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  • Chipotle detected 'unauthorized activity' in card payment network at its restaurants April 26, 2017
    Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. disclosed Wednesday that it recently detected "unauthorized activity" on the payment-processing network that supports its restaurants. Although the fast-casual Mexican food restaurant operator said it has reported the issue to the authorities and payment card processors. The company believes the issue has been contained, […]
  • Anthem stock surges 3% after first-quarter earnings beat April 26, 2017
    Anthem Inc. shares rose 2.9% in premarket trade Wednesday after the company reported a first-quarter earnings beat and upbeat full year guidance. Earnings rose to $1.0 billion, or $3.73 per share, from $703 million, or $2.63 per share, in the year-earlier period. Adjusted earnings-per-share were $4.68, compared with the FactSet consensus of $3.88. Revenue ro […]
  • KKR Real Estate Finance Trust to offer 10 million shares in IPO April 26, 2017
    KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc. unveiled Wednesday the launch of its initial public offering, in which it will sell 10 million shares priced in a range of $20.50 to $21.50. The company, which originates and acquires senior loans secured by commercial real estate assets, is planning to list on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "KREF. […]
  • Dr. Pepper Snapple earnings beat estimates, but revenue falls short April 26, 2017
    Dr. Pepper Snapple Group Inc. reported first-quarter net income of $177.0 million, or 96 cents per share, compared with $182.0 million, or 96 cents per share, for the same period last year. Adjusted earnings were $1.01 per share, ahead of the 96-cent FactSet consensus. Sales were $1.51 billion, up from $1.49 billion but below the $1.55 billion FactSet consen […]
  • Twitter shares soar after first-quarter earnings beat April 26, 2017
    Shares of Twitter Inc. soared 13% in premarket trade Wednesday after the social media company beat first-quarter earnings expectations. Twitter reported a net loss of $62 million, or a loss of 9 cents per share, compared to a net loss of $80 million, or a loss of 12 cents per share, in the year-earlier period. It reported adjusted earnings per share of 11 ce […]
  • P&G earnings beat expectations, but revenue misses April 26, 2017
    Procter & Gamble Co. shares fell 0.5% in Wednesday premarket trading after it reported third-quarter sales that missed expectations. Net income was $2.52 billion, or 93 cents per share, down from $2.75 billion, or 97 cents per share, for the same period last year. Adjusted earnings were 96 cents, beating the 94-cent FactSet consensus. Sales totaled $15.6 […]
  • Burger King parent Restaurant Brands beats first-quarter earnings expectations April 26, 2017
    Burger King and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen parent Restaurant Brands International Inc. beat first-quarter earnings expectations. It reported net income of $50.2 million, or 21 cents per share, compared to $50 million, or 21 cents per share, in the year-earlier period. It reported adjusted earnings per share of 36 cents, above the FactSet consensus of 34 cents […]
  • Northrop Grumman tops estimates, raises full-year EPS outlook April 26, 2017
    Northrop Grumman Corp. said Wednesday it had net income of $640 million, or $3.63 a share, in its first quarter, up from $556 million, or $3.03 a share, in the year-earlier period. Adjusted per-share earnings came to $3.13. Sales climbed to $6.267 billion from $5.956 billion. The FactSet consensus was for EPS of $2.93 and sales of $6.146 billion. The defense […]
  • United Technologies' stock climbs as profit and sales rise above expectations April 26, 2017
    Shares of United Technologies Corp. rose 0.8% in premarket trade Wednesday, after the diversified industrial company reported first-quarter profit and sales that beat expectations. Net earnings increased to $1.39 billion, or $1.73 a share, from $1.18 billion, or $1.42 a share, in the same period a year ago. Excluding non-recurring items, adjusted earnings pe […]
  • PepsiCo. quarterly sales, core earnings surpass expectations April 26, 2017
    PepsiCo. on Wednesday posted quarterly sales and earnings that outstripped Wall Street's forecasts. The food and beverage heavyweight said first-quarter net income was $1.32 billion, or 91 cents a share, compared with $931 million, or 64 cents a share, a year ago. Core earnings of 94 cents a share were above the FactSet estimate of 92 cents a share. Pep […]