NEW YORK, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA), SIRIUS XM Radio Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI), Charter Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR), O'Reilly Automotive Inc. (NASDAQ: ORLY) and Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: http://www.analystsreview.com/1753-100free.
Comcast Corporation Analyst Notes
On April 22, 2014, Comcast Corporation (Comcast) reported its financial results for Q1 2014. The Company posted 13.7% YoY increase in consolidated revenues to $17.4 billion. However, if the impact of $1.1 billion of revenue generated by the 2014 Sochi Olympics is excluded, revenue increased 6.5%. Net income attributable to Comcast for Q1 2014 came in at $1.9 billion, or $0.71 per diluted share, as compared to $1.4 billion, or $0.54 per diluted share, in Q1 2013. Excluding gains on sales and acquisition-related items, EPS were $0.68, which beat analysts' estimates by four cents, according to Thomson Reuters. Brian L. Roberts, Chairman and CEO of Comcast, commented, "Our operating momentum is continuing as we enter 2014 and is highlighted by our second consecutive quarter of video customer growth, as well as strength in high-speed Internet and business services." The full analyst notes on Comcast are available to download free of charge at:
SIRIUS XM Radio Inc. Analyst Notes
On April 24, 2014, SIRIUS XM Radio Inc. (Sirius XM) announced its Q1 2014 financial results. The Company reported Q1 2014 revenues of $997.7 million, up 11.2% YoY. Net income came in at $94.0 million, or $0.02 per diluted share, as compared to $123.6 million, or $0.02 per diluted share, in the prior year period. The Company added 173,480 net self-pay subscribers in the quarter, which increased the total subscriber number to 25.8 million. Total paid and unpaid trials were 6.9 million at the end of Q1 2014. Sirius XM reaffirmed its previous 2014 guidance and said that it expects revenues to exceed $4.0 billion, adjusted EBITDA of approximately $1.38 billion, and net subscriber additions of approximately 1.25 million for 2014. The full analyst notes on SIRIUS XM are available to download free of charge at:
Charter Communications Inc. Analyst Notes
On April 23, 2014, Charter Communications Inc. (Charter) announced that it has opened a new, state-of-the-art customer care center in Bridgeton, Missouri. The new facility demonstrates Charter's commitment to improving the customer experience through investments in tools, technologies and people to help care for customers. As stated more than 800 Internet, phone service repair specialists will specialize in providing Internet and phone service support to customers nationwide, 24 hours per day, seven days per week. The new Customer Care Center has enabled Charter to move outsourced Internet call handling into internal centers. According to Charter, throughout the year, the Company will continue to focus on moving work in-house whenever possible, and by year-end will reduce dependency on third-party resources by more than 60%. The full analyst notes on Charter are available to download free of charge at:
O'Reilly Automotive Inc. Analyst Notes
On April 23, 2014, O'Reilly Automotive Inc. (O'Reilly Automotive) - a retailer in the automotive aftermarket industry, reported its financial results for Q1 2014. During Q1 2014, the Company reported sales of $1.7 billion, up 9.0% YoY. Net income was reported at $173.9 million, or $1.61 per diluted share, as compared to $154.3 million, or $1.36 per diluted share, during Q1 2013. O'Reilly Automotive, President and CEO, Greg Henslee, commented, "We are proud to report a very strong and profitable start to 2014, highlighted by a 6.3% increase in comparable store sales and an 18% increase in diluted earnings per share to $1.61, which marks our 21st consecutive quarter of 15% or greater diluted earnings per share growth." The Company expects diluted EPS for Q2 2014 to range between $1.79 and $1.83 and full year 2014 EPS to be between $6.82 - $6.92. The full analyst notes on O'Reilly Automotive are available to download free of charge at:
Ingram Micro Inc. Analyst Notes
On April 25, 2014, Ingram Micro Inc. (IM) announced that four of its U.S. executives have been named to CRN's 2014 Channel Chiefs, which recognizes the most powerful leaders in the IT channel. This year list includes Kirk Robinson, Senior Vice President, Commercial Markets and Global Sales; Tim Ament, Vice President and General Manager, Direct and Consumer Markets; Jay Miley, Vice President and General Manager, Advanced Technology Division and Scott Zahl, Vice President and General Manager, Advanced Computing Division. The Company informed that the four executives along with several IT vendor Channel Chiefs will attend the IMOne event May 6 - 10, 2014 in New Orleans. The full analyst notes on IM are available to download free of charge at:
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