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The threat of disruption in the U.S. brick-and-mortar retail sector is still very real, but Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT) has put itself in a position to participate in the disruption rather than fall victim to it. On Thursday morning, Goldman Sachs analyst Matthew Fassler upgraded Walmart stock from “neutral” to “buy” and said personal tax reform and…
While most investors will be watching income and revenue numbers this earnings season, Netflix, Inc. (Nasdaq: NFLX) shareholders know better. Netflix’s long-term growth is all about subscriber count, and GBH Insights head of technology research Daniel Ives says Netflix will top subscriber growth expectations by more than 11 percent when it reports fourth-quarter earnings Jan. 22.
General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) is flirting with new multi-year lows as investors now have less clarity than ever about where the company is headed next.
Wednesday marks the 62nd anniversary of the Ford Motor Co (NYSE: F) initial public offering in 1956, but investors are in no mood to celebrate after the company released disappointing guidance after the market closed Tuesday.
Since the release of the iPhone 8 in September and the iPhone X in November, Apple Inc.(Nasdaq: AAPL) investors have gotten a nonstop stream of mixed headlines and data points concerning the strength of the current iPhone cycle. On Wednesday, Apple investors got more mixed iPhone news from Wall Street when a pair of analysts expressed opposing…
Under Armour Inc (NYSE: UA, UAA) investors may be running out of patience with the struggling company, but the stock tumbled 8.6 percent Tuesday on concerns Under Armour may be running out of money. According to Macquarie Capital analyst Laurent Vasilescu, Under Armour’s deteriorating financial situation may soon force the company to raise capital.
Even after Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE: BABA) stock nearly doubled in 2017, analysts see no signs the company’s incredible performance will slow down. In fact, Jefferies analyst Karen Chan says Alibaba’s combination of cloud services growth, e-commerce growth and international expansion will have Alibaba stock outperforming the market for years to come.
UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE: UNH) stock jumped 2.4 percent Tuesday after the company doubled its profit in the fourth quarter. Earnings were boosted by a one-time tax benefit, but revenue also topped Wall Street expectations.
After a disastrous 2017 for General Electric Company (NYSE: GE), investors hit their first 2018 bump in the road on Tuesday when the company announced it will take a $6.2 billion charge on its fourth-quarter earnings. The charges stem from an ongoing internal review of GE Capital, GE’s financial services subsidiary.