$CME and $TRI announced the implementation of new measures to further enhance and develop the LBMA Silver Price Benchmark, based on ongoing consultation with participants and approval of the independent Oversight Committee.
In 1Q17, $CMG saw a 28.1% jump in revenue to $1.07Bil, with comparable restaurant sales soaring 17.8% and restaurant-level operating margin rising to 17.7% from 6.8%. Net income was $46.1MM, improved from last year's net loss of $26.4MM. Diluted EPS was $1.60 vs. diluted net loss per share of $0.88, helped by 57 new restaurants this quarter.
Life science research company $ILMN's earnings for 1Q17
quadrupled, helped by a pre-tax gain of $453MM resulting from the GRAIL
repurchase of shares from $ILMN. Net income jumped 314% to $373MM or $2.52 per
share from $90MM or $0.60 per share a year ago. Revenue increased 4.54% to
$COF's period-end loans held for investment for 1Q17 decreased 2% to $240.6Bil, while average loans held for investment increased less than 1% to $241.5Bil. Period-end total deposits rose 2% to $241.2Bil, while average deposits increased 3% to $238.6Bil.