News Feed Item

Energy Saving Contract, Upcoming Earnings and Conference Call, Financial Results, and Stock Price Movements - Analyst Notes on Johnson Controls, International Paper, Lululemon, Kraft, and Under Armour

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom.

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:



About Analysts Review
We provide our members with a simple and reliable way to leverage our economy of scale. Most investors do not have time to track all publicly traded companies, much less perform an in-depth review and analysis of the complexities contained in each situation. That's where Analysts Review comes in. We provide a single unified platform for investors' to hear about what matters. Situation alerts, moving events, and upcoming opportunities.




  • This is not company news. We are an independent source and our views do not reflect the companies mentioned.
  • Information in this release is fact checked and produced on a best efforts basis and reviewed by Ananya Ghosh, a CFA charterholder. However, we are only human and are prone to make mistakes. If you notice any errors or omissions, please notify us below.
  • This information is submitted as a net-positive to companies mentioned, to increase awareness for mentioned companies to our subscriber base and the investing public.
  • If you wish to have your company covered in more detail by our team, or wish to learn more about our services, please contact us at pubco [at] AnalystsReview.com.
  • For any urgent concerns or inquiries, please contact us at compliance [at] AnalystsReview.com.
  • Are you a public company? Would you like to see similar coverage on your company? Send us a full investors' package to research [at] AnalystsReview.com for consideration.


Content is researched, written and reviewed on a best-effort basis. This document, article or report is prepared and authored by Analysts Review. An outsourced research services provider represented by Ananya Ghosh, CFA, has only reviewed the information provided by Analysts Review in this article or report according to the Procedures outlined by Analysts Review. Analysts Review is not entitled to veto or interfere in the application of such procedures by the outsourced provider to the articles, documents or reports, as the case may be.


Analysts Review makes no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness or fitness for a purpose (investment or otherwise), of the information provided in this document. This information is not to be construed as personal financial advice. Readers are encouraged to consult their personal financial advisor before making any decisions to buy, sell or hold any securities mentioned herein.


Analysts Review is not responsible for any error which may be occasioned at the time of printing of this document or any error, mistake or shortcoming. No liability is accepted by Analysts Review whatsoever for any direct, indirect or consequential loss arising from the use of this document. Analysts Review expressly disclaims any fiduciary responsibility or liability for any consequences, financial or otherwise arising from any reliance placed on the information in this document. Analysts Review does not (1) guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or correct sequencing of the information, or (2) warrant any results from use of the information. The included information is subject to change without notice.

CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are registered trademarks owned by CFA Institute.


