Earnings

Apple made some risky choices over the holiday season, and Thursday it had to reckon with Wall Street. Apple released three iPhones in the fall — one more than usual. And the flagship phone, the iPhone X, was not only a late add, it had a steep $999 price tag. That was one factor Apple
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Alphabet stock initially dropped as much as 5 percent after it reported disappointing Q4 earnings, though it bounced back during the company’s earnings call to settle around 2 percent down. The company posted strong revenue growth, but investors are still leery of rising costs and reduced margins. Alphabet missed Wall Street expectations on the bottom
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GoPro shares initially plummeted after the company reported quarterly results that missed analysts’ expectations on Thursday. Here’s how the company did compared with what Wall Street expected: Adjusted loss per share: 30 cents vs. 11 cents expected according to Thomson Reuters Revenue: $334.8 million vs. $340.1 million expected according to Thomson Reuters That revenue figure
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Amazon blew past street estimates for its fourth quarter earnings, reflecting strong holiday sales and growth in its cloud business. Amazon’s stock went up more than 6 percent in after hours trading. Here are the most important numbers: Revenue: $60.5 billion vs. $59.83 billion, as estimated, according to Thomson Reuters EPS: $3.75 per share* AWS
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Qualcomm beat street estimates across the board for its first quarter earnings on Wednesday. But its stock remained nearly unchanged in after hours as investors are still on wait-and-see mode over external issues affecting the company. Here are the most important numbers: Revenue: $6.04 billion vs. $5.93 billion, as expected, according to Thomson Reuters EPS
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AT&T posted fourth-quarter results that bested Wall Street expectations on Wednesday. The company said it saw strong wireless customer growth as well as fewer subscriber cancellations than the Street had projected. AT&T also gave strong guidance for fiscal 2018. The stock rose more than 3 percent in after-hours trade as more than 5 million shares
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Alibaba: The Chinese e-commerce giant will deliver its earnings report on Thursday, and Cramer expects a “total blowout, because they’re the masters of under-promise and over-deliver.” The “Mad Money” host recommended that investors either buy the stock before the quarter drops, or wait for the typical “down leg” in the stock post-earnings. Alphabet: Cramer hoped
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Excluding items, Starbucks earned 58 cents per share in the latest period, which was a penny better than analysts were expecting. Not included in that number is a 7 cents per share benefit from changes in the U.S. tax law. The company said that global same-store sales rose 2 percent in the quarter, however forecasts
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Intel stock rose more than 5.5 percent after the company released better-than-expected earnings for the fourth quarter of 2017 on Thursday. After the company’s earnings call the stock was around 3.5 percent higher than the closing price of $45.30 per share. EPS: Excluding certain items, $1.08 in earnings per share vs. $0.86 in earnings per
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The FANG stocks’ earnings season started off strong as Netflix crushed subscriber expectations Monday. One analyst is optimistic the other internet giants in the famed technology basket will also report strong earnings results next week. Netflix shares surged 15 percent in the two days following the stunning results. “We expect its FANG brethren to continue
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Jonathan Ernst | Reuters President Donald Trump tours new cars with auto industry leaders, including Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne (L), at the American Center for Mobility, a test facility for driverless car technology for American Manufactured Vehicles in Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, U.S. March 15, 2017. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles boosted margins in its main profit
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Caterpillar reported quarterly earnings and revenue that handily topped analysts’ expectations on Thursday. Here’s how the company did compared with what the Street expected: EPS: $2.16 per share vs. $1.79 expected, according to Thomson Reuters Revenue: $12.9 billion vs. $11.98 billion expected, according to Thomson Reuters The company’s stock popped nearly 4 percent in premarket
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STMicroelectronics capped the chipmaker’s best year since 2010 with broad-based revenue growth and rising margins and said auto and industrial demand would offset a seasonal smartphone dip in the first quarter of this year. Fourth-quarter net revenue rose nearly 33 percent to $2.47 billion (2 billion euros). That topped the $2.35 billion to $2.36 billion
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Ford said Wednesday its quarterly results swung to a profit in the fourth quarter, but fell shy of analysts’ expectations. The second-largest U.S. automaker blamed the miss in part on rising commodity prices and unfavorable foreign exchange rates. The company expects higher commodity prices to continue to affect finances in 2018. Ford is not yet
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Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images An employee walks near an Abbott Laboratories sign at the company’s headquarters complex in Abbott Park, Illinois. Abbott Laboratories’ fourth-quarter results and 2018 adjusted earnings forecast beat Wall Street estimates as the healthcare company gains from its recent purchase of rivals such as St.Jude Medical and Alere. The
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Consumers may be cutting the cord, but Comcast‘s bets on high-speed internet and film franchises are providing fresh sources of growth. The media and cable giant reported quarterly earnings on Wednesday that beat analyst expectations, and revenue that topped estimates, as the company grew its customer base in high-speed internet and business services, offsetting lost
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Like many American companies, Verizon is dissecting the recent U.S. tax overhaul. Scotiabank analyst Jeff Fan pointed to tax reform as a potential positive for the company on Monday. The company expanded on that on Tuesday, revealing that it expected savings from tax reform will add $3.5 billion to $4.0 billion to its operating cash
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