Adam Smith

Adam Smith is a former writer and copy editor for a Financial Times company news service, Mergermarket.com, and the Boston Herald. He's also freelanced from the United States and Japan for About.comBostInno.com, the Improper Bostonian and other media.

Recent Articles By The Author

Snap-on Rockets Higher on Earnings Beat

Snap-on Rockets Higher on Earnings Beat

The tool and equipment manufacturer surges after reporting adjusted earnings per share rose to $3.01, beating expectations.

United Rentals Jumps on Strong First-Quarter Earnings

United Rentals Jumps on Strong First-Quarter Earnings

The equipment rental company's adjusted earnings per share hit $3.31, beating expectations.

Omnicom Stock Surges on First-Quarter Earnings Beat

Omnicom Stock Surges on First-Quarter Earnings Beat

The New York-based marketing and advertising company saw shares trade up Tuesday, as it revealed adjusted net income per common share rose 3 cents to $1.17 for the quarter.

Scientific Games Jumps on Word of Wynn Partnership

Scientific Games Jumps on Word of Wynn Partnership

Wynn Resorts plans to use Scientific Games' products and services in its rollout of electronic games in New Jersey.

Nike Gets Windfall From Tiger Woods' Masters Win; Airs 'It's Crazy' Ad

Nike Gets Windfall From Tiger Woods' Masters Win; Airs 'It's Crazy' Ad

Woods, who had fallen from grace in a series of personal scandals during the early 2000s, shot back on Sunday to become the 2019 Masters champ.

Trump Again Blames Growth on Fed

Trump Again Blames Growth on Fed

President says over Twitter that if it weren't for Fed actions, the stock market would have been up 5,000 to 10,000 additional points and GDP would have been over 4%.

American Airlines Grounds Boeing 737 MAX Jets Through Aug. 19

American Airlines Grounds Boeing 737 MAX Jets Through Aug. 19

Boeing and American see slight after-hours losses as largest airline again extends grounding of aircraft involved in fatal accidents.

Gaming Quarterly Earnings a Bad Idea, Jim Cramer Says

Gaming Quarterly Earnings a Bad Idea, Jim Cramer Says

The 'cacophony of numbers' in earnings reports can lead to missed picks, Cramer warns in his '5 Rules for Trading Stocks During Earnings Season.'

Mattel's Fisher-Price Pulls Sleeper Following Dozens of Infant Deaths

Mattel's Fisher-Price Pulls Sleeper Following Dozens of Infant Deaths

Company says deaths were caused by improper use; sees decline in after-hours trading.

GM and Joint Ventures Deliver 813,973 Vehicles in China in the First Quarter

GM and Joint Ventures Deliver 813,973 Vehicles in China in the First Quarter

Among the GM brands and models delivered in China as the company pushes its luxury and electric vehicles there are Cadillacs, Buicks, Chevrolets, Baojuns and Wulings.