E.l.f. Beauty’s quarterly results surpassed analysts’ expectations, with sales growing by 17 percent in Q4 to reach $76.4 million. The cosmetics brand earned 19 cents per share, excluding items, up from 14 cents a year earlier.
Category Archives: Market news
Monday March 13, 2017
EUR – ECB President Draghi Speaks – 1:30pm GMT
Draghi is due to deliver opening remarks at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Labs for Innovation Science and Policy Fostering, in Frankfurt. As head of the ECB, which controls short-term interest rates, he has more influence over the euro’s value than any other person. Traders scrutinize his public engagements as they are often used to drop subtle clues regarding future monetary policy.
Google is going to acquire Kaggle, a platform for predictive modeling and analytics competitions and consulting, sources say. Details about the deal are still not clear, but they may come as early as today, since Google’s Cloud Next conference in San Francisco is tonight.
Wal-Mart‘s Q4 earnings topped analysts’ expectations. The retail giant reported earnings of $1.30 per share, whereas the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate expected $1.29. Despite the fact that the company reported its 10th straight quarter of comparable sales growth, revenue fell short of expectations at $130.94 billion, versus $131.22 billion expected by Thomson Reuters.
Monday February 27, 2017
USD – Core Durable Goods Orders m/m – 1:30pm GMT
Core Durable Goods Orders m/m measure the change in the total value of new purchase orders placed with manufacturers for durable goods, excluding transportation items. Last month’s value met the forecasts at 0.5%.
If you plan on buying a new phone in the near future and you love using your iPhone’s 240fps (frames per second) slow-motion video feature, this new chip from Sony may interest you.
Pepsi Co reported earnings and revenue that topped analysts’ expectations. The company posted earnings of $1.20 per share on revenue of $19.52 billion. On average, analysts were expecting earnings of $1.16 per share on revenue of $19.51 billion, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
Tuesday February 21, 2017
AUD – Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes – 12:30am GMT
It’s a detailed record of the RBA Reserve Bank Board’s most recent meeting, providing in-depth insights into the economic conditions that influenced their decision on where to set interest rates.