Earnings

Net income for the second quarter ended Aug. 4 was $166 million, or 53 cents a share, compared with $111 million, or 36 cents a share, a year earlier. Excluding one-time items, Macy’s earned 70 cents per share, far exceeding analysts’ expectations for 51 cents a share, according to a poll by Thomson Reuters. Revenue
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Tapestry reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts’ expectations on Tuesday, driven by strong performance in North America. The owner of Kate Spade, Coach and Stuart Weitzman reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $211.7 million, or 73 cents per share, up from $151.7 million, or 53 cents per share a year earlier. Excluding items,
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Home Depot on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings and sales that far surpassed expectations, reaping the benefits of a warmer start to the summer. The home improvement retailer, which had a rocky spring season, also raised its outlook for revenue and same-store sales for the full year, saying the number of customer transactions jumped during the
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News Corp topped Wall Street profit targets on Thursday, as it benefited from gains at its newly acquired TV network and recorded double-digit growth in its real-estate listings and book publishing businesses. News Corp’s subscription video services division that includes Australian pay TV company Foxtel — acquired by Rupert Murdoch-controlled News Corp earlier this year
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“I’m really excited to see what he does next,” Houston said of Woodside in an interview with CNBC’s Aditi Roy on Thursday. Woodside took a seat on the board of enterprise software company ServiceNow in April. Dropbox’s revenue was up 27 percent year over year in the second quarter, the company said. It had 11.9
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Media company Viacom reported quarterly revenue below Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as domestic advertising sales fell and the media company collected lower fees from cable TV operators and online distributors. The company said worldwide affiliate revenue fell 3 percent to $1.15 billion, missing estimates of $1.16 billion, according to research and data analytics firm
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German sportswear firm Adidas reported stronger-than-anticipated second-quarter net profit on Thursday, with the company saying it remains firmly on track to hit its full-year targets despite taking an impairment charge on its struggling Reebok brand. Net profit over the second quarter rose 20 percent to 418 million euros ($485 million), beating analyst expectations of 387
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The New York Times reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit but the company added fewer paid digital subscribers, sending its shares down about 5 percent. The company added 109,000 paid digital subscribers in the second quarter, compared with 114,000 a year earlier, when it offered heavy discounts for annual subscriptions. Digital advertising revenue, which accounts for
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CVS Health‘ topped Wall Street’s expectations with its retail pharmacy business fueling growth despite fewer customers shopping in the front of its stores. Revenue from CVS’ retail pharmacy segment reached $20.7 billion, up 5.7 percent from the year-ago quarter, driven by an 8.3 percent increase in pharmacy revenue. Revenue from front-end sales, which includes goods
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Disney’s broadcasting business saw a stunning 43 percent year-over-year growth in operating income to $361 million amid higher program sales, affiliate revenue growth and network advertising revenue. The company said higher sales of “Designated Survivor, “How to Get Away with Murder” and “Grey’s Anatomy” helped drive that increase. In April, Disney launched ESPN Plus, a
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Snap shares were volatile in post-market trading after the company beat earnings estimates, but daily active users (DAUs) fell due to redesign issues. The company also issued revenue guidance for the first time, but it was lower than estimated. It advised third-quarter revenue at $265 million to $290 million, shy of the FactSet estimate of
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Brendan McDermid | Reuters Jeff Lawson, (C) Founder, CEO, & Chairman of Communications software provider Twilio Inc., takes a selfie photo during his company’s IPO on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., June 23, 2016. Twilio soared to a new all-time high Tuesday after the cloud software
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David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images David Zaslav, president and chief executive officer of Discovery Communications Inc. Discovery missed analyst estimates for quarterly profit on Tuesday, as the owner of Discovery Channel and Animal Planet took on more costs related to integration of the recently acquired Scripps network. The company’s shares fell 3.4
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Before Wall Street found out that diagnostics company Theranos was a fraud, PerkinElmer had its own questions about the company, PerkinElmer CEO Robert Friel told CNBC’s Jim Cramer. “We spent a lot of time, first of all, trying to find any kind of scientific, technical knowledge about the company,” Friel said. “Very hard. We sort
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Twilio’s guidance for the third quarter also beat estimates. The company said it expects earnings per share of 2 cents to 3 cents, excluding certain items, on revenue of $150 million to 152 million. Analysts had expected Twilio to break even in terms of earnings on $135.9 million in revenue in the third quarter, according
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To supplement the new strategy, Zillow announced Tuesday its plans to acquire Mortgage Lenders of America. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Wall Street did not look favorably on the tie-up. Analysts for Bank of America/Merrill Lynch downgraded the stock Tuesday, warning its move into mortgage lending could hurt profitability next year. CEO
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Investors came into this earnings season with high hopes as FactSet had forecast year-over-year profits to grow by 20 percent in the second quarter. So far, second-quarter earnings have increased by 24 percent through Friday. At this rate, quarterly earnings are on pace to post their second-highest year-over-year growth since the third quarter of 2010,
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