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June 25, 2014
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September 25, 2015
07:03 EDTBBRYBlackBerry targets sustainable non-GAAP profitability in Q4
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07:02 EDTBBRYBlackBerry reports Q2 adjusted EPS (13c), consensus (9c)
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05:57 EDTARWRArrowhead price target raised to $20 from $12 at Piper Jaffray
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September 24, 2015
19:14 EDTJBL, PIROn The Fly: After Hours Movers
HIGHER AFTER EARNINGS: Jabil Circuit (JBL), up 9.6%... Nike (NKE), up 8%. ALSO HIGHER: Bellerophon Therapeutics (BLPH), up 92% after announcing "positive" data from its interim Phase 2 study of INOpulse... Reynolds American (RAI), up 1% after Bloomberg reported the company may sell $5B in assets to Japan Tobacco... Marvell (MRVL), up 5.15% after announcing a 17% global headcount reduction. LOWER AFTER EARNINGS: Pier 1 Imports (PIR), down 7.5%... Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY), down 1%. ALSO LOWER: Internap (INAP), down 15.1% after cutting its FY15 revenue forecast... Emerge Energy Services (EMES), down 3.25% after withdrawing its distribution guidance due to "difficult market conditions."
16:15 EDTJBLJabil Circuit sees FY16 core EPS $2.60, consensus $2.37
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16:15 EDTJBLJabil Circuit sees Q1 core EPS 72c-88c, consensus 61c
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16:12 EDTJBLJabil Circuit reports Q4 core EPS 53c, consensus 45c
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16:11 EDTPIRPier 1 Imports down 11% after Q2 results, FY16 guidance lowered
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16:10 EDTPIRPier 1 Imports sees Q3 EPS 10c-14c, consensus 23c
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16:09 EDTPIRPier 1 Imports cuts FY16 EPS view to 56c-64c from 83c-87c, consensus 83c
Sees FY16: Low single-digit Company comparable sales growth, which includes e-Commerce; EBITDA margins of approximately 7.5% to 8%; Capital expenditures of approximately $60M.
16:08 EDTPIRPier 1 Imports lowers FY16 outlook
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16:06 EDTPIRPier 1 Imports reports Q2 EPS 4c, consensus 7c
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15:00 EDTBBRYNotable companies reporting before tomorrow's open
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15:00 EDTPIR, JBLNotable companies reporting after market close
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13:56 EDTBBRYBlackBerry September 7 weekly straddle priced for 7% movement into Q2
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13:19 EDTARWROn The Fly: Top stock stories at midday
Stocks on Wall Street were sharply lower at midday, with each of the major indexes down more than 1%. Continued weakness in Asia and a lack of clarity regarding the Fed's rate decision last week has kept buyers on the sidelines while the sellers have had their way. Lowered guidance from Dow component Caterpillar (CAT) has weighed on the market in addition to some economic data points that were below expectations. ECONOMIC EVENTS: In the U.S., initial jobless claims were 267,000, versus expectations for 272,000 first-time claims. Durable goods orders for August declined 2.0%, versus expectations for a drop of 2.3%. When transportation items were removed, the core reading was breakeven, versus expectations for a rise of 0.1%. The Chicago Fed National Activity Index had a reading of -0.41, versus expectations of +0.24. New home sales jumped 5.7% in August to a 552,000 rate, versus expectations for a rise of 1.6% to a 515,000 rate. In Asia, Japan's stock market reopened for the first time since Friday and the Nikkei suffered a nearly 3% decline as it caught up to other global market trends in the week-to-date. The slide came despite Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe unveiling new economic targets, including a goal for a 20% increase in the target size of the Japanese economy to 600T yen, though he gave no timeframe for achieving this aspiration. Elsewhere, Norway and Taiwan both cut interest rates this morning. The Norges Bank lowered rates by 25 basis points to 0.75%, while Taiwan cut its benchmark by 12.5 basis points to 1.75% in the nation's first lowering of rates since 2009. COMPANY NEWS: A slide in shares of Caterpillar weighed on the Dow Jones Industrial Average after the heavy machinery maker announced plans for job cuts and lowered its revenue guidance for this year and next. Caterpillar said that it would lay