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June 30, 2015
08:20 EDTMDRXAllscripts takes $200M equity position in NantHealth
Allscripts announced they have taken a significant step forward in their strategic partnership through two cross-investments and a strengthening of their commercial agreement. The investments include Allscripts' purchase of a 10% equity stake in NantHealth for $200M in cash. In addition, NantCapital, LLC, the personal investment vehicle of Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong, founder of NantHealth, has made a $100M investment into Allscripts.
07:35 EDTCAGConAgra says to take 'more aggressive approach' to cost reduction
Sees "prudent" divestitures and acquisitions.
07:34 EDTCAGConAgra sees Q1 adjusted EPS 'roughly in line' with year-ago
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07:34 EDTCAGConAgra reports Q4 Consumer Foods segment sales approx. $1.9B
Sales for the Commercial Foods segment were $1.2B and operating profit was $154M, as reported, ahead of prior year amounts. Sales for the Private Brands segment were $1B, down slightly. The company estimates that the extra week favorably impacted sales and volume by approximately 7%.
07:32 EDTCAGConAgra sees Q1 'unaffected by outcome' of Private Brands review
The company will offer details on full-year fiscal 2016 expected EPS, as well as long-term financial guidance, at an investor event likely to be scheduled for the fall of 2015. This event will be scheduled after the company completes its assessment of strategic alternatives for the Private Brands operations, and determines SG&A reduction targets and investment needs for the remainder of the company. With regard to first quarter of fiscal 2016, which the company expects to be unaffected by the outcome of the review of strategic alternatives for the Private Brands operations, the company expects EPS, adjusted for items impacting comparability, to be roughly in line with comparable year-ago amounts. With regard to plans for the rest of the company, the company’s new focus will be on: Productivity, notably within SG&A, but also in terms of supply chain and trade spending. The company sees significant margin potential through these initiatives. Driving profitable growth in the Consumer Foods segment and at Lamb Weston potato operations -- within the Commercial Foods segment. This will involve further portfolio segmentation, and investing behind the highest-potential categories in a disciplined manner. Investment may include marketing, infrastructure, innovation, and acquired businesses. The company expects some additional divestitures as it continues to refine the asset mix. Balanced capital allocation that includes growing the dividend over time, increasing share repurchases, and having an investment-grade balance sheet. Financial expectations and operating details regarding the above will be shared as part of the investor event later this year.
07:32 EDTCAGConAgra plans to exit Private Brands operations
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07:31 EDTCAGConAgra reports Q4 adjusted EPS 59c, consensus 59c
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05:59 EDTORCLGartner: Worldwide IT spending on pace to decline 5.5% in 2015
Worldwide IT spending is on pace to total $3.5T in 2015, a 5.5% decline from 2014, according to the latest forecast by Gartner, Inc. Analysts attribute the decline to the rising U.S. dollar. In constant-currency terms, the market is projected to grow 2.5%. In Gartner's previous forecast in April, it had forecast IT spending to decline 1.3% in U.S. dollars and grow 3.1% in constant currency. "We want to stress that this is not a market crash. Such are the illusions that large swings in the value of the U.S. dollar versus other currencies can create," said John-David Lovelock, research vice president at Gartner. "However, there are secondary effects to the rising U.S. dollar. Vendors do have to raise prices to protect costs and margins of their products, and enterprises and consumers will have to make new purchase decisions in light of the new prices." Communications services will continue to be the largest IT spending segment in 2015 with spending at nearly $1.5T. However, this segment is also experiencing the strongest decline among the five IT sectors. In the device market, mobile phones continue to be the leading segment, with growth in Apple phones, especially in China, keeping overall phone spending consistent. However, overall smartphone unit growth will start to flatten. The PC and tablet market continues to weaken. The expected 10 percent increase in average PC pricing in currency-impacted countries is going ahead, delaying purchases even more than expected. Excessive PC inventory levels, especially in Western Europe, need to be cleared, which will delay Windows 10 inventory in the second half of the year. Within the data center systems segment, storage and network markets are both expected to see weaker growth in U.S. dollar terms as a result of the appreciation of the U.S. dollar. Reference Link
June 29, 2015
13:56 EDTCAGConAgra technical comments ahead of earnings
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12:59 EDTCAGConAgra July volatility increases into Q4 and outlook
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10:54 EDTORCLGoogle denied appeal by U.S. Supreme Court in Oracle copyright case
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06:36 EDTCAGConAgra CEO Connolly to discuss strategy at earnings conference call, WSJ says
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June 26, 2015
16:48 EDTDFSDiscover files automatic mixed securities shelf
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09:36 EDTBBBYActive equity options trading on open
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07:25 EDTCAGConAgra July volatility elevated into Q4 and outlook
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06:53 EDTRADRite Aid shareholders vote to change CEO payment terms, Reuters says
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06:17 EDTORCLConcerns over AWS pricing overblown, says Piper Jaffray
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June 25, 2015
16:04 EDTFOLDAmicus says EMA validates Galafold marketing authorization application
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