Could see 50% increase this morning Up nine dollars maybe more
Exact sciences could be a double here by year-end
Blackstone is one of the best investors in the stock market it should be known that they BX has a 20% steak in this company be patient Blackstone will help them figure out a way to make money we will hear more about Kodak in the future
Gaming and Leisure Properties declares special dividend of $11.85 per share (GLPI) 50.26 : Co announces that its Board of Directors declared a special dividend to shareholders in connection with its previously announced intention to qualify as a real estate investment trust in 2014 following its separation from Penn National Gaming (PENN) on November 1, 2013.
The special dividend of $1.05 bln, or ~$11.85 per share, will be paid on February 18, 2014 to shareholders of record on January 13, 2014. The amount of cash to be distributed will be $210 mln, or 20% of the total distribution, with the remainder to be paid in shares of GLPI common stock. Although the Company does not anticipate the need for a further dividend to complete the purge of its historical earnings and profits, if the Company later determines that a subsequent dividend is necessary to qualify as a REIT in 2014, it would expect to declare and pay an additional dividend of earnings and profits no later than December 31, 2014.
Each GLPI shareholder will be permitted to elect to receive the shareholder's entire entitlement in either cash or GLPI common stock, subject to the 20% aggregate cash requirement. Shareholders of record on the Record Date will receive an election form providing for a choice of all cash or all shares, which must be completed and returned by the close of business on February 10, 2014. Shareholders electing cash will receive all cash unless the aggregate amount elected by all shareholders is in excess of the 20% cash requirement, in which case, cash will be allocated on a pro rata basis to such shareholders with the balance in shares.
Coffee pot runs between 99 and $170 I have never seen so many coffeepots sold in the last month how many stores Cosco each store has sold skids of coffee pots at $149.00 each and looks to me like this 50 pots on each skid that’s a lot of coffee pots how many warehouse outlets does Cosco have now K cups hundreds of dollars per costumer my god that is going to be a number that’s going to knock people over hospitals doctors offices real estate offices businesses all over the country this has turned out to be the biggest Christmas Greenmountain has ever seen wait until the numbers start the show this is not A stock too short
I love New York everywhere I turn I see Greenmountain coffee at Cosco’s every shopping cart has two,three coffeepots every supermarket dedicates tons of shelving space take K cups this is 2013 Christmas of the year for GMCR what I don’t understand is why there is so many shorts this stock is going to fly, manipulation?
Lloyds aims to pay out 70% of earnings in dividends
Lloyds (LYG) CEO Antonio Horta-Osorio aims to begin paying up to 70% of the bank's earnings in dividends within three years, the FT reports.Horta-Osorio revealed the target at investor roadshows the bank is carrying out ahead of the government starting to sell its 39% stake in the company.Some bankers thought the government could sell an initial sale £5B in Lloyds shares - or around a quarter of its stake - as early as today, although the Daily Mail reports that U.K. Treasury will wait until next month.Lloyds also aims to boost its return on equity to 12.5-14.5% from 9% currently.
%) Nil S&P 3-Yr. Proj. EPS CAGR(%) 20
Trailing 12-Month P/E NM P/E on S&P Oper. EPS 2013E NM Dividend Rate/Share Nil
$10K Invested 5 Yrs Ago $21,654 Common Shares Outstg. (M) 293.8 Institutional Ownership (%) 95
F M A M J J A S O N D J F M A M J J A S O N D J F M A M J J A S O N D J F M A M J J A S
2010 2011 2012 2013
30-Week Mov. Avg.
12-Mo. Target Price
10-Week Mov. Avg.
GAAP Earnings vs. Previous Year
Up Down No Change
Volume Above Avg.
Options: ASE, CBOE, P, Ph
Analysis prepared by Equity Analyst J. Moorman, CFA on Apr 29, 2013, when the stock traded at $77.35.
ä After a 20% rise in 2012, we expect revenues to
be up 24% in 2013, 9% in 2014 and 7% in 2015,
reflecting higher tower site rentals, as wireless
carriers expand network capacity to handle
strong traffic growth from enhanced services,
and the acquisition of rights to operate roughly
7,200 towers from T-Mobile USA, which closed
in November 2012. Upgrades to networks to
provide 4G and new carriers providing 4G coverage
should also provide a boost.
ä We have a positive view of CCI's operating discipline,
which we think will continue to benefit
results as the company adds tenants to its towers.
We expect the EBITDA margin to contract
slightly to 58.7% in 2013, from 63.2% in 2012, due
to the addition of the lower-margin T-Mobile
USA towers.We then expect margins to expand
to 60.8% in 2014 and 62.6% in 2015.We believe
the company will continue to generate
strong free cash flow, which we expect will
reach $893 million in 2013, $1,208 million in 2014
and $1,411 in 2015, up from $664 million in 2012.