off 4,000-5,000 of its employees between now and the end of 2016 and could lay off up to 10,000 employees by 2018. Before the news was announced, research firm Axiom initiated coverage of Caterpillar with a Sell rating and $28 price target, which its shares were 5.7% closer to at midday following their swoon. Other mining and agriculture equipment makers, including Joy Global and Deere (DE), were also weaker following the Dow member's announcement. MAJOR MOVERS: Among the notable gainers was Arrowhead Research (ARWR), which rose 18% after disclosing top-line findings from the Heparc-2001 Phase 2a clinical study of ARC-520, its candidate for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B infection. Also higher was Hudson City Bancorp (HCBK), the parent company of Hudson City Savings Bank, which gained 3% after the bank, the Justice Department and CFPB reached a settlement to resolve allegations that the bank engaged in a pattern or practice of "redlining" predominantly Black and Hispanic neighborhoods in its residential mortgage lending practices. Notably, settling the allegations may pave the way for the bank to close out a proposed merger with M&T Bank (MTB). Among the noteworthy losers was Sientra (SIEN), which dropped 42% after disclosing that the U.K.'s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency announced the suspension of the CE certificate for all medical devices made by Silimed, the company's contract manufacturer. Also lower were shares of Twitter (TWTR), which slid 4% after Citi cut its estimates below consensus and lowered its price target on the microblog service operator to $30. INDEXES: Near midday, the Dow was down 186.90, or 1.15%, to 16,092.99, the Nasdaq was down 56.64, or 1.19%, to 4,696.10, and the S&P 500 was down 20.18, or 1.04%, to 1,918.58.
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09:05 EDTARWROn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
HIGHER: Arrowhead Research (ARWR), up 35% after disclosing top-line findings from the Heparc-2001 Phase 2a clinical study of ARC-520, its candidate for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B infection... Conatus Pharmaceuticals (CNAT), up 19% after the company's Phase 2 Portal Hypertension clinical trial of emricasan met its primary endpoints... Keryx Biopharmaceuticals (KERX), up 13% after announcing that the European Commission has approved Fexeric for the control of elevated serum phosphorus levels, or hyperphosphatemia, in adults with chronic kidney disease. LOWER: Caterpillar (CAT), down 5% after announcing restructuring plans, lowering revenue guidance, and having stock initiated with a Sell rating and a $28 price target at Axiom... Twitter (TWTR), down 1.5% after Citi cut estimates below consensus and lowered its price target to $30. DOWN AFTER EARNINGS: Worthington (WOR), down 12.5%... Accenture (ACN), down 3%.
07:35 EDTARWRArrowhead reports peak reduction in HBsAG after single dose with ARC-520
Arrowhead Research Corporation is hosting an analyst day today in New York, with a presentation starting at 11:00 a.m. EDT to discuss top-line findings from the Heparc-2001 Phase 2a clinical study of ARC-520, its candidate for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B infection. Additionally, the company will discuss findings from a study of 9 chimpanzees that have been treated monthly with ARC-520 for between 6 and 11 months with a background therapy of nucleotide/nucleoside analog inhibitors tenofovir and/or entecavir. HBV E-antigen positive patients on a background of chronic entecavir receiving a 4 mg/kg single-dose of ARC-520 showed a mean maximal 92% reduction in circulating HBeAg and a best reduction of 98%. Similar mean maximal reductions were also demonstrated in HBV core-related antigen from both HBeAg-negative and -positive patients. ARC-520 is designed to silence all gene products expressed by HBV cccDNA, so this data suggests that it may be substantially disrupting additional viral functions. In a cohort of NUC-naive, HBeAg-positive patients, best peak HBsAg reduction has been 99% and the mean maximum HBsAg reduction has been 1.05 log through 15 days post ARC-520 treatment. This open-label cohort is fully enrolled; data collection is ongoing and will be continued through Day 85 post ARC-520 treatment. These reductions are substantially higher than results from NUC treatment-experienced cohorts.
05:11 EDTBBRYStocks with implied volatility above IV index mean; PNK BBRY
Stocks with implied volatility above IV index mean; Pinnacle Entertainment (PNK) 46, BlackBerry (BBRY) 54 according to iVolatility.
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