States Most Dependent on Trade With Canada

The United States Department of Commerce imposed on Monday a 20% import tax on softwood lumber from Canada. The measure is the latest indication of mounting economic tensions between the ...
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Chipotle Takes a Big Bite Out of Earnings

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) released its first quarter earnings report after the markets closed on Tuesday. The burrito giant said that it had $1.60 in earnings per share ...
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AT&T Makes Some Headway Meeting Earnings Estimates

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) reported its first quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. The company said that it had $0.74 in earnings per share (EPS) and $39.4 ...
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Tuesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

April 25, 2017: The S&P 500 closed higher on the day, up 0.6% and 14.44 points to 2,388.50. Separately the DJIA closed up 1.1% on the day at 20,995.84, up ...
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Express Scripts, Teva Pharmaceuticals Drop into Tuesday’s 52-Week Low Club

April 25, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 63 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about ...
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Caterpillar, McDonald’s Dominate the DJIA Tuesday

April 25, 2017: Markets opened higher again Tuesday as several large-cap stocks reported better-than-expected results before the bell. The materials and financial sectors traded higher by more than 1% with ...
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5 Big Analyst Downgrades Into The Rally: Amazon, BHP Billiton, ConAgra, General Electric, Walt Disney

While the last week of April has seen two serious rallying days in the stock market, there have been some analyst downgrades which might almost seem to be too large to ignore. ...
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Should Lower Consumer Confidence Act be a Red Flag for Stock Market Bulls?

The end of 2016 and the start of 2017 have been quite positive for the equity markets. The driving forces include promises of a more pro-business and tax-friendly regime, but ...
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Can Netflix Jumpstart the Streaming Revolution in China?

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) saw its shares rise handily in Tuesday’s session after it was announced that the online streaming company is in talks with Baidu Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU) subsidiary ...
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Why Barrick’s Shadow Spreads Over Newmont and Gold Giants

When one of the top gold miners, or the top gold miner in the world, has bad news it tends to impact the chain all the way down. That is ...
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Boeing, P&G and 5 More Key Earnings Reports Coming Wednesday

The U.S. broad markets posted a handy gain on Tuesday following a series of strong earnings reports. This was also a record session for the Nasdaq with the index hitting ...
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AT&T Kicks Off 5G Network, Prepares to Fight Off Competing Bid for Straight Path

Telecom giant AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) announced Tuesday morning that it plans to roll out its 5G Evolution service to more than 20 U.S. cities by the end of this ...
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Dole Food Gears Up for IPO

Dole Food Company has registered an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were mentioned in the filing ...
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China To Dwarf U.S. Car Sales In Seven Years

The government of China said Tuesday morning that it expects its annual automobile production output to reach 30 million by 2020 and 35 million by 2025. The Ministry of Industry ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Is Growing Much More Bullish on Best Buy

Although Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) had a relatively weak fourth quarter, one key analyst believes that this electronics retailer is well-positioned to improve over the course of the ...
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