James Tahaney masses textbooks on to a pallet in preparation for delivery on the Chegg warehouse in Shepherdsville, Kentucky, April 29, 2010.
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Check out the businesses making headlines in noon buying and selling.
Paramount Global – Shares fell 1.7% after the leisure large reported first-quarter income under expectations. The media firm posted income of $7.33 billion versus the StreetAccount consensus of $7.39 billion. Profit got here in above estimates, with Paramount posting adjusted quarterly earnings of 60 cents per share versus 52 cents per share.
Logitech – The know-how inventory dipped 1.8% after the corporate decreased its fiscal yr 2023 outlook as a result of warfare in Ukraine. The firm beat Wall Street expectations on the highest and backside traces.
Chegg – Shares cratered 28% regardless of the monetary training firm’s beat on earnings expectations. Chegg shared weak steerage for the second quarter and yr. Further, executives famous that persons are prioritizing incomes over studying, which is resulting in smaller course masses and delayed faculty enrollment.
Nutrien – Shares gained 6.7% after Nutrien raised its full-year steerage amid a surge in crop costs. The firm did, nonetheless, submit a weaker-than-expected earnings per share, in response to StreetAccount estimates.
Hilton Worldwide – Shares of the resort large fell 2.2% after the corporate issued a lower-than-expected full-year outlook as a part of its earnings report for the latest quarter. The inventory value fell on the steerage regardless of the resort operator beating earnings estimates.
Biogen – Biogen shares jumped about 1.1% after the corporate beat on income and reported earnings that fell according to estimates within the current quarter. The drugmaker additionally mentioned its CEO Michel Vounatsos could be stepping down.
Pfizer – Pfizer’s inventory added 1.7% after earnings and income within the first quarter beat estimates on the highest and backside traces. The firm reported a revenue of $1.62 per share on revenues of $25.66 billion. Analysts anticipated $1.47 per share on $23.86 billion in income, in response to Refinitiv.
Expedia – The journey reserving website operator’s shares tumbled by greater than 13% after the corporate reported a blended earnings report that led no less than eight Wall Street analysts to lower their value targets on the inventory. Expedia posted a lack of 47 cents per share for its most up-to-date quarter, though that was narrower than the loss anticipated by analysts, by 15 cents per share, in response to Refinitiv.
BP – The power inventory jumped about 7.7% after the oil firm reported better-than-expected earnings and income for its newest quarter. BP did take a $25.5 billion cost for exiting its Russian operations.
Clorox — Shares rose about 2% after the maker of cleansing merchandise surpassed earnings expectations. Clorox earned $1.31 per share on revenues of $1.81 billion in its most up-to-date quarter. Analysts surveyed by Refinitiv forecast 97 cents earnings per share on revenues of $1.79 billion. The agency additionally lowered its full-year gross margin estimates.
DocuSign – Shares fell 1.6% after Wedbush downgraded the inventory to underperform from impartial. “This WFH beneficiary could see difficult growth ahead not factored into shares at current prices in our opinion,” Wedbush mentioned.
Tyson Foods – Shares pulled again almost 3% after Piper Sandler downgraded the inventory and mentioned the corporate might be harm by rising meals costs as shoppers lower down on spending. “Consumers we survey say they are cutting back on basics,” Piper Sandler mentioned.
JPMorgan Chase, Morgan Stanley – Shares rose after Oppenheimer upgraded the financial institution shares, saying the names are “on sale” after a pullback this yr. JPMorgan Chase gained 2.9% whereas Morgan Stanley added 3.1%.
Carvana – Shares sunk greater than 5% after Wells Fargo downgraded the inventory to equal weight from obese, citing an absence of near-term catalysts.
Charter Communications – The cable firm noticed shares fall 1.5% after Bank of America downgraded the inventory to impartial from purchase on account of broadband development issues.
Estee Lauder – Shares dropped 4.8% after the wonder firm missed income estimates in its newest quarterly report. Estee Lauder posted income of $4.25 billion versus the Refinitiv consensus estimate of $4.31 billion.
Devon Energy – The power inventory jumped greater than 9% after a stronger-than-expected quarterly report. The firm posted adjusted earnings of $1.88 per share versus $1.75 per share anticipated, in response to StreetAccount.
— CNBC’s Samantha Subin, Sarah Min and Tanaya Macheel contributed reporting.