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Samsung Q2 earnings guidance shows slowing smartphone business

Samsung smashed records for operating profit seven quarters in a row, but the streak is done, according to the company guidance. The Korean giant just announced its earnings guidance for Q2 2018 – consolidated sales are expected to be approximately KRW58 trillion ($52 billion), while the consolidated operating profit should be around KRW14.8 trillion ($13.25 billion). The estimated numbers fall ... Read More »

Microsoft’s Office sales soar and Windows Phone fades in cloud-happy earnings call

Remember when Microsoft touted Windows Mobile during earnings calls? Now, Microsoft’s Windows Phone business is “immaterial,” while Office, Azure, and other cloud and services products continue to propel the company to profitability. In a small note during its second-quarter earnings report Thursday, Microsoft said its phone business had declined $361 million in revenue from a year ago, leading to the ... Read More »

Five things earnings have taught us about where tech’s headed

irst-area profits season wrapped up remaining week for the biggest technology groups, and we’vediscovered a few things. Mark Mahaney and Amit Daryanani, tech analysts at RBC Capital Markets in San Francisco, sat down Friday morning with 10 newshounds to discuss the large issues from income reviews and to make predictions for what’s to come back. (See their scores below.) There ... Read More »

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a collection of shares reporting profits within the following couple of days may be ready to pop, if historyis any manual. Of the 41 S&P 500 businesses which have mentioned first-region effects so far, 29 beat EPS estimates, 3matched and some other 9 ignored. of these names, about 1/2 disclosed sales figures above analysts’expectancies. while betting on stocks ahead of ... Read More »

Caterpillar cuts Q1 earnings, revenue guidance

Justin Sullivan | Getty Images The CAT logo is displayed on Caterpillar construction equipment. Caterpillar on Thursday cut its first-quarter earnings and revenue guidance, but said it remains comfortable with its prior full-year forecast. Shares of Caterpillar fell more than 3 percent in premarket trading on the news. (Get the latest quote here.) The world’s largest construction and mining equipment ... Read More »

Cramer game plan: Retail earnings ready to run

Amid the market’s new-found stability and less volatile environment, Jim Cramer could finally focus on his strong suit—bottom-up analysis of stocks. “This less brutal backdrop has allowed us to analyze individual stocks and make judgments the way we used to before the beginning of this miserable year,” the “Mad Money” host said. Cramer attributed the positive backdrop to the Federal ... Read More »

These stocks could see big moves out of earnings this week

After a tough start to the year, investors are eyeing company earnings reports as a potential catalyst to boost the already fragile market. And as the heart of the season gets underway, options traders are expecting some big moves from many of the stocks. High-flying Netflix, which is scheduled to report Tuesday after the closing bell, is projected to see ... Read More »

These stocks could see big moves out of earnings this week

After a tough start to the year, investors are eyeing company earnings reports as a potential catalyst to boost the already fragile market. And as the heart of the season gets underway, options traders are expecting some big moves from many of the stocks. High-flying Netflix, which is scheduled to report Tuesday after the closing bell, is projected to see ... Read More »

5 major revisions ahead of this week’s earnings

As we work through the final peak week for fourth-quarter earnings, it’s hard to describe the season as anything other than underwhelming, with many companies missing estimates on the top and bottom line as a number of macroeconomic concerns run rampant. Unfortunately, some highly anticipated tech companies reporting this week will not be the ones to turn this season around. ... Read More »

Traders buy protection ahead of Disney earnings

With Disney scheduled to report earnings after the bell on Tuesday, some options traders seem to be bracing for bad news. The options market is implying a 5.5 percent one-day move off of earnings, higher than the average move of 4.75 percent over the last four quarters. For the last 10 quarters, Disney shares have moved an average of 3.3 ... Read More »