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March 15, 2013
10:00 EDTDAL, BBT, BSRR, KMT, BBCN, JBHT, LCC, RIG, RDS.A, SCHW, CL, DTSI, ULTA, PGR, EWBCOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy downgrades include: BBCN Bank (BBCN) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Keefe Bruyette... Charles Schwab (SCHW) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Compass Point... East West (EWBC) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Keefe Bruyette... J.B. Hunt (JBHT) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Bernstein... Kennametal (KMT) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Longbow... Progressive (PGR) downgraded to Underperform from Market Perform at Keefe Bruyette... Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A) downgraded to Underweight from Neutral at JPMorgan... Sierra Bancorp (BSRR) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Keefe Bruyette... Transocean (RIG) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Jefferies... Ulta Salon (ULTA) downgraded to Perform from Outperform at Oppenheimer... BB&T (BBT) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Sandler ONeill... DTS, Inc. (DTSI) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Avondale... US Airways (LCC) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James... Delta Air Lines (DAL) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James... J.B. Hunt (JBHT) downgraded at Bernstein... Colgate-Palmolive (CL) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley.
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December 10, 2014
10:44 EDTBBTBB&T CEO says managing expenses in this environment 'really hard'
BB&T (BBT) says sees consumer, business confidence improving in 2015. Expects that 2015 will not be a "break out" year. Says still challenges to increase revenue in U.S. market. Says long-term goals include: Less-volatile results, growing dividends, capital return, growing share price. Sees "solid" revenue year in 2015, will remain "intensely focused" on expenses. Says managing expenses in this environment "really hard." Says "well prepared" to successfully execute on Susquehanna (SUSQ) acquisition. Says feels "substantially" better about global economy than last year, though notes that it has eroded "some" since last year in certain regions. Says regulators feeling "more comfortable with where banks are." Says dividends "really important" to company. Says capital request to be substantially higher in 2015, likely in the 60% range. Says not chasing growth for growth's sake. BB&T CEO Kelly King is presenting at the Goldman Sachs U.S. Financial Services Conference.
10:20 EDTULTAOptions with decreasing implied volatility
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10:00 EDTJBHTOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
Today's noteworthy initiations include: 3D Systems (DDD) initiated with an Underperform at Longbow... AutoZone (AZO) initiated with a Buy at Nomura... C.H. Robinson (CHRW) initiated with a Neutral at Nomura... CSX (CSX) initiated with a Buy at Nomura... CVS Health (CVS) initiated with a Neutral at Citigroup... Canadian National (CNI) initiated with a Neutral at Nomura... Carrizo Oil & Gas (CRZO) initiated with a Buy at Canaccord... CenterPoint Energy (CNP) initiated with a Neutral at Nomura... Con-way (CNW) initiated with a Neutral at Nomura... Cornerstone OnDemand (CSOD) initiated with a Buy at BofA/Merrill... Depomed (DEPO) initiated with an Outperform at RBC Capital... Dollar General (DG) initiated with a Buy at Citigroup... Dollar Tree (DLTR) initiated with a Neutral at Citigroup... Dynagas LNG (DLNG) initiated with a Buy at ABN Amro... EMC (EMC) initiated with a Neutral at JPMorgan... Energy Focus (EFOI) initiated with a Buy at Roth Capital... Expeditors (EXPD) initiated with a Neutral at Nomura... GasLog (GLOG) initiated with a Buy at ABN Amro... Genesee & Wyoming (GWR) initiated with a Neutral at Nomura... Golar LNG (GLNG) initiated with a Sell at ABN Amro... HII Technologies (HIIT) initiated with a Buy at Roth Capital... Hudbay Minerals (HBM) initiated with an Overweight at Barclays... J.B. Hunt (JBHT) initiated with a Buy at Nomura... Kansas City Southern (KSU) initiated with a Buy at Nomura... Kroger (KR) initiated with a Buy at Citigroup... Lear (LEA) initiated with a Buy at Northcoast... Lundin Mining (LUNMF) initiated with an Overweight at Barclays... NetApp (NTAP) initiated with a Neutral at JPMorgan... Norfolk Southern (NSC) initiated with a Neutral at Nomura... PROS (PRO) initiated with an Outperform at Pacific Crest... Qlik Technologies (QLIK)initiated with a Buy at BofA/Merrill... Rentokil (RTOKY) initiated with a Neutral at UBS... Revolution Lighting (RVLT) initiated with a Buy at Roth Capital... ServiceNow (NOW) initiated with a Buy at BofA/Merrill... Stratasys (SSYS) initiated with a Neutral at Longbow... Suburban Propane (SPH) initiated with a Hold at Stifel... Tableau (DATA) initiated with a Buy at BofA/Merrill... Teekay LNG (TGP) initiated with a Buy at ABN Amro... Tessera (TSRA) initiated with a Buy at Sidoti... Union Pacific (UNP) initiated with a Buy at Nomura... Viper Energy (VNOM) initiated with a Buy at Stifel... Visteon (VC) initiated with a Buy at Northcoast... Walgreen (WAG) initiated with a Buy at Citigroup... Werner (WERN) initiated with a Neutral at Nomura.
