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January 16, 2014
09:12 EDTYHOO, HPQ, AMRN, AMGN, NUS, CEC, JCP, BBY, CSX, ILMN, BLK, SCHW, C, UNH, SRPT, APOOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
UP AFTER EARNINGS: Charles Schwab (SCHW), up 3%... BlackRock (BLK), up 1.5%. ALSO HIGHER: CEC Entertainment (CEC), up 13% after acquired by Apollo (APO) affiliate for $54 per share... HP (HPQ), up 2% after upgraded at BofA Merrill Lynch... Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT), up 16% after announcing that data from a study of eteplirsen demonstrates continued stability in walking test... Illumina (ILMN), up 4.8% after in agreement with Amgen (AMGN) to develop oncology companion diagnostic test. DOWN AFTER EARNINGS: Citigroup (C), down 2.6%... CSX (CSX), down 6%.... UnitedHealth (UNH), down 0.5%. ALSO LOWER: Best Buy (BBY), down 30% after reporting domestic Holiday same-store sales fell 0.9%... Yahoo (YHOO), down 2% after COO Henrique de Castro to leave company effective January 16 after reportedly clashing with CEO Mayer... J.C. Penney (JCP), down 3.9% after announcing plans to close 33 underperforming stores and cut 2K jobs... after reporting earnings and revenue that just slightly missed estimates... Nu Skin (NUS), down 16.3% after responding to People's Daily article that called it a "pyramid scheme"... Amarin (AMRN), down 9.6% after the FDA delayed its ANCHOR SPA appeal, shares downgraded at MKM Partners.
News For BBY;HPQ;C;JCP;YHOO;SCHW;CEC;APO;BLK;NUS;SRPT;ILMN;AMGN;UNH;CSX;AMRN From The Last 14 Days
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April 21, 2015
16:04 EDTAMGNAmgen raises FY15 EPS view to $9.35-$9.65 from $9.05-$9.40, consensus $9.32
Narrows FY15 revenue view to $20.9B-$21.3B from $20.8B-$21.3B, consensus $20.98B.
16:02 EDTAMGNAmgen reports Q1 EPS $2.48, consensus $2.10
Reports Q1 revenue $5.03B, consensus $4.91B.
16:00 EDTCOptions Update; April 21, 2015
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures down 1c to 21.53 Option volume leaders: AAPL TSLA TWTR GILD FB PBR AMZN C KMI KO VZ MCD according to Track Data.
15:28 EDTAMGN, ILMN, YHOONotable companies reporting after market close
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13:51 EDTAMGNEarnings Watch: Amgen's Enbrel, Neulasta sales key for Q1 results
Amgen (AMGN) is scheduled to report first quarter earnings after the market close on Tuesday, April 21 with a conference call scheduled for 5:00 pm ET. Amgen, a biotechnology medicines company, engages in the discovery, development, manufacture, and marketing of human therapeutic products in the areas of supportive cancer care, inflammation, nephrology, and bone diseases. EXPECTATIONS: Analysts are looking for earnings per share of $2.10 on revenue of $4.91B, according to First Call. The consensus range for EPS is $1.91-$2.25 on revenue of $4.62B-$5.13B. LAST QUARTER: Amgen reported fourth quarter EPS of $2.16 against estimates of $2.05 on revenue of $5.33B against estimates of $5.2B. With its Q4 report, Amgen also reiterated its fiscal year EPS view of 9.05-$9.40, on revenue of of $20.8B-$21.3B. Total product sales increased 8% for Q4 versus Q4 of 2013. The increase was driven primarily by Enbrel, Neulasta, Prolia, XGEVA and Vectibix .Growth for the quarter was due primarily to higher unit demand, and to a lesser extent, price. Product sales increased 6% for the full year driven by strong performance across the portfolio. STREET RESEARCH: On March 23, Piper Jaffray said the "positive" trial data Teva (TEVA) reported for its anti-CGRP antibody in migraines is another important validation for the class of drugs that is also being worked on by Amgen, Eli Lilly (LLY), and Alder Biopharmaceuticals (ALDR). The firm said it thinks Amgen is one of the leaders in CGRP antibody space and reiterated its Overweight rating and $187 price target on Amgen shares. On March 16, RBC Capital said it believes that data presented by Amgen on its evolocumab drug for hyperlipidemia.was "very positive." The firm expects the drug to be approved in late summer. It predicts that revenue from the drug will ramp modestly and steadily, and then accelerate after positive studies of the drug's effects are released in 2017. RBC Capital estimates that worldwide revenue from the drug will peak at $2.5B+. It keeps an Outperform rating on Amgen. PRICE ACTION: Amgen shares are higher by around 6% since its last earnings report on January 27, and are up 1.25% to to $168.06 in afternoon trading ahead of Tuesday's earnings report.
13:34 EDTYHOOEarnings Watch: Yahoo shares dropped more than 6.5% since last earnings report
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11:16 EDTHPQOptions with increasing implied volatility
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09:37 EDTHPQHP sells Snapfish to District Photo ahead of seperation
HP announced a definitive agreement to divest Snapfish, its photo storage and merchandising business. District Photo will acquire the Snapfish business, including technology assets and employees. After the transaction closes, HP will maintain a partnership with Snapfish. Snapfish will continue to use HP printing solutions, and HP will provide the HP Connected Photo application developed by Snapfish on HP consumer PCs, including the Sprout computing platform, the company said. HP expects the transaction to close in the second half of FY15. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. It added, "The divestiture is consistent with HPís strategy to focus the organization following HPís previously announced separation."
09:02 EDTAPOBlackstone, Wells Fargo in talks on more GE financial assets, Bloomberg says
General Electric (GE), which has announced plans to divest the majority of its GE Capital businesses, is in talks about the potential sale of its $74B U.S. commercial-lending unit, reported Bloomberg, echoing a similar report from The Wall Street Journal. Potential buyers include Blackstone (BX), Mitsubishi UFJ (MTU) Wells Fargo (WFC) and Apollo Global (APO), according to people with knowledge of the matter. Reference Link
08:04 EDTHPQHP, FireEye announce partnership
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06:04 EDTYHOOYahoo, Microsoft add termination clause to search deal
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05:56 EDTHPQStocks with implied volatility movement; CNX HPQ
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05:48 EDTCSXStocks with implied volatility movement; XRT CSX
Stocks with implied volatility movement; S&P Retail Index SPDR (XRT) 18, CSX (CSX) 34 according to iVolatility.
April 20, 2015
19:32 EDTCU.S. pressures JPMorgan, Citi, others to settle forex case by mid-May, FT says
The U.S. Department of Justice is pressuring JPMorgan (JPM), Barclays (BCS), Citi (C), Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), and UBS (UBS) to reach a settlement by mid-May regarding alleged foreign exchange manipulation, reports the Financial Times, citing people familiar with the situation. The Financial Times notes that the settlement could see some of the banks paying roughly $1B. Sources say that the Department is demanding guilty pleas from "most" of the banks. Reference Link
16:01 EDTCOptions Update; April 20, 2015
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures down 78c to 21.52. Option volume leaders: AAPL VZ PBR TWTR TSLA TWTR NFLX MCP FB AMZN AA C according to Track Data.
13:28 EDTILMNIllumina May volatility elevated into Q1 and outlook
Illumina April call option implied volatility is at 89, May is at 48, June is at 34, September at 48; compared to its 26-week average of 37 according to Track Data, suggesting larger near term price movement into the expected release of Q1 results on April 21.
13:24 EDTBLKSEC charges BlackRock Advisors with breaching fiduciary duty
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11:10 EDTYHOOStocks with call strike movement; TWC YAHOO
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09:04 EDTYHOOYahoo names Sharon Carty as editor-in-chief of Yahoo Autos digital magazine
Yahoo (YHOO) announced that Sharon Carty is the new Editor-in-Chief of the recently launched digital magazine, Yahoo Autos. Sharon will lead a talented group of automotive experts including Managing Editor Justin Hyde, Editor-at-Large Alex Lloyd and Road Test Editor Aki Sugawara. Sharon joins Yahoo Autos from AOLís (AOL) Autoblog where she was the Editor-in-Chief overseeing a staff of reporters and videographers.
05:47 EDTCSXStocks with implied volatility movement; TWC CSX
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