HATTIESBURG, Miss. _ The First Bancshares Inc. on Monday reported third-quarter net income of $2.2 million. The First Bancshares shares have increased 16 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: The First Bancshares, Earnings Report.
As earnings kick off, "Fast Money" traders looked at JPMorgan Chase, Delta Air Lines and other stocks that could pop after results.
Monday was quiet, but as corporate earnings reporting ramps up, here's what to keep your eye on.
The "Fast Money" traders give their final thoughts of the day.
Even in a rough earnings season, some segments like consumer discretionary and biotech could be strong picks, experts said.
Ryder System cuts third quarter full year EPS guidance, reports CNBC's Morgan Brennan.
*EMC shares rise after Dell offer. The Dow rose for a seventh straight session, led by gains in UnitedHealth Group, which rose 2.7 percent at $122.51. This week brings results from some top U.S. banks, among other companies, and investors are eyeing a projected 4.8 percent year-over-year decline in third-quarter S&P 500 earnings, according to Thomson Reuters data.
The semiconductors sector may be nearly 8 percent lower this year, but a bright spot for investors in this space could be Intel.
What to expect this quarter from big names like JP Morgan, Netflix, and Intel with Lindsey Bell, S&P Capital, and Patrick Williams, Vetr CEO.
*EMC shares rise after Dell offer. Oct 12- Gains in utility stocks offset a retreat in energy shares on Monday, leaving U.S. stocks near flat as investors remained nervous about third-quarter corporate results. Trading in equities was also affected by the closing of the bond market, banks and the government, including the Securities and Exchange Commission, for...
*EMC shares rise after Dell offer; VMware falls. Trading in equities was also affected by the closure of the bond market, banks and the government, including Securities and Exchange Commission, for the Columbus Day holiday. JPMorgan reports on Tuesday, with Goldman Sachs, Bank of America, Wells Fargo and Citigroup posting results through the week.
*EMC shares rise after Dell offer. Health stocks were down after Eli Lilly said it was scrapping an experimental heart drug and taking a related charge in the fourth quarter. EMC's shares were up 2.6 percent at $28.60 after Dell said it would buy the data storage company in a $67 billion deal.
Oct 12- Wall Street was little changed at the open on Monday as investors braced for a busy week of quarterly results from major U.S. banks and several Dow 30 companies.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
*The Fed is still likely to raise interest rates this year, unless global economic conditions push the U.S. economy off course, Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said on Sunday. *Quarterly reports for the financials sector will be in focus this week, with JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs, Bank of America, Wells Fargo and Citigroup reporting results. *S&P 500 companies are now...
Dick Bove, Rafferty Capital, provides a preview of this week's earnings for both regional and big banks.
LISLE, Ill. _ SunCoke Energy Inc. on Monday reported a loss of $23.5 million in its third quarter. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 3 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.
Michael W. Gurka, founder and president at BruinHill Partners, discusses U.S. earnings and market activity ahead of the U.S. Open on October 12th 2015.
Brian Reynolds, chief market strategist at New Albion Partners, gives his expectations on the upcoming U.S. earnings season.
Dodge Dorland, chairman and chief investment officer at Landor & Fuest Capital Managers, outlines his expectations for the U.S. financial plays amid the release of corporate report cards this week.