Quiksilver, Inc.
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  • Sep. 11, 2015, 8:56 AM
    • Quiksilver (NYSE:ZQK) landed preliminary approval on a $175M bankruptcy financing package from Oaktree Capital Management.
    • Oaktree will have control of Quiksilver after it emerges from bankruptcy as a restructured company.
    | Sep. 11, 2015, 8:56 AM
  • Sep. 9, 2015, 1:47 PM
    | Sep. 9, 2015, 1:47 PM | 3 Comments
  • Sep. 8, 2015, 7:06 PM
    • Quiksilver (NYSE:ZQK) -60.4% AH following reports that the surfwear chain is planning to file for bankruptcy as soon as tonight.
    • As part of the plan, a P-E buyer that owns similar brands will provide debtor-in-possession financing, Bloomberg reports.
    • ZQK reportedly had been holding discussions with potential strategic bidders, with the goal of a management-led buyout, ideally outside of a bankruptcy, that would let the company retain its stores.
    | Sep. 8, 2015, 7:06 PM | 9 Comments
  • Sep. 8, 2015, 5:35 PM
  • Sep. 2, 2015, 1:42 PM
    • Quiksilver (ZQK +5.5%) is seeking a management-led buyout, sources tell Bloomberg.
    • Analysts think pulling off a buyout outside of the bankruptcy court could be tricky at Quiksilver's current level of free cash flow.
    • Shares of the sporting goods seller were up as much as 28% this morning before retreating back down.
    | Sep. 2, 2015, 1:42 PM | 4 Comments
  • Jun. 23, 2015, 6:07 PM
    • NiSource spinoff Columbia Pipeline Group (CPGX) is taking Allegeheny Technologies' (NYSE:ATI) spot in the S&P 500. Allegheny will join the S&P MidCap 400.
    • Also joining the S&P 400: Casey's General Stores (NASDAQ:CASY), Graham Holdings spinoff Cable One, DuPont spinoff Chemours, and the post-spinoff Energizer (NYSE:ENR).
    • Getting dropped to the S&P SmallCap 600 from the 400: Unit Corp. (NYSE:UNT), Harsco (NYSE:HSC), and Semtech (NASDAQ:SMTC).
    • Also joining the S&P 600: Nektar (NASDAQ:NKTR), Masco spinoff TopBuild, and the new/post-spinoff Gannett (NYSE:GCI). Gannett's broadcast/digital spinoff Tegna (Pending:TGNA) will have old Gannett's spot in the S&P 500.
    • Getting dropped from the S&P 600, and not moving up: Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO), Paragon Offshore (NYSE:PGN), PetroQuest (NYSE:PQ), Quiksilver (NYSE:ZQK), and FXCM.
    • Leaving the S&P 400, and not moving elsewhere: Peabody (NYSE:BTU) and AOL (acquired by Verizon).
    • ATI -1% AH. UNT -0.7%. ARO -1.1%. PQ -1.9%. BTU -1.1%. NKTR +5.2%.
    | Jun. 23, 2015, 6:07 PM
  • Jun. 12, 2015, 1:16 PM
    • Moody's downgrades the corporate family of debt for Quiksilver (ZQK -1.7%) to Caa2 from B3 and raises the risk of default.
    • The ratings agency warns that without substantial improvements in earnings over the next two years, refinancing Quiksilver's capital structure could be tricky.
    • QZK -69.2% YTD.
    | Jun. 12, 2015, 1:16 PM | 4 Comments
  • Jun. 9, 2015, 9:17 AM
    | Jun. 9, 2015, 9:17 AM | 5 Comments
  • Jun. 9, 2015, 7:33 AM
    • Quiksilver (NYSE:ZQK): FQ2 EPS of -$0.22 misses by $0.08.
    • Revenue of $333.05M (-16.1% Y/Y) misses by $8.19M.
    | Jun. 9, 2015, 7:33 AM
  • Jun. 8, 2015, 5:30 PM
    | Jun. 8, 2015, 5:30 PM | 2 Comments
  • Jun. 8, 2015, 12:49 PM
    | Jun. 8, 2015, 12:49 PM | 26 Comments
  • Jun. 3, 2015, 7:55 PM
    • Elizabeth Dolan has resigned from Quicksilver's (NYSE:ZQK) board, writing "Your lack of trust in me has been made clear" and saying she had been excluded from key discussions and votes. "On my end, this can't be rebuilt."
    • Dolan is chief marketing officer for Fox International Channels, and previously worked as CMO for OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network.
    • Quicksilver tumbled amid turmoil earlier this spring when its CEO and CFO were pushed out of the company.
    • Shares were up 5.1% today after setting a 52-week low of $1.18 yesterday. Before today's move, the stock was down more than 46% YTD.
    | Jun. 3, 2015, 7:55 PM
  • Mar. 27, 2015, 12:45 PM
    | Mar. 27, 2015, 12:45 PM
  • Mar. 27, 2015, 11:46 AM
    • Shares of Quiksilver (ZQK -15.3%) tumble after the company announces it replaced its CEO and CFO.
    • Earlier this month, Quiksilver issued FQ1 results late and set guidance below expectations.
    • Previously: CEO replaced at Quiksilver (Mar. 27 2015)
    | Mar. 27, 2015, 11:46 AM
  • Mar. 27, 2015, 7:49 AM
    • Quiksilver (NYSE:ZQK) has replaced its CEO and made some other top-level management changes which will be effective immediately.
    • Pierre Agnes was promoted to the CEO position to replace Andy Mooney.
    • Thomas Chambolle is named the new CFO.
    • Founder Bob McKnight is appointed Chairman.
    | Mar. 27, 2015, 7:49 AM | 5 Comments
  • Mar. 18, 2015, 12:45 PM
    | Mar. 18, 2015, 12:45 PM
Company Description
Quiksilver Inc designs, develops and distributes apparel, footwear, accessories and related products, catering to the casual, youth lifestyle associated with the sports of surfing, skateboarding and snowboarding.