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January 16, 2013
08:38 EDTLTD, SIG, VRALazard hosts company meetings at ICR XChange Conference
Company meetings, in conjunction with the ICR XChange Conference, are being held in Miami on January 16-17
News For VRA;SIG;LTD From The Last 14 Days
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September 2, 2015
09:27 EDTVRAOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
UP AFTER EARNINGS: Vera Bradley (VRA), up 22.2%. ALSO HIGHER: Synergetics USA (SURG), up 51.7% after announcing that it will be acquired by Valeant (VRX) for $6.50 per share in cash... Loxo Oncology (LOXO), up 6.1% after the FDA grants orphan drug designation to LOXO-101. DOWN AFTER EARNINGS: Ambarella (AMBA), down 6.6% after reporting quarterly results and saying that wearable camera revenue will be lower in the third quarter. ALSO LOWER: GoPro (GPRO), down 5% following Ambarella's guidance announcement.
08:07 EDTVRAVera Bradley sees FY16 continuing ops EPS 72c-78c, consensus 66c
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08:06 EDTVRAVera Bradley sees Q3 continuing ops EPS 19c-21c, consensus 15c
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08:03 EDTVRAVera Bradley reports Q2 EPS 15c, consensus 11c
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September 1, 2015
15:02 EDTVRANotable companies reporting before tomorrow's open
Notable companies reporting before tomorrow's open, with earnings consensus, include G-III Apparel (GIII), consensus 20c... Navistar (NAV), consensus 8c... Vera Bradley (VRA), consensus 11c.
05:46 EDTVRAVera Bradley volatility elevated into Q2 and outlook
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August 28, 2015
08:25 EDTSIGSignet Jewelers valuation compelling, says Goldman
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August 27, 2015
16:28 EDTSIGOn The Fly: Top stock stories for Thursday
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12:41 EDTSIGOn The Fly: Top stock stories at midday
Stocks began the session sharply higher, extending the rally that started yesterday. A number of factors may be contributors to today's strength, including China's government intervening in its market last night and pushing its key stock index up 5%, dovish comments made by N.Y. Fed President Bill Dudley yesterday regarding the potential for a September interest rate hike and an upward revision in the estimate of second quarter GDP growth. ECONOMIC EVENTS: In the U.S., the updated estimate of GDP growth showed the economy grew 3.7% in the second quarter, topping expectations for annualized growth to be revised up to 3.2% from the prior estimate of 2.3%. Personal consumption in the quarter rose 3.1%, matching expectations. 271,000 initial jobless claims were filed last week, versus expectations for 274,000 first-time claims. The NAR pending home sales index rose 0.5% in July, missing the expectation for an increase of 1%. In China, the Shanghai composite index rose 5.3%, stemming its recent string of down days, with media reports indicating that the government may have played a role by stepping in to buy stocks. COMPANY NEWS: Shares of St. Jude Medical (STJ) advanced 4.5% after the Financial Times reported, citing sources, that Abbott (ABT) is prepping a takeover offer that would value the medical device maker at $25B. An Abbott spokesperson, however, issued statements to Bloomberg, CNBC and the Wall Street Journal following the report to deny that it is pursuing a bid for St. Jude, which struck a deal in July to acquire fellow medical device manufacturer Thoratec (THOR) for $63.50 per share in cash, or $3.4B, net of cash acquired. Thoratec shares slid 0.5% near noon following the report, as investors may be concerned that the previously announced deal could be jeopardized if Abbott does in fact step in to the situation... Shares of Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) surged 28% this morning after the miner and oil explorer announced plans to cut spending and production, including plans to cut about 10% of employees and contractors at its U.S. mining operations. Freeport has lowered its 2016 capital expenditure budget to $4B, or approximately 29% lower than the $5.6B estimate it issued on July 23, which it said reflects "aggressive" actions in response to current market conditions. MAJOR MOVERS: Among the notable gainers was Movado (MOV), which gained 20% after the company reported better than expected second quarter results and backed its fiscal year earnings view. Also higher following its earnings report was Signet Jewelers (SIG), whose shares rose 13%. Another jeweler reporting earnings this morning, Tiffany (TIF), which slid 3% after the company lowered its fiscal year outlook. Among the other noteworthy losers following their earnings reports were Williams-Sonoma (WSM), which dropped 7%, and Dollar General (DG), which slipped 4%. INDEXES: Near midday, the Dow was up 311.33, or 1.91%, to 16,596.84, the Nasdaq was up 109.30, or 2.33%, to 4,806.83, and the S&P 500 was up 42.77, or 2.2%, to 1,983.28.
11:13 EDTLTDTicker changed to LB to host sales conference call
Conference call to discuss August sales results will be held on September 3 at 7:30 am. Webcast Link
09:26 EDTSIGOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
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08:40 EDTSIGNomura says to buy Signet Jewelers
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07:10 EDTSIGSignet Jewelers says integration of Zale 'continues to go well'
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07:09 EDTSIGSignet Jewelers reports Q2 adjusted EPS $1.28, consensus $1.15
Reports Q2 revenue $1.41B, consensus $1.38B. Reports Q2 SSS up 4.2%.
August 26, 2015
15:00 EDTSIGNotable companies reporting before tomorrow's open
Notable companies reporting before tomorrow's open, with earnings consensus, include Dollar General (DG), consensus 94c... J. M. Smucker (SJM), consensus $1.23... Tiffany (TIF), consensus 91c... Signet Jewelers (SIG), consensus $1.15... Patterson (PDCO), consensus 54c... Michaels (MIK), consensus 16c... Burlington Stores (BURL), consensus 12c.
August 20, 2015
10:00 EDTSIGOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
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07:50 EDTSIGSignet Jewelers upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS (yesterday)
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August 19, 2015
10:00 EDTSIGOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
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07:57 EDTSIGSignet Jewelers coverage transferred with a Buy at Goldman
Target $170.
07:56 EDTSIGSignet Jewelers upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Exane BNP Paribas
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