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June 19, 2014
10:01 EDTRYAAY, NBCB, BRKR, SBUX, LZB, FDX, AT, SPR, HPP, DMND, ANGOOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy upgrades include: AngioDynamics (ANGO) upgraded at Canaccord... Atlantic Power (AT) upgraded to Sector Perform from Underperform at RBC Capital... Bruker (BRKR) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo... Diamond Foods (DMND) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays... FedEx (FDX) upgraded to Sector Perform from Underperform at RBC Capital... First NBC Bank (NBCB) upgraded at Sterne Agee... Hudson Pacific (HPP) upgraded to Buy from Hold at KeyBanc... La-Z-Boy (LZB) upgraded to Buy from Hold at BB&T... Ryanair (RYAAY) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS... Spirit AeroSystems (SPR) upgraded at Sterne Agee... Starbucks (SBUX) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS.
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November 27, 2015
11:49 EDTSBUXDutch Finance Ministry appeals EU Starbucks tax directive, Reuters says
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November 24, 2015
13:08 EDTFDXFTC clears FedEx, TNT Express tie-up, Reuters says
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08:48 EDTFDXAmazon may be running air cargo trial in Ohio, Motherboard says
Amazon (AMZN), which has been increasingly investing in its own alternatives to UPS (UPS), FedEx (FDX) and other shipping partners, may be utilizing a third-party air cargo operation in Ohio, dubbed "Aerosmith," on a trial basis to transport products between East Coast and West Coast fulfillment operations, according to Motherboard. Reference Link
November 18, 2015
08:36 EDTSBUXStarbucks sees expanding gross margin in 2016
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08:20 EDTSBUXStarbucks sees no impact from economic weakness in China
Says lunch and afternoon offerings are increasingly relevant to customers. Says has started to roll out Evenings program in multiple stores. Says food makes up 20% of sales, up from 17% a few years ago. Says goal to have food make up 25% of sales. Says Morning Daypart sales up 22% over past five years. Says "a lot of opportunity" in lunch. Says breakfast sandwich sales have doubled over past three years. Says all comp growth in China is traffic. Says growing store portfolio in China at 30% per year clip. Sees no impact from economic weakness in China.
08:15 EDTSBUXStarbucks CFO: 1,500 stores in U.S. have Clover machines, up 50% y/y
Says 1,500 stores have Clover machines now in the U.S., up 50% year over year. Sees selling premium coffees in more international markets. Sees opening 500 larger-format reserve cafes. Says focusing on elevating tea presence in stores. Says Teavana brand driving revenue growth, contributing to comp growth. Plans to have Teavana in more Starbucks stores worldwide.
08:10 EDTSBUXStarbucks sees annual EPS growth of at least 15%
Sees annual revenue growth of about 10%. Says at mid-to-single digit comps each quarter. Says growing comps at 8%. Says playing "the long game." Says growth built on innovation, store experience. Says will see softness in topline unless it invests heavily in store experience. Says food is growing faster than beverage in U.S. stores. Says started to invest in "partner digital." Says customer-facing digital apps and technology is industry leading, though lagging behind in partner-facing digital technology. Says employee turnover is down. Comments taken from Morgan Stanley Global Consumer and Retail Conference.
07:19 EDTSBUXDunkin' Donuts tests mobile ordering app, Bloomberg reports
Dunkin' Donuts, owned by Dunkin' Brands (DNKN), is aiming to play catch up to Starbucks (SBUX) by testing a mobile ordering and delivery service in certain U.S. markets, Bloomberg reports. Starting Wednesday, 124 Dunkin' locations in Portland, Maine, will let customers order ahead of time through an app, the report says. Roughly 19 cafes in Dallas are also testing the delivery, with additional locations in Atlanta, Chicago, L.A., and Washington coming soon, the report says. Reference Link
06:19 EDTFDXUPS, FedEx peers see business in bulky item deliveries, WSJ says
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November 17, 2015
16:12 EDTLZBLa-Z-Boy reports Q2 EPS 41c, consensus 41c
Reports Q2 revenue $382.9M, consensus $388.11M. Reports same-store written sales for La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries store network up 3.6%.
15:13 EDTLZBNotable companies reporting after market close
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14:28 EDTLZBLa-Z-Boy technical comments ahead of results
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07:52 EDTSBUXMorgan Stanley to hold a conference
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06:32 EDTANGOFDA closes out warning letter to AngioDynamics
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November 16, 2015
17:02 EDTSBUXPoint72 added to lululemon position, subtracted from Netflix position
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16:43 EDTSPRGreenlight Capital added Apple, sold some SunEdison
Greenlight Capital gave a quarterly update on its stakes in a filing this afternoon. NEW STAKES: CNX Coal Resources (CNXC), Garmin (GRMN), Terraform Global (GLBL), and Liberty Global (LILA). INCREASED STAKES: Apple (AAPL), Michael Kors (KORS), Dillard's (DDS), UIL Holdings (UIL), and Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA). DECREASED STAKES: SunEdison (SUNE), Micron (MU), Voya (VOYA), Applied Materials (AMAT), and SunEdison Semiconductor (SEMI). LIQUIDATED STAKES: Citizens Financial (CFG), Lam Research (LRCX), Spirit AeroSystems (SPR), Hertz (HTZ), and Macy's (M).
09:37 EDTFDXActive equity options trading on open
Active equity options trading on open: AAPL FB ORCL BAC SUNE FDX FCX EXPE NFLX MU AMZN INTC TSLA

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