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July 29, 2014
10:00 EDTALB, WPX, PFS, MTDR, ONE, DCO, BOH, TSN, PCYC, MWE, FGP, COST, AGNC, ZION, SBH, MSTR, LSTR, FDO, COLMOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy upgrades include: Albemarle (ALB) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Topeka... American Capital Agency (AGNC) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Wunderlich... Bank of Hawaii (BOH) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at DA Davidson... Columbia Sportswear (COLM) upgraded to Hold from Sell at McAdams Wright... Costco (COST) upgraded to Conviction Buy from Neutral at Goldman... Ducommun (DCO) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at DA Davidson... Family Dollar (FDO) upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at Piper Jaffray... Ferrellgas Partners LP (FGP) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Citigroup... Higher One (ONE) upgraded to Overweight from Underweight at Piper Jaffray... Landstar System (LSTR) upgraded to Buy from Hold at BB&T... MarkWest Energy (MWE) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Wunderlich... Matador (MTDR) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at BMO Capital... MicroStrategy (MSTR) upgraded at JMP Securities... Pharmacyclics (PCYC) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Leerink... Provident Financial (PFS) upgraded at Sterne Agee... Sally Beauty (SBH) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup... Tyson Foods (TSN) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Miller Tabak... WPX Energy (WPX) upgraded to Accumulate from Hold at Tudor Pickering... Zions Bancorp (ZION) upgraded at Bernstein.
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January 26, 2015
16:13 EDTZIONZions Bancorp reports Q4 EPS 36c, consensus 42c
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16:10 EDTBOHBank of Hawaii reports Q4 EPS 94c, consensus 93c
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16:04 EDTMSTRMicroStrategy reports Q4 EPS $1.99, consensus $1.04
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15:30 EDTZIONNotable companies reporting after market close
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10:38 EDTFDOFamily Dollar reports January preliminary SSS up 1.2%
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07:16 EDTMSTRMicroStrategy February volatility elevated into Q4 and outlook
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January 22, 2015
17:31 EDTFDOTrian Fund Management voting restrictions with Family Dollar have terminated
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09:37 EDTFDODollar Tree says Family Dollar merger could close as soon as March
Dollar Tree (DLTR) commented on the outcome of the shareholder vote of Family Dollar Stores (FDO) to approve the pending merger with Dollar Tree. It said, "Today’s vote of approval by Family Dollar shareholders represents a crucial step toward combining Dollar Tree, North America’s leading fixed-price point discount retailer, with Family Dollar, a leading multi-price point retailer with a 50+ year history of serving low and middle income customers By adding Family Dollar to our portfolio of brands, Dollar Tree will soon operate more than 13,000 stores in 48 states and five Canadian provinces with annual sales exceeding $18 billion. This merger enhances our geographic footprint and diversifies our business model. We intend to operate and grow both banners." Dollar Tree added that "several steps" need to take place to facilitate the successful completion of the acquisition. By the end of January, Dollar Tree expects to reach a preliminary agreement with the FTC staff on the list of substantially all of the stores to be divested. Dollar Tree then plans to finalize divestiture agreements with the selected buyers, to address any concerns of the investigating state attorneys general, and to execute a consent order with the FTC’s Bureau of Competition. Dollar Tree and Family Dollar have agreed to provide the FTC with four weeks’ notice prior to closing. Dollar Tree expects to initiate this four-week notice period after Dollar Tree executes a consent decree with the FTC’s Bureau of Competition, which should enable the closing of the merger as soon as March 2015.
09:25 EDTFDOFamily Dollar shareholders approve Dollar Tree merger
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09:24 EDTFDOFamily Dollar shareholders approve Dollar Tree merger
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09:23 EDTFDODollar General says Rick Dreiling to continue as chairman and CEO
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09:21 EDTFDOFamily Dollar holders approve Dollar Tree deal, Bloomberg reports
Family Dollar (FDO) shareholders approved today the buyout offer from Dollar Tree (DLTR), Bloomberg reports.
08:29 EDTPCYCPharmacyclics price target raised to $253 from $204 at JMP Securities
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06:05 EDTFDOFamily Dollar investors expected to approve Dollar Tree deal, NY Post reports
Family Dollar (FDO) investors are poised to approve Dollar Tree's (DLTR) $8.5B cash and stock takeover offer at a meeting today, The New York Post reports. Reference Link
05:05 EDTMWEMarkWest Energy raises quarterly distribution by 4c to 90c per unit
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January 20, 2015
14:29 EDTTSNTyson Foods settles Missouri chemical spill suit for $540K
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09:01 EDTLSTRLandstar System downgraded to Underperform from Peer Perform at Wolfe Research
07:52 EDTALBAlbemarle announces new organizational structure and senior leadership team
Albemarle announced that as a result of the completion of its acquisition of Rockwood Holdings, it will realign its global business units, effective by the end of the Q1. The new structure aligns the company's strategic assets and businesses to be market focused. The new Albemarle structure will consist of three global business units, or GBUs: Chemetall Surface Treatment, Refining Solutions and Performance Chemicals. Consistent with the new organizational structure, the company also announced its senior leadership team, all reporting to President and CEO Luke Kissam. Joris Merckx will serve as president, Chemetall Surface Treatment. Silvio Ghyoot will serve as president, Refining Solutions. Michael Wilson will serve as president, Performance Chemicals. Matt Juneau will serve as senior vice president, Corporate Strategy and Investor Relations. The leadership team changes will become effective with the realignment of the global business units before the end of the Q1. In the interim, business and investor questions should be routed to the current contact.
05:52 EDTMTDRMatador acquires HEYCO for cash, stock, preferred stock
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05:42 EDTMTDRMatador to host conference call
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