Category: Capital

Capital, Finance Tech, Trading

Profits of airline, travel and oil companies will be hardest hit by COVID-19

March 30, 2020


Sheltering in place, shutting down large parts of the economy and skyrocketing job losses due to coronavirus are bad for America’s health, the economy and for corporate profits. So be prepared for unsettling news when companies start reporting how much […]

Capital, Finance Tech

A week of corporate coronavirus warnings starts to quantify the economic toll of China’s outbreak

February 21, 2020

Via: Fortune

Supply lines have been disrupted, consumption has dropped, and demand for services has diminished. As containment measures taken against the spread of Covid-19 in China weigh on the global economy, international business is beginning to quantify the economic blow the […]

Capital, Finance Tech

Billionaires Have More Wealth Than 60% of the World’s Population, Report Finds

January 20, 2020

Via: Time

A new report found that the world’s 2,153 billionaires have more wealth than 4.6 billion people, underscoring the degree of global inequality. The Oxfam International study, released Monday and dubbed “Time to Care,” shows that the number of billionaires has […]

Capital, Enterprise, Finance Tech, Industries

Citi raises Apple price target on strong holiday demand for wearables like AirPods, Apple Watch

December 5, 2019


Citi raised its price target on Apple’s stock to $300 from $250, as the firm told investors it expects stronger sales and profits this holiday gift-giving season in a note titled “Why this Christmas is Different for Apple.” Apple shares […]

Capital, Finance Tech

Corporate Earnings Are Up. Markets Are Up. And Yet Analysts Keep Saying the R-Word

November 5, 2019

Via: Fortune

U.S. corporate earnings are proving to be a lot more resilient than many Wall Street analysts were expecting only a few short weeks ago. Nearly three-fourths of companies in the S&P 500 have reported their third-quarter results so far. In […]

Capital, Finance Tech

BlackRock Beats Earnings Estimates, Records $84 Billion of Net Inflows

October 15, 2019

Via: TheStreet

BlackRock (BLK – Get Report) reported third-quarter earnings of $7.15 a share, beating estimates of $6.96, as the money manager reported $84 billion of quarterly net inflows, up from a year-earlier loss of $3.11 billion. The company reported year-earlier adjusted […]

Capital, Finance Tech

FedEx stock falls double digits after company lowers outlook on trade tensions

September 18, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Shares of FedEx Corp. tanked after the logistics company missed profit expectations for its fiscal first quarter and lowered its outlook for fiscal 2020 thanks to “increasing trade tensions” and weaker global economic conditions. FedEx FDX, -0.16% said late Tuesday […]

Capital, Finance Tech

AT&T’s stock jumps after activist investor sees 65% rally potential to a record high

September 10, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Shares of AT&T Inc. surged in heavy volume Monday to an 18-month high, after an activist investor that recently purchased a large stake in the telecom and media giant outlined a plan that it believes will boost the stock by […]

Capital, Finance Tech

4 Fast-Growing Companies for Investors Hunting for Bargains

August 15, 2019

Via: Fortune

Fears of a domestic slowdown and the escalation of the U.S.-China trade war created plenty of headaches for shareholders this summer. But even after dramatic market swoons in May and August, investors still seem willing to pay top dollar for […]

Capital, Finance Tech

Bill Gates Loses His Spot as World’s Second-Richest Man

July 17, 2019

Via: Fortune

Bill Gates has never ranked lower than No. 2 in the seven-year history of the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. That run ended Tuesday when the Microsoft Corp. co-founder dropped to No. 3 behind France’s Bernard Arnault. LVMH, Arnault’s luxury-goods maker, advanced […]