$LL (Lumber Liquidators Holdings, Inc.)

$LL {{ '2016-02-29T16:25:28+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Specialty retailer of hardwood flooring $LL said that Dennis R. Knowles has been named Chief Operating Officer, starting March 1, 2016. Mr. Knowles will be responsible for the stores' organization and related operations. He will be reporting directly to John Presley, Chief Executive Officer.

$PPG {{ '2018-01-19T20:12:57+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$PPG said the volume growth in 4Q17 was supplemented by acquisition-related gains from Crown Group, which was added to its fold in October 2017. The company is working with retail firm $HD to have its Timeless product added to more retail locations. In the current fiscal year, PPG plans to spend about $20MM on additional growth-related activities.

$LOW {{ '2018-01-19T12:28:40+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$LOW appointed David H. Batchelder, co-founder of Relational Investors, and Lisa W. Wardell, CEO of Adtalem Global Education, to its board of directors effective March 22, 2018.

$AMZN {{ '2018-01-18T15:01:32+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN has chosen 20 metropolitan areas as proposed locations for HQ2, its second headquarters. These are Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, Miami, Montgomery County, Nashville, Newark, New York City, Northern Virginia, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Raleigh, Toronto and Washington DC.

$AMZN {{ '2018-01-18T15:01:17+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN reviewed 238 proposals from across the US, Canada, and Mexico to host HQ2, its second headquarters in North America. The company has chosen 20 metropolitan areas for the next phase of the process. $AMZN expects to make a decision in 2018. The company plans to invest over $5Bil and create as many as 50,000 jobs at HQ2.

$AMZN {{ '2018-01-17T19:47:26+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN said Amazon Music Unlimited will become available in Australia and New Zealand starting February 1, giving users access to a catalogue of more than 45MM songs and hundreds of playlists and personalised stations. New subscribers can sign up for a free 90-day trial of Amazon Music Unlimited for a limited time.

$FAST {{ '2018-01-17T19:34:14+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Industrial supplies company $FAST said its net sales grew 9% YoY to $323MM in December 2017. Daily average sales advanced 15% annually to $16.2MM, with sales in the US and the whole of North America growing 13% and 15% respectively. The company had 20,565 employees at the end of the month, up 5% compared to last year.

$FAST {{ '2018-01-17T17:32:36+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$FAST said its fastener division registered lower margin due to higher expenses in 4Q17, when profitability was impacted by the tax legislation. The company is aggressively investing in its onsite and e-commerce initiatives, and expects  inventory position to improve further in 2018. Fastenal targets to sign 21000-23000 vending devices this year.

$FAST {{ '2018-01-17T14:52:23+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$FAST Fastenal Company Earnings AlphaGraphic: Q4 2017 Highlights

$FAST {{ '2018-01-17T12:56:36+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$FAST, a distributor of industrial supplies, said its 4Q17 profit rose sharply, helped by higher sales and benefits of the tax reform. Earnings advanced 32% YoY to $152MM or $0.53 per share. Sales grew 15% to $1.1Bil as strong demand resulted in an increase in new product signings. Daily sales of fastener products registered a double-digit growth.

$AMZN {{ '2018-01-16T15:26:43+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Amazon Web Services, Inc., an $AMZN company, announced that Comcast Cable has selected AWS as its preferred public cloud infrastructure provider. Comcast Cable will expand its use of AWS by migrating material workloads and building new applications on AWS.

$AMZN {{ '2018-01-10T15:44:31+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN announced the Virtual Dash Button Service (VDBS), an SDK that allows third parties to offer virtual Dash Buttons on their screened devices. Virtual Dash Buttons are shortcuts that allow Prime members to quickly find and reorder products from a selection of millions of eligible products.

$AMZN {{ '2018-01-10T15:44:18+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN has added device makers including HP, Kenmore, 3M’s Filtrete brand, Epson, and Blustream to its Dash Replenishment program. Dash Replenishment enables smart, connected devices to measure supply consumption through inputs, including infrared and other sensor arrays. It then signals an automatic reorder of supplies before they run out.

$AMZN {{ '2018-01-10T14:30:13+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN said more than 300,000 US-based small and medium-sized businesses joined the Amazon Marketplace in 2017 and SMBs on $AMZN sold billions of items to customers around the world. Half of the items sold on $AMZN are from SMBs, many of whom choose to use Fulfillment by Amazon. In 2017, FBA shipped billions of items for SMBs worldwide.

$HVT {{ '2018-01-08T19:59:20+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$HVT's sales for 4Q17 decreased 2.6% to $215MM compared with 4Q16. On a comparable store basis, sales were down 3.5%. Based on preliminary estimates, $HVT expects to record a one-time tax charge of $3.5-4MM as a result of the Tax Act. This will be recorded as additional income tax expense in 4Q17.

$FSP {{ '2018-01-05T19:49:55+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$FSP declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.19 per share of common stock for the period October 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017, payable on February 8, 2018 to stockholders of record as of January 19, 2018.

$AMZN {{ '2017-12-26T14:47:40+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN celebrated its biggest holiday season. Prime membership continued to grow this holiday. In one week alone, more than 4MM people started Prime free trials or began paid memberships. More than 1Bil items were ordered from small businesses and entrepreneurs worldwide this season, with Echo Dot and Fire TV Stick being the top-selling products.

$BBBY {{ '2017-12-21T18:30:13+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$BBBY said its BoD reviews its capital structure on a regular basis and its cash flow remains strong. In terms of priorities for use of cash, the company first looks at investing it back into the business and then at acquisition. There is the dividend program and any excess cash could be used for share repurchases.

$BBBY {{ '2017-12-21T18:01:29+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

During 3Q17, $BBBY opened 14 stores and closed 6 stores. The company has opened 20 new stores to-date with the potential of two or more openings before 2017-end and plans to close approx. 15 stores all of which would result in a net reduction of five Bed Bath & Beyond stores.

$BBBY {{ '2017-12-21T18:01:14+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

During 3Q17, $BBBY’s comp sales reflected a decrease in the number of transactions in stores partially offset by an increase in the average transaction amount. Comp sales from customer-facing digital channels continued to have strong growth in 3Q17, while comp sales from stores declined in the low single-digit percentage range.

$BBBY {{ '2017-12-20T22:21:05+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$BBBY continues to model net diluted EPS for FY17 to be about $3. The company's BoD has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.15 per share, to be paid on April 17, 2018 to shareholders of record on March 16, 2018.

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