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|April 8, 2014 02:06 AM EDT||
NEW YORK, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Johnson Controls Inc. (NYSE: JCI), International Paper Company (NYSE: IP), Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU), Kraft Foods Group Inc. (NASDAQ: KRFT), and Under Armour Inc. (NYSE: UA). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: http://www.AnalystsReview.com/register
Johnson Controls Inc. Analyst Notes
On March 31, 2014, Johnson Controls Inc. (Johnson Controls) announced that the Company will help the University of Akron (the university) to reduce its energy consumption across campus and use those savings into university upgrades. According to the Company, the university will initially aim at saving 20% by 2016. Further, the 15-year contract with the university is expected to generate more than $58 million in savings. The program will provide the university with an annual saving of approximately $4 million in energy and operational expenses through reduction in electrical, gas and water consumption. Johnson Controls has teamed up with Brewer Garrett Company to develop and execute this project with the university. The full analyst notes on Johnson Controls Inc. are available to download free of charge at:
International Paper Company Analyst Notes
On April 2, 2014, International Paper Company (International Paper) announced that the Company plans to release its Q1 2014 results on April 30, 2014, before the opening of NYSE. The earnings release will be followed by a webcast at 9:00 a.m. ET or 8:00 a.m. CT to discuss results and current market conditions. According to Zacks Investment Research data, the consensus EPS forecast for Q1 2014 is $0.62. In Q4 2013, the Company reported net earnings of $436 million ($0.98 per share) compared with $235 million ($0.53 per share) in Q4 2012. The full analyst notes on International Paper Company are available to download free of charge at:
Lululemon Athletica Inc. Analyst Notes
On March 27, 2014, Lululemon Athletica Inc. (Lululemon) released its Q4 FY 2013 and FY 2013 results (period ended February 2, 2014). The Company reported net revenue of $521.0 million, up 7.3% YoY in Q4 FY 2013. Net income came in at $109.7 million or $0.75 per diluted share in Q4 FY 2013, compared to $109.4 million or $0.75 per diluted share in Q4 FY 2012. For FY 2013, the Company reported net revenue of $1.6 billion, up 16.1% YoY. Net income for FY 2013 was $279.5 million or $1.91 per diluted share, compared to $270.6 million or $1.85 per diluted share in FY 2012. The Company ended FY 2013 with $698.6 million in cash and cash equivalents, up 18.4% YoY. For Q1 FY 2014, the Company expects net revenue to be in range of $377 million - $382 million and diluted EPS in the range of $0.31 - $0.33, while for FY 2014 the Company expects net revenue to be in the range of $1.77 billion - $1.82 billion and diluted EPS in the range of $1.80 - $1.90. The full analyst notes on Lululemon Athletica Inc. are available to download free of charge at:
Kraft Foods Group Inc. Analyst Notes
Kraft Foods Group Inc. (Kraft) posted on the events and webcast section of the Company's website that it plans to release its Q1 FY 2014 results on May 1, 2014. According to Zacks Investment Research data, the consensus EPS forecast for Q1 FY 2014 is $0.79, compared to Q1 2013 diluted EPS of $0.76. Kraft operates food and beverage businesses in North America. The Company manufactures and markets food and beverage products, including convenient meals, refreshment beverages and coffee, cheese and other grocery products, in the U.S. and Canada, under a stable of iconic brands. The full analyst notes on Kraft Foods Group Inc. are available to download free of charge at:
Under Armour Inc. Analyst Notes
On April 2, 2014, shares of Under Armour Inc. (Under Armour) moved up 2.48% to end the day at $118.88. The rise in Under Armour's stock was in line with the U.S. broader market indices which moved up on better private sector hiring data (ADP). Under Armour stock opened the session at $116.88 and fluctuated between $116.28 and $119.78. Over the past three months, the stock has gained 36.67%, outperforming the S&P 500 Index which gained 3.22% over the same period. Since the release of Company's Q4 2013 results on January 30, 2014, the share price of Under Armour has advanced significantly. The Company reported a 35.0% YoY rise in net revenues and 25.5% YoY rise in diluted EPS in Q4 2013. The full analyst notes on Under Armour Inc. are available to download free of charge at:
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