VFC management has predicted a low single-digit rise in its fiscal 2017 top line.
After falling about 14.0% in 2016, VF Corporation (VFC) stock has risen ~5.0% YTD (year-to-date).
VF Corporation’s (VFC) EPS (earnings per share) is expected to fall 9.8% YoY (year-over-year) to $0.55 in 1Q17.
VF Corporation (VFC) is slated to report its fiscal 1Q17 results on April 28, 2017. Wall Street is predicting a 9.8% YoY fall in EPS to $0.55.
In April 2017, ten out of the 14 analysts (or ~71.4%) covering BlackRock (BLK) have rated it as a “buy” or a “hold.” The stock’s mean price target has risen marginally to $432.91 per share.
BlackRock (BLK) continues to command a premium compared to other traditional asset managers due to its scale, operating performance, and ETF expansion.
BlackRock (BLK) rewards its shareholders with dividends and repurchases in line with its performance. In 1Q17, BlackRock declared a total dividend of $2.50, a 9% rise over the prior year’s quarter.
BlackRock’s (BLK) institutional AUM (assets under management) totaled ~$3.1 trillion on March 31, 2017. Institutional AUM made up 56% of the company’s total AUM.
In its 1Q17 earnings release on April 19, 2017, BlackRock (BLK) reported an 8% rise in total revenue on a YoY (year-over-year) basis.
BlackRock’s (BLK) iShares saw continued strength in 1Q17, with the division witnessing strong flows toward asset classes inside and outside of the United States.
BlackRock’s (BLK) Retail business had assets under management (or AUM) of $564 billion on March 31, 2017. Its retail AUM made up 11% of its total AUM.
BlackRock (BLK), the world’s largest asset manager, reported its 1Q17 earnings on April 19, 2017. The company beat Wall Street analysts’ adjusted EPS (earnings per share) estimate of $4.89.
Comcast’s (CMCSA) capex trend has been shifting. The cost of rolling out its CPE (customer premise equipment) is decreasing as a percentage of total capex.
In this part of the series, we’ll look at some key metrics you can use to compare media companies’ valuation
Earlier this month, Comcast (CMCSA) launched Xfinity Mobile, its wireless service. Comcast is offering two packages as a part of its wireless service.
On April 19, Bloomberg reported, citing Verizon Communications’ (VZ) CEO, Lowell McAdam, that Verizon is open to merger discussions with either Comcast (CMCSA), The Walt Disney Company (DIS), or CBS (CBS).
Comcast’s (CMCSA) franchise-focused strategy continues to reap rich dividends for its movie business.
Comcast (CMCSA) expects to incur a significant portion of its capex on its Theme Parks segment.
Comcast’s (CMCSA) NBCUniversal broadcast television earns the majority of its revenues from advertising and retransmission.
Comcast’s (CMCSA) focus on taking its Business Services segment to the next level is expected to continue this year as well.