Shares of cloud-based tax compliance solutions provider Avalara (NYSE:AVLR) jumped on Wednesday after the company reported its fourth-quarter results. A revenue beat and in-line earnings were enough to propel the stock about 16.3% higher by noon EST.
Teachers Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in Triumph Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:TBK) by 2.3% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 74,786 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after
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The biggest newspaper in the West, the Los Angeles Times, suddenly has a new publisher and a new editor in chief.
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Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) reported second fiscal quarter 2017 results after markets closed on Wednesday. The chipmaker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.34 and adjusted revenues of $6 billion. In the second quarter of 2016, Qualcomm reported EPS of $1.04 on revenues of $5.55 billion. The consensus analysts’ estimates called for EPS of $1.19 and $5.9 billion in revenue.
The Dow Jones today projected a 61-point decline as investors prepared for the president’s announcement on Iran. According to European diplomats, U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw the United States from the deal, despite the fact that rejecting the pact is likely to foster an international crisis.
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Stocks were little changed last week despite a sharp jump during Friday’s trading session following positive economic news. That boost, plus generally positive earnings reports from some of the market’s biggest players, still left both the Dow Jones Industrial Average(DJINDICES:^DJI) and the S&P 500 (SNPINDEX:^GSPC)just modestly lower so far in 2018.