J.P. Morgan Chase reported its fourth-quarter earnings on Friday. » Read More
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BlackRock, the largest asset manager in the world, reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings and revenue on Friday. » Read More
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Wells Fargo was expected to report fourth-quarter earnings of $1.07 per share on revenue of $22.38 billion, according to analysts surveyed by Reuters. » Read More
The latest corporate earnings season is underway and the analysts who track the results think it will be a very good one.
Delta's fourth-quarter profit tops Wall Street's expectations.
Earnings for the S&P 500 are expected to grow 11.8 percent in the fourth quarter, according to Thomson Reuters.
Bank earnings could underwhelm investors, but it won't matter to the market, says veteran analyst Dick Bove.
It is highly likely investors will demand unusually strong earnings beats and guidance to sustain prices.
Homebuilder Lennar on Wednesday reported higher-than-expected quarterly revenue as it sold more homes at higher prices, and said orders rose 11.5 percent.
Target's same-store sales climbed 3.4 percent during the 2017 holiday season, beating expectations.
Samsung Electronics predicted its fourth-quarter operating profits were likely about $14.1 billion.
The company also said it was leaving the drone business, citing future regulation and intense competition.
Lululemon Athletica said on Monday it had a strong holiday shopping season and raised its profit and revenue forecasts for the fourth quarter.
Kohl's reports comparable sales for the holidays climbed nearly 7 percent from 2016.
Banks and investors expect a long-term boost from the new federal tax code, but the biggest lenders will first need to book multibillion-dollar charges.
Jim Cramer looked ahead to the stocks and events he'll watch next week, including two major conferences and earnings from the banks.
A flurry of financial earnings is coming next week, and one market watcher says J.P. Morgan and BlackRock should attract attention.
Morgan Stanley said it would take a $1.25 billion hit in its fourth-quarter due to a cut in the corporate tax rate.
Sonic on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter profit of $11.4 million.
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