Stocks had their best week of the year and the upswing could continue into Thanksgiving week, usually a good one for the market.» Read More
GameStop says EA’s widely anticipated ‘Star Wars’ game is missing already-diminished expectations. But is the retailer missing something?
Thanksgiving: Opens 6 p.m. and stays open all night into Black Friday. Thanksgiving: Deals start at 6 p.m.. Thanksgiving: Opens 6 p.m. and closes 2 a.m. Friday.
Nov 23- Electronic Arts Inc has little to fear from retailer GameStop Corp's warning about weak sales for EA's just-released "Star Wars" title, with analysts agreeing it was too early to predict its success or failure. The videogame publisher's shares fell as much as 7 percent on Monday after GameStop said its sales of "Star Wars: Battlefront" were weaker than...
*Pfizer, Allergan drop after biggest-ever healthcare deal. Pfizer's shares were down 2.1 percent at $31.51, after the company said it would buy fellow drugmaker Allergan in a deal valued at about $160 billion, the biggest ever in the healthcare sector. Allergan fell 2.4 percent to $305.11.
*Allergan, Pfizer drop after biggest-ever healthcare deal. Pfizer's shares fell 3 percent to $31.20, after the company said it would buy Allergan in a deal valued at about $160 billion, the biggest ever in the healthcare sector. The two stocks were the biggest drags on the S&P 500, while Pfizer was the biggest drag on the Dow.
Nov 23- GameStop Corp, the world's largest retailer of video games and related products, reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit due to a fall in sales of new gaming software and hardware. Some popular videogame titles released in the quarter such as "Destiny: The Taken King," Microsoft Studios' "Halo 5: Guardians" and Ubisoft's "Assassin's Creed:...
*Allergan, Pfizer drop after biggest-ever healthcare deal. *Alcoa up on report of Elliott stake, boosts materials. Pfizer's shares fell 2 percent to $31.54, after the company said it would buy Allergan in a deal valued at about $160 billion, the biggest ever in the healthcare sector.
*Allergan, Pfizer drop after biggest ever healthcare deal. *Mallinckrodt up after posting higher sales. Nov 23- U.S. stock indexes were set to open little changed on Monday, coming off last week's strong gains, as investors head into Thanksgiving week.
Nov 23- GameStop Corp, the world's largest retailer of video games and related products, reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue, hurt by lower sales of new gaming software and hardware. Shares of Gamestop, which also reported a third-quarter profit below analysts' average estimate, fell 17.9 percent to $32.25 in premarket trading on Monday.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a flat to slightly higher open, amid a spike in oil prices and ahead of key data.
Nov 23- GameStop Corp, the world's largest retailer of video games and related products, reported a 3.6 percent fall in quarterly revenue, hurt by lower sales of new gaming software and hardware. Net income fell to $55.9 million in the third quarter ended Oct. 31, from $56.4 million a year earlier. On a per share basis, it made a profit of 53 cents, compared with 50 cents, as...
GRAPEVINE, Texas— Shares of GameStop slumped 14 percent after the video game retailer's third-quarter revenue and profit numbers were curbed by lower-than-expected sales of new software and hardware, and also some delayed store openings. GameStop reported net income of $55.9 million, or 53 cents a share, compared with $56.4 million, or 50 cents a share, last...
*Geopolitical security issues also weighed on investors' minds with a lockdown in Brussels continuing for a third day as police hunt for a suspected Islamist militant on the run since the Nov. 13 attacks in Paris. *Allergan's shares were down 2.4 percent at $305 in premarket trading, after agreeing to be bought by Pfizer in a deal valued at about $160 billion.
U.S. stock futures were under pressure this morning, after Wall Street posted its best week of the year.
Pfizer and Allergan slipped after announcing a deal to combine and create the largest drug company in the world. BIG DEAL: Pfizer, the maker of Viagra and Lipitor, plans to buy the Botox maker Allergan for about $155 billion, mostly in stock. Pfizer will also become based in Ireland as part of the deal, reducing its tax bill.
Jim Cramer says investors are in the homestretch! He shares his game plan for stocks he will be watching next week.
First, it's imperative that you know which game consoles your recipient owns— Sony's PlayStation 4, Microsoft's Xbox One or Nintendo's Wii U. Then you're ready to hit the stores. All of these picks are available at big-box retailers like Target and Best Buy or smaller game stores like GameStop. — "Rock Band 4" offers the full package— fake guitar/bass, drums and...
NEW YORK— The stock market slumped to its second-biggest weekly loss of the year Friday, breaking a streak of six consecutive weeks of gains. Fears that the holiday shopping season will be a dud tanked retail stocks. Retailers ranging from department stores to dollar stores plunged after Nordstrom posted disappointing third-quarter results, just as Macy's...
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Target, Best Buy, Toys R Us, Sears, Belk, Macy's, Staples and J.C. Penney also will be open on Thanksgiving Day.