Tag: Earnings

Do Share Prices Overreact To Earnings?

Do Share Prices Overreact To Earnings?

Behavioural Finance combines behavioural and cognitive psychology theory with conventional economics and finance. Essentially it attempts to account or add the “human” element into understanding how the markets behave. While still a relative new area, it has garnered a great […]

Earnings Mislead Investors In Quest For Growth

Earnings Mislead Investors In Quest For Growth

As earnings season rumbles on, analysts remain fixated on the bottom line of company reports. But earnings tell only a partial story. There’s a better way to identify businesses that can generate long-term growth. Just look at the news headlines […]

Square Inc Stock Soars As Analysts Boost Price Targets

Square Inc Stock Soars As Analysts Boost Price Targets

Square stock touched a new all-time on Thursday after analysts boosted their price targets en masse due to the company’s strong earnings report. Not only were the company’s fourth quarter results solid, but the company’s full-year EBITDA outlook was ahead […]

Chesapeake Energy Corporation Shares Rise After Earnings

Chesapeake Energy Corporation Shares Rise After Earnings

Chesapeake Energy released its latest quarterly numbers before opening bell this morning. The company reported adjusted earnings of 7 cents per share on $2.02 billion in revenue, compared to Wall Street’s estimates of 7 cents per share and $2.04 billion. […]