SOURCE Analysts Review

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Latest Stories
Evan Kirstel is an internationally recognized thought leader and social media influencer in IoT (#1 in 2017), Cloud, Data Security (2016), Health Tech (#9 in 2017), Digital Health (#6 in 2016), B2B Marketing (#5 in 2015), AI, Smart Home, Digital (2017), IIoT (#1 in 2017) and Telecom/Wireless/5G. His connections are a "Who's Who" in these technologies, He is in the top 10 most mentioned/re-tweeted by CMOs and CIOs (2016) and have been recently named 5th most influential B2B marketeer in the US. H...
DevOpsSummit New York 2018, colocated with CloudEXPO | DXWorldEXPO New York 2018 will be held November 11-13, 2018, in New York City. Digital Transformation (DX) is a major focus with the introduction of DXWorldEXPO within the program. Successful transformation requires a laser focus on being data-driven and on using all the tools available that enable transformation if they plan to survive over the long term. A total of 88% of Fortune 500 companies from a generation ago are now out of bus...
With 10 simultaneous tracks, keynotes, general sessions and targeted breakout classes, @CloudEXPO and DXWorldEXPO are two of the most important technology events of the year. Since its launch over eight years ago, @CloudEXPO and DXWorldEXPO have presented a rock star faculty as well as showcased hundreds of sponsors and exhibitors! In this blog post, we provide 7 tips on how, as part of our world-class faculty, you can deliver one of the most popular sessions at our events. But before reading...
DXWordEXPO New York 2018, colocated with CloudEXPO New York 2018 will be held November 11-13, 2018, in New York City and will bring together Cloud Computing, FinTech and Blockchain, Digital Transformation, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, AI, Machine Learning and WebRTC to one location.
DXWorldEXPO LLC announced today that ICOHOLDER named "Media Sponsor" of Miami Blockchain Event by FinTechEXPO. ICOHOLDER give you detailed information and help the community to invest in the trusty projects. Miami Blockchain Event by FinTechEXPO has opened its Call for Papers. The two-day event will present 20 top Blockchain experts. All speaking inquiries which covers the following information can be submitted by email to [email protected] Miami Blockchain Event by FinTechEXPO also offers s...
DXWorldEXPO | CloudEXPO are the world's most influential, independent events where Cloud Computing was coined and where technology buyers and vendors meet to experience and discuss the big picture of Digital Transformation and all of the strategies, tactics, and tools they need to realize their goals. Sponsors of DXWorldEXPO | CloudEXPO benefit from unmatched branding, profile building and lead generation opportunities.
@DevOpsSummit New York 2018, colocated with CloudEXPO | DXWorldEXPO New York 2018 will be held November 11-13, 2018, in New York City. From showcase success stories from early adopters and web-scale businesses, DevOps is expanding to organizations of all sizes, including the world's largest enterprises - and delivering real results.
Dion Hinchcliffe is an internationally recognized digital expert, bestselling book author, frequent keynote speaker, analyst, futurist, and transformation expert based in Washington, DC. He is currently Chief Strategy Officer at the industry-leading digital strategy and online community solutions firm, 7Summits.
DXWorldEXPO LLC announced today that Dez Blanchfield joined the faculty of CloudEXPO's "10-Year Anniversary Event" which will take place on November 11-13, 2018 in New York City. Dez is a strategic leader in business and digital transformation with 25 years of experience in the IT and telecommunications industries developing strategies and implementing business initiatives. He has a breadth of expertise spanning technologies such as cloud computing, big data and analytics, cognitive computing, m...
"We started a Master of Science in business analytics - that's the hot topic. We serve the business community around San Francisco so we educate the working professionals and this is where they all want to be," explained Judy Lee, Associate Professor and Department Chair at Golden Gate University, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 21st Cloud Expo, held Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Digital Transformation and Disruption, Amazon Style - What You Can Learn. Chris Kocher is a co-founder of Grey Heron, a management and strategic marketing consulting firm. He has 25+ years in both strategic and hands-on operating experience helping executives and investors build revenues and shareholder value. He has consulted with over 130 companies on innovating with new business models, product strategies and monetization. Chris has held management positions at HP and Symantec in addition to ...
DXWorldEXPO LLC announced today that Kevin Jackson joined the faculty of CloudEXPO's "10-Year Anniversary Event" which will take place on November 11-13, 2018 in New York City. Kevin L. Jackson is a globally recognized cloud computing expert and Founder/Author of the award winning "Cloud Musings" blog. Mr. Jackson has also been recognized as a "Top 100 Cybersecurity Influencer and Brand" by Onalytica (2015), a Huffington Post "Top 100 Cloud Computing Experts on Twitter" (2013) and a "Top 50 C...
Cloud-enabled transformation has evolved from cost saving measure to business innovation strategy -- one that combines the cloud with cognitive capabilities to drive market disruption. Learn how you can achieve the insight and agility you need to gain a competitive advantage. Industry-acclaimed CTO and cloud expert, Shankar Kalyana presents. Only the most exceptional IBMers are appointed with the rare distinction of IBM Fellow, the highest technical honor in the company. Shankar has also receive...
Enterprises have taken advantage of IoT to achieve important revenue and cost advantages. What is less apparent is how incumbent enterprises operating at scale have, following success with IoT, built analytic, operations management and software development capabilities - ranging from autonomous vehicles to manageable robotics installations. They have embraced these capabilities as if they were Silicon Valley startups.
Poor data quality and analytics drive down business value. In fact, Gartner estimated that the average financial impact of poor data quality on organizations is $9.7 million per year. But bad data is much more than a cost center. By eroding trust in information, analytics and the business decisions based on these, it is a serious impediment to digital transformation.