A crush of big cap earnings and arguably the most important economic reports until September make next week the busiest of the summer for markets.» Read More
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports FedEx and UPS are saying they are expecting some delays in certain areas of the Midwest and the South due to severe winter weather.
With 20 percent of the S&P 500 reporting so far, CNBC took a look at what words top executives are using (over and over) to talk about their numbers.
Traders are bracing for another rough ride in markets this week, as the emerging markets continue to shakeout and the Fed is expected to announce another round of cuts to its easing program.
Although its early in the earnings season, the pattern of missing on revenue and beating on earnings seems broken.
U.S. stocks were mixed on Friday, as Wall Street gauged corporate earnings.
Despite online shopping continuing to gain share, delivery company UPS has issued a profit warning for its last quarter. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports.
Matt Maley, Miller Tabak and Company, discusses UPS's earnings miss. And Jurrien Timmer, Fidelity Investments, weighs in on weak revenue numbers.
Jim Corridore, S&P Capital IQ, calls UPS' forecasting flop an "error." Corridore thinks the delivery company will be better geared for next holiday season.
Some of Friday's midday movers:
It's bad enough to have an earnings miss, but guiding lower before earnings even come out can be a real momentum killer.
Donald Broughton, Avondale Partners senior transports analyst, discusses UPS' earnings miss and how the shipper was negatively impacted by higher costs driven by a surge of shipments during the holiday season.
UPS estimated quarterly profit below analysts' expectations, partly due to a shorter U.S. holiday season.
Mike Paul, MGP and Associates; Nathan Bachrach, The Financial Network Group; and CNBC's Jeff Cox, Morgan Brennan, and Simon Hobbs discuss how Amazon, UPS, and FedEx should handle its failed Christmas deliveries snafu.
Santa's sleigh delays; frothy tech valuations; and more 'wisdom' from McDonald's. Here are this week's market winners and losers.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports that Amazon is reviewing its carriers' performance, while Wedbush Securities blames Amazon for the late deliveries. CNBC's Dominic Chu weighs in.
UPS, embarrassed by deliveries that failed to reach clients in time for Christmas, may have a shrunken fleet of jets to blame. The WSJ reports.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Americans waited until the last minute to buy holiday gifts, but retailers weren't prepared for the spike.
Amazon is looking at the performance of delivery companies handling its orders after packages were left stranded this Christmas, the FT reports.
U.S. stocks rose on Thursday, with Wall Street continuing its record-setting advance.