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  1. Huntington Ingalls (HII) Q1 Earnings: Will It Beat Again?

    Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. HII is set to release first-quarter 2017 results on May 4, before the opening bell. Last ...
  2. What's in the Cards for Marathon Oil (MRO) in Q1 Earnings?

    Energy explorer Marathon Oil Corporation MRO is set to release first-quarter 2017 results after the closing bell on May 4. ...
  3. HCA Holdings (HCA) Q1 Earnings in Line, Revenues Miss

    Have you been eager to see how HCA Holdings, Inc. HCA performed in Q1 in comparison with the market expectations? Let’s quickly ...
  4. Paylocity Holding (PCTY) Q3 Earnings: What's in the Cards?

    Paylocity Holding Corporation PCTY is set to report third-quarter 2017 results on May 4. Last quarter, the company delivered ...
  5. BP plc (BP) Beats Q1 Earnings on Improved Crude Prices

    British energy giant BP plc BP reported strong first-quarter 2017 results, primarily owing to higher liquid and gas prices ...
  6. Cummins (CMI) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Top Estimates

    Cummins Inc. CMI is a leading global designer, manufacturer and distributor of diesel and natural gas engines, electric power ...
  7. Ametek (AME) Beats on Earnings and Revenues in Q1

    AMETEK Inc. AME is a leading worldwide manufacturer of electronic appliances and electromechanical devices. AMETEK sells ...
  8. Deluge of Oil Earnings on May 3: RIG, CXO, PXD, MUR, WMB

    Markets are a little more than halfway through the Q1 earnings season, with 57.6% S&P 500 members having reported results ...
  9. Mosaic (MOS) Misses Q1 Earnings & Sales Estimates

    The Mosaic Company MOS is a leading producer and marketer of concentrated phosphate and potash for the global agriculture ...
  10. Charter Communications (CHTR) Misses Q1 Earnings, Revenues

    Leading U.S cable TV operator, Charter Communications Inc. CHTR, primarily offers three services – video, high-speed data ...
  11. Martin Marietta (MLM) Beats Q1 Earnings & Revenue Estimates

    Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. MLM produces and supplies construction aggregates and other heavy building materials, mainly ...
  12. Barry Diller's IAC to Buy Angie's List in Online Home Services Deal

    IAC/InterActiveCorp said on Monday it would buy consumer review website operator Angie's List Inc in a $500 million deal ...
  13. Flowserve (FLS) Q1 Earnings Top, Down Y/Y, Guidance Intact

    Flowserve Corp.’s FLS bottom line beat estimates for the second consecutive quarter, reversing last year's earnings miss ...
  14. Agnico Eagle (AEM) Earnings & Revenues Beat Estimates in Q1

    Agnico Eagle Mines Limited AEM reported a net income of $76 million or 33 cents per share in the first quarter of 2017, compared ...
  15. Mastercard (MA) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimates

    Have you been eager to see how Mastercard Incorporated MA, a technology company in the global payments industry, performed ...
  16. CVS Health Beats on Q1 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

    Ever bought medicines or cosmetics over the counter? Yes, then you may have walked into one of the 9,652 retail CVS/pharmacy ...
  17. Pitney Bowes (PBI) Q1 Earnings Top Estimates, View Intact

    Pitney Bowes Inc. PBI is one of the largest providers of mail processing equipment and integrated mail solutions across the ...
  18. United Continental's Fundamentals After Recent PR Disasters (UAL)

    United Continental has generated some unfortunate news in recent months. How has this affected its valuation?
  19. WEC Energy (WEC) Beats Q1 Earnings & Revenues Estimates

    WEC Energy Group WEC is a diversified holding company, engaged in the generation and distribution of electricity in southeastern, ...
  20. Pfizer (PFE) Tops Q1 Earnings Estimates, Misses Sales

    Pfizer Inc.’s PFE is one of the most well-known names in the pharmaceutical sector not just for its medicines and vaccines ...
  21. Xylem (XYL) Q1 Earnings in Line, Revenues Beat Estimates

    Rye Brook, New York-based Xylem Inc. XYL is a prominent diversified machinery firm, conducting trade in the industrial goods ...
  22. Insurance Stocks Q1 Earnings on May 3: AIG, MET, LNC, PRU

    The Q1 earnings season is in full swing with 57.6% members of the elite S&P 500 Index reporting solid quarterly numbers ...
  23. Leisure Stock Q1 Earnings Due on May 3: CNK, FUN, LQ, HGV

    We are in the thick of the first-quarter earnings and the widely diversified Consumer Discretionary sector is grabbing much ...
  24. Coach (COH) Beats on Q3 Earnings, Revenues Miss Estimates

    Coach Inc. COH, the designer handbag maker, came out with third-quarter fiscal 2017 results, wherein adjusted earnings of ...
  25. Will Ameren Corporation (AEE) Disappoint in Q1 Earnings?

