What's in the Cards for Univar (UNVR) this Earnings Season?

Univar Inc. UNVR is slated to release fourth-quarter 2016 results ahead of the bell on Feb 22. The chemical company logged adjusted earnings of 17 cents per share in third-quarter 2016, compared with earnings of 9 cents per share in the prior year quarter. That missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 20 cents. Univar recorded… Read More »

U.S. Silica (SLCA) to Post Q4 Earnings: What's in Store?

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. SLCA is set to release fourth-quarter 2016 results after the closing bell on Feb 22. Last quarter, the company posted a loss of 13 cents per share compared to a net income of 4 cents in the third-quarter 2015. However, the loss was narrower than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of a… Read More »

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Slashes Walmart, Buys 3 Stocks and Airlines in Q4

Though he campaigned for Hillary Clinton, financier Warren Buffett ( Trades , Portfolio ) divulged that he bought a lot of stocks following the election of President Donald Trump, and on Tuesday he revealed what they were. The CEO of Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A)(NYSE:BRK.B) started three new positions, in Southwest Airlines Co. ( LUV ), Monsanto… Read More »