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January 2, 2013
06:46 EDTDF, K, GIS, SBUX, GMCRFarm bill extension seen as victory for Dean Foods, Politico says
Included in the fiscal cliff deal was a nine month extension of the current farm bill, according to Politico. The deal will prevent milk prices from surging, and the legislation is seen as a victory for giant dairy processors like Dean Foods (DF), the website added. Reference Link
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April 23, 2014
11:22 EDTSBUXSodaStream in advanced talks with Starbucks on 10% stake sale, Globes says
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11:21 EDTSBUXSodaStream in advanced talks with Starbucks on 10% stake sale, Globes says
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07:40 EDTSBUXStarbucks set to open Los Angeles La Boulange bakery, Reuters says
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April 22, 2014
14:28 EDTGMCRSunEdison, Conn's rally after Greenlight discloses new stakes
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April 21, 2014
07:31 EDTGISGeneral Mills eliminates arbitration language from legal terms
After General Mills recently posted a revised set of Legal Terms on its websites that upset consumers, the company announced in a blog post that it has reverted back to its prior terms, which include no mention of arbitration. In the post, General Mills stated: "Those [revised] terms Ė and our intentions Ė were widely misread, causing concern among consumers...We rarely have disputes with consumers Ė and arbitration would have simply streamlined how complaints are handled. Many companies do the same, and we felt it would be helpful. But consumers didnít like it." Reference Link
06:44 EDTSBUXCompetitors gaining ground on McDonald's breakfast market, WSJ says
McDonald's (MCD) faces increased competition from Yum Brands' (YUM) new Taco Bell breakfast menu as well as Burger King (BKW), Dunkin' Brands (DD), Starbucks (SBUX), and White Castle's renewed efforts to gain ground in the breakfast market, reports the Wall Street Journal. Reference Link
April 17, 2014
15:53 EDTGMCRLuigi Lavazza S.p.A confirms 8% stake in Keurig Green Mountain
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April 16, 2014
13:54 EDTDFDanone slips after fresh dairy volume shrinks
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12:47 EDTSBUXOn The Fly: Midday Wrap
Stocks on Wall Street were higher at midday as the earnings season picks up steam. Stocks began the session sharply higher, with the market attempting to extend the rally that began on Monday. The move upward comes in spite of the dayís housing data coming in below expectations. This afternoon, investors will be watching the Fedís Beige Book report in hopes it provides evidence that the economy is strengthening. ECONOMIC EVENTS: In the U.S., housing starts in March were up 2.8% from the prior month to a rate of 946K, versus expectations for an increase of 7%. Building permits were down 2.4% to a 990K rate, versus expectations for a decline of 0.4%. Industrial production rose 0.7% in March, which was ahead of the 0.5% forecast. The Fedís Beige Book report, which includes anecdotal reports on business conditions in the various Fed districts, is due out at 2:00 pm ET. In China, data showed its economy grew 7.4% in the first quarter from a year earlier, providing relief after recent signs that growth in the world's second largest economy has been slowing. COMPANY NEWS: Shares of Bank of America (BAC) were down over 2% near midday after the company reported a first quarter loss of 5c per share, which was influenced by $6B in legal charges. The $6B in litigation expense, which was related to a previously announced settlement with the Federal Housing Finance Agency and added reserves for other legacy mortgage-related matters, hurt the banks earnings by about 40c per share... Yahoo (YHOO) rose more than 6% after reporting first quarter profit and sales last night that beat expectations. A great deal of attention was also paid to the 66% year-over-year increase in revenue reported by Alibaba, the Chinese group of e-commerce sites in which Yahoo has a 24% stake. This morning, Wells Fargo upgraded its rating on Yahoo to Outperform from Market Perform and raised its price target range for shares to $45-$47 from $38-$40, while Jefferies assumed coverage of Yahoo and also raised its rating on the stock. MAJOR MOVERS: Among the notable gainers was SodaStream (SODA), which surged 9% after an Israeli website said that the company was in talks to sell a 10% or greater stake to a big name company such as PepsiCo (PEP), Dr Pepper Snapple (DPS), or Starbucks (SBUX). Also higher was drugmaker Zogenix (ZGNX), which gained nearly 10% after confirming that a judge prevented a ban on sales of the company's Zohydro pain medication in Massachusetts. Among the noteworthy losers was Agnico Eagle Mines (AEM), which fell 7.5% after agreeing to jointly acquire Osisko Mining in partnership with Yamana Gold (AUY). Yamana shares were also down 3%. Also lower following their earnings reports were ADTRAN (ADTN), which fell nearly 6%, and CSX (CSX), which dropped about 3%. INDEXES: Near midday, the Dow was up 124.14, or 0.76%, to 16,386.70, the Nasdaq was up 37.86, or 0.94%, to 4,072.02, and the S&P 500 was up 13.52, or 0.73%, to 1,856.50.
