Building on High Demand: Strong Sales, New Development Projects - Research Report on MasTec, Pike, D.R. Horton, Xinyuan and Standard Pacific

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NEW YORK,  March 6, 2013  /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Investors Alliance announced new research reports highlighting MasTec,
Inc. (NYSE: MTZ), Pike Electric Corporation (NYSE: PIKE),  D.R. Horton, Inc.
(NYSE: DHI), Xinyuan Real Estate Co., Ltd. (NYSE: XIN) and Standard Pacific
Corp. (NYSE: SPF). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge -
including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the
links below.

MasTec, Inc. Research Report

MasTec rose by around 2 percent after the infrastructure construction company
reported its fourth quarter and full year results. The company's quarterly
revenue was up by 27 percent to  $932 million, with organic growth of 25
percent. Furthermore, annual revenue was up 32 percent to  $3.7 billion. The
company is upbeat about its future prospects, starting the year with record
levels of backlog. Furthermore, the company is confident that it is
well-positioned to capitalize on growing markets like oil & gas, electrical
transmission and wireless. The company has also invested more on equipment to
support growth, with capital expenditures for 2013, currently estimated at  $100
million, compared to  $80 million  in 2012. The Full Research Report on MasTec,
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/4460_MTZ]

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Pike Electric Corporation Research Report

Pike continues to attract interest after the company reported stellar revenue
growth of 59 percent for the last quarter, driven by strong construction
revenue. Pike Chairman and CEO  J. Eric Pike  comments that earnings for the six
months ended  December 31, 2012  are already three times higher than the  31
cents  per diluted share that the company reported for the fiscal year ended 
June 30, 2012, proving that that the company is on its way to a record year.
Following these results, Pike had its price target boosted by FBR Capital from 
$14 to $17, and the firm currently has an outperform rating on the stock. The
Full Research Report on Pike Electric 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/31ab_PIKE]

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D.R. Horton, Inc. Research Report

D.R. Horton  recently purchased 28 residential lots in  Smyrna  for roughly 
$1.4 million. The company bought the remaining vacant developed lots from
developer  Scott Sohr, and Sohr expects  D.R. Horton  to acquire more lots in
the  Nashville  area. According to  Jason Brown, regional director of
Metrostudy, a  Houston-based research firm, "There are a lot of builders who
would like to be in  Nashville  because of a solid performing market." Earlier
this year,  D.R. Horton  reported that net sales orders increased 60 percent to 
$1.3 billion. Moving forward, the company expects to capitalize on the high
demand for construction services. The Full Research Report on  D.R. Horton, 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/5465_DHI]

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Xinyuan Real Estate Co., Ltd. Research Report

Xinyuan has been making headlines after the  China-based real estate developer
reported strong fourth quarter and full year 2012 financial results. Xinyuan
Chairman and CEO  Yong Zhang  notes the stability of  China's  property market
and expects the housing market to remain healthy. The company's fourth quarter
revenue totaled at  $263 million, up 37 percent from  $199 million  from the
fourth quarter of 2011.In order to continue its momentum, the company has begun
pre-selling its Zhengzhou Century East A properties, and expects to debut four
additional projects within the year. The company also plans to pursue land
acquisitions and development projects to fuel growth. The Full Research Report
on Xinyuan Real Estate Co., Ltd. - 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/78ac_XIN]

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Standard Pacific Corp. Research Report

Standard Pacific was proud to report its strong 2012 financial performance, with
fourth quarter net income of  $486 million, or  $1.22  per diluted share. Fourth
quarter net new orders are also up 60 percent and backlog was up 106 percent
year-over-year. The company's CEO and President  Scott Stowell  commented that
the solid demand experienced during the first month of 2013 makes him optimistic
that the company is off to strong performance for the rest of the year. With a
growing backlog and strong demand, the company is well-positioned for growth.
The Full Research Report on Standard Pacific Corp. - 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/ef53_SPF]

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