What Would Higher Aluminum Prices Mean for Alcoa’s Earnings?

Alcoa’s (AA) current earnings estimates look conservative if one assumes that the current commodity price environment would continue over the next four quarters.

Anxiety Fueled the Decline in the S&P 500

The performance of the S&P 500 Index had a net impact of -0.12 (or -12.0%) on the February LEI performance.

How Could Rowan’s Capex Mold Its Free Cash Flow?

In 1Q16, Rowan Companies (RDC) had cash flow from operations of $160 million, which was substantially lower than the previous quarter's $338 million.

What Brought Down Macy’s Margins in 2Q15?

Macy's margins in 2Q15 were affected by a 150 basis point increase in selling, general, and administrative expenses, or SG&A, as a percentage of sales.

Pound Falls as Services PMI Disappoints on October 5

The pound-to-US-dollar pair was seen to be in a downward trend on October 5, 2015, with the pair touching a low of 1.5.

Why US Steel Companies Would Love a Trade War Truce Now

Could US steel companies, which long objected to Chinese steel overcapacity and allegedly subsidized exports, actually benefit from a US-China trade truce?

Farallon Capital raises stake in Allergan

Farallon Capital Management increased its position in Allergan Inc. (AGN) during the third quarter of 2014. The stock accounted for 3.13% of the fund's total 3Q14 portfolio.

Deere’s G5 Technology for High-Capacity Nutrient Applicators

On August 22, Deere (DE) introduced the new John Deere DN495 Spinner Spreader for the F4365 high-capacity nutrient applicator.

AT&T Dominates the US Pay-TV Market with DIRECTV Transaction

Cable companies dominate the US pay-TV market. With the DIRECTV transaction, AT&T is now the biggest US pay-TV provider.