Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) reported its 4Q16 earnings on February 24. Its 4Q16 revenue was ~$316.5 million compared to analysts’ estimates of $355 million.
In this weekly series, we’ll provide an update on fertilizer price movements for the week ended February 24, 2017.
For 2016, Merck & Co. (MRK) reported revenue close to $39.8 billion, a year-over-year (or YoY) rise of ~1%. New product launches have played major roles in boosting Merck’s 2016 revenue.
Every week, the AAR (Association of American Railroads) publishes the North American freight rail data for the previous week. The latest is for the week ended February 18, 2017, or the seventh week of the year.
Jack in the Box posted adjusted EPS of $1.18 on revenues of $487.9 million. Analysts were expecting EPS of $1.24 on revenues of $498.5 million.
The gold-silver spread was trading at 68.5 on February 23, 2017. The spread suggests that it took 68.5 ounces of silver to buy a single ounce of gold.
On February 24, 2017, Dish Network (DISH) stock closed at $62.54. It has risen 7.9% YTD (year-to-date) and 11.8% in the past three months.
Continental Resources (CLR) reported its 4Q16 earnings on February 23, 2017. Its revenue was ~$550.0 million compared to the estimated $581.0 million.
On February 24, Flotek Industries was trading at $12.98—up ~92% in the past year. We’ll find out why in this series.
OppenheimerFunds In response to accusations of flip-flopping, John Maynard Keynes purportedly quipped, “When the facts change, I change my mind. What do you do, sir?” With 2017 in full swing,…
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) has been actively involved in expanding and strengthening its front-line lung cancer program.
Repurposing a quote from American author and political commentator Mark Twain, we believe that recent reports of the bond market’s death have been greatly exaggerated. Donald Trump’s election win does…
Sprint (S) has begun to gain traction in its turnaround efforts in a very competitive environment.
Utilities stocks saw some positive momentum in the last few trading sessions. Excelon (EXC), the largest hybrid utility, rose 3.3% on February 24, 2017.
In 2016, Alexion (ALXN) reported revenues of nearly $3.1 billion, which represents a YoY growth of ~18%.
AstraZeneca (AZN) reported an ~5% decline in its fiscal 2016 revenues at constant exchange rates. It reported revenues of $23.0 billion, compared to ~$23.6 billion in fiscal 2015.
Marathon Petroleum’s credit rating of BBB is higher than Tesoro. Valero Energy’s (VLO) rating is in line with Marathon Petroleum’s credit rating.
New policies may affect each sector differently, which is causing sectors to move in a variety of directions. Let’s see what impact Trump’s policies could have on certain sectors.
The rise in precious metals over the last few months has been due to insecurity among investors, given the political climate.
CEO E. Hunter Harrison announced his retirement from Canadian Pacific on January 18, 2017. Soon, the markets were flooded with the news of his possible joining of CSX Corporation.