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7:34 a.m. Today - By Barbara Kollmeyer
Apple iPhone mystery leaves analysts divided about 'supercycle' potentialApple Inc. shares are falling Friday as the company's limited clues about early iPhone 12 sales did little to sway analyst forecasts for the holiday quarter.
6:54 a.m. Today - By Philip van Doorn
These dividend stocks have the potential to give you more money over timeAn analysis shows dozens of companies have 'headroom' to raise their payouts.
5:35 a.m. Today - By Barbara Kollmeyer
European stocks set for worst week since March as COVID-19 and election worries weigh on investorsEuropean equities recovered from earlier losses, with investors focused on falling technology shares in the U.S. A week of increasing concerns over COVID-19 and restrictions have taken a toll on markets.
3:53 a.m. Today - MarketWatch.com
Kamala Harris target of more misinformation than Mike Pence, data showsLong before Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden announced her as his running mate, Kamala Harris was the target of widespread online misinformation.
3:51 a.m. Today - By Tomi Kilgore
Apple's stock drop would shave about 30 points off the Dow's priceShares of Apple Inc. slumped 3.7% in premarket trading Friday, after the technology behemoth beat fiscal fourth-quarter profit and revenue expectations, . The stock's decline paced 26 of 30 Dow Jones Industrial Average components that were declining. The stock's implied price decline would shave about 30 points off the Dow's price, while Dow futures dropped 179 points, or 0.7%. Despite investor disappointment, Wall Street analysts were upbeat about Apple's results, with at least 14 of the 40 analysts surveyed by FactSet raising price targets, while none have cut their targets.
3:32 a.m. Today - MarketWatch.com
Prospect of Biden winning could spur deal making rush ahead of tax hikesHigher corporate tax rate could hit private equity pay.
1:02 a.m. Today - By Ben Moore
How to make sure your home renovations are properly insured Are your new improvements and purchases covered?If you make changes to your home, it’s smart to revisit your homeowners or renters policy.
1:00 a.m. Today - Barrons.com
U.S., China Friction Will Persist After the Election. What to Expect. Policy watchers and analysts outline different election scenarios for tariffs, technology restrictions and other measures that could impact companies—and investors.
11:46 p.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - MarketWatch
LG Electronics net profit surges 88%LG Electronics Inc.'s third-quarter net profit surged 88% from a year earlier, driven by brisk sales of televisions and home-appliance products. Net profit jumped to 649.20 billion Korean won ($574.2 million), compared with KRW345.70 billion, the South Korean consumer-electronics giant said Friday. That beat a FactSet consensus forecast for net profit of KRW451.25 billion.
11:42 p.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - MarketWatch
Wolters Kluwer adjusted profit and revenue risesWolters Kluwer NV on Friday reported a rise in adjusted operating profit and revenue for the first nine months of 2020, and said its full-year guidance remains suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic.
10:30 p.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - MarketWatch
Prosus to buy back $5B of own shares and NaspersProsus NV intends to buy back up to $5 billion worth of its own shares and those of parent Naspers Ltd. to narrow a "sizeable" gap between their market valuation and the net asset value of their investments, Naspers said Friday.
7:58 p.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
China vows to become a self-sufficient 'technology power' amid U.S. curbsChina’s leaders are vowing to make their country a self-reliant “technology power” as a feud with Washington cuts access to U.S. computer chips and other high-tech components, hampering Beijing’s industrial ambitions.
5:11 p.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By Therese Poletti
Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google all produce record sales amid Big Tech backlashIn a repeat from last quarter, tech's Big Four reported record revenue amid further regulatory scrutiny, a congressional grilling and the coronavirus pandemic. But investors got the jitters by cautious comments, lack of revenue outlook by some, and higher expenses related to COVID-19.
4:11 p.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By Mike Murphy
'The Crown' and 'The Mandalorian' return: Here's what's worth streaming in November 2020Netflix and Disney+ will be worth watching for those shows alone, and if you're getting a new iPhone, give Apple TV+ a test drive
4:07 p.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By Mike Murphy
Apple to launch its subscription bundle, Apple One, on FridayPrices for Apple One will range from $15 a month to $30 a month, with a 30-day free trial for new services.
