$BMS (Bemis Company, Inc.)

$BMS {{ '2016-04-20T15:06:52+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$BMS said SteriPack Group will continue to independently own and operate its contract manufacturing services business. $BMS expects this acquisition to modestly add to its EPS in 2016. These operations recorded annual net sales of about $65MM in FY15.

$ABB {{ '2017-09-25T12:13:03+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$ABB agreed to buy $GE's Industrial Solutions. $ABB will retain GE Industrial Solutions management team and build upon its experienced sales force. GE Industrial Solutions will be integrated into $ABB's Electrification Products (EP) division. The deal is expected to close in 1H18. Given this, $ABB has decided to put share buyback program on hold.

$ABB {{ '2017-09-25T12:10:25+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$ABB agreed to buy $GE's global electrification solutions business, GE Industrial Solutions, for $2.6Bil. The transaction will be operationally accretive in year one. $ABB expects to realize about $200MM of annual cost synergies in year five, which will be key in bringing GE Industrial Solutions to peer performance.

$AZZ {{ '2017-09-25T11:58:12+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AZZ believes refinery turnaround activity is likely to improve early next year, which will positively impact its FY19. $AZZ also sees improving markets for its Metal Coating segment. $AZZ has taken appropriate realignment actions to improve margins and competitiveness, while maintaining ability to handle growth it sees for next year.

$AZZ {{ '2017-09-25T11:54:23+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AZZ lowered its 2018 revenue outlook to $825-885MM from $880-950MM and its EPS guidance to $1.80-2.30 from $2.60-3.10. The company assessed the impact of the recent hurricanes on refinery turnaround activity, nuclear market conditions, lower than expected electric utility spending in Saudi Arabia, and current shippable backlog.

$KMX {{ '2017-09-22T13:09:40+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$KMX CarMax Earnings AlphaGraphics: Q2 2018 Highlights

$KMX {{ '2017-09-22T12:11:59+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$KMX plans to open 15 stores within 12 months from August 31, 2017. During this period, CarMax expects to enter five new television markets and expanding its presence in ten existing television markets.

$KMX {{ '2017-09-22T12:10:06+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

With net sales and operating revenues jumping 9.7% to $4.39Bil in 2Q18, $KMX posted a 12% rise in net earnings to $181.4MM or $0.98 per diluted share. An 11% rise in used unit sales and a 12.5% improvement in CarMax Auto Finance (CAF) income contributed to this earnings rally.

$MLHR {{ '2017-09-21T20:15:08+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$MLHR said the growth in the consumer business was quite strong during 1Q18. This was helped by the launch of new products and the opening of new studios. The online segment of the business is also seeing good growth. The company is optimistic on the growth opportunity of this business.

$MLHR {{ '2017-09-21T19:58:45+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

In $MLHR’s North American segment, sales were $329MM in 1Q18, representing a decrease of 5% from 1Q17. The ELA segment had a relatively slow start to the fiscal year from a revenue perspective reporting sales of $93MM in 1Q18, down 4% compared to last year on a GAAP basis, but organically sales were up 3% in the quarter.

$MLHR {{ '2017-09-21T19:58:27+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

During 1Q18, $MLHR’s new orders totalled $595MM, flat compared to 1Q17. On an organic basis, orders were 8% higher than 1Q17. Excluding the impact from dealer divestitures, the ending backlog for 1Q18 was 8% higher than last year's level.

$MLHR {{ '2017-09-21T14:14:49+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MLHR expects net sales in 2Q18 to be $590-620MM. On an organic basis, adjusted for the impact of a dealer divestiture and foreign currency translation, this forecast implies organic sales growth of 6% compared to 2Q17 at the mid-point of the range. Diluted EPS is expected to be $0.55-0.61 in 2Q18.

$MLHR {{ '2017-09-21T14:14:18+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MLHR reported an 8% decrease in 1Q18 earnings. Net income was $33.1MM or $0.55 per share compared to $36.3MM or $0.60 per share in 1Q17. Adjusted EPS was $0.57 in 1Q18. Reported net sales totaled $580.3MM, a decrease of 3.1% from last year.

