Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE:SWK) issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Friday morning. The company provided EPS guidance of $8.30-8.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $8.44.
NYSE:SWK opened at $150.01 on Friday. Stanley Black &am
Industrial conglomerate General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) is scheduled to report earnings before market open on Friday, Apr. 20.
CEO John Flannery has faced plenty of challenges since he took over in August 2017, working to streamline the massive company and improve transparency. In recent quarters, GE’s issues have been numerous and well publicized.
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The recently published 2017 American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) for retail stores and websites shows that customer satisfaction is down slightly overall from a record high posted in 2016. The retail sector slipped 0.3% overall from an index score of 78.4 to 78.1.
Department stores and specialty retailers lost the most ground, likely due to continuing satisfaction from shopping online.....More>>>
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In previous articles, we have discussed our positive outlook on the Chinese economy. Economic indicators are strong and this will translate into increased opportunity for businesses. This can already be seen from 2017 data showing that 12,000 business were started per day in China. The people of