Consumer Products

Why Investors Don’t Care About Under Armour’s Q1 Loss

Under Armour Inc. (NYSE: UAA) reported its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. Although the company posted its first loss since going public, it was barely a ...
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Cree’s Dilemma: Are LED Lights Just Too Good for Consumers?

Investors thought there was an absolute fortune to be made in light-emitting diodes. The LED opportunity is that LED light bulbs with two-lead semiconductor light sources and their longer lasting ...
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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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Why Coca-Cola Earnings Aren’t Enough

Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Tuesday. The soft-drink maker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.43 on revenues of $9.12 billion. In ...
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Hasbro Rises on Solid Earnings Beat

Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) reported its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Monday. The company posted $0.43 in earnings per share (EPS) and $849.7 million in revenue, versus ...
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Marijuana News Roundup: Legal Pot Could Save $1 Billion in Medicaid Expenses

If all 50 states and the District of Columbia had legalized medical marijuana in 2014, the savings in fee-for-service Medicaid would have totaled $1.01 billion. According to research published last ...
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Only 2% Of Americans Over 65 Use Marijuana

The boom in marijuana use which has come with legalization has not moved to older Americans. Only 2.1% of people over 65 use pot, according to the National Survey on ...
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Oppenheimer Remains Cautious Ahead of Under Armour Earnings

Under Armour Inc. (NYSE: UAA) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results in the coming week, but everything may not go according to plan. In the previous quarter, this ...
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Marijuana Price Steady at $1,655 a Pound

For the week ended Friday, April 21, 2017, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis was unchanged week over week at $1,655. According to the analysts at Cannabis ...
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Why Mattel Earnings Did Not Live Up to Expectations

When Mattel Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) reported its first-quarter financial results late Thursday, the company posted a net loss of $0.32 per share and $735.6 million in revenue. That compared with ...
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Marijuana Retailers Will Be Celebrating 4/20 With More Sales

The unofficial marijuana holiday on April 20 (4/20) has been the single best day for legal marijuana sales since, well, recreational marijuana sales first became legal in Colorado. And this ...
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Why Philip Morris Earnings Went Up in Smoke

Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE: PM) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened on Thursday. The tobacco products firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.98 on revenue ...
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Why Credit Suisse Sees Big Upside for Coca-Cola as a Total Beverage Company

Whenever an influential firm on Wall Street issues an upgrade on a member of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, it is probably hoping for the stock to rise. Credit Suisse's Laurent Grandet ...
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Why Credit Suisse Sees Apple Driving Even Higher

Although earnings are driving the markets lower on Tuesday, one key analyst sees Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) pushing its all-time highs even higher. Most of this gain is expected due ...
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New, Expensive Cigarettes Contain Pot

As marijuana for recreational use is legalized in more states, the cannabis industry will try to shed the stoner image that pot has developed over the years and try to ...
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