2:54 p.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By Emily Bary
Apple's resurgent Mac sales make up for iPhone shortfallEven without any new iPhones to provide a boost, Apple Inc. beat fiscal fourth-quarter expectations amid surging demand for devices that facilitate remote work and schooling.
1:58 p.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By Wallace Witkowski
1:02 p.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By Claudia Assis
Five9 stock rallies 7% after cloud company's Q3 sales up 34% Shares of Five9 Inc. rose more than 7% in the extended session Thursday after the cloud software provider reported third-quarter adjusted earnings and sales that topped Wall Street views. Separately, the company said it had agreed to buy Inference Solutions, a "leading" virtual-agent platform. Five9 said it lost $11.4 million, or 17 cents a share, in the quarter, compared with a loss of $1.6 million, or 3 cents a share, in the year-ago quarter. Adjusted for one-time items, the company earned $18.5 million, or 27 cents a share, compared with $12.8 million, or 20 cents a share, a year ago. Sales rose 34% to a "record" $112 million, the company said. Analysts polled by FactSet had expected adjusted earnings of 18 cents a share on sales of $101 million. The deal to buy Inference Solutions is expected to close by Jan. 5, the company said. Terms were not disclosed. Shares of Five9 ended the regular trading day down 0.2%.
12:43 p.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By Wallace Witkowski
Activision Blizzard stock drops on disappointing outlookActivision Blizzard Inc. shares fell in the extended session Thursday after the videogame publisher's December-quarter outlook fell well short of Wall Street expectations.
12:30 p.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By MarketWatch Automation
12:30 p.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By MarketWatch Automation
10:25 a.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By Wallace Witkowski
In latest semiconductor megamerger, Marvell seeks data-center depth with $8 billion Inphi buyMarvell Technology Group Ltd.'s announcement Thursday to acquire Inphi Corp. is the latest tech merger prompted by the world's COVID-19 accelerated reliance on the data centers that serve as the backbone of the internet.
9:10 a.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By Emily Bary
Shopify revenue nearly doubles as company benefits from e-commerce wave amid pandemic Shopify Inc. delivered third-quarter results Thursday that crushed expectations as the company continued to benefit from an e-commerce surge during the COVID-19 crisis.
7:46 a.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: U.S. continues to set new case records as Trump remains insistent that U.S. has ‘rounded the corner’ New COVID-19 cases are rising in 47 states, and 27 states recorded 1,000 or more new diagnoses in the last 24 hoursThe U.S. death toll from the coronavirus illness COVID-19 edged closer to 228,000 on Thursday and more than 81,000 new infections were recorded in a single day, pushing the seven-day tally to record highs.
6:00 a.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - Barrons.com
This Is How Big Honeywell’s Quantum Computing Business Could Be Honeywell International launched a new generation of its quantum computing technology and announced deals with new partners who are willing to spend millions to access the company’s machines.
5:34 a.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By Barbara Kollmeyer
Why COVID-19 whiplash won't last and the S&P 500 will be 13% higher by June, from UBSIt has been an unnerving week to be an investor. But our call of the day from UBS says hold your nerves because stocks will be 10% higher in a year.
5:09 a.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - Barrons.com
DuPont Beats Forecast as China Leads Global Recovery Third-quarter sales and earnings exceeded Wall Street estimates. Sales in China rose 14% year over year and 10% from the second quarter.
3:20 a.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Marvell Tech to acquire Inphi in stock-and-cash deal that is second in chip sector this weekMarvell Technology Group Ltd. said Thursday it has agreed to acquire Inphi Corp. in a cash and stock deal that will create a semiconductor company with an enterprise value of $40 billion. Under the terms of the deal, Marvell will pay $66 in cash and 2.323 shares for each Inphi share. Marvell shareholders will own 83% of the combined company, while Inphi shareholders own the remaining 17%. The deal is expected to close by the second half of 2021. "Combining Marvell's storage, networking, processor, and security portfolio, with Inphi's leading electro-optics interconnect platform, will position the combined company for end-to-end technology leadership in data infrastructure," the companies said in a joint statement. The deal is the second in the chip sector this week, after AMD acquired Xilinx Inc. in a $35 billion deal. Inphi shares soared 34% on the news, while Marvell was down 4.6%.
