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ivid Research Inc. is an independent research boutique that focuses on companies facing event-driven catalysts, including Chapter 11, spin-offs, corporate reorganizations as well as opportunistic, overvalued or transformational / turnaround situations.  Vivid Research covers most industries and makes investment recommendations across the capital structure.  Investment ideas are typically actionable near-term and can be expected to generate an attractive risk weighted return during a one to two year investment horizon.  Vivid Research publishes and distributes approximately 10 investment ideas per year, The Event Driven Situation Report, to subscribers, mainly  hedge funds and mutual funds.


Click on this link to review a performance of investment ideas: Vivid Research Investment Idea Performance as of 9.30.2015.pdf

Research Reports:

AbitibiBowater Inc.

Accuride Corporation

Advance America, Cash Advance

Ahern Rentals, Inc.

American Commercial Lines IncArchipelago / NYSE / LaBranche

Armstrong Worldwide Industries

Ascent Media CorporationBally Total Fitness Holding CorporationBlockbuster Inc.

Brookdale Senior Living, Inc.

Brookfield Residential Properties Inc.

Calpine Corporation

Cardtronics, Inc

Charter Communications, Inc.

Citadel Broadcasting Corporation

Colfax Corporation

Collins & Aikman, Inc.

Constar International, Inc.

Copart, Inc.

CoreLogic Inc.

Cornell Companies, Inc.

Dana Corporation

Delphi Corporation

Delta Air Lines, Inc.Deluxe Corporation

Dura Automotive Systems, Inc.

Energy Solutions, Inc.

Fedders Corporation

EZ Corp Inc.

FairPoint Communications, Inc.

Federal Mogul Corporation

Fleetwood Enterprises, Inc.

Foamex International

Fidelity National Information Services

First American Financial Corporation

Foster Wheeler Ltd.

Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co.

Griffon Corporation

Hanesbrands Inc.

Home Solutions of America, Inc.

Huntsman Corporation

Idearc Inc. (renamed SuperMedia)

Interface, Inc.














Research Reports:
Hawaiian Telcom
Intersate Bakeries Corporation
Interval Leisure Group Inc.
Kaiser Aluminum Corporation
KBR, Inc.
LaBranche / Archipelago / NYSE
Lear Corporation
Lender Processing Services (spin-off Fidelity National)
Macquerie Infrastructure Company
Madison Square Garden, Inc.
MetroPCS Communications, Inc.
Milacron Inc.
Mirant Corporation
Movie Gallery
Netspend Holdings, Inc.
Northwest Airlines Corporation
Novelis, Inc.
The Pantry, Inc.
Quest Resources Corporation
QLIK Technologies
Rosetta Stone Inc.
R. H. Donnelly Corporation (renamed Dex One)
Sabra Inc.
Salton, Inc.
Sea Containers, Ltd.
Shuffle Master, Inc.
Six Flags Entertainment
Smith & Wesson Holding Corp.
Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation
Solutia, Inc.
Spansion Inc.
Spectrum Brands, Inc.
Stoneridge, Inc.
Sun Healthcare Group, Inc.
Thor Industries, Inc.
Time Warner Cable, Inc.
Trico Marine Services, Inc.
Trump Entertainment Resorts, Inc.
US Airways Group, Inc.
U.S. Concrete, Inc.
Vector Group
VeriFone Holdings, Inc.
Walter Industries Inc.
Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc.
Wolverine Tube, Inc.