Lear LEA

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    1. Bombardier Reports Terrible 2014 Results; Lowering Our Fair Value Estimate

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      Thu, 12 Feb 2015

      billion, while reported operating margins declined to negative 2.8% from 5.1% in 2013. Adjusted for the $1.4 billion Lear 85 pause charge, and certain other workforce charges during the year, operating margins were 4.6%, disappointing but

    2. Lear Reports Solid 4Q and Full-year Results, 2015 Looks Promising; $80 Fair Value Estimate Unchanged

      Commentary

      Fri, 30 Jan 2015

      Narrow moat rated Lear , the automotive seat and electrical systems ..... forecast period, we continue to expect Lear to benefit from its leading share in luxury ..... Unfortunately, the market is well aware of Lear 's growth potential and has bid the shares

    3. Bombardier Reports Terrible 2014 Preliminary Results; Lowering Fair Value Estimate

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      Thu, 15 Jan 2015

      Bombardier reported terrible preliminary results for 2014 and combined it with a special $1.4 billion impairment charge on the Lear 85 business jet due to continued weakness in that market category. For 2014, the aerospace and transportation units' respective

    4. Lear Reports Strong 3Q Results, Tweaks Guidance Higher; Maintaining our $80 Fair Value Estimate

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      Fri, 24 Oct 2014

      Narrow-moat-rated Lear , the automotive seat and electrical systems ..... forecast period, we continue to expect Lear to benefit from its leading share in luxury ..... Unfortunately, the Street is well aware of Lear 's growth potential and was keen to bid

    5. Auto Seat Maker Lear to Acquire Leather Producer Eagle Ottawa for $850 Million in All-Cash Deal

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      Thu, 28 Aug 2014

      Narrow-moat-rated Lear announced that it has entered into an ..... we stated in our note from August 20, Lear has a history of making accretive acquisitions ..... deal with Eagle Ottawa is no exception. Lear expects to complete the acquisition in

    6. Media Reports Say Seat Maker Lear May Buy Leather Producer Eagle Ottawa

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      Wed, 20 Aug 2014

      Narrow-moat rated Lear Corp may be working on a deal to buy Eagle Ottawa. Lear 's seating operations had 2013 revenue of $12 billion ..... 1 billion last year. According to media reports, Lear is expected to pay approximately $800 million for

    7. Initiating Coverage on Lear With a Narrow Moat and a 2-Star Rating

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      Thu, 14 Aug 2014

      We are initiating coverage on Lear with a narrow economic moat rating. Our narrow moat rating results from Lear 's intellectual property, switching ..... systems and components. We believe Lear 's revenue will grow faster than the

    8. UPDATE 2- Lear earnings top expectations and stock rises

      Headlines

      Fri, 25 Jul 2014

      (Adds S&P analyst "strong buy" opinion, CEO comments on conference call, updates share price)

    9. CORRECTED-UPDATE 1- Lear earnings top expectations; stock rises

      Headlines

      Fri, 25 Jul 2014

      (In 7th paragraph, corrects sales figure for Europe and Africa to $1.83 billion, not $1.58 billion)

    10. Bonus Chapter from Roadside MBA: Profitable Growth in the Heartland

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      Wed, 4 Jun 2014

      medium-sized businesses? In the case of Clyde Lear , the Roadside MBA authors gleaned ..... interview of the day was with Clyde Lear , the founder of Learfield Communications. Clyde ..... number of geographic locations. Clyde Lear speculated that reporting on agriculture

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