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February 26, 2013
10:00 EDTMO, ROSE, KYO, MDP, RIG, AFFY, CHMT, ATW, LO, TSN, MMC, OKS, TC, TXN, LSI, ATML, ADM, CLOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy downgrades include: Altria Group (MO) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill... Archer Daniels (ADM) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at BMO Capital... Atmel (ATML) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at FBR Capital... Colgate-Palmolive (CL) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill... LSI Corp. (LSI) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at FBR Capital... Texas Instruments (TXN) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Evercore... Thompson Creek (TC) downgraded to Reduce from Hold at TD Securities... ONEOK Partners (OKS) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse... Marsh & McLennan (MMC) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Sandler ONeill... Altria Group (MO) downgraded at BofA/Merrill... Oceaneering (OII) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Macquarie... Tyson Foods (TSN) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Stephens... Lorillard (LO) downgraded to Underperform from Buy at CLSA... Colgate-Palmolive (CL) downgraded at BofA/Merrill... Atwood Oceanics (ATW) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Macquarie... Transocean (RIG) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Macquarie... Chemtura (CHMT) downgraded to Perform from Outperform at Oppenheimer... Meredith (MDP) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray... Affymax (AFFY) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Lazard Capital... Kyocera (KYO) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill... Rosetta Resources (ROSE) downgraded to Sell from Hold at Miller Tabak.
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July 21, 2014
15:29 EDTTXNTexas Instruments July weekly 49 straddle priced for 3% move into Q2
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14:21 EDTTXNEarnings Preview: Analysts optimistic on TI ahead of Q2 report
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10:42 EDTLOOptions with decreasing implied volatility
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09:10 EDTLO, MOOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
HIGHER: Allergan (AGN), up 0.5% after Q2 results, FY14 outlook beat expectations and the company announces plans to reduce workforce by about 1,500 employees as part of restructuring. Also, Valeant (VRX) announced it has contacted both the SEC and Canadian financial authorities regarding Allergan's "apparent attempt to mislead investors and manipulate the market for Valeant common shares by continuing to make false and misleading statements regarding Valeant's business"... Extreme Networks (EXTR), up 13% after raising Q4 EPS, revenue view... Gas Natural (EGAS), up 6% after confirming it rejected $13 per share unsolicited offer from Algonquin Power... EMC (EMC), up 4.5% after the WSJ says Elliot Management took a stake of over $1B in the firm and plans to push the company to break itself up... GoPro, (GPRO), up 2.8% after initiated at several firms including Citigroup, Barclays and JPMorgan... Kandi Technologies (KNDI), up 6% after China Daily said China will not to waive a sales tax on electric cars made by foreign companies. Tesla (TSLA) is down 1% following the report. UP AFTER EARNINGS: Halliburton (HAL), up 0.5%... LOWER: Reynolds American (RAI), down 2.3% after a Florida jury hit the company with $23.6B in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow of a longtime smoker. Shares of fellow tobacco companies also fell after the jury decision, as Lorillard (LO) fell 2% and Altria (MO) slid 1.6%... Yum! Brands (YUM), down 2% after AP reported that a Shanghai TV station said a food supplier sold expired beef and chicken to the company's KFC brand in China along with to McDonald's (MCD), which is down 0.7%. DOWN AFTER EARNINGS: PetMed Express (PETS), down 2.4%... Hasbro (HAS), down 1.3%.
06:12 EDTLOStocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; LO IGT
Stocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; Lorillard (LO) 16, International Game (IGT) 14 according to iVolatility.
July 18, 2014
16:47 EDTLOMarket ends week higher as earnings, M&A offset geopolitical tensions
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16:02 EDTLSIShutterfly names Gautam Srivastava as Chief Human Resources Officer
Shutterfly (SFLY) announced it has appointed Gautam Srivastava as senior vice president and chief human resources officer. Srivastava will join the Shutterfly team on July 21. Srivastava brings many years of human resources and general operating experience to his position. Most recently he was SVP of Human Resources and Marketing for LSI Corp. (LSI), a designer of semiconductors for datacenter storage and networking.
11:42 EDTTXNAMD plummets after profit miss, analyst downgrades
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11:25 EDTLOOptions with decreasing implied volatility
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06:05 EDTLOStocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; LO IGT
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July 17, 2014
11:12 EDTLOOptions with decreasing implied volatility
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09:03 EDTTXNTexas Instruments July weekly volatility elevated into Q2 and outlook
Texas Instrument July weekly call option implied volatility is at 24 August is at 22, October is at 19; compared to its 26-week average of 19 according to Track Data, suggesting large near term price movement into the expected release of Q2 results on July 21.
05:58 EDTLOStocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; LO IGT
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July 16, 2014
17:23 EDTTSNTyson Foods commences tender offer for Hillshire Brands for $63 per share cash
Tyson Foods (TSN) announced that it has commenced a cash tender offer for all outstanding shares of common stock of Hillshire Brands (HSH) at a price of $63.00 per share. The tender offer is being made pursuant to the previously announced merger agreement dated July 1, among the two companies and HMB Holdings, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tyson Foods. The tender offer period will expire at 12:00 midnight at the end of the day on August 12, unless the offer is extended. Tyson Foods has filed a tender offer statement on Schedule TO with the United States SEC. HMB Holdings is the acquirer in the tender offer. The Offer to Purchase contained within the Schedule TO sets out the terms and conditions of the tender offer. Hillshire Brands has also filed a Solicitation/Recommendation Statement with the SEC, which includes the recommendation of the Hillshire board of directors that Hillshire Brands stockholders tender their shares in the tender offer. Following successful completion of the tender offer, any shares not acquired in the tender offer will be acquired in a second-step merger at the same $63 per share cash price.
14:30 EDTATWAtwood Oceanics mentioned as potential takeover target by The Deal
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11:29 EDTTXNIntel hits 52-week high after results beat estimates
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08:20 EDTMO, LOCigarette makers focus on heavy users, seek growth from e-cigs, WSJ says
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06:38 EDTMO, LOE-cigarettes being sold in many flavors, NY Times says
Tobacco companies are offering e-cigarettes with hundreds of different flavors, such as banana cream pie and cotton candy, according to The New York Times. The FDA has banned most flavors in regular cigarettes, and the agency is studying the marketing and flavors of e-cigarettes, the newspaper noted. Publicly traded companies in the space include Altria Group (MO), British American Tobacco (BTI), Lorillard (LO), Philip Morris (PM) and Reynolds American (RAI). Reference Link
05:53 EDTLOStocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; LO SHPG
Stocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; Lorillard (LO) 21, Shire (SHPG) 31 according to iVolatility.
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