Market Overview


  • Market Overreacted To Ford Motor Company's Decreased Profit Outlook, Analysts Say

    Friday, October 3, 2014 - 4:03pm Analyst Color, AutoTrader, F, Ford, GM, IHS, Kelley Blue Book, Market

    Earlier this week, Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) CEO Mark Fields informed investors that the automaker is decreasing its profit outlook for the rest of the year by approximately $1.5 billion less than it was slated for in July, The Wall Street Journal reported. After the announcement, Ford...

  • Hennes & Mauritz August Sales Surge 19%

    Monday, September 15, 2014 - 4:34am HNNMY, News, Sales

    Hennes & Mauritz (OTC: HNNMY) reported a 19% rise in its August sales. Hennes & Mauritz's sales jumped 17% in July, while sales rose 12% in June. H&M's sales in the third quarter surged 16% y/y to SEK45.26 billion, compared to SEK37.41 billion, in the year-ago period. Excluding VAT,...

  • Nestlé Q1 Sales Fall 5.1%

    Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 4:41am News, NSRGY, Sales

    Nestlé SA (OTC: NSRGY) posted a 5.1% fall in its first-quarter sales. Nestlé's quarterly sales dropped to 20.82 billion Swiss francs ($23.64 billion), down from 21.94 billion francs, in the year-ago period. However, analysts were expecting sales of 21.32 billion francs. The company also...

  • TSMC March Sales Gain 13.2%

    Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 4:20am News, Sales, TSM

    Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE: TSM) posted a 13.2% gain in March sales. TSMC's sales surged to T$49.96 billion ($1.66 billion) in the month. For the year-to-date, TSMC's sales climbed 11.7% to T$148.22 billion. TSMC shares closed at $20.15 yesterday.

  • Chrysler Sales Rise 13% In March

    Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 7:27am News, Sales

    Chrysler Group LLC reported a 13% gain in its March sales. Chrysler sold 193,915 units in March. Its first-quarter sales jumped 11% y/y. The Jeep brand's sales jumped 47% to 57,983 units in March.

  • Sainsbury Posts Drop In Q4 Sales

    Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 4:32am JSAIY, News, Sales, Retail Sales

    J Sainsbury PLC (OTC: JSAIY) posted a decline in its Q4 sales. Sainsbury's total sales fell 1.5%; while sales excluding fuel slipped 1%. Its like-for-like sales tumbled 3.8%, while sales excluding fuel dropped 3.1%. Sainsbury shares closed at $20.96 yesterday.

  • Hennes & Mauritz February Sales Surge 11%

    Monday, March 17, 2014 - 4:03am HNNMY, News, Sales, Retail Sales

    Swedish retailer Hennes & Mauritz AB (OTC: HNNMY) reported an 11% gain in its total sales, including VAT, in February. Analysts were estimating a 13.8% gain in sales. The total number of stores rose 13.3% y/y. Hennes & Mauritz's sales including VAT climbed 13% to SEK37.52 billion in the...

  • Ford China Sales Surge 35% in December

    Monday, January 6, 2014 - 6:30am F, News, Sales

    Sales at Ford Motor Co (NYSE: F) and its local partners in China surged 35% y/y to 94,838 vehicles in December, versus a 47% gain in November. In 2013, sales at Ford gained 49% to 935,813 vehicles on a wholesale basis. Ford shares closed at $15.51 on Friday.

  • Hennes & Mauritz October Same-Store Sales Rise 1%

    Friday, November 15, 2013 - 4:34am HNNMY, News, Sales, Retail Sales

    Hennes & Mauritz AB (OTC: HNNMY) reported a 1% rise in its same-store sales in October. Analysts were expecting same-store sales to increase 3% in the month. Its total sales surged 11% y/y in October, versus analysts' expectations for a 12.4% gain. Hennes & Mauritz shares closed at $8.07...

  • UMC Sales Surge 14.7% In September

    Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 3:32am News, Sales, UMC

    Taiwan's United Microelectronics (NYSE: UMC) reported a 14.7% y/y gain in September sales. UMC's sales for the month surged to $369.03 million. UMC shares closed at $2.13 yesterday.


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