LONDON & NEW YORK, April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- "With investors hungry for returns, some of Europe's top companies hold the deepest value and will needto break-up in order to generate major shareholder wealth. We've now analyzed and captured which stocks will", claims UK based, leading global special situations and spinoff research advisor, The Spinoff Report (TSR)®. Take the S&P 500, after losing a third of its current valuation, the US's most benchmarked index of top 500 firms is now back up +5% vs. its value in Dec 2007. Now consider Europe, e.g.Germany,France,Italy,Spain, etc.; the Top 50 stock index (STOXX 50) is still down -40% over the last 5 years ( Dec 3, 2007 to Mar 28, 2013) .Shocked?TSRhighlights there is potentially significant hidden value to be tapped in renowned asset rich stocks. Examples being: $28bnVivendi (VIV FP) down -47% over the above 5 year period; $62bn Telefonica SA (TEF SQ) -53%; $27bn RWE (RWE GY) -68%, $48bn Deutsche Telekom AG ( DTE GY) -45%; $19bn Carrefour SA (CA FP) -54%, $26bn France Telecom SA (FTE FP) -70%; $114bn Total SA (FP FP) -32%; $27bn Vinci SA (DG FP) -36%; to name a few. Positives? Investors will be looking to replicate and capture the profit recovery from European stocks like: $89bnVolkswagen AG (VOW3 GY) +52%; $158bn Anheuser-Busch InBev NV (ABI BB) +106%; $95bn SAP AG (SAP GY) +78% and $87bnLVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA (MC FP) +63%. You can click here to see TSR's latest recommendations or research portfolio. TSR has a unique history of finding which companies will (and potentially could) break-up / Spinoff their dual or multi-division businesses to generate greater shareholder returns.