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In September 2017, Genesee & Wyoming (GWR) reported a rise of 0.2% in its North American carloads—compared to the same period last year.
So far, agricultural fertilizer stocks haven’t delivered impressive returns this year. Most of the stocks have been in negative territory in 2017.
Whiting Petroleum will release its 3Q17 earnings on October 25 after the market closes. Analysts’ consensus revenue estimate for 3Q17 is $328.5 million.
On October 4, 2017, the European Commission ordered Amazon (AMZN) to pay $294.0 million in back taxes to Luxembourg, stating that “Luxembourg gave illegal tax benefits to Amazon.”
So far in October, of the 22 analysts covering Eli Lilly (LLY), four have suggested a “strong buy,” while ten analysts have suggested a “buy.”
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) will announce its 3Q17 earnings results on October 17, 2017.
The US drugstore market is dominated by two major players—CVS Health (CVS) and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA). CVS and WBA accounted for ~29% of the country’s prescription dispensing revenues in 2016.
After releasing its fiscal 4Q17 earnings, Micron Technology (MU) stock peaked above $40. MU’s earnings were driven by strong DRAM numbers, which comprised 66% of its revenues.
In 2Q17, Marathon Petroleum (MPC) posted revenues of $18.4 billion, which missed the Wall Street analysts’ estimates.
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BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager, posted 3Q17 EPS (earnings per share) of $5.92—higher than the estimates of $5.56 and its prior year EPS of $5.14.
As of October 11, 2017, Kimberly-Clark stock is up 3.3% on a YTD (year-to-date) basis.
In this series, we’ll look at the top five upstream stocks by production based on 2Q17 numbers.
Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) is set to announce its 3Q17 earnings results on October 19, 2017. Over the past few weeks, ISRG stock has risen to new highs.
EQT Corporation (EQT) is scheduled to release its 3Q17 earnings on October 26. Its 3Q17 revenue estimates stand at ~$676.9 million.
Earlier this year, Apple said it will be spending a whopping $1 billion on original content over the next couple of years.
Precious metal mining companies saw a mixed day on Tuesday, October 10, 2017, as precious metals climbed.
Kansas City Southern (KSU), the smallest US Class I railroad, will release its 3Q17 earnings before the markets open on October 20, 2017.
Wall Street analysts expect Weatherford to cut its adjusted loss in 3Q17 from the adjusted loss of $0.28 per share in 2Q17.
In this series, we’ll discuss PPG’s stock performance so far in 2017. We’ll also look at the analysts’ revenue and EPS (earnings per share) estimates for 3Q17.