Financial crises

From the Internet Bubble to COVID-19: the Impact of Crises on Digital Services - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 1:59pm

3.1.1.

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  • 3.1.1.
  • Comparison of GDP, online advertising and e-commerce growth, from 2008 to 2012
    3.1.3. e-commerce not hit by the subprime crisis, except in the US
    3.2.1.
  • Comparison of GDP, online advertising and e-commerce growth, from 2009 to 2015
    3.3.1.
  • Comparison of GDP, online advertising and e-commerce growth, from 2017 to 2023
    View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210119005635/en/

Market Wrap-Up: What We Learned in 2020

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 1:30pm

The market started out strong in 2020, with 71% of companies beating their expected earnings through February 7th.

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  • The market started out strong in 2020, with 71% of companies beating their expected earnings through February 7th.
  • From February 19, 2020 to March 20, 2020, the S&P 500 dropped nearly 32%, which was a faster decline than the market experienced during the Great Depression, the market crash in 1987, and the 2008 financial crisis.
  • The Bond market did not escape the volatility, with the treasury market seeing the largest intraday moves in over 35 years in March.
  • Although the rate of decline the market experienced this year was unprecedented, the market bounced back quicker than anyone expected.

Outlook on the United States Bubble Packaging Industry to 2024 - Players Include Pregis, Sealed Air & Specialized Packing Group Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, December 28, 2020 - 1:22pm

The "Bubble Packaging" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Bubble Packaging" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This report includes the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the bubble packaging market.
  • This study analyzes the US market for bubble packaging by the following markets:
    Retail and other markets (e.g., direct-to-consumer mail-order shipments)
    Historical data (2009, 2014, and 2019) and forecasts for 2024 are presented for bubble packaging demand in current US dollars (including inflation) and in pounds.

Trading Update

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 - 7:01am

Petrofac issues the following pre-close trading update for the year ending 31 December 2020.

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  • Petrofac issues the following pre-close trading update for the year ending 31 December 2020.
  • "The COVID-19 pandemic and collapse in oil prices have had a material impact on our industry in 2020.
  • We have also taken decisive action to protect our balance sheet, liquidity and the long-term health of the business.
  • All these actions have protected margins and cash flow, and the Group is trading in line with expectations as we approach the year end.

U.S. Corporates Hold A Record $2. 5 Trillion Cash Amid Pandemic Shock While Debt Reaches $7. 8 Trillion

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 10:25pm

Debt rose 9% to $7.8 trillion as companies issued a record amount to make it through the COVID-19 pandemic-related shock to their businesses.

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  • Debt rose 9% to $7.8 trillion as companies issued a record amount to make it through the COVID-19 pandemic-related shock to their businesses.
  • S&P Global Ratings believes near-term economic uncertainty likely will keep balance sheets relatively conservative.
  • Most issuers will suffer to varying degrees, but some may thrive, leading companies to rethink their shareholder return strategies.
  • As a result, certain business units of S&P may have information that is not available to other S&P business units.

MIND Technology, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2021 Third Quarter Results

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 9:15pm

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --MIND Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MIND) ("MIND" or the "Company") today announced financial results for its fiscal 2021 third quarter ending October 31, 2020.

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  • THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --MIND Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MIND) ("MIND" or the "Company") today announced financial results for its fiscal 2021 third quarter ending October 31, 2020.
  • Revenues from continuing operations for the third quarter of fiscal 2021 were $6.5 million compared to $5.1 million in the second quarter of fiscal 2021 and $8.2 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2020.
  • The loss from continuing operations for the third quarter of fiscal 2021 was approximately $2.4 million compared to a loss of $1.3 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2020.
  • Adjusted EBITDA from continuing operations for the third quarter of fiscal 2021 was a loss of $1.5 million compared to a loss of $423,000 in the third quarter of fiscal 2020.

Max Stock Limited Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2020 Financial Results

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 3:15pm

Max Stock Limited (TASE: MAXO) (the Company) today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020.

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  • Max Stock Limited (TASE: MAXO) (the Company) today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020.
  • Gross profit increased 24.8% to $30.0 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2020 from $23.3 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2019.
  • Gross margin remained flat at 39.1% in the third quarter of fiscal 2020 as compared to the third quarter of fiscal 2019.
  • Capital expenditures in the third quarter of fiscal 2020 totaled $1.54 million compared with $0.86 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2019.

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Monday, November 30, 2020 - 11:45am

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Sunday, November 29, 2020 - 8:50pm

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Sunday, November 29, 2020 - 6:50pm

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