of The Home Depot dipped
after the home-improvement retailer
released mixed fiscal 2019 third-quarter results
Walmart shares trickle lower
following the release
of the retail giant’s fiscal third-quarter financial results
Networking equipment and software maker Cisco Systems
(CSCO) reported mixed results for the October quarter
and provided a cautious outlook
on its operating environment, causing the shares to decline moderately in price.
of entertainment and media conglomerate The Walt Disney Company higher
in early trading this morning following the release of the company’s fiscal fourth-quarter results
and Dow-30 member Chevron
reported a big earnings miss
for the third quarter
, but shares held relatively steady
Investors shrug off Exxon Mobil’s
third-quarter earnings disappointment
, sending shares modestly higher
in early morning trading.
The bullish sentiment toward Apple (AAPL) continues to build following the tech giant's release of results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2019 (ended September 28th). The Dow component, up over 50% in value year to date, was already on quite a roll coming into the print. And Apple did not disappoint, posting a nice earnings beat and providing a rosy outlook for the upcoming holiday shopping season.
Merck posts strong September-quarter results
by the Keytruda franchise
. Raises full-year guidance.
New York-based drugmaker and Dow-30 component Pfizer
(PFE) reported third-quarter GAAP earnings of $1.36 a share
, versus $0.69 in the comparable period of 2018. The sharp year-over-year improvement can be largely attributed to an $8.1 billion gain tied to the closing of the company's consumer health joint venture with GlaxoSmithKline. The comp received additional support from reductions in production and SI&A expenses, helping to offset a double-digit increase in R&D costs and lower revenues. Meantime, adjusted earnings
, which exclude one-time gains, losses, and other nonrecurring items, and are more closely followed by Wall Street, came in at $0.75 a share
, versus $0.77 in Q3, 2018.
of Walgreens Boots Alliance little moved
after the pharmacy services giant
reports in-line fiscal fourth-quarter financial results
. Investors concerned about near-term sales headwinds and pressure on margins from reimbursements.