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Waters' (WAT) Q1 Earnings Beat, Revenues Miss Estimates

5h zacks
Waters Corporation (WAT - Free Report) reported first-quarter 2018 non-GAAP earnings of $1.59 per share, which surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 4 cents. The figure increased 8.9% on a year-over-year basis but declined 36.6% sequentially. Net sales increased 6.6% year over year but decreased 22.7% sequentially to $531 million. The figure missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $533 million. The year-over-year growth was attributed to improved end-market results, especially in the pharmaceutical market.
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SAP SE (SAP) Reports Y/Y Increase in Q1 Earnings, Ups View

7h zacks
SAP SE (SAP - Free Report) reported first-quarter 2018 IFRS earnings per share of €0.59 (71 cents), reflecting a surge of 37% on a year-over-year basis. The year-over-year improvement was primarily attributable to a notable increase in operating profit. However, the bottom line fell short of the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 87 cents per share. Total revenues, on IFRS basis, for the quarter were €5.26 billion ($6.
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Tuesday’s Vital Data: Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), Facebook Inc. (FB) and AT&T Inc. (T)

8h investorplace
U.S. stock futures are headed higher this morning, pointing toward a positive open. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is on track to break its four-session losing streak, but corporate earnings have yet to play out.
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Profit From Tech Sector Turbulence With These 5 Value Picks

8h zacks
Tech stocks have been feeling the heat for quite a while now with all major players taking a beating. The latest prediction by Morgan Stanley (MS - Free Report) that iPhone sales will soften in the June quarter has further taken its toll on tech stocks. Last week, chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM - Free Report) came up with a weak financial outlook, which also had a domino effect on the entire technology sector, especially on semiconductor stocks.
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ZTE defends R&D, innovation as US export ban raises calls in China for ‘core tech’ development

12h scmp
The US export ban threatens to put ZTE, China’s largest listed telecommunications equipment maker, out of business
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Monday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

2018-04-23 247wallst
Monday was a down day for the broad U.S. markets, a continuation from the overall drop that started on Thursday. At some point in the day all three of the major indices were positive. Crude oil saw another gain, again moving a step closer to reaching $70. The S&P 500 sectors were more or less split down the middle. The most positive sectors were energy and health care up 0.6% and 0.4%, respectively.
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The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Caterpillar, Mastercard, Goldman, Boeing and Amazon.com

2018-04-23 zacks
Chicago, IL – April 23, 2018 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include Caterpillar Inc. (CAT - Free Report) , Mastercard Inc. (MA - Free Report) , Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS - Free Report) , Boeing Company (BA - Free Report) and Amazon.
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Micron (MU) Down 14.1% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

2018-04-23 zacks
A month has gone by since the last earnings report for Micron Technology, Inc. (MU - Free Report) . Shares have lost about 14.1% in that time frame.
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Can Facebook, Apple and Google keep powering tech’s growth? - MarketWatch

2018-04-23 marketwatch
As earnings season ramps into full gear, the performance of some of the biggest names could determine future of the tech boom
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Stocks To Watch: Earnings Blockbusters And Trump Talks Drug Prices

2018-04-21 seekingalpha
Welcome to Seeking Alpha's Stocks to Watch - a preview of key events scheduled for the next week. Follow this account and turn the e-mail alert on to receive this article in your inbox every Saturday morning.
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5 Big-Brand American Stocks to Sail Through an Edgy Market

2018-04-20 investorplace
U.S. bond yields scaled record highs after inflation expectations hit the highest level in three and a half years. Such a spike in yields led to a steep decline in equity markets, while a disappointing revenue forecast by a major Asian chipmaker weighed on the sought-after technology sector. Amid all these, the working and middle class criticized the new tax law and that doesn’t sound good for the nine-year old bull market.
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Taiwan Semi (TSM) Q1 Earnings Lag Estimates, Revenues Up Y/Y

2018-04-20 zacks
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSM - Free Report) reported first-quarter 2018 earnings of 59 cents per ADR unit which missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 1 cent and also declined from 64 cents reported in the previous quarter. However, it surged from the year-ago bottom-line figure of 54 cents. Adjusted revenues grew 12.7% on a year-over-year basis but fell 8.2% sequentially to $8.46 billion.
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Stock Market News For Apr 20, 2018

2018-04-20 zacks
U.S. stock markets ended in the red on Thursday with all three major indexes declined broadly. Thursday’s earnings results failed to live up to investor’s expectations despite remain strong. Moreover, a spike in the yield of 10-year Treasury Note also panicked investors. However, the markets shed some of its losses in the final hour of trading following as the news surfaced that President Trump is not the subject of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
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5 Big-Brand American Stocks to Sail Through an Edgy Market

2018-04-20 zacks
U.S. bond yields scaled record highs after inflation expectations hit the highest level in three and a half years. Such a spike in yields led to a steep decline in equity markets, while a disappointing revenue forecast by a major Asian chipmaker weighed on the sought-after technology sector. Amid all these, the working and middle class criticized the new tax law and that doesn’t sound good for the nine-year old bull market.
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MU: Micron Technology Stock Analysis and Research Report

2017-10-02 - Asif

Micron Technology is a world leader in innovative memory solutions. Through the company global brands – Micron ® , Crucial ® , Lexar ® , and Ballistix ® – the company broad portfolio of high-performance memory technologies, including DRAM, NAND, NOR Flash, and 3D XPoint™ memory, is transforming how the world uses information. Backed by more than 35 years of technology leadership, the company memory solutions enable the world's most innovative computing, consumer, enterprise storage, data center, mobile, embedded, and automotive applications. The accompanying consolidated financial statements include the accounts of Micron and the company consolidated subsidiaries and have been prepared in accordance with accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America consistent in all material respects with those applied in the company Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended September 1, 2016. In the opinion of the company management, the accompanying unaudited consolida...

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