Earnings season thus far has been steady as she goes: A healthy amount of beats against dramatically lowered expectations, coupled with virtually no sales growth.
Dozens of company earnings are due on Tuesday, including Dupont, UPS, Lockheed Martin and AT&T, but none are as anticipated as Apple's.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers:
With 30 percent of the S&P 500 reporting, it's clear there is a trend developing. Revenues are in trouble. But earnings continue to grow.
It's make-or-break time for the first-quarter earnings season, and it comes just as the stock market is showing signs of strain.
Take a look at some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Wall Street's love affair with Apple is clearly waning as the stock swoons, but some Apple analysts are just waiting for new reasons to love the stock again.
While no storm is ever welcome, Sandy’s timing, along with the nor’easter Athena, couldn't be worse. With just two weeks to go until Black Friday unofficially kicks off the 2012 holiday season, retailers are awaiting final inventory shipments for the holidays.
*Seven major New York bridges closing; two tunnels closed. *Rail, container ports closed in New York, New Jersey. New York said it would close seven major bridges at 7 p.m. EDT on Monday, including the George Washington Bridge and the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge.
Take a look at some of Thursday's midday movers:
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open on Wall Street on Friday, with stocks set to stage a rebound after falling on Thursday's weak economic data.
Take a look at some of Friday’s morning movers:
Barring a spike in oil prices that is not accompanied by a growth in demand, the outlook on transportation stocks is generally positive, an analyst told CNBC.
Ryder System's earnings were driven by "positive momentum" in commercial freight shipments and an increasing need for the company's rental trucks, CEO Gregory Swienton told CNBC Tuesday.
Greg Swienton, Ryder System chairman & CEO, discusses how the company is managing to do well despite sluggish consumer confidence.
Sitting at an eight-month low, the S&P Industrials sector has officially entered correction mode, falling 12.5 percent from its April 29 high.
While inconsistent and bumpy, the U.S. economy is slowly showing signs of improvement, Ryder System CEO Gregory Swienton told CNBC Wednesday.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.