$MNRO (Monro Muffler Brake Inc.)

$MNRO {{ '2016-05-19T17:19:05+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

In 4Q16, $MNRO had gross profit of $91.9MM or 40.1% of sales. Operating income was $26.5MM and effective tax rate was 36.5% in 4Q16. During FY16, the company spent approx. $37MM on Capex and paid about $20MM in dividends.

$CMG {{ '2017-07-25T20:23:42+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%.

$SWK {{ '2017-07-25T17:18:45+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$SWK named Janet Link SVP, General Counsel and Secretary. Link joins the company from $JCP where she served as General Counsel. Link succeeds Bruce Beatt who is retiring from the company after 17 years of service.

$MCD {{ '2017-07-25T16:40:13+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$MCD commented that the $AMZN-$WFM deal announcement demonstrates the disruptive and fast-paced nature of the business world. $MCD continues to challenge itself and is committed to remain competitive on value. $MCD believes deliveries are a good example of how the industry is responding to rapidly-changing consumer expectations.

$SWK {{ '2017-07-25T15:22:57+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$SWK appointed Janet Link as SVP, General Counsel and Secretary. Link joins the company from $JCP where she served as General Counsel. She succeeds Bruce Beattwho is retiring from the company. Link's appointment is effective immediately and Beatt will remain with $SWK for a transition period extending through April 2018.

$JCP {{ '2017-07-25T13:20:28+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$JCP appointed Jeffrey Davis as EVP and CFO, effective July 24, 2017. He will succeed Andrew Drexler, who has been serving as interim CFO while the company completed its search. Davis will report to Marvin Ellison, chairman and CEO of JCPenney. Davis most recently served as CFO at $DRI.

$JCP {{ '2017-07-24T13:50:50+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$JCP has rolled out Apple Pay to all stores nationwide. The company will also make its credit card available on Apple Pay, which allows credit card users to earn shopping points through its loyalty program JCPenney Rewards.

$MSFT {{ '2017-07-21T14:22:52+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$MSFT said the large markets like the US, Germany and Japan performed better than its expectations in 4Q17. To compete with its competitors $GOOGL and $AMZN, Microsoft invested about $3.3Bil in CapEx, which includes the capital leases. This was up sequentially partly due to the deferral of planned datacenter spending from 3Q17 to 4Q17.

$GS {{ '2017-07-19T11:22:37+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$GS advised a number of important transactions that were announced during 2Q17, including $BCR's $24Bil sale to $BDX. $AMZN's $13.7Bil acquisition of $WFM, and $DFT's $7.6Bil merger with $DLR.

$BAX {{ '2017-07-17T20:58:53+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$BAX appointed Cathy Smith, EVP and CFO of $TGT, to its BoD, bringing the total number of directors serving the company at this time to 13. Smith now also serves on $BAX's Audit Committee.

$CAR {{ '2017-07-17T13:54:53+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Car Rental operator $CAR said it has integrated $AMZN’s voice platform Alexa to allow travelers to book and manage car rental reservations with ease.  Avis is the first car rental company to offer the service.

$GT {{ '2017-07-13T21:18:44+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Directors of $GT have declared a quarterly dividend of 10 cents per share of common stock. The dividend is payable September 1, 2017, to shareholders as on August 1, 2017. The payout represents an annual rate of 40 cents per share.

$JCP {{ '2017-07-13T13:05:00+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$JCP continues to explore new merchandise categories and differentiate its business. The retailer is opening toy shops in all of its brick-and-mortar locations with a significantly expanded assortment available at its website. $JCP has doubled online assortment of toys over last year with plans to expand even more by holiday shopping season.

$KIM {{ '2017-07-12T15:14:26+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$KIM has signed a lease with $TGT for a 48,000-square-foot, small-format store at Westmont Plaza in Haddon Township, New Jersey, set to open in July 2018. The addition of Target is the first step in a larger repositioning of the 173,000-square-foot, open-air center. The store will also offer a CVS Pharmacy and Target’s Order Pickup service.

$AMZN {{ '2017-07-12T13:51:52+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN said on Prime Day 2017, held on July 11, sales surpassed Black Friday and Cyber Monday. The Prime Day 2017 event grew by more than 60% compared to 2016, and sales growth by small businesses and entrepreneurs was even higher. Purchases made on Prime Day 2017 were more than 50% higher than the prior year.

$JCP {{ '2017-07-10T22:19:04+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$JCP said Edward Record will step down as EVP & CFO effective July 11 to pursue other interests. Record will remain with the company in an advisory capacity until Aug. 7 to assist with the transition while a search for his replacement is conducted. Andrew Drexler, SVP, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller, will serve as Interim CFO.

$AMZN {{ '2017-07-10T11:06:10+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN plans to open a new fulfillment center in Orlando, Fla. When the site opens in 2018, $AMZN will create 1,500 new full-time jobs with benefits and opportunities to engage with Amazon Robotics in a highly technological workplace.

$AMZN {{ '2017-07-05T13:32:43+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN will create 1,500 full-time hourly associate roles at its first Utah fulfillment center in Salt Lake City. Employees at the 855,000-plus square-foot fulfillment center will pick, pack, and ship smaller customer items, such as books, electronics and toys.

$GPI {{ '2017-07-05T13:14:07+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Automotive retailer $GPI will acquire UK-based rival Beadles Group Ltd, which consists of seven brands across 12 dealerships. The brands include Jaguar, Land Rover, Volkswagen, Skoda, Toyota, Vauxhall, and Kia. The dealerships, which will continue to operate under the Beadles name, are expected to generate approx $330MM in annualized revenues.

$NKE {{ '2017-06-30T12:06:36+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$NKE said that on the $AMZN partnership, it's a small pilot currently and not much can be spoken about the future plans. The company will continue to work with the retailer and if it sees success then it will work on to build the plan to scale it.

$ADBE {{ '2017-06-29T16:26:16+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$ADBE announced new voice analytics capabilities in Adobe Analytics Cloud that enable brands to deliver more customer experiences. Through Adobe Analytics Cloud, brands can capture and analyze voice data for all major platforms including $AMZN's Alexa, $AAPL's Siri, $GOOG's Google Assistant, $MSFT's Cortana and Samsung Bixby.

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