|Bid||114.86 x 1100|
|Ask||114.87 x 800|
|Day's Range||114.30 - 115.07|
|52 Week Range||88.08 - 119.33|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||15.39|
|Earnings Date||Oct 12, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.24 (1.91%)|
|1y Target Est||121.90|
NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said meetings with corporate executives prompted him to ask the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to study letting public companies file financial reports every six months instead of every quarter. Half-yearly reporting would mark a huge change in U.S. disclosure requirements and put them in line with European Union and United Kingdom rules. "I'd like to see twice, but we're going to see," Trump later told reporters when asked about his tweet.
Investing in Citigroup Stock: Do Investors Think It Makes Sense? The Federal Reserve kept the funds rate at 0.25% from December 2008 to December 2015. With an improving economy and a lower unemployment rate, it started to raise interest rates for the first time in December 2015 by 25 basis points (or bps) to 0.50%.
A quarter is often shown with its relevant year, as in Q1 2018 or Q1/18, which represents the first quarter of the year 2018. All public companies in the United States must file quarterly reports, known as 10-Qs, with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) at the end of each quarter. Each 10-Q contains the public company's unaudited financial statements and company operations information for the previous three months (quarter). 10-Qs are required for the first three quarters of the year.
The price-to-book value (or PB) ratio is considered to be the best multiple to value commercial banking stocks, as the bank’s assets and liabilities are generally valued at market prices. The PB ratio compares a company’s current market price to its book value.
US president Donald Trump has asked the Securities and Exchange Commission to consider scrapping the demand that public companies report their earnings every three months, weighing in on a practice many blame for corporate short-termism. The unexpected intervention in a debate that has exercised executives and large investors came in a Twitter post in which Mr Trump said he had asked “some of the world’s top business leaders” what would improve business and the US job market. Indra Nooyi, Pespisco’s outgoing chief executive, had suggested shifting from quarterly reporting to a “six-month system”, he said, predicting that such a move would “allow greater flexibility & save money”.
United receives an accolade for a longstanding customer loyalty program that the carrier continues to enhance.
One of Diebold Nixdorf Inc.’s largest lenders is shopping rescue financing of at least $500 million to save the cash-strapped ATM maker, according to people with knowledge of the matter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. has asked distressed-debt funds to sign nondisclosure agreements and consider investing in a new loan, the people said. Some funds are reviewing the terms of the financing, which would have a first claim on the company’s assets, the people said.
The European insurance market is big, and that's apparently attracting the leading global e-commerce business to launch a U.K. insurance-price-comparison portal. Amazon.com Inc. ( AMZN) is talking to a number of leading European insurers about the creation of a price-comparison website in the U.K., according to Reuters. It is also unclear how Amazon will structure the financials with the partnering insurers.
Since the last quarter, the number of analysts tracking Deere has remained unchanged at 23. For Deere, 65% of the analysts have a “buy” recommendation, 31% of the analysts have a “hold” recommendation, and 4% of the analysts have a “sell” recommendation.
Alan Valdes of SilverBear Capital tell Yahoo Finance’s Seana Smith to expect increased market volatility over the next two weeks on light volume.