Susan Byrne, founder and chairman of Westwood Holdings, is making a bet that eBay will likely issue a dividend following the spin off of PayPal.» Read More
NEW YORK, Feb 19- Diversified U.S. manufacturer Emerson Electric Co is "moving to being more of a buyer"- after shedding businesses worth $3.5 billion in recent years- and would consider multi-billion-dollar acquisitions, the company's president said on Thursday. Emerson is still exploring $500 million to $1 billion worth of divestitures to focus the business,...
BERLIN/ LONDON, Feb 16- Europe's airlines are racing to add Wi-Fi to their planes, eager to attract Internet-hungry customers in a cut-throat short-haul market and potentially add millions of dollars of revenue through entertainment, services and advertising. In Europe, adoption of a ground-to-air service such as that in the United States, is harder due to the...
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DETROIT, Feb 4- General Motors Co will consider returning more cash to shareholders later this year, on top of a planned 20- percent dividend increase announced Wednesday, the company's chief financial officer told Reuters. He added GM prefers to carry the high end of its targeted cash range of $20 billion to $25 billion until then. Stevens said the planned...
DETROIT, Feb 4- General Motors Co said on Wednesday it plans to raise its dividend by 20 percent, a move that comes as investors are calling on the auto giant to give them a bigger slice of the company's mounting pile of cash. He added GM prefers to carry the high end of its targeted cash range of $20 billion to $25 billion until then. "GM shouldn't hoard cash if it cannot...
In more than 30 years around Wall Street, “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer has seen a lot, but not this.
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Next week marks the most important earnings week of the year, and Jim Cramer thinks a few companies will surprise investors.
Stocks wobbled Friday, a day after the ECB unfurled a large asset-purchase program.
*4th- qtr earnings/share $1.43 vs est. Jan 23- Honeywell International Inc reported a slightly better-than-expected quarterly profit, as an improving U.S. economy helped boost sales at the company's division that makes sensors, safety systems and airconditioning equipment. Honeywell shares rose as much as 4.6 percent to a record $103.92 on the New York Stock...
GE posted a rise in profit, helped by its units selling power-generating turbines and jet engines, although sales in its oil and gas unit slumped.
Some of Friday's midday movers:
Jan 23- General Electric Co reported a 9 percent rise in quarterly industrial profit on Friday as its businesses that sell power-generating turbines and jet engines helped offset weak sales in its oil and gas unit. "It's going to be an albatross... as long as energy prices stay low," said Tim Ghriskey, chief investment officer of Solaris Asset Management.
Stocks have been off to a rocky start, but that is now starting to change as we enter the heart of earnings season.
Honeywell reported better-than-expected profit, on higher sales at its division that makes sensors, safety systems and air conditioning equipment.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a higher open after the ECB detailed plans of a larger-than-expected bond-buying program Thursday.