IntercontinentalExchange targets double-digit earnings growth in 2014 Consensus FY14 EPS consensus $11.31. The company's 2014 strategic priorities include driving double-digit earnings growth while reducing debt and returning capital to shareholders; driving growth in its global financial and commodities futures markets; building upon its clearing position; and advancing the integration of NYSE Euronext. 2014 priorities listed in slides for Q4 earnings conference call.
NYSE 'prepared' for possibility of hurricane hitting East Coast, Reuters reports NYSE says it is "prepared" for the possibility of Hurricane Joaquin hitting the U.S. East Coast, Reuters reports. The exchange operator says it will invoke disaster recovery procedures "if necessary" in order to maintain functions for trading and operations. Hurricane Joaquin strengthened into a Category 4 hurricane on Thursday, according to the U.S. National Hurricane Center. Reference Link