Roku, Amazon, First Solar, Intel, Apple & extra


People go by a video signal show with the brand for Roku, a Fox-backed video streaming agency, that held it is IPO on the Nasdaq Marketsite in New York, September 28, 2017.

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Check out the businesses making headlines in noon buying and selling Friday.

Amazon — Shares of the e-commerce large jumped 10.4%, giving the broader market a lift, after the corporate reported better-than-expected second-quarter income and issued an optimistic outlook. Revenue progress of seven% within the second quarter topped estimates, bucking the pattern amongst its Big Tech friends.

Roku — Roku shares plummeted 23.1% after the streaming firm reported disappointing outcomes for the second quarter, because it faces a slowdown in promoting. The firm shared disappointing steering for the present quarter, noting that dwindling advert spending and recessionary fears might proceed to impression its enterprise going ahead.

Apple — Shares of Apple rose 3.3% after the corporate beat Wall Street revenue and income forecasts, and CEO Tim Cook stated he expects progress to speed up regardless of “pockets of softness.” Sales of its iPhone noticed double-digit progress in new prospects.

First Solar — Shares of First Solar surged 12.1% after the corporate reported better-than-expected earnings for the second quarter. Oppenheimer additionally upgraded the inventory to outperform from impartial on Friday citing a deal reached between Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.V. and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., on a invoice that features local weather spending.

Chevron, Exxon Mobil — The vitality shares jumped on the again of file income reported of their second-quarter earnings, boosted by greater oil and gasoline costs. Chevron jumped 8.9%, and Exxon Mobil added 4.6%.

Bloomin’ Brands — Shares jumped 3.1% after Bloomin’ Brands reported second-quarter earnings that beat analyst expectations. The restaurant firm behind Outback Steakhouse and different manufacturers earned 68 cents per share on income of $1.13 billion. Analysts anticipated a revenue of 61 cents per share on income of $1.1 billion, based on Refinitiv.

Stanley Black & Decker — Shares of the toolmaker firm slid 1.3% on Friday, constructing on a 16% loss on Thursday that got here after a disappointing quarterly report and steering lower. Wolfe Research downgraded the inventory to see carry out from outperform, saying that “destructive information circulate possible dominates” by the top of this 12 months.

Procter & Gamble — The shopper items firm posted blended second-quarter outcomes, sending shares down 6.2%. Procter & Gamble additionally stated it expects rising commodity prices will proceed to be a problem forward.

Church & Dwight — Shares dropped 8.6% after the family merchandise firm behind Arm & Hammer reported a income miss in its most-recent quarter, citing larger inflationary pressures.

Intel — Shares of the chipmaker tumbled 8.6% after a second-quarter report that got here in effectively wanting expectations. Intel reported 29 cents in adjusted earnings per share on $15.32 billion of income. Analysts surveyed by Refinitiv had penciled in 70 cents in earnings per share on $17.92 billion of income. Third-quarter steering additionally got here in beneath expectations. Susquehanna downgraded the inventory to destructive from impartial, warning that free money circulate could possibly be “considerably depressed for at the least the following few years.”

— CNBC’s Yun Li, Tanaya Macheel, Jesse Pound, Carmen Reinicke and Samantha Subin contributed reporting


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