Intel’s Earnings Missed by a Mile. The Stock Is Plunging.

Text size Slowing demand for PCs is bad news for Intel. David Paul Morris/Bloomberg Intel ’s second-quarter earnings fell far short of expectations and the company provided a bleak outlook for the current quarter, hammering the stock. Management of the chip maker blamed a deteriorating macroeconomic environment but said some of its woes were self-inflicted. … Read more

Apple Earnings Day Is Here. The Dollar and Inflation Could Bite.

Text size Apple is more exposed to the consumer economy than other tech hardware companies. Photo by DANIEL SLIM/AFP via Getty Images Apple will report June quarter earnings late Thursday, and CEO Tim Cook will face questions about everything from currency headwinds to slowing Mac sales. The company faces considerable crosswinds. For starters, with a … Read more

Coca-Cola Beats Earnings Estimates and Lifts Revenue Guidance

Text size Consumer staples like Coke have held up better than the broader market this year. Scott Olson/Getty Images While the rest of the market has fizzled, Coke has had a great year. The company’s second-quarter earnings topped expectations, while its guidance raise bolstered investor confidence that the beverage giant could be well-poised to navigate … Read more

AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile Earnings Are Coming. What to Expect.

AT&T is among the big telecoms reporting earnings this week. Stefani Reynolds / AFP via Getty Images Text size Telecom stocks have been a haven in 2022, with the big U.S. companies leading the market after a challenging 2021 performance. Second-quarter earnings season will be the next test for the group. AT&T (ticker: T) and … Read more

Nvidia Reports Earnings Today. What to Expect.

Text size Nvidia recently said it was slowing down the pace of its hiring. Dreamstime Nvidia reports earnings after the close on Wednesday. While some analysts have expressed concerns over how weakness in the tech sector could impact the semiconductor maker, one analyst believes there may yet be a silver lining. Demand for data centers … Read more

Home Depot Sees Record First-Quarter Sales. The Stock Is Rising.

Text size Home Depot tops first-quarter earnings expectations. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Home Depot ’s sales rose to the highest ever for the first quarter of the year. The retailer exceeded earnings expectations in the quarter. Earnings per share were $4.09, up from $3.86 a year earlier. Analysts expected earnings of $3.69 a share. “The solid … Read more

Microsoft Reports Earnings Today. Here’s What to Expect.

Text size Investors will be watching for news about Microsoft’s purchase of Activision Blizzard. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Microsoft ’s quarterly results are likely to show a continued run of strong growth, but the skies aren’t entirely clear. Figures for the software company’s fiscal third quarter which ended in March, are due after the close of … Read more

Alibaba’s Earnings Are Today. What to Expect.

Text size Alibaba investors had it tough in 2021. So far, 2022 is shaping up to be better. Greg Baker/AFP via Getty Images Earnings from Alibaba  will be closely watched by investors after a tumultuous year for the Chinese tech giant, which continues to face regulatory and macroeconomic headwinds. Expectations are for Alibaba (ticker: BABA) … Read more