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.
Stocks blitzed higher on Monday, setting aside concerns about President Trump’s aggressive trade protectionism efforts. The catalyst seems to have been headlines that GOP House Speaker Paul Ryan urged Trump to not advance his trade tariff plan and that Congress could take action to thwart what looks like the opening salvo of a global trade war.
It is an exciting time at Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM).
That may seem weird to say. The fast-food giant behind KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell is often written off as less exciting than the likes of hyper-growth tech companies like Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) and Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG, NASDAQ:GOOGL).
Facebook (NYSE: FB) recently began implementing its long-talked about content moderation protocols, yet at the moment, the implementation appears to be cautious, and even perhaps slightly inconsistent and confused at times too.
Facebook’s cautious approach will likely serve to protect its advertising revenue growth from being hit significantly as it is clear from the Q3 report that....More>>>
Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ: AAOI) reported during the last earnings call an inventory increase, however the increase was lower than expected. The company invests heavily in customer diversification, which will help to stabilize revenues and reduces the dependency on a single client. The guidance for the next quarter is considered weak, but we believe that from the first quarter of 2018 the....More>>>