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December 11, 2012
06:12 EDTSPWR, TSL, ESLR, WFC, SPW, STP, CSIQ, YGE, JPM, XOM, FSLR, JASO, LDK, GDI, MSOn the Fly: Periodicals Wrap-Up
WALL STREET JOURNAL: Morgan Stanley (MS) might soon ask U.S. regulators to let the securities firm buy back shares for the first time in more than four years, sources say. The bank could make its request to the Fed as soon as January as part of the annual "stress-test" process, the Wall Street Journal reports...North America will become a net energy exporter by 2025, thanks to a surge in oil and gas production and rapid improvements in energy efficiency, Exxon Mobil (XOM) predicts in its latest long-term energy outlook which will be released today, the Wall Street Journal reports...REUTERS: SPX Corp. (SPW) is in exclusive talks to buy rival Gardner Denver (GDI) and hopes to finalize a deal by the end of the year, sources say, in a merger that could create a conglomerate with a market value over $7B, Reuters reports...JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM) rose to first in a U.S. customer satisfaction survey, as its three biggest rivals, including perennial leader Wells Fargo & Co. (WFC) declined in their scores. But smaller banks and credit unions continued to record higher numbers than all large banks, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index annual survey, Reuters reports...BLOOMBERG: Emerging-market stocks rose for a fifth day, lifting the benchmark index to an eight-month high, as investors wait for progress on U.S. budget talks and before Fed policy makers meet. The MSCI Emerging Markets Index gained 0.2% to 1,031.14 as of 4:47 p.m. in Hong Kong, heading for the highest close since April 6, Bloomberg reports...Developers installed 684 megawatts of solar panels in the U.S. in Q3, 44% more than a year earlier, as residential projects rose to a record, according to the Solar Energy Industries Association. About 3.2 gigawatts of solar energy will be installed in the U.S. this year, Bloomberg reports.
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February 2, 2016
08:06 EDTXOMExxon Mobil reports Q4 oil-equivalent production up 4.8%
Upstream earnings were $857M, down $4.6B from the fourth quarter of 2014. Lower liquids and gas realizations decreased earnings by $3.7B, while volume and mix effects increased earnings by $100M, benefiting from new developments. All other items, including the absence of both the prior year U.S. deferred income tax effects and recognition of a favorable arbitration ruling for expropriated Venezuela assets, decreased earnings by $960M. On an oil-equivalent basis, production increased 4.8% from the fourth quarter of 2014. Liquids production totaled 2.5M barrels per day, up 299,000 barrels per day. Project ramp-up, work programs and entitlement effects were partly offset by field decline.
08:04 EDTXOMExxon Mobil CEO says scale, diversity provide confidence to invest
"While our financial results reflect the challenging environment, we remain focused on the business fundamentals, including project execution and effective cost management. The scale and diversity of our cash flows, along with our financial strength, provide us with the confidence to invest through the cycle to create long-term shareholder value," said chairman and CEO Rex Tillerson. ExxonMobil completed six major Upstream projects during the year and achieved its full-year plan to produce 4.1M oil-equivalent barrels per day. These new developments in Canada, Indonesia, Norway, the United States and West Africa added 300,000 oil-equivalent barrels per day of working interest production capacity.
08:01 EDTXOMExxon Mobil reports Q4 EPS 67c, consensus 63c
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07:20 EDTMSSEC Equity Market Structure Advisory Committee to hold a meeting
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07:17 EDTXOMIran still struggling to finalize oil drilling contract terms, WSJ says
Iran is still having difficulty finalizing terms under which foreign energy companies can drill for oil there, the Wall Street Journal reports. Iranian oil officials canceled a conference scheduled for this month in London where new contracts for Western companies were supposed to be presented, with official blaming the cancellations on the inability to secure enough U.K. visas for the event, the report says. Another reason for the cancellation are conservative factions thinking that the contracts drawn up by president Hassan Rouhani's oil ministry are too generous to foreign entities, the report says, citing people familiar with the matter. Publicly traded companies in the space include BP (BP), Chevron (CVX), ConocoPhillips (COP), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A) and Total (TOT). Reference Link
06:48 EDTMSMorgan Stanley upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie
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06:24 EDTXOMOptions expected to be active
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05:40 EDTMSOaktree-backed AdvancePierre picks Barclays for IPO, Bloomberg reports
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February 1, 2016
14:32 EDTXOMNotable companies reporting before tomorrow's open
Notable companies reporting before tomorrow's open, with earnings consensus, include Exxon Mobil (XOM), consensus 64c... Pfizer (PFE), consensus 52c... United Parcel Service (UPS), consensus $1.42... Dow Chemical (DOW), consensus 70c... Emerson Electric (EMR), consensus 51c... Archer-Daniels-Midland (ADM), consensus 66c... Baxter (BAX), consensus 32c... Sirius XM (SIRI), consensus 3c... Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL), consensus 92c... Ally Financial (ALLY), consensus 51c... Michael Kors (KORS), consensus $1.46... ADT Corp. (ADT), consensus 46c.
