Tag Archives: Wall Street

McDonalds continues to top expectations through pricing and product strategy

McDonalds (NYSE:MCD) is trading over 1.8 percent lower today despite reporting an 11 percent rise in fourth quarter net income and topping analyst expectations. The company’s strategy of keeping prices low and offering a wider range of products has attracted …

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What the fuss Sirius XM Radio, Entergy and PetMed Express?

In this report: Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ:SIRI), Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR), PetMed Express (NASDAQ:PETS).

Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ:SIRI) is trading a percent lower today after the company received a downgrade by analysts at Morgan Stanley. The firm cut its rating to …

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Friday’s sinking stocks and the reasons why (THS, CCOI, ACHN)

In this report: Treehouse Foods (NYSE:THS), Cognet Communications Group (NASDAQ:CCOI) and Achillion Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ACHN).

Treehouse Foods (NYSE:THS) is trading over 11 percent lower today after the company released a weaker than expected forecast for the fourth quarter as unseasonably warm …

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Microsoft investors breathe sigh of relief following latest earnings report

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) is trading over 4 percent higher today after the company beat analyst expectations in the fourth quarter despite a number of challenges including a weak PC market, a shortage of hard disk drives due to flooding in Thailand …

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General Electric sees net income drop 18 percent 4Q but still beats estimates

General Electric (NYSE:GE) is trading slightly lower today after the company reported an 18 percent drop in fourth quarter net income. The company said that the recent sale of its stake in NBC Networks led to a drop in revenue …

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Market movers review: Netflix, Bank of Ireland and Sears Holdings

Here’s a look a some of the major movers in U.S. markets today and the reasons why.

In this report: Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX), The Bank of Ireland (NYSE:IRE) and  Sears Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:SHLD).

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) is trading over 5.5 percent higher …

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