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
Tenet Healthcare (NYSE:THC) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Wednesday.
According to Zacks, “Shares of Tenet Healthcare gained in a year’s time, outperforming its industry's growth. Moreover, it has witnessed its 2018 earnings estimates move upward over the past 30 days. Strategic....More>>>
Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) has always been a tough one for me. On the one hand, the company has been a great performer over the long-term, but it’s been stuck in a multi-year lull.
In a way, it sort of reminds me of Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS). I touched on this fact a few weeks ago with Disney, in that it was disappointing for recent investors but over the last five years or....More>>>
If there’s anyone who knows what it’s like to weather a crippling cyberattack, it’s former Sony CEO Michael Lynton.
Lynton helmed Sony Entertainment (SNE) when it was the target of a massive hack in December 2014. Hackers, who were linked to the North Korean government, crashed the company’s computer systems and leaked the studio’s films and emails containing....More>>>
DS Smith PLC (SMDS.LN) said Wednesday that it expects fiscal 2018 return on sales to be in line with that of the previous year, and overall trading to be in line with its expectations.
The supplier of recycled packaging for consumer goods expects return on sales for the second half of the year to be higher compared with the first half, driven by recent increases in paper prices and its strong....More>>>
We’ve noted before that for all the attention Macau gets, the real action for casinos these days is in Las Vegas. In a report issued today, Gabelli’s Adam Trivison touts the importance of Nevada for Boyd Gaming (BYD) and MGM Resorts International (MGM), which have large Nevada footprints, and for Wynn Resorts (WYNN) and Las Vegas Sands (LVS), which don’t:
A few weeks ago we discussed how you can make 12% annually, forever, from stocks. Now let’s apply those lessons to 2017, and highlight five that should do even better (17%+ returns) this year (and likely beyond).
Remember, projecting our returns from any given stock is simple. We simply add together the three ways it can pay us:
Safestore Holdings Plc (LON:SAFE)’s share price reached a new 52-week high during trading on Wednesday . The company traded as high as GBX 554 ($7.43) and last traded at GBX 554 ($7.43), with a volume of 525524 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 554 ($7.43).
Several equities analysts recently issued reports on the company. Peel Hunt restated a “hold” rating....More>>>
3 New Thoughts From the AXA US Individual Annuities Chief
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John Doak, the Oklahoma insurance commissioner, today gave members of a Senate panel advice that would please many health insurance agents and brokers: He called for the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions to investigate the....More>>>
ExxonMobil's (NYSE:XOM) turnaround is starting to bear fruit. That's welcome news after a long stretch of relatively weak operating performance. However, this is just the beginning for the integrated energy giant. Here's what is starting to go right for Exxon and why even-better days are ahead.<
ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) has worked hard to distinguish itself from other oil companies over the past few years by shifting its focus from growing production to increasing shareholder value. That led it on a path to shed high-cost assets so that it could slim down to a company that could thriv