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March 20, 2013
05:55 EDTKBH, KBH, LULU, LULU, MOV, MOV, PERY, PERY, ROST, ROST, SCHL, SCHL, WOR, WOR, CATO, CATO, IHS, IHSCompanies reporting Before the Market Open on Thursday, March 21
Notable companies reporting before the opening bell on Thursday include Cato Corp (CATO), IHS (IHS), KB Home (KBH), Lululemon Athletica (LULU), Movado Group (MOV), Perry Ellis International (PERY), Ross Stores (ROST), Scholastic (SCHL), and Worthington Industries (WOR).
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April 23, 2014
19:41 EDTIHSIHS Inc. awarded patent for question-answering technology
IHS Inc. announced it has been granted a new patent for the question-answering technology behind its award-winning IHS Goldfire software. Patent No. 8,666,730, labeled “Question-Answering System and Method Based on Semantic Labeling of Text Documents and User Questions,” further extends more than two decades of leadership by IHS Goldfire in precision search technologies, the company said. The patent was issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office on March 4 and is valid through March 2030.
April 21, 2014
16:40 EDTLULUOn The Fly: Closing Wrap
Stocks on Wall Street were higher for the fifth straight session. Volume remained light on this Monday following Easter, as a number of international markets remained closed. The averages spent time on both sides of the flat-line early in the trading day before settling into a narrow range in positive territory for most of the second half of the session. ECONOMIC EVENTS: In the U.S., the Chicago Fed national activity index fell to 0.20 in March, matching the consensus forecast. The Conference Board's index of leading indicators rose 0.8% in March, beating the consensus forecast for an increase of 0.7%. COMPANY NEWS: Ford (F) is preparing to announce that its Chief Operating Officer, Mike Fields, will take the CEO role at the company following the retirement of current CEO Alan Mulally later this year, according to a report from Bloomberg. Shares of Ford were little changed for the session following the report, losing 2c, or 0.13%, to close at $15.98... U.S.-listed shares of British pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca (AZN) gained $5.61, or 8.84%, to $69.10 after the U.K.'s Sunday Times said Pfizer (PFE) has takeover interest in the company. Analysts had mixed opinions on the report, with Citigroup saying a bid looks "highly probable," while analysts at Bernstein think such a deal would conflict with Pfizer's strategy of getting smaller. Shares of Pfizer rose 61c, or 2.02%, to $30.86 following the report... MAJOR MOVERS: Among the notable gainers was Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT), up $9.58, or 39.26%, to $33.98 after announcing plans to submit a New Drug Application to the FDA by the end of this year for the approval of eteplirsen for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Also higher was Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), which rose 43c, or 11.65%, to $4.12 after the semiconductor manufacturer reported earnings and revenue that topped expectations after the close on Thursday. Among the noteworthy losers was MoneyGram (MGI), down $2.01, or 13.57%, to $12.80 in its second straight losing session after Wal-Mart (WMT) announced that it was launching its own money transfer service. MoneyGram's slide today comes after the stock dropped by more than 18% on Thursday following Wal-Mart's announcement. Also lower was lululemon (LULU), down $2.64, or 5.11%, to $49.07 after analysts at Sterne Agee said the company's investor day presentation, held on Thursday, did not include a substantive plan to grow same-store sales. INDEXES: The Dow was up 40.71, or 0.25%, to 16,449.25, the Nasdaq was up 26.03, or 0.64%, to 4,121.55, and the S&P 500 was up 7.04, or 0.38%, to 1,871.89.
14:44 EDTLULULululemon shares weak after 'uneventful' analyst day
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08:46 EDTLULUlululemon Analyst Day uneventful, says Sterne Agee
Following lululemon's Analyst Day, Sterne Agee says that the company did not present a significantly substantive plan to increase its same-store sales. The firm thinks the company's product looks good, but that its women's product is too focused on its loyal customers. Sterne Agee keeps an Underperform rating on the stock.
07:34 EDTLULULululemmon granted dismissal of U.S. yoga pant lawsuits, Reuters says
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April 17, 2014
12:01 EDTPERYPerry Ellis enters license agreement with Parigi Group
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07:31 EDTLULULululemon faces increased competition in yogawear industry, Reuters says
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April 15, 2014
09:39 EDTLULUlululemon to host analyst day
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07:01 EDTLULUlululemon can ease competition concerns at analyst day, says Canaccord
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April 11, 2014
12:42 EDTKBHOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
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06:42 EDTKBHKB Home upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform at Keefe Bruyette
Keefe Bruyette upgraded KB Home to Market Perform with a $17 price target citing valuation.
April 10, 2014
11:01 EDTKBHKB Home acquires 500 lots at Patterson Ranch in Fremont
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07:02 EDTCATOCato Corp. sees Q1 EPS 89c-95c, one estimate 95c
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07:02 EDTCATOCato Corp. reports March SSS down 5%; March sales $102M
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