March 9, 2017: Amicus Therapeutics has commenced the commercial launch of the precision medicine Galafold in Italy following the final publication of reimbursement guidelines by the Ministry of Health (Ministero della Salute). Galafold is now reimbursed in Italy as a therapy for long-term treatment of adults and adolescents aged 16 years and older with a (Read More….)
February 24, 2017: BJ’s Restaurants reports Q4 EPS of $0.55 versus the $0.40 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $265.6 million versus the $265 million estimate. Same store sales fell -2.2%.
Comments: “Despite a challenging industry-wide operating environment, we continued to increase our market share, as we outpaced the industry in terms of traffic (Read More….)
February 8, 2017: The mainstream financial media reports that Grubhub Seamless Inc is expanding agreements with BWLD, Subway and PF Changs and adding agreements with Dennys, Red Robin, and Hooters.
January 19, 2017: Hearing takeover rumors circulating about GrubHub. The rumor is that Yelp is interested in acquiring the company. Could not confirm the (Read More….)
February 3, 2017: The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc reports Q4 EPS of $1.08 versus the $0.96 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $4.54 billion versus the $4.51 billion estimate.
The CEO said, “Commercial Lines had an excellent quarter, with a stable underlying combined ratio of 88.2, solid growth in new business, and (Read More….)
January 29, 2017: Hearing takeover rumors circulating about Lakeland Industries. The rumors are that a PE firm may make a bid at around $25 a share for Lakeland Industries. I actually think this rumor has some street cred. The current market cap of Lakeland Industries is $81.3 million which is really cheap considering Lakeland Industries (Read More….)