New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News Breaks
April 18, 2012
10:30 EDTXOM, SEMG, DECK, PII, MCEP, CHRW, WLT, FSLR, AIGOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy upgrades include: AIG (AIG) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at William Blair... C.H. Robinson (CHRW) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank... Deckers Outdoor (DECK) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Sterne Agee... First Solar (FSLR) upgraded to Hold from Sell at Cantor... First Solar upgraded to Buy from Underperform at BofA/Merrill... Mid-Con Energy (MCEP) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at RW Baird... SemGroup (SEMG) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank... Walter Energy (WLT) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley... Polaris Industries (PII) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo... Exxon Mobil (XOM) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank.
News For AIG;CHRW;DECK;FSLR;MCEP;SEMG;WLT;PII;XOM From The Last 14 Days
Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 >>
January 26, 2016
10:39 EDTAIGAIG CEO says clients depend on its scale
AIG CEO says "before you value us against peers, you need to choose the right peers." Hancock says the company has been listening to "all of its shareholders" and increased its transparency in reaction. AIG CEO Peter Hancock is speaking on CNBC.
10:00 EDTFSLROn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
Today's noteworthy initiations include: Criteo (CRTO) initiated with an Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley... Devon Energy (DVN) initiated with a Buy at Citi... Fair Isaac (FICO) initiated with an Outperform at William Blair... First Solar (FSLR) initiated with a Buy at Roth Capital... Ideal Power (IPWR) initiated with a Buy at Rodman & Renshaw... Juniper Pharmaceuticals (JNP) initiated with an Outperform at Northland... MeetMe (MEET) initiated with a Buy at Topeka... MoneyGram (MGI) initiated with a Buy at Feltl... Petroleum Geo-Services (PGSVY) initiated with a Buy at HSBC... Rubicon Project (RUBI) initiated with an Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley... Smart & Final Stores (SFS) initiated with a Buy at BB&T... Tuesday Morning (TUES) initiated with a Neutral at B. Riley.
09:38 EDTXOMExxon Mobil downgraded to Sell from Trim at Tudor Pickering
09:15 EDTPIIOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
UP AFTER EARNINGS: Sprint (S), up 19.5%... Rambus (RMBS), up 8%... Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), up 11.3%... Sanmina (SANM), up 9.9%... Coach (COH), up 4.9%. ALSO HIGHER: Firstmerit (FMER), up 21.5% following the merger announcement with Huntington Bancshares (HBAN). DOWN AFTER EARNINGS: Polaris (PII), down 4.2%. ALSO LOWER: Huntington Bancshares, down 6.8% after announcing a merger with Firstmerit. Stratasys (SSYS), down 3.7% after being downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan.
08:49 EDTAIGAIG rallies in pre-market
The shares are up over 2.5% to $56.75 at time of writing in pre-market trading. This move up may break the short-term downtrend which would be bullish for future price. At current price next resistance is at $57.78. Support is at $55.91.
08:13 EDTFSLRFirst Solar initiated with a Buy at Roth Capital
Subscribe for More Information
07:06 EDTAIGAIG sees consolidated normalized ROE about 9% by 2017
Subscribe for More Information
07:04 EDTAIGAIG to pursue IPO of United Guaranty Corp in mid-2016
Subscribe for More Information
07:04 EDTAIGAIG believes a full breakup in near-term would detract from shareholder value
With these actions, AIG has taken another major step in simplifying our organization to be a leaner, more profitable insurer, while continuing to return capital to shareholders and improve shareholder returns," said President and CEO Peter Hancock. "The creation of more nimble, standalone business units that can grow within AIG or be spun out or sold allows us to do what is in our shareholders' best interests." Douglas M. Steenland, AIG's Non-Executive Chairman, said, "The Board's actions reflect its full support for the plans that Peter Hancock and his management team have put forward, and we are aligned that these steps will deliver strong results while creating more options for shareholder value creation in subsequent years. After careful consideration, AIG believes that a full breakup in the near term would detract from, not enhance, shareholder value. A lack of diversification benefits would reduce capital available for distribution, and there would be a loss of tax benefits. Being a non-bank SIFI is not currently a binding constraint on return of capital," said Mr. Steenland.
07:03 EDTAIGAIG says board approves organizational changes, including nine 'modular' units
Subscribe for More Information
07:03 EDTAIGAIG announces targeted expense reductions of $1.6B within two years
Subscribe for More Information
07:03 EDTAIGAIG board committs to return at least $25B to shareholders over next two years
The Board of Directors has committed to return at least $25 billion of capital to shareholders over the next two years via buybacks and dividends without compromising the utilization of the Company's deferred tax assets; approved the IPO of up to 19.9% of United Guaranty Corporation as a first step towards a full separation; and approved the sale of AIG Advisor Group to Lightyear Capital LLC and PSP Investments.
07:02 EDTAIGAIG announces actions, organizational changes to create leaner insurer
07:02 EDTAIGAIG says strengthens reserves by $3.6B pre-tax in Q4
Subscribe for More Information
07:01 EDTAIGAIG to sell AIG Advisor Group to Lightyear Capital, PSP Investments
Subscribe for More Information
07:01 EDTAIGAIG to sell AIG Advisor Group to Lightyear Capital, PSP Investments
06:10 EDTPIIPolaris Industries sees FY16 EPS $6.20-$6.80, consensus $6.94
Sees FY16 sales to be down 2% to up 3%, consensus $4.82B. Ongoing currency volatility and industry retail sales uncertainty are the major reasons for the wider guidance range for sales and earnings per share for 2016.
06:09 EDTPIIPolaris Industries reports Q4 ORV and Snowmobile sales down 18% to $862M
Subscribe for More Information
06:07 EDTPIIPolaris Industries: 2016 outlook reflects volatile year in powersports
Subscribe for More Information
06:02 EDTPIIPolaris Industries reports Q4 EPS $1.66, consensus $1.64
Reports Q4 revenue $1.11B, consensus $1.08B
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 >>

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