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Aetna 1Q Earnings Beat as Demand for Government Plans Rises

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 6:46am
Aetna, which is in the process of buying rival Humana, reported first-quarter operating earnings that topped analysts' estimates as the health insurer added more members to its government plans.
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Time Warner Cable Earnings Beat Views As Customer Base Grows

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 6:37am
Time Warner Cable Inc. posted first-quarter earnings ahead of expectations on Thursday, driven by what the company called "robust" customer growth.
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Sanofi Launches $9.3B Fight for U.S. Cancer Firm Medivation

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 6:22am
French drugmaker Sanofi went public with a $9.3 billion offer to buy Medivation on Thursday, setting up what could be a lengthy takeover fight after the U.S. cancer firm rebuffed its approaches.
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2 Chipmaker Buyouts Which Could Happen Soon

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 6:19am
Many big chipmaker buyouts have occurred over the past year, but the wave of market consolidation probably won't end anytime soon, since major chipmakers still must expand their portfolios or bolster their manufacturing capabilities to stay competitive.
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Time Warner Cable 1Q Revenue Rises 7.2%

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 6:16am
Time Warner Cable, which is being bought by Charter Communications, reported a 7.2 percent rise in revenue as it added more high speed data customers.
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U.S. Crude Price Steady Above $45 Per Barrel

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 6:11am
Oil futures steadied after setting a 2016 high on Thursday as traders locked in profits, though analysts said supply disruptions, strong investor appetite and a weakening dollar could push prices higher soon.
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VW CEO Sees Solid 2016 Growth Despite Crisis

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 5:32am
Volkswagen has a chance of posting solid growth in its operating business this year even as it grapples with its diesel emissions scandal and a strategic repositioning, Chief Executive Matthias Mueller said.
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Weak Consumer Spending, Trade Seen Hurting U.S. 1Q Growth

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 4:10am
U.S. economic growth likely stalled in the first quarter as domestic demand cooled and a strong dollar continued to undercut exports, but a pick-up in activity is anticipated given a buoyant labor market.
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Sony Reports Biggest FY Profit in 8 Years

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 3:51am
Japanese electronics maker Sony on Thursday reported its biggest annual operating profit since fiscal 2007 due to cost cuts in its struggling smartphone business and brisk demand for PlayStation 4 videogames.
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China Shares Fall as Resources Firms Take Beating

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 3:45am
China stocks dropped on Thursday, led by resource shares, as commodity prices fell in response to fresh regulatory trading curbs, hitting already fragile investor confidence.
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Yen Soars, Stocks Slump as Bank of Japan Holds Policy

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 3:32am
The Bank of Japan held off on expanding monetary stimulus on Thursday, even as global headwinds, a strong yen and soft consumption threatened to derail a fragile economic recovery.
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Palo Alto Networks: data security innovator

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 12:05am
Corporate demand for data security is rising
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Apple Inc. and Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. Dive as Stocks Rise

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 10:40pm
Weighed down by several weak earnings reports, the stock market was flat for most of Wednesday's trading session.
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Intel Corp.'s Pending Job Cuts Are Harsh, but Necessary

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 10:03pm
If after-hours trading was anything to go by, the initial reaction of investors, following Intel 's first quarter earnings release on April 19, was not good.
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ATMs and Acquisitions Fuel Euronet Worldwide's Earnings

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 10:01pm
Image detail from Euronet Worldwide's most recent annual report.
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Facebook, Inc.'s Monster Quarter in 10 Metrics

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 9:33pm
If Facebook holds its after-hours gain, the stock will open tomorrow at an all-time of about $119, representing a gain of about 9% compared with where it was trading on Wednesday.
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Higher Trading Activity Lifts Nasdaq OMX Earnings

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 8:48pm
Image source: Nasdaq OMX.
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Retail Opportunity Investments Corp. Raises the Bar

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 8:40pm
One of Retail Opportunity Investments' 75 grocery-anchored shopping centers.
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Why Apple, Inc. Stock Fell -- And Why You Shouldn't Sell

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 8:35pm
Apple stock was hit hard on Wednesday following the company's second fiscal quarter earnings release.
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Apple, Inc.'s Buyback Program Is Cooling Off

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 8:30pm
Marketing chief Phil Schiller introducing the 9.7-inch iPad Pro.
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