Vista Outdoor Inc (VSTO.N)
23 May 2018
* Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $-0.15 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S
* VISTA OUTDOOR NAMES MIGUEL "MICK" LOPEZ AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
March 2 Stock futures pointed to a lower opening for Canada's main stock index on Friday, weighed down by trade war fears and declining oil prices.
VANCOUVER, March 1 Canadian retailer Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) said on Thursday it suspended new orders from five outdoor activity brands owned by Vista Outdoor Inc , which also makes guns and ammunition, as the U.S. gun control debate spilled across the border.
NEW YORK (Reuters Breakingviews) - The day after the massacre of 17 students and teachers at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High on Feb. 14, Breakingviews published a column highlighting Wall Street's role in supporting the companies that produce what has become the preferred weapon of American mass murderers.
NEW YORK (Reuters Breakingviews) - The day before Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, he delivered a speech widely remembered for its closing passage, when the reverend said he was unafraid to die because he had "been to the mountaintop." Few seem to recall an earlier part of his oration where King exhorted African-Americans to use their purchasing power, and specifically boycott Coca-Cola, Wonder Bread and Sealtest milk.
NEW YORK (Reuters Breakingviews) - When does taking a stand against social harm outweigh a financial objective? It’s a reasonable question for the likes of Lazard and BlackRock. The Wall Street investment bank advised AR-15 maker Remington on its restructuring days before Wednesday’s school shooting in Florida, perpetrated with a similar rifle – yet its asset managers talk about responsibility. So does Larry Fink, who runs BlackRock, the $6 trillion fund-management giant and top owner of firearm
* VISTA OUTDOOR ANNOUNCES SOLID FY18 THIRD QUARTER OPERATING RESULTS