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posted on 31 October 2015

Trefis: Highlights Week Ending 30 October 2015

by Trefis

Below is a summary of the activity at Trefis during the past week that Trefis thoughtEconintersect readers would find interesting.

Trefis is a financial community structured around trends, forecasts and insights related to some of the most popular stocks in the US. It provides the unique feature of allowing the user to model future valuation based upon projected changes in components of each business. It also provides communication capabilities among members, including consensus of member analysis compared to Trefis staff analysis and blogging opportunities for members.

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Click "Read more..." to see our clickable table of contents with the most covered companies (more than 1 article) of the week identified.

Table of Contents for the 110 top stories this week:

Consumer (31 articles)

  • Altria, 3 articles (2, 16, 24)

  • Starbucks, 3 articles (1, 5, 13)

  • Estee Lauder, 2 articles (4, 26)

  • Ford, 2 articles (15, 29)

Technology (27 articles)

  • Akmai, 2 articles (7, 24)

  • Alibaba, 2 articles (14, 25)

  • Apple, 2 articles (18, 27)

  • Electronic Arts, 2 articles (2, 16)

  • F5 Networks, 2 articles (5, 20)

  • Lexmark, 2 articles (25, 26)

  • Shutterfly, 2 articles (6, 23)

  • Western Digital, 2 articles (11, 22)

Media & Telecom (16 articles)

  • Comcast, 2 articles (6, 14)

  • Disney, 2 articles (4, 10)

  • New York Times, 2 articles (1, 9)

  • Nokia, 2 articles (2, 8)

Industrials & Transportation (13 articles)

  • Norfolk Southern, 2 articles (4, 11)

  • UPS, 2 articles (5, 9)

Financial Services (8 articles)

  • Intercontinental Exchange Group, 2 articles (1, 3)

Health Care (6 articles)

Energy & Utilities (5 articles)

  • SunPower, 2 articles (2, 5)

Basic Materials (5 articles)

  • Barrick Gold, 2 articles (1, 4)

All 110 investment stories this week are listed below.


  1. Starbucks Ends The Fiscal 2015 With Stronger Comparable Store Sales on October 30th

  2. Altria Q3 2015 Earnings Review: Strong Results Once Again, Wins On Pricing And Share Gains on October 30th

  3. Why It Makes Sense For A Hyatt-Starwood Merger? on October 30th

  4. Estee Lauder Q1 FY16 Pre-Earnings: Travel Retail Revamp, New Product Launches, And Alliances In Focus on October 30th

  5. How Mobile Ordering Can Impact Starbucks' Valuation on October 30th

  6. Could The AB InBev-SABMiller Deal Leave Diageo Unscathed? on October 30th

  7. A Deeper Look at P&G's Q1 Results: Focus On The Bottom-Line Is Fine, But At What Cost? on October 29th

  8. Restaurant Brands International: Accelerated Restaurant Developments & Strong Comp Sales Drive Top-line Growth In Q3 on October 29th

  9. Volkswagen's Q3 Results Reflect Weakness That Goes Beyond The Emissions Scandal on October 29th

  10. AB InBev Earnings Preview: Macro Headwinds To Drag Down Organic Growth In Q3 on October 29th

  11. Colgate-Palmolive's Volumes Could Be Under Pressure From Higher Pricing in Q3 on October 29th

  12. L'Oreal Q3 2015 Earnings Preview: Healthy Growth Expected To Continue Due To Strategic Initiatives And Digital Focus on October 28th

  13. Starbucks Q4 Fiscal 2015 Earnings Preview: Three Drivers To Look Out For on October 28th

  14. Walgreens Q3 Earnings Preview: Cost Reductions And Acquisition Synergies Likely Boosted Margins on October 28th

  15. Strong F-150, SUV Sales In North America Boost Ford's Profits on October 28th

  16. Altria Q3 Earnings Preview: Solid Results Against Favorable Industry Conditions on October 28th

  17. MGM Resorts' Q3 Earnings Preview: Expect Macau To Be A Drag On Earnings While Domestic Hotels RevPAR Growth Will Boost The Overall EBITDA on October 27th

