Tag Archives: Winners

Week’s Winners and Losers: Streaming Quakes, Urban Bakes

Filed under: Netflix, Amazon.com, Wal-Mart, IPOs, Investing Chris Pizzello/Invision/APBritish pop star Adele There were plenty of winners and losers this week, with hot shows debuting on leading video streaming services and a once-popular clothing retailer making an unusual acquisition. Walmart (WMT) — Winner The turnaround at Walmart continues. The world’s largest retailer posted better-than-expected quarterly results this week. This is ...

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Week’s Winners and Losers: Hasbro Pays Off, Pier 1 Slips Off

Filed under: Earnings, Retail, Food & Beverage, Restaurants, Investing Michel Euler/APA saleswoman displays the new Monopoly board game version at a toy store in Paris. There were plenty of winners and losers this week, with a leading toymaker growing at a time when its rivals are reeling and a home goods retailer failing to live up to its promises, again. ...

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Week’s Winners and Losers: Disney Up, Windows RT Out

Filed under: Company News, Microsoft, Walt Disney, Market News, Investing Jae C. Hong/AP There were plenty of winners and losers this week, with the family entertainment giant coming through with a blowout quarterly report and the world’s largest software company finally putting an end to an ill-advised mobile platform. Office Supply Retailers — Winners Living up to the recent buyout ...

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Week’s Winners and Losers: Pimco Waning, Netflix Gaining

Filed under: Company News, Earnings, Retail, Market News, Investing Moviestore collection Ltd./AlamyA sequel to “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon” is coming to Netflix and IMAX. There were plenty of winners and losers this week, with the world’s leading online auctioneer revealing long-overdue plans to separate into two companies and the top dog in single-cup coffee brewers taking another legal hit for ...

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5 Winners and Losers of the Week in Business

Filed under: Company News, Stock Picks, Restaurants, Target, Investing Getty Images From a popular multiplex operator going public to a retailer getting hacked at the worst possible time, here’s a rundown of the week’s best and worst news from the business world. Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) — Winner Chipotle is getting a new stamp in its ethnic cuisine passport. Having ...

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5 Winners and Losers of the Holiday Week in Business

Filed under: Company News, Stock Picks, Amazon.com, Yahoo, Market News, Stocks Steve Mack/FilmMagic There was no shortage of wonders of blunders even in this holiday-shortened market week. From a retailer’s gadget going cold to some jewelers just starting to heat up, here’s a rundown of the week’s smartest moves and biggest errors in the business world. Men’s Wearhouse (MW) — ...

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After Market: Retail Registers Ring; Winners & Losers

Filed under: Retail, Market News, Stocks, Economy On Black Friday, it is all about retail. Overall, the major averages gave up most of their gains in the final minutes of trading Friday. The Dow Industrials (^DJI) edged 11 points lower, the S&P 500 (^GPSC) slipped a single point, but the Nasdaq (^IXIC) gained 15 in an abbreviated trading session. The ...

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5 Winners and Losers of the Week in Business

Filed under: Company News, JP Morgan Chase, Macy’s, Starbucks, Amazon.com, Facebook, Investing Alamy From a surprisingly strong retailer report to a coffee giant paying a big price for breaking a contract, here are the best and worst of the business world this week. Snapchat — Loser If Facebook (FB) offers you a $ 3 billion check, do you really turn ...

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