Accenture, Darden Restaurants, FactSet and more

Accenture, Darden Restaurants, FactSet and more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Accenture (ACN) – The consulting firm’s shares fell 3.3% in the premarket after its quarterly revenue beat forecasts but earnings were impacted by the cost of its Russia exit. Accenture raised its full-year revenue forecast but cut the top end of its projected earnings range due … Read more

Apple, Exxon, McDonald’s, Microsoft, Uber

Apple, Exxon, McDonald’s, Microsoft, Uber

Here are Tuesday’s biggest calls on Wall Street: UBS reiterates McDonald’s as buy UBS said that “favorable brand positioning should support sales and share resilience.” “We believe MCD is well positioned as a high quality, defensive compounder that should prove resilient given relative benefits from pressured consumer spending and drivers to support still solid sales … Read more

Spirit Airlines, Eli Lilly, Signature Bank and more

Spirit Airlines, Eli Lilly, Signature Bank and more

Spirit Airlines planes on the tarmac at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on February 07, 2022 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading Monday. Spirit, JetBlue — Shares of JetBlue Airways dipped 4.7% on news that the company’s offering $30 a share take over Spirit … Read more

Warren Buffett significantly increases Chevron bet, now in Berkshire’s top 4 positions

Warren Buffett significantly increases Chevron bet, now in Berkshire’s top 4 positions

Berkshire Hathaway added to its Chevron bet significantly during the first quarter, making the energy stock the conglomerate’s fourth biggest equity holding. The “Oracle of Omaha’s” Chevron investment was worth $25.9 billion at the end of March, the company’s first-quarter filing Saturday showed, a big jump from its value of $4.5 billion at the end … Read more