More Americans are wealthier, whether from a successful IPO or a 401(k). And CNBC's Jim Cramer said that it makes sense to invest those gains in stocks.» Read More
More Americans are wealthier, whether from a successful IPO or a 401(k). And CNBC's Jim Cramer said that it makes sense to invest those gains in stocks.
Microsoft owns a number of under-appreciated businesses in the under-appreciated tech sector, and the stock is cheap right now, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
LONDON, May 2- Imagination Technologies said annual profit would miss forecasts due to delays in signing licensing deals as some of its chipmaking customers diversify from smartphones and tablets into areas like smart technology for cars.
FRANKFURT, May 2- German chipmaker Infineon brightened its gloomy outlook for this year, citing orders from carmakers hoping sales of higher-spec models in China will offset flagging demand in Europe. Infineon said it expected its 2013 revenue to come in at the high end of its previous target range of 3.56- 3.71 billion euros.
May 1- Texas Instruments Inc:. *Prices $1.0 billion of investment grade notes. *Expects to use the net proceeds of this offering for repayment of outstanding debt.
May 1- Texas Instruments Inc:. *Announces proposed public offering of investment grade notes. *It proposes to offer approximately $1.0 billion of senior unsecured notes.
With three out of five major U.S. companies missing revenue forecasts, a lot of fingers are pointed at European weakness.
Earnings: Still choppy, but mostly good news for tech and building materials.
*Netflix and Coach soar after results top forecasts. Gains were driven by corporate earnings, with Netflix Inc and Coach Inc the S&P 500' s top two percentage gainers. Netflix soared 23 percent to $214.37 while Coach was up 11 percent at $56.09.
Good day for earnings, big industrials leave full-year guidance unchanged.
*Netflix and Texas Instruments rally on results. *DuPont and Travelers raise quarterly dividends. Nasdaq futures showed exceptional strength following results from Netflix and Texas Instruments, though positive indicators could be found across sectors, including a pair of Dow components.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
*Netflix and Texas Instruments rally on results. *DuPont and Travelers raise quarterly dividends. NEW YORK, April 23- U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Tuesday as strong earnings improved sentiment, but weak data from China underlined concerns about global growth.
*Netflix and Texas Instruments rally on results. *DuPont and Travelers raise quarterly dividends. *Nasdaq futures were lifted a day after both Netflix Inc and Texas Instruments Inc reported strong results.
SAN FRANCISCO/ PARIS, April 23- European chipmaker STMicroelectronics said signs of market recovery and new products, such as motion sensor chips for video games consoles, should drive a pick up in sales in the second half of this year.
*Halliburton, Caterpillar rise after comments, results. NEW YORK, April 22- U.S. stocks climbed on Monday as last week's sharp losses brought buyers back to the market and Microsoft Corp shares jumped after an activist investor took a stake in the company.
April 22- Texas Instruments Inc posted first-quarter results slightly ahead of Wall Street expectations and it forecast growth for the current quarter on improving demand for its chips.
Stocks ended in positive territory Monday, reversing their earlier declines, as strong gains in materials and energy offset weak housing data.
April 22- Texas Instruments Inc posted first-quarter earnings and revenue that were slightly ahead of Wall Street expectations and it forecast growth for the current quarter on improving demand for its chips, sending its shares up 1 percent in late trade.
Texas Instruments reported first-quarter earnings and revenue that exceeded analysts' expectations.