06:36 EDTJBHTJ.B. Hunt initiated with a Buy at Nomura
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06:00 EDTDALBarclays upgrades United, American amid lower oil prices
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05:39 EDTDALUnited Continental upgraded to Overweight from Underweight at Barclays
Barclays upgraded United Continental (UAL) two notches to Overweight from Underweight citing the benefits from lower oil prices. The firm raised its price target for shares to $76 from $52. The airliner closed yesterday down $1.73 to $62.52. Barclays also upgraded American Airlines (AAL) this morning to Overweight. Its top picks in the space are Spirit Airlines (SAVE), then American and United, followed by Delta Air Lines (DAL) and Southwest (LUV). It now has Overweight ratings on all four major U.S. airlines.
December 9, 2014
11:24 EDTRIGStocks with call strike movement; RIG GPRO
Transocean (RIG) May 22 call option implied volatility decreased 2% to 63, GoPro (GPRO) April 77.5 call option implied volatility decreased 5% to 58 according to IVolatility.
10:57 EDTDALDelta Air Lines volatility elevated into a company hosted investor meeting
Delta Air Lines December weekly call option implied volatility is at 64, December is at 43, January and February is at 37; compared to its 26-week average of 35 according to Track Data, suggesting large near term price movement into a company hosted investor meeting to be held on December 11.
09:52 EDTDALDelta Air Lines to host investor day
Investor Day to be held on December 11 at 8:30 am. Webcast Link
December 8, 2014
11:31 EDTRIGStocks with call strike movement; RIG GPRO
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December 5, 2014
13:26 EDTBBTComerica, BB&T, KeyCorp seen as potential activist targets, TheStreet says
The co-founder of PL Capital, Richard Lashley, expects shareholder activism to move from community banks to larger regional banks, including lenders like Comerica (CMA), BB&T Corp. (BBT), and KeyCorp (KEY), reported TheStreet, citing comments made during a panel on investment strategy during The Deal Economy Event at the Nasdaq Exchange. After the next presidential cycle, "When stress tests are done, when Basel is settled, and Congress will realize [the banks] have too much capital," Lashley expects more M&A in the sector, TheStreet quoted him as saying. Reference Link
12:05 EDTULTAWinslow Capital reports 4.99% passive stake in Ulta Salon
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09:17 EDTULTAOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
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09:14 EDTULTAUlta Salon price target raised to $150 from $130 at Credit Suisse
Credit Suisse raised Ulta Salon's price target to $150 citing the solid Q3 beat and raise. The firm remains bullish and reiterates its Outperform rating given market share gains, comp beats, new store openings, and accelerated brand wins.
08:54 EDTULTAUlta Salon price target raised ot$135 on strong Q3 results at Morgan Stanley
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08:29 EDTULTAUlta Salon price target raised to $145 from $135 at RW Baird
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07:43 EDTRIGLondon bankers see oil slump spurring energy industry consolidation, WSJ reports
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