53.54 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 5:43PM EDT
|Bid||53.56 x 40000|
|Ask||53.60 x 2200|
|Day's Range||53.53 - 54.49|
|52 Week Range||43.97 - 55.42|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||7.10|
|Earnings Date||Oct 23, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.41 (4.43%)|
|1y Target Est||56.42|
Live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre joins Alexis Christoforous to break down the latest market moves. Here's the performance of the Nasdaq 100 component stocks as of 11:00 am EDT: ALXN Alexion Pharmaceuticals 4.26% SYMC(E) Symantec Corp 3.52% MELI Mercadolibre Inc 3.11% NFLX Netflix Inc 2.69% ALGN Align Tech 2.23% WDAY Workday Inc 1.86% MU Micron Tech 1.56% FOX(F) Twenty-First Century Fox Inc B 1.55% FOXA(F) Twenty-First Century Fox Inc A 1.49% ASML ASML Hldg N.V. New York 1.40% TTWO Take-Two Interactive Software 1.24% ISRG Intuitive Surgical 1.19% FB Facebook Inc 1.04% ADBE Adobe Systems 0.80% AAPL Apple Inc 0.78% ADSK Autodesk, Inc 0.74% SWKS Skyworks Solutions 0.66% AMGN Amgen Inc 0.63% CHKP(HB) Check Point Software Tech 0.59% ROST Ross Stores 0.46% IDXX(HB) Idexx Laboratories 0.36% MXIM Maxim Integrated Prod 0.35% KLAC KLA-Tencor Corp 0.33% VRTX Vertex Pharmaceuticals 0.32% DLTR Dollar Tree Inc 0.28% INTU Intuit Inc 0.22% GILD Gilead Sciences 0.21% BKNG Booking Hldgs Inc 0.19% INTC Intel Corp 0.18% SNPS Synopsys Inc 0.18% TMUS T-Mobile US Inc 0.16% AVGO Broadcom Inc 0.14% ILMN Illumina Inc 0.12% JBHT Hunt(J.B.)Transport 0.11% CDNS Cadence Design Systems 0.09% AMZN Amazon.com Inc 0.15% MSFT Microsoft Corp 0.07% ULTA Ulta Beauty Inc 0.06% ATVI Activision Blizzard Inc 0.05% STX(HB) Seagate Tech 0.02% XLNX Xilinx Inc 0.01% CELG Celgene Corp -0.02% ADI Analog Devices -0.03% NVDA Nvidia Corp -0.04% CA CA Inc -0.05% VRSK Verisk Analytics Inc -0.06% ESRX Express Scripts Hldg Co -0.11% CSCO Cisco Systems -0.17% REGN Regeneron Pharmaceuticals -0.21% ORLY O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. -0.21% GOOG Alphabet Inc Cl C Cap Stock -0.22% GOOGL Alphabet Inc Cl A -0.25% TXN Texas Instruments -0.25% BIIB Biogen Inc -0.35% INCY Incyte Corp -0.36% CTXS Citrix Systems Inc -0.36% LRCX Lam Research -0.38% SHPG(HB) Shire plc ADS -0.40% CTSH Cognizant Tech Solutions'A' -0.40% CERN Cerner Corp -0.41% EA Electronic Arts, Inc. -0.45% TSLA Tesla Inc -0.49% QCOM Qualcomm Inc -0.49% QRTEA(HB) Qurate Retail Inc -0.53% CTAS Cintas Corp -0.53% PYPL PayPal Hldgs Inc -0.60% COST Costco Wholesale Corp -0.60% PAYX Paychex Inc -0.61% VOD Vodafone Grp Plc ADS -0.61% SBUX Starbucks Corp -0.63% MCHP Microchip Tech -0.68% MDLZ Mondelez Int'l Inc Cl A -0.68% MAR Marriott Int'l Cl A -0.72% ADP Automatic Data Proc -0.72% BMRN Biomarin Pharmaceutical -0.78% XRAY Dentsply Sirona Inc -0.80% EBAY eBay Inc -0.81% HOLX Hologic Inc -0.82% NTES Netease Inc Ads -0.86% HAS Hasbro Inc -0.93% WDC Western Digital -0.98% FISV Fiserv Inc -0.98% CSX CSX Corp -0.99% KHC The Kraft Heinz Company -1.00% CHTR Charter Communications Inc -1.07% BIDU Baidu Inc -1.15% EXPE(F) Expedia Grp Inc -1.17% AMAT Applied Materials -1.20% WBA Walgreen Boots Alliance Inc -1.41% LBTYK Liberty Global plc Cl C -1.45% AAL American Airlines Grp inc -1.77% CTRP Ctrip.com Intl Ltd -1.78% MYL Mylan NV -1.95% LBTYA Liberty Global plc Cl A -2.12% PCAR PACCAR Inc -2.51% MNST Monster Beverage Corporation -2.57% WYNN Wynn Resorts Ltd -2.71% FAST Fastenal Co -2.73% HSIC Henry Schein Inc -2.99% DISH DISH Network Corp Cl A -3.62% JD JD.com Inc -4.45% CMCSA Comcast Cl A -6.81% SIRI Sirius XM Hldgs Inc -7.74%
