New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News For AAPL;FB;RSH;TGT;EXPR;SNTS;LULU;GIVN From The Last 14 Days
Check below for free stories on AAPL;FB;RSH;TGT;EXPR;SNTS;LULU;GIVN the last two weeks.
Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.
<< 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | all recent news | >>
August 11, 2014
06:23 EDTAAPLGoogle testing "Listen Now" music ads, WSJ reports
Subscribe for More Information
06:12 EDTFBFacebook implied volatility of 31 at lower end of index mean range
Subscribe for More Information
August 10, 2014
16:51 EDTAAPLCourt rejects $324M settlement in tech hiring conspiracy, NYT says
Subscribe for More Information
August 8, 2014
17:10 EDTTGTMarket finishes week up slightly as earnings offset by political events
Stocks finished the week fractionally higher than where they started as strong corporate earnings reports and better than expected economic data was weighed against concerns about geopolitical issues and negative M&A news. MACRO NEWS: A few ongoing geopolitical conflicts worried investors and weighed on shares. Russia unveiled sanctions against Western countries, banning the import of a wide range of food items from the U.S, the EU and a few allied countries in response to sanctions recently enacted against it from G7 nations... President Obama authorized the bombing of rebels in Iraq and Hamas and Israel failed to reach a permanent truce... An ISM services index, the U.S. trade deficit for June, and weekly jobless claims were all better than expected. Meanwhile, the increase in unit labor costs last quarter came in below the consensus outlook, perhaps easing fears that the Fed will need to raise interest rates sooner than expected. COMPANY NEWS: On the M&A front, two huge potential deals fell through as 21st Century Fox (FOX, FOXA) withdrew its offer to acquire Time Warner (TWX) and Sprint (S) reportedly decided to end its pursuit of a merger with peer T-Mobile (TMUS)... President Obama indicated that his administration would take unilateral steps in an effort to prevent companies from carrying out tax inversion acquisitions. Among the deals or possible transactions that involve inversion are Medtronic's (MDT) acquisition of Covidien (COV), Valeant's (VRX) proposed takeover of Allergan (AGN) and Mylan's (MYL) acquisition of Abbott's (ABT) developed markets branded generics pharmaceuticals business. Meanwhile, Walgreen's (WAG) stock tumbled after the U.S. company said it would not structure its takeover of European drugstore chain Alliance Boots as a tax inversion deal... 21st Century Fox, 3D printer maker Stratasys (SSYS), chip maker NVIDIA (NVDA), brewer Molson Coors (TAP), and luxury accessories maker Coach (COH) all rose following their earnings reports. Conversely, Target (TGT), luxury accessories maker Michael Kors (KORS) and Internet coupon provider Groupon (GRPN) fell following their results or guidance... Gannett (GCI) struck a deal to acquire the remaining 73% interest in Classified Ventures, whose primary asset is the online car shopping website Cars.com, for $1.8B from the other partners in the venture, which include McClatchy (MNI), Tribune Media (TRBAA), Graham Holdings (GHC) and A. H. Belo (AHC). Gannett also announced plans to spin-off its Publishing business, which includes USA Today, through a tax-free distribution to shareholders... McDonald's (MCD) stock was little changed after the company reported that its comparable store sales fell 2.5% in July, which was significantly worse than expected. Food quality issues weighed on the fast food company's sales in Asia and as a result of the China supplier issue, the company warned its previously issued global comparable sales forecast for 2014 is now at risk. INDEXES: The Dow finished the week up 0.35% to 16,553.93, the S&P 500 rose 0.32% to 1,931.59, and the Nasdaq gained 0.41% to 4,370.90.
16:16 EDTAAPLU.S. judge rejects Apple, Google antitrust hiring accord, Bloomberg reports
Subscribe for More Information
16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; August 8, 2014
Subscribe for More Information
10:32 EDTLULUlululemon advances after founder sells shares to PE investor
Subscribe for More Information
09:37 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
Subscribe for More Information
09:15 EDTLULUOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
HIGHER: NVIDIA (NVDA), up 4.2%, upgraded at Needham following its better than expected Q2 results... Arista Networks (ANET), up 8%, upgraded at Citigroup following better than expected Q2 results, announcing an expanded strategic relationship with VMware (VMW)... Tekmira Pharmaceuticals (TKMR), up 17.5% after announcing that the FDA verbally confirmed they have modified the full clinical hold placed on its TKM-Ebola treatment to a partial clinical hold... Gap (GPS), up 4.7% after July same-store sales rose 2%, company issues Q2 EPS outlook above the consensus estimate... lululemon (LULU), up 2.4% after founder agrees to sell half his stake to Advent for $845M. UP AFTER EARNINGS: SolarCity (SCTY), up 1%... Assured Guaranty (AGO), up 9%... MercadoLibre (MELI), up 13.6%. LOWER: Zynga (ZNGA), down 6% after lowering fiscal 2014 guidance... McDonald's (MCD), down 0.4% after Chinese supplier issue contributes to July comparable sales drop of 2.5%.
08:21 EDTLULUOptions expected to be active
Subscribe for More Information
07:40 EDTLULUlululemon fundamental risk remains after founder sale, says Jefferies
Subscribe for More Information
07:31 EDTAAPLChina refutes report of Apple product procurement ban, Re/code reports
Subscribe for More Information
06:53 EDTLULULululemon volatility expected to move, founder will sell half his stake
Subscribe for More Information
05:59 EDTLULUStocks with implied volatility movement; MNKD LULU
Stocks with implied volatility movement; MannKind (MNKD) 116, lululemon (LULU) 39 according to iVolatility.
August 7, 2014
18:41 EDTLULUOn The Fly: After Hours Movers
Subscribe for More Information
16:56 EDTLULUlululemon founder to sell half his stake to Advent for $845M
Subscribe for More Information
16:25 EDTLULUlululemon jumps 9% after Dow says founder to sell half his stake
16:25 EDTLULUlululemon founder to sell half his stake to Advent, Dow reports
lululemon founder Chip Wilson will sell half his stake to private equity firm Advent for $845M and Advent will receive two board seats and review the company's governance, Dow Jones reports, citing sources. The deal takes a proxy fight and potential hostile buyout off the table for now, Dow adds.
16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; August 7, 2014
Subscribe for More Information
15:33 EDTFBFacebook in talks with studios on content for Oculus Rift, The Information says
Subscribe for More Information
<< 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | all recent news | >>

Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.

I agree to the theflyonthewall.com disclaimer & terms of use