Euronav’s revenues and EBITDA both fell in 2Q17. But the second quarter was challenging for the entire crude tanker industry.
After rising impressively in August, gold prices have taken a breather. Tensions between the US and North Korea, weaker-than-expected US economic data, and a weaker dollar helped gold prices in the second week of August.
Year-to-date, Encana’s (ECA) stock has fallen ~19% to $9.53. The stock is trading below its 50-week and 200-week moving averages.
On August 14, 2017, Calumet Specialty Products Partners (CLMT) announced that it has agreed to sell its Superior, Wisconsin, refinery for $435.0 million.
Uncertainty at Southern Company’s (SO) Plant Vogtle escalated after the company increased its cost estimate for the project in its 2Q17 earnings.
The US inflation report, which was released on August 11, indicated that inflation has risen 1.7% YoY. Slowing inflation has been a concern for the Fed.
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Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) will be announcing its fiscal 3Q17 results on August 23, 2017. Analysts expect the company to post revenue of $12.3 billion.
SJM stock has fallen 4.0% on a YTD (year-to-date) basis and has underperformed the S&P 500 Index (SPX-INDEX).
In this series, we’ll analyze the services PMIs for major developed nations including the US, France, Germany, Spain, the Eurozone, Japan, and the UK.
With a supportive administration in the White House and a sharp fall in Chinese steel exports, we would expect steel stocks to be posting strong returns. But that’s not exactly the case.
US crude oil (XLE) (XOP) (IEZ) futures contracts for September delivery fell 0.1% to $47.55 per barrel on August 15, 2017.
The S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrat Index is made up of 51 S&P 500 (SPY) (SPX-INDEX) companies that have increased their dividends for 25 successive years.
Dentsply Sirona (XRAY) reported its 2Q17 earnings on August 9. The company earned revenues of ~$992.7 million, registering a year-over-year decline of ~2.9%.
Westmoreland Coal (WLB) announced its 2Q17 earnings results before market hours on August 3. WLB’s stock price fell nearly 14% during the intraday trading session on August 3.
In 2Q17, Alphabet’s (GOOGL) R&D spending reached $4.2 billion. R&D consumed ~15.8% of Alphabet’s total revenues of $26.0 billion in 2Q17.
On August 14, 2017, US crude oil (USO) (DBO) September futures fell 2.5% and closed at $47.59 per barrel.
Andeavor (ANDV), formerly known as Tesoro, has leaped onto a growth path by completing its acquisition of Western Refining. The merged entity recently announced its quarterly earnings.
Jack in the Box (JACK) posted its fiscal 3Q17 earnings results on August 9. The company posted adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $0.99 on revenues of $357.8 million.
Analysts expect PVH’s earnings per share to rise 11.6% YoY (year-over-year) to $1.64 on total sales of $2 billion, which would be 4.9% higher YoY.