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A growing economy coupled with new applications and convenience of online shopping could provide a catalyst to businesses that sell merchandise through online channels.
The summer season is a huge travel time for American families, but some startling information tells us that this year isn’t going to be the break a lot of people are hoping for.
Microsoft briefly surpassed $1 trillion in market cap on Thursday after posting strong Q1 earnings. The company's cloud computing service Azure continues to be the big driver for the company. Tesla, meanwhile, is under pressure after the company posted a a $702 million loss in the first quarter. Yahoo Finance's Dan Roberts, Akiko Fujita, Sibile Marcellus, and Scott Gamm break down the companies' earnings.
If you're looking to get more visibility for your small business -- the Grommet may be the place for you. The company is reshaping how products get discovered and help small business get the tools they need to compete with bigger brands. Jules Pieri, CEO of The Grommet and Author of 'How We Make Stuff Now' joined The Final Round to discuss how her company is helping small businesses.
Investors can expect another packed day of earnings on Thursday from heavyweights Amazon, Intel and Starbucks set to release results.
Discouraging news from O’Reilly Automotive is dragging down shares of auto-parts companies. Same-store sales came in at the low end of the forecast range, and revenue was lower than expected.
Amazon.com will report first-quarter earnings after the market close Thursday, coming at a time when Amazon stock is closing in on its record high, and as its revenue growth is slowing.
Retailer Casino, battling investor concerns over its high debt and ability to generate cash, said revenue growth slowed in the first-quarter, as weaker sales in its core French market overshadowed a more dynamic performance in Brazil. Casino, which this week strengthened its ties with E-commerce giant Amazon, reiterated on Thursday its goals to deliver 10 percent growth per year in trading profit for its French retail business between 2019 and 2021, and the generation of 500 million euros ($557 million) in free cash flow per year.
First-quarter results at UPS were slammed by severe winter weather in the U.S. Northeast and Midwest, but executives said cost cuts and a multibillion-dollar network revamp to improve efficiency would help the company meet its 2019 profit target with a strong second half. "It implies a heroic ramp" up from an expected 5 percent year-over-year decline in earnings per share in the first half to a rise of 10 to 18 percent in the second half, Bernstein analyst David Vernon said in a note, using his own estimates.
Amazon has a history of surprising the bears that question its valuation but the stock is technically vulnerable for a 'sell the news' reaction. After the action today the Amazon report is going to provide us with some very strong evidence of whether a short term top may be developing. (Facebook, Microsoft and Amazon are holdings in Jim Cramer's Action Alerts PLUS member club.
Consumer cyclicals stocks are heavily dependent upon the strength of the economy and broader business cycles. Check out which cyclical stocks came out on top for February 2019.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group remains on the U.S. government's annual list of "notorious markets" that peddle counterfeit products.
may be focused on its Portal device entering every living room, but with privacy issues persisting the question remains, will consumers feel comfortable with it? A smaller part of this thesis is that the company appears to be focused on is its Portal device. The device stands as one of the company's stalwart hardware efforts alongside the Oculus virtual reality device that the company acquired rights to in a $2 billion deal in 2014.
Virginia Tech wants to speed up tech graduate production at its innovation campus and implement "aggressive" hiring of faculty.
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Lam Research (LRCX) reports strong fiscal third-quarter results on the back of robust equipment demand and solid execution.
Shopify (SHOP) first-quarter results are likely to benefit from increasing merchant-friendly initiatives aimed at expanding merchant base globally.
The bears have been growling about slowing economic growth for a while and 3M, which sells a broad array of industrial and consumer goods, is giving them what they wanted. Gold has been a laggard for a while but seems to be finding some support recently.