  18. Volkswagen's Q3 Results Clouded By Low Volume Sales And Initial Costs Of The Scandal on October 27th

  19. Earnings Review: Under Armour Posts Its Biggest Quarter Yet on October 27th

  20. Home Depot: More Growth With Existing Resources? on October 27th

  21. Despite Currency Headwinds, Lear's Operational Performance Remains Solid In Q3 on October 27th

  22. Las Vegas Sands Posts Better Than Expected Q3 Results Amid Cost Effeciencies on October 27th

  23. Dunkin' Brands Struggles After Another Disappointing Performance By International Segments in Q3 on October 27th

  24. Altria: A Windfall Gain From Cheaper Oil? on October 27th

  25. Daimler Earnings Review: Mercedes' Operational Performance Holds Strong Into Q3 on October 26th

  26. The Week That Was For Beauty Companies: Estee Lauder, L'Oreal, Avon on October 26th

  27. McDonald's Stock Up 8% On Positive Comps Across All Major Markets on October 26th

  28. Kimberly-Clark Holds Its Own Amidst Rising Competition, Posts Strong Volume Gains in Q3 on October 26th

  29. Earnings Preview: Superb Quarter in The U.S. Should Result In High Profits For Ford on October 26th

  30. Dr Pepper Earnings Review: Strong Organic Growth Across Sparkling And Non-Sparkling Segments on October 26th

  31. Restaurant Brands International: Three Factors That Can Decide The Stock's Fate on October 26th


  1. Key Takeaways From LinkedIn's Q3 Earnings on October 30th

  2. EA's Hopes On Digital Segment & Sports Titles To Excel In Holiday Season 2015 on October 30th

  3. Samsung Q3 Review: How The Smartphone Business Could Get Back On Track on October 30th

  4. ADP Earnings: HCM Demand, New Bookings Drive Top Line Growth on October 30th

  5. F5 Networks Is Confident Of Re-accelerating Revenue Growth And Retaining Solid EPS Growth In 2016: Q4'15 Earnings Review on October 30th

  6. Shutterfly Q3 Earnings: The Enterprise Segment Soars, While The Consumer Business And AOV Lag on October 29th

  7. Akamai Q3 Earnings: Future Headwinds In Media Delivery Business Overshadow Current Performance on October 29th

  8. Yahoo! Japan Earnings Preview: Revenue From Mobile Devices And E-Commerce Sites In Focus on October 29th

  9. Seagate Earnings Preview: Revenue And Margins Likely To Decline On Weak Demand, Shipments on October 29th

  10. Key Takeaways From Twitter's Third Quarter Earning Results on October 29th

  11. Western Digital Earnings: Revenues, Profits Down After Shipments Decline on October 29th

  12. There's No Stopping Ctrip! The Company Strengthens Leadership Position In China With A Stake In Rival Firm, Qunar on October 28th

  13. Qlik's Growth Slowed in Q3, But Near Term Outlook Remains Strong on October 28th

  14. Alibaba Outperforms Expectations On Mobile Growth, Driving Stock Higher on October 28th

  15. Lexmark Earnings: Weak Demand in Printer Supplies And Hardware Negatively Impacts Revenues And Guidance on October 28th

  16. Electronic Arts Q2 2016 Earnings Preview: Increase In Unit Sales Per Title To Drive Revenue Growth on October 28th

  17. Expedia Q3 2015 Earnings Preview: Healthy Performance Expected To Continue On The Back Of Strategic Investments on October 28th

  18. The Small But Significant Trends From Apple's Earnings on October 28th

  19. Broadcom Reports A Stronger Than Expected Q3'15, As Pending Acquisition By Avago To Make It A Stronger Entity on October 27th

  20. F5 Networks Q4'15 Earnings Preview: 2015 To Mark Another Year Of Strong Growth on October 27th

  21. Yelp Q3 Earnings Preview: Local Ads Business To Grow On The Back Of Strong Mobile Adoption on October 27th

  22. Western Digital Earnings Preview: Consumer Electronics Shipments, Enterprise HDD Sales In Focus on October 27th

  23. Shutterfly Earnings Preview: Enterprise Segment And New Products Could Drive Growth on October 26th

  24. Akamai Q2 Earnings Preview: Value-Added Services Will Drive Growth, But Currency Headwinds Likely Played The Minor Spoilsport on October 26th

  25. Slowdown In The Chinese Economy Will Likely Impact Alibaba's Growth During The Quarterly Results on October 26th

  26. Lexmark Earnings Preview: Printer Hardware And Perceptive Revenues In Focus on October 26th

  27. Apple Earnings Preview: Chinese Growth, iPhone Upgrade Program, Apple Watch In Focus on October 26th

Media & Telecom

  1. NYT Earnings: Digital Subscriptions, Advertisements Remain The Focus on October 30th

  2. Nokia Rises On Profit Beat, China Growth, Even As North America Struggles on October 30th

  3. CBS Earnings Preview: Cable Network Growth Likely, Broadcast Ratings May Weigh On Domestic Ad Revenues on October 30th

