New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News Breaks
February 22, 2013
06:21 EDTB, MSMMSC Industrial acquires Barnes Distribution North America for $550M
MSC Industrial (MSM) announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets and assume certain liabilities of the North American distribution business of the Barnes Group (B). The purchase price will be $550M and the asset purchase structure results in significant future tax benefits with a net present value estimated to be more than $100M. Run-rate cost synergies are expected to reach $15M-$20M by FY15. The acquisition is expected to close during the company's Q3 and will be financed using available cash and borrowings under an anticipated new credit facility and term loan structure. The acquisition is expected to be accretive to cash flow and EPS, including synergies and excluding transaction and integration costs, by contributing an expected incremental EPS of 15c-20c and 30c-40c in FY14 and FY15, respectively. The vast majority of transaction and integration costs will be incurred in fiscal years 2013 and 2014.
News For MSM;B From The Last 14 Days
Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.
March 27, 2015
10:03 EDTMSMOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy downgrades include: AEGON (AEG) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman... Alkermes (ALKS) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup... American Eagle (AEO) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman... ArcelorMittal (MT) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Citigroup... Black Diamond (BDE) downgraded to Sell from Hold at Feltl... Diodes (DIOD) downgraded to Outperform from Strong Buy at Raymond James... EMC (EMC) downgraded at Pacific Crest... Epizyme (EPZM) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup... FutureFuel (FF) downgraded Neutral at Roth Capital... GameStop (GME) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at B. Riley... MSC Industrial (MSM) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at RW Baird... Pioneer Energy (PES) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank... Power Integrations (POWI) downgraded to Market Perform at Raymond James... Precision Drilling (PDS) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank... SanDisk (SNDK) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Evercore ISI... Semtech (SMTC) downgraded to Outperform from Strong Buy at Raymond James... Swiss Re (SSREY) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Jefferies... Vantiv (VNTV) downgraded at SunTrust... Vivendi (VIVHY) downgraded to Underperform from Outperform at Exane BNP Paribas... WESCO (WCC) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at RW Baird... World Acceptance (WRLD) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Macquarie... Zurich Insurance (ZURVY) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman.
05:51 EDTMSMMSC Industrial downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at RW Baird
Subscribe for More Information

Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.

I agree to the theflyonthewall.com disclaimer & terms of use