Tesla’s 4Q16 Earnings Overview: Warming Up for Model 3?

Tesla (TSLA), the popular US electric carmaker, released its 4Q16 earnings on February 22, 2017, after markets closed.

Sanchez Energy’s Guidance for 2017 after Recent Acquisition

Sanchez Energy (SN) reported its 4Q16 earnings on February 22, 2017, before the markets opened. Its revenue was ~$126.0 million compared to ~$109.5 million in 4Q15.

Pre-Market Report: Weaker Global Markets and Mixed Commodities

After gaining for three consecutive trading days, China’s Shanghai Composite Index pulled back on February 23. The market sentiment was dented.

Will US Crude Oil Inventories Overshadow OPEC’s Output Cuts?

April WTI (West Texas Intermediate) crude oil (ERX) (SCO) (PXI) futures contracts fell 1.4% and settled at $53.59 per barrel on February 22, 2017.


How Does Dominion Resources Stock Look after Its 4Q16 Earnings?

Dominion Resources (D) stock experienced a sharp recovery after it fell on 4Q16 earnings day due to a gloomy outlook for 2017. Its stock rebounded more than 5% in its subsequent trading sessions.

Energy Transfer's 4Q16: What's in the Pipeline

ETE’s earnings are mainly dependent upon distribution income from its subsidiaries, and so ETP’s and SXL’s EBITDA growth drives ETE’s earnings.

What BHP Billiton's Latest Tells Us about the Future

BHP’s underlying net profit of $3.2 million was a solid improvement, as compared to the profit of $412 million in 4Q15.

Eli Lilly & Co.’s Valuation after Its 4Q16 Earnings Release

Eli Lilly & Co.’s (LLY) top line rose 7% to ~$5.8 billion for 4Q16, driven by volume growth of pharmaceutical products such as Erbitux, Trulicity, Humalog, and Cyramza.

Whiting Petroleum Reported Upbeat 4Q16 Earnings and Revenue

Whiting’s 4Q16 revenue was ~$474 million versus an estimate of $345 million. Its revenue in 4Q15 was ~$467 million.

These Key Factors Drove Southern Company’s 4Q16 Results

Atlanta-based Southern Company (SO), one of the largest regulated utilities, reported its fourth quarter and 2016 financial results on February 22, 2017.

W&T Offshore's Upcoming 4Q16 Earnings Release: What to Expect

W&T Offshore (WTI) is set to report its 4Q16 and fiscal 2016 earnings on March 1, 2017, after the market closes.

Why the Market Is Optimistic about Home Depot's 2017

Home Depot (HD) is the largest home improvement retailer in the world, with 2,278 stores spread across the United States, Canada, and Mexico.

You Should Know What’s Driving Copper Prices in 2017

Freeport-McMoRan’s (FCX) Grasberg mine has been in the headlines for the past couple of years, mostly for negative reasons.

Why Alon USA Partners Expects Better 2017 Refining Fundamentals

Alon USA Partners (ALDW) reported its 4Q16 results on February 22, 2017. It reported cash available for distribution of $7.0 million.

Is Teva Pharmaceutical a Stock to Watch in 2017?

Following the completion of its acquisition of Allergan’s Actavis Generics business on August 2, 2016, Teva Pharmaceutical plans to focus on realizing the deal’s synergies in 2017.

Marvell’s Fiscal 4Q17: Are Investors Holding Their Breath?

Marvell (MRVL) will report its fiscal 4Q17 earnings on March 2, 2017, and these earnings should reflect its restructuring plan.

Utility Stocks: Reviewing Implied Volatility and Short Interest

On February 22, NRG Energy (NRG) had the highest implied volatility among the utility companies that make up the Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLU).

Nabors Industries: Why 4Q16 Earnings Beat Estimates

Nabors Industries (NBR) released its 4Q16 financial results on February 22, 2017. It recorded operating revenues of ~$539.0, a 27.0% fall from 4Q15.

Where Is Kroger Headed in Fiscal 4Q17?

The Kroger Company (KR), America’s largest supermarket company, is scheduled to report its fiscal 4Q17 and fiscal 2017 results on March 2, 2017.

Natural Gas: Important Bearish and Bullish Drivers

In the past four trading sessions, natural gas April futures fell 11.1% and closed at ~$2.70 per MMBtu on February 22—0.4% higher than the previous session.

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Is Honeywell a Good Dividend Stock?

Honeywell (HON) stock has been on the rise since the beginning of 2017. On a year-to-date (or YTD) basis, HON has risen 7.9%.

4Q16 Insights: Acquisitions Could Drive Concho's 2017 Production

Concho Resources (CXO) reported its 4Q16 earnings after the market closed on February 21, 2017. Its 4Q16 revenue was ~$525 million.

What's In Store For Equities In 2017

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,…

Analyzing the Latest Updates from the US Telecom Sector

After eliminating unlimited wireless data plans nearly five years ago, Verizon (VZ) reintroduced its Unlimited offering, with four-line pricing largely matching AT&T’s (T) pricing.


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