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Apple Dials Down Modest iPhone Hopes

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:26:06 EDT

The rally in Apple’s shares since the new iPhone was unveiled could stall, but the stock is still cheap.

Market Misses Upside on Merck

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:28:03 EDT

Strong third-quarter results and better sales for cancer and hepatitis C drugs suggest that Merck’s rise could continue.

New Sales Model Obscures Weakness at Software Maker

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:33:13 EDT

Software-maker PTC’s transition to a subscription model is clouding its results, leading to a big stock rally.

Nintendo's Tough Switch Ahead

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:24:25 EDT

Nintendo will need more support from other game makers to make its new Switch console a success.

Long-Awaited European Stock Rally May Be Here

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:15:30 EDT

European stocks haven’t lived up to expectations this year. That might make them more attractive.

Amorepacific Looks Good Despite China's Tourism Makeover

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:27:38 EDT

As South Korean stocks linked to Chinese tourists fall on concerns of a curb from Beijing, companies with strong brand recognition among China’s consumers such as Amorepacific would be good bets for bargain hunters.

Italy's Most Troubled Bank Offers Little to New Investors

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:25:25 EDT

The rehabilitation of Monte dei Paschi di Siena looks unexciting even if things go well.

NetSuite Could Sour If Oracle Bid Is Lost

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:20:07 EDT

The cloud software company’s results make it difficult to argue for a higher offer.

Online Brokers Can't Catch Up by Teaming Up

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:35:23 EDT

By acquiring rival Scottrade, TD Ameritrade can achieve needed economies of scale. But its fundamental challenges remain.

China's Big Insurance Buy Leaves Lots of Risk

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 20:02:49 EDT

With China Oceanside’s offer for U.S.-listed insurer Genworth Financial, a Chinese knight in shining armor has come to the rescue yet again. But it may not have made things safe for investors.

A Warning for Sky-High Bonds in Europe's PMI

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:39:17 EDT

Small shifts can matter a lot for markets. October’s flash eurozone PMI reading could be one of them.

Bond Trading Rebound Won't Save European Banks' Year

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:00:04 EDT

Investment banks should enjoy a recovery like U.S. peers, but last year’s washout isn’t hard to beat.

AT&T Dreams of a Hollywood Ending

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:13:42 EDT

AT&T is buying Time Warner to help it succeed in the future world of media consumption. In many ways, it already is living in that world, and it isn’t doing all that well.

Friendlier Skies Ahead for Airline Stocks

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 18:53:32 EDT

Mediocre business conditions might be good enough for airline investors.

Time for Investors to Grab the Rebound

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:03:46 EDT

Firmer global growth and a pickup in inflation are beginning to push earnings higher.

AT&T Rethinks Possible With Time Warner

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:25:38 EDT

Time Warner is an attractive media asset, but acquiring it would be a blockbuster of a gamble for AT&T.

Why Portugal and DBRS Still Matter for Europe

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:14:49 EDT

Portugal has held on to its investment-grade rating from DBRS. Drama has been averted, but remains on the agenda.

Presidential Tail Risks Tame Trading

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:02:03 EDT

Investors think they know how the election will turn out, but the risk of being wrong is keeping them from doing much of anything.

BAT-Reynolds: A Modest Premium for Modest Cost Savings

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:35:49 EDT

Given the limited scope for cost-cutting, BAT can’t afford to pay much more than a 20% premium for Reynolds American

This Chinese Auto Company May Get Caught for Speeding

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:58:08 EDT

Geely Automobile’s supercharged growth has amped up investors’ expectations. But the market is primed for a slowdown.

Music Labels Finally Hear the Sweet Sound of Success

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:34:30 EDT

Streaming services, such as Spotify, may have disrupted the music industry, but it is the long-suffering record labels, such as Sony, who are eating their lunch.

ECB and Markets: A Dangerous Obsession

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:33:53 EDT

Mario Draghi gave markets no reason to get wound up about coming ECB action. If they do so, they will only have themselves to blame.

Investors Charging Into American Express Should Think Again

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:24:10 EDT

American Express beat estimates for third-quarter earnings but still faces strong competitive pressure.

Nestlé's Growth Warning Shifts Focus to Costs

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:27:29 EDT

For the past couple of years, the problem for consumer-goods groups has been slowing sales growth in a deflationary retail environment. But attention could now turn to profit margins.

Why Battered Bank Stocks Are Blocking The ECB

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:36:56 EDT

When banks trade at very low valuations that hurts the supply of credit to the economy.

Salesforce Dreams Look More Grounded

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:57:13 EDT

The cloud company’s list of potential M&A targets makes more strategic sense than a Twitter acquisition would.

Saudi Arabia's Bond: a Defining Trade for 2016

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 20:53:04 EDT

Saudi Arabia’s $17.5 billion bond brings together oil, geopolitics and the search for yield.

ECB: Walking the Bond-Market Tightrope

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 12:07:28 EDT

The ECB’s entanglement in markets has given it a communications headache.

Morgan Stanley's 'High-Class' Problem

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 11:49:25 EDT

Morgan Stanley’s returns are held back by high capital levels, but that is a good problem to have.

Cybersecurity: Peace of Mind Isn't Priceless

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 23:37:25 EDT

Fortinet’s recent warning is the latest sign that cybersecurity demand is moderating.

Zalando Saves Its Firepower for Christmas

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:15:47 EDT

Europe’s top e-commerce company prioritized profit over sales in the third quarter, but the strategy looks temporary.

Brexit Pain Begins for Banks

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 08:40:56 EDT

Lending problems start to show as central bank faces currency and inflation pressure.

Finding Cracks in China's Growth Story

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 02:44:49 EDT

There is an assumption that Chinese consumers are flush with savings. But they are also increasingly reliant on credit.

Goldman Should Share the Wealth

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:25:39 EDT

Goldman Sachs posted good third-quarter earnings, but it could do more to ensure shareholders benefit.