By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Futures for U.S. stocks indicated a flat open for Wall Street on Friday, ahead of the release of data that may show an increase in monthly retail sales and improved consumer sentiment in the world's largest economy.
Comprehensive Plan Includes: Company-Wide Operational Improvements Designed to Generate More Than $300 Million in EBITDA Improvements; a Turnaround Plan for Olive Garden; a Value Enhancing Strategy for Darden's Real Estate Assets; a Separation of Concepts into the Most Logical Groupings; and a New Franchising Program
Believes Transformation Plan Can Unlock $19-$38 per Share in Value, without Even Taking into Account Significant Additional Value that Can Be Unlocked through its Olive Garden Turnaround and Expanded Franchising Initiatives Transformation Plan Designed to Unlock Significant Value for Shareholders while Maintaining the Current Dividend and Safeguarding the Investment Grade Rating Only Way to Ensure Transformation Plan is Enacted is By Electing Starboard's World-Class Slate of Director Candidates Who Bring Decades of Restaurant Experience, a Proven Ability to Execute, Financial Acumen, and a Commitment to Respect and Represent the Best Interests of All
BRP reports second-quarter results for fiscal year 2015 Canada NewsWire
Highlights: Revenues of $780 million , a 25.6% increase compared to the same period last year; Normalized EBITDA  of $31.3 million ; Net loss of $3.6 million compared to a net loss of $7.9 million for the same period last year, which resulted in a diluted loss per share of $0.03 compared to a diluted loss per share of $0.07 ; Normalized net loss  of $8.8 million that resulted in a normalized diluted loss  per share of $0.07 ; 19% increase in retail sales of Seasonal Products and Year-Round Products in North America when compared to the same period last year; The Evinrude E-TEC G2 outboard engine received positive feedback from dealers, boat builders and trade media; and Revealed today the industry's first turbocharged side-by-side vehicle, the 121-hp-rated Can-Am Maverick X ds.
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASTI ),
a developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film
photovoltaic modules integrated into the company's EnerPlex™ series of
consumer products, announced today that it has received notification
from the Listing Qualifications Department of The Nasdaq Stock Market
("Nasdaq") that it has regained compliance with Nasdaq Listing Rule
5550(a)(2), the minimum bid price requirement for continued listing on
The Nasdaq Capital Market.
By Laura He, MarketWatch
HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Japan stocks ended mildly higher on Friday, gaining for a fifth straight session, as the yen's continued weakness helped support the markets' advance.
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Europe's benchmark stock index headed for its first weekly loss in five weeks on Friday, reflecting concerns that Scotland could vote to leave the United Kingdom next week.
Intelsat S.A. (NYSE:I), the world’s leading provider of satellite
services, today confirmed that HBO Latin America Group (HBO LAG) has
signed a new and comprehensive satellite distribution agreement with
Intelsat which will optimize its reach across Latin America.
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