Month: October 2018

Matthew Busch | Bloomberg | Getty Images Nick Akins, chairman, president and chief executive officer of American Electric Power Co. Nick Akins, the chairman and CEO of the largest power transmission network in the United States, is keeping a close eye on the country’s economic patterns, he told Cramer in an exclusive interview Wednesday. “Oil
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Few families can cover the skyrocketing cost of college outright. Luckily, there are more than 7 million scholarships available to help. But wading through the options can be overwhelming. Enter free search sites, like Tuition Funding Sources, which help students find the most desirable kind of assistance — money that does not have to be
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Energy expert John Kilduff sees an unusual phenomenon affecting crude oil and beaten-down stocks. According to the Again Capital founding partner, oil and stocks have embarked on the closest trading relationship since early 2016 and during the financial crisis sell-off. “This has been the highest correlation that I’ve seen in quite some time,” he said
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General Motors said Wednesday it sold fewer vehicles during the third quarter — but at higher prices — helping the Detroit automaker deliver a better-than-expected earnings report that sent its shares soaring. Here’s what the company reported compared with what Wall Street was expecting, based on a survey of analysts by Refinitiv: Earnings per share:
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Electronic Arts forecast third-quarter revenue below Wall Street estimates on Tuesday, as the video-game publisher’s delayed launch of its popular “Battlefield V” game hurt the company in an already crowded holiday-season game slate. The company’s shares were down 5 percent at $90.25 in after-market trading. EA forecast third-quarter adjusted revenue of $1.73 billion, missing the
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Banco Santander reported earnings in line with expectations on Wednesday, supported by a solid performance in Brazil and Spain. The euro zone’s largest bank by market vale posted attributable net profit of 1.99 billion euros ($2.256 billion) for the three-month period ending Sept. 30. Analysts at data firm Refinitiv had been expecting third-quarter net profit
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Facebook shares whipsawed in after-hours trading, following a mixed third-quarter earnings report Tuesday. The results fell short when it came to revenue, daily active user and monthly active user estimates in the company’s latest earnings report, despite exceeding analyst expectations on earnings per share. Facebook also told investors to expect increased expenses in 2019. The
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There’s no silver bullet for generating retirement income; however, financial advisors suggest that dividend-focused investors should consider diversifying their holdings and income streams. “Rather than thinking ‘I can only spend dividends that come to me from high-dividend yielders,’ say ‘I need $100,000 a year, and I don’t care whether it comes from dividends, interest payments
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