11 companies in the S&P 500 have beaten earnings expectations by 10% or more in each of the past four calendar quarters. USA Today reports.» Read More
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Earnings season is shifting into high gear in the final week of January, with six Dow Jones components, and more than a fifth of the S&P 500 companies reporting.
TheStreet.com details brief earnings previews for five major property and casualty insurers.
Banks and financial institutions are leading the pack of borrowers that have rushed to the U.S. debt markets at the start of the year. The FT reports.
Cramer said trigger happy analysts are ignoring several things as they downgrade this group?
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
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"Fiscal cliff": Still no sign of market nervousness. No spike in the Volatility Index.
Neither Democrats nor Republicans are creating a win-win for the other in the "fiscal cliff" negotiations and the real deadline was months ago, Allstate CEO Thomas Wilson told CNBC's "Closing Bell" on Tuesday.
Allstate Chairman, President & CEO Thomas Wilson, discusses his take on the fiscal cliff negotiations, and the $1.1 billion costs his company faces after Hurricane Sandy.
Allstate managed to keep its losses from Hurricane Sandy to $1.075 billion, less than 5 percent of the company's capital and about what it earned in the third quarter of 2012.
Find out what Wall Street analysts had to say about Apple, Samsung, Lowe’s and Patterson in this CNBC.com StockBlog Roundup.
Power has been restored to nearly 80 percent of utility customers in the New York City area who were blacked out by Super Storm Sandy, but a nor’easter loomed and that could set back efforts to return to normal.
Find out what Wall Street analysts were saying about Allstate, Western Union, and dividend payers like General Mills and McDonald’s in this week’s CNBC.com StockBlog Roundup.
LONG BEACH, N.Y., Nov 3- Standing in the driveway next to the charred shell of his house on Long Beach, Long Island, with the hood open to his water-logged, brand-new 2012 Subaru Outback, Bill Long heard the words so many in the path of superstorm Sandy have been hoping to hear: ``I'll take care of that.''.
Nov 1- Disaster modeling company Eqecat now estimates that monster storm Sandy caused up to $20 billion in insured losses and $50 billion in economic losses in the United States, the company said on Thursday.
New Yorkers felt the rumble of subway trains for the first time in four days on Thursday but gasoline shortages persisted in the Northeast and emergency crews struggled to reach the worst-hit areas and restore power to millions of people.
Companies such as environmental cleanup specialist Clean Harbors Inc, building supply chains Home Depot Inc and Lowe's Cos Inc, building products makers Owens Corning and Beacon Roofing Supply Inc, and generator manufacturer Generac Holdings Inc surged in early trading on the assumption that the recovery from Sandy will take years and boost sales.
Oct 31- Home and auto insurer Allstate Corp reported a larger profit for the third quarter on a decline in disaster losses and improving margins, as its chief executive said storm Sandy would not materially affect results this quarter.
NEW YORK, Oct 31- The first piece of post-storm advice after a major weather event like Sandy is always to call your insurance company. But what if your phone isn't working or you don't have Internet service? State Farm says as of Tuesday evening, it had logged 6,000 homeowners policy claims, and 900 car claims.