Earnings Spotlight on Shares of TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRIP)

Taking a look at the current quarter EPS consensus estimate for TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRIP), we can see that the number is standing at 0.33. This estimate is comprised of 21 contributing analysts polled by Zacks Research. For the last reporting period, the company reported a quarterly EPS of 0.72. Professional Wall Street analysts have the …

Q2 2019 EPS Estimates for TCF Financial Co. (NYSE:TCF) Lowered by Analyst

TCF Financial Co. (NYSE:TCF) – Research analysts at Jefferies Financial Group cut their Q2 2019 earnings estimates for TCF Financial in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, January 8th, according to Zacks Investment Research. Jefferies Financial Group analyst C. Haire now expects that the bank will post earnings per share of $0.49 for the …

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Caterpillar (CAT) to Hold

Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Friday. According to Zacks, “Backed by strong order rates, favorable commodity prices, increasing backlog, Caterpillar guides adjusted earnings per share at $11.00-$12.00 for 2018, reflecting a 67% year-over-year growth at the mid-point. Improving demand …

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company Raises Holdings in TCF Financial Co

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company grew its stake in TCF Financial Co. (NYSE:TCF) by 3.8% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 277,913 shares of the bank’s stock after purchasing an additional 10,072 shares during the period. The Manufacturers Life Insurance …

Caterpillar swings to 4Q profit, but still falls short

In this Monday, July 24, 2017, photo, Caterpillar loaders are parked in Middleton, Mass. Caterpillar Inc. reports financial results Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola) More DEERFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Caterpillar returned to profitability in the fourth quarter, but sales have begun to slow in China and earnings failed to measure up to expectations …

Chicago Fed: Economic Growth Accelerated in December, Manufacturing

Economic growth accelerated and was much stronger than expected in January, according to a basket of indicators collected by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. The Chicago Fed National Activity Index for December rose to 0.27 from 0.21 in November. Economists had expected the index to decline to 0.15. The three-month moving average of the …

University of Minnesota, Puerto Rico groups explore energy

MINNEAPOLIS: TheUniversity of Minnesotais working with partners inPuerto Ricoto explore more resilient energy sources after Hurricane Maria left the island without electricity for months in 2017. A group of university students and faculty met with researchers, nonprofits and community members in Puerto Rico this month to learn about the island’s challenges with energy transition, the …