By David Hernandez:NetGear, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTGR) is a producer of wireless routers and network storage devices. Over the last few years, NetGear has struggled. From 2009-2013, revenue grew at a CAGR of 18.8%. Yet, revenue growth has slowed drastically since 2011. In 2011, revenue grew 30.9% but has since slowed to 7.7% in 2012 and 2013. Revenue growth has continued its downward trajectory in 2014.
NEW DELHI | MUMBAI: Jubilant Food-Works, the country's largest quick service chain and operator of Domino's Pizza and Dunkin' Donuts outlets, posted a 6.6% increase in same-store sales in the January-March quarter, indicating a recovery in the segment after about six quarters of stagnant growth or declining revenue. The company's same-store sales outpaced rivals Yum! Restaurants, which runs Pizza Hut, and Westlife Development Ltd, holder of the McDonald's franchise in parts of the country.
The world's largest retailer faces new challenges at a time when low prices and one-stop shopping can be a few clicks away on a tablet computer or mobile phone. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. built its reputation on everyday low prices and convenient supercenters that allow customers to do all their shopping in one place.
Oregon Economic Forum: After the Recession: Opportunities and Challenges
The 10th Annual Oregon Economic Forum
Thursday, October 24, 2013
Portland Art Museum
Doors open at 0700am. Breakfast Served.
Come join us for our 10th Anniversary.
BP plc (ADR) (BP) is all set announce its second-quarter earnings tomorrow before the market opens. At the beginning of its second quarter fiscal ’14 (2QFY14; ended June 30), the company anticipated upstream production will lower, and that refining margins will strengthen. Analysts estimate that adjusted earnings for 2QFY14 will be $3.5 billion. The company has missed analysts’ revenue estimates for the last two quarters.