Skyworks Stumbles Despite Earnings Beat

When Skyworks Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: SWKS) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday, the company said it had $1.45 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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Carvana Announces Potential Pricing for IPO

Carvana has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). The company expects to price its 15 million shares in ...
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UBS Has 4 Most Preferred Tech Stocks to Buy That Have Lagged Peers

In what can only be described as a good, but shaky year, the market has had its fits and starts, after being up solidly in January and February. Investors casting ...
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How Chevron Earnings Crushed Estimates

Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Friday. The oil and gas supermajor posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.41 on total revenues of $33.42 ...
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Why GoPro’s Q1 Earnings Were Not Enough

When GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) released its first-quarter earnings report after the markets closed on Thursday, the company said that it had a net loss of $0.44 per share and $218.6 ...
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How Higher Oil Prices Boosted Exxon Mobil Earnings

Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) reported estimated first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Friday. The integrated oil and gas giant posted quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.95 on revenues ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alphabet, Amazon, Intel, Snap, Nabors, US Steel, Western Digital, Gigamon and Many More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Friday despite a weak growth reading on gross domestic product, but this is on the heels of a very strong week for the last ...
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What Is Sinking Starbucks Shares

When Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday, the company said that it had $0.45 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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Why Investors Should Like GM Earnings

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Friday. The automaker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.70 on revenues of $41.2 billion. In ...
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Merrill Lynch Raises Price Targets on 4 Blue Chips That Beat Estimates

The higher the market goes, the harder it is to justify many of the multiples being applied to shares. The big moves in the market since the election last November ...
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8 Defensive Stocks to Avoid a Market Sell-Off for the Summer of 2017

The year 2017 has not been a normal one at all for investors. The bull market is eight years old, and the Trump bump from late 2016 hasn't been met by ...
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Value of Big 5 Tech Stocks Nears $3 Trillion After Google, Amazon Results

Earnings reports for the Big Five tech stocks — Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL), Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) ...
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Over Half of US Counties Had No Murders

Fifty-four percent of the counties in the United States had no murders committed in them in 2014, the most recent year for which the data are available. Just 2% of counties ...
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26 National Monuments President Trump Wants to Shut Down

President Donald Trump, in an executive order signed on Wednesday, ordered Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke to conduct a review of all national monuments of 100,000 acres or greater ...
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Why Microsoft Earnings Are Causing Investors to Sell

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) reported fiscal third-quarter 2017 results after markets closed Thursday. The software behemoth reported adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.73 on adjusted revenues of $23.6 billion. ...
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