Earnings

What Do United Rentals Earnings Tell Us About Spending on US Infrastructure?

Share of construction equipment rental firm United Rentals Inc. (NYSE: URI) traded up about 7.6% Thursday morning following the company's first-quarter earnings announcement. Adjusted earnings per share (EPS) came in ...
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Can American Express Q1 Results Lift Shares to New High?

When American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) released its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday, the company posted $2.01 in earnings per share (EPS) and $10.36 billion in ...
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Should Synchrony Financial Get More Credit for Q1 Results?

Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF) released its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company said that it had $1.00 in earnings per share (EPS) and $4.79 billion ...
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Is Philip Morris Serious About Quitting Cigarettes?

Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE: PM) reported first-quarter 2019 results before markets opened on Thursday. The tobacco products firm posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.87 on revenue of ...
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Kinder Morgan Earnings Accompanied by Dividend Hike to New Milestone

Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) has released its first-quarter earnings for 2019, along with an update on its Permian Basin projects and news of a dividend hike that reached an ...
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With Micron and Qualcomm in the Bag, Semiconductor ETFs and Stocks Brace Hard for Earnings Season

With earnings season now underway, investors need to weigh how they want their assets and portfolio positioned for the rest of 2019. The S&P 500 was last seen up 16% ...
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Bank of New York Mellon Signals Dark Yield Curve Clouds in Trust and Custodial Companies

It's unusual to see shares of Bank of New York Mellon Corp. (NYSE: BK) have a huge post-earnings reaction. After all, the 235-year-old bank is the top custodial player with ...
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3 Key Transportation Stocks Surging on Earnings

The stock market has been running strong in 2019, with the S&P 500 up 16% year to date. One issue that investors should keep in mind is how the transportation ...
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What to Expect When American Express Reports Thursday

American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) is scheduled to release its first-quarter earnings report before the markets open on Thursday. Consensus estimates are calling for $1.98 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Were Morgan Stanley’s Q1 Earnings Good Enough?

Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) released its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday. The investment bank said that it had $1.33 in earnings per share (EPS) and $13.56 ...
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Is Netflix Finally Slowing Down?

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) released its first quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. The online-streamer said that it had $0.76 in earnings per share (EPS) and $4.52 ...
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Why IBM’s Revenues Are Missing the Mark in Q1

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) reported fourth-quarter financial results after markets closed Tuesday. Big Blue said that it had $2.25 in earnings per share (EPS) and $18.2 billion in ...
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Do Analysts Think Infosys Is Even Worse Off Than IBM?

Up until recent years, it was great to be in the outsourced information technology services business. Now that just feels "so Big Blue ago." In a world of apps, the ...
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What to Watch When IBM Reports Later Today

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) is set to report its most recent quarterly results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates call for $2.22 in earnings per ...
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BlackRock Dominates ETFs as Management Fees and Expense Ratios See Ongoing Pressure

BlackRock Inc. (NYSE: BLK) saw its shares rally after reporting first-quarter earnings for 2019. While the underlying earnings report matters for BlackRock shareholders, there is a broader issue to consider ...
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