$ESND {{ '2017-09-20T13:05:51+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Workplace essentials provider $ESND has declared a dividend a $0.14 per share on its common stock. The dividend is payable on January 12, 2018, to stockholders of record on December 15, 2017.

$PKG {{ '2017-09-13T11:55:56+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$PKG BoD approved a regular quarterly dividend of $0.63 per share on its common stock. The dividend is payable to shareholders of record as of Sept. 15, 2017 with a payment date of Oct. 13, 2017.

$VRTV {{ '2017-09-05T14:09:59+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$VRTV has completed the acquisition of All American Containers. The acquisition provides $VRTV additional marketing, selling and distribution channels into the growing US rigid packaging market. All American Containers had trailing twelve month revenues of approx. $225MM as of June 30, 2017.

$BLL {{ '2017-08-31T11:06:29+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$BLL said it will cease production at its Birmingham, Alabama, Chatsworth, California, and Longview, Texas, beverage packaging plants in 2018. $BLL will also begin construction on a new, state-of-the-art beverage packaging facility in Goodyear, Arizona, which is expected to begin production in 2Q18.

$PKG {{ '2017-08-25T21:49:52+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$PKG declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.63 per share on its common stock, payable October 13, 2017, to shareholders of record as of September 15, 2017.

$BLL {{ '2017-08-22T21:00:28+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$BLL has closed a purchase agreement with The Prudential Insurance Company of America for a group annuity contract that will transfer payment responsibility liabilities for retirement pension benefits owed to approx. 11,000 Ball and Rexam retirees in the U.S. Through this, Ball will cut its projected pension benefit obligation by approx. $220MM.

$WRK {{ '2017-08-22T12:09:20+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$WRK has priced $500MM aggregate principal amount of 3.00% senior notes due 2024 and $500MM aggregate principal amount of 3.375% senior notes due 2027. The company intends to use the net proceeds of the offering to repay approx. $990MM of indebtedness. The offering is expected to close on Aug. 24, 2017.

$PKG {{ '2017-08-21T19:03:20+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$PKG sealed a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all assets of Sacramento Container Corporation and 100% of the membership interests of Northern Sheets and Central California Sheets in a cash-free, debt-free transaction for $265MM. Available cash on hand will fund the deal, which will be accretive to earnings and closed in early 4Q17.

Recent Transcripts

KMX (CarMax Inc.)
Friday, September 22 2017 - 1:00pm
MLHR (Herman Miller Inc.)
Thursday, September 21 2017 - 1:30pm
BLL (Ball Corporation)
Thursday, August 3 2017 - 3:00pm
WRK (WestRock Company)
Thursday, August 3 2017 - 12:30pm
RRD (R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company)
Wednesday, August 2 2017 - 3:00pm
VRTV (Veritiv Corporation)
Wednesday, August 2 2017 - 2:00pm
OI (Owens-Illinois, Inc.)
Tuesday, August 1 2017 - 12:00pm
VCRA (Vocera Communications, Inc.)
Thursday, July 27 2017 - 9:00pm
BMS (Bemis Company, Inc.)
Thursday, July 27 2017 - 2:00pm
IP (International Paper Company)
Thursday, July 27 2017 - 2:00pm
PKG (Packaging Corporation of America)
Thursday, July 27 2017 - 1:00pm
ESND (Essendant Inc.)
Thursday, July 27 2017 - 12:30pm
WHR (Whirlpool Corp.)
Thursday, July 27 2017 - 12:00pm
SLGN (Silgan Holdings Inc.)
Wednesday, July 26 2017 - 3:00pm
USNA (USANA Health Sciences Inc.)
Wednesday, July 26 2017 - 3:00pm
SLGN (Silgan Holdings Inc.)
Wednesday, July 26 2017 - 3:00pm
AVY (Avery Dennison Corporation)
Tuesday, July 25 2017 - 4:00pm
GPK (Graphic Packaging Holding Company)
Tuesday, July 25 2017 - 2:00pm
KMB (Kimberly-Clark Corporation)
Tuesday, July 25 2017 - 2:00pm
SON (Sonoco Products Co.)
Thursday, July 20 2017 - 3:00pm

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