$GK (G&K Services Inc.)

$GK {{ '2016-08-16T13:30:41+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

The BoD of both $GK and $CTAS have approved the transaction. The transaction is expected to close in the next 4-6 months. BofA Merrill Lynch acted as exclusive financial advisor and Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP and Stinson Leonard Street LLP acted as legal advisors to $GK.

$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.

$TWX {{ '2017-07-25T21:35:00+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

In the midst of still expecting the pending acquisition of $TWX to close by year-end, $T reported a rise in 2Q17 earnings driven by lower operating expenses. Net income rose to $3.9Bil or $0.63 per share from $3.4Bil or $0.55 per share last year. Revenue slid 1.7% to $39.8Bil on declines in legacy wireline services and consumer mobility.

$CMG {{ '2017-07-25T21:27:43+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$CMG, that struggles to win back customers after the E.coli and norovirus outbreaks, said it expects its FY17 comparable restaurant sales to increase in the high single digits. The company expects to open about 195 - 210 new restaurants in FY17.

$CMG {{ '2017-07-25T21:23:28+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

The burrito maker $CMG reported 17.1% rise in its 2Q17 revenues to $1.17Bil, helped by new restaurant openings and 8.1% rise in comparable restaurant sales. Net income rose to $66.7MM, or $2.32 per share, compared to $25.6MM, or $0.87 per share during 2Q16. Restaurant level operating margin during the quarter rose to 8.8%

$CMG {{ '2017-07-25T21:03:15+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

The burrito maker $CMG, that is still recovering from the prolonged food safety crisis, posted 5% decline in its average restaurant sales. The company's restaurant level operating margin increased to 18.8%.

$CMG {{ '2017-07-25T21:02:28+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$CMG Chipotle Mexican Grill Earnings AlphaGraphic: Q2 2017 highlights

$ROL {{ '2017-07-25T16:02:44+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$ROL entered into a definitive purchase agreement with Northwest Exterminating Co. to buy its pest control business. This will be a cash purchase, and the transaction is expected to close in early August. This is $ROL's largest acquisition since it acquired HomeTeam Pest Defense in 2008.

$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.

$TWX {{ '2017-07-17T11:48:48+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$TWX's shareholders approved merger with $T. The company continues to expect the transaction to close before year-end 2017, with regulatory review of the deal underway.

$ABM {{ '2017-07-12T20:31:50+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$ABM, a leading provider of facility solutions, has agreed to acquire GCA Services Group (GCA) from affiliates of Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P. and Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division for approx. $1.25Bil in cash and stock. $ABM expects revenue contribution of GCA to be approx. $1.1Bil after the first full year of ownership.

$TWX {{ '2017-06-30T19:22:35+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$TWX has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.4025 per share. The dividend is payable on August 1, 2017, to shareholders of record as of July 10, 2017. Consistent with its merger agreement with $T, Time Warner has aligned the timing of its dividend with that of AT&T’s dividend.

$UNF {{ '2017-06-28T18:20:35+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$UNF expects 4Q17 revenue to be more similar to last year, which is causing some of that sequential decline. $UNF said the direct sales related to the Arrow acquisition in 3Q won't be at the same levels in 4Q. Also there is always some sequential drop-off in some of its core business seasonality wise, the company said.

$UNF {{ '2017-06-28T18:14:19+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$UNF's revenues for specialty garment segment for 3Q17 increased 24% to $29.9MM from last year, on planned increases and reactor outages and other products in its U.S. and Canadian nuclear operations. $UNF said this segment's results can vary significantly due to seasonality and the timing of nuclear reactor outages and projects.

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