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July 30, 2014
08:53 EDTWMT, SODASodaStream sees sales trends for sodamakers remaining challenging in U.S. in 2H
Says U.S. going through a turnaround, says has "struggled" to drive consumer demand in the U.S. Says most retailers still carrying excess sodamaker inventory. Says "seasonal hotspots" in Walmart (WMT) stores contributed positively to Q2 results, but were not as impactful as planned. Says did not provide a compelling reason to buy a Sodastream in the U.S. in Q2. Says working on healthier ingredients in products, including natural sweeteners. Sees getting machine, consumables segments back on track. Sees FY gross margins similar to FY13's 51%. Says will take some time for initiatives to be implemented and take hold. Says 2H proving to be challenging for U.S., but sees "huge opportunity." Expects Americas to decline in the low teens range. Plans to expand workforce in Israel. Comments made on the Q2 earnings conference call.
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October 28, 2014
09:08 EDTWMTWal-Mart says 1,700 stores selling pre-owned video games
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06:56 EDTWMTWal-Mart rejecting Apple Pay for consumer 'best interests', Business Insider say
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06:44 EDTSODASodaStream weekly volatility increases into Q3 and outlook
SodaStream October weekly call option implied volatility is at 159, November is at 88, December is at 69, April is at 52; compared to its 26-week average of 50 according to Track Data, suggesting large near term price movement into the expected release of Q3 results on October 29.
06:38 EDTWMTApple says Apple Pay in 220,000 locations already, Business Insider reports
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October 27, 2014
12:33 EDTSODASodaStream retraces nearly all of its Friday gains, levels to watch
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07:15 EDTWMTWal-Mart, Best Buy among companies rejecting Apple Pay, Business Insider says
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October 24, 2014
16:54 EDTSODAMarket ends week higher as Apple leads list of earnings winners
Stocks ended the week higher as stronger than expected economic data and upbeat results from a number of companies lifted shares. MACRO NEWS: In the U.S., existing home sales for September and leading economic indicators for the month beat expectations, while weekly jobless claims were roughly in-line with expectations. Markit's “flash” manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index for October came in at 56.2, versus the consensus forecast for a 57.0 reading... China reported that its GDP rose 7.3% in Q3, above the 7.2% growth expected by economists. HSBC's flash PMI inched up to 50.4 from a final reading of 50.2 in September, beating the consensus forecast for a 50.3 reading. The Asian country said that its industrial production jumped 8% versus the year earlier, easily beating the anticipated 7.5% increase... A euro zone purchasing managers' index increased to 52.2 in October from 52 in September. Most analysts had expected the index to decline modestly. COMPANY NEWS: Apple (AAPL), Microsoft (MSFT), Harley-Davidson (HOG), Yahoo (YHOO), Caterpillar (CAT), diversified manufacturer 3M (MMM) and chip maker Broadcom (BRCM) were among the companies that reported higher than expected profits. Conversely, the bottom lines of IBM (IBM), McDonald's (MCD), Verizon (VZ), AT&T (T), and Angie's List (ANGI) missed expectations... Shares of Amazon (AMZN) fell after the company reported weaker than expected results and provided lower than expected revenue guidance. At least two analysts downgraded the stock following its quarterly report, while a number of others cut their price targets on the shares... Boeing (BA) reported stronger than expected results and raised its full year core EPS guidance, but its stock fell as the airplane maker reduced its full year operating cash flow guidance... Pandora's (P) shares tumbled after the company's Q3 results beat expectations, but its total listener hours declined in Q3 versus Q2... Shares of drug maker Biogen Idec (BIIB) fell after the Q3 sales of its flagship multiple sclerosis treatment, Tecfidera, came in below expectations. Additionally, Biogen reported that one of the patients taking the drug had died after contracting a disease previously linked to MS treatments... BlackBerry (BBRY) rallied following renewed rumors that Chinese computer maker Lenovo (LNVGY) is looking to buy the smartphone maker... At home soda machine maker SodaStream (SODA) rallied after the company said that it would test making some of PepsiCo's (PEP) brands available on its machines. INDEXES: For the week, the Dow gained 2.58% to close at 16,805.41, the S&P 500 rose 4.12% to close at 1,964.58, and the Nasdaq advanced about 5.28% to close at 4,483.71.
16:20 EDTSODAOn The Fly: Closing Wrap
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12:49 EDTSODAOn The Fly: Midday Wrap
Stocks on Wall Street opened relatively quietly, with investors cautious given the way the market closed yesterday following the report a NYC doctor had the Ebola virus. As the morning progressed investors became more emboldened and pushed the market higher, leaving the major averages near their highs at midday. ECONOMIC EVENTS: In the U.S., a report on new home sales showed that they inched up 0.2% to a 467K rate in September, but August was revised much lower. COMPANY NEWS: Shares of Amazon (AMZN) fell 7.5% after the company reported weaker than expected results and provided lower than expected revenue guidance. At least two analysts downgraded the stock following its report, while a number of others cut their price targets on the shares... Procter & Gamble (PG) rose 3% after the company's Q1 core EPS matched estimates and it announced plans to exit the Duracell personal power business. P&G noted that while no decision has been made on the form of the exit, the company’s current preference is a split-off of the Duracell business into a stand-alone company. MAJOR MOVERS: Among the notable gainers was were Edwards Lifesciences (EW), which rose 11% following the company's "beat and raise" report. Also higher was SodaStream (SODA), which jumped 14% after confirming that it has entered into an agreement with PepsiCo (PEP) specifically focused on a small-scale, limited time test to make certain of PepsiCo’s brands available for use on the company’s at-home beverage system. Among the noteworthy losers was Pandora (P), which dropped 15% after reporting quarterly results that included a sequential drop in listener hours. Also lower was Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF), which fell 5.5% after Goldman Sachs downgraded the stock to a Sell rating in a note to investors. INDEXES: Near midday, the Dow was up 86.67, or 0.52%, to 16,764.57, the Nasdaq was up 16.36, or 0.37%, to 4,469.15, and the S&P 500 was up 8.86, or 0.45%, to 1,959.68.
11:55 EDTSODASodaStream up 18% after confirming 'small-scale' PepsiCo deal
11:54 EDTSODASodaStream confirms 'small-scale' PepsiCo agreement
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11:44 EDTSODASodaStream, PepsiCo tests 'very small scale,' CNBC's Dominic Chu says
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11:25 EDTSODASodaStream said to test PepsiCo branded products, Bloomberg reports
Bloomberg cites industry newsletter Beverage Digest on SodaStream's (SODA) planned test of PepsiCo (PEP) products in Florida. PepsiCo is looking at various in-home platforms, Bloomberg cites Beverage Digest as having reported.
October 23, 2014
13:40 EDTWMTWal-Mart's Sam's Club offering services to small businesses
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08:57 EDTSODASodaStream weekly volatility increases into Q3 and outlook
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October 22, 2014
09:50 EDTWMTCredit Suisse to hold a field trip
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October 21, 2014
10:50 EDTSODASodaStream long idea reiterated by Tilson at Robin Hood, Bloomberg reports
October 20, 2014
07:42 EDTWMTWal-Mart de Mexico reports Q3 net income 4.87B pesos vs. 5.12B pesos last year
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October 17, 2014
16:55 EDTWMTStocks end volatile week lower amid oil price plunge
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10:23 EDTWMTWal-Mart volatile in mixed trading as it nears 52-week lows
The shares have been trading in a dollar range, but with multiple sweeps higher and lower this morning as price nears the 52-week low at $72.27. At the current price of $73.74, next support is at $73.03, the session low. Resistance is at $74.18, the high of the day.
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