    Ameren Corporation AEE is set to release first-quarter 2017 financial results before the market opens on May 4. Last quarter, ...
  26. CONSOL Energy (CNX) Beats on Q1 Earnings, Ups View

    Canonsburg, PA based CONSOL Energy Inc., CNX is a multi-fuel energy producer and an energy services provider, primarily catering ...
  27. Encana (ECA) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimates

    Have you been eager to see how Encana Corp. ECA – one of the largest gas producers in North America – performed in Q1 in ...
  28. Pilgrim's Pride (PPC) Q1 Earnings: What's in the Cards?

    Pilgrim's Pride Corporation PPC is scheduled to report first-quarter 2017 on May 4. Over the last three months, Pilgrim's ...
  29. Eaton Corporation (ETN) Beats on Q1 Earnings, Orders Up Y/Y

    Eaton Corporation plc ETN, a diversified power management firm, is best known for its electrical components, systems and ...
  30. Business Services Q1 Earnings on May 3: CAR, NCI & More

    The earnings season is picking up steam with over 1,000 companies reporting this week, including 126 S&P 500 members. ...
  31. Can Fluor (FLR) Keep Earnings Streak Alive in Q1 Earnings?

    Fluor Corporation FLR is expected to report first-quarter 2017 results, before the opening bell on May 4. The company posted ...
  32. HSBC to Report Q1 Earnings: What's in Store for the Stock?

    London-based global bank, HSBC Holdings plc HSBC is scheduled to announce first-quarter 2017 results on May 4, before the ...
  33. Becton, Dickinson (BDX) Beats On Earnings & Revenues In Q2

    Based in New Jersey, Becton, Dickinson and Company BDX is a medical technology company engaged principally in the development, ...
  34. Motorola Solutions (MSI) Q1 Earnings: What's in the Cards?

    Motorola Solutions, Inc. MSI is scheduled to report first-quarter 2017 results on May 4, after market close. In the last ...
  35. Utility Stocks Q1 Earnings Reports on May 3: NI, LNT, ES

    We have already crossed the halfway mark of first-quarter 2017 earnings season, with nearly 58% or 288 members of the S&P ...
  36. Can PerkinElmer (PKI) Deliver a Beat this Earnings Season?

    Headquartered in Waltham, MA, PerkinElmer, Inc. PKI provides scientific instruments, consumables, and services to pharmaceutical, ...
  37. Merck (MRK) Beats on Earnings in Q1, Ups view

    New Jersey-based Merck & Co. Inc. MRK a global research-driven pharmaceutical products company. Well known products in ...
  38. Rent-A-Center (RCII) Beats on Q1 Earnings, Revenues Miss

    Rent-A-Center, Inc. RCII posted first-quarter 2017 adjusted earnings of 4 cents a share that beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate ...
  39. Fidelity National (FIS) Beats Q1 Earnings on Higher Revenues

    Have you been eager to see how Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. FIS performed in Q1 in comparison with the market ...
  40. Alliance Resource (ARLP) Beats on Q1 Earnings, Ups '17 View

    Alliance Resource Partners, L.P.’s ARLP first-quarter 2017 earnings of $1.10 per unit surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate ...
  41. ConocoPhillips (COP) Posts Q1 Loss, Revenues Beat

    Houston, TX-based ConocoPhillips (COP) is a major global exploration and production (E&P) company with operations and ...
  42. Hilton's (HLT) Q1 Earnings & Sales Beat Estimates

    Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. HLT is a leading global hospitality company and operates under a number of leading brands. ...
  43. Aetna (AET) Tops Q1 Earnings; Revenues Miss, Down Y/Y

    Aetna Inc. AET is one of the nation's leading diversified healthcare benefits companies. The company, with its strong business, ...
  44. Archer Daniels' (ADM) Q1 Earnings & Sales Miss Estimates

    Archer Daniels Midland Company ADM, a leading player in the global food processing industry, released first-quarter 2017 ...
  45. Altria Group (MO) Lags Q1 Earnings & Revenue Estimates

    Altria Group Inc. MO is one of the leading manufacturers of cigarettes and smokeless tobacco products in the U.S. Altria ...
  46. E-Commerce Stocks Q1 Earnings Due on May 3: IAC, GRPN & STMP

    The first-quarter earnings season has gathered pace, with results from 288 S&P 500 members or 63.8% of the index’s total ...
  47. Emerson (EMR) Q2 Earnings in Line, Guides Up

    Emerson Electric Co. EMR is a diversified global manufacturing and technology company. It offers a wide range of products ...
  48. Merck Eyes Key Cancer Drug Growth as Others Lose Patent Protection

    Merck & Co Inc on Tuesday reported better-than-expected profit in the first quarter as surprisingly strong demand for ...
  49. BlackRock Leads Q1 Fund Sales in Europe - Lipper

    Asset manager BlackRock led peers in Europe with fund sales of 22.1 billion euros ($24.11 billion) during the first-quarter, ...
  50. Noble's (NBL) Q1 Loss Narrower than Expected, Revenues Beat

    Noble Energy, Inc. NBL reported adjusted loss of 5 cents per share for the first quarter of 2017, narrower than the Zacks ...
  51. Avis Budget (CAR) Q1 Earnings: Will it Disappoint Again?

