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Are consumers responding to the big changes being made by Target’s new CEO?
Lowe’s reported strong quarterly results as more homeowners remodel. But what’s fueling the renovating boom?
Target on Wednesday reported a stronger-than-expected jump in same-store sales and profits for the key fourth quarter, helped by its expanding online business, and it forecast modest earnings growth for this quarter. The retail giant posted earnings of $1.50 a share, excluding one-time items, on revenue of $21.75 billion. Wall Street expected Target to post …
Home Depot, the world’s No.1 home improvement chain, reported a 36 percent rise in fourth-quarter profit on Tuesday and said it would buy back $18 billion of shares. The company warned, however, that it expects currency headwinds will impact 2015 earnings by about 6 cents per share. Shares of Home Depot rose more than 3 …
Wal-Mart will give a half-million employees pay raises, the discount retail giant said Thursday as it announced a mixed quarterly earnings report. Hourly workers will earn at least $1.75 above the current federal minimum wage, or $9 per hour, in April. By next February, it will rise to at least $10 per hour. Some jurisdictions …
The West Coast port slowdown is putting retailers at risk.
Sara Eisen explains why 2015 will be a challenging year for an American business icon: Coke.
Disney’s earnings were much better than expected, but after a 30 percent run up in the shares over the past year, is the stock still a buy?
News of a debt settlement proposal between Greece and the European Union eased U.S. investor worries on Monday, putting earnings back in focus. Analysts are particularly interested in consumer firms and small-cap stocks, which are only just beginning to report their fourth-quarter earnings and actually benefit from a stronger U.S. dollar. “Because of the strong …
ExxonMobil on Monday posted earnings that easily topped expectations, though revenue fell slightly short. Shares declined slightly in premarket trading. (Click here for the latest price.) ExxonMobil posted earnings of $1.56 a share on revenue of $87.28 billion. Wall Street had expected the oil giant to deliver quarterly earnings per share of $1.34 on $87.58 …
Chevron is the latest energy company to slash spending as oil prices plunge.
Not even Harley Davidson is immune from the strengthening dollar.
We’re almost halfway through earnings season and there is a clear divergence between companies with an upbeat outlook on the economy and those with a downbeat one.
Amazon investors’ fingers are crossed in hopes that the e-commerce giant will finally break its losing streak when it reports fourth-quarter earnings after Thursday’s closing bell. Amazon posted a negative earnings surprise for the past two quarters and in three of the last four quarters. After the company reported its third quarterly results in October, …
With demand so low and oil prices sliding nearly 60 percent over the past seven months, what should investors expect from the energy sector’s earnings?