$DWA (DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc.)

$DWA {{ '2016-08-23T10:26:20+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Family entertainment company $DWA said it has been acquired by NBCUniversal, a division of $CMCSA, for about $3.8Bil. The studio will become part of the Universal Filmed Entertainment Group, which includes Universal Pictures, Fandango, and NBCUniversal Brand Development.

$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.

$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.

$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%.

$SPG {{ '2017-06-15T17:11:54+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Genting Simon, a joint venture between Genting Plantations and $SPG, has opened Genting Highlands Premium Outlet, its second Premium Outlet Center in Malaysia. The 278,000 sq-ft facility will feature over 130 designers and brand name stores.

$CNK {{ '2017-05-25T20:45:54+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$CNK announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend for 1Q17 of $0.29 per share of common stock. The dividend will be paid on June 22, 2017 to stockholders of record on June 8, 2017.

$CNK {{ '2017-05-25T13:46:41+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$CNK elected Nancy Loewe to its BoD, effective May 25, 2017. Loewe will fill the position formerly held by Don Soderquist and shall serve as a Class I Director. Loewe most recently served as CFO for $KMB.

$SPG {{ '2017-05-22T18:01:18+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$SPG said it will invest $1Bil in both 2017 and 2018 in development projects. The company continues to reinvest in its portfolio to create premier gathering places at a record pace.

$HE {{ '2017-05-05T19:42:43+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

In $HE's banking business, credit quality remained sound, driven by prudent risk management capabilities. The company's residential portfolio remains good and consumer unsecured credit quality is in line with expectations for 2017. Additionally, $HE's commercial and commercial real estate portfolios are stable with improving trends.

$HE {{ '2017-05-05T19:12:22+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Hawaiian electric company, subsidiary of $HE, reported 1Q17 net income of $21.5MM, down from $25.4MM during 1Q16. Core earnings during the quarter were $21.5MM compared to $26.7MM during 1Q16. The decrease in the core earnings was mainly due to certain after tax items.

$HE {{ '2017-05-05T19:07:33+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Hawaii-based power supplier $HE reported 5% increase in 1Q17 earnings to $34.2MM, or $0.31 per share, compared to $32.4MM, or $0.30 per share during 1Q16. Total revenues during the quarter was $591.5MM, up 7.3% YoY.

$HE {{ '2017-05-05T19:04:08+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$HE's core earnings during 1Q17 fell by 3.1%YoY to $34.2MM, or $0.31 per share, compared to $35.3MM, or $0.33 per share during 1Q16.

$HE {{ '2017-05-04T18:24:09+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$HE's BoD maintained the regular quarterly cash dividend of 31 cents per share. The dividend is payable on June 12, 2017 to shareholders of record on May 24, 2017. The ex-dividend date is May 22, 2017 and the dividend is equivalent to an annual rate of $1.24 per share.

$SPG {{ '2017-04-27T13:22:18+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$SPG's funds from operations for 1Q17 rose 4.2% to $985MM, or $2.74 per share, compared to $951.8MM, or $2.63 per share during 1Q16. For FY17, $SPG expects EPS to be in the range of $6.50-6.60 and FFO to be about $11.45-11.55 per share.

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