SuperValu Cruises past Analyst Expectations, Still Sinks

SuperValu (SVU) reported adjusted EPS of $0.46, beating the consensus by $0.10. Total sales from continuing operations stood at $3.8 billion—35% higher YoY.

Kinder Morgan’s 3Q17 Results Met Analysts' Expectations

Kinder Morgan reported its 3Q17 results on October 18, 2017. It reported an adjusted EPS of $0.15, which was in-line with analysts’ consensus estimates.

Pre-Market Report: Global Markets Are Stable on October 20

On October 20, the Shanghai Composite Index closed at 3,378.65 after rising 0.25%. The SPDR S&P China ETF (GXC) fell 1.7% on October 19, 2017.

Highs and Lows: Wall Street's Performance on October 19

After rising for five consecutive trading weeks, the S&P 500 started this week on a stronger note. It rose in the first three trading days of the week.


Housing Starts Fall the Most in 4 Years as Europe Steals the Show

US housing starts fell sharply in February. The US saw about 897,000 new housing starts against median expectations of 1,040,000.

Why Marcato Capital Pushed Sotheby's to Buy Back Stock

This article discusses Marcato Capital Management’s activist pressure on Sotheby’s (BID).

Macro update: Utilities support US industrial growth, bond yields plummet in Europe

The Federal Reserve released industrial production data for February. Industrial production edged up by 0.1% in February against the expected 0.3%.

Macy’s Posts Lackluster 2014 Results

Macy’s (M) is a leading department store chain that operates about 823 stores in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Guam, and Puerto Rico.

Decoding the European Central Bank's Quantitative Easing Paradox

The European Central Bank on Thursday, January 22, delivered­ basically what the market expected for QE (quantitative easing).

What You Need to Know About Darden Restaurants

As of 2014, Darden Restaurants owned 1,520 restaurants, excluding more than 700 Red Lobster locations.

T. Rowe Price Group: A Global Investment Manager

Founded in 1937, T. Rowe Price Group (TROW) provides global investment management services to retail and institutional clients across the globe. T. Rowe Price Group offerings include sponsored mutual funds…

Shake Shack's Revenue, Earnings, and Sales Increase in 4Q14

Shake Shack reported its fourth quarter earnings on March 11. We’ll discuss how SHAK performed, which will help you understand your investment in the stock.

Crash in Oil and Natural Gas Rig Count Pushes US Rigs Further Down

The US rig count generally experienced an uptrend in 2014, but that trend has reversed in the past three months.

Alcoa investors – some key aluminum indicators you should track

In this series, we’ll look at the key aluminum indicators and how they’re shaping up. We’ll see the movement in aluminum prices and physical premiums.

Investment-grade corporate bonds have back-to-back $60 billion issuances

Yields on US sovereigns fell in the week ended March 13. Along with Treasury yields, corporate bond yields also fell.

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Valeant Bumps Its Offer to $173 to Seal the Salix Deal

On February 22, 2015, Valeant (VRX) announced that it had an agreed transaction with Salix Pharmaceuticals structured as a tender-off at $158 a share.

What Investors Should Know about The Baupost Group's 4Q14 13F

The Baupost Group generated $21.5 billion in returns over its history. The recent 13F filing revealed that its 4Q14 portfolio declined more to $5.09 billion.

Key Takeaways from Swift Transportation's 4Q14 Filings

Swift Transportation benefited from its driver-friendly initiatives, which helped the company maintain low driver turnover and fewer unmanned trucks.

Aetna: An Analysis of the Health Insurance Giant

With a market capitalization of $35.1 billion, Aetna (AET) is one of the largest insurance providers in the US.

Frontline Reported Net Loss in 4Q14 – What's Expected in 1Q15?

Frontline Ltd. (FRO) is owned by John Fredriksen—a Norwegian shipping magnate. Frontline reported its 4Q14 earnings on February 26, 2015.

Key Takeaways from Raytheon's 4Q14 and Full-Year 2014 Results

Raytheon (RTN) is one of the leading contractors and aerospace companies in the US. It performed well in 4Q14. Its revenue grew substantially.

Macro Must-Knows: The US Dollar Strengthens against Oil Prices

The US dollar has skyrocketed recently, while oil prices have plummeted, affecting the energy sector (XLE).

J.P. Morgan: A Global Banking Powerhouse

In this series, you’ll learn what value J.P. Morgan holds for its shareholders, about its various businesses, and how it compares with other big banks.

Robust production continues to bog down natural gas prices

The EIA reports natural gas inventory figures every week. Analysts expected an inventory draw of 191 billion cubic feet (or Bcf) for the week ended March 6.


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