Harley-Davidson mentioned cautiously at UBS UBS said Harley Davidson shipped everything it produced in Q1 in stead of stockpiling, adding 6c to EPS. The firm notes that dealer inventory grew even with strong Q1 sales.
Harley-Davidson layoffs have no impact on production, says Wells Fargo Wells Fargo learned after speaking to management that Harley-Davidson's 169 employee layoffs were related to materials handling outsourcing and will have no bearing on production plans or rates. Wells notes the layoffs were planned and accrued for in Q4 of 2014. It has an Outperform rating on Harley-Davidson.