The US Department of Labor reported that for the week ended Sept. 19, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 267,000. This was up 3,000 from the previous week's level of 264,000.
$HYH said that regarding the CORPAK accretion in 2017, the company it is modeling $0.20. The company added that it would be $0.08 incremental from 2016. In 2016, the company had forecasted $0.05 of earnings and ended up earnings $0.12.
$TGNA said that manufacturers and dealers have realized the importance of mobile and they're going to start increasing their investment in mobile. There's less room for Display advertising. Mobile now accounts for over half of the total site traffic and the company does not expect this to change.
the deal flow is at a steady level at present. In the medical office building
area, the company sees a number of assisted living facilities available in the
market. $SNH has seen an uptick in the medical office building area and a flat
trend in the senior living area.
In Surgical and Infection Prevention (S&IP) segment, $HYH expects 2017 sales to be flat to down 2%. The company also plans to increase its investment in innovation & plans to launch more than a dozen new products in 2017. These product introductions are expected to accelerate Medical Devices growth & maintain $HYH's leading market position in S&IP.