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The Brink's Company (BCO)

  • Apr. 26, 2012, 3:22 PM
    Brink's (BCO +17.6%) shares soar after Q1 earnings from continuing operations beat estimates and the company lifted its full-year segment margin forecast to 7%. Citing the strong quarter, S&P Capital IQ upgrades the stock to Hold from Sell, believing cost-cutting and productivity initiatives are beginning to gain traction.
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  • Mar. 12, 2012, 2:28 PM
    Brink's (BCO -1.1%) trades lower after S&P cut its outlook on the company to negative from stable, citing the recent deterioration in credit metrics due to pressures from European and North American operations and unfunded retirement expenses.
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  • Feb. 2, 2012, 1:25 PM
    The folks in the business of guarding money - Brink's (BCO -17.6%) - had a harder-than-expected time making money in Q4. The firm cites higher security costs and the continuation of price and volume pressure as factors that drove down its profit in the quarter.
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  • Nov. 14, 2011, 11:58 AM
    Brink's (BCO -4.4%) shares slide on news of the resignation of CEO Michael Dan and the appointment of board member Thomas Schievelbein as interim CEO. Dan has worked for the provider of secure transportation and cash management services since 1982.
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Company Description
Brink's Co along with its subsidiaries, provides secure transportation, cash management services & other security-related services to banks and financial institutions, retailers, government agencies, mints, jewelers & other commercial operations.