Markets Watch: Del Frisco’s Restaurant (NASDAQ:DFRG) Hits Record High

Del Frisco’s Restaurant (NASDAQ:DFRG)┬áreached a record high Wednesday after reporting an improved Q4 year-over-year but fell short of analysts’ expectations. The company also provided fiscal 2014 earnings guidance below Street estimates. Shares are up 0.74% at $24.44, reaching an all-time high of $25.64. The company, which owns and operates Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House, Sullivan’s Steakhouse, and Del Frisco’s Grille, reported Q4 adjusted earnings … Continue reading Markets Watch: Del Frisco’s Restaurant (NASDAQ:DFRG) Hits Record High

Transocean (NYSE: RIG) and Dollar Tree (NASDAQ: DLTR) Highlight After-Market Earnings

Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) is due to issue its quarterly earnings report in the upcoming extended-hours session. Given its history, traders can expect very active trading in the issue immediately following its quarterly earnings announcement. Historical earnings event related premarket and after-hours trading activity in RIG indicates that the price change in the extended hours is likely to be of limited value in forecasting additional … Continue reading Transocean (NYSE: RIG) and Dollar Tree (NASDAQ: DLTR) Highlight After-Market Earnings

Momentum Stocks for February 26th: CPS, JAKK, ARCC

Cooper-Standard Holdings (NASDAQ:CPS), the parent company of automotive systems and components supplier Cooper Standard Automotive, is considering buying TI Automotive, Reuters reported citing unnamed people with knowledge of the matter. Cooper-Standard is evaluating a takeover bid for TI Automotive, which is estimated to have an enterprise value of more than $2 billion, Reuters said. The two companies both have annual sales of about $3 billion. … Continue reading Momentum Stocks for February 26th: CPS, JAKK, ARCC

Stock in News: Twitter (NASDAQ TWTR) Acquires Niche To Simplify Brand Connections

Twitter (NASDAQ TWTR) is trying rather desperately to get more content onto its website. The social media company has acquired Niche which would supposedly help social media stars connect with the brands. This new acquisition should be a major help to the social media stars as they would be connected rather well to the different brands. The terms of the deal between Twitter and Niche … Continue reading Stock in News: Twitter (NASDAQ TWTR) Acquires Niche To Simplify Brand Connections

Stock in Action: Microsoft (NASDAQ MSFT) Updates Windows 10 Preview with Universal Office

Microsoft (NASDAQ MSFT) can do no wrong at this point of time. The tech giants are on their way to release Windows 10. After releasing the technical preview of Windows 10 on February 13th, Microsoft have made the big technical preview available as an open project. Several changes are being made to it and it seems only a matter of time after which Microsoft would … Continue reading Stock in Action: Microsoft (NASDAQ MSFT) Updates Windows 10 Preview with Universal Office

After Hours Earnings Roundup – KOS, TXRH, RP, WGMI, SCTY, FI, SF

Kosmos Energy (NYSE:KOS) is higher after the oil exploration and production company reported that for Q4, its earnings were in line while revenue topped Street forecasts. Shares are up 2.73% at $10.91, with a 52-week range of $9.71 – $12.17. KOS said Q4 net income fell to $0.01 from $0.08 a year ago, in line with analysts’ estimates, according to Capital IQ. Total revenue was … Continue reading After Hours Earnings Roundup – KOS, TXRH, RP, WGMI, SCTY, FI, SF