Let's check out the Yahoo Finance charts of the day. Sears (SHLD) : Shares which are down around 5.51% The hedge fund owned by Sears CEO Eddie Lampert proposed restructuring the department store chain's debt by about 78 percent to 1.2 billion dollars. The proposal is an attempt to avoid bankruptcy. Michael Kors (KORS): Shares are are down in early trade, at around 8.7%. According to multiple reports the luxury goods maker is near a deal to buy Versace that would value the luxury fashion company at $2 billion. Pandora is (P): Shares up here, around 5.7%. SiriusXM is acquiring the streaming music service outright in an all-stock deal worth $3.5 billion. It gives the satellite radio company access to Pandora's 70 million monthly users. For more on today's big stock movers check out the Final Round, live at 3:30 p.m. ET, right here on Yahoo Finance.
Verizon has jumped double digits in the past three months. After similar moves the trend tends to reverse, with the stock under-performing a month later.
How much did Alphabet’s margin rise? Alphabet’s (GOOG) operating expenses have increased at a three-year CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 15% to $36.4 billion in 2017. Its expenditures rose 15%, 14%, and 16% in 2015, 2016, and 2017, respectively.
Deutsche Bank analyst Matthew Niknam added AT&T Inc. shares to the firm's "short-term buy" list on Monday, due to what he deems an "attractive" set-up heading into the company's next earnings report. He sees "improving second derivative trends" for AT&T's two largest segments, wireless and entertainment. Niknam maintained his hold rating on the stock over the medium term, writing that concerns about linear video as well as Time Warner risks are issues that "cannot be ignored." He prefers shares of Verizon Communications Inc. over the next 12 months. AT&T shares are up 0.1% in Monday morning trading, but they're down 12% over the past 12 months. The S&P 500 has gained 17% in that time.
According to market research company eMarketer, Amazon (AMZN) is focusing on its digital advertising business, as the market for US digital video ad spending is expected to exceed $22 billion by 2021, up from $13.2 billion in 2017. Earlier, the company had expected Amazon to deliver digital ad revenue of only $2.89 billion in 2018.
In this part of the series, we’ll be looking at Sprint’s (S) cash flows. In the first quarter of fiscal 2018, which ended in June, Sprint had adjusted free cash flow (or FCF) of $8 million compared to -$240 million in the previous quarter and $368 million in the same quarter of 2017.
Alphabet’s (GOOG) cost of revenue rose at a three-year CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 21% to $45.6 billion in 2017. Costs climbed 10%, 25%, and 30% in 2015, 2016, and 2017, respectively. Traffic acquisition costs (or TACs) of the Google segment and mobile search drove its cost of revenue. Its cost of revenue margin has increased from 38%–39% to 41% between 2014 and 2017. TACs as a percentage of advertising revenue rose from 21%–22% to 23% between 2014 and 2017.
To receive further updates on this Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) trade as well as an alert when it’s time to take profits, sign up for a risk-free trial of SlingShot Trader today. Yes, the big jump in technology stocks yesterday helped lift the S&P 500 up to new all-time highs, but most of the driving bullish momentum during the past few weeks has been generated outside of the Technology sector. If VZ can climb above resistance at $55, it will complete an “ascending triangle” bullish continuation pattern.
Sprint’s (S) postpaid phone churn rate is still the highest in the US wireless market. In the first quarter of fiscal 2018, which ended in June, it reported a postpaid phone churn rate of 1.55%, which compares to 1.5% in fiscal Q1 2017. During the Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference on September 14, Michel Combes, Sprint’s CEO, spoke about the company’s churn rate.
Previously in this series, we looked at the latest Wall Street analyst recommendations for AT&T (T) stock. The majority of analysts recommended a “hold” on September 14