Amazon Makes Huge Whiff on the Bottom Line

Amazon Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) released its most recent quarterly financial results after markets closed Thursday. The e-commerce giant absolutely whiffed on the bottom line, but as we all know historically ...
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Starbucks Earnings on Target, but Sales Dipped and Execs Are Wary

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) reported fiscal third quarter 2017 results after markets closed Thursday. For the quarter, the coffee roaster and restaurant company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Thursday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

July 27, 2017: The S&P 500 closed down 0.1% at 2,475.44. The DJIA closed up 0.4% at 21,797.95. Separately, the Nasdaq closed down 0.6% at 6,382.19. Thursday was a very ...
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QEP Resources, Johnson Controls Slump into Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club

July 27, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 63 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by just less ...
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Verizon, Boeing Bolster DJIA Thursday

July 27, 2017: Markets opened higher again Thursday on a strong earnings report from Verizon on top of Wednesday's strong report from AT&T. The telecom sector was the day's leading ...
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What to Expect When Chevron and Exxon Report Earnings on Friday

Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) and Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) are both scheduled to release their most recent quarterly reports before the markets open on Friday. Crude oil saw its ...
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States Where People Are Having the Most Babies

Ever wonder which states are contributing the most to our ever-expanding population? Or the ones that are contributing the least? Of course, generally, a state's population size matters most -- ...
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Knife Maker Sues eBay Over Trademark Infringement

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) has gotten in hot water in the past for failing to stop the sale of counterfeit products that infringe on legal patents or trademarks. Last week ...
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2017 Data Breaches Total Over 850, Up Nearly 30%

The latest count from the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) reports that there have been 858 data breaches recorded this year through July 25 and that more than 16 million ...
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What to Expect When Amazon Reports Earnings After the Close

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results after the markets close on Thursday. The Thomson Reuters consensus estimate is $1.42 in earnings per share ...
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Ride-Hailing Companies Uber and Lyft Boost Share of Expense Spending

Uber and Lyft each gained 2% in second-quarter expense spending, after a pause in the previous quarter, as the ride-hailing companies grabbed business at the expense of taxis and car-rental ...
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How 5 Energy Companies Fared on Earnings Thursday

Five energy companies we like to track reported second-quarter results this morning. They range in size from supermajor Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE: RDS-A) to refiners Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: ...
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Redfin Closes in on IPO

Redfin has registered an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). The company expects to price its 9.32 million shares ...
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Natural Gas Price Rise Slightly on Small Inventory Build

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks increased by 17 billion cubic feet for the week ending July 21. Analysts surveyed by S&P ...
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Sirius Hits New Highs Following Earnings

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) released its most recent quarterly earnings before the markets opened on Thursday. The online streamer said that it had $0.04 in earnings per share ...
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