  4. Weekly Media Notes: Disney, Verizon And Viacom In Focus on October 30th

  5. Key Takeaways From China Telecom's Q3 Earnings on October 29th

  6. Comcast Q3 Earnings: NBCUniversal, High Speed Internet Drive Growth on October 29th

  7. Time Warner Cable Q3 Preview: Broadband And Pay-TV Subscriber Trends In Focus on October 27th

  8. Nokia Earnings Preview: Networks Margins May Be Under Pressure on October 27th

  9. New York Times Earnings Preview: Digital Space To Drive Top Line on October 27th

  10. Disney's ESPN Will Continue Its Growth Trajectory Despite Subscriber Losses on October 26th

  11. Sirius XM Earnings: Diverse Content And Used Car Progress Brighten Up The Future on October 26th

  12. How Low Margins In The International Streaming Business Can Impact Netflix's Valuation on October 26th

  13. Juniper Rises As Routing And Switching Drive Growth, And Initiatives Brighten Up The Outlook on October 26th

  14. Comcast Q3 Earnings Preview: NBCUniversal, Subscriber Trends In Focus on October 26th

  15. Ericsson Misses Estimates As Challenges In North America And China Swell on October 26th

Industrials & Transportation

  1. JetBlue's 3Q Profits Soar As Oil Prices Remain Depressed on October 30th

  2. Corning Earnings: Optical Communications Segment To Drive Sales, Positive Outlook For Specialty Materials Segment on October 30th

  3. A Deeper Look At Lockheed Earnings: F-35 Program Promises Bright Topline Growth on October 29th

  4. Norfolk Southern's Q3 Earnings Review: Weak Shipment Volumes And Fuel Prices Negatively Impact Results on October 29th

  5. UPS Q3 Earnings: Softer Macro Conditions, Lower Fuel Surcharge Deliver Mixed Earnings on October 29th

  6. American Airlines' 3Q Profits Surge On Lower Fuel Costs, Announces Another Share Repurchase Program on October 28th

  7. A Deeper Look At Catapillar Earnings: Lowest Sales Since 2012 Peak On A Hostile Macro Environment And Weak Targeted Markets on October 28th

  8. United Reported Outstanding 3Q Numbers Driven By Plummeting Fuel Costs on October 27th

  9. UPS Earnings Preview: Strategic Investments Abroad And Key Acquisitions Could Drive Earnings on October 26th

  10. Aviation And Construction Industries To Drive UTC Earnings In A Slowing Global Economy on October 26th

  11. Norfolk Southern's Q3 Earnings Preview: Weak Shipments To Negatively Impact Results on October 26th

  12. 3Q Earnings Review: Alaska Air Flies High On Its Operational Excellence, Capacity Expansions, And Lower Fuel Costs on October 26th

  13. 3M Earnings Review: Currency Overshadows Another Quarter Of Solid Operational Performance on October 26th

Financial Services

  1. Trade Volumes, Data Services Demand Lead To Profitable Q3 For ICE on October 30th

  2. Investors Overlook Deutsche Bank's Massive Q3 Loss To Focus On Reorganization Plan on October 30th

  3. Intercontinental Exchange Group Expands Data Segment With $5.2 Billion IDC Acquisition on October 28th

  4. Energy, Commodity Derivative Trade Volumes To Drive CME's Q3 Earnings on October 28th

  5. Trading Commissions Drive Ameritrade's Earnings As Low Yields Subdue Interest Revenues on October 28th

  6. State Street Announces Job Cuts After Poor ETF Growth, Swelling Expenses Hurt Q3 Results on October 26th

  7. TD Ameritrade Earnings Preview: Robust Trading Activity To Drive Q4 Results on October 26th

  8. E*Trade Q3 Results: Limited Revenue Capture From Trades, Low Yields Hinder Growth on October 26th

Health Care

  1. Merck Has A Silver Lining on October 29th

  2. No Wonder Bristol-Myers Squibb's Shares Are Slightly Up Following The Earnings Announcement on October 29th

  3. Boston Scientific Earnings: New Products, Acquisitions Boost Performance on October 29th

  4. Pfizer's Future Is Starting To Look Better on October 28th

  5. Roche's Well Rounded Results Reinforce Its Growth Sustainability on October 27th

  6. Abbott's Q3 Results, A Deeper Look: Strong International Growth and Margin Expansion Drove on October 27th

Energy & Utilities

  1. Anadarko Sees A Drastic Fall In 3Q Earnings Due To Depressed Commodity Prices on October 29th

  2. SunPower Q3 Review: Why Is SunPower Doubling Down On Commercial Solar? on October 29th

  3. BP Q3 Earnings: Low Oil Prices Negate The Positive Effects Of Increased Upstream Production And Higher Downstream Margins on October 28th

  4. First Solar Q3 Earnings Preview: International Pipeline, Tech Improvements In Focus on October 27th

  5. SunPower Q3 Preview: Residential Segment In Focus As Utility Business Continues Transition on October 26th


Basic Materials

  1. Barrick Gold's Q3 Earnings Review: Cost Reduction Partially Offsets Impact Of Lower Gold Prices on October 30th

  2. Cliffs' Q3 Earnings Preview: Weak Iron Ore Prices To Negatively Impact Results on October 28th

  3. Dow Q3 Earnings: Higher Margins Drive Growth In Low Oil Price Environment on October 27th

  4. Barrick Gold's Q3 Earnings Preview: Lower Gold Prices To Negatively Impact Results on October 27th

  5. Newmont Mining's Q3 Earnings Preview: Cost Reductions To Partially Offset Impact Of Weak Gold Prices on October 27th

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