$AMC (AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc.)

$AMC {{ '2016-07-25T16:03:59+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMC said it raised its offer to buy $CKEC. The transaction, which has fully committed financing in place, will be funded through combination of existing liquidity, including cash on hand, incremental debt, and equity issuance. The debt financing commitment is being provided by Citigroup Global Markets. The deal will close by end of 2016.

$GWW {{ '2017-07-26T17:21:48+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

The BoD of $GWW declared a cash dividend of $1.28 per share, payable on Sept 1, 2017, to shareholders as on Aug 14, 2017.

$TGNA {{ '2017-07-26T13:25:06+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$TGNA has declared a dividend of 7 cents per share, payable on Oct 2, 2017 to stockholders of record as on Sept 8, 2017. The company expects to pay a regular cash dividend of $0.28 per share annually as announced leading up to the spin-off of Cars.com, which was completed on May 31, 2017.

$GWW {{ '2017-07-25T21:44:58+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$GWW has appointed Beatriz R. Perez, SVP & Chief Public Affairs, Communications and Sustainability Officer of $KO, to its Board of Directors.

$MAT {{ '2017-07-24T10:55:42+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MAT announced the opening of its newest distribution center in Jonestown, Pennsylvania. $R will operate and staff the 1,000,200-square-foot facility. The distribution center is now fully operational, and up to 400 jobs will be generated in Lebanon County during peak season.

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T19:32:05+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

In the US segment, $GWW said it expects volume growth of 6-8% in the back half of the year, based on price changes. The company, meanwhile, did not give a month-wise update on volume growth.

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T18:59:11+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$GWW said its mid-size customer volume continued to accelerate throughout 2Q17 and was positive for the first time in five years during the quarter. The company added that currently, about 50% of the mid-size customer volume is on more competitive pricing.

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T14:00:08+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$GWW W.W. Grainger, Inc. Earnings AlphaGraphic: Q2 2017 Highlights

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T12:44:44+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$GWW's sales for the US segment were up 1% YoY in 2Q17, driven by a 5 percentage point increase from volume. Canada segment sales fell 3% in US dollars, while sales for the Other Businesses increased 11% during this period.

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T12:41:24+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

In the US segment, $GWW's gains from the sale of assets in 2Q17 were offset by restructuring costs. The Canadian business announced plans to close 59 branches in 2017 as part of restructuring. $GWW also announced the wind-down of its business in Colombia. Restructuring items represented $1.07 per share in charges.  Excluding them, EPS decreased 5%.

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T12:37:57+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$GWW CFO Ron Jadin announced that he will be retiring at 2017-end. Jadin joined Grainger in 1998 and has served in various financial roles including as CFO since 2008.

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T12:34:09+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Despite a drastic fall in earnings in 2Q17, $GWW reiterated its 2017 sales and EPS guidance of sales growth of 1-4% and adjusted EPS of $10-11.30. CEO DG Macpherson said, "Outside the US, we took aggressive action to streamline our portfolio and focus on profitable businesses. Based on what we are seeing, we are reiterating our 2017 guidance."

$GWW {{ '2017-07-19T12:26:52+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Industrial supplies company $GWW saw 43% fall in net earnings in 2Q17, even as sales increased 2% to $2.61Bil. The sales growth during the quarter was spurred by its continued volume growth from the pricing initiatives in the US. Net earnings were $98MM, or $1.67 per share, compared to $173MM, or $2.79 per share in the year-over period.

$OMC {{ '2017-07-18T14:10:52+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Corporate communications firm $OMC has named Gracia Martore an independent director, effective immediately. The appointment of Martore, who retired as President and CEO of $TGNA recently, expands the BoD to 13 directors. Currently, she serves on the BoD of The Associated Press, FM Global, United Rentals and WestRock Company.

$R {{ '2017-07-14T20:44:47+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$R has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.46 per share on its common stock. The dividend is payable on September 15, 2017, to shareholders of record on August 21, 2017.

$FORR {{ '2017-07-12T18:55:03+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$FORR appointed Kelley Hippler as chief sales officer, effective immediately, replacing Mike Morhardt. Hippler will participate in $FORR's 2Q17 earnings conference call. $FORR expects to exceed or be at the high end of its revenue and earnings guidance for 2Q17.

$RLJE {{ '2017-06-21T10:49:41+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$RLJE broadened its strategic partnership with AMC Networks to accelerate its content investments and other strategic initiatives for Acorn TV, and UMC. The AMC Networks Tranche A Term Loan was expanded from $13MM to $23MM. AMC Networks exercised $5MM of its Tranche A Warrants into $RLJE common stock at $3 per share.

$TGNA {{ '2017-06-19T13:30:35+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$TGNA agreed, together with the other owners of CareerBuilder, to sell CareerBuilder to an investor group led by investments funds managed by affiliates of $APO and Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Board. The proposed transaction is expected to close in 3Q17.

$TGNA {{ '2017-06-19T13:29:03+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$TGNA said it will remain ongoing partner in CareerBuilder, lowering its current 53% controlling interest to 12.5% on a fully-diluted basis once proposed transaction is complete. As a result, CareerBuilder will no longer be consolidated within $TGNA's results and will instead be reflected as an equity investment within $TGNA's financial statements.

$TGNA {{ '2017-06-19T13:27:43+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$TGNA agreed, together with other owners of CareerBuilder, to sell CareerBuilder to investor group led by investments funds managed by affiliates of $APO and Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Board. $TGNA's estimated cash proceeds are expected to be about $250MM, which will be used to retire existing debt and for other general corporate purposes.

$CNK {{ '2017-06-16T16:42:10+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$CNK's subsidiary Cinemark USA completed an amendment to its senior secured credit facility that included a repricing of the term loan under the facility. The company's credit agreement was amended to reduce the rate at which the term loan bears interest, which will now be at either a base rate plus 1% or LIBOR plus 2%.

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