By Russ Britt, MarketWatch
Awards given as filmdom deals with attempts to suppress media
LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) -- "Boyhood," a drama that took 12 years to film but only cost $4 million to produce, took top honors Sunday at the 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards, on a night when Hollywood came to grips with several recent notable attempts to suppress free expression.
1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLWS), the world’s leading florist and
gift shop, today announced that a member of its senior management team
will present at the Noble Financial Capital Markets’ “D2” 11 th
Annual Equity Conference at Club Med in Sandpiper Bay, Florida, on
Monday, January 19, 2015 at 3:30 pm Eastern Time.
2014 Preliminary Estimates:
Total revenues of $445 to $450 million, a 43% increase over 2013 (at midpoint)
GAAP net income of $36 to $38 million, a 19% increase over 2013 (at midpoint)
Adjusted net income of $53 to $55 million, a 49% increase over 2013 (at midpoint) 2015 Forecast:
Total revenues of $510 to $540 million, a 17% increase over 2014 (at midpoints)
GAAP net income of $50 to $60 million, a 49% increase over 2014 (at midpoints)
Adjusted net income of $60 to $70 million, or 20% increase over 2014 (at midpoints) GAITHERSBURG, Md., Jan.
By Shawn Langlois, MarketWatch
Stock volatility picks up as earnings season begins
LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) -- Gold prices rallied on Monday, adding on to last week's 2.5% advance as the volatility that has gripped the stock markets showed no sign of calming.
DUBLIN and BEDMINSTER, New Jersey , January 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Transaction valued at $5.2 billion Enhances growth profile Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG) and NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: NPSP) today announced that the companies have entered into a merger agreement pursuant to which Shire will acquire all the outstanding shares of NPS Pharma for $46.00 per share in cash, for a total consideration of approximately $5.2 billion .
By MarketWatch, MarketWatch
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trading in Monday's session are Alcoa Inc., Tiffany & Co., and Burlington Stores Inc.
Alcoa(AA) is projected to report fourth-quarter earnings of 27 cents a share, according to a consensus survey by FactSet.
By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--Big banks and other financial companies will dominate the start of earnings season this week, as the sector is expected to underperform the broader S&P 500 index in a quarter where expectations have already dropped considerably.
XenoPort (NASDAQ:XNPT) today reported an update on prescription trends
and further development of HORIZANT ® (gabapentin enacarbil)
Extended-Release Tablets, including feedback from the U.S. Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) on development for treatment of alcohol use
HORIZANT prescription trend highlights include:
The number of nation-wide prescribed tablets for the 13 weeks ending
December 19, 2014 was 1,256,082, an increase of 18% compared to the
prior 13 weeks ending September 19, 2014 and an increase of 95% over
the 13-week period ending December 20, 2013.*
The rolling four-week average of prescribed tablets for the week
ending December 19, 2014 was 100,742.* The current wholesale
acquisition cost (WAC) price is $7.69 per tablet.
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