Bank of America (NYSE: BAC) reported third-quarter 2020 financial results before the opening bell on Wednesday. The banking giant reported an 11% decline in Q3 revenues to $20.45 billion, slightly missing the Wall Street consensus. Earnings of $0.51 per share were, meanwhile, stronger than what analysts had anticipated.
BAC shares fell 1.7% immediately following the announcement. The stock has slipped 28% since the beginning of this year.
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JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ: JBLU) reported third quarter 2020 earnings results today. Total operating revenues declined 76% year-over-year to $492 million. The company reported a net loss of $393 million,
Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE: MRK) reported stronger than expected earnings and sales for the third quarter of 2020. The company's stock gained early Tuesday immediately after the announcement. Worldwide
Bringing fresh optimism to the virus-hit market, U.S jobless claims for the week ended October 17 slipped to the lowest level since the onset of the pandemic, in a sign