Walmart Q1 2023 Results Sees Retail Giant Beat Expectations on Earnings & Revenue despite Prudent Consumer Spending

Walmart “leveraged expenses and expanded operating margin” in Q1 2023 and now expects a 3.5% increase in consolidated net sales for the year.  Walmart Inc (NYSE: WMT) has raised its 2023 full-year guidance following its stellar Q1 earnings report. On Thursday, the multinational retail corporation reported better-than-expected revenue, which was boosted by grocery and online businesses. For the … Read more

China’s Economic Data Missed Broad Expectations amid Wobbled Recovery

China’s economic outlook also affected the stocks of some of the top companies in the country. China’s economic recovery has been faced with a lot of strain in its attempt to return back to winning ways as marked by growth, however, recent data points that the economy has continued to miss broad expectations. As reported … Read more

PayPal Q1 2023 Earnings Beats Analysts’ Expectations by 1%

PayPal has been forced to update its 2023 earnings outlook due to its latest financial reports. Multinational digital payment company PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) has released the financial report of its earnings in the first quarter of 2023. PayPal benefited from the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in 2020 as more people switched to online transactions. … Read more

Shell Q1 2023 Report Surpasses Analyst Expectations, Adjusted Earnings Hit $9.6B

In 2022, the Big Oil companies, including TotalEnergies, ExxonMobil, Chevron, BP, and Shell smashed their previous year’s earnings. The Q1 2023 fiscal report by the British oil giant Shell (LON: SHEL) surpassed expectations, cruising analysts’ predictions. In the recent report, Shell announced adjusted earnings of $9.6 billion for the first three months of the year. The … Read more

BP Stock Tanked Over 5% Despite Company Beating Q1 2023 Profit Expectations

Amid lower fossil fuel costs, BP’s profits tanked in comparison to the bumper profits recorded in 2022. On Tuesday, May 2, oil major British Petroleum (BP) reported stronger-than-expected first-quarter (Q1 2023) profits, and rising from the previous quarter i.e. Q4 2022. However, the numbers were down from the exceptional profits that the company recorded during … Read more