|March 22, 2013|
|12:47 EDT||MHP, APO||McGraw-Hill completes sale of education business to Apollo Global |
McGraw-Hill (MHP) completed the sale of its McGraw-Hill Education business to investment funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management (APO). As previously disclosed, the purchase price was $2.4B in cash. The company is using a portion of the approximately $1.9B in after tax proceeds from the sale to pay down short-term debt, in part driven by the special dividend paid in 2012, to resume share repurchases and to make selective tuck-in acquisitions.
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|July 11, 2014|
|08:19 EDT||APO||Apollo Global valuation attractive after pullback, says BMO Capital|
After meeting with Apollo Global's CFO, BMO Capital is upbeat about the company's outlook. The firm expects the company's credit business to be a growth driver for years to come, although its private equity business is expected to show very slow growth, according to BMO Capital. The firm raised its price target on the shares to $36 from $35 and keeps an Outperform rating,
|July 10, 2014|
|11:21 EDT||APO||International Game Technology rises as GTECH reportedly prepares bid|
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|July 9, 2014|
|10:02 EDT||APO||On The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary|
Today's noteworthy downgrades include: Advanced Energy (AEIS) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Dougherty... Apollo Global (APO) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup... Artisan Partners (APAM) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup... Autoliv (ALV) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Nordea... BNP Paribas (BNPQY) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan... BP (BP) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank... Carlyle Group (CG) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup... Coach (COH) downgraded at Buckingham... Cummins (CMI) downgraded to Buy from Conviction Buy at Goldman... Garmin (GRMN) downgraded to Underperform from Sector Perform at Pacific Crest... Gigamon (GIMO) downgraded to Buy from Strong Buy at Needham... International Paper (IP) downgraded at RBC Capital... Louisiana-Pacific (LPX) downgraded at RBC Capital... Marvell (MRVL) downgraded to Underperform from Perform at Oppenheimer... McGraw Hill Financial (MHFI) downgraded to Market Perform at Raymond James... Moody's (MCO) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James... Plum Creek Timber (PCL) downgraded at RBC Capital... Potash (POT) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan... RGS Energy (RGSE) downgraded at Cowen... Taminco (TAM) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup... Total (TOT) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Societe Generale... Unilever (UN) downgraded to Reduce from Neutral at Nomura... VMware (VMW) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo... Vectren (VVC) downgraded to Hold from Buy at KeyBanc.
|06:16 EDT||APO||Apollo Global downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup|
Citigroup downgraded Apollo Global to Neutral citing higher uncertainty around rising rates. Citi lowered its price target for shares to $28 from $32.