Parks & Movies Boost Disney, While the Media Segment Struggles

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) reported earnings (PDF link) after the market closed on Tuesday, May 8th, and the “House of Mouse” posted solid results, driven primarily by blockbuster movies and attendance at its amusement parks: Net revenue of $14.5 billion, up from $13.3 billion (9% increase year-over-year) Net income of $2.94 billion, upContinue reading “Parks & Movies Boost Disney, While the Media Segment Struggles”

Solid Earnings from PepsiCo Point to Continued Growth Overseas

PepsiCo (NYSE: PEP) reported earnings last week, and the beverage and snack purveyor posted solid results: Net revenue of $12.7 billion, up from $12.0 billion (4% increase year-over-year) Net income of $1.34 billion, up from $1.32 billion (2% increase YOY) Earnings of $0.94 per share, up from $0.91 per share (3% increase YOY) If you’llContinue reading “Solid Earnings from PepsiCo Point to Continued Growth Overseas”

Record Results for Activision Blizzard Push Share Price Higher

Activision Blizzard (Nasdaq: ATVI) reported earnings after the market closed yesterday (May 3rd), and the game company continues to exceed its own expectations: Record net revenue of $1.97 billion, up from $1.73 billion (14% increase year-over-year) Net income of $500 million, up from $426 million (17% increase YOY) Earnings of $0.66 per share, up fromContinue reading “Record Results for Activision Blizzard Push Share Price Higher”

Square Continues Its Fast Growth Towards Profitability

Square (NYSE: SQ) reported earnings after the market closed on May 2, 2018, and the payment processor continues to show strong growth where it matters: Total net revenue of $669 million, up from $462 million (45% increase year-over-year) Gross payment volume of $17.8 billion, up from $13.6 billion (31% increase YOY) Adjusted revenue of $307Continue reading “Square Continues Its Fast Growth Towards Profitability”