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Will American International (AIG) Disappoint Q2 Earnings? - Analyst Blog

Global multi line insurer American International Group Inc. ( AIG ) is scheduled to release second quarter 2014 financial results after the closing bell on Aug 4. In the last reported quarter, the company delivered a positive earnings surprise... Read >>

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China Stock Bets Big On Sports Lottery Fans

Some people buy scratch off lottery tickets or pick Mega Millions numbers in the hopes of getting rich quick. But others bet on their favorite sports teams because it's, well, fun. And in China, popular websites are... Read >>

Adidas Warns on Profits as Risk to Russian Economy Persists - Analyst Blog

It seems that the standoff between Russia and the West is still far from resolved and has now started hurting the European companies, even before the fresh sanctions began taking effect. Although the latest sanctions unveiled by the U.S.... Read >>

CFTC - week ending July 29: speculators more bearish on Euro, Yen The Commodity Futures Trading Commission released its weekly Commitments of Traders report for the week ending July 29 on Friday. Speculative positioning in the CME currency futures LongShortNetPriorChangeGrossChangeGrossChangeEUR 108.1k 88.8k 19.3k56.6k 1.6k164.6k17.7kGBP24.9k27.5k 2.6k75.4k3.6k50.5k6.2kJPY 73.1k 53.9k 19.2k7.8k 4.2k80.9k15.0kCHF... Read >>

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US IPO Pricing Recap: 15 IPOs in the most active week since 2007; 66% ended at or below IPO price

15 companies had initial public offerings and raised $6.4 billion this week, making it the most active week in the IPO market since 2007. Including deals that priced yesterday and began trading today, July saw 34 IPOs, a... Read >>

Will HSBC Report Dismal Earnings on Subdued Revenue Growth? - Analyst Blog

HSBC Holdings plc ( HSBC ) is slated to report second quarter 2014 results on Monday, Aug 4. In the preceding quarter, this foreign bank delivered disappointing earnings, declining 18% year over year, mainly due to a decrease in... Read >>

Can Vulcan Materials (VMC) Keep the Earnings Streak Alive? - Analyst Blog

Vulcan Materials Company ( VMC ) is set to report second quarter 2014 results on Aug 5, before the opening bell. Last quarter, the company delivered a positive earnings surprise of 17.65%. In fact, this construction aggregates producer posted... Read >>

Will Avis (CAR) Beat Q2 Earnings, Maintain Robust Q1 Trends? - Analyst Blog

We expect the leading global car rental company Avis Budget Group Inc. ( CAR ) to beat expectations when it reports second quarter 2014 results after the market closes on Aug 4.Why a Likely Positive Surprise? Our proven model... Read >>

Will Jamba (JMBA) Disappoint Earnings Again This Season? - Analyst Blog

Jamba Inc. ( JMBA ) is set to report second quarter fiscal 2014 results on Aug 4. Last quarter, the owner and franchiser of Jamba Juice stores delivered a massive negative surprise of 200%. In fact, the company has... Read >>

Is Cardinal Health (CAH) Poised to Beat Earnings Estimates? - Analyst Blog

We expect drug distributor Cardinal Health Inc. ( CAH ) to beat expectations when it reports fiscal 2014 fourth quarter results on Aug 4, before the opening bell.Why a Likely Positive Surprise? Our proven model shows that Cardinal Health... Read >>