H & R Block Inc


  • H&R Block beats Street 1Q forecasts Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014 | 5:22 PM ET

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.— H&R Block Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $116.2 million in its fiscal first quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 41 cents per share. Analysts expected $129.4 million, according to Zacks.

  • Researchers hack Gmail app with 92% success rate Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 4:27 PM ET

    Three computer engineers say in a paper they can hack Gmail apps with a 92 percent success rate.

  • Apple’s got company: 14 more stocks at record highs Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    Apple touched a fresh high Wednesday along with a handful of other companies:

  • The AICPA said it brought its federal lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, seeking to block the IRS from moving ahead with its program. "The IRS should withdraw the new rule, consult with stakeholders, and use the tools and data already at its disposal to monitor unethical tax return preparers," Melancon said.

  • The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ruled in February that the IRS did not have the authority on its own to impose rules on up to 700,000 preparers who are not already licensed as attorneys, accountants or "enrolled agents." The IRS had to mothball its mandatory program and ask Congress for authority to reinstate it.

  • How Obamacare could hurt you at tax time Saturday, 14 Jun 2014 | 1:00 PM ET

    Some Americans who've enrolled in an Obamacare exchange plan with a government subsidy could find themselves on the hook to Uncle Sam next spring.

  • Ignore the calendar, it’s tax time: Cramer Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 6:38 PM ET

    Jim Cramer says this is a good time to talk taxes. Yes he knows it's June.

  • Midday movers: General Electric, Eli Lilly & More Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 1:02 PM ET
    NYSE EuroNext flag hangs outside the NYSE.

    Some of Wednesday's midday movers:

  • US STOCKS-Wall Street dips, but tech helps Nasdaq Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 12:55 PM ET

    *Micron, Amazon rise after analysts' comments. *World Bank cuts global 2014 outlook. Investors expressed caution after the surprising primary election defeat of Eric Cantor, the No. 2 Republican in the House of Representatives, by an upstart candidate from the Tea Party movement.

  • *World Bank cuts global 2014 outlook. In a cautious note, the World Bank late Tuesday cut its global economic growth forecast for 2014 to 2.8 percent from 3.2 percent due to the impact of the Ukraine crisis and a harsh U.S. winter.

  • S&P 500 aims at 2,000 as stocks keep on climbing Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 6:31 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks could continue their quiet march into record territory with few catalysts to force a change in direction before the Fed meets next week.

  • Squawking Quirky foot fetish & wealth inequality Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 2:00 PM ET

    Talking Squawk, the official "Squawk Box" blog, provides tidbits, insights, and some sarcastic reflections on the WEEK THAT WAS and the WEEK TO COME.

  • Your first trade for Wednesday Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 1:36 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • 3 firms unleashing big value: Cramer Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 6:29 PM ET

    Jim Cramer says 3 companies are actively unlocking serious value right now.

  • *JPMorgan falls, Wells Fargo flat after results. NEW YORK, April 11- U.S. stocks were set for a lower open on Friday after earnings from JP Morgan Chase, putting the S&P 500 on track to continue its selloff after suffering its biggest drop in two months.

  • *VIX, Wall Street's fear index, jumps 15 percent. NEW YORK, April 10- The Nasdaq suffered its biggest drop in two-and-a-half years on Thursday after another sharp selloff in biotech and momentum names, including Gilead Sciences and TripAdvisor, increasing investor anxiety about a broader pullback.

  • After-hours buzz: Zynga, H&R Block, Gap & More Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 4:59 PM ET
    Zynga headquarters in San Francisco

    A change in the executive suite at Zynga is among the headlines after the bell Thursday.

  • COLUMN-Tax nightmare: What if you can't pay the IRS? Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 11:06 AM ET

    NEW YORK, April 10- There are many tax-time nightmares, but here's one of the most common: You don't have the cash to pay what you owe on April 15.

  • WASHINGTON, April 8- The U.S. Internal Revenue Service asked Congress on Tuesday for legal authority to regulate thousands of unlicensed tax return preparers, but lawmakers were neutral on the idea.

  • Early movers: BIG, FL, GPS, HRB, F, GE, NOK & more Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 7:42 AM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.