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April 17, 2012
12:16 EDTKO, JNJ, GS, FSLR, DNN, AMTG, ZNGAOn The Fly: Midday Wrap
Stocks on Wall Street were higher at midday, as the International Monetary Fund raised its view on U.S. and global growth prospects. Stock futures spurted higher during the pre-market trading session following the IMF’s increase in its growth projections. Also helping push the futures upward were positive earnings reports from some of the country’s largest corporations. The futures action led to a higher open for the broader market. The market pared its opening gains during the first 30 minutes of trading but then resumed it march higher and sat near its daily highs near noon... ECONOMIC EVENTS: Domestically, housing starts for the month of March decreased 5.8%, versus expectations of an increase of 1.0%. The annual run rate came in at 654,000 units, versus the consensus estimate of 750,000. The number of building permits issued, however, rose 4.5% to 747,000, versus expectations of a decrease of 0.7% to 710,000. Industrial production was reportedly flat in March, versus expectations for a 0.3% increase. Capacity utilization was in line with forecasts at at 78.6%. Also, the International Monetary Fund said it sees world output growing 3.5% in 2012, raising its projection for United States growth to 2.1%. The IMF said it sees growth in China slowing to 8.2% and real GDP in the euro area contracting in the first half of 2012 but then recovering... COMPANY NEWS: All but one Dow component was higher near noon, led by shares of Coca Cola (KO), which rose 2.7% following its better than expected earnings report. The only Dow decliner was Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), which reported adjusted earnings that beat expectations but revenues below the Street's forecast... Goldman Sachs's (GS) stock was nearly flat in spite of earnings and revenue that beat expectations and an increase in its quarterly dividend to 46c from 35c... MAJOR MOVERS: Among the notable gainers were First Solar (FSLR), up nearly 13%, after it announced plans to cut its global workforce by approximately 2,000 positions, or about 30%, in response to conditions in Europe, and Denison Mines (DNN), up almost 15%, after agreeing to sell its mining assets and operations located in the United States to Energy Fuels. Noteworthy losers included Apollo Residential Mortgage (AMTG), down 6%, after filing to sell 13.9M shares of its common stock, and Zynga (ZNGA), down over 3%, amid reports that its newly acquired Draw Something game has seen its daily active use fall off... INDICES: Near noon, the Dow was up 181.57, or 1.41%, to 13,102.98; the Nasdaq was up 50.58, or 1.69%, to 3,038.98; and the S&P 500 was up 19.24, or 1.40%, to 1,388.81.
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August 15, 2014
07:16 EDTKOCoca-Cola stake in Monster a win-win for both, says Wells Fargo
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06:24 EDTKOMonster Beverage volatility expected to move on Coca-Cola takes 16.7% stake
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August 14, 2014
19:08 EDTKOOn The Fly: After Hours Movers
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17:58 EDTKOSodaStream up 3.5% after Coca-Cola takes stake in Monster Beverage
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16:50 EDTKOMonster Beverage up 24% after Coca-Cola takes 16.7% stake
16:43 EDTKOCoca-Cola, Monster Beverage enter into long-term strategic partnership
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16:40 EDTKOCoca-Cola takes 16.7% stake in Monster Beverage for $2.15B
07:25 EDTZNGACLSA to hold meetings
Silicon Valley Meetings consisting of meeting with various companies in the Silicon Valley area will be held on August 14-15.
07:15 EDTZNGAKing, Zynga look to attract 'hard-core' gamers, WSJ reports
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06:40 EDTGSCarlyle hires firms for Axalta IPO, Reuters says
Carlyle Group (CG) gave Citigroup (C) and Goldman Sachs (GS) leading positions in the possible IPO of Axalta Coating Systems just eighteen months after it acquired the firm from DuPont (DD) for $4.9B, according to Reuters, citing people familiar with the matter. One of the sources said that the IPO could bring in nearly $1B. Reference Link
06:39 EDTGSGoldman hired by Emerson for sale of power division, Reuters says
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06:35 EDTGSGoldman unit last bidder for Tokyo tower worth $1.6B, Reuters says
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August 13, 2014
12:16 EDTFSLRCanadian Solar soars after results top estimates
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07:22 EDTGSGoldman pushes Cisco head to step-up software, Bloomberg says
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06:19 EDTGSBanks pressing Federal Reserve to delay rule on investments, WSJ says
Banks are pushing U.S. policy makers for a delay of a rule that requires them to sell investments in private-equity and venture-capital funds, reports the Wall Street Journal. According to people familiar with the effort, bank officials, trade groups and lawmakers are lobbying the Federal Reserve to delay the rule for up to seven years that limits banks' investments. Reference Link
August 12, 2014
16:00 EDTKOOptions Update; August 12, 2014
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures down 20c to 31.65. Option volume leaders: AAPL MNKD TWTR TSLA KMI KATE MGM NFLX KO according to Track Data.
09:35 EDTJNJActive equity options trading on open
Active equity options trading on open according to Track Data: AAPL GOOG C TSL EXAS BAC DNDN JNJ TSLA
07:48 EDTGSBanks posted second-highest profit in 23 years in second quarter, WSJ says
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06:11 EDTFSLRFirst Solar added to Focus List, SunPower removed at Citigroup
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August 11, 2014
17:28 EDTGSGoldman Sachs reports 11.5% passive stake in 58.com
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