Alexander Nicoll

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What Is a Cashier's Check?

What Is a Cashier's Check?

Trying to buy a car or put a down payment on a house? A personal check or credit card might not cover it. That's where cashier's checks come in.

What Is Gross Income? Definition and How to Calculate

What Is Gross Income? Definition and How to Calculate

Gross income has a different meaning for companies and individuals, but both essentially measure the same thing.

Job Cuts Hit Highest Mark for First Quarter in a Decade - Challenger Report

Job Cuts Hit Highest Mark for First Quarter in a Decade - Challenger Report

In the first quarter of the fiscal year employers cut 190,410 jobs, says a report from Challenger, Gray & Christmas.

Galapagos Soars After Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug Meets Primary Endpoint

Galapagos Soars After Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug Meets Primary Endpoint

The company's treatment, filgotinib, is being developed with Gilead Sciences.

Tricida Surges on Positive Results of Chronic Kidney Disease Treatment

Tricida Surges on Positive Results of Chronic Kidney Disease Treatment

The pharmaceutical company also reported a net loss lower than analysts' expectations.

Conn's Fourth-Quarter Revenue Disappoints but Earnings Beat

Conn's Fourth-Quarter Revenue Disappoints but Earnings Beat

Conn's fourth-quarter revenue missed analysts' estimates. The stock is regaining losses.

Pinterest Files for $100 Million IPO

Pinterest Files for $100 Million IPO

The social media site proposed a max offering price of $100 million for its shares.

Cintas Drops After Missing Earnings, Revenue Estimates for Quarter

Cintas Drops After Missing Earnings, Revenue Estimates for Quarter

Poor weather and customers taking days off at the holidays hurt Cintas' sales during its fiscal Q3.

Greenbrier Cos. Falls on Weak Earnings Outlook

Greenbrier Cos. Falls on Weak Earnings Outlook

Greenbrier tumbles after its outlook for the fiscal second quarter widely misses expectations.

Canadian Solar Spirals Downward After Low 2019 Guidance

Canadian Solar Spirals Downward After Low 2019 Guidance

Company executives anticipate a poor first quarter in the new fiscal year.