    Leading global car rental company, Avis Budget Group Inc. CAR is scheduled to report first-quarter 2017 results after the ...
  52. Occidental Petroleum (OXY) Q1 Earnings: What's in Store?

    Occidental Petroleum OXY is scheduled to report first-quarter 2017 results before the opening bell on May 4. Last quarter, ...
  53. America Movil (AMX) Q1 Earnings Beat, Revenues Rise Y/Y

    Mexican telecom behemoth America Movil S.A.B. AMX reported impressive financial results in the first quarter of 2017. Both ...
  54. Crane (CR) Boosts Operations with Westlock Controls Buyout

    Crane Co. CR recently announced that it acquired the assets of New Jersey-based Westlock Controls from Emerson Electric Co. ...
  55. What's in Store for Eversource Energy (ES) in Q1 Earnings?

    Eversource Energy ES is scheduled to report first-quarter 2017 results before the market opens on May 4. Last quarter, the ...
  56. What's in the Cards for Shake Shack (SHAK) in Q1 Earnings?

    Shake Shack Inc. SHAK is scheduled to report first-quarter 2017 numbers on May 4, after market close. Last quarter, Shake ...
  57. What Awaits Dunkin' Brands (DNKN) this Earnings Season?

    Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. DNKN is scheduled to report first-quarter 2017 numbers on May 4, before the opening bell. Last ...
  58. Edison International (EIX) Tops Q1 Earnings, Lags Revenues

    Edison International EIX reported first-quarter 2017 adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.10 from continuing operations ...
  59. Bear of the Day: Grainger (GWW)

    W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW) is struggling in its largest market. This Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) is one of the few industrial-focused ...
  60. Investing in Green Technology – the Future Is Now

    With global investing in green energy on the rise, there are abundant opportunities for environmentally responsible, financially ...
  61. Do Your Research When Using an Active Manager

    When it comes to using active managers for your portfolio, it pays to do your research.
  62. Don't Make These Closed-End Fund Mistakes

    Here are the three most common mistakes investors make when purchasing closed-end funds (CEFs).
  63. Investing Basics: What You Need to Know

    Understanding the basics of investing is essential to building a solid personal finance foundation.
  64. The Best Options Trading Advice: Don’t!

    This is why you should leave trading options to the pros.
  65. Oil & Gas Sector: Credit and Valuation Ratios

    Credit and valuation ratios play an important role in analyzing oil and gas companies.
  66. Why the S&P 500 Is Healthier Than It Looks (SPX)

    While some observers worry the advance of the S&P 500 is fragile, GS sees impressive market breadth.
  67. AMD Falls Flat of Expectations (AMD, SWKS)

    On May 1 AMD reported revenue of $984 million and an adjusted net loss per shares of $0.04 per share.
  68. Green Bonds: Fixed Returns to Fix The Planet

    Fixed-income investors are no longer left out of the green investing revolution.
  69. Lincoln National (LNC) Q1 Earnings: Is a Surprise in Store?

    Lincoln National Corp. LNC is scheduled to report first-quarter 2017 results on May 3, after market close. Last quarter, ...
  70. American International Group (AIG) Q1 Earnings: What's Up?

    American International Group, Inc. AIG is scheduled to report first-quarter 2017 results on May 3, after market close. Last ...
  71. Liberty House to Add 300 New UK Steel Jobs, Invest 20 Mln Pounds

    Liberty House, the industrial and commodities group that is buying up steel assets around the world, will add 300 UK jobs ...
  72. BP plc (BP) Beats Q1 Earnings & Revenue Estimates

    London, England-based BP plc BP is one of the world's major energy companies, providing its customers with fuel for transportation, ...
  73. Allianz-Backed Consortium to Buy Britain's Affinity Water

    A consortium that includes German insurer Allianz and HICL Infrastructure is to buy Affinity Water Ltd, the largest water-only ...
  74. Asian Currencies Rise as North Korea Concerns Ease

    Most Asian currencies climbed against the dollar on Tuesday as a slight easing in tensions over the Korean peninsula offset ...
  75. How Two Cutting Edge U.S. Nuclear Projects Bankrupted Westinghouse

    In 2012, construction of a Georgia nuclear power plant stalled for eight months as engineers waited for the right signatures ...
  76. Temasek, Yunfeng Lead $75 Mln Funding Into China Genomics Firm

    Jack Ma's private equity firm Yunfeng Capital and Singapore's Temasek have led a $75 million fund-raising round into genomics ...
  77. Piper Jaffray Starts Coverage on Beauty Companies

    Beginning with an overweight rating, the firm sees better-than-expected numbers this season.
  78. CVC Taps Former Sumitomo Executive as Japan President

    CVC Capital Partners said on Tuesday it has hired a former executive of Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group as president of Japan ...
  79. Nikkei Climbs to 6-Week High on Earnings Optimism

    Japan's Nikkei share average rose to six-week highs on Tuesday in a holiday-shortened week, getting a lift from robust earnings ...
  80. Taiwan Stocks Rise as TSMC, Hon Hai Jump; Index on Track to Hit 10,000-Mark

    Taiwan stocks rose on Tuesday, with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) leading heavyweights higher as sentiment ...
  81. Twitter Adds WNBA Games, News Shows, Concerts in Try for Live Viewers

    Twitter Inc is expanding its live broadcasting portfolio with 12 new offerings that include WNBA games, a 24-hour Bloomberg ...
  82. Credit Suisse Has Deployed 20 Robots Within Bank, Markets CEO Says

    Credit Suisse AG has deployed 20 robots within the bank, some of which are helping employees answer basic compliance questions, ...
  83. Morgan Stanley Lowers Commissions on ETFs, Stocks in Brokerage Accounts

    Morgan Stanley's wealth management business said on Monday it is lowering the commissions that brokers earn on stock trades, ...
  84. JPMorgan's Dimon Says Biggest Fear Is Bad Public Policy

    Jamie Dimon, the chief executive officer and chairman of JPMorgan Chase & Co, on Monday railed against what he called ...
  85. U.S. Regulators to Delve Into 'Too Big to Fail' Designation

    The heads of the U.S. financial regulators will meet next week to dive into the sensitive process of labeling companies "systemically ...
  86. Tenet Posts Smaller Loss; to Sell Hospitals to HCA

    Tenet Healthcare Corp, which reported a smaller-than-expected quarterly loss on Monday, said it would sell three of its Houston-based ...
  87. AMD's Revenue Rises 18.3 Pct, but Margin Forecast Disappoints

    Advanced Micro Devices Inc reported an 18.3 percent jump in quarterly revenue, largely in line with analysts' estimates, ...
  88. Discounted Cash Flow Analysis

    Find out how analysts determine the fair value of a company with this step-by-step tutorial and learn how to evaluate an ...
  89. 3 ETFs in Focus After Union Pacific's Q1 Beat

    Shares of Union Pacific UNP jumped 3.2% in pre-market trading on Thursday, April 27, 2017 after the company reported better-than-expected ...
  90. Radius Health (RDUS) Q1 Earnings: What's in Store?

    Radius Health, Inc. RDUS is scheduled to report first-quarter 2017 financial results on May 3. Radius’ shares underperformed ...
  91. What's in Store for Zoetis (ZTS) Stock This Earnings Season?

    Zoetis Inc. ZTS is scheduled to report first-quarter 2017 results on May 4 before the market opens. In fact, the company ...
  92. What to Expect from Endocyte (ECYT) Stock for Q1 Earnings?

    Endocyte, Inc ECYT is expected to report first-quarter 2017 results on May 3. In fact, the company has an impressive track ...
  93. Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) Q1 Earnings: What's in Store?

    Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. ICE will release first-quarter 2017 results on May 3, before the market opens. Last quarter, ...
  94. Can Canadian Natural Resources (CNQ) Q1 Earnings Surprise?

    Independent oil and gas explorer Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. CNQ is set to release its first-quarter 2017 results before ...
  95. Will Kraft Heinz (KHC) Disappoint Investors on Q1 Earnings?

    The Kraft Heinz Company KHC is scheduled to report first-quarter 2017 numbers on May 3, after the closing bell. Last quarter, ...
  96. Wells Fargo CEO Sees Benefits to Putting Employees Before Shareholders

    Wells Fargo & Co Chief Executive Officer Tim Sloan said recruiting and retention have improved dramatically in the wake ...
  97. Hollywood Writers Talks Resume as Strike Deadline Looms

    Hollywood writers and representatives of movie and television conglomerates on Monday resumed contract talks aimed at staving ...
  98. Bill McNabb: 'The ETF Market is Oversaturated'

    Vanguard CEO Bill McNabb on ETF oversaturation.
  99. India Small-Cap Equity ETF (SCIN) Hits New 52-Week High

    For investors looking for momentum, the Columbia India Small Cap ETF SCIN is probably on your radar now. The fund just hit ...
  100. Why Investors Are Doubling Down on Tech Stocks (GOOG, AMZN, BIIB)

    Fund managers may be taking big risks by doubling down on winning stocks and sectors
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