2:52 a.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By Philip van Doorn
Here are five stocks to own for the 5G network buildout Apple is making 5G phones, underscoring expectations for a vast increase in broadband demandApple is making 5G phones, underscoring expectations for a vast increase in broadband demand.
2:36 a.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By Therese Poletti
The pandemic has sent people flocking to Pinterest and Snap, which could be a bad sign for FacebookPinterest Inc. is seeing a boom in new users as shut-in DIYers looked for new home improvement projects during the pandemic, and its revenue benefitted from a boycott by many large advertisers of Facebook.
2:35 a.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - Barrons.com
Activision’s Earnings Will Show How It Fared Under the Pandemic Activision’s year included a well-timed launch with Call of Duty: Warzone just as lockdowns began rolling out.
2:15 a.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - Barrons.com
Apple Reports Earnings Today. Investors Are Focused on New iPhones. The September quarter will be the final one without any contribution from sales of the new iPhone 12 lineup, but the results could still bring surprises.
2:14 a.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - By Tomi Kilgore
DuPont beats adjusted profit, revenue expectations and provides upbeat outlookDuPont de Nemours Inc. swung to a third-quarter net loss, but reported an adjusted profit that beat and revenue that fell less than expectation and provided an upbeat full-year outlook. The technology-based materials company's stock was still inactive in premarket trading. The net loss was $79 million, or 11 cents a share, after net income of $372 million, or 50 cents a share, in the year-ago period. Excluding non-recurring items, such as impairment charges, adjusted earnings per share fell to 88 cents from 96 cents, but was above the FactSet consensus of 75 cents. Sales fell 6.1% to $5.10 billion, with the COVID-19 pandemic negatively impacting key industrial markets, but was above the FactSet consensus of $5.01 billion. Among DuPont's business segments, electronics and imaging sales rose 7%, while nutrition and biosciences sales fell 4%, transportation and industrial sales declined 14% and safety and construction sales dropped 6%. For 2020, the company expects adjusted EPS of $3.17 to $3.21, above the FactSet consensus of $3.03, and sales of $20.1 billion to $20.2 billion, which surrounded expectations of $20.12 billion. The stock has lost 12.9% year to date, while the S&P 500 has gained 1.3%.
12:30 a.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
The best 5G pure-play investment is in cellphone-tower operatorsStart with Crown Castle International and American Tower in the U.S. and Cellnex Telecom in Spain.
7:01 p.m. Oct. 28, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
FBI warns major ransomware attack threatens to hobble hospitalsFederal agencies warned that cybercriminals are unleashing a major ransomware assault against the U.S. healthcare system. Independent security experts say it has already hobbled at least four U.S. hospitals this month, and could potentially impact hundreds more.
6:58 p.m. Oct. 28, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Marvell near deal to buy semiconductor rival Inphi for as much as $10 billion Marvell Technology Group Ltd. is nearing a deal to buy Inphi, according to people familiar with the matter, in what would be the second big semiconductor tie-up this week as the industry rapidly consolidates.
5:37 p.m. Oct. 28, 2020 - MarketWatch
Samsung's profit surges as pandemic fuels demandSEOUL -- Samsung Electronics Co. reported its largest profit in more than 18 months, fueled by a bounceback in smartphone sales and ongoing demand for memory chips. The South Korean giant, like many other technology companies, has largely sidestepped a financial fallout as pandemic-induced shifts to working and studying from home have boosted demand for Samsung's core products.
3:57 p.m. Oct. 28, 2020 - By MarketWatch Automation
3:57 p.m. Oct. 28, 2020 - By MarketWatch Automation
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