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December 27, 2012
16:15 EDTTM, BCDS, DIOD, VVUS, QCOR, JCPOn The Fly: Closing Wrap
Stocks on Wall Street spent almost the entire session in negative territory but the averages recovered most of their losses in the last hour of trading. Headlines from Washington late in the trading day indicated the House of Representatives plans a session for Sunday evening to discuss the fiscal cliff. After opening lower the averages fell to their worst levels just after midday and were trading near those levels before moving sharply higher, and eventually erasing almost all of their losses, during the final 90 minutes of trading... ECONOMIC EVENTS: In the U.S., weekly jobless claims fell 12,000 to 350,000, compared to expectations for claims to remain relatively flat with the prior week. Sales of new homes rose 4.4% in November from October to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 377,000, beating expectations. Consumer confidence fell to its lowest level since August with a 65.1 reading for December, versus expectations for a 70.0 figure. This morning, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid warned that there may not be enough time left to reach a budget deal and that the U.S. appears destined to head over the fiscal cliff. However, late day optimism took hold based on plans for the House to reconvene this weekend... COMPANY NEWS: U.S. listed shares of Toyota Motor (TM) gained $2.18, or 2.41%, to $92.54 after the company agreed to a settlement valued over $1B related to previous recalls over claims of accelerator pedal problems... MAJOR MOVERS: Among the notable gainers was BCD Semiconductor (BCDS), which rose $3.43, or 86.18%, to $7.41 after agreeing to be acquired by Diodes (DIOD) for $8.00 per U.S. listed share. Shares of Diodes also gained 23c, or 1.36%, to $17.14. Also higher were shares of VIVUS (VVUS), up 51c, or 3.88%, to $13.67 after the company's CEO was quoted by Financial Times as saying he foresees the potential for using direct-to-consumer advertising and a larger scale sales force to market its Qsymia weight-loss drug. Among the noteworthy losers was Questcor Pharmaceuticals (QCOR), down $2.12, or 7.09%, to $27.78 after the circulation of a Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Michigan document related to coverage of the company's Acthar Gel. Also lower were shares of and J.C. Penney (JCP), down $1.23, or 5.93%, to $19.52 after being mentioned by The Wall Street Journal as a retailer that may face a particularly challenging and important year in 2013... INDICES: The Dow was down 18.28, or 0.14%, to 13,096.31; the Nasdaq was down 4.25, or 0.14%, to 2,985.91; and the S&P 500 was down 1.74, or 0.12%, to 1,418.09.
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08:12 EDTTMToyota prepares for slower growth after two profitable years, Reuters says
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06:23 EDTQCOR Stocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; QCOR MNKD
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April 15, 2014
18:11 EDTTMMajor Japanese automakers target 30% production increase in Asia, Nikkei says
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07:42 EDTQCORFDA received two documents questioning Acthar, says Jefferies
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06:40 EDTTMToyota rivals Hyundai's Sonata with Camry revamp, Bloomberg says
Toyota (TM) is making aesthetic changes to its Camry sedan just halfway into the carís usual design cycle, which is a signal that the car manufacturer is eager to rival Hyundai's (HYMLF) Sonata, which also is being reworked for FY15, reported Bloomberg. Reference Link
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April 14, 2014
14:18 EDTTMToyota targets 10% improvement in MPG for new engines, AutoNews says
Toyota is aiming for a 10% increase in the fuel efficiency of its new line up of engines which are set to arrive through the end of 2015, AutoNews reports. Reference Link
05:54 EDTQCORStocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; QCOR MNKD
Stocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; Questcor (QCOR) 44, MannKind (MNKD) 83 according to iVolatility.
April 11, 2014
14:26 EDTJCPCBL & Associates expects more J.C. Penney closures
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07:31 EDTTMChina auto sales growth slowed in March, WSJ reports
The China Association of Automobile Manufacturers said 1.71M passenger vehicles were sold there in March, which was up 7.9% from a year earlier but a slower growth rate than the 11% year-over-year increase seen in the January-to-February period, reported The Wall Street Journal. The association cited weak sales of minivans, which fell 23% in the month, as a large factor, the report noted. Publicly traded automakers include Ford (F), General Motors (GM), Fiat (FIATY), Honda (HMC), Toyota (TM), Nissan (NSANY) and Volkswagen (VLKAY). Reference Link
07:06 EDTVVUSVIVUS announces avanafil clinical data presentation
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06:04 EDTQCORStocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; QCOR MNKD
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05:43 EDTTMToyota upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies
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April 10, 2014
17:50 EDTTMToyota group members to expand repair shops in Southeast Asia, Nikkei says
Parts makers Denso and Aisin Seiki, and trading house Toyota Tsusho, intend to open repair shops in Thailand and Indonesia during 2014, Nikkei reports. Reference Link
13:44 EDTTMToyota unveils new, more efficient gasoline engines, AP reports
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06:32 EDTTMAutomakers have recalled nearly 15M vehicles since start of year, WSJ reports
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03:19 EDTTMToyota targets annual Chinese car sales of 2M units by 2025, Nikkei reports
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