10:49 EDTSBUX, GMCRSodaStream rallies following report of talks to sell stake to American company
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08:49 EDTSBUXSodaStream investment report 'unsubstantiated and unlikely,' says Stifel
Stifel said it views the report in Israel-based Calcalist that SodaStream (SODA) was in talks with a large partner like PepsiCo (PEP), Dr. Pepper (DPS), or Starbucks (SBUX) for a 10%-16% strategic stake as "unsubstantiated and unlikely." Stifel noted that the publication reported falsely in the past that PepsiCo was going to purchase SodaStream and the firm maintained its Sell rating on SodaStream shares. Note that SodaStream shares are up nearly 12% in pre-market trade following Calcalist's report.
06:38 EDTSBUXStarbucks to relocate EU headquarters to Britain, U.K. Times says
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April 15, 2014
10:07 EDTGMCRCoca-Cola sees 'significant' currency headwinds for the remainder of this year
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10:00 EDTDFOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
Allscripts (MDRX) reinstated with an Outperform at Raymond James... Amber Road (AMBR) initiated with a Buy at Canaccord... Autonation (AN) coverage assumed with a Market Perform at Wells Fargo... BG Group (BRGYY) initiated with an Outperform at BMO Capital... Borderfree (BRDR) initiated with a Buy at Canaccord... Dean Foods (DF) initiated with a Buy at BB&T... Destination XL (DXLG) initiated with a Buy at Ascendiant... Group 1 Automotive (GPI) coverage assumed with a Market Perform at Wells Fargo... Halozyme (HALO) initiated with a Buy at Citigroup... MakeMyTrip (MMYT) initiated with a Neutral at Goldman... Penske Automotive (PAG) coverage assumed with a Market Perform at Wells Fargo... RPM (RPM) initiated with an Outperform at Wells Fargo... RSP Permian (RSPP) initiated with a Buy at KLR Group... Repligen (RGEN) initiated with a Buy at Jefferies... Spansion (CODE) initiated with a Buy at Sterne Agee... Statoil (STO) initiated with a Market Perform at BMO Capital... TPG Specialty Lending (TSLX) initiated with a Buy at BofA/Merrill... Versartis (VSAR) initiated with a Buy at Citigroup... WWE (WWE) initiated with a Buy at Needham... WebMD (WBMD) reinstated with a Strong Buy at Raymond James.
06:52 EDTSBUXJuan Valdez profit sparks IPO goal as chain takes on Starbucks, Bloomberg says
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April 14, 2014
16:49 EDTDFDean Foods initiated with a Buy at BB&T
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07:59 EDTSBUXStarbucks volatility increases from historic low levels into Q2 and outlook
Starbucks April call option implied volatility is at 24, May is at 27, June is at 24, July is at 22; compared to its 26-week average of 23 according to Track Data, suggesting large June near term price movement into the expected release of Q2 results after the market close on April 24.
07:55 EDTKKellogg buyout structured like Heinz LBO could work, says BofA/Merrill
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April 10, 2014
06:09 EDTKKellogg implied volatility of 23 at upper end of index mean range
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06:05 EDTKStocks with implied volatility movement; DLLR K
Stocks with implied volatility movement; DFC Global (DLLR) 34, Kellogg (K) 22 according to iVolatility.
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