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Freds Same-Store Sales Increase in March on Easter Rush – Analyst Blog

Fred’s Inc.FRED reported higher year over year sales in Mar 2015 backed by strong sales during Easter. Comparable store sales increased 1.9% in the month comparing favorably with a decline of 1.2% in the year ago period. Total sales Source
Posted On 11 Apr 2015

Mechel (MTL) Inks Agreement with Russian Railways – Analyst Blog

Russian mining company, Mechel OAOMTL has inked a new deal with Russian Railways OAO’s Center of Corporate Transportation Services, including organization of cargo train traffic by reserved routes with fixed arrival and departure times. Mechel’s shares rose as much Source
Posted On 11 Apr 2015

eBay, PayPal to Remain Tied for 5 Years, Even After Split – Analyst Blog

Even after their forthcoming corporate split, eBay Inc.EBAY and PayPal have decided to remain friends (well, at least for 5 years). The Split PayPal, established in the late 1990s, went public in 2002. It was soon acquired by eBay Source
Posted On 11 Apr 2015

U.S. Brimming With Oil, Crude Stocks Highest Since the 1930s – Analyst Blog

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles recorded another massive build, the thirteenth in a row and the largest increase since March 2001. The report further revealed that within the ‘refined products’ category,...
Posted On 10 Apr 2015

Halozyme to Advance PEGPH20 Following FDA Meet – Analyst Blog

Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc.HALO announced its intention to advance PEGPH20 into a phase III study (Study 301) following its planned Type B meeting with the FDA. The company plans to evaluate PEGPH20 in patients suffering from metastatic pancreatic cancer. The Source
Posted On 10 Apr 2015

ConocoPhillips Long-Term Operational and Investment Plans – Analyst Blog

ConocoPhillipsCOP gave a detailed outline of its financial priorities and operating plan at its Analyst and Investor Meeting that was recently held in New York. The company reiterated its aims to offer attractive annual returns to shareholders through a Source
Posted On 10 Apr 2015

Hanesbrands Completes $200M Knights Apparel Acquisition – Analyst Blog

Leading apparel retailer Hanesbrands Inc.HBI completed the takeover of collegiate logo apparel seller, Knights Apparel, on Apr 6 for $200 million in cash on an enterprise basis. The acquisition was funded through cash on hand and short term borrowings Source
Posted On 10 Apr 2015

Horace Mann Hits 52-Week High on Dividend Hike, Mixed Q4 – Analyst Blog

On Apr 8, shares of Horace Mann Educators Corp.HMN scaled a new 52 week high of $35.79 on its latest dividend hike and mixed fourth quarter 2014 results. This paves the way for an improved performance in 2015. Horace Source
Posted On 10 Apr 2015

Yingli Green Supplies 15.5 MW Solar Panels to New Jersey – Analyst Blog

On Apr 7, Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd.YGE announced that it has supplied 15.5 megawatts (“MW”) of solar panels to a subsidiary of South Jersey Industries, Inc. SJI , Marina Energy. The company develops PV projects and provides Source
Posted On 10 Apr 2015

First Financial on Buying Spree: To Acquire 4Trust Mortgage – Analyst Blog

First Financial Bankshares Inc.FFIN seems to be on an acquisition spree. Within 8 days, the company has announced its second deal, an asset purchase agreement with 4Trust Mortgage, Inc. for $1.9 million in cash. The deal is expected to Source
Posted On 10 Apr 2015