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Heard: What to Expect From Facebook’s Earnings

What should be on investors’ minds when Facebook reports earnings after the bell? What will it to take to “like” the stock? Heard on the Street’s Miriam Gottfried previews earnings on Lunch Break. Photo: Getty. “Heard: What to Expect From Facebook’s Earnings” is categorized as “business”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional […]
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Growing Companies BIG Isn’t Just For The Boys

Forbes interviewed Mandy Cabot of Dansko, Liz Elting of TransPerfect, and Nina Vaca of Pinnacle Technical Resources along with other inspiring women about their successful companies. Some have already grown their businesses way past the $100 million revenue mark the others are headed in that direction. These women show that there’s no magic formula for […]
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Ahead Of Earnings, Caterpillar Dealer Data Paints Mixed Picture

Caterpillar released unaudited dealer sales data on Wednesday that showed a deepening deterioration in global demand for its mining equipment but a continued, though modest, rebound in sales of construction equipment as well as reciprocating and turbine engines. The numbers suggested the company’s first-quarter earnings, due early Thursday, will be another mixed bag, unlikely to […]
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Toyota Stays At The Top In First Quarter After Outselling GM, Volkswagen

Toyota kept its position as the world’s best-selling car maker in the first quarter of 2014, beating rivals Volkswagen AG and General Motors Co after it sold record 2.58 million vehicles globally. The Japanese auto maker and its group companies saw worldwide sales in January-March rise 6.3 percent from a year ago, buoyed by strong […]
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EZ recovery – as good as it looks?

European consumers are at their most confident in over six years, and the private sector is making a vigorous comeback. Is the pick-up in growth as solid as hoped – and could a strong euro spoil the mood? Joanna Partridge reports. “EZ recovery – as good as it looks?” is categorized as “business”. This video […]
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Good Weather And Free Coffee Won’t Solve McDonald’s Problem

Anyone following McDonald’s closely cannot help but be concerned about the continued slow-down in the company’s business, as evidenced by the most recent earnings and sales reports. Wall Street has taken notice, and its stock is lagging behind the overall market by a wide margin. While McDonald’s performance in the last quarter could be skewed […]
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Ericsson disappoints, says better to come

Ericsson off target as Q1 sales and earnings come in below forecasts. CEO Hans Vestberg tells Reuters that recent contract wins should help the Swedish telco return to form later this year. David Pollard reports. “Ericsson disappoints, says better to come” is categorized as “business”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video […]
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Sales Of New US Homes Plunge 14.5 Percent In March

The number of Americans buying new homes plummeted in March to the slowest pace in seven months, a sign that real estate’s spring buying season is off to a weak start. The Commerce Department said Wednesday that sales of new homes declined 14.5 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 384,000. That […]
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Struggling Grocer SuperValu Surges After Returning To Profit

Struggling grocer SuperValu returned to the black in the first quarter, reporting a profit of $26 million on sales of $3.95 billion. That compared to a loss of $1.41 billion a year ago, at the height of SuperValu’s problems. In 2013, the supermarket tried to limit costs by cutting over 1,000 positions and selling its […]
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Apple, Facebook Earnings in Focus

Paul Vigna and Dan Gallagher preview earnings from Apple and Facebook, and Michael Casey looks at why the Federal Reserve is wary of wage rises. “Apple, Facebook Earnings in Focus” is categorized as “business”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab at the top of this page.
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Uncertain future for ‘born free’ youth

South Africa’s ‘Freedom Day’ will mark the twentieth anniversary of the end of apartheid. For the first generation to grow up with no segregation, it’s reason to celebrate – but also to take stock of a 40% youth unemployment rate, a struggling economy and a government accused of incompetence. Hayley Platt reports. “Uncertain future for […]
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What to Watch For in Apple, Facebook Earnings

WSJ Heard on the Street columnist Dan Gallagher takes a look at what Wall Street will be watching for in Apple and Facebook’s earnings reports. Photo: Getty Images. “What to Watch For in Apple, Facebook Earnings” is categorized as “business”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab […]
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Jets fuel jump in Boeing’s revenue

A sharp rise in revenue for commercial jets offset a decline in Boeing’s defense business. And a big increase in deliveries lifted profitability. Fred Katayama reports. “Jets fuel jump in Boeing’s revenue” is categorized as “business”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab at the top of […]
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Apple Earnings: What To Watch

A long-running streak is in jeopardy when Apple reports fiscal second-quarter financial results Wednesday: It’s been 11 years since the company reported a year-over-year decline in quarterly revenue. It’s possible this time. Analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters project revenue of $43.54 billion for the quarter ended in March, slightly below $43.6 billion in the same […]
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Alternative investing not a fad, investor says

Alternative investing not a fad, investor says “Alternative investing not a fad, investor says” is categorized as “business”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab at the top of this page.
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