This week, the indexes took a breath and ended lower 🤷♂️. Let's take a look!
Here's a look at the 5-day change for ETF's SPY (or the S&P 500), DIA (or the Dow 30), and QQQ (or the Nasdaq 100).
SPY : -1.6%, closed at $445.44
DIA : -1.96%, closed at $346.7
QQQ : -1.33%, closed at $376.59
A court ruling went against AAPL, giving developers the option to use other links for alternative payment methods in apps instead of just using AAPL's own payment system.
On the Move 🏠
Due to the pandemic, many companies are having employee's work remotely, giving these workers the opportunity to move to other locations.
Get that Work 💪
The Labor Department reported that jobless claims fell, reaching a new pandemic low of 310,000.
Here's earnings for the upcoming week:
Oracle Corp (ORCL): 2021-09-13 After Market Close (Estimated EPS: 0.85)
Oracle Corp. (ORCL) 💻
ORCL develops and sells database software. Having efficient database software has become crucial to the success of businesses. It allows companies to store and keep track of important information. Living in a digital world, software is a key component of our every day lives. ORCL has been around for over 40 years. Due to the consistent advancement of technology, this company is required to stay innovative and up to date to provide great products for their customers. Let's check out our data to see ORCL's fundamentals 🔍.
2021-05-31 : $40.48B
2020-05-31 : $39.07B
2019-05-31 : $39.51B
2018-05-31 : $39.83B
2017-05-31 : $37.73B
2021-06-15 : beat (Estimate: 1.31, Actual: 1.54)
2021-03-10 : beat (Estimate: 1.11, Actual: 1.16)
2020-12-10 : beat (Estimate: 1, Actual: 1.06)
2020-09-10 : beat (Estimate: 0.86, Actual: 0.93)
Historical Stock Price Returns:
3-month : 9.39%
1-year : 56.12%
5-year : 124.42%
Oracle Corp. (ORCL) Max Chart (Yahoo Finance)
Remember, "The trend is your friend." As you can see, this company has had a steady upwards trend over time. ORCL did have some trouble with annual top-line revenue during 2019 and 2020. However, it has since increased with their most recent report. In addition, we see that ORCL has delivered consistent beats during their last 4 earnings. When analyzing a company we typically like investing in companies that consistently have an increasing annual top-line revenue. If you would like to learn more, join our level 1 and 2 courses to learn how we utilize the wheel strategy to make money during neutral markets and how we trade LEAPs to take advantage of bull markets!
Who Competes with ORCL?
A few of ORCL's competitors include Alphabet (GOOG), Adobe Inc. (ADBE) and Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO).
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