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August 13, 2014
09:15 EDTHPJ, RIGL, JKS, DE, M, BABA, MYGN, ARWR, CSIQ, SEAS, YHOO, JDSU, CREE, FCEL, KING, LIVEOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
HIGHER: FuelCell (FCEL), up 4% after upgraded at Cowen... JinkoSolar (JKS), up 3.5% after signing five-year development agreement with Lishui City... Yahoo (YHOO), up 1.3% after disclosing Alibaba (BABA) agreed to sell assets relating to its SME loan business for $518M. UP AFTER EARNINGS: Canadian Solar (CSIQ), up 9%... Highpower International (HPJ), up 8.9%... LiveDeal (LIVE), up 28.6%. DOWN AFTER EARNINGS: Macy's (M), down 5%... SeaWorld (SEAS), down 28%... Myriad Genetics (MYGN), down 9%... Deere (DE), down 0.8%. LOWER: King Digital (KING), down 23.5%, downgraded at several firms including Piper Jaffray, Barclays and JPMorgan following the company's lowered outlook for fiscal 2014 growth rates... Rigel Pharmaceuticals (RIGL), down 10% after R348 did not meet endpoints in Phase 2 study... Cree (CREE), down 10.9%, downgraded at CLSA following the company's Q4 earnings results... Arrowhead Research (ARWR), down 8% after reporting third quarter results and providing an update on Phase 2a study of ARC-520... JDSU (JDSU), down 4.7%, downgraded at B. Riley and Piper Jaffray following its Q4 report and lower than expected Q1 guidance.
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March 18, 2015
11:29 EDTJKSSolar sector could get new boost from China raising solar energy targets
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10:06 EDTYHOOYahoo to close Beijing R&D office, SCMP says
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09:08 EDTJKSSentiment towards China solar names improving, says Roth Capital
After China raised its 2015 solar installation target, Roth Capital says that the country could significantly increase its 2020 solar target, boosting China solar stocks further. Roth identifies .Daqo New Energy (DQ), JA Solar (JASO), JinkoSolar (JKS), and Trina Solar (TSL) as the names in its coverage most likely to benefit directly from such a revision. It keeps Buy ratings on all the stocks named.
07:05 EDTBABAAlibaba scraps plans to invest in Snapdeal, Re/code reports
Alibaba is cooling towards the idea of investing in India's Snapdeal, Re/code reports, citing a source. While Alibaba did hold talks with Snapdeal about a potential investment, the source says talks did not involve a deal "anywhere close in size" to the $1B figure the Economic Times had reported, adding that Alibaba is "leaning away" from making any kind of investment right now in Snapdeal. Reference Link
07:05 EDTJKSJinko Power signs strategic project development agreement with CDBL
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06:30 EDTCSIQ, JKSChina raises 2015 solar energy target, Barron's says
China increased its 2015 solar energy installation target to 17.8 gigawatts from 15 gigawatts previously, according to Barron's.Additionally, Beijing abandoned its previous practice of setting targets for both large scale utility solar facilities and rooftop projects, which should help Chinese solar companies, Barron's quoted Deutsche Bank as saying. Chinese solar stocks rallied in New York yesterday. Companies in the sector include JinkoSolar (JKS) Trina Solar (TSL) Canadian Solar (CSIQ),, Yingli Green Energy (YGE), and JA Solar (JASO). Reference Link
06:16 EDTMAmerican Express to launch Plenti loyalty program this spring, WSJ reports
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March 17, 2015
12:07 EDTBABAAlibaba March volatility increases into expiration date of IPO lock-up
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10:49 EDTBABAStocks with call strike movement; TSLA BABA
Tesla (TSLA) June 225 call option implied volatility increased 2% to 42, Alibaba (BABA) July 97.5 call option implied volatility increased 2% to 34 according to IVolatility.
10:17 EDTBABAFly Watch: Alibaba upgraded ahead of big lock-up expiration
A lock-up of Alibaba's (BABA) U.S. shares is set to expire tomorrow, enabling early investors the opportunity to sell 337M of the company's shares, or about 14% of its publicly traded stock, for the first time. This morning, research firm Stifel upgraded the stock to Buy, citing reduced regulatory risk and enhanced monetization trends. WHAT'S NEW: About 337M shares of Alibaba's stock will become available for sale tomorrow as a 180-day lock-up related to the company's IPO expires. Lock-up agreements, a typical feature of company stock offerings, prevent certain shareholders from selling for a set amount of time after the offering. Earlier today, Stifel analyst Scott Devitt upgraded Alibaba to Buy from Hold. After a Chinese regulator alleged that many of the products sold on Alibaba's marketplace were inauthentic, the headline risk facing the company has subsided because it has begun taking stronger measures to combat counterfeit products, according to Devitt. At current levels the stock reflects the regulatory risk the company is facing, the analyst added. Devitt believes that recent investments by Alibaba will accelerate the company's monetization trends and the experience of its customers over the longer term. He set a $99 price target on the shares. WHAT'S NOTABLE: Research firm William Blair upgraded the shares of another Chinese e-commerce company, JD.com (JD), to Outperform from Market Perform in a note to investors earlier today. As reasons for the upgrade, the firm cited increased confidence that the company can increase its market share further and its belief that the company's platform is becoming more appealing while its market reach is expanding. The Chinese government's increased scrutiny of Alibaba could also be boosting JD.com, the analyst stated. The firm noted that gross merchandise volume growth trends for JD.com accelerated throughout the quarters of 2014, which is in contrast to Alibaba. PRICE ACTION: In early trading, Alibaba rose 0.5% to $84.38, while JD.com gained 1% to $28.
