Inc. skyrocketed higher after the company beat Wall Street earnings estimate by 11 cents per share. The company recently reported its Q1 2013 earnings on January 30, reporting that it has also beat expectations on revenues and EPS. Looking ahead, Multimedia Games is expected to trade at $20 or higher in the near future. Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $43.3 million and the average EPS estimate is 17 cents. After Multimedia Games reported its earnings, the company's shares jumped as much as 22 percent. What drives most of the company's momentum is its TournEvent slot system, with nearly half of the total units sold in the first quarter of FY 2013. The company is confident that growth will continue as momentum builds around the world. Reflecting the strong financial performance in Q1, Multimedia Games raised its guidance for FY 2013. It now forecasts revenues in the range of $174.2 million to $177.1 million, from the earlier expectations of $165.6 million to $170.2 million. Analysts' EPS estimates were 66 cents per share on revenues of $172 million for FY 2013. Q1 2013 is the 16th consecutive quarter that the company has grown net cash. The results reflect its continued investment in the expansion and maintenance of its installed base.

With increasing revenues, plenty of room for growth, and a low share price: analysts see Multimedia Games as a positive for investors, especially with the improving economic and industry outlook. The Full Research Report on Multimedia Games Holding Company Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/a246_MGAM]

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SHFL entertainment Inc. Research Report

Despite being small in size, SHFL has been consistent in reporting positive earnings. For Q4 2012, the company reported 11 percent growth in revenue and earnings compared to the same quarter in 2011. Driven by successful execution of its core business, the company had a strong finish to 2012 with record revenue of $73.6 million in Q4. IN FY 2013, the company looks forward to continued MD3 card shuffler placements, global expansion of its slot machine business, and improved e-Table offerings. SHFL will show how the company can offer "A Better Game" through its iGaming offerings and other product lines. The company's exhibit will feature products from each of its five product categories and will emphasize how it provides a better gaming experience, better security and efficiency through enhanced utility offerings, better specialty games and progressive technology, better technology with e-Table innovations, and better slot content. The Full Research Report on SHFL entertainment Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/ecd8_SHFL]

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Oracle Corporation Research Report

Oracle has explained its plans to allocate $72 billion for the cloud computing market. One way that the company plans to make use of this budget is to add a new edge to their infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) cloud computing offerings. The company will install high-end hardware called "engineering systems" loaded with Oracle software in a customer's data center. The customer will pay a monthly fee to rent them, and they will be stored in a "private cloud" that involves both hardware and software.

The inclusion of hardware in their IaaS offerings was made to boost the use of the company's hardware as well as to increase the number cloud subscribers. Oracle CEO Larry Ellison said that he expects hardware sales to turn positive in the fourth quarter, with products like the company's Exa-series and Sparc engineered systems being offered in the new IaaS system. The Full Research Report on Oracle Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/8b14_ORCL]

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Adobe Systems Incorporated Research Report

Adobe is also incorporating new features to its Creative Cloud service. Incorporating Behance into the Creative Cloud service will lead to an increase in subscribers by 1 million. This will allow the company to earn $685 every year from subscriptions. To boost its sales higher, the company is also producing tablet and smartphone catalog apps to engage mobile-based shoppers. Adobe had a strong fourth quarter due to cloud subscriptions, and the company is planning to continue this momentum. The software producer is planning to transition to a complete cloud delivery model within four years. By 2015, the company expects to have approximately 4 million Creative Cloud subscribers.  The Full Research Adobe Systems Incorporated - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/cf7f_ADBE]

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GlaxoSmithKline plc. Research Report

A cure for Alzheimer's is the main focus of GlaxoSmithKline. A research team in Universite Laval in Canada has discerned a way to encourage the brains defense system to naturally combat Alzheimer's. The breakthrough in this is that the cure itself is already available through GlaxoSmithKline's portfolio as it is an active ingredient in the healthcare company's records for years. Research has tested that after injecting mice that show Alzheimer's symptoms, within months' time the mice have shown astonishing improvement in their ability in terms of comprehension and learning. Discoveries like this will propagate the company's record in breakthrough medicine, and its contribution to curing the 6th probable cause of death in the United States. The Full Research Report on GlaxoSmithKline plc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/1372_GSK]

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