Sunday 31 January 2016
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Current Trade News Buzz on: Servicemaster Global Holdings (NYSE:SERV), Chico’s FAS, (NYSE:CHS), GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC), Omega Healthcare Investors (NYSE:OHI)

During Tuesday’s Current trade, Shares of Servicemaster Global Holdings Inc (NYSE:SERV), lost -4.19% to $-4.19.

Women’s specialty retailer Chico’s FAS, Inc. (CHS) will host a conference call with security analysts on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 starting at 8:30 a.m. EDT to review the operating results for the second quarter ended August 1, 2015.

The conference call is being webcast live over the Internet, which you may access in the Investors section of the Chico’s FAS, Inc. corporate Web site,

Chico’s FAS, Inc. operates as an omni-channel specialty retailer of women’s private branded, casual-to-dressy clothing, intimates, complementary accessories, and other non-clothing items. The company’s portfolio of brands comprises of Chico’s, White House|Black Market (WH|BM), Soma Intimates (Soma), and Boston Proper. The Chico’s brand sells private branded clothing; and accessories, such as handbags, belts, scarves, earrings, necklaces, and bracelets focusing on women of age 40 and over.

Shares of Chico’s FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS), inclined 0.07% to $14.98, during its current trading session.

ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc. (SERV), a leading provider of essential residential and commercial services, recently declared preliminary unaudited second-quarter 2015 results. The company stated second-quarter 2015 revenue of $716 million, an enhance of 5 percent contrast to the same period in 2014. The enhance in revenue was driven by strong organic growth at American Home Shield (“AHS”), raised sales of new services at Terminix and price enhances, partially offset by lower demand for traditional termite services.

The company stated second-quarter 2015 net income of $67 million or $0.49 per share, counting a loss on extinguishment of debt of $14 million related to the company’s redemption of its 8% Senior Notes, as compared to $40 million or $0.44 per share in the same period in 2014.

The company stated second-quarter 2015 adjusted net income of $82 million, or $0.60 per share, as compared to $52 million, or $0.56 per share, for the same period in 2014. Earnings per share and other share data contained in this release reflect 136.5 million and 92.2 million diluted share counts for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015 and 2014, respectively.

ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc. provides residential and commercial services in the United States. It operates in three segments: Terminix, American Home Shield, and the Franchise Services Group. The Terminix segment offers termite and pest control services, counting termite remediation, annual termite inspection and prevention treatments with damage claim guarantees, periodic pest control services, insulation services, mosquito control, crawlspace encapsulation, and wildlife exclusion.

GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC), during its Tuesday’s current trading session gained 3.51% to $50.42.

GNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC) a leading global specialty health, wellness and performance retailer, recently declared its Board of Directors has authorized a multi-year program to repurchase up to an aggregate $500 million of the Company’s Class A common stock. The authorization is effective right away, and is in addition to the Company’s previous authorization which presently has $242.0 million remaining. The Company may finance any repurchases with cash, potential financing transactions, or a combination of the foregoing. The repurchases are predictable to take place over the next 24 months with the amount and timing determined by the Company based on its financial condition, business opportunities and the market conditions at the time.

GNC Holdings, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of health and wellness products. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Franchise, and Manufacturing/Wholesale. Its products comprise vitamins, minerals and herbal supplements, sports nutrition products, diet products, and other wellness products. The company sells its products under GNC proprietary brands, counting Mega Men, Ultra Mega, Total Lean, Pro Performance, Pro Performance AMP, Beyond Raw, GNC Puredge, GNC GenetixHD, and Herbal Plus, in addition to under third-party brands. It operates a network of about 8,900 locations worldwide.

Finally, Omega Healthcare Investors Inc (NYSE:OHI), gained 0.49%, to $36.82.

Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (OHI) (declared its results of operations for the three-month period ended June 30, 2015. The Company also stated for the three-month period ended June 30, 2015 Funds From Operations (“FFO”) accessible to common stockholders of $100.7 million or $0.52 per common share and Funds Accessible For Distribution (“FAD”) to common stockholders of $136.1 million or $0.70 per common share.


For the three-month period ended June 30, 2015, the Company stated net income of $43.5 million, or $0.22 per diluted common share, on operating revenues of $197.7 million. This compares to net income of $46.8 million, or $0.37 per diluted common share, on operating revenues of $121.8 million, for the same period in 2014.

For the six-month period ended June 30, 2015, the Company stated net income of $86.5 million, or $0.53 per diluted common share, on operating revenues of $331.1 million. This compares to net income of $102.6 million, or $0.81 per diluted common share, on operating revenues of $242.8 million, for the same period in 2014.

Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. is a real estate investment firm. The firm invests in the real estate markets of United States. It invests in healthcare facilities, primarily in long-term healthcare facilities in order to create its portfolio. Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. was founded in 1992 and is based in Maryland, United States.


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