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January 23, 2013
07:53 EDTALB, GRAW.R. Grace price target raised to $86 from $78 at Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray raised its price target for W.R. Grace (GRA) ahead of the company's Q4 results and keeps an Overweight rating on the stock. Piper sees Albemarle's (ALB) results as a positive for W.R. Grace.
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July 23, 2014
06:03 EDTGRAW.R. Grace sees FY14 adjusted EBIT $620M-$640M
Sees FY14 adjusted EBITDA $760M-$780M
06:02 EDTGRAW.R. Grace reports Q2 adjusted EPS $1.22, consensus $1.16
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July 16, 2014
08:21 EDTGRAW.R. Grace weakness creates buying opportunity, says KeyBanc
KayBanc believes that W.R. Grace's underperformance since emerging from bankruptcy has created a buying opportunity. The firm expects the company's EPs growth to accelerate to double digit percentage levels in 2H14. The firm thinks the company could report stronger than expected Q2 results.
July 15, 2014
16:40 EDTALBOn The Fly: Closing Wrap
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14:43 EDTALBRockwood reported to have recently approached strategic buyers, Bloomberg says
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13:53 EDTALBRockwood shares should push higher, says Credit Suisse
Credit Suisse believes shares of Rockwood (ROC) will move higher as Albemarle (ALB) investors get more comfortable with Rockwood's high growth and high free cash flow platform, and sees the potential for other bidders given the relatively low premium.
13:11 EDTALBAlbemarle downgraded to Underperform from Perform at Oppenheimer
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13:08 EDTALBAlbemarle downgraded to Underperform from Perform at Oppenheimer
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09:21 EDTALBOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
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08:56 EDTALBAlbemarle says suspending share repurchase program
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08:54 EDTALBAlbemarle says Rockwood merge to be accretive to cash earnings in first year
Albemarle (ALB) says it views its merge with Rockwood (ROC) as a "decisive move." Says transactions accelerates growth, enhances earnings profile and doubles Albemarle's size. Expects revenue growth to be well above GDP. Says "well positioned" for core earnings growth drivers to drive business. Says the transaction will generate "strong" free cash flow to allow for the company to continually invest in key growth drivers. Says transaction will enable to Albemarle to have more consistent and predictable earnings growth to drive long-term value creation going forward. Expects transaction to be accretive to cash earnings in the first year and adjusted EPS in the second year. Says combined company will create $500M in cash flow on a pro forma basis in first year, rising substantially going forward as the company grows. Expects the transaction to generate cost synergies of $100M to be fully realized in 2016. Comments made during the conference call in which Albemarle and Rockwood discussed their merger.
06:53 EDTALBRockwood Holdings volatility expected to move on Albemarle acquisition
Rockwood Holdings (ROC) volatility is expected to move on Albemarle (ALB) acquiring all outstanding shares of Rockwood in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $6.2B. Overall option implied volatility of 27 is at its 26-week average according to Track Data, suggesting non-directional price movement.
06:46 EDTALBAlbemarle to host conference call
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06:17 EDTALBAlbemarle sees Q2 EPS ex-items $1.08-$1.11, consensus 99c
Sees Q2 revenue of approximately $605M, consensus $646.75M. Albemarle's president and CEO Luke Kissam stated, "Stronger Catalyst Solutions trends drove higher than expected Q2 results, attributable to a combination of modest improvements in end market demand during the period and a shift in certain orders from Q3 into Q2." The company also announced that it will release second Q2 earnings results one week later than previously announced, after the NYSE closes on Wednesday, July 30.
06:05 EDTALBAlbemarle, Rockwood to merge in transaction valued at about $6.2B
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06:04 EDTALBAlbemarle, Rockwood to merge in transaction valued at about $6.2B
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