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Why Have Some Analysts Become Less Positive on American Airlines?
Out of the 14 analysts tracking American Airlines (AAL), 50% have a “buy” recommendation on the stock as compared to the 71.4% that had a “buy” rating in 2Q16.
Will American Airlines Increase Dividend Payouts?
American Airlines started paying dividends in mid-2014, joining the ranks of Delta Airlines, Southwest Airlines, and Alaska Air Group, the few dividend-paying airlines.
Emerson Electric Looks Cheap after Its 3Q16 Results
Emerson Electric (EMR) released its fiscal 3Q16 earnings after the Market opened on August 2, 2016. It resulted in a negative price action of 4.9%.
How 3M’s Consumer Segment Performed in Q3 2018
3M’s (MMM) Consumer segment reported operating income of $291.0 million in the third quarter compared to $311.0 million in the third quarter of 2017.
Cummins Stock Up on Q3 2018 Earnings Beat
Cummins (CMI) reported its third-quarter earnings today before the markets opened. The engine manufacturer (IYJ) beat Thomson Reuters’ adjusted EPS estimate by a wide margin.
Stanley Black & Decker: Analysts’ Recommendations
Currently, 21 analysts are actively tracking Stanley Black & Decker. Among the analysts, 67% recommend a “buy,” while 33% recommend a “hold.”
Cummins Announces CFO Change
On January 10, 2019, Cummins (CMI) announced that Pat Ward, its current CFO, will retire from his position.
Illinois Tool Works’ Dividend Yield Is Rising
As of December 20, Illinois Tool Works’ dividend yield stood at 2.84%—an increase of 32 basis points compared to the third quarter.
Cummins Introduced a New Diesel Generator Series
Cummins (CMI) announced that it would display the new QSG12 50 HZ diesel generator series at the MATELEC show in Madrid, Spain.
Stanley Black & Decker Investor Update: Debt Pricing
SWK stock bounced back sharply after falling due to its third-quarter earnings. The stock gained 12.7% and closed at $124.24 last week.
What Led to the Decline of the ISM New Orders Index in April?
The ISM New Order Index for April was reported at 61.2, which represented the fourth consecutive monthly decline for the index.
Alaska Air Group’s Utilization Steals the Show
For November 2016, Alaska Air Group’s utilization improved by 3.4 percentage points YoY (year-over-year) to 85.1%—the strongest improvement in 2016.
Why United Continental’s Utilization Improved in November—And What It Means
In November 2016, UAL’s load factor rose 0.1 percent points. This was expected, as traffic growth for the month was higher than capacity growth.
Can American Airlines’ Margin Expand in 2016?
For 1Q16, American Airlines’ (AAL) EBITDA fell 9% to $1.7 billion with an EBITDA margin of 17.9% as compared to 18.9% margins in 1Q15.
Emerson Electric: The Giant with a 125-Year History
Emerson Electric earned revenues of $22.3 billion in fiscal 2015. About 48% of the company’s fiscal 2015 revenues came from the United States and Canada.
How Does Emerson Compare to Its Peers?
Emerson has managed to find high returns for its prior as well as its incremental invested capital.
Emerson’s 15% Profit Drop in Q3 Mitigated by Its Solid Cash Flow
Despite a 15% decline in net profits, Emerson Electric (EMR) reported a solid cash flow performance in 3Q16.
Key Contributors to Emerson Electric’s Improving Margins in Q3
Emerson’s (EMR) operating margins expanded by 20 basis points YoY (year-over-year) to 13.9% in 3Q16.
Better-than-Expected 2Q16 Operations Propel United Technologies
United Technologies (UTX), a diversified industrial (RGI) conglomerate, released its earnings report for 2Q16 on July 26, 2016.
Can Delta Air Lines’ Fuel Costs Continue to Fall in 2016?
In 2Q16, Delta Air Lines saw its operating expenses fall by 3% YoY (year-over-year). Its operating expenses fell from $8.2 billion in 2Q15 to $8 billion in 2Q16.
Key Takeaways from 3M’s 2Q16 Sales Performance
In terms of the trend in sales performance, 3M (MMM) continues to do pretty well in businesses with a consumer focus.
Dover’s Engineered Systems Segment Glimmers Amid Gloom
Engineered systems sales were responsible for 35.1% of Dover’s (DOV) total sales and 47% of its total segment profits in 2Q16.
Why Stanley Black & Decker Upgraded Its Guidance in 2Q16 Earnings Release
Stanley Black & Decker’s (SWK) consolidated revenues increased by 2.3% year-over-year to $2.9 billion.
Stanley Black & Decker Shares Roar on Spectacular 2Q16 Performance
Stanley Black & Decker (SWK), the world’s leading toolmaker, declared its 2Q16 earnings before the Market opened on July 22. SWK stock closed 4.8% higher on the day of the earnings release.
Weak Industrial Demand a Cause for Honeywell Shares to Retreat
Honeywell (HON), a diversified, century-old industrial (XLI) conglomerate, released its earnings report for 2Q16 on July 22, 2016.
Can Delta Air Lines’ Revenue Grow for the Rest of 2016?
For 2Q16, Delta Air Lines’ revenue (DAL) stood at $10.5 billion, a fall of 2.4% as compared to revenue of $10.7 billion in 2Q15.
Why Did Analysts Revise Their Ratings for UTX in 2Q16?
The analysts from Goldman Sachs (GS) and RBC Capital Markets (RY) changed their ratings on UTX from “buy” to “hold” by the end of the quarter on June 30, 2016.
How Did United Technologies View Brexit Going into Its 2Q16 Earnings?
United Technologies (UTX) plans to release its 2Q16 earnings on July 19, 2016. With more than 8,000 employees in the UK, UTX’s stock fell by 3.4% to $98.89 on June 24 following the Brexit referendum.
How Wall Street Views Dover Corporation’s 2Q16 Earnings
The diversified industrials company Dover Corporation (DOV) is expected to declare its 2Q16 earnings on July 19, 2016. In 1Q16, Dover’s management downgraded its sales guidance, citing weaker fundamentals in the oil and gas markets