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January 9, 2014
05:47 EDTRAI, K, FE, UPS, HON, VZ, TMark-to-market pension accounting may benefit some firms' earnings, WSJ says
Rising rates and a strong year for stocks could raise earnings at some large companies that have made an arcane but significant change to the way their pension plans are valued, reports the Wall Street Journal. Some 30 companies could show stronger results than some expect when they report Q4 earnings in coming weeks. In the past few years they've switched to "mark-to-market" pension accounting to make it easier for investors to gauge plan performance.Reference Link
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July 15, 2014
09:17 EDTRAICowen tobacco/beverages analyst holds an analyst/industry conference call
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08:03 EDTT, VZPublic speak out on FCC 'net-neutrality' plan, WSJ says
The Federal Communications Commission's has received more than 677K comments so far from the public on its proposed 'net-neutrality' rules for how broadband providers can treat content traveling over their networks and a random sampling of the input suggests that the agency will have work to do to sell the plan, according to The Wall Street Journal. Companies that provide broadband Internet service include Comcast (CMCSA), AT&T (T), Verizon (VZ) Time Warner Cable (TWC), and Cablevision (CVC). Netflix (NFLX) sends a great deal of content over the Internet and strongly supports net neutrality. Reference Link
07:25 EDTRAIReynolds American & Lorillard to host joint conference call
Conference call to discuss agreement to acquire Lorillard, Inc. will be held on July 15 at 8 am. Webcast Link
07:20 EDTRAIImperial Tobacco to acquire U.S. cigarette brands owned by Lorillard for $7.1B
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07:15 EDTRAIBritish American to invest $4.7B in Reynolds-Lorillard deal, suspend buyback
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07:15 EDTTIIR Holdings to hold a conference
14th Annual Shopper Insights in Action Conference to be held in Chicago on July 14-16.
07:12 EDTRAIBritish American Tobacco to suspend GBP1.5B buyback program from July 30
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07:12 EDTRAIBritish American Tobacco to invest $4.7B as part of Reynolds-Lorillard deal
07:11 EDTRAIReynolds American to acquire Lorillard in transaction valued at $68.88 per share
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07:06 EDTRAIReynolds American to acquire Lorillard in transaction valued at $27.4B
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05:43 EDTKKellogg downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman
Goldman Sachs downgraded Kellogg to Sell on expectations the company's sales will miss expectations and its full year guidance could be cut when the company reports on July 31. Goldman thinks sales weakness is wiping out benefits from cost-savings and it lowered its price target for shares to $59 from $64.
July 14, 2014
11:17 EDTTDemand Media announces divestiture of Creativebug and CoveritLive
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10:34 EDTTAT&T joint venture acquires Creativebug from Demand Media for $10M
Otter Media, a joint venture between AT&T (T) and The Chernin Group, has acquired Creativebug from Demand Media (DMD), the companies announced earlier. Creativebug offers do-it-yourself video workshops featuring instruction from artists and designers. Demand Media confirmed in a regulatory filing earlier that it completed the sale of substantially all of the assets relating to its Creativebug business for $10.0M in cash. AT&T and The Chernin Group announced the formation of the joint venture to acquire, invest in and launch over-the-top video services previously on April 22.
10:00 EDTRAIOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
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09:41 EDTHONHoneywell completes sale of FM business to Federal-Mogul
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09:31 EDTTAT&T, EPIX reach carriage agreement
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08:32 EDTTSynchronoss acquires Voxmobili for $26M in cash
Synchronoss (SNCR) announced its acquisition of Voxmobili, a wholly owned subsidiary of OnMobile Global. Voxmobiliís customers include AT&T (T), Airtel, Everything Everywhere, France Telecom, Orange (ORAN), T-Mobile (TMUS), and Vodafone (VOD). In consideration for the acquisition, Synchronoss paid approximately $26M in cash to OnMobile Global.
08:24 EDTRAIReynolds American upgraded at RBC Capital
As noted earlier, RBC Capital upgraded Reynolds American (RAI) to Outperform from Sector Perform. After Reynolds and Lorillard (LO) confirmed that they are in talks about an acquisition of Lorillard by Reynolds, RBC Capital expects a deal to take place soon and thinks Reynolds' stock could rally to $72 on a deal. Target to $72 from $52.
07:09 EDTRAIDecrease in lawsuits could help Reynolds, Lorillard merger, Reuters says
Analysts who follow the smoking industry are saying that the leveling-off of smoking-related lawsuits against U.S. tobacco companies could making it more likely that a merger between Reynolds American (RAI) and Lorillard (LO) will transpire, reported Reuters. Reference Link
06:16 EDTRAIReynolds American upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital
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