Is Plug Power’s Recent Deals with Walmart and Amazon Enough to Establish a Foundation for Success? (21-Month Chart)

Bloomberg — Andy Marsh sees his future — and it’s forklifts. His tiny company, Plug Power Inc., makes hydrogen fuel cells, and for years he struggled to find customers. No longer. In [...]

July 28, 2017: A Week in Review (SPX 25-Year Chart)

Bloomberg — Better earnings equals higher share prices or so goes the customary thinking. For technology stocks during this reporting season, it’s the exact opposite. Companies from [...]

Amazon Profit Falls on the Heels of Growth Investments, Revenue Up 25% (21-Month Chart)

Bloomberg — Inc. reminded investors that luring shoppers away from stores and dominating the cloud-computing industry isn’t cheap. The company on Thursday forecast a potential [...]

Facebook Continues its Earnings Hot Streak, Stock at Record High (21-Month Chart)

TechCrunch — Facebook’s hot streak continued with a strong Q2 2017 earnings report. It earned $9.32 billion and $1.32 in GAAP actual EPS, compared to estimates of $9.2 billion revenue and [...]

Chipotle Mitigates Recent Norovirus Selloff with a Strong Earnings Report (12-Year Chart)

CNBC — Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) said it more than doubled its second-quarter earnings from a year ago, aided by lower costs and an improved profit margin. Shares of the company rose 3.5 [...]

Alphabet Kicks Off Another Blockbuster Earnings Week (GOOGL 12-Year Chart)

TechCrunch — Alphabet’s advertising business continues to grow at a mammoth pace despite a very hefty setback from the EU in the form of a massive fine — but all the signs might not be [...]

July 21, 2017: A Week In-Review (DJIA 50-Year Chart)

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks ticked lower on Friday as weak earnings from industrial giant General Electric weighed, while tech shares retreated from record highs and energy tracked the [...]

Microsoft Q4 ER Beat Driven by Increased Cloud Demand (12-Year Chart)

Bloomberg — Microsoft Corp.’s turnaround plan got back on track in the recent quarter, buoyed by rising sales of Internet-based software and services. Profit in the fiscal fourth quarter [...]

T-Mobile Joins this Week’s Group of Winners, Crushes Earnings Report (21-Month Chart)

Barron’s — Shares of T-Mobile US (TMUS) were halted in after-hours trading, just before the company reported Q2 revenue and profit that easily surpassed analysts’ expectations, and [...]

IBM Disappoints Again, Misses on Revenue (25-Year Chart)

Reuters – IBM Corp (IBM.N) on Tuesday reported a lower-than-expected quarterly revenue, as growth in its higher-margin businesses that include cloud and artificial intelligence services [...]