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June 11, 2014
08:25 EDTHSNI, HSNI, GIII, GIII, BSET, BSET, BGS, BGS, SONC, SONC, CONN, CONN, ASNA, ASNA, WSM, WSM, TFM, TFM, BBRG, BBRG, LF, LFPiper Jaffray to hold a conference
34th Annual Consumer Conference is being held in New York on June 10-11 with webcasted company presentations to begin on June 11 at 8:30 am; not all company presentations may be webcasted.Webcast Link
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August 27, 2014
15:27 EDTWSMNotable companies reporting after market close
Notable companies reporting after the market close, with earnings consensus, include Workday (WDAY), consensus (14c); Williams-Sonoma (WSM), consensus 53c; Bally Technologies (BYI), consensus $1.22; Guess (GES), consensus 29c; Lannett (LCI), consensus 58c; Greif (GEF), consensus 84c.
14:54 EDTWSMWilliams-Sonoma technical comments ahead of earnings
In the prior three months the stock has outperformed the broader averages, trading up over 10.8%. The trend in the last three weeks has been strongly bullish after a more volatile trading range. Sentiment in the name is strongly bullish with the shares having hit a fresh 52-week high and life high earlier in Wednesday's session at $75.69. Without established overhead resistance, a target level above today's high would be at $80. On bearish news, a first test down of importance would be at the sell side analyst average 1-year price target of $71.16. A breakdown below that level on strongly disappointing news would be at $69.49.
07:25 EDTWSMWilliams-Sonoma September volatility elevated into Q2 and outlook
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August 26, 2014
07:56 EDTWSMWilliams-Sonoma deserves its valuation premium, says RW Baird
Baird believes Williams-Sonoma deserves a valuation premium given its superior multi-channel model, leverage to home related spending, and multiple avenues for growth. Shares of Williams-Sonoma are Outperform rated with a $73 price target, which the firm said will be revisited following the company's Q2 earnings report.
August 22, 2014
14:24 EDTTFMThe Fresh Market rallies strongly after results, levels to watch
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13:12 EDTASNAAnn Inc. slides after Q2 SSS decline
Shares of women's specialty retailer Ann Inc. (ANN) are sliding after the company said that it experienced softer traffic levels along with sales and margin pressure in the second half of the second quarter. WHAT'S NEW: Ann's Q2 earnings per share was 70c, which is a bit higher than analysts' consensus of 68c. The company's Q2 revenue was $648.7M, which nearly matched analysts' consensus of $648.09M. The clothing retailer cited softer traffic levels and a highly promotional environment pressured sales and margin as the reason for its loss during the second half of the quarter. In addition, LOFT experienced continued softness in basic knit tops, which represented a significant component of its summer assortment. Q2 same-store-sales were down 2.3%. Ann sees Q3 revenue to be $670M, which is a bit lower than analysts' consensus of $673.31M and sees Q3 comparable sales to be flat to slightly negative. The company expects it FY14 revenue to be $2.56B, which matches analysts' $2.56B consensus and anticipates flat comparable sales in FY14. WHAT'S NOTABLE: During the company's conference call, Ann said that Q3 inventories are "conservatively positioned" as it enters the fall season. Ann said that despite the "challenging" retail environment, the retailer noted that it is focused on optimizing full-price sell-through to drive positive comp and increase productivity. Overall, the company believes that it is better positioned to optimize brand growth. PRICE ACTION: During afternoon trading, shares of Ann Inc. fell $1.19, or 3.07%, to $37.62. OTHERS TO WATCH: Ascena Retail (ASNA) is up fractionally, Cache (CACH) is down 1.52%, and New York & Company (NWY) is up 1.84%.
10:01 EDTTFMOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
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09:23 EDTTFMThe Fresh Market upgraded to Buy from Hold at BB&T
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09:05 EDTTFMOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
UP AFTER EARNINGS: GameStop (GME), up 7.1%... Foot Locker (FL), up 3%... Qunar (QUNR), up 6.9%... The Fresh Market (TFM), up 6.5%... Ross Stores (ROST), up 3.8%. ALSO HIGHER: El Pollo Loco (LOCO), up 5.3% after signing franchisee to 20 unit expansion agreement in Texas... Gap (GPS), up 2.8% after upgraded at Janney Capital following Q2 results above analyst estimates and announcing plans to open the first franchise-operated Gap stores in India in 2015. DOWN AFTER EARNINGS: Aeropostale (ARO), down 8%... Ann Inc (ANN), down 2.7%. ALSO LOWER: Ampio (AMPE), down 4.4% after downgraded at Jefferies...
09:00 EDTWSMWilliams-Sonoma September volatility elevated into Q2 and outlook
Williams-Sonoma September call option implied volatility is at 28, October is at 25, November is at 24; compared to its 26-week average of 25 according to Track Data, suggesting larger price movement into the expected release of Q2 results on August 27.
08:37 EDTTFMGoldman says to Buy Ross Stores and Sell The Fresh Market
Goldman recommends buying Ross Stores (ROST) and selling The Fresh Market (TFM). The analyst expets further upside for Ross driven by sustained top and bottom-line momentum and said The Fresh Market missed EBIT estimates due to greater SG&A deleveraging and management now expects Q3 comps at the low-to-mid point of the 1.5%-3.5% range due to increased competitor openings. Shares of Ross are Conviction Buy rated and The Fresh Market is Sell rated.
07:34 EDTTFMThe Fresh Market Q2 results reinforce buy thesis, says UBS
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06:40 EDTTFMThe Fresh Market sentiment remains overly negative, says Piper Jaffray
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06:20 EDTTFMOptions expected to be active
Options expected to be active: GME ARO CRM INTU TFM MRVL ROST BRCD
August 21, 2014
18:22 EDTTFMOn The Fly: After Hours Movers
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16:30 EDTTFMThe Fresh Market rallies after results
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16:27 EDTTFMThe Fresh Market backs FY14 adjusted EPS view of $1.56-$1.66, consensus $1.56
Sees FY14 SSS up 2.5%-3.5%.
16:25 EDTTFMThe Fresh Market reports Q2 adjusted EPS 36c, consensus 35c
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15:15 EDTTFMNotable companies reporting after market close
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August 19, 2014
16:06 EDTASNADesigner Lela Rose to create limited-edition line for Lane Bryant
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