Bank of America (NYSE: BAC) reported a 45% dip in earnings for the first quarter of 2020 due to the inclusion of higher provision expense for COVID-19 related reserve build. During the quarter, the company suspended its buyback program to provide additional support to the economy.
The increase in loan loss reserves and the impact of lower interest rates hurt income in Consumer Banking while higher provision expense impacted income in Global Wealth and Investment Management as well as in Global Banking. The higher sales and trading revenue drove income in the Global Markets higher.
Walt Disney (DIS): After a tough FY20, the pandemic is likely to take a toll on operations next year too
The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) had a tough time in fiscal year 2020 with the COVID-19 pandemic bringing its operations to a standstill like never before. The company incurred
The recent optimism about economic recovery waned slightly this week after jobless claims increased more-than-expected to about 778,000 amid concerns over a resurgence in coronavirus cases. With the healthcare system
Yunji Inc. (NASDAQ: YJ) Q3 2020 earnings call dated Nov. 26, 2020 Corporate Participants: Kaye Liu -- Investor Relations Director Shanglue Xiao -- Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer Chen