Shares of Rogers Corp. (NYSE:ROG) gained 19.9% in April 2017, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence.
The company reported first-quarter results on April 26, sending share prices nearly 12% higher the next day. Rogers saw 27% year-over-year sales growth and 79% higher earnings, leaving analyst estimates far behind in both cases.
June 5, 2017: The S&P 500 closed slightly lower on the day, at 2,436.18. Separately the DJIA closed down 0.1% at 21,184.45. The Nasdaq also closed down 0.16% at 6,295.68.
Overall Monday was a relatively flat day for the broad markets. Despite crude oil sliding lower on the day, oil & gas stocks were relatively mixed, with the likes of Exxon actually posting a solid gain. Mega-cap....More>>>
After pausing briefly late last week, the bulls resumed a long-standing rally early Tuesday, carrying stocks deeper into new record-high territory. After the closing bell rang, the S&P 500 was at 2,365.38, up 0.60% and above a minor ceiling at 2,353 that had developed last week.
It could have been worse though — you could have owned Trevena Inc (NASDAQ:TRVN), Unilever plc (ADR)....More>>>
Starbucks Corp. (SBUX) performed 16 million more transactions during the second quarter than during the same period last year, but still managed to disappoint investors. Earnings per share have grown by 18% to 39 cents a share for a record Q2 $5 billion of revenue. However, net revenue fell short of the $5.03 billion Wall Street predicted. Last year the company earned 33 cents a share on revenue....More>>>
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks during an event at Carrier Corp. in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S., on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. Trump said he called the top executive of United Technologies Corp. shortly after his election and told him not to close a Carrier factory in Indianapolis that became a symbol of the Republican’s outsider campaign for the White House. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg
After a rally in the first half of 2016, Coach’s (NYSE:COH) stock price has witnessed a decline, to levels seen at the beginning of the year. The company’s closing price rose to a high of $43.46 on August 1, but has seen a steady decline thereafter, with fears of a poor year-end performance. While Coach isn’t alone in being out of favor in the retail industry, however, given its....More>>>
Beating Alzheimers is going to be a team sport. We now have our new quarterback. Referencing billionaire Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates announcement today to join the fight to cure Alzheimers, George Vradenburg, chairman, president and co-founder of UsAgainstAlzheimers - a movement bent on stop
Sales Trends A Bit Soft, But Nothing To Worry About
I have been a bit disappointed by Nordstroms (NYSE:JWN) recent results. Not because it was a bad quarter per se, but because it broke the sequence of constant overperformance compared to other peers in the
It's been a bad month for Pegasystems (NASDAQ: PEGA), with investors running for the exits after a huge top-line miss in Q3. For an enterprise software company, there's probably nothing worse. Pegasystems sold off from all-time highs near $65 and now trades nearly 20% lower, in the low $50s.
I have previously written some articles where I have tracked Tesla's (NASDAQ:TSLA) construction and purchases of property, plant, and equipment (P,P & E), as well as Tesla's payments for them. The reason Tesla does not have to pay for all its equipment up front was explained in