GO
Loading...

Enter multiple symbols separated by commas

Indexes

More

  • Western Union beats Street 1Q forecasts Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 4:24 PM ET

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. _ Western Union Co. on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $203.9 million. The average estimate of 12 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 38 cents per share. Western Union shares have climbed 13 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has risen slightly more than 1...

  • NEW YORK— Stocks are closing lower after recouping some of an afternoon swoon. Harman International, Varian Medical Systems and Yelp all sank. U.S. oil gained $1.05 to $59.63 a barrel.

  • April 30- U.S. stocks sold off on Thursday, pushing the Nasdaq down for a fourth day, as Apple shares declined and earnings results in other tech and biotech names disappointed.

  • And that kind of colored the statement more hawkish for the Fed, "said Bucky Hellwig, senior vice president at BB&T Wealth Management in Birmingham, Alabama. The Nasdaq biotech index dropped 3.2 percent, led by a 3.9 percent fall in Celgene, which reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue. The company limited the availability of the Apple Watch after a key...

  • *Apple and Celgene weigh on Nasdaq, S&P 500. April 30- Wall Street was lower in midday trading on Thursday as Apple weighed on major indexes and investors digested a mixed batch of economic data. Apple fell as much as 2.5 percent to $125.45 and was the biggest drag on the Dow, S&P 500 and the Nasdaq.

  • Poor earnings send stocks lower; utilities, tech slump Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 12:03 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks are heading lower in midday trading, led by declines in utilities and technology companies. Harman International, which makes audio systems for cars, Varian Medical Systems and Celgene all dropped in midday trading Thursday after their revenue fell short of analysts' estimates. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 78 points, or 0.4 percent, to...

  • LONDON, April 30- Many global investors have been wrong-footed by a 7 percent surge in emerging market equities in April, as stellar gains in China lifted the benchmark index to its best monthly showing since early 2012.. Shares listed on China's mainland bourses have doubled in value since September, while the dollar-denominated MSCI China index has gained...

  • US STOCKS-Wall St opens lower as Apple, Celgene weigh Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 10:39 AM ET

    *Apple and Celgene weigh on Nasdaq, S&P 500. April 30- Wall Street opened lower on Thursday as Apple weighed on the major indexes and Celgene led a fall in biotech stocks, more than offsetting encouraging economic data. The company limited availability of the Apple Watch after a key component supplied by a Chinese company was found to be defective, according to the...

  • Poor batch of earnings send stocks lower in early trade Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 9:40 AM ET

    NEW YORK— A weak batch of earnings reports is sending the stock market slightly lower in early trading. Harman International, which makes audio systems for cars, Varian Medical Systems and Celgene all dropped in early trading Thursday after their revenue fell short of analysts' estimates. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 13 points, or 0.1 percent, to at...

  • April 30- U.S. stocks opened lower on Thursday as the disappointing economic growth hurt investors' sentiment for the second straight day, though new data showed jobless claims fell and consumer spending rose in March.

  • Celgene tops 1Q profit forecasts Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 7:51 AM ET

    SUMMIT, N.J. _ Celgene Corp. on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $718.9 million. The average estimate of 12 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.06 per share. Celgene shares have increased 1 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has climbed slightly more than 2 percent.

  • Coca-Cola Enterprises beats 1Q profit forecasts Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 7:48 AM ET

    ATLANTA— Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $96 million. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 41 cents per share. Coca-Cola Enterprises shares have climbed roughly 2 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has risen...

  • Pitney Bowes posts 1Q profit Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 7:27 AM ET

    STAMFORD, Conn. _ Pitney Bowes Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $85.2 million. Pitney Bowes expects full-year earnings in the range of $1.85 to $2 per share. Pitney Bowes shares have dropped 7.5 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has climbed slightly more than 2 percent.

  • Marsh & McLennan beats 1Q profit forecasts Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 7:21 AM ET

    NEW YORK _ Marsh& McLennan Cos. on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $482 million. The average estimate of 12 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 86 cents per share. Marsh& McLennan shares have decreased almost 1 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has climbed slightly more than 2...

  • Rockwell Automation beats 2Q profit forecasts Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 7:09 AM ET

    MILWAUKEE _ Rockwell Automation Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter profit of $206 million. The average estimate of 13 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.42 per share. Rockwell Automation shares have increased 1 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has climbed slightly...

  • *Glu Mobile shares jumped 21.3 percent to $6.55 after Chinese social networking company Tencent Holdings agreed to buy a 14.6 percent stake in the company. *Baidu shares dropped 4 percent to $210.10 a day after China's dominant Internet search engine posted its slowest quarterly revenue growth rate in almost seven years. *Earnings expected on Thursday...

  • NiSource beats 1Q profit forecasts Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 6:45 AM ET

    MERRILLVILLE, Ind. _ NiSource Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $268.4 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 82 cents per share. NiSource shares have climbed nearly 4 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has risen slightly more than 2...

  • The MSCI emerging market index has gained almost 8 percent since the start of April, getting a lift from a surge in Chinese stocks, though it was down 0.8 percent on the day. Investors' mood soured after first-quarter U.S. growth data came in much weaker than expected, compounding worries over a slowdown in China and on top of persistent jitters over Europe as Greece...

  • Air Products and Chemicals posts 2Q profit Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 6:09 AM ET

    ALLENTOWN, Pa. _ Air Products and Chemicals Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $290 million. Air Products and Chemicals expects full-year earnings to be $6.35 to $6.55 per share. Air Products and Chemicals shares have climbed slightly more than 5 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has climbed...

  • *Euro surges above $1.12 ahead of euro zone inflation. LONDON, April 30- World stock markets and the dollar remained in a sharp sell-off mode on Thursday, having been jolted sharply lower by weak U.S. growth data and cautious comments from the Federal Reserve. Jefferies' global equity strategist Sean Darby said markets were now having to readjust fast to the...