11:45 EDTJPMJPMorgan to buy almost $1B worth of LendingClub personal loans, WSJ says
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10:44 EDTXOMExxon Mobil technical comments ahead of earnings
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08:39 EDTXOMExxon Mobil volatility elevated into Q4 and outlook
Exxon Mobil February weekly call option implied volatility is at 31, February is at 29, March is at 27; compared to its 52-week range of 13 to 40, suggesting large near term price movement into the expected release of Q4 results on February 2.
07:02 EDTJASOJA Solar's portfolio passed 96-hour Potential Induced Degradation test
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06:46 EDTMSBlackstone shops IT outsourcing firm in China, WSJ reports
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06:17 EDTJPMJPMorgan testing blockchain project, FT reports
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January 31, 2016
20:43 EDTWFC, JPMOn The Fly: Top five weekend stock stories
Catch up on the weekend's top five stories with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Coca-Cola (KO) announced a minority stake in diary and juice company Chi, with plans to take full ownership within three years. 2. Billionaire investor Nelson Peltz is considering taking an activist position in Time Warner (TWX), the New York Post reported. 3. Toyota (TM) could temporarily halt domestic production after an explosion at a key supplier curbed its supply of steel, Reuters said. 4. Investigations into Herbalife (HLF), as well as investigations into Bill Ackman himself, have fizzled and criminal charges look unlikely, the Wall Street Journal revealed. 5. Virtu Financial (VIRT) and Ctrip (CTRP) were discussed positively by Barron's this week, as well as "tech bargains" Autodesk (ADSK), Akamai (AKAM), Western Digital (WDC), SanDisk (SNDK) and Lam Research (LRCX) and attractive banking stocks Citi (C), JPMorgan (JPM), Bank of America (BAC) and Wells Fargo (WFC).
12:33 EDTWFC, MS, JPMU.S. banks could return 20% or more, Barron's says
The banking sector looks like "one of the best bargains in the market," Barron's contends in a cover story. Names such as Citi (C), JPMorgan (JPM), Bank of America (BAC), Wells Fargo (WFC), Goldman Sachs (GS), Morgan Stanley (MS), BB&T (BBT), PNC Financial (PNC), SunTrust (STI) and U.S. Bancorp (USB) are showing healthy balance sheets and could offer "at least" 20% upside, the publication argues, adding that the industry's exposure to the energy sector "looks manageable" given information offered in recent earnings reports and conference calls. Reference Link
January 29, 2016
15:10 EDTXOMExxon Mobil volatility elevated into Q4 and outlook
Exxon Mobil February weekly call option implied volatility is at 33, February is at 29, March is at 27; compared to its 52-week range of 13 to 40, suggesting large near term price movement into the expected release of Q4 results on February 2.
13:02 EDTJPMBarclays names Venkatakrishnan chief risk officer
Barclays (BCS) has named C.S. Venkatakrishnan as Chief Risk Officer. Venkatakrishnan joins Barclays from JP Morgan Chase (JPM) where he has been the Head of Model Risk and Development since 2012 and Head of Operational Risk since September 2013. He will join the Executive Committee of Barclays and report directly to the group CEO Jes Staley. Once Mr Venkatakrishnan assumes his new role, current Chief Risk Officer Robert Le Blanc will become Vice Chair of Risk and Strategy, reporting to Staley. Reference Link
07:36 EDTXOMAnalysts still predicting mergers as oil slump drags on, WSJ reports
Bankers and analysts have been predicting a wave of merger activity will come almost since crude prices began to fall from over $100 a barrel, but the only big acquisition by an oil major so far has been Shell's (RDS.A) purchase of BG Group (BRGYY), said The Wall Street Journal, which added that analysts still believe deal-making is likely to return this year if prices continue to languish. With Chevron (CVX) set to report today and its big peers soon to follow, analysts are expecting the four biggest publicly traded Western oil companies to have their weakest combined profits since 1998, the Journal noted. The report noted that U.S. shale oil producers, such as Apache (APA) and Whiting Petroleum (WLL), were previously targeted though potential sellers were reluctant to accept offers as they hoped for a rebound in oil prices and potential buyers wondered if any deal struck would look expensive if crude prices fell further, but "both impediments are gone now," the Journal contends. Reference Link
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