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Royal Dutch Shell Second-Quarter Adjusted Earnings Slump

Royal Dutch Shell Second-Quarter Adjusted Earnings Slump

Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A, RDSA.L), the world’s second-largest listed oil and gas company, reported early Thursday a drop in adjusted earnings as “challenging” macroeconomic conditions in refining and lower gas prices hit revenue in the second quarter. Sales fell to $90.54 billion during the three months that ended June 30, […]

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Strong Gains for Consumer Discretionary Stocks

Top Consumer Stocks WMT -0.02% MCD +0.51% DIS +0.79% CVS +3.6% KO -0.36% Consumer stocks were posting sizable gains in recent trade, with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 climbing 0.6% this afternoon while shares of consumer discretionary firms in the S&P 500 were ahead 2%. Among […]

Wall Street Set for Rebound After Tech Fallout

Wall Street Set for Rebound After Tech Fallout

US stocks were set for an upbeat open Tuesday as markets recover after the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite index closed nearly 2% lower on Monday on concerns that tech companies were being targeted by US antitrust regulators. Oil prices nudged lower with global benchmark Brent crude down 0.82% and US crude […]