Market Wrap: IMF Cuts FY15, FY16 Global Growth Outlook; Pepsi 'Pops' on Q3 Results; Yum! Q3 China Comps Miss Oct 6, 2015 05:26PM

Market wrap for October 6th

End of the Day: S&P 500 down 7.1 to 1,979.92; Dow Jones up 13.8 to 16,790.19; Nasdaq down 32.9 to 4,748.36

Market Brief: U.S. markets mostly pared some gains following a several-session streak, led by weakness out of the healthcare sector.

The IMF cut its global growth outlook for 2015 and 2016 by about 0.2 percentage points apiece.

Adobe issued light FY16 guidance after markets closed, sending the stock lower.

Skyworks and PMC-Sierra announced a... (continue reading...)

After-Hours Stock Movers 10/06: (ADXS) (YUM) (ADBE) Lower (more...) Oct 6, 2015 05:03PM

Advaxis (NASDAQ: ADXS) 24.8% LOWER; announced that last Thursday the company received verbal notice from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that its Investigational New Drug (IND) application for axalimogene filolisbac (formerly ADXS-HPV) has been placed on clinical hold, affecting four clinical trials.

Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM) 18.4% LOWER; reported Q3 EPS of $1.00, $0.07 worse than the analyst estimate of $1.07. Revenue for the quarter came in at $3.43 billion... (continue reading...)

Compass Diversified (CODI) Sells American Furniture Manufacturing in $24.1M Deal Oct 6, 2015 04:18PM

Compass Diversified (NYSE: CODI) announced that it has simultaneously entered into a definitive agreement to sell and consummated the sale of its majority owned subsidiary, American Furniture Manufacturing, Inc. ("American Furniture") to a private investor group, including certain members of American Furniture's management team, for a total enterprise value of $24.1 million.

After the payment of all of the transaction expenses, CODI received approximately $23.5 million... (continue reading...)

Trading Radar for 10/7: Monsanto (MON), Mistras Group (MG), Resources Connection (RECN) Report Oct 6, 2015 02:59PM

The Trading Radar highlights key earnings and economic announcements for the next trading session:

Before Markets Open:Economics:7:00am EDT

  • MBA Mortgage Index - no Street consensus


Monsanto (NYSE: MON) - consensus loss $0.02RPM International (NYSE: RPM) - consensus EPS $0.82

Intraday or Not Specified:Economics:10:30am EDT

  • Crude Inventories - no Street consensus

3:00pm EDT

  • Consumer Credit - Street sees $19.5B

After Markets Close:Earnings:

C1 Financial (NYSE: BNK) -... (continue reading...)

Unusual 11 Mid-Day Movers 10/6: (PMCS) (BTU) (ACI) Higher; (EXAS) (RDWR) (TCS) Lower Oct 6, 2015 12:49PM

Exact Sciences (Nasdaq: EXAS) 43.9% LOWER; issued the following statement following the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) draft recommendation statement for colorectal cancer screening. USPSTF included Cologuard in the draft guidelines as an alternative screening test, along with CT colonography. The draft guidelines recommend an “A” rating for colorectal cancer screening starting at age 50 and continuing until age 75. Screening for individuals age 75... (continue reading...)

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