Industry News

WH SMITH has reported its best sales in 14 years after transforming its travel and high street businesses to attract more customers. The company, which sells food, stationery and books in 1,375 stores across 25 countries, has enjoyed a boost in profits and sales despite huge numbers of readers using digital devices. Part of WH Smith's strategy involves separating its travel stores, which includes shops in airports, stations and hospitals, from its high street stores and..."/>
Zoella helps WH Smith hit best sales in 14 years [Daily Mail, London]
MGT Capital Investments, Inc. is proud to announce the commercial release of its first network security product designed by whitehat hackers and John McAfee. Sentinel represents a new paradigm in the defense against malicious hackers. The system, comprised of a passive hardware device connected to each subnet, monitors network traffic for suspicious activity using sophisticated algorithms and heuristics, generating an alert and..."/>
MGT Announces Commercial Release of Sentinel
Twenty-First Century Fox has a chunky 39.1 pc of the shares."/>
Daily Mail, London, Alex Brummer column [Daily Mail, London]
Arcos Dorados, the world's largest McDonald's franchisee, announced on Thursday that it will source 100% cage-free eggs by 2025.. According to the company, this decision reinforces its commitment to animal welfare, demonstrated by its existing practices in sourcing animal products including cattle and chicken. To fulfil this commitment, Arcos Dorados plans to work in close collaboration with farmers, suppliers and experts in animal behaviour to evaluate how the company can..."/>
Arcos Dorados to exclusively source cage-free eggs by 2025
Viacom today announced that it has retained financial advisors in connection with the Special Committee’ s evaluation of the request by National Amusements that Viacom explore a potential combination with CBS. The financial advisors are Morgan Stanley, Allen& Company and LionTree LLC. The Special Committee, which is comprised of six independent Viacom board members, previously engaged Debevoise& Plimpton LLP as its..."/>
Viacom Special Committee Retains Financial Advisors
RCI Hospitality Holdings, Inc. last night announced actions to increase returns on its portfolio of clubs, restaurants and other businesses, in order to enhance the growth of revenues, margins and free cash flow. In a conference call presentation with investors, RCI said it has implemented the following steps in 4 Q16, which ended September 30, 2016:. Sold two clubs, one that was unprofitable and one just..."/>
RCI Steps Up Implementation of Its Capital Allocation Strategy
DSW Inc., a leading branded footwear and accessories retailer, is pleased to announce a new DSW in Pittsburgh opening on October 20, 2016. The store is located at:. The Block Northway 6250 Northway Drive Pittsburgh, PA 15237."/>
DSW Announces New Store in Pittsburgh, PA
Flow Football Fans Welcome Chelsea TV
Emmis Communications Corporation today announced the signing of an agreement to sell the assets of Texas Monthly to an affiliate of Genesis Park, LP, a partnership founded by Paul Hobby, for $25 million, subject to working capital adjustments. The nationally recognized authority on life in the state of Texas, Texas Monthly has won 13 National Magazine Awards and has chronicled life in contemporary Texas since 1973.. Genesis Park is a regional private equity firm that has built..."/>
Emmis Announces Agreement to Sell Texas Monthly to Prominent Texas Media Family - Emmis Communications
FP Newspapers Inc.– Further to TSX Bulletin 2016-0602 dated June 16, 2016, TSX has decided to extend its review of the eligibility of the common shares of the Company for continued listing for a period of 30 days. About TMX Group TMX Group's key subsidiaries operate cash and derivative markets and clearinghouses for multiple asset classes including equities, fixed income and energy. Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TSX..."/>
TSX Delisting Review - FP Newspapers Inc. (Symbol: FP)
Target and Comcast are contributing to the relief effort to aid victims of Hurricane Matthew. The devastating hurricane affected areas on the eastern coast of the United States and the Caribbean."/>
BizWireTV Video News: How are Top Brands Contributing to Hurricane Matthew Relief and New Forecast Predicts Record-Breaking Holidays Ahead for Tech
Stingray Digital Group Inc., a leading business-to-business multiplatform music services provider, grows its classical music offering with the acquisition of hundreds of exclusive pre-2013 concerts and documentaries from Berlin-based EuroArts, an internationally renowned producer and distributor of classical music film productions. EuroArts will continue to distribute the acquired programs and will maintain its distribution,..."/>
Stingray Acquires 600 Hours of EuroArts' Iconic Classical Music Film Content Library
Zillow Group Inc., Summit Hotel Properties Inc., LGI Homes Inc., and Acadia Realty Trust as the US markets dives back into bearish waters. At the close of Thursday's session, the NASDAQ Composite ended the trading session at 5,213.33, down 0.49%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.25% lower, to finish at 18,098.94; and the S&P 500 closed at 2,132.55, down 0.31%."/>
Research Reports Initiation on Financial Stocks -- Zillow, Summit Hotel Properties, LGI Homes, and Acadia Realty Trust
Pier 1 Imports Inc., Sally Beauty Holdings Inc., CST Brands Inc., and The Michaels Cos Inc.."/>
How These Specialty Retail Stocks are Faring? -- Pier 1 Imports, Sally Beauty, CST Brands, and Michaels Cos.
Oxford Industries, Inc. today announced that it will webcast its 2016 Investor Day on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 beginning at 3:00 p.m. ET.. The event, to be held in New York City, will be hosted by Tom Chubb, CEO and President, and will also feature several other key members of the Company’ s management team. The live webcast including slides will be available on the Company’ s website at in the Investor Relations section."/>
Oxford Announces Webcast of 2016 Investor Day
Conn's Inc announced on Thursday the closure of its transaction to sell the Class C notes issued under the securitisation transaction announced on 21 March 2016.. Under the sale, the face amount of the Class C notes sold is approximately USD70.5m. Conn's received upfront proceeds with respect to those notes of approximately USD71.5m, net of transaction costs."/>
Conn's closes USD70.5m sale of Class C notes from securitisation transaction
Libbey Inc., affecting 750 workers, entered its second day Thursday, with the company in talks to get agreements with the other two unions. Pat Gallagher, a subdistrict director with the United Steelworkers, said the union's two locals, Local 700 T and Local 65 T, were honoring picket lines of the other two local unions on strike, but were trying hard to get a new contract themselves. Libbey and the Steelworkers had agreed to a short contract..."/>
Libbey strike in second day with no deal [The Blade, Toledo, Ohio]
ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of essential residential and commercial services, today announced the following preliminary revenue, net income, Adjusted net income and Adjusted EBITDA for the third-quarter 2016 financial results and updates to full-year 2016 outlook. The company plans to release its full third-quarter 2016 financial results on Tuesday, October 25, 2016.. The company’ s net income, Adjusted net income and Adjusted..."/>
ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc. Announces Preliminary Revenue, Net Income, Adjusted Net Income, and Adjusted EBITDA for Third-Quarter 2016 and Updates Full-Year 2016 Outlook

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup
Most Popular Sectors in the News
Sectors Articles in the last 7 days
Information Technology659 Articles
Consumer Discretionary591 Articles
Financials535 Articles
Health Care383 Articles
Industrials375 Articles

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Request Profile Update

Only a company representative may request an update for the company profile. Documentation will be required.

To contact , please visit . Company data is provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at