New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News Breaks
March 1, 2013
06:05 EDTDTV, DIS, CVC, CVS, GRPN, CMCSA, NWSA, RAD, GLNCY, VZ, TWX, WAGOn the Fly: Periodicals Wrap-Up
WALL STREET JOURNAL: Drugstore chains (CVS, WAG, RAD) are branching out into health-care services, as a way to counter a slowdown in prescription drug sales and evolve beyond just dispensing pills. They see big opportunities as millions of uninsured Americans pick up health coverage next year. The upside is in making sure current patients stay on their medications or providing alternative venues for medical treatment, even if it is done virtually, the Wall Street Journal reports...What happens when the "bundle" begins to unravel? The question is taking on intense importance for the cable-TV business (CVC, TWX, NWSA, DIS, VZ, CMCSA, DTV). Attacks on the bundle approach have escalated. Now pay-TV executives, as well as its customers, are openly pondering a world where the bundle no longer reigns, even though such a scenario could be years away, the Wall Street Journal reports...REUTERS: Glencore (GLNCY) supplied thousands of tons of alumina to the Iranian Aluminum Co. (Iralco) that has provided aluminum to Iran's nuclear program, intelligence and diplomatic sources say, Reuters reports...The $85B in across-the-board "sequestration" cuts designed to hit most U.S. government programs were set to begin today. What they were not likely to do, at least as far as financial markets were concerned, was cause enough damage to derail a U.S. economy that has been gaining momentum, Reuters reports...BLOOMBERG: The firing of Groupon (GRPN) CEO Andrew Mason puts pressure on Chairman Eric Lefkofsky to find a replacement who can create a money-making business after the daily-deal provider lost $723.8M in the past three years, Bloomberg reports...Two Chinese Manufacturing indexes revealed a slower-than-estimated pace of expansion, a signal that the nation’s economic recovery may be losing steam, Bloomberg reports.
News For CVS;WAG;RAD;CVC;TWX;NWSA;DIS;VZ;CMCSA;DTV;GLNCY;GRPN From The Last 14 Days
Check below for free stories on CVS;WAG;RAD;CVC;TWX;NWSA;DIS;VZ;CMCSA;DTV;GLNCY;GRPN the last two weeks.
Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | all recent news | >>
April 7, 2014
08:19 EDTDIS'Captain America' sequel breaks records with $96.2M debut, LA Times says
Subscribe for More Information
08:05 EDTTWXTime Warner's HBO Go again suffers connection issues, Re/code says
Just a month after Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes promised his pay TV channel HBO Go would be improving its technology after the season finale of “True Detective” was plagued by outages, many users tuning in for the season premiere of “Game of Thrones” received error messages, Re/code reports. Reference Link
07:45 EDTDISNoble Financial Capital Markets to hold a forum
Subscribe for More Information
07:24 EDTCVSCVS Caremark price target raised to $84-$89 from $75-$80 at Wells Fargo
Subscribe for More Information
07:04 EDTVZCincinnati Bell to sell wireless spectrum licenses to Verizon Wireless
Subscribe for More Information
April 4, 2014
08:47 EDTVZLenovo, IBM deal investigated by U.S. over Pentagon servers, Bloomberg says
Subscribe for More Information
April 3, 2014
14:59 EDTDISWalt Disney volatility low into “Captain America: The Winter Soldier”
Walt Disney April weekly call option implied volatility at 20, May is at 22, July is at 20; compared to its 26-week average of 23 according to Track Data, suggesting decreasing price movement into the release “Captain America: The Winter Soldier”.
13:03 EDTWAGWalgreens signs definitive agreement with Water Street Healthcare Partners
Subscribe for More Information
12:20 EDTVZGoogle considers wireless service in Fiber markets, The Information says
Subscribe for More Information
08:35 EDTRADRite Aid reporst March SSS up 0.7%
March front-end same store sales decreased 5%, with 4.1% of the decrease attributable to a shift in the timing of Easter, which falls on April 20 this year compared to March 31 last year. Pharmacy same store sales, which included an approximate 133 basis points negative impact from new generic introductions, increased 3.5%. Prescription count at comparable stores increased 1.1% over the prior-year period. Total drugstore sales for the four-week period increased 0.4% to $1.947B compared to $1.939B for the same period last year.
08:02 EDTWAGWalgreens reports March SSS up 3.5%, total Mach sales $6.43B
Subscribe for More Information
April 2, 2014
13:03 EDTDTVDirecTV, WeatherNation sign multi-year deal
DirecTV announced it has signed a multi-year agreement with WeatherNation. WeatherNation offers a news and information service that is dedicated to weather reporting. The service is available on the DirecTV Everywhere platform for live-streaming.
10:32 EDTTWXTime Warner management to meet with Guggenheim
Meeting to be held in Dallas on April 7 hosted by Guggenheim.
10:02 EDTCMCSAComcast awarded GSA schedule 70 contract for Business Ethernet
Comcast Business announced that it was awarded a Schedule 70 contract with the General Services Administration, GSA, which enables the company to sell directly to federal, state and local government customers. The initial Schedule 70 applies to Comcast Business Ethernet services. In the future, Comcast said it plans to expand the Schedule to also include its full voice product suite, as well as its Business Internet and Business TV offerings.
09:59 EDTWAGWalgreen's March sales look soft, says Cleveland Research
Subscribe for More Information
08:40 EDTCMCSATime Warner Cable volatility low into review of Comcast buyout
Subscribe for More Information
07:51 EDTVZ, CMCSASeveral communications companies could be bought, says Oppenheimer
Oppenheimer says that the following communications companies could become takeover targets: T-Mobile (TMUS), DirecTV (DTV), DISH (DISH), Level 3 (LVLT), tw telecom(TWTC), and Rackspace (RAX). The firm calls T-Mobile "a prime target," and thinks the company has several potential suitors and is best positioned to benefit from current trends. Oppenheimer expects the major surviving companies in the space to be Comcast (CMCSA), AT&T (T), Verizon (VZ), and Sprint (S). It keeps Outperform ratings on T-Mobile, Rackspace, Comcast, and Verizon. It has Perform ratings on Level 3, tw telecom, and Sprint.
07:34 EDTWAGWalgreens renews ATM services agreement with Cardtronics
Subscribe for More Information
06:40 EDTDISDisney expanded use of new high tech wristbands, NY Times says
Subscribe for More Information
06:18 EDTDIS, CMCSAHulu, Comcast expected to strike deal for past NBCU shows, WSJ reports
Subscribe for More Information
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | all recent news | >>

Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.

I agree to the theflyonthewall.com disclaimer & terms of use