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The Wall Street Journal: Return of ‘Game of Thrones’ brings record ratings for HBO

A record 17.4 million people tuned in Sunday night for the beginning of the end of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” according to Nielsen and the network......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 15th, 2019

The Ratings Game: Nutanix stock heads for worst day on record, analysts say cloud specialist is spread too thin

Former Wall Street darling Nutanix Inc. is on pace to lose more than a quarter of its value Friday, after the cloud-computing company delivered an extremely downbeat forecast......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 2nd, 2019

The Ratings Game: Altria may be adding a Juul to its crown if talks with e-cigarette company end in deal

Altria Group shares rose 2% Thursday after a Wall Street Journal report that the company is in talks to take a significant minority stake in e-cigarette startup Juul Labs, with analysts saying the move could be transformational......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 30th, 2018

Wall Street Journal, New York Times win Pulitzers

Bank of America’s consumer bankers outdid their colleagues in trading for the second quarter in a row as the company leaned on retail lending to generate record profit…; Net interest income at the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 21st, 2019

Kids stuff: NHL creates Gen Z board for advice

A few months after joining the National Hockey League as its chief marketing officer in October 2016, Heidi Browning spoke to the Wall Street Journal about some of the league’s plans to attract younger fans to the game......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Microsoft’s new Xbox ditches discs, will offer only downloaded games

Microsoft Corp. is planning to sell an Xbox videogame machine that doesn’t use discs or cartridges, a first for a major console maker and a move that brings the industry a step closer to an all-digital, streaming future......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2019

Despite Record Bull Market, Pension Plans In Miserable Shape: Illinois Is Worst

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk, The amount owed to retirees accelerated faster than assets on hand despite a record bull market. The Wall Street Journal reports the Long Bull Market Has Failed to Fix P.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 15th, 2019

The Ratings Game: Square investors may be overlooking a key metric

Square shares rise after a pair of Wall Street analysts pen bullish notes about the company’s prospects......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 28th, 2019

The Ratings Game: Tesla’s introduction to the Model Y underwhelms and stock promptly falls

Tesla Inc.’s newly revealed Model Y has failed to excite Wall Street, with some investors saying the unveiling of the crossover vehicle played out like an infomercial that sought to mask weaker Model 3 demand and a cash grab......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Pilot of crashed Ethiopian Airlines jet reported flight-control problems

The pilot of the Ethiopian Airlines jet that crashed Sunday reported that he was having flight-control problems and wanted to return to the airport, the chief executive of the airline said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 13th, 2019

Pilot of crashed Ethiopian Airlines jet reported flight control problems: WSJ

The pilot of the crashed Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX 8 jet had reported flight-control problems and wanted to return to the airport, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing the chief executive officer of the airline......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 13th, 2019

The Ratings Game: Zscaler, Splunk head in different directions as analysts hike price targets after strong earnings

Zscaler Inc. and Splunk Inc. both topped Wall Street estimates in earnings reports late Thursday and saw shares surge in the extended session, but only one of the software companies retained that momentum into Friday trading......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 2nd, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Tesla makes record $920 million payment for convertible bond

Tesla Inc. delivered its largest-ever bond payment Friday, a move that likely used up nearly a quarter of its cash at a time when the company faces increasing scrutiny from regulators and investors......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 1st, 2019

The Ratings Game: Square stock falls after earnings as analysts digest revenue slowdown

Square Inc. just reported what one analyst described as a “very Square-like quarter,” but Wall Street is fretting about what’s to come for the fintech darling......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 28th, 2019

The Ratings Game: Mylan stock spirals after earnings miss and weak guidance

Shares of Mylan N.V. plummeted 12% on Wednesday after the drugmaker announced fourth-quarter earnings on Tuesday evening that missed Wall Street expectations and gave weaker-than-expected guidance for 2019.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 27th, 2019

The Ratings Game: Wall Street keeps the faith on Tesla despite Musk, SEC tiff

Investors keep their views on Tesla Inc. a day after latest squabble between Chief Executive Elon Musk and regulators. “Healthy disregard for the rules is what makes Elon, Elon,” one of them says......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 26th, 2019

The Ratings Game: Apple investors want M&A to speed up services growth, analyst says

Apple Inc. is reportedly planning to launch new subscription offerings in the next few months, but one analyst thinks that Wall Street is hoping for more creative announcements from the smartphone giant......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 20th, 2019

The Ratings Game: Tesla’s stock jumps 4% on upgrade that foresees a more stable year in 2019

Canaccord says Wall Street is not fully appreciating the strong electric vehicle story and believes Tesla is gearing up for a year of growth......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 11th, 2019

The Ratings Game: Tesla stock jumps 4% as Canaccord upgrades and predicts a more stable year in 2019

Canaccord says Wall Street is not fully appreciating the strong electric vehicle story and believes Tesla is gearing up for a year of growth......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 11th, 2019

The Ratings Game: GM investors are undervaluing company’s restructuring savings, Deutsche Bank says

Wall Street underestimates the “large immediate” savings General Motors Co. will garner from its sweeping restructuring plan this year and the next, Deutsche Bank says......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 7th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Yes, ‘Game of Thrones’ just hijacked Bud Light’s Super Bowl commercial

The brewer allowed a 60-second Bud Light spot to double as a “Game of Thrones” promo and reluctantly consented to sacrifice the Bud Knight, one of its most visible fictional pitchmen, who died violently in the ad......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 3rd, 2019