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August 18, 2014
20:25 EDTHD, HD, MDT, MDT, TJX, TJX, DKS, DKS, RDEN, RDEN, NNA, NNA, AMWD, AMWDNotable companies reporting before tomorrow's open
Notable companies reporting before tomorrow's market open, with earnings consensus, include Home Depot (HD), consensus $1.45; Medtronic (MDT), consensus 92c; TJX Companies (TJX), consensus 73c; Dick's Sporting Goods (DKS), consensus 65c; Elizabeth Arden (RDEN), consensus (34c); Navios Maritime Acquisition (NNA), consensus (1c); American Woodmark (AMWD), consensus 43c.
News For HD;MDT;TJX;DKS;RDEN;NNA;AMWD From The Last 14 Days
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November 14, 2014
05:30 EDTNNANavios Acquisition initiated with a Buy at UBS
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November 13, 2014
16:35 EDTMDTMedtronic study reveals heart rhythm disorders in patients with ESRD
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14:50 EDTMDTLonestar Capital to shut down by mid-2015, WSJ reports
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14:45 EDTMDTLonestar capital to shut down, DJ reports
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13:27 EDTMDTMedtronic likely to continue to make new highs, Barron's says
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12:39 EDTDKSDick's Sporting volatility elevated into Q3 and outlook
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11:49 EDTTJXTJX November volatility increases into Q3 and outlook
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10:01 EDTAMWDOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy downgrades include: ATK (ATK) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Argus... Adeptus Health (ADPT) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank... American Woodmark (AMWD) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Longbow... Avnet (AVT) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman... Baxano Surgical (BAXS) downgraded to Sell from Buy at Summer Street... Beazer Homes (BZH) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan... Bristol-Myers (BMY) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley... Centene (CNC) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at FBR Capital... Cherry Hill Mortgage (CHMI) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Barclays... Discover (DFS) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank... Fleetmatics (FLTX) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill... Gazprom (OGZPY) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan... Jabil Circuit (JBL) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman... LabCorp (LH) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank... Laredo Petroleum (LPI) downgraded at BMO Capital... Macy's (M) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo... Madison Square Garden (MSG) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley... Marvell (MRVL) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman... Meritor (MTOR) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray... Swedbank (SWDBY) downgraded to Underperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital... TransGlobe (TGA) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at Scotia Capital... UIL Holdings (UIL) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Argus... Verint Systems (VRNT) downgraded to Fair Value from Buy at CRT Capital... ZAIS Financial (ZFC) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Barclays.
09:48 EDTNNANavios Maritime Midstream opens at $13.20, IPO priced at $15
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09:41 EDTNNANavios Maritime Midstream IPO indicated to open $13
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09:38 EDTNNANavios Maritime Midstream IPO indicated to open $13-$13.25
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09:33 EDTNNANavios Maritime Midstream IPO indicated to open $14.50
Navios Maritime Midstream Partners (NAP) priced 8.1M shares at $15.00. BofA/Merrill, Citigroup, Credit Suisse and JPMorgan acted as joint book running managers for the offering. Navios Maritime Midstream Partners is a recently formed subsidiary of Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation (NNA).
04:06 EDTAMWDAmerican Woodmark downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Longbow
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November 12, 2014
13:32 EDTHDEarnings Preview: J.C. Penney lowered Q3 SSS view, affirms FY14 metrics in Q3
J.C. Penney (JCP) is scheduled to report third quarter earnings after the market close on Wednesday, November 12, with a conference call scheduled for 4:30 pm ET. J.C. Penney operates about 1,100 retail stores and jcp.com. EXPECTATIONS: Analysts are looking for a loss per share of (80c) on revenue of $2.81B, according to First Call. The consensus range for EPS is (95c)-(54c) on revenue of $2.72B-$2.93B. LAST QUARTER: J.C. Penney reported second quarter adjusted EPS of (75c) against estimates for (93c), on revenue of $2.8B against estimates for $2.79B. Comparable store sales increased 6% for the quarter and online sales through jcp.com were up 16.7% from the year-ago period to $249M. On its Q2 earnings conference call, the company said that expected a "profitable" sales in the back-to-school season, adding that the company could see some "anomalies" in expense during Q3. NEWS: During the quarter, J.C. Penney announced the appointment of Marvin Ellison, EVP of stores at Home Depot (HD), as president and CEO-Designee, effective November 1. Ellison will also join the board, and succeed Myron E. Ullman, III as CEO of the company on August 1, 2015, at which time Ullman will become executive chairman of the board for a period of one year. At its analyst day in October, the retailer lowered its Q3 SSS view to low single digit growth from its previous view of mid single digit growth. J.C. Penney also warned investors that its September sales were weaker than expected. Despite lowering its SSS forecast, the retailer reaffirmed the rest of its quarterly guidance, including gross margins and SG&A expenses, and maintained all of its fiscal year 2014 guidance metrics, including mid-single digit SSS growth and positive free cash flow. STREET RESEARCH: Cleveland Research said J.C. Penney's challenging sales trends continued in October and is positioning to increase promotional activity during the holiday season. Wells Fargo, which has an Underperform rating on the stock, said that Ellison lacks expertise in apparel and accessories, where J.C. Penney is having a tough time. J.C. Penney shares could drop 35% if the company misses on sales growth estimates, Barron's said. PRICE ACTION: Over the last three months, J.C. Penney shares are down almost 20%. In morning trading today ahead of tonight's Q3 report, J. C. Penney's stock is up almost 6% to $7.61.
08:01 EDTHDHome Depot price target raised to $113 from $102 at Jefferies
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07:23 EDTMDTMedtronic volatility elevated into Q2 and outlook
Medtronic November call option implied volatility is at 23, December is at 20, January is at 19, February is at 18; compared to its 26-week average of 19 according to Track Data, suggesting large near term price movement into the expected release of Q2 results on November 18.
November 11, 2014
07:49 EDTDKSBofA/Merrill retail and consumer analysts hold analyst/industry conference call
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07:24 EDTMDTMedtronic submits commitments to EU related to Covidien merger
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07:09 EDTHDHome Depot November volatility elevated into Q3 and revenue outlook
Home Depot November call option implied volatility is at 24, December is at 20, January is at 18; compared to its 26-week average of 18 according to Track Data, suggesting large near term price movement into the expected release of Q3 results on November 18.
November 10, 2014
09:10 EDTMDTMedtronic announces Japanese approval, launch of Evera MRI SureScan ICD
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