2 Stocks That Won Big on Wednesday

In all likelihood, Wednesday won’t go down as a memorable day on the stock exchange. This doesn’t mean it was a bad one by any means. Several top stocks — including one I’ll explore below — delivered better-than-expected earnings. Also, there were other encouraging developments pushing some of the major indexes slightly higher. Let’s take […]

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Graham Corp (GHM) Q3 2020 Earnings Call Transcript

Image source: The Motley Fool. Graham Corp (NYSE: GHM)Q3 2020 Earnings CallJan 29, 2020, 11:00 a.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Greetings, and welcome to the Graham Corporation Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2020 Financial Results. [Operator Instructions] A question-and-answer session will follow the formal presentation. [Operator Instructions] As a […]

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Facebook’s Portal TV Gets Amazon Prime Video, FandangoNow, Sling TV, Deezer

Facebook is bringing additional media services to its Portal TV device: Portal owners got access to subscription video content Amazon’s Prime Video service and Sling TV Tuesday. Portal now also offers access to FandangoNow’s on-demand movies and TV shows, and Deezer’s music subscription service. Facebook launched Portal TV in September; the TV-attached streaming device with […]

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Why eBay Stock Fell Wednesday

What happened Shares of eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY) took a hit on Wednesday, falling as much as 5.1%. As of market close, however, the stock was down 4.5%. The pullback in the online marketplace specialist’s stock price comes despite eBay’s better-than-expected earnings per share in the fourth quarter of 2019. The decline is likely primarily due […]

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Mastercard (MA) Q4 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Match

Mastercard Incorporated MA reported fourth-quarter earnings of $1.96 per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 4.81%. Earnings improved 26% year over year. Better-than-expected results were primarily driven by higher switched transactions, increase in cross-border volume and gross dollar volume, and gains from acquisitions. Increase in rebates and incentives year over year was a partial […]

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Norfolk Southern (NSC) Q4 Earnings Top, Dip Y/Y on Low Volumes

Norfolk Southern Corporation’s NSC fourth-quarter 2019 earnings of $2.55 per share surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $2.29. However, the bottom line dipped nearly 1% on a year-over-year basis due to low volumes. Railway operating revenues in the quarter under review came in at $2,690 million, marginally missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $2,690.3 million. […]

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3 Top Stocks to Recession-Proof Your Portfolio

The U.S. economy is still going strong, but there are a growing number of concerning events and market indicators that suggest the record period of economic expansion and almost 11-year bull market could be in jeopardy. With the spread of the coronavirus accelerating and dominating the headlines, a sure-to-be contentious presidential election on the horizon, […]

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Lifevantage Corp (LFVN) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript

Image source: The Motley Fool. Lifevantage Corp (NASDAQ: LFVN)Q2 2020 Earnings CallJan 28, 2020, 4:30 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good day, ladies and gentlemen. Thank you for standing by. Welcome to today’s conference call to discuss LifeVantage’s Second Fiscal Quarter of 2020 Financial Results. A this time, […]

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Maxim Integrated Products (MXIM) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript

Image source: The Motley Fool. Maxim Integrated Products (NASDAQ: MXIM)Q2 2020 Earnings CallJan 28, 2020, 5:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Maxim Integrated second quarter of fiscal 2020 conference call. [Operator instructions] As a reminder, today’s program is being […]

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