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U.S. stock futures were lower this morning, following strong gains Thursday that put Wall Street on track for its third straight winning week.
Oct 15- Mattel Inc reported quarterly revenue and profit that missed analysts' estimates as sales of Barbie dolls fell again and a strong dollar ate into revenue from overseas markets. Mattel, which is in the middle of a turnaround plan, has been struggling to revive sales of Barbie, as young girls increasingly prefer interactive electronic toys and tablets.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Thursday: Mattel, Yum, Schlumberger & more.
Oct 15- Mattel Inc reported lower-than-expected quarterly net sales, highlighting the toy maker's challenges in boosting sales of its Barbie dolls. Mattel's international business revenue represented 46 percent of worldwide consolidated gross sales in 2014.. The company's net income fell to $223.8 million, or 66 cents per share, in the third quarter ended...
U.S. stocks closed more than 1 percent higher as financial stocks rallied and mostly soft economic data supported the case for a rate hike delay.
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*Nike up after strong outlook. Oct 15- U.S. stocks looked set to snap a two-day losing streak on Thursday after Citigroup led a recovery in financial stocks and investors absorbed mixed economic data. At 12:11 p.m. ET, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 43.82 points, or 0.26 percent, at 16,968.57, the S&P 500 was up 6.76 points, or 0.34 percent, at 2,001 and the...
*Goldman down, Citi up after results. Oct 15- Wall Street was higher on Thursday, boosted by a strong recovery in financial stocks after better-than-expected results from Citigroup and largely positive U.S. economic data. "points to not only the importance of earnings season and going beyond the reported numbers but, perhaps even more important, is the outlook and...
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open, following global stocks higher on hopes that recent softness in data will push out a rate hike.
U.S. stock futures were higher this morning, despite Dow stock Goldman Sachs missing estimates on earnings and revenue.
*Citigroup and Goldman Sachs report before the bell on Thursday, rounding off major bank earnings this week. *Goldman Sachs shares were up 1.1 percent at $181.57 premarket, while Citigroup inched up 0.6 percent. *Charles Schwab also reports before the bell, while Schlumberger, Mattel and Advanced Micro Devices report after the close.
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