$NYT (The New York Times Company)

$NYT {{ '2016-10-19T12:29:39+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$NYT has named A.G. Sulzberger deputy publisher, effective Nov. 1, 2016. He will report to publisher Arthur Sulzberger, Jr., and work closely with him and other leaders, including CEO Mark Thompson, Executive Editor Dean Baquet and Editorial Page Editor James Bennet, on all facets of the business and news operations of the company.

$DRI {{ '2017-09-26T15:21:08+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$DRI Darden Restaurants Earnings AlphaGraphic: Q1 2018 Highlights

$DRI {{ '2017-09-26T11:31:14+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DRI reaffirmed its outlook for FY18 total sales growth of 11.5-13%. Same-restaurant sales growth from legacy Darden brands is seen at about 1.0-2.0%. The Olive Garden parent also reaffirmed adjusted diluted net EPS from continuing operations at $4.38-4.50, includes the expected full financial impact of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

$DRI {{ '2017-09-26T11:28:02+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Olive Garden parent $DRI posted a bump in net earnings from continuing operations of $121.3MM or $0.97 per diluted share for 1Q18, from last year's $111.1MM or $0.89 per share. Total sales soared 12.9% to $1.94Bil, including 11.2% growth from the addition of 141 Cheddar's Scratch Kitchens and 21 other net new restaurants.

$DRI {{ '2017-09-21T22:22:52+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DRI declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.63 per share on its outstanding common stock, payable on November 1, 2017 to shareholders of record on October 10, 2017.

$TIF {{ '2017-09-21T21:35:19+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$TIF's BoD has elected Roger Farah as Chairman, effective October 2. Michael J. Kowalski, Chairman since 2002, will remain a director. Mr. Kowalski, Interim CEO since February 2017, will relinquish that title when the newly-appointed CEO, Alessandro Bogliolo, joins the company in October.

$GOOGL {{ '2017-09-21T18:17:56+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Putting speculations to rest, $GOOGL agreed to acquire a part of the engineering team of Taiwan-based smartphone maker HTC Corp. for $1.1Bil in cash. The search giant intends to leverage the expertise of the HTC employees, most of whom were part of its Pixel project. Google will also receive a non-exclusive license for HTC’s intellectual property.

$NYT {{ '2017-09-20T20:50:00+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$NYT's BoD declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.04 per share on the company’s Class A and Class B common stock. The dividend is payable on October 19, 2017, to shareholders of record as of October 4, 2017.

$VRSN {{ '2017-09-19T22:40:33+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$VRSN announced the final results of its offer to exchange all of its outstanding 4.750% Senior Notes due July 15, 2027. The exchange offer commenced on Aug. 16, 2017 and expired on Sept. 19, 2017.

$NEWM {{ '2017-09-19T14:47:25+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$NEWM said ZipRecruiter will be the exclusive provider of recruitment advertising to all of its print and online newspaper pages. Beginning on Oct. 1, ZipRecruiter powered pages will launch in over 550 markets across the US, to reach over 21MM readers per week.

$VRSN {{ '2017-09-14T20:32:53+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$VRSN announced that approximately 1.3MM domain name registrations were added to the internet in 2Q17, bringing the total number of domain name registrations to approximately 331.9MM across all top-level domains as of June 30, 2017.

$FCPT {{ '2017-09-13T21:20:49+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$FCPT announced the disposition of an Olive Garden restaurant property leased to $DRI for $5.9MM. The property is located in Fairfax, Virginia, and is occupied under a triple-net lease with approx. 16 years of term remaining. The sale is the result of an unsolicited offer at a cash cap rate of 4.75%, exclusive of transaction costs.

$T {{ '2017-09-05T12:46:47+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

The Chilean regulators, Fiscalia Nacional Economica (FNE), has approved $T's pending acquisition of $TWX with targeted behavioral conditions to address specific competition issues identified by FNE in its review of the transaction. With Chile's approval, $T and $TWX have received merger approval from 17 competition authorities worldwide.

$AAPL {{ '2017-08-31T18:03:26+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

Smartphone shipment growth 2017-2021 AlphaGraphic $AAPL $GOOG

$MSFT {{ '2017-08-30T18:25:42+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MSFT and $AMZN enters into a partnership to integrate their digital voice assistants Cortana and Alexa respectively. Microsoft will be able to activate Amazon's Alexa and Alexa will be integrated with Microsoft's Cortana. The two other notable digital voice assistants are $AAPL's SIRI and $GOOG's Google Assistant.

$ULTA {{ '2017-08-25T18:29:14+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$ULTA sees a 20-30 basis points growth in gross margin in the second half of 2017. In 4Q17, the company expects to leverage the addition of new stores and the seasonal increase in demand. Ulta said integration of the physical, digital and mobile platforms for providing enhanced service to customers is central to its business strategy.

$ULTA {{ '2017-08-25T17:49:12+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$ULTA is all set to open its new distribution facility in California in the summer of 2018. The company is on track to complete 11 major store remodels and seven re-locations during the year. In 3Q17, a total of 50 new stores are expected to be opened. Ulta forecasts its advertisement expenses to be flat during the remainder of the year.

$ULTA {{ '2017-08-25T17:29:16+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$ULTA said its 2Q17 comparable sales growth was driven mainly by the prestige cosmetics brand, supported by enhanced marketing initiatives and strong e-commerce growth. About 1.4MM new members were added to the loyalty program in 2Q17. Ulta expects to benefit from contributions from its recently launched products in the second half of 2017.

$ULTA {{ '2017-08-24T21:48:48+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$ULTA Ulta Beauty, Inc. Earnings AlphaGraphics: Q2 2017 highlights

$ULTA {{ '2017-08-24T20:40:19+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

For 3Q17, $ULTA expects to record net sales between $1.33BIl and $1,35Bil. Comparable sales are forecast to grow in the 9-11% range. The company is looking for third quarter earnings in the range of $1.63 per share to $1.68 per share.

$ULTA {{ '2017-08-24T20:37:39+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$ULTA has raised its FY17 comparable sales growth outlook to 10-11% from the previous forecast of 9-11%. Full year EPS is expected to grow in the high twenties percentage range, compared to the previous guidance of mid-twenties percentage range. The company expects e-commerce sales to expand in the 50-60% range, compared to previous guidance of 50.

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