|Bid||106.30 x 1000|
|Ask||106.99 x 800|
|Day's Range||104.06 - 107.55|
|52 Week Range||87.54 - 111.77|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.15|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||28.17|
|Earnings Date||Jan 16, 2019 - Jan 21, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.56 (1.52%)|
|1y Target Est||115.12|
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks gave up an early rally Friday and struggled to another mixed finish as investors continued to sell former favorites like retailers. Household goods makers rose again as a week of choppy trading concluded.
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday: Procter & Gamble Co., up $7.06 to $87.30 The consumer products company reported a greater-than-expected profit as beauty product revenue rose. ...
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose slightly Friday, holding on to slim gains after suffering losses of more than 300 points in the previous session. rose 7.8% after the consumer products giant posted fiscal first-quarter sales and earnings that topped estimates. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 64.89 points or 0.3%, to 25,444.34, the S&P 500 lost one point and the Nasdaq fell about 0.5%.
Futures rose early Friday after Thursday's sell-off hit more top stocks. PayPal earnings lifted PayPal and Square. American Express, Atlassian, Intuitive Surgical moved on earnings.
Tech stocks rebounded Friday amid a number of strong earnings results. Apple jumped on bullish analyst commentary.
Though down sharply from a big early gain, the Dow Jones industrial average continued to lead Friday as Procter & Gamble and American Express jumped.
Blue chips were among the best performers Friday as major stock indexes rebounded after Thursday's sell-off. Procter & Gamble and AmEx led the Dow higher.
The battle brewing kills dreams of a merger or acquisition that might have been reminiscent of PayPal's successful acquisition of Venmo parent Braintree. Square's gains this year in the merchant market have helped it rise from what might have been a clear merger or acquisition target late last year to a staunch competitor. Since the valuation has blossomed and made any acquisition unlikely, the battle has only intensified.
American Express Company (NYSE: AXP) reported Thursday a beat-and-raise third quarter earnings. Bank of America's Kenneth Bruce maintains a Buy rating on American Express with a price target lifted from $119 to $125. Credit Suisse's Moshe Orenbuch maintains at Underperform, unchanged $96 price target.
Sites Vying for Grants Invite the Public to Learn About Their Preservation Efforts October 20 – 21 and Vote Their Main Street
PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL ) reported third-quarter earnings after the close Thursday, and shares were surging Friday morning in reaction to the print. The Analysts Credit Suisse analyst Paul ...
Here are some of the companies with shares expected to trade actively in Friday’s session. Stock movements reflect premarket trading. Inc.—Up 2.6% premarket: The industrials firm lowered its profit outlook to reflect the spinoffs in its home and transportation businesses, while also reporting positive quarterly results.
The San Jose-based payment processing company bested analyst expectations for earnings per share, reporting $0.58 against expected EPS of $0.54, and posted $3.68 billion in revenue, which was above the $3.66 billion consensus forecast among analysts. PayPal shares were up around 8% in pre-market trading on the beat, and the results are causing analysts along the Street to raise their targets for the surging stock, which is a holding of Jim Cramer's Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust. The phrase is becoming the payment equivalent of "Google it," which is money to the ears of PayPal investors.
beat earnings expectations Thursday when it reported third quarter results after the closing bell. Earnings came in at $1.88 a share beating Wall Street's estimates of $1.77. "We delivered strong results this quarter driven by higher Card Member spending, fee income and loans," Chairman and CEO Stephen Squeri said in a press release.
U.S. stock futures were rising on Friday, Oct. 19, following a rebound for stocks in China, which was set off by a pledge from China's central bank governor to support the nation's financial system. Worrisome, however, was data that showed the weakest economic growth in China since the financial crisis. Contracts tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 101 points, futures for the S&P 500 gained 10.25 points, and Nasdaq futures were up 46 points.
Procter & Gamble PG – The consumer products giant reported adjusted quarterly profit of $1.12 per share , exceeding estimates by 3 cents a share. Revenue also came in above Street forecasts and the company posted organic sales growth of 4 percent for its fiscal first quarter. Honeywell HON – Honeywell earned an adjusted $2.03 per share for the third quarter , 4 cents a share above estimates.
can act as a barometer of the American consumer, which is especially pertinent right now as many on Wall Street wonder whether or not we're at the peak of the economic cycle. American Express beat estimates on both top and bottom lines in its third quarter. CEO Stephen Squeri said much of the solid quarter was attributable to increased spending.
With the results, the company now is projecting its full-year 2018 revenue to be up 9 percent to 10 percent.
Investing.com - American Express (NYSE:AXP) reported third quarter earnings that beat analyst's expectations on Thursday and revenue that topped forecasts.