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Ulta, ConocoPhillips post gains while Yext, PagerDuty slip

Dec. 6, 2019 4:24 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday: DocuSign Inc., up $6.07 to $75.57 The provider of electronic signature technology handily beat Wall Street's third-quarter profit forecast. Cloudera Inc., up 87 cents to $10.88 The cloud-computing company's third-quarter earnings...

Kroger, Sage take losses while Five Below, Acadia advance

Dec. 5, 2019 5:02 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Thursday: United Airline Holdings Inc., down 31 cents to $87.86 The airline said CEO Oscar Munoz is stepping down from his post and named J. Scott Kirby as its new leader. Kroger Co., down 84 cents to $26.80 The supermarket chain's...

Guess, Box post gains while Deere, Boeing tumble

Nov. 27, 2019 4:26 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Wednesday: Deere & Co., down $7.59 to $169.06 The agricultural equipment maker gave investors a weak profit forecast for the year. Boeing Co., down $5.51 to $368 Federal safety regulators indicated that they will keep full control...

Companies struggle to grow profits, look ahead to 2020

Nov. 27, 2019 1:09 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Corporate profits continued their yearlong slide during the third quarter and analysts expect another decline this quarter before the numbers start improving. Companies have been hindered by slower global economic growth, worsened by the U.S.-China trade war, in their efforts to increase...

Asian markets mixed after US shares forge new highs

Nov. 26, 2019 8:57 PM EST

BEIJING (AP) — Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Wednesday after a fresh set of record highs on Wall Street, spurred by encouraging signs on trade talks between the U.S. and China. Japan’s Nikkei 225 advanced 0.4% to 23,464.57 while the S&P ASX 200 climbed 0.7% to 6,833.20. South...

Markets Right Now: Modest gains leave stocks at record highs

Nov. 26, 2019 4:08 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4 p.m. Technology companies and retailers led stocks modestly higher on Wall Street, adding to the market’s solid start to the week. The latest gains were enough to leave major indexes at record highs Tuesday for the...

Dollar Tree, citing tariffs, cuts outlook and shares plunge

Nov. 26, 2019 1:52 PM EST

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (AP) — Dollar Tree reported weak third quarter profits and trimmed its full-year guidance citing higher tariffs. Dollar Tree said if fully implemented, the tariffs will increase their costs by $19 million in the fourth quarter, or 6 cents per share.  The discount retailer estimates...

Best Buy cruises into the holidays

Nov. 26, 2019 11:11 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Best Buy is entering the critical holiday season with good cheer, raising  its profit expectations for the current quarter.  The nation’s largest consumer electronics retailer on Tuesday joined a handful of other big box stores like Target and Walmart which are putting up...

S&P 500 snaps 6-week string of gains even as stocks rise

Nov. 22, 2019 5:18 PM EST

U.S. stocks shook off a midday stumble to finish slightly higher Friday, though the modest rebound was not enough to keep the S&P 500 from breaking its longest stretch of weekly gains in two years. Banks, health care stocks and companies that rely on consumer spending powered much of the rebound, outweighing...

Nordstrom and Gap gain while Tesla and Pure Storage slide

Nov. 22, 2019 4:47 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday: Nordstrom Inc., up $3.63 to $37.95 The high-end retailer reported earnings that blew past Wall Street analysts' forecasts. Tesla Inc., down $21.79 to $333.04 Investors had concerns about the company's entry into the highly...