Will the Competition Suck Up iRobot"s Profit?

iRobot is starting to recover from its recent sell-off, but competitive threats still loom large for the first mover......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 13th, 2018

Lumber Liquidators" Headaches Include Traffic, Competition From Home Depot, Analyst Says

Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc (NYSE: LL) shares soared in late 2017 when the company reported its first profit since a 2015 laminate scandal, implying that the company has navigated t Latest Rating.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 12th, 2018

Airline sector marred by closures and customer failures

While greater competition in the airline sector has made air travel more accessible, the small margins airlines are working with has seen customer care suffer at the hands of profit . Kate King looks back at the major challenges of 2017.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersDec 29th, 2017

Nike"s profit tops estimates but margins dip on weak North America demand

(Reuters) - Nike Inc's growth in international markets helped the company's quarterly profit and sales beat Wall Street estimates on Thursday, but a drop in gross margins indicated severe price competition in North America, its largest market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 21st, 2017

Sun Pharma"s specialty drugs face competition in US

The Mumbai-based pharma major reported 59% decline in its net profit for the quarter ending September to Rs 912 cr.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 12th, 2017

iRobot: Effect Of Competition And Outlook For 2018

iRobot: Effect Of Competition And Outlook For 2018.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaDec 3rd, 2017

China"s swings to third-quarter profit, lifting shares

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's second biggest e-commerce company,, reported an unexpected profit in the third quarter, though it lost about 100 merchants to fierce competition in the run-up to this month's Singles' Day shopping extravaganza......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 13th, 2017

Competition clouds Cadila Healthcare"s FY19 profit

Approval to Teva for key drug Lialda and sustained price erosion lead to stock downgrades.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 12th, 2017

Under Armour Vows Changes as Quarterly Sales Fall for First Time

Under Armour reported lower sales and profit and trimmed its full-year outlook as it struggles with slack demand and increasing competition in North America......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 31st, 2017

Intel Lifts Guidance as Profit Surges 34%

Intel Corp. said its profit rose 34% despite increasing competition in its core markets of supplying chips for personal computers and corporate servers......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 26th, 2017

Kroger Shares Fall on Profit Drop

Kroger Co.’s profit fell sharply as the nation’s largest supermarket chain slashed prices and invested in new technology to keep up with rising competition among grocers......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 8th, 2017

Kroger"s profit slides after aggressively slashing prices (KR)

Hollis Johnson(Reuters) - Kroger Co, the biggest U.S. supermarket company, reported a 7.8 percent fall in quarterly profit on Friday as it discounted aggressively to fend off competition .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 8th, 2017

Kroger"s profit dips on aggressive price cuts, shares slide

Kroger Co, the biggest U.S. supermarket company, reported a 7.8 percent fall in quarterly profit on Friday as it discounted aggressively to fend off competition from Wal-Mart Stores Inc and other retailers......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 8th, 2017

The Biggest Challenge Facing iRobot Stock

This robot maker is a clear market leader, but it may soon face increasing competition on a variety of fronts......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 28th, 2017

Salesforce’s Profit Narrowly Beats Analyst Estimates As Costs Rise

Shares fall slightly. reported a quarterly profit that edged past analysts’ estimates as it continued to invest heavily to fend off competition. The cloud-based software maker has boosted spending on research and develop.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 22nd, 2017

Multiple air pockets hit Blue Dart

High competition and increasing costs hit revenue and profit.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 15th, 2017

Blue Apron"s Costs Eat Profit; Shares Sour

Shares in Blue Apron Holdings Inc. dropped as much as 15% as the meal-kit maker struggled to reassure investors that it can contain costs and fend off competition in the fast-growing food delivery business......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 10th, 2017

Why Ford"s Profit in China Fell 34% in the Second Quarter

Was it fierce competition from low-cost Chinese automakers? Not exactly, said Ford's CFO......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 29th, 2017

A strong 2Q for Merck, outlook mixed

Sustained cost cuts helped push second-quarter profit at Merck up 61 percent, easily topping Wall Street expectations, as growing sales of new cancer and hepatitis C medicines offset growing competition that older drugs face from generics......»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsJul 28th, 2017

Intel Finds Room to Boost Revenue

Intel Corp. said adjusted quarterly profit increased as the company posted revenue growth in many of its units despite growing competition in core markets......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 27th, 2017

AmEx profit dips as it splurges on customer rewards

(Reuters) - American Express Co's profit declined 33 percent in the second quarter, hurt partly by higher expenses, as the card company spent heavily on rewards to woo customers amid intense competition from big U.S. banks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 19th, 2017