Earnings

Shares RH, the company formerly known as Restoration Hardware, plunged nearly 19 percent Friday morning after it cut its 2019 forecast, suggesting that the company’s new strategy will take longer to pay off than originally expected. Late Thursday, RH posted its fiscal fourth-quarter results, which were mixed as revenue fell short of expectations. The high-end
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Accenture on Thursday raised its full-year profit forecast after reporting better-than-expected second-quarter earnings, benefiting from its investments in digital and cloud services. The consulting and outsourcing services provider’s shares rose 4 percent before the opening bell. Much of Accenture’s recent growth has been driven by digital and cloud services, which include everything from managing clients’
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Apparel maker PVH on Wednesday forecast full-year adjusted profit and sales above Wall Street expectations, banking on higher demand for its Tommy Hilfiger branded apparels and accessories. Shares of the Calvin Klein owner, which also reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter sales and profit, rose 10 percent after the bell. The New York-based company has been giving lesser
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Tiffany on Friday reported a 1 percent drop in sales during the holiday quarter, citing “external challenges and uncertainties.” The luxury jewelry retailer said net sales fell to $1.321 billion, while analysts had been expecting sales of $1.332 billion, according to a Refinitiv survey. Tiffany reported net earnings for the quarter ended January 31 of
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Semiconductor stocks in South Korea soared on Thursday following the earnings release of U.S. chipmaker Micron Technology overnight, which bested expectations. Industry heavyweight Samsung Electronics and chipmaker SK Hynix saw their stock surge 4.09 percent and 7.66 percent, respectively. Beating on the top and bottom line, Micron reported earnings per share of $1.71 on revenue
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Chinese streaming firm Tencent Music Entertainment delivered its first earnings report as a public company, meeting market expectations but exposing soaring licence and content production costs which pulled its shares down 6 percent. The U.S.-listed company’s shares have gained about 43 percent since debuting in December, but its results published on Tuesday highlight the need
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A top executive at FedEx is flagging serious concerns in the global economy. The multinational package delivery service reported declining international revenue as a result of unfavorable exchange rates and the negative effects of trade battles. “Slowing international macroeconomic conditions and weaker global trade growth trends continue, as seen in the year-over-year decline in our
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Dollar General reported better-than-expected same-store sales on Thursday, as its customers spent more on groceries at the discount retailer’s stores, benefiting from an earlier-than-usual issue of food stamps. Same-store sales rose 4 percent in the fourth-quarter ended Feb. 1, beating the 2.6 percent increase analysts had estimated, according to IBES data from Refinitiv. Net sales
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