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  • Sony Lifts First Quarter Profits, But Estimates $488 Million Loss for Year

    TOKYO -- Troubled electronics giant Sony has flummoxed nay-saying analysts with a rise in six-fold increase in net income in the three months to June of JPY26.8 billion ($261 million). For the April-June period total sales advanced by 6% to $17.9 billion...
  • McDonald's misses mark in 2nd quarter

    McDonald's Corp.'s CEO said the world's largest restaurant company still needs more time to show improvements, after missing Wall Street's quarterly sales and profit expectations for the second consecutive quarter as it struggled to keep up with more...
  • Investing: growth stocks to buy now

    After the stock market's phenomenal five-year bull run, finding undiscovