Pedro Parente, lauded for turning around Brazil’s state-oil giant Petrobras SA, agreed to become chairman of struggling food conglomerate BRF SA, a breakthrough that may end several weeks of fighting among shareholders over who will sit on its board.
Investors following NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) already know that the company is a clear leader in the graphics processing unit (GPU) space as it holds more than 70% of the discrete desktop GPU market share right now.
NVIDIA earns about 62% of its total revenue from sales of GPUs in its gaming segment, but the company isn’t satisfied with just kicking up its feet and reaping the....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>>>
24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of a few major companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this coming week. The third-quarter earnings reporting season has just kicked off and the broad markets are near all-time highs. They could look to keep pushing higher with the recent rally in the tech sector, and a strong earnings showing from these stocks could to keep this rally going.
The Q4 2016earnings report for small cap prepaid payment network and card stock Blackhawk Network Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: HAWK) is scheduled forafter the marketcloses on Wednesday (February 15th). In the past, Blackhawk Network Holdingshas citedtheregulatory-mandated introduction of EMV chips for card issuers and store processors as a hazard for its current business model.
Doug Hughes focuses on lesser-known, small cap regional banks; the editor of Bank Newsletter looks for banks that operate in attractive regional markets, often ones that would be attractive acquisition targets.
AvidBank Holdings (AVBH) has the fastest growth of any bank out there and yet is still one of the safest with almost no bad loans, and a great, great market area in Palo Alto,....More>>>
Last March, I recommended American Airlines (AAL), opining that it was just too cheap to ignore. Through last night, it had returned 23% to the S&P 500′s 15%. But American Airlines is getting hammered today after releasing earnings this morning.
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What’s going on? Its earnings weren’t great–itreported an adjusted profit....More>>>
So your phone has broken, or maybe it was stolen, and you want a replacement phablet – that’s a large phone with a screen bigger than 5.5″ – and you want it now. Bad news: your first choice won’t happen. Not your second either.
Maybe the cause is the self-igniting Samsung Note 7 – which had been....More>>>
If the U.S. imposes new, more targeted, tariffs on China, retaliation from the country seems almost inevitable, says Dankse Bank chief analyst Allan von Mehren. And theres a number of different ways the response could unfold.
Some areas of trade are uniquely politically important to Pres
European stocks fell Tuesday, declining alongside U.S. stocks as Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powells upbeat assessment of the U.S. economy underscored concerns that the central bank will ramp up its pace of raising borrowing rates.
Also in focus Tuesday was the unfolding battle to c