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Select Comfort's CEO Discusses Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Select Comfort Corporation (SCSS) Q1 2014 Earnings Conference Call April 17, 2014 17:00 ET Executives Dave Schwantes - Senior Director, Investor Relations Shelly Ibach - President and Chief Executive Officer David Callen - Senior Vice...Show More Summary

High Yielding Consolidated Edison Might Shock You If You Buy Shares Now

ByAbba's Aces: The last time I wrote about Consolidated Edison Inc. (ED) I stated, "Due to the expensive valuation on next year's earnings growth potential, bearish technicals, and the recent explosion, I'm not going to be buying a position...Show More Summary

Thursday Idiocy Three-for

Charles Koch's Character: The Assassinating! John Kasich Pulls an Old Trick from Josef Stalin! Thursday Idiocy: Lambert Strether of Naked Capitalism: Leftier-than-Thou That Goes Around the World and Comes Back on the Other Side...

My Kids’ Loan Interview with the Bank of Dad

(Readers: While I’m still working on getting my blog back up to speed, I thought I’d dig into the archives and run this classic post from way back on February 3, 2009 — long before my kids became teenagers.) When it comes to money matters, my two kids manage their personal finances in completely opposite ways. Show More Summary

The Scariest Graph I Can Show AMD Shorts

ByJustin Jaynes: Console wins have been a major lifeline for Advanced Micro Devices (AMD). Pundits against AMD have argued every angle against consoles, citing both margin concerns and debating the volume of the win. AMD's report tonight, while not stellar, was solid. Show More Summary


Paul dabbled in the occult The spirit of Keynes he'd consult He was told in a trance To help debt advance With a system collapse the result The Limerick King

A Look At Opportunities In The Diversified Machinery Industry

By Shiv Kapoor: I just went through General Electric's (GE) earnings report and liked what I saw. I did a post on General Electric highlighting the potential for alpha through a contraction in beta, which I expect because the operational mix and leverage ratios for the company are improving. Show More Summary

Will Starbucks Become the Hip Panera Bread?

We all think of coffee when it comes to Starbucks, and bread when it comes to Panera Bread. But those lines are blurring. What does that mean for each company’s competitiveness?

Acacia Research Management Discusses Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Call Start: Call End: Acacia Research Corporation (ACTG) Q1 2014 Earnings Conference Call April 17, 2014 4:30 PM ET Executives Matthew Vella – IR Clayton Haynes – CFO Analysts Mark Argento – Lake Street Capital Markets Brian Prohm – Cowen and Company Timothy Quillin – Stephens, Inc. Show More Summary

Eastgroup Properties' CEO Discusses Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Eastgroup Properties, Inc. (EGP) Q1 2014 Earnings Conference Call April 17, 2014 10:00 am ET Executives David Hoster – President & Chief Executive Officer Keith McKey – Chief Financial Officer Analysts Jamie Feldman – Bank of America...Show More Summary

Does the Gnip Deal Make Twitter Inc. Stock a Buy?

Three Fools take to the Internet to assess whether more data means more gains or Twitter Inc. stock.

Google Glass is now ‘try before you buy’

Google Glass's price tag is steep, and since it now has multiple styles and colors, Google is launching a "try-on at home" kit to help you decide.

Why the Dow Finished the Week With a Whimper

The Dow finished nearly flat today as IBM fell and Wal-Mart threatened new rivals. Meanwhile, Chipotle landed with thud after reporting earnings this morning.

Flyer telling Ukrainian Jews to register, pay fine is likely a hoax or extortion scheme

Flyers in Donetsk, Ukraine telling Jewish residents they need to register and pay a fee to pro-Russian separatists are likely a hoax or extortion scheme, Time reports. The news spread on Wednesday via a small local website based in eastern Ukraine. Show More Summary

Should 8-year-olds Be Able to Shoot Handguns at the Range?

Two young sisters from Iowa — Meredith (10) and Natalie (8) — have been going to local shooting range with their dad, Nathan Gibson, since they were 5 years old. The girls learned how to load a handgun, aim with … More » The post Should 8-year-olds Be Able to Shoot Handguns at the Range? appeared first on EveryJoe.

Eatertastings: Colombian in Ktown, SaMo's Milo & Otis Expanding, Most Anticipated Restaurant Openings

KOREATOWN: Ktown is hot, hot, hot, with the new Line hotel and its restaurantPOT. Now, we have Escala, a new Colombian gastropub on Sixth Street that has soft-opened and will officially debut on April 24. Small plates are under...

"Hillary For President" Fundraiser Busted For Illegal Campaign Contributions

If you listen carefully, you can hear the stampede of politicians distancing themselves from their once best-friend - Hotel magnate Sant Singh Chatwal - as AP reports, he plead guilty Thursday to charges he secretly funneled more than $180,000 in illegal campaign contributions to three unnamed candidates and coached someone to lie about it. Show More Summary

Associated Banc-Corp's CEO Discusses Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Associated Banc-Corp (ASBC) Q1 2014 Results Earnings Conference Call April 17, 2014 05:00 PM ET Executives Philip Flynn - President and CEO Chris Niles - Chief Financial Officer Scott Hickey - Chief Credit Officer Analysts Chris McGratty - KBW Ken Zerbe - Morgan Stanley Jon Arfstrom - RBC Capital Markets Emlen Harmon - Jefferies Stephen Geyen - D.A. Show More Summary

DevelopmentWatch: Work is expected to start at...

Work is expected to start at the end of the year on the 14-story office tower (now named Icon) at Sunset Bronson Studios. The 315,000-square-foot, Gensler-designed tower is "the centerpiece" of the $150-million expansion of Sunset Bronson studios that also...

Honeywell International's CEO Discusses Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Honeywell International Inc. (HON) Q1 2014 Earnings Conference Call April 17, 2014 09:30 a.m. ET Executives Elena Doom – Vice President of Investor Relations David Cote – Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer Tom Szlosek – Chief...Show More Summary

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