• PepsiCo and Chevron climb while Smucker stumbles

    7 monthes ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday:
    PepsiCo, up $5.13 to $112.89
    The beverage company posted a larger second-quarter profit than analysts expected.
    Chevron Corp., up $1.60 to $127.59
    Energy company stocks rose Tuesday as oil prices increased.
    J.M. Smucker Co., down $1.77 to $109.14
    The food company is selling its baking business, which includes the Pillsbury brand.
    Simply Good Foods Co., up $1.73 to $16.88
    The nutritional foods company disclosed better sales than Wall Street expected.
    Lowe's Cos., up $2.05 to $99.01
    The home improvement retailer's chief...
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  • Tech companies and banks are expected to post big numbers this earnings season

    7 monthes ago - By CNBC

    Excluding tax benefits, second-quarter earnings for companies in the S&P 500 technology sector are forecast to have risen by 19.9 percent, Credit Suisse says.
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