$GPI (Group 1 Automotive Inc.)

$GPI {{ '2016-08-18T17:11:09+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Automotive retailer $GPI said its BoD declared a cash dividend of $0.23 per share for 2Q16, payable on September 15, 2016, to stockholders of record on September 1, 2016.

$KMB {{ '2018-01-23T16:33:14+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$KMB sees net sales to increase 1% to 2% in 2018. EPS is anticipated to be $3.90 to $4.50, including charges related to the restructuring. Adjusted EPS is expected to be $6.90 to $7.20, a YoY increase of approx. 11% to 16%.

$KMB {{ '2018-01-23T16:26:19+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$KMB plans to cut costs by $1.5Bil over the next four years, including slashing 5,000 to 5,500 jobs (about 12% of its workforce) and closing 10 facilities. This comes as the company reported a 22% YoY increase in profit for 4Q17, but only a slight uptick in sales. Excluding certain items, earnings were $1.57 per share, up 8% from a year ago.

$KMB {{ '2018-01-23T16:23:36+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$KMB Kimberly-Clark Corporation Earnings AlphaGraphic: Q4 2017 Highlights

$AN {{ '2018-01-16T13:47:40+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Automotive retailer $AN said it expects the recent tax reform bill to positively impact its income from continuing operations by $41MM or $0.45 per share in 4Q17 and by $75-$100MM or $0.80-$1.10 per share in FY18. The company intends to use the resultant savings to invest in its brand extension strategy, Drive Pink initiatives and employees.

$AYI {{ '2018-01-11T14:05:21+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$AYI said it has been relatively acquisitive over its last 7 or 8 years and sees that is still a fundamental part of a way to deploy this excess cash flow. With regard to stock buyback, the company did buy back 2MM shares last year and $AYI has the authorization from the Board for another 2MM shares.

$AYI {{ '2018-01-11T14:02:35+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$AYI remains bullish regarding the company’s long-term prospects for continued profitable growth, particularly as the company brings more value-added solutions to the market for both new construction and the conversion of the installed base.

$AYI {{ '2018-01-11T13:58:00+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$AYI expects the price of certain LED components to continue to decline so at decelerating pace, while certain other costs, including certain components and commodity costs, especially steel prices, as well as certain employee-related costs due to further investments in associate headcount, wage inflation and health care costs all to rise somewhat.

$AYI {{ '2018-01-11T13:50:52+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$AYI said it has additional borrowing capacity of $244.7MM at Nov. 30, 2017 under credit facility, which does not expire until August 2019. $AYI now has authorization to repurchase up to 2MM shares of its common stock. $AYI will continue to seek the best use of its strong cash generation to enhance shareholder value.

$AYI {{ '2018-01-11T13:45:53+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$AYI said that its specific issues in the home center/showroom channel and certain international markets, the company was still able to grow its net sales in the U.S. and Canada by about 2% in 1Q18 far outpacing the negative growth rate of the overall lighting industry.

$AYI {{ '2018-01-11T13:06:53+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AYI now sees its blended consolidated effective income tax rate for FY18 to approximate 26-28% before discrete items, compared with nearly 35% for the prior year. $AYI sees tax rate for 2Q18 to be significantly lower than the estimated full-year blended tax rate to cumulatively adjust for the 35.5% tax rate recorded for 1Q18.

$AYI {{ '2018-01-11T13:04:58+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AYI expects certain headwinds in the home center/showroom channel to continue in the near term, giving way to growth in calendar 2H18 as the company brings new solutions to key customers and expand its access to market in this important sales channel.

$AYI {{ '2018-01-11T13:01:09+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AYI's gross profit for 1Q18 declined 2.6% year-over-year. This was due primarily to lower sales, unfavorable price/mix, and higher input costs for certain commodity-related items, such as steel, which were partially offset by lower costs for certain LED components and productivity improvements. Adjusted gross margin fell 80 basis points to 41.6%.

$AYI {{ '2018-01-11T12:58:08+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AYI's sales for 1Q18 declined 1% year-over-year. This was primarily due to a 1% decrease in sales volume and a 1% net unfavorable change in product prices and mix of products sold (price/mix), partially offset by a 1% favorable impact from changes in foreign exchange rates.

$AYI {{ '2018-01-11T12:54:51+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AYI CEO Vernon Nagel said 1Q18 sales results were below its expectations but once again better than market level performance as initial industry data suggests that the growth rate of its key end markets in North America was down low-single digits, which was in line with previous expectations.

$AYI {{ '2018-01-11T12:49:20+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AYI reported a 12.5% drop in 1Q18 earnings due to lower sales as well as last year's gain from sale of an investment in unconsolidated affiliate. Net income fell to $71.5MM or $1.70 per share from $81.7MM or $1.86 per share last year. Net sales declined 1% to $842.8MM. Adjusted EPS decreased 3% to $1.94.

$AYI {{ '2018-01-05T21:47:25+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

The Board of Directors of $AYI declared a quarterly dividend of $0.13 per share, payable on February 1, 2018 to shareholders of record on January 22, 2018.

$WSO {{ '2018-01-02T13:05:39+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$WSO declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $1.25 on each outstanding share of its Common and Class B common stock. The cash dividend is payable on Jan 31, 2018 to shareholders of record at the close of business on Jan 16, 2018.

$KMX {{ '2017-12-21T20:03:59+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$KMX said the slowdown in the comps in the non-impacted hurricane markets was a benefit for the wholesale business, which was the depreciation environment. The company said the boost of the hurricane replenishment of affected vehicles overshadowed the normal depreciation, which in turn hiked up the acquisition price in last quarter.

$KMX {{ '2017-12-21T19:55:10+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

In 4Q18, $KMX will be required to revalue its deferred tax asset based on estimated new tax rate. The company believes this would result in a one-time unfavorable impact on its tax provision of an estimated $50-65MM. This range could be impacted by the company's analysis of final law and its 4Q18 financial results.

$KMX {{ '2017-12-21T19:52:23+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

During 3Q18, $KMX opened 5 stores, 1 in a new market in Tyler, Texas and 4 in existing markets, including Philadelphia, Las Vegas, San Francisco and Seattle. In 4Q18, $KMX will open 4 stores, 2 in new markets, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and Portland, Maine. The other 2 store will be opened in the company's existing markets of Boston and Denver.

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