ä We forecast EPS of $0.66 in 2013, $1.52 in 2014
and $2.15 in 2015, including estimated stock option
expense of $0.15 in 2013, $0.16 in 2014 and
$0.16 in 2015.
ä We view the shares as highly attractive, given
our expectations for strong free cash flow
growth.We believe CCI's portfolio of towers,
with 74% in the top 100 metropolitan markets,
positions it well in the wireless market.We see
new market buildouts, as well as the buildout of
LTE, as potential catalysts for growth in 2013.
Additionally, we believe the acquisition of
NextG Networks will add to revenue growth, as
will the integration of T-Mobile USA towers.
ä Risks to our recommendation and target price
include a slowdown in tower leasing expansion
with wireless consolidation, delays in the deployment
of 3G and 4G technologies, higher
borrowing costs, debt or equity offerings that
do not retire existing debt, and a depreciating
ä Our 12-month target price of $95 is mainly
based on 21X the average of our 2014 and 2015
free cash flow per share estimates, in line with
the average peer multiple.We think CCI's EBITDA
margins will expand and its cash flow per
share will rise over the next few years. Our target
price also represents an enterprise value of
18.3X the average of our 2014 and 2015 EBITDA
projections, in line with the industry average.
Qualitative Risk Assessment
LOW MEDIUM HIGH
Our risk assessment reflects CCI's high debt level,
which we believe is manageable. This is offset by
our view of CCI's stable leased tower revenues
and long-term contracts with its largest
S&P Quality Ranking BD
C B- B B+ A- A A+
Relative Strength Rank MODERATE
LOWEST = 1 HIGHEST = 99
Revenue (Million $)
1Q 2Q 3Q 4Q Year
2013 740.1 -- -- -- --
2012 551.8 585.5 621.3 674.1 2,433
2011 499.0 500.3 513.9 519.5 2,033
2010 444.3 456.1 481.9 496.3 1,879
2009 402.9 409.9 429.1 443.5 1,685
2008 370.6 379.5 384.4 392.0 1,527
Earnings Per Share ($)
2013 0.05 E0.17 E0.19 E0.25 E0.66
2012 0.17 0.40 0.14 -0.07 0.64
2011 0.12 0.09 0.15 0.16 0.52
2010 -0.43 -0.36 -0.49 0.12 -1.16
2009 0.02 -0.41 -0.13 0.04 -0.47
2008 -0.07 -0.19 -0.13 -0.24 -0.25
Fiscal year ended Dec. 31. Next earnings report expected: Late
July. EPS Estimates based on S&P Operating Earnings; historical
GAAP earnings are as reported.
No cash dividends have been paid.
We’ve been listening to the fact that Baidu is the Chinese Google now with new Apps store,
I guess we will be calling it the Chinese Apple , Baidu,will be known asThe Chinese” GoogleApple” or will it AppleGoogle
As of: 07/15/2013 9:01:02 PM
Headline: *DJ Baidu in MOU to Buy 100% Interest in NetDragon's Subsidiary 91 Wireless
Story: PRESS RELEASE: Baidu Signs Memorandum of Understanding to Acquire 100% Interest in NetDragon's Subsidiary 91 Wireless 15 Jul 21:00 Baidu Signs Memorandum of Understanding to Acquire 100% Interest in NetDragon's Subsidiary 91 Wireless PR Newswire BEIJING, July 15, 2013 BEIJING, July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU), the leading Chinese language Internet search provider, today announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") on the Proposed Acquisition of all equity interests in 91 Wireless Websoft Limited ("91 Wireless") from NetDragon (HKEx:777). (Logo:
I would think that this is probably one of the best 1/4 Blackstone has had since it became an IPO they have been very successful with the IPOs that they put on the market sea world etc. Housing in theory is booming and politically starting to be very liked, dividends could be as much is $.50 , this quarter, I look at Blackstone as a star For a lifetime . This company going is to the moon!
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Blackstone got thousands of dollars worth of free advertisement on the Dell deal
I don’t think they were really interested from the start. BX is a company that Will be on top for a long time,
Shareholder stock gain and dividends is the name of the game thank you Blackstone great quarter.
The first quarter has been excellent , I would not be a bit surprised if we see 20% increase in earnings, Blackstone is on fire, headed for IPO territory what was that $32+
Sentiment: Strong Buy
Going into earnings season I don’t think it's wise to be short here I'm buying my stock now
Boston scientific I believe will go over seven by the end of the quarter
Sentiment: Strong Buy