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February 25, 2014
10:00 EDTMANT, WRE, NDSN, GSS, PPO, NVO, TQNT, KGC, ED, VZ, CCMO, EOG, PEBO, KIN, HSCOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Consolidated Edison (ED) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays... Golden Star Resources (GSS) upgraded to Hold from Sell at Canaccord... Kindred Biosciences (KIN) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at BMO Capital... Kinross Gold (KGC) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Canaccord... Nordson (NDSN) upgraded to Outperform from Perform at Oppenheimer... Peoples Bancorp (PEBO) upgraded to Strong Buy from Outperform at Raymond James... TriQuint (TQNT) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Brean Capital... Washington REIT (WRE) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Stifel... EOG Resources (EOG) upgraded to Buy from Sell at Societe Generale... Novo Nordisk (NVO) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill... ManTech (MANT) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Cowen... CC Media Holdings (CCMO) upgraded to Fair Value from Sell at CRT Capital... Polypore (PPO) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Wedbush... Harsco (HSC) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Argus... Verizon (VZ) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan.
News For ED;GSS;KIN;KGC;NDSN;PEBO;TQNT;WRE;EOG;NVO;MANT;CCMO;PPO;HSC;VZ From The Last 14 Days
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April 21, 2015
07:37 EDTVZVerizon reports Q1 consolidated operating income margin 24.9%
Verizon reports Q1 consolidated operating income margin was 24.9%, compared with 23.2% in first-quarter 2014. Cash flow from operating activities increased to $10.2B in Q1, compared with $7.1B in first-quarter 2014. The $10.2B included a non-recurring $2.4B related to the monetization of tower assets. Excluding the tower-transaction impact, free cash flow totaled about $4.2B in Q1, compared with $3.0B in first-quarter 2014.
07:36 EDTVZU.S. mobile cariers could be pressured from new data plans, WSJ says
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07:35 EDTVZVerizon reports Q1 EPS $1.02, consensus 95c
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April 20, 2015
16:01 EDTVZOptions Update; April 20, 2015
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures down 78c to 21.52. Option volume leaders: AAPL VZ PBR TWTR TSLA TWTR NFLX MCP FB AMZN AA C according to Track Data.
15:37 EDTVZNotable companies reporting before tomorrow's open
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14:22 EDTVZVerizon technical commentary before earnings
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13:41 EDTVZEarnings Watch: Verizon shares up marginally since Q4 results
Verizon Communications (VZ) is expected to report first quarter earnings before the market open on Tuesday, April 21, with a conference call scheduled for 8:30 am ET. Verizon is a holding company providing communications, information and entertainment. EXPECTATIONS: Analysts are looking for earnings per share of 95c on revenue of $32.27B, according to First Call. The consensus range for EPS is 89c-$1.00 on revenue of $31.74B-$32.97B. LAST QUARTER: Verizon reported fourth quarter adjusted EPS of 71c against estimates for 72c on revenue of $33.19B against estimates for $32.69B. For Q4 in Wireless, the company reported 2.1M net retail connections; 2.0M net retail postpaid connections, including net additions of 672,000 postpaid phones; retail postpaid churn of 1.14%; 108.2M total retail connections and 102.1M total retail postpaid connections. In Wireline, it reported 4.1% year-over-year quarterly increase in consumer revenues. Verizon reported Q4 retail postpaid ARPA, or average revenue per account, increased 1.0% over Q4 of 2013 to $158.82 per month, and 3.9% over the full year. Verizon reported Q4 FiOS consumer revenue growth of 11.1%; 6.6M FiOS Internet subscribers, with 145K net additions; 5.6M FiOS Video subscribers, with 116K net additions. For 2015, Verizon expects consolidated revenue growth of at least 4%. It sees sustained profitability with a consolidated adjusted EBITDA margin at a level consistent with full-year 2014 performance. It also expects strong free cash flow generation with consolidated capital spending of $17.5B-$18.0B. On February 5, Frontier Communications (FTR) announced a definitive agreement with Verizon under which Frontier will acquire Verizonís wireline operations that provide services to residential, commercial and wholesale customers in California, Florida and Texas, for $10.54B in cash. On the same day, Verizon announced a $5B accelerated share-repurchase program and agreed to lease the rights to over 11,300 of its company-owned wireless towers to American Tower (AMT), which will also purchase approximately 165 Verizon towers, for a total upfront payment of approximately $5B. American Tower will have exclusive rights to lease and operate over 11,300 Verizon cell towers, a significant majority of the towers the company currently owns. In addition, Verizon will sell approximately 165 towers outright. On March 10 at the Deutsche Bank Media, Internet & Telecom Conference, CFO Fran Shammo said there was ďnot much changeĒ in the competitive environment since Q4-end, Q1 volume should return to "more normal levels," and Q1 churn is likely to be elevated from year ago, but not "something that is going to be concerning." PRICE ACTION: Verizonís shares are up marginally since the company's Q4 report. Over the past twelve months, they are up about 3.3%. In afternoon trading ahead of Tuesday's Q1 report, Verizonís shares are up 0.5%.
07:16 EDTVZVerizon April weekly volatility elevated into Q1 and outlook
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06:03 EDTVZESPN raises objections to Verizon FiOS TV packages, WSJ reports
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April 17, 2015
12:21 EDTVZOn The Fly: Top stock stories at midday
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10:00 EDTEOGOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
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07:58 EDTEOG, EOGEOG Resources downgraded to Underperform from Outperform at CLSA
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06:17 EDTVZVerizon to offer monthly custom TV plans, Reuters reports
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April 16, 2015
08:04 EDTEDCon Edison Devleopment enters into agreement to procure GE energy storage system
GE (GE) announced it will supply Con Edison Development (ED) with an 8 MWh battery energy storage system in Central Valley, CA. The new storage solution will be utilizing GEís Mark VIe-based plant control system, Brilliance MW Inverters, and packaged lithium ion battery modules. As part of its expanding energy storage portfolio, this project marks the first time GE will introduce a lithium ion battery solution. The system will provide two megawatts of power over a four-hour period, and the deal includes delivery of a complete energy storage system, with associated long-term service agreements.
April 15, 2015
11:55 EDTNVONovo Nordisk initiated with a Sell at Societe Generale
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07:41 EDTNVOEBD Group to hold a forum
ChinaBio Partnering Forum 2015 is being held in Shanghai, China on April 15-16.
April 14, 2015
07:08 EDTKGCDenver Gold Group to hold a forum
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April 13, 2015
20:16 EDTVZUSTelecom files net neutrality lawsuit against FCC
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07:16 EDTVZTechWeek to hold a conference
TechWeek Detroit 2015 is being held in Detroit on 4/13-19.
April 12, 2015
13:39 EDTKGCNewmont, Kinross in second-round talks for AngloGold mine, FT says
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