Analyzing Deere's Quarterly Dividend before Its Record Date

Deere’s board has declared the regular quarterly dividend that will be paid on its outstanding shares. Deere will be paying a dividend of $0.60 per share.

Pre-Market Report: Mixed Global Markets, Decreased Risk Appetite

On September 19, 2017, the Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.18% and ended at 3,356.84. The SPDR S&P China ETF (GXC) rose 1.1% and closed at 104.38.

Is the Bank of England Joining the Hawkish Club?

At its September meeting, the Bank of England left the benchmark interest rates unchanged at 0.25%.

Marathon Oil Stock Rose Due to Strong Energy Commodities

For the week ending September 15, 2017, Marathon Oil’s (MRO) stock price rose more than 6% from $11.31 to $12.00.


Low Natural Gas Prices: Slowing Demand and Oversupply Concerns

NYMEX-traded May natural gas futures dropped by 1.62% on Monday. Natural gas prices hit a three-year low and settled at $2.49 per MMBtu on April 27, 2015.

Preview for Investors: Cigna’s 1Q15 Earnings

According to Wall Street estimates, Cigna’s 1Q15 EPS will be $1.83—an increase of 19.6% from the 1Q14 projection. Cigna’s actual results have consistently beat analyst expectations.

Janus Capital Group Beats 1Q15 Estimates

Janus Capital Group (JNS) reported net profits of $45 million, or $0.23 per diluted share, beating the Wall Street analyst estimate by 3 cents.

Internet Wars: Comcast Gigabit Pro and AT&T GigaPower Updates

You can now get U-verse with AT&T GigaPower service in select locations including Yorkville, Skokie, Plainfield, Oswego, and Elgin in the Chicago market.

Why International Diversification Matters Today

Investors with home bias have been handsomely rewarded in the last six years. A 60/40 split of SPY and TLT would have given you returns of a whopping 173.2%!

Coach Earnings Preview: What Does 3Q15 Have in Store?

Despite lower earnings, Coach has maintained its dividend per share at $0.34 since 4Q13, and it’s confident it will meet its commitments thanks to a healthy cash position.

Crude Oil Production Consensus Is as Fickle as Short-Term Prices

WTI crude oil trading in NYMEX for June delivery declined marginally by 0.28% and closed at $56.99 per barrel on Monday, April 27, 2015.

Alcoa in April: Strong End User Demand amid Jitters from China

April has been a mixed bag for the aluminum industry. End user demand continues to be strong, at least in Alcoa’s core markets of North America and Europe.

Brinker International Reports Double-Digit Earnings Growth for 3Q15

Brinker International (EAT) released its third-quarter earnings on April 21. Brinker reported an adjusted EPS of $0.93, a 12% increase from $0.83 in 3Q14.

Starbucks' 2Q15 Earnings: Key News for Investors

Starbucks released its 2Q15 earnings on April 23 after the market closed. It reported adjusted EPS of $0.33—an increase of 17.9% from the same quarter last year.

Treasury Prices Fall Before Federal Open Market Committee Meeting

Treasury yields rose after Federal Reserve Bank of New York president William Dudley expressed optimism over US economic growth. This should lead to a 2015 rate hike.

eBay's Better-Than-Expected 1Q15 Results Please Investors

eBay (EBAY) announced better-than-expected 1Q15 earnings last week. The company’s overall revenues increased by 4% to $4.45 billion year-over-year.

Highlights of PepsiCo's 1Q15 Results: Top Line Disappoints

PepsiCo’s (PEP) first quarter revenue declined by 3.2% from the same quarter last year, due to the strengthening of the dollar against major foreign currencies.

Nucor Reports 1Q15 Earnings on April 23: Key Takeaways for Investors

Nucor reported its 1Q15 earnings on April 23. It posted EPS of $0.21, higher than Nucor’s own guidance. Wall Street was jubilant, sending Nucor shares up more than 2%.

Cliffs Natural Resources Braces for 1Q15 Loss

Cliffs Natural Resources (CLF) will release its 1Q15 earnings results after the US market closes on April 28.

Tech-Heavy NASDAQ Keeps Outperforming the US Stock Market

The tech-heavy NASDAQ-tracking PowerShares QQQ Trust ETF (QQQ) was up 1.36%, while SPY gained 0.23%.

Analyzing Coatue Management's Decreased Positions in 4Q14

Coatue Management’s fourth quarter 13F filing revealed the fund’s decreased positions in Netflix, Adobe Systems, Baidu, Apple, and 3D Systems.

Natural Gas Production Increases Despite the Lower Gas Rig Count

Natural gas futures for May delivery settled unchanged at $2.53 per MMBtu on April 24, 2015. The EIA released the natural gas weekly report on April 23.

AT&T Beats Earnings Expectations in Recent 1Q15 Results

AT&T 1Q15 earnings beat Wall Street consensus estimates. The company reported adjusted EPS of $0.63, beating Wall Street consensus estimates by 2.1%.

Verizon's 1Q15 Results: What Were Its Key Transactions?

Verizon declared its results on April 21. It moved the assets and liabilities of its transaction with Frontier Communications to the held-for-sale category.


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