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Earnings Results, Agreements, Private Offerings, and New Appointments - Analyst Notes on Ulta, Alliance Data, Carriage Services,

   Earnings Results, Agreements, Private Offerings, and New Appointments - Analyst Notes on Ulta, Alliance Data, Carriage Services, Weight Watchers, and                                Bright Horizons  Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom.  PR Newswire  NEW YORK, March 19, 2014  NEW YORK, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (NASDAQ: ULTA), Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE: ADS), Carriage Services Inc. (NYSE: CSV), Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE: WTW), and Bright Horizons Family Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BFAM). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: http://www.AnalystsReview.com/register  UltaSalon,Cosmetics&Fragrance,Inc.AnalystNotes  On March 13, 2014, Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (Ulta) reported its financial results for Q4 FY 2013 and FY 2013 (period ended February 1, 2014). Q4 FY 2013 net sales increased 14.4% YoY to $868.1 million. Net income for the quarter was $70.7 million or $1.09 per diluted share, compared to net income of $64.5 million or $1.00 per diluted share in Q4 2012. FY 2013 net sales increased 20.3% YoY to $2.7 billion. FY 2013 net income was $202.8 million or $3.15 per diluted share, compared to net income of $172.5 million or $2.68 per diluted share in FY 2012. The Company stated that for Q1 FY 2014, it expects net sales in the range of $693 million to $704 million and diluted EPS in the range of $0.70 to $0.75. The full analyst notes on Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. are available to download free of charge at:  http://www.AnalystsReview.com/03192014/ULTA/report.pdf  AllianceDataSystemsCorporationAnalystNotes  On March 10, 2014, Alliance Data Systems Corporation (Alliance Data) reported that Epsilon, an Alliance Data company, has signed a new multiyear agreement with Ebates Inc., the owner and operator of shopping programs. According to the Company, Epsilon will provide robust, targeted email marketing services focused on driving sales and creating a more personalized experience for customers across Ebates' suite of websites and rewards programs including Ebates.com, Ebates.ca, Ebates Korea, FatWallet.com, and Pushpins. Alliance Data said that under the terms of the multiyear agreement, Epsilon will provide a full suite of permission-based email marketing services including account and campaign management, strategy and email delivery. The full analyst notes on Alliance Data Systems Corporation are available to download free of charge at:  http://www.AnalystsReview.com/03192014/ADS/report.pdf  CarriageServicesInc.AnalystNotes  On March 13, 2014, Carriage Services Inc. (Carriage Services) announced the pricing of its previously announced private offering of $125 million aggregate principal amount of convertible subordinated notes due 2021 (the Convertible Notes). The Company said that the Convertible Notes were offered to qualified institutional buyers in accordance with Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. Carriage Services added that it granted a 30-day option to the initial purchasers of the Convertible Notes for up to an additional c. $18.8 million aggregate principal amount of the Convertible Notes. The Company informed that the Convertible Notes will accrue interest payable semi-annually in arrears at a rate of 2.75% per year, and will mature in 2021, unless earlier repurchased or converted in accordance with their terms prior to such date. The Company stated that it expects to close the offering on or about March 19, 2014, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions. The full analyst notes on Carriage Services Inc. are available to download free of charge at:  http://www.AnalystsReview.com/03192014/CSV/report.pdf  WeightWatchersInternational,Inc.AnalystNotes  On March 14, 2014, Weight Watchers International, Inc. (Weight Watchers) announced that it has named Michael F. Colosi as its General Counsel and Secretary, effective May 19, 2014. According to the Company, Colosi will report to President and CEO Jim Chambers and will serve as a member of the Weight Watchers Executive Committee. The Company added that Colosi joins Weight Watchers after almost 14 years with Kenneth Cole Productions where he served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. The full analyst notes on Weight Watchers International, Inc. are available to download free of charge at:  http://www.AnalystsReview.com/03192014/WTW/report.pdf  BrightHorizonsFamilySolutions,Inc.AnalystNotes  On March 13, 2014, Bright Horizons Family Solutions, Inc. (Bright Horizons) reported its financial results for Q4 2013 and full year 2013. Q4 2013 revenue increased 16.7% YoY to $319.2 million. Net income available to common shareholders for the quarter was $23.7 million or $0.35 per diluted share, compared to net loss available to common shareholders of $17.4 million or $2.87 per diluted share in Q4 2012. Full-year 2013 revenue increased 13.8% YoY to $1.2 billion. Full-year 2013 net income available to common shareholders was $12.6 million or $0.20 per diluted share, compared to net loss available to common shareholders of $76.5 million or $12.62 per diluted share in full-year 2012. For full year 2014, the Company expects overall revenue growth in the range of 10-12% and adjusted net income in the range of $96 to $99 million. The full analyst notes on Bright Horizons Family Solutions, Inc. are available to download free of charge at:  http://www.AnalystsReview.com/03192014/BFAM/report.pdf  AboutAnalystsReview We provide our members with a simple and reliable way to leverage our economy of scale. Most investors do not have time to track all publicly traded companies, much less perform an in-depth review and analysis of the complexities contained in each situation. That's where Analysts Review comes in. We provide a single unified platform for investors' to hear about what matters. 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