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*Hillary Clinton to propose raising capital gains tax- report. July 24- Wall Street was lower in late morning trading on Friday for the fourth straight day after a mixed bag of earnings from big companies and the downward spiral of commodities. Adding to the day's pressure, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will propose nearly doubling the U.S....
Starbucks' latest earnings report shows the coffee giant's true master plan, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
Metal prices hit multi-year lows as weaker-than-expected data from China and the euro zone raised concerns about global growth while oil prices neared four-month lows. Amazon.com shares jumped as much as 20.4 percent to a record high of $580.57, a day after the online retailer posted an unexpected quarterly profit. Starbucks rose 3.4 percent to $58.47 after...
July 24- Wall Street was set to open slightly lower on Friday with major indexes poised to end the week lower amid a mixed bag of earnings from big companies and the downward spiral of commodity prices. Amazon.com shares jumped 21.5 percent to $585.64 in premarket trading, a day after the online retailer posted an unexpected quarterly profit.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
July 24- U.S. stock index futures were higher on Friday after three straight days of losses as Amazon, Visa and Starbucks beat expectations. *Starbucks rose 4.3 percent to $59 after the world's biggest coffee chain reported a higher quarterly profit. *Second-quarter S&P 500 earnings have been mixed, with 75 percent of companies so far beating analysts' profit...
July 23- Starbucks Corp reported higher quarterly profit on Thursday as new food, drinks and technology helped the world's biggest coffee chain attract more customers. Sales at Starbucks shops open at least 13 months were up 7 percent globally in the latest quarter, with an estimated 23 million more customer transactions than in the year-earlier quarter as...
Jim Cramer thinks that Amazon’s earnings are going to leave this group of investors speechless.
Jim Cramer speaks to the COO of Starbucks after a phenomenal quarter in earnings.
"Fast Money" traders looked at how to trade Amazon.com and Starbucks after their stocks popped on strong earnings reports.
Stocks could get a boost Friday from Amazon's strong earnings report, which comes as some key companies are clearly stumbling over the already lowered bar for earnings.
The "Fast Money" traders give their 'final grades' to the companies reporting earnings after the market close.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Thursday: Amazon, Pandora, Visa & more.
The company also announced on Thursday that it would be repurchasing another 50 million shares as part of its buyback program.
July 23- Starbucks Corp reported higher quarterly profit on Thursday, as new drinks like the "flat white" and food such as breakfast sandwiches and bistro boxes helped heat up sales in its dominant Americas region. Sales at Starbucks shops open at least 13 months jumped 8 percent in the U.S.-dominated Americas unit for the fiscal third quarter ended June 28.
July 23- Starbucks Corp reported higher quarterly profit on Thursday, as cafe sales heated up in its U.S.-dominated Americas region. Sales at Starbucks shops open at least 13 months jumped 8 percent in the Americas for the fiscal third quarter ended June 28. Starbucks' Americas region, which includes the United States, Canada and Latin America, contributes the...
U.S. stocks closed lower on Thursday as a deluge of mostly lackluster earnings pressured the major averages.
July 23- Dunkin' Brands Group Inc disappointed investors by not raising its full-year forecast, sending its shares down nearly 5 percent on Thursday, even though the company reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue. The strong performance by the owner of Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin Robbins ice cream shops comes despite a fall in U.S....
The "Halftime Report" traders give their top trades.
CNBC contributor Mike Khouw explains why unusual options activity in Starbucks could be signaling a big decline in the near term.