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January 3, 2013
10:40 EDTDG, DLTR, FIVE, FDODiscount chains slip after Family Dollar misses expectations
Several discount retail chains are retreating after Family Dollar (FDO) reported lower than expected earnings per share for its first quarter, and provided second quarter earnings per share guidance that feel below analyst expectations. Family Dollar indicated that a greater number of shoppers than expected took advantage of its discounts, causing its profit margins to decline last quarter. Consumers' "increased financial uncertainty" also weighed on results, the company added. In mid-morning trading, Family Dollar fell $7.07, or 11.04%, to $56.07, while Dollar General (DG) gave back 3.96% to $41.22, Dollar Tree (DLTR) dropped 1.43% to $39.33, and Five Below (FIVE) lost 0.74% to $33.56.
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July 28, 2014
09:00 EDTDLTR, FDOTrian to vote 7.34% stake in favor of Family Dollar buyout
Nelson Peltz's Trian Fund disclosed a voting agreement whereby it will vote its 7.34% Family Dollar stake in favor of Dollar Tree's (DLTR) buyout at $74.50 per share in cash and stock. A Trian spokeswoman told Reuters the fund "strongly" believes the merger represents the "best path forward" for Family Dollar.
08:59 EDTDLTR, FDODollar Tree says store closures not a part of syngergy expectations at this time
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08:52 EDTDLTR, FDODollar Tree says sees compelling growth opportunities in discount retail space
Says deal will be 80% cash, 20% shares. Says acquisition synergies "significant and achievable." Says acquisition is "transformational." Family Dollar (FDO) says combination with Dollar Tree (DLTR) in the best interests of shareholders. Dollar Tree says will open new stores for both chains. Expects to generate significant free cash flow, pay down debt. Sees compelling growth opportunities in discount retail space. Comments made on Dollar Tree's conference call discussing its merger agreement to acquire Family Dollar.
08:25 EDTDLTR, FDOFamily Dollar Stores volatility expected to move on Dollar Tree acquiring
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08:07 EDTDLTR, FDODollar Tree volatility expected to move on acquiring Family Dollar for $8.5B
Dollar Tree (DLTR) volatility is expected to move on acquiring Family Dollar Stores (FDO) for $74.50 per share. Overall option implied volatility of 21 is near its 26-week average of 22 according to Track Data, suggesting non-directional price movement.
07:12 EDTFDO, DLTRDollar Tree says CEO Bob Sasser to serve as CEO of combined company
Dollar Tree (DLTR) says Family Dollar (FDO) deal expected to be low to mid single digit percentage accretive to cash EPS in first financial year after close. Sees approximately $300M of annual run rate synergies to be achieved by third year post-closing. Says one time costs to achieve synergies of approximately $300M. Says Dollar Tree CEO Bob Sasser will serve as CEO of combined company. Says Family Dollar CEO Howard Levine to report to Sasser. Comments from slides that will be presented on Dollar Tree's conference call discussing its merger agreement to acquire Family Dollar.
06:43 EDTFDO, DLTRDollar Tree to host conference call
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06:12 EDTDLTR, FDODollar Tree to acquire Family Dollar for $74.50 per share in cash, stock
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06:07 EDTDLTR, FDODollar Tree to acquire Family Dollar for $74.50 per share in cash, stock
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July 22, 2014
10:00 EDTFIVEOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
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05:29 EDTFIVEFive Below upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo
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July 21, 2014
16:00 EDTDGOptions Update; July 21, 2014
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures up 65c to 28.53. Option volume leaders: AAPL FB NFLX DG CMCSA GILD PBR TWTR TSLA according to Track Data.
13:23 EDTDGHigh option volume stocks: RFMD LCI MR PII DG CTRL
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July 16, 2014
17:15 EDTFDOIcahn not happy with Family Dollar management
17:14 EDTDG, FDOIcahn: Dollar General CEO leaving may impact possible deal with Family Dollar
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17:08 EDTDG, FDOIcahn disappointed Dollar General CEO leaving
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15:54 EDTDG, FDOPeltz says 'not satisfied' with performance at Family Dollar
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10:35 EDTFDOOptions with decreasing implied volatility
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July 15, 2014
10:37 EDTFDOOptions with decreasing implied volatility
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July 14, 2014
10:00 EDTFDOOptions with decreasing implied volatility: SHPG INFY CWH FDO IDIX FAST
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