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August 14, 2014
17:41 EDTHES, WLL, WFT, BHI, VRXPoint72 Asset Management gives quarterly update on stakes
NEW STAKES: Baker Hughes (BHI), Whiting Petroleum (WLL), Valeant (VRX), Weatherford (WFT), and Hess (HES).
News For BHI;WLL;VRX;WFT;HES From The Last 14 Days
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April 10, 2015
10:00 EDTWLLOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
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10:00 EDTWFTOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy upgrades include: Bemis (BMS) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill... Gigamon (GIMO) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at William... Global Payments (GPN) upgraded to Overweight from Equal-Weight at First Analysis... Knight Transportation (KNX) upgraded on valuation, catalysts at Stifel... Macy's (M) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Buckingham... Netflix (NFLX) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup... Reckitt Benckiser (RBGLY) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS... Union Pacific (UNP) upgraded on valuation, growth outlook at Stifel... Weatherford (WFT) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital.
09:52 EDTHESHess April calls active on renewed takeover chatter
Hess April 72 and 74 calls area active on total call volume of 4,700 contracts (300 puts) on renewed takeover chatter. April call option implied volatility is at 31, May is at 30, June is at 29, August is at 27; compared to its 26-week average of 28 according to Track Data. Active call volume suggests traders taking positions for large price movement.
09:40 EDTHESRumor: Hess Corp. active on renewed takeover chatter
Shares of Hess (HES) are active in early trade on renewed speculation Exxon Mobil (XOM) may be interested in acquiring the company.
08:45 EDTWFTWeatherford upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital
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06:33 EDTWLLWhiting Petroleum downgraded to Hold from Buy at Canaccord
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April 9, 2015
17:02 EDTBHIBaker Hughes announces suspension of well count, effective immediately
Baker Hughes announced that effective immediately it has suspended the quarterly publication of the U.S. onshore well count. In response to the recent market downturn and internal initiatives to reduce costs, the company has prioritized its resources to support the ongoing publication of the weekly North America and monthly International rig counts, which continue to provide a timely and relevant snapshot of evolving market conditions.
11:39 EDTVRXPershing Square, Valeant, Allergan drop lawsuit over buyout
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10:00 EDTHESOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
Today's noteworthy initiations include: Adobe (ADBE) initiated with an Overweight at Stephens... Aimco (AIV) initiated with a Neutral at Janney Capital... Akamai (AKAM) initiated with a Hold at Deutsche Bank... Anadarko (APC) initiated with an Outperform at BMO Capital... Apache (APA) initiated with a Market Perform at BMO Capital... Arista Networks (ANET) initiated with a Neutral at Wedbush... AvalonBay (AVB) initiated with a Neutral at Janney Capital... BioScrip (BIOS) initiated with a Buy at Craig-Hallum... Brinker (EAT) initiated with a Buy at Longbow... Broadcom (BRCM) initiated with a Buy at Ladenburg... Camden Property (CPT) initiated with a Neutral at Janney Capital... Canadian National (CNI) initiated with an Overweight at Atlantic Equities... Canadian Pacific (CP) initiated with an Overweight at Atlantic Equities... Cancer Genetics (CGIX) initiated with a Buy at Janney Capital... Denny's (DENN) initiated with a Buy at Longbow... Equity Residential (EQR) initiated with a Neutral at Janney Capital... Essex Property Trust (ESS) initiated with a Neutral at Janney Capital... Fifth Third (FITB) initiated with a Buy at Evercore ISI... Garrison Capital (GARS) initiated with a Buy at Maxim... GrubHub (GRUB) initiated with a Hold at Wunderlich... Hess Corp. (HES) initiated with a Market Perform at BMO Capital... Home Properties (HME) initiated with a Buy at Janney Capital... Huntington Bancshares (HBAN) initiated with a Buy at Evercore ISI... Intersect ENT (XENT) initiated with a Buy at CRT Capital... Jack in the Box (JACK) initiated with a Neutral at Longbow... KeyCorp (KEY) initiated with a Hold at Evercore ISI... LogMeln (LOGM) initiated with a Neutral at JPMorgan... Marathon Oil (MRO) initiated with a Market Perform at BMO Capital... Marvell (MRVL) initiated with an Outperform at Cowen... Masonite (DOOR) initiated with an Outperform at Macquarie... Mid-America Apartment (MAA) initiated with a Buy at Janney Capital... Natures Sunshine Products (NATR) initiated with an In-Line at Imperial Capital... Nielsen (NLSN) initiated with an Outperform at Telsey Advisory... Plug Power (PLUG) initiated with an Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley... Post Properties (PPS) initiated with a Neutral at Janney Capital... QTS Realty Trust (QTS) initiated with a Buy at Evercore ISI... Rentrak (RENT) initiated with an Outperform at Telsey Advisory... RiceBran (RIBT) initiated with a Buy at Maxim... StarTek (SRT) initiated with a Buy at Lake Street... Tribune Media (TRCO) initiated with an Outperform at Wells Fargo... TrueCar (TRUE) initiated with a Hold at Wunderlich... UDR, Inc. (UDR) initiated with a Neutral at Janney Capital... comScore (SCOR) initiated with a Market Perform at Telsey Advisory.
April 8, 2015
17:31 EDTHESHess Corp. initiated with a Market Perform at BMO Capital
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12:17 EDTVRXOn The Fly: Midday Wrap
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10:01 EDTWFTOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
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08:12 EDTWFTWeatherford initiated with an Equal Weight at Stephens
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08:12 EDTBHIBaker Hughes initiated with an Overweight at Stephens
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06:03 EDTBHIBaker Hughes reports March international rig count down 24 to 1,252
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05:56 EDTWLLStocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; ACN WLL
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April 7, 2015
16:19 EDTBHIHalliburton to separately market certain businesses for sale
Halliburton (HAL) announced it will separately market for sale the companyís Fixed Cutter and Roller Cone Drill Bits, Directional Drilling and Logging-While-Drilling, or LWD,/Measurement-While-Drilling, or MWD, businesses. The final sale of these businesses will not be completed until the company has reached acceptable terms and conditions negotiated by Halliburton, the approval of Halliburtonís board and final approvals of the Baker Hughes (BHI) acquisition by competition authorities. Halliburton will operate as one company, including the businesses held for sale, until the sale of the identified businesses is complete. Halliburton expects to complete the sale of the businesses in the same timeframe as the closing of the pending Baker Hughes acquisition late in the second half of 2015.
05:58 EDTWLLStocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; LL WLL
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April 6, 2015
08:51 EDTWLLWhiting Petroleum has a conference call hosted by JPMorgan.
JPMorgan Analyst Allman will host a conference call with Mark Williams, Senior Vice President, Exploration and Development on April 10 at 2 pm.
06:11 EDTWLLStocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; LL WLL
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