Tag: Corporate Strategy/Planning

Oracle stock falls despite earnings beat, CEO expects to push more money toward cloud efforts

Oracle Corp. blew away expectations for earnings and sales to close out its fiscal year Tuesday, but shares dipped as executives revealed plans to spend more money developing Oracle’s cloud business. Oracle ORCL, -1.19% on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $4.03 billion, or $1.37 a share, on sales of $11.23 billion, up from $10.44 […]

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Stock markets outside the U.S. could beat inflation even at 1970s levels, says Citigroup

Investors weighing stocks as a way to beat inflation may want to look beyond the U.S. market, according to research from Citigroup.  While equity gains exceeded inflation in decades outside the 1970s and 2000s, valuations matter more to long-term performance, Citi strategists said in a research note Monday. Based on cyclically adjusted price-to-earnings, or CAPE […]

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