BAC is expected to post EPS of $0.47 in 2Q17, reflecting a growth of 14.6% on a YoY basis.
In 1Q17, Abbott Laboratories (ABT) managed to report adjusted earnings per share (or EPS) of nearly $0.48, ~$0.05 higher than analysts’ estimated EPS.
On May 24, 2017, natural gas July futures closed at ~$3.30 per MMBtu (million British thermal units)—0.4% below the previous closing price.
In fiscal 4Q16, Sprint spent just over $0.9 billion in cash capex, a fall compared to $1.2 billion in fiscal 3Q16 and $1.3 billion in fiscal 4Q15.
In a recent interview with CNBC, Mario Gabelli shared his views on the bull market, Trump’s agenda, and various stock picks.
Williams Companies (WMB), the midstream c-corp GP (general partner) of Williams Partners (WPZ), had a positive start to the week following last week’s sluggishness.
Precious metal movements have been slowing over the past couple of days, with gold futures for July expiration ending at $1,255.5 per ounce on Tuesday.
The US economy is dealing with rising healthcare costs. The national healthcare expenditure grew 5.8% to $3.2 trillion in 2015 or $9,990 per person.
In week 20, which ended on May 19, 2017, the BDTI (Baltic Dirty Tanker Index) rose from 741 to 785. Most stocks traded in red in week 20.
MMM’s strong performance can mainly be attributed to the positive developments that are taking place at the company in terms of acquisitions and divestitures.
Tennessee-based Dollar General (DG) is slated to release results for 1Q17 on Wednesday, May 31, 2017.
According to research firm MoffettNathanson, pay-TV providers in the United States (SPY) lost 762,000 subscribers in 1Q17, five times more than in 1Q16.
Applied Materials (AMAT) stock has risen 86% over the past 12 months to the 17-year high of $44. In this series, we’ll look at the factors driving Applied Materials’ fiscal 2017 earnings.
The ETFS Physical Swiss Gold (SGOL) and the ETFS Physical Silver (SIVR) have risen 8.5% and 4.1%, respectively, on a year-to-date basis as of May 18, 2017.
Just as early snowmelt or increased rainfall in the Rocky Mountains will swell the Colorado River come springtime, so too do Upstream announcements eventually lead to increased opportunities for midstream companies.
The currently unstable refining environment has resulted in volatile refining earnings for big US refiners like MPC, VLO, TSO, and PSX.
MLPs have secondary equity offerings like I buy new plants—in other words, every time I see an opportunity.
In 2016, Equity Residential (EQR) completed $1.1 billion in development projects, a record for the company. It expects to complete $900 million in development projects in 2017.
On May 23, 2017, US crude oil (USL) (DBO (USO) (OIIL) July futures closed at $51.47 per barrel, 0.7% more than the previous day’s closing price.
A week of political unrest in the United States (SPY) (QQQ) led to losses across indexes, but they regained by May 19, 2017.