10:00 EDTYHOOOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
Today's noteworthy initiations include: Aimco (AIV) initiated with an Outperform at RW Baird... Alnylam (ALNY) initiated with a Buy at Janney Capital... American Campus (ACC) initiated with a Neutral at RW Baird... AvalonBay (AVB) initiated with a Neutral at RW Baird... BE Aerospace (BEAV) initiated with a Buy at CRT Capital... BlackRock (BLK) initiated with a Buy at Argus... Camden Property (CPT) initiated with an Outperform at RW Baird... CarMax (KMX) initiated with a Buy at Evercore ISI... Central Pacific (CPF) initiated with a Neutral at Macquarie... Cognex (CGNX) initiated with a Buy at Northcoast... Education Realty (EDR) initiated with a Neutral at RW Baird... EnerSys (ENS) initiated with an Overweight at Stephens... Equity Lifestyle (ELS) initiated with an Outperform at RW Baird... Equity Residential (EQR) initiated with a Neutral at RW Baird... Essex Property Trust (ESS) initiated with a Neutral at RW Baird... Facebook (FB) initiated with a Buy at Brean Capital... Intercept (ICPT) initiated with a Hold at MLV & Co.... Isis Pharmaceuticals (ISIS) initiated with a Neutral at Janney Capital... LinkedIn (LNKD) initiated with a Sell at Brean Capital... Mid-America Apartment (MAA) initiated with an Outperform at RW Baird... NetSuite (N) initiated with a Hold at Brean Capital... Paycom (PAYC) initiated with a Buy at Brean Capital... Platform Specialty Products (PAH) initiated with a Buy at UBS... Post Properties (PPS) initiated with a Neutral at RW Baird... Salesforce.com (CRM) initiated with a Hold at Brean Capital... ServiceNow (NOW) initiated with a Buy at Brean Capital... Snap-On (SNA) initiated with a Buy at Northcoast... Sun Communities (SUI) initiated with a Neutral at RW Baird... Twitter (TWTR) initiated with a Buy at Brean Capital... UDR, Inc. (UDR) initiated with an Outperform at RW Baird... Workday (WDAY) initiated with a Hold at Brean Capital... Xplore Technologies (XPLR) initiated with a Buy at Roth Capital... Yahoo (YHOO) initiated with a Hold at Argus.
10:00 EDTBABAOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
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09:05 EDTBABAAlibaba reset expectations provide a buying opportunity, says Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley said a seasonally weaker Q4 for Alibaba could lead to lower adjusted EBITDA margin but believes its scalable model supports operating leverage and should drive EBITDA margin improvement in FY16-17. The firm lowered its price target to $102.30 but left key DCF assumptions unchanged and said reset expectations presents an opportunity to build positions in Overweight rated Alibaba.
08:11 EDTYHOOYahoo initiated with a Hold at Argus
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08:10 EDTJKSJinkoSolar estimates Shangrao city workshop fire damages RMB500.000-RMB1M
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07:35 EDTBABAJD.com upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at William Blair
William Blair upgraded JD.com (JD) to Outperform citing an "attractive" valuation and its belief the company can gain market share in China's business-to-consumer e-commerce market. The firm notes gross merchandise volume growth trends for JD.com accelerated throughout the quarters of 2014, a contrast to competitor Alibaba (BABA). Shares of JD.com closed yesterday down 36c to $27.72.
07:18 EDTMYGNMyriad Genetics announces collaboration expansion with BioMarin
Myriad Genetics (MYGN) announced an expansion of the company's collaboration with BioMarin Pharmaceutical (BMRN). Under the expanded collaboration, BioMarin will use Myriad's myChoice HRD companion diagnostic test to prospectively identify patients with metastatic breast, ovarian and potentially other tumor types that may be sensitive to talazoparib. Financial terms were not disclosed.
06:52 EDTBABAAlibaba upgraded to Buy from Hold at Stifel
Stifel upgraded Alibaba and added it to the Stifel Select List. The firm said regulatory risks surrounding counterfeit items have subsided and it views the stock's valuation as attractive heading into the first lock-up expiration on March 18. Additionally, Stifel expects Alibaba's long-term position to strengthen from near-term monetization efforts. Stifel has a $99 price target on Alibaba shares.
06:37 EDTYHOOAfter losing marketshare, Google now asks Firefox users to switch, BI says
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05:55 EDTCREELEDinside: LED industrial market to reach $2.37B in 2015, DigiTimes says
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