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March 28, 2014
09:49 EDTCME, AA, GSCME could benefit from court decision on LME reforms, Reuters says
CME (CME) may benefit from a ruling by a British court which set back the London Metal Exchange's warehouse reforms, according to Reuters. The decision cheered metals producers, including Alcoa (AA), and could also benefit warehouse owners such as Goldman Sachs (GS), the enws service stated. Reference Link
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October 28, 2014
13:00 EDTGSReport says Deutsche Bank to name Schenck to succeed CFO Krause, Reuters says
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09:20 EDTAAAlcoa to host investor day
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06:46 EDTCMECME to possibly pursue stake in Korea Exchange if shares for sale, Reuters says
CME Group CEO Phupinder Gill has shown a potential interest in acquiring a stake in Korea Exchange if the operator volunteers to divest a portion of its shares, according to Reuters, citing comments from CME's South Korea representative Hong Sung-hee. Reference Link
06:02 EDTGS'Big Brother' set to air in China on Youku internet platform, Variety reports
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October 27, 2014
10:00 EDTAAOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
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05:44 EDTAAAlcoa upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank upgraded Alcoa to Buy citing the turnaround in the company's upstream Primary smelting business following the company's Q3 results. Deutsche raised its price target for shares to $20 from $16. The stock closed Friday up 31c to $16.55.
October 23, 2014
16:16 EDTAAAlcoa to sell ownership stake in Mt. Holly Smelter to Century Aluminum
Alcoa (AA) announced that it has reached an agreement to sell its ownership stake in the Mt. Holly aluminum smelter in Goose Creek, South Carolina, to Century Aluminum Company (CENX) for $67.5M in cash, plus an additional potential earn-out. Mt. Holly is owned 50.3% by Alcoa and 49.7% by Century. The sale is subject to customary regulatory approvals, and is expected to close by the end of Q4. Based on current estimates, the transaction will not result in a significant gain or loss to Alcoa.
16:09 EDTAACentury Aluminum to acquire full ownership of Mt. Holly Smelter for $67.5M
Century Aluminum Company (CENX) announced that its wholly owned subsidiary has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Alcoa's (AA) 50.3% stake in the Mt. Holly aluminum smelter. Mt. Holly, located in Berkeley County, South Carolina, employs approximately 600 people and has an annual production capacity of 229,000 metric tons of primary aluminum. Following the closing of the transaction, Century will own 100% of Mt. Holly. Pursuant to the terms of the agreement, Century will acquire Alumax of South Carolina, a subsidiary of Alcoa and owner of Alcoa's 50.3% interest in Mt. Holly, for $67.5M in cash less certain amounts owed by Alumax to Mt. Holly and subject to working capital and other similar adjustments. The transaction is expected to close in Q4 and is subject to customary closing conditions.
07:25 EDTGSCitigroup, others careful of Ergen amid possible T-Mobile offer, Bloomberg says
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06:32 EDTGSGovernment relaxing mortgage regulations, NY Times says
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October 22, 2014
17:44 EDTCMEGFI Group special committee to review tender offer from BGC Partners
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13:58 EDTGSHumana hires Goldman to explore sale of urgent care unit, Reuters reports
Humana has hired investment bank Goldman Sachs to advise on a potential sale of its urgent care subsidiary, Concentra, according to Reuters, citing three people familiar with the matter. A deal could value the subsidiary, which Humana acquired less than four years ago, at around $1B, the report noted. Reference Link
07:44 EDTGSSterigenics exploring sale, sources say, Reuters reports
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06:34 EDTCMEBGC Partners could make hostile $675M bid for GFI Group, WSJ reports
In a move to thwart the sale of GFI Group (GFIG) To CME Group (CME), BGC Partners (BGCP) is planning to make a hostile bid to GFI for $675M, the Wall Street Journal reports. BGC's $5.25 per share tender offer to GFI shareholders, which is 15% higher than CME's offer, could come as early as this morning. Reference Link
05:29 EDTCMEBearCom Group begins cash tender offer to acquire GFI Group for $5.25 per share
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October 21, 2014
08:18 EDTGSBasel Committee accelerating work on leverage ratio, FT says
The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision will begin work on the calibration of the leverage ratio, a measure of bank capital seen as less vulnerable to manipulation, sooner than previously planned, which suggests the finished rule could be released as soon as 2015 or 2016, which is ahead of the previous target date of 2017, reported Financial Times, citing comments from the secretary-general of the committee, William Coen. Publicly traded large U.S. banks include Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C), Goldman Sachs (GS), JPMorgan (JPM), Morgan Stanley (MS), U.S. Bancorp (USB) and Wells Fargo (WFC). Publicly traded large EU banks include Banco Santander (SAN), Barclays (BCS), Credit Suisse (CS), Deutsche Bank (DB), HSBC (HSBC), ING Groep (ING), Lloyds Banking (LYG), Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and UBS (UBS). Reference Link
October 19, 2014
16:10 EDTGSGoldman reluctant to join U.K.'s BSRC, WSJ says
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October 17, 2014
16:55 EDTGSStocks end volatile week lower amid oil price plunge
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10:00 EDTGSOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy upgrades include: AK Steel (AKS) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Nomura... AMD (AMD) upgraded to Sector Perform from Underperform at Pacific Crest... Atlantic Power (AT) upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform at BMO Capital... Basic Energy (BAS) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Cowen... BorgWarner (BWA) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank... CA Technologies (CA) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays... Calumet Specialty Products (CLMT) upgraded to Outperform at Wells Fargo... DHT Holdings (DHT) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Evercore... Exelon (EXC) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Citigroup... Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup... Goldman Sachs (GS) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Keefe Bruyette... Helmerich & Payne (HP) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS... Hilton (HLT) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at SunTrust... Hyatt Hotels (H) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie... IPG Photonics (IPGP) upgraded at Stifel... ITC Holdings (ITC) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Credit Suisse... Manpower (MAN) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Avondale... Nabors Industries (NBR) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Cowen... Newpark Resources (NR) upgraded at Cowen... Old Dominion (ODFL) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Longbow... PDC Energy (PDCE) upgraded at SunTrust... Patterson-UTI (PTEN) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS... PrivateBancorp (PVTB) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie... QLogic (QLGC) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Summit Research... RPC, Inc. (RES) upgraded at Cowen... Sonoco (SON) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at DA Davidson... Southwestern Energy (SWN) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Raymond James... SunEdison (SUNE) upgraded to Outperform at Cowen... TSMC (TSM) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Mizuho... Tesco (TESO) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Cowen... UnitedHealth (UNH) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Leerink... Xilinx (XLNX) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo.
05:35 EDTGSGoldman Sachs upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Keefe Bruyette
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