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March 25, 2014
09:07 EDTSOL, GIII, AI, SONC, GOOG, HALO, VTNR, HIMX, LUX, EXEL, ARIA, RAXOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
UP AFTER EARNINGS: Sonic (SONC), up 6.8%... Vertex Energy (VTNR), up 13%. ALSO HIGHER: Rackspace (RAX), up 5% following upgrade at Morgan Stanley... ReneSola (SOL), up 3.4% after upgraded at Roth Capital... Luxottica (LUX), up 3.7% after WSJ says the company is collaborating with Google (GOOG) on new versions of Google Glass... ARIAD (ARIA), up 4% following upgrade to Buy at H.C. Wainwright... Exelixis (EXEL), up 7% after COMETRIQ approved by European Commission... Halozyme (HALO), up 5% after meeting primary endpoint of HTI-501 clinical trial. DOWN AFTER EARNINGS: G-III Apparel (GIII), down 8.4%. ALSO LOWER: Arlington Asset (AI), down 3.7% after filing to sell 2.75M common shares... Himax Technologies (HIMX), down 6% after downgraded at BofA/Merrill.
News For LUX;GOOG;RAX;HIMX;SONC;ARIA;VTNR;AI;EXEL;HALO;SOL;GIII From The Last 14 Days
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November 13, 2014
05:48 EDTHIMXHimax sees FY14 EPS 42.6c-44.3c, consensus 47c
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05:47 EDTHIMXHimax sees Q4 EPS 7.8c-9.5c, consensus 12c
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05:45 EDTHIMXHimax reports Q3 EPS 11c, consensus 11c
Reports Q3 revenue $222.3M, consensus $225.18M.
November 12, 2014
13:04 EDTGOOGYouTube launches Music Key beta monthly subscription service
Google introduced YouTube Music Key beta, a monthly subscription service starting with the promotional price of $7.99/month, discounted from $9.99/month, that will feature ads-free music, background play and offline viewing. It will also include a subscription to Google Play Music, which in the coming days will be upgraded to give users the ability to watch many YouTube official music videos right from the app. "Starting today, you’ll see a new home just for music on your YouTube app for Android, iOS and on YouTube.com that shows your favorite music videos, recommended music playlists based on what you’re into and playlists of trending music across YouTube," Google also stated in its blog post related to the launch. Reference Link
12:56 EDTGOOGFCC chairman disagrees with Obama on Internet rules, Washington Post says
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler told the executives of major Internet companies that he favors a more nuanced solution for regulating the Internet than the one suggested by President Obama, according to The Washington Post. Wheeler said he would "try to split the baby" between the president's proposal and the agenda of Internet executives who don't want the rules to affect their business, the newspaper stated, citing four unnamed sources who attended a meeting with Wheeler. Comcast (CMCSA), Time Warner Cable (TWC), Verizon (VZ), Cablevision (CVC) ,and AT&T (T) are major Internet Service Providers. Executives from Google (GOOG) and Yahoo (YHOO) were at the meeting with Wheeler, the newspaper said. . Reference Link
11:14 EDTGOOGGoogle DoubleClick says software bug fixed
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10:28 EDTGOOGGoogle says aware of, working on problem with DoubleClick, CNBC reports
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06:12 EDTGOOGVestager says not all concerns about Google can be covered by inquiry, WSJ says
New EU antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager says she will investigate the concerns posed by Google’s control over large amounts of data, but notes that not all of society’s concerns can be addressed by the competition case, the Wall Street Journal reports. Reference Link
November 11, 2014
16:24 EDTRAXOn The Fly: Closing Wrap
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15:59 EDTGOOGYouTube strikes music deals, paving way for streaming service, FT says
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13:55 EDTGOOGYuoTube hires Zynga executive to lead consumer products group, Re/code says
Google's (GOOG) YouTube has hired Manuel Bronstein, a Zynga (ZNGA) executive, to lead its consumer products group, says Re/code. According to the Re/code report, YouTube has had a series of notable managers depart in the last year. Reference Link
13:38 EDTGOOGNew European antitrust chief needs time to resolve Google probe, Reuters says
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13:36 EDTGOOGGoogle launches Google Fiber for small businesses
Google announced that it had launched a high speed Internet service, Google Fiber, for small businesses in select areas of Kansas City. Google will charge $100 per month for the service.
12:46 EDTRAXOn The Fly: Midday Wrap
Stocks on Wall Street were little changed at midday, as the light economic calendar and bond markets being closed in observance of Veteran's Day make for a quiet tone to the market. The averages have remained close to the flat line throughout the morning, as the major averages undergo a day of consolidation near their record levels. ECONOMIC EVENTS: In the U.S., the National Federation of Independent Business' small business optimism index came in at 96.1, which was up from the prior 95.3 figure and roughly matched the consensus forecast. In Asia, Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said that the country's intended second sales tax hike will be delayed, according to government sources cited by Reuters. COMPANY NEWS: Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba (BABA) generated record sales during the Chinese Singles Day holiday and a number of research firms initiated coverage of the stock with upbeat notes. Alibaba stated on its official corporate news Twitter feed that its final Singles Day shopping festival gross merchandise volume exceeded $9.3B and the company's Executive Chairman Jack Ma made headlines by stating that the company's Alipay finance services arm will "definitely" go public. Additionally, Oppenheimer initiated coverage of Alibaba with an Outperform rating in a note to investors last night and HSBC earlier today initiated coverage of Alibaba with an Overweight rating and a Street-high price target of $148 per share. Despite all of this, the stock appeared to have a "sell-the-news" reaction to the Singles Day event, as its shares fell about 3% in midday trading. MAJOR MOVERS: Among the notable gainers was Rackspace (RAX), which rallied 13.5% after the cloud computing service provider reported better than expected third quarter results and announced a $500M share repurchase plan. Also higher was ICU Medical (ICUI), which rose 14% and was upgraded at Roth Capital and Piper Jaffray following its second consecutive better than expected quarterly report. Among the noteworthy losers was Vivint Solar (VSLR), which tumbled over 21% after the company reported steeper than expected losses in its first quarterly report since coming public last month. Also lower following its first earnings report since coming public was e-commerce home goods retailer Wayfair (W), which dropped 13% despite posting revenues that beat the consensus forecast and Pacific Crest and Wells Fargo making positive comments on its results. INDEXES: Near midday, the Dow was down 9.89, or 0.06%, to 17,603.85, the Nasdaq was up 1.67, or 0.04%, to 4,653.29, and the S&P 500 was little changed at 2,038.15.
12:09 EDTRAXRackspace soars after Q3 results top estimates, $500M share buyback plan
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09:37 EDTRAXActive equity options trading
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09:18 EDTHALOHalozyme price target lowered to $10 from $12 at JMP Securities
JMP Securities cut its price target on Halozyme after the company said it intends to explore partnerships and/or strategic alternatives for the Hylenex program in diabetes. The firm removed the diabetes program from its valuation due to uncertainty. It reiterates an Outperform rating on the shares.
08:42 EDTRAXRackspace buyback likely to push shares higher, says Needham
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08:13 EDTRAXRackspace reported strong Q3 results, says Oppenheimer
Oppenheimer believes that Rackspace's Q3 results showed very strong trends, and it thinks the company's revenue/EBITDA growth can reach high teen percentage levels in 2015-2016. The firm keeps a $62 price target and Outperform rating on the shares.
07:51 EDTRAXRackspace price target raised to $50-$52 from $42-$46 at Wells Fargo
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