9:56 AM EST December 29 2017
Apple, Microsoft, Bank of America, Goldman Sachs, Citigrop and other global corporations announce plans to repatriate foreign income and take advantage of new tax laws. Uber sells 15% stake to Softbank worth $9 billion.
12:05 PM EST December 28 2017
Apple is in talk with Riyadh for strategic investments in the region. Brigade Capital opposed Humana to deal with Kindred Healthcare. GE increases stake in Sweden-based Arcam Aktiebolag. J.B. Hunt declined despite beating fourth-quarter estimate.
11:42 AM EST December 27 2017
Apple is said to have lowered its fiscal 2018 first-quarter sales forecast for iPhone X. Aston Martin recall more than 5,000 vehicles in the U.S. Boeing confirmed talks to acquire Brazil-based jet aircraft maker Embraer.
10:50 AM EST December 26 2017
Home Depot plans to acquire supply chain solutions provider XPO Logistics. Ignyta agreed to be acquired by Switzerland-based cancer drug maker Roche Holding for $1.7 billion. Sigma Labs secured contract from Germany-based privately-held Laser Zentrum Nord.
11:50 AM EST December 21 2017
Apogee tumbled after lowering profit estimate. CarMax revenues jumped but the growth slowed mirroring industry trend. Conagra sales and net beat estimates driven by hurricane fueled demand. Lindsay net surged. Paychex beat profit and revenue estimate.
11:42 AM EST December 20 2017
Actuant reaffirmed fiscal 2018 outlook. BlackBerry net loss widened after sales declined 22%. General Mills lifted net sales forecast. Micron Technology net and revenues surged. Red Hat net soared 49% on 22% jump in revenues. Rev Group profit soared.
3:03 AM EST December 19 2017
Darden Restaurants lifted fiscal outlook. FactSet plunged 8% despite reporting rising revenues. Longfin tumbled after buying a blockchain Ziddu.com. Navistar jumped on higher sales in Canada and in the U.S. Tenet explore to sale of its Conifer unit. Worthington net declined 16%.
11:22 AM EST December 18 2017
Hershey to acquire Amplify Snack for $1.6 billion. Humana and private equity firms are in preliminary talks to buy Kindred Healthcare. Oracle agreed to acquire Australia-based Aconex for $1.2 billion. Penn National Gaming to buy Pinnacle Entertainment in $2.8 billion.
11:51 AM EST December 15 2017
Adobe Systems beats profit estimates. Costco reported strong results. Disney agreed to acquire Twenty-First Century Fox for $52.4 billion. Jabil net plunged but revenues jumped. Oracle declined despite profit beats.
12:08 PM EST December 14 2017
Danaher reaffirmed fiscal 2018 outlook. Nordson lifted fiscal 2018 sales forecast. Pier 1 Imports tumbled after profit plunged 46%. Sanderson Farms reported lower-than-expected results. Scholastic sales and profit declined but reaffirmed fiscal 2018 forecast.