The Humana headquarters office stands in Louisville, Kentucky. Ty Wright | Bloomberg | Getty Images U.S. health insurer Humana reported a third-quarter profit that beat Wall Street estimates on Wednesday on higher sales of its government-backed Medicare Advantage health plans and raised its full-year earnings forecast. Here’s what the company reported compared with what Wall
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Roku stock tanked more than 14% in after-hours trading after the company reported Q3 results. Here’s what the company reported, compared with what Wall Street expected, based on a survey of analysts by Refinitiv: Adjusted loss per share: 22 cents Revenue: $261 million vs $256.9 million, according to Refinitiv consensus estimates Analyst surveyed by Refinitiv
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“The weather’s been ferocious,” said Elizabeth Ryan, the owner of Stone Ridge Orchard. “We’re fighting for our lives in this moment of climate change.” Emma Newburger / CNBC STONE RIDGE, N.Y. — Elizabeth Ryan was standing among her ruined Golden Supreme apple trees, recalling how they were snapped and toppled by Hurricane Sandy and debating
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In the small town of Nürburg, Germany sits the legendary race track they call “The Green Hell”. It’s the Nürburgring. Between its terrifying twists, blind corners and drops, the Nürburgring remains the ultimate driver’s challenge. The Nürburgring is an iconic 93-year-old, 13-mile race track, and arguably the world’s most dangerous. The Nürburgring is actually composed
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Kenya has led Africa’s innovative and revolutionary embrace of mobile telephones, and the country’s technology sector has grown faster than all others in east Africa’s regional economic hub. Bob Collymore, chief executive of Safaricom, parent company of the mobile payment system M-Pesa, talks to Katrina Manson, east Africa correspondent. For more video content from the
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A mascot of TripAdvisor is seen at its display at a trade fair. Axel Schmidt | Reuters Shares of Expedia and TripAdvisor both reached new year-to-date lows during mid-day trade Thursday, tumbling as much as 25%. The stock plunge comes after both the travel service stocks reported third-quarter earnings misses after the bell Wednesday. Expedia
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Billionaire Mike Bloomberg could enter the presidential race and immediately make a mark, longtime Republican pollster Frank Luntz told CNBC on Friday. “Mike Bloomberg has more money than God,” said Luntz, explaining how the businessman, philanthropist and former New York City mayor could benefit from his wealth if he enters the race. He said Bloomberg
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Disney shares were up more than 5% after the company reported an earnings beat for its fiscal fourth-quarter on Thursday. Here are the key numbers: Earnings per share: $1.07, adjusted, vs. 95 cents expected, according to Refinitiv Revenue: $19.1 billion vs. $19.04 billion expected, according to Refinitiv Disney’s fiscal fourth-quarter earnings arrive just days before
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CULVER CITY, California — We recently spent a day on the set of the iconic game show “Jeopardy!.” Alex Trebek joined the show as its host in 1984. Trebek and his staff invited Business Insider to be a fly on the wall during one of the show’s production days. “Jeopardy!” is filmed on a soundstage
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► Read more at https://on.ft.com/2wpkxop FT political editor George Parker says the European elections have exposed how both Britain’s ruling Conservative and opposition Labour parties are ‘cracking up’ under the pressure of Brexit ► Subscribe to FT.com here: http://bit.ly/2GakujT ► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs For more video content from the Financial
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Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg testifies during a US House Committee on Energy and Commerce hearing about Facebook on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, April 11, 2018. Saul Loeb | AFP | Getty Images While Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google-parent Alphabet face significant antitrust risk before and after the 2020 election, the latter two
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