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Opportunities still exist in the semiconductor segment, but investors need to tread carefully, "Fast Money" traders said.
Shares of Maxim Integrated Products jumped Wednesday on a report the company could be a takeover target by Texas Instruments.
Jim Cramer gets to the core of the anxiety behind Apple and the best way to play it going into earnings.
*McDonald's up as China demand recovers. Oct 22- U.S. stocks jumped on Thursday on stronger-than-expected corporate results from companies including McDonald's and cues from the European Central Bank about extending its stimulus program. McDonald's shares jumped 8.2 percent to $110.96 after its quarterly results beat estimates as demand recovered in...
*Caterpillar, 3 M reverse course and rise. Oct 22- The S&P 500 and the Dow rallied to nine-week highs and were poised for their best month since October 2011, on strong corporate results and cues from the European Central Bank about extending its stimulus program. European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said the bank could extend its stimulus program beyond...
Oct 22- U.S. stocks rallied after two days of losses, boosted by strong results from McDonald's and Dow Chemicals and hints of the European Central Bank extending its stimulus program. Shares of McDonald's jumped 6 percent to $108.67 after its quarterly earnings and revenue beat estimates as demand recovered in China. European Central Bank President Mario...
*Dow Chemicals, Southwest Airlines up after results beat. Shares of Dow component McDonald's soared 7.5 percent to $110.18 after its quarterly earnings and revenue beat estimates as demand recovered in China. Dow Chemicals rose 5.6 percent to $50.11 while Southwest Airlines rose 5.9 percent to $43.47 after the companies reported strong results.
*Dow Chemicals, Southwest Airlines up after results beat. Shares of Dow component McDonald's jumped 7.5 percent to $110.20 premarket after its quarterly earnings and revenue beat estimates as demand recovered in China. Dow Chemicals rose 4.8 percent to $49.75 premarket, while Southwest Airlines rose 2.9 percent to $42.25 after both reported strong results.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. stock futures were higher this morning, with the market trying to avoid its first three-session losing streak of October.
*Dow components 3 M, Caterpillar and McDonald's report results before the bell, while technology majors Microsoft, Alphabet, AT&T and Amazon are due to report after the close. *Dow Chemicals rose 3.2 percent to $49.00 premarket after its results. *Global stocks were up ahead of a policy-setting meeting by the European Central Bank.
The "Fast Money" traders reveal what's on their watch list ahead of a new batch of tech earnings.
Oct 21- Texas Instruments Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue, helped by higher sales of its analog and embedded chips. TI forecast a profit of 64- 74 cents per share and revenue of $3.07 billion- $3.33 billion for the fourth quarter ending December. Dallas- based TI said net income fell to $798 million from $826 million a year earlier.
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Oct 21- Texas Instruments Inc reported quarterly profit and revenue that beat market expectations, helped by higher sales of its analog and embedded chip products. Texas Instruments said net income fell to $798 million, or 76 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Sept 30, from $826 million, or 76 cents per share, a year earlier. Analysts on average had expected...
Bonds climbed after after Japanese trade data raised concerns about another recession in the world's third-largest economy.
A hot sports car stock could leave a group of blue chips in its dust, as traders watch earnings reports to see if corporate profits are cooling.
So far the earnings season has been lackluster, and some high-profile warnings have already given investors pause.
SAN FRANCISCO/ SYDNEY, Sept 25- The iPhone 6 s and 6 s Plus hit stores around the world on Friday, kicking off what is expected to be a record weekend of sales as customers scrambled to buy Apple Inc's marquee product in pink for the first time. Eager buyers- joined by at least one robot- flocked to Apple stores from Sydney to New York and San Francisco, itching to get their...
*iPhone sales seen getting China boost. SYDNEY/ SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 25- The new iPhone 6 s and 6 s Plus hit stores on Friday, with dozens of people- and a robot- queueing in Sydney to kick off a global sales cycle that will be scrutinized for signs of how much juice Apple Inc's marquee product has left. Among the first to pick up the new iPhone 6 s in a cold, rainy Sydney was a...