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Jim Cramer is going crazy from the inconsistency of the American consumer and makes a call on what Amazon’s earnings could reflect.
Wall Street — and the stock market — may now be comfortable with the idea of a Hillary Clinton victory, but her policies could be negative for many companies.
U.S. stocks closed mixed Wednesday after the Fed left rates unchanged. Gains in shares of Apple offset declines in Coca-Cola after their earnings reports.
The punchline: Comcast and its rivals say it's no joke. Comcast, for instance, is trying to demystify the wait for the cable guy via a new map-based app customers can use to track its techs in real time. Just ask Johann Bilsborough, a 43- year-old in suburban Boston, who tapped it open while waiting for his installation appointment.
Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman and CEO, discusses his company's earnings beat and plans for growth.
U.S stock-index futures rose on Wednesday, as European and Japanese stocks gained in early trade ahead of policy announcements from the U.S. Federal Reserve and the Bank of Japan.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
NEW YORK— Comcast's second-quarter profit slipped because of fewer movie hits from its NBCUniversal film-and-TV arm, but it posted big gains in internet customers and its smallest video losses for a second quarter in at least a decade. While the number of traditional TV customers overall have been slipping— down about 2 million customers over the past three...
Comcast posted its best second quarter internet results in eight years while boosting revenue per cable customer by 3 percent, reports the "Squawk Box" crew.
Verizon's Yahoo purchase and growth in wireless gives it more consumer behavioral data. It can be used to created targeted ads.
NEW YORK— Viewers chose cable news over broadcast TV for coverage of the Republican National Convention last week, with the Nielsen Top 20 claiming eight cable programs focused on the GOP confab. And it was second among all networks, cable or broadcast, behind only by NBC. Among the networks overall, NBC led with a prime-time average of 5.1 million viewers, for what...
LOS ANGELES— "Star Trek Beyond" easily topped the domestic box office in its first weekend in theaters with $59.3 million, but the real winner was "Lights Out," which cost Warner Bros. Sony's "Ghostbusters" reboot fell to fifth place with $21 million in its second weekend, bringing its domestic total to $86.3 million. 3. "Lights Out," Warner Bros., $21,688,103, 2,818...
Lindsey Bell, S&P Global Market Intelligence, provides a preview of this week's earnings, including names like Facebook, Apple and CNBC parent company Comcast.
Paramount's latest outing with the Starship Enterprise soared to $59.6 million in domestic ticket sales, according to studio estimates Sunday, knocking Universal's "The Secret Life of Pets" from the No. 1 spot. "Pets" fell to second place, adding an additional $29.3 million to its stellar $260 million earnings over the past three weeks. This latest film opened $20...
Studios and brands are trying to break through the Comic-Con clutter by using high-tech augmented and virtual reality.
Jim Cramer says speculation could be good for a portfolio, but what matters is how it is executed.
The final week of July is guaranteed to be one of the busiest of summer. The coming week is packed with potential market movers.
BERLIN— Germany's Ifo institute releases its monthly business confidence index, a key indicator for Europe's biggest economy. WASHINGTON— Standard& Poor's releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for May, 9 a.m.; The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for July, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases new home sales for June, 10 a.m.;...
Roger Ailes, who sources say is facing ouster at Fox News because of sexual harassment allegations, pushed the cable news industry into new realms.
The Republican Party is headed for a split, says former NBCUniversal chief Bob Wright, a supporter of Donald Trump.