Gamers have spent an estimated $135 billion on games in 2018, according to Newzoo. But it isn’t just the big-name gaming companies that are making tons of cash — the gamers are, too. Gaming enthusiasts have turned playing video games into a full-time job that can earn some of them millions of dollars before age
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Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Nvidia shares plummeted as much as 16 percent during after-hours trading Thursday after the company missed on revenue. The chipmaker reported $3.18 billion in revenue versus $3.24 billion as expected by analysts in the third quarter. Nvidia’s fourth-quarter revenue guidance also fell short of expectations, at
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Ahead of the financial crisis, a buildup of leverage on bank balance sheets that went largely undetected by regulators helped cause the worst downturn since the Great Depression. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is afraid the same thing is happening again a decade later. The Massachusetts Democrat said Thursday that she thinks the Federal Reserve and its
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J.C. Penney on Thursday reported quarterly revenue that fell short of analysts’ expectations, sending shares down more than 10 percent in premarket trading. Here’s what the company reported compared with what Wall Street was expecting, based on a survey of analysts by Refinitiv: Losses per share: 52 cents, adjusted, vs. 56 cents expected Revenue: $2.65
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Nike has opened a new cutting-edge, 68,000 square foot flagship store in New York City that executives hope will change the way consumers shop for their favorite sneakers and apparel. The “House of Innovation 000” is an immersive shopping experience that combines traditional shopping with the company’s digital app to create a futuristic shopping experience.
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Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s comments about the U.S. economy on Wednesday may have been the central bank chief’s first real acknowledgment of an economic slowdown, CNBC’s Jim Cramer says. “It’s the first time that I’ve actually heard Jay Powell say, ‘You know what? We’ve got to be careful, because there are signs of the
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Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk beat third-quarter operating profit forecasts on Wednesday, but said a trade war between the United States and China had hit demand for container shipping. Maersk, the world’s biggest container shipper, said the effect of trade tensions could reduce global container trade between 0.5 and 2 percent during 2019 and 2020.
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Macy’s is set to report fiscal third-quarter earnings before the bell on Wednesday. Here’s what analysts are expecting, based on a survey by Refinitiv: * Earnings per share: 14 cents* Revenue: $5.41 billion* Same-store sales: up 2.8 percent, on an owned plus licensed basis Hoping to avoid the same fate as now-bankrupt Sears, Macy’s has
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In an uncertain investing environment, CNBC’s Jim Cramer likes to highlight “the best of the best” of the “slowdown plays,” or stocks that do well in a weaker economy. So, on Tuesday, the “Mad Money” host profiled the turnaround at Bausch Health Companies, the drugmaker formerly known as Valeant Pharmaceuticals. Under the leadership of Chairman
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Bayer’s adjusted core earnings were flat for the quarter, as better prescription numbers for cardiovascular drug Xarelto were tempered by a weaker animal health business and a strong euro weighing on the value of overseas sales. Third-quarter earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA), adjusted for one-off items, came in at 2.2 billion euros
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