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Stocks in the News: Archive

Benjamin Rains

Why IBM Stock Is Soaring Despite Slumping Revenue

IBM's shares climbed over 9.5% on Wednesday, one day after the company reported third-quarter earnings that topped expectations, as investors hope that its new business segments might finally help turn around the lagging giant.

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Benjamin Rains

IBM (IBM) Stock Pops On Q3 Cloud Revenue Growth

International Business Machines (IBM) just released its third-quarter 2017 financial results, posting earnings of $3.30 per share and revenues of $19.15 billion.

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Ryan McQueeney

After Netflix's Mixed Q3 Earnings, Should You Sell Your FANG Stocks?

After a mixed third-quarter earnings release Monday, shares of Netflix fell more than 1.7% on Tuesday. Despite solid subscriber growth, investors were unimpressed with several other key figures from the report, which has cast a cloud of uncertainty over the tech sector--especially the notorious "FANG" stocks.

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Benjamin Rains

Here's Why Facebook (FB) Stock Just Touched An All-Time High

Shares of Facebook (FB) hit a new all-time high on Tuesday after it was announced that the social network giant will partner with Intel (INTC) to help the firm with its new artificial intelligence chip.

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Madeleine Johnson

Overstock.com (OSTK) Stock is Surging Today: Here's Why

On Tuesday, shares of e-commerce company Overtsock.com (OSTK) are popping, up about 15% in afternoon trading. The stock, having hit a new 52-week-high today of $34.60 per share, is still feeling the positive effects of a new investment from short-seller Marc Cohodes.

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Benjamin Rains

Food Industry Staples: 3 Stocks to Buy Now

While some investors might want to look for the next hot sector or up-and-coming industry to dive into, sometimes investing in more everyday industries can prove just as beneficial and profitable.

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Madeleine Johnson

Who Are Uber's Biggest Competitors?

Uber Technologies, the massive, omnipresent ride-sharing company, has dominated the industry since its inception in 2009. But if you're looking to leave controversy-plagued Uber behind--and recently, a lot of people did--and you still want the luxury of on-demand rides, there are increasingly popular alternatives for you.

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Ryan McQueeney

Should You Buy PayPal (PYPL) Stock Ahead of Earnings?

One of this week's marquee tech earnings reports will be that of PayPal (PYPL). Heading into its report date, PayPal rests just $2 per share below its all-time high. But is the stock a strong earnings play, or is it best to sit this report out? Let's take a closer look!

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Benjamin Rains

Strong Spirit Airlines Guidance Lifts Airline Stocks

Shares of Spirit Airlines (SAVE) surged on Tuesday after the company announced in a SEC filing that it raised its third-quarter revenue per available seat mile guidance.

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Ryan McQueeney

Here's How Much Netflix Is Paying For Its Subscriber Growth

Hit shows like House of Cards and Stranger Things have led to consistent subscriber growth for Netflix, but its membership adds come at a cost.

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Benjamin Rains

Goldman Sachs vs. Morgan Stanley: Which Earnings Report Will Be Best?

Investment banking powers Goldman Sachs (GS) and Morgan Stanley (MS) are set to report their third-quarter earnings tomorrow, in the face of somewhat uncertain times for the financial sector.

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Madeleine Johnson

Netflix Misses Q3 Earnings, Global Memberships Up 49%

Netflix Inc. (NFLX) just released its third quarter fiscal 2017 earnings results, posting earnings of 29 cents per share and revenue of $2.99 billion.

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Ryan McQueeney

Netflix Crushes Q3 U.S. and International Streaming Subscriber Estimates

Netflix's actual reported total of 109.25 million streaming subscribers was well ahead of our estimate of 108.41 million streaming subscribers worldwide.

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Ryan McQueeney

3 Casino Stocks to Buy Now

Gambling stocks are always among the most popular on Wall Street, and luckily for investors, casino stocks have been hot throughout 2017. Check out these casino stocks to buy today!

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Benjamin Rains

Why Did Nordstrom (JWN) Stock Sink Today?

Shares of Nordstrom (JWN) sunk on Monday after the department store chain announced that its plan to go private has been put on hold until after the holiday season, at the earliest.

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Madeleine Johnson

After Years of Decline, Ruby Tuesday is Being Acquired By NRD Capital

On Monday, restaurant chain Ruby Tuesday (RT) announced that it will be acquired by private-equity firm NRD Capital for $2.40 per share in cash, representing a total enterprise value of about $335 million.

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Ryan McQueeney

Here's Why Sears Holdings (SHLD) Stock Is Slipping Again

Shares of Sears Holdings (SHLD) were down more than 9% in morning trading Monday after the struggling retail company announced that a key investor is leaving its board of directors.

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Chipotle (CMG) Stock Gains on Facebook Food Ordering Partnership

Shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) popped more than 2% on Friday morning after it was revealed that the company was one of several restaurants partnering with Facebook (FB) on the social media site's new food ordering service.

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Ryan McQueeney

Upcoming Earnings Reports to Watch: NFLX, IBM, UAL, PYPL

We looked ahead to next week and selected the biggest reports to watch. Make sure to keep an eye on these companies as they prepare to report during the week of October 16!

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Madeleine Johnson

Your Complete Guide to Everything Owned by Comcast

Founded in 1963 and headquartered in Philadelphia, Comcast has created a media empire over the years due to smart acquisitions and media asset-building. Let's take a look at what the media and entertainment conglomerate owns and operates.

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Ryan McQueeney

Why Did Snap Inc. Stock Gain Today?

Shares of Snap Inc. (SNAP) gained more than 5% in morning trading Thursday after the social media company, which has struggled to garner any positive momentum since its IPO earlier this year, received two favorable analyst reports.

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Madeleine Johnson

J. Jill Stock Plunges 50% on Slashed Q3 Guidance

On Thursday, shares of women's apparel retailer J. Jill Inc. (JILL) are plunging today, down over 50% to $4.86 per share in morning trading on the heels of the company's recent updates to its third quarter fiscal 2017 guidance.

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Ryan McQueeney

Amazon's Grocery and Personal Care Sales Soar 80% in Key Markets

E-commerce behemoth Amazon (AMZN) witnessed remarkable quarterly growth in the sale of consumables--including grocery, health, and personal care items--in several key markets, according to a new report from research firm One Click Retail.

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Ryan McQueeney

3 Industries To Thank For Nvidia's Record Stock Price

Nvidia (NVDA) has gained more than 74% year-to-date, and the red-hot graphics chip manufacturer has easily emerged as one of Wall Street's most popular stocks. Want to know why? Here are the three industries to thank for Nvidia's meteoric rise.

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Ryan McQueeney

Netflix (NFLX) Q3 Earnings Preview: Here's What To Expect

Netflix (NFLX) is slated to report its third-quarter earnings results after the closing bell on Monday, October 16. By using our Zacks Consensus Estimates, as well as our exclusive non-financial metrics file, we've found three important things to note ahead of Netflix's report!

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