Brokerages expect Quidel Co. (NASDAQ:QDEL) to announce $1.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Four analysts have provided estimates for Quidel’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.91 and the highest is $1.15. Quidel reported earnings per sha
Aqua America (NYSE:WTR) updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.45-1.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.49.
Several research firms have recently weighed in on WTR. Macquarie set
Tencent (NASDAQOTH:TCEHY) is considered one of the safest and most well-diversified plays on China’s booming tech sector. It owns WeChat, the top mobile messaging app in China with over a billion monthly active users (MAUs); its gaming portfolio makes it the biggest video game publisher in the world; and it owns an expanding ecosystem of cloud and payment services.
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The holiday is over, and Washington is right where it was on Friday. Democrats want child healthcare and disaster relief as part of a spending bill, and Republicans don’t. A bipartisan child immigration deal was thrown down a hole, and another stopgap resolution may be needed. Meanwhile, cryptocurrencies are cratering....More>>>
The word “growth” is the central word in the phrase Dividend Growth Investing, yet DGI often gets a bad rap as a stodgy method of saving for retirement. I think this misperception arises from the fact that some proponents of the strategy (who may be more focused on income than returns) require a certain minimum yield threshold for their investments. This, in turn, screens many of the....More>>>
A big reason that Twitter (TWTR) is in turnaround mode was the move last year to increasingly focus on what the social site is good at and not try to be another social network. The focus on breaking news and live video has let the service shift the focus onto the influential aspect of the user base.
The stock continues to fight the recent weakness in the technology sector highlighting the....More>>>
We are reiterating our buy rating on Morgan Stanley (MS). Global bank valuations have improved substantially, reflecting prospects for reduced financial regulation, including the rollback of various Dodd-Frank rules and lower capital requirements, under the Trump administration, notes Stephen Biggar of Argus Research.
That said, we have not included the impact of specific regulatory....More>>>
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One of the most difficult aspects of trading is timing the market. Odds are if you have been in the market over the past nine years, most likely you made some money. This bull market began in March of 2009, and 24/7 Wall St. is looking back to see how some major blue chip stocks compared to the broad markets over this time.
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Royal Bank of Scotland Group (LON:RBS)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Jefferies Financial Group in a research note issued on Friday. They currently have a GBX 341 ($4.46) target price on the financial services provider’s stock. Je
Wall Street brokerages predict that First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) will post $803.50 million in sales for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Four analysts have issued estimates for First Solar’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $782.50 million to $828.50 million. First Solar reporte
Canton Hathaway LLC lowered its stake in shares of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) by 5.6% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 12,275 shares of the financial services provider’s sto
Cenovus Energy Inc (NYSE:CVE) (TSE:CVE) – Analysts at Cormark cut their Q1 2019 earnings estimates for Cenovus Energy in a note issued to investors on Thursday, February 14th. Cormark analyst A. Arif now expects that the oil and gas company will post earnings of $0.02 per share