LHC: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

The entry-level homebuilder in the Texas, Arizona, Florida and Georgia markets posted revenue of $487.3 million in the period, missing Street forecasts. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $492.5 million.

Merck KGaA raises lower end of full-year profit guidance range

“The latest forecast assumes that there will be no widespread lockdowns owing to further disease waves (in China, Europe and the United States) leading to considerably negative consequences for the economic recovery,” it said in a statement.

Home Bancorp: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

The results missed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 55 cents per share.

Tencent Music revenue jumps 18%, beats estimates, as paid subscribers flock to expanded library

The company has signed multiple partnerships with international and domestic music labels to expand its premium user base. On Monday, it also extended its multi-year licensing agreement with music company Universal Music Group (UMG), home to Taylor Swift and The Beatles, while also announcing a new joint venture music label.

The Rock Is Hollywood’s Highest Paid Actor for Second Year in a Row

At number six we have Bollywood star Akshay Kumar, the only Indian actor on the list, and one of only two Asian actors to make the top ten cut. Kumar is known for being one of the busiest actors in Bollywood, and his $48.5 million estimated earnings for 2020 are further supplemented by a wide […]

Microsoft beats Q3 estimates, but profits decline on strong dollar, weak PCs

The Devices and Consumer Other segment, including Bing, online advertising, Xbox Live, first party games, and Office 365 for consumers, boasted of a 25 percent increase in revenue, to $2.28 billion, and a 45 percent increase in gross margin, to $0.57 billion. Search advertising revenue is up 21 percent, thanks to more searches and more […]

New Mexico man in his 20s becomes the first person to die of PLAGUE in the US this year – and the second in his state since 2015

Bubonic plague is the most common form of plague and is spread by the bite of an infected flea. The infection spreads to immune glands called lymph nodes, causing them to become swollen and painful and may progress to open sores. Human-to-human transmission of bubonic plague is rare and it’s usually caught from animals.

Comcast beats revenue expectations as broadband growth overshadows pandemic hit

Comcast’s NBCUniversal segment, which includes NBC Entertainment and Universal Pictures, reported revenue of $6.12 billion, down 25.4% from a year earlier. Revenue at the filmed entertainment unit fell 18.1% from a year earlier due to shuttered movie theaters. Theme park revenue plummeted 94.1%.