Consumer Services

(SFLY) Shutterfly Posts Narrower-Than-Expected Loss – Ups Revenue View

The leading manufacturer and digital retailer of personalized products and services, Shutterfly Inc. (SFLY) posted first-quarter 2013 loss of 33 cents per share, narrower than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 41 cents loss per share...

14May2013 | | Comments Off on (SFLY) Shutterfly Posts Narrower-Than-Expected Loss – Ups Revenue View | Continued

(SFLY) Shutterfly Sets 52-Week High

Shares of Shutterfly Inc. (SFLY) hit its 52-week high of $45.90 on Apr 12 and eventually closed at $44.97, generating a return of approximately 45.8% year-to-date. Shutterfly’s shares have been riding high since it reported solid...

21Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (SFLY) Shutterfly Sets 52-Week High | Continued

(SFLY) Shutterfly Announces $125 Million Credit Facility

Shutterfly Inc. (SFLY) recently announced the closure of a new $125 million revolving credit facility. The new credit will serve general corporate purposes and will mature in five years. Per the agreement, the new facility will allow...

30Nov2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SFLY) Shutterfly Tops Earnings Forecasts – Loss Widens

Shutterfly Inc. (SFLY) reported adjusted first-quarter 2011 loss of 15 cents per share, handily beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of a loss of 26 cents but deteriorating from the year-earlier loss of 7 cents. The results came in...

3May2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SFLY) Shutterfly Analyst Lowers Shares to Neutral

We recently downgraded our rating on Shutterfly Inc. (SFLY) from Outperform to Neutral. The rating was downgraded primarily due to lower seasonal demand, which would lead to losses in the first quarter and siften the impact...

17Feb2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(MNRO) Monro Muffler Brake – Third Quarter Reports Sales Rise 29%

Monro Muffler Brake, Inc. (MNRO) just hit a new 52-week high after reporting strong Q3 results that included 29% revenue growth and a 9% earnings beat as consumers continue to opt for upgrades instead of buying new.

Third-Quarter...

16Feb2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EMS) Emergency Medical Services Beats Expectations – Raises

Emergency Medical Services’ (EMS) fourth earnings per share came (EPS) in at 67 cents (excluding a tax benefit of 8 cents), which surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 63 cents and earnings of 48 cents from the year-ago period.

The...

15Feb2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SFLY) Shutterfly Lowered to Neutral

We are lowering our recommendation on the shares of Shutterfly Inc. (SFLY) to Neutral.

Shutterfly’s fourth quarter earnings of 88 cents per share were well ahead of the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 70 cents, driven primarily...

14Feb2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EMS) Emergency Medical Services Corporation Upgraded

Emergency Medical Services Corp. (EMS) reports fourth-quarter and 2009 results on Feb 11, with the current Zacks Consensus Estimate for the quarter and full year at 63 cents and $2.51 per share, respectively. With respect to recent...

4Feb2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EMS) Emergency Medical Services – Bull of the Day

Emergency Medical Services’ (EMS) third quarter earnings per share came in at $0.66, surpassing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.60 but flat with the year-ago period.

The company has performed well in both its segments,...

4Feb2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(NTRI) NutriSystem Incorporation – Strong Earnings Sent Shares Higher

NutriSystem Inc. (NTRI) is receiving industry recognition as analysts hike estimates. The Zacks Consensus Estimate shows earnings growth of 53% in 2010.

Company Description

NutriSystem Inc., provider...

20Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CTRP) Ctrip.com International – 47% Jump in Revenue

Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (CTRP) recently set a new 52-week high as people are returning to normal vacation habits.

Company Description

Ctrip.com is a Chinese travel web site that offers...

8Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SFLY) Shutterfly Incorporated – Bull of the Day

We are upgrading our recommendation on the shares of Shutterfly (SFLY) to Outperform. Increased usage of digital cameras combined with accessibility of high-speed internet provides significant expansion potential for the company.

Product...

7Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SFLY) Shutterfly Analysts Upgrade to Outperform

We are upgrading our recommendation on the shares of Shutterfly Inc. (SFLY) to Outperform. Increased usage of digital cameras combined with accessibility of high-speed internet provides significant expansion potential for the company....

5Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CTRP) Ctrip.com International – Sales Were Up 47% From Last Year

Ctrip.com International (CTRP) recently pulled from its 52-week high above $78, but the long-term trend is still bullish, helped by rising estimates and better than expected Q3 results, reported on Nov 11.

Third-Quarter...

14Dec2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CTRP) Ctrip.com International Limited – Surprised by 25.81% in the Third Quarter

Ctrip.com International Ltd. (CTRP) has been taking advantage of the rebound in the Chinese economy. The company is expected grow 2009 earnings by 35.79%.

Ctrip.com provides online travel services to business and leisure travelers...

17Nov2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CTRP) Top Performer for Thurs: Ctrip.com- Zacks #1 Rank Top Performers

Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (CTRP), the Chinese travel service provider, has watched its shares advance approximately 6.55% Thursday after beating expectations in the third quarter.

The gain is enough to put Ctrip.com on...

14Nov2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EMS) Emergency Medical Beats Consensus Estimates

Emergency Medical’s (EMS) third quarter earnings per share came in at 66 cents, surpassing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 60 cents but remained unchanged from the year ago period. The company reported revenues of $665.1 million,...

14Nov2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SFLY) Shutterfly Betters Consensus Estimates

Shutterfly Inc.’s (SFLY) third quarter loss of 25 cents a share was four pennies better than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of -29 cents per share. The company had reported a loss of 11 cents in the year-ago quarter. The results were...

2Nov2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(MNRO) Monro Muffler Brake Inc. – Estimates Holding Steady

Monro Muffler Brake Inc. (MNRO) just hit a new 52-week high after breaking above a 6-month level of resistance at $28. The company’s share price has also benefited from strong second-quarter results, reported on July 23.

Second-Quarter Results

12Oct2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EMS) Masimo Corporation signed agreement with German company

Masimo Corporation (MASI) announced that it has signed a new worldwide technology licensing agreement with GS Elektromedizinische Gerate G. Stemple GmbH that will enable the latter to integrate Masimo’s Rainbow SET Pulse CO-Oximetry into its corpuls patient monitoring modules.

GS...

21Aug2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EMS) Emergency Medical Services, Corp. – analysts raised full-year estimates

Emergency Medical Services Corp. (EMS) continues to set new highs after a solid quarterly report and analyst estimate revisions.

Company Description

Emergency Medical Services Corp. provides emergency medical services. The company offers...

20Aug2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(MNRO) Monro Muffler Brake, Inc. – Momentum – Zacks Rank Buy

Monro Muffler Brake, Inc. (MNRO) reported great fourth-quarter and full-year results on May 28 that demonstrate how the company has benefited from consumers upgrading older cars instead of buying new.

Fourth-Quarter Results

7Jul2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CTRP) Ctrip.com International – Momentum – Zacks Rank Buy

Ctrip.com International (CTRP) took a steep fall last year when the market weakened. But the company is once again on the upswing, with estimates and its share price rallying.

Company Description

Ctrip.com International Ltd.,...

10Jun2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(MNRO) Monro Muffler Brake Inc. – Value – Zacks Rank Buy

Monro Muffler Brake Inc. (MNRO) raised full-year 2009 guidance on Mar 24 and provided a first look at fiscal 2010 which projects same store sales growth in the range of 4% to 7%.

Since the guidance news, the stock has been on a tear, recently hitting new 52-week highs.

Monro...

13Apr2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EMS) Emergency Medical Services Corp. – Aggressive Growth – Zacks Rank Buy

Emergency Medical Services Corp. (EMS) reported a solid full-year for 2008 and analysts are projecting growth over the next 2 years.

Company Description

Emergency Medical Services Corp. is a leading provider of emergency medical services. The company...

8Apr2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EMS) Emergency Medical Services – Net income was 47% higher than the consensus estimate, making it the third consecutive earnings surprise

Emergency Medical Services Corp. (EMS) just reported great third-quarter results and shares are responding. The company also completed another acquisition as analysts continue to raise estimates.

Company Description

Emergency Medical Services Corp. is a leading provider of emergency...

14Nov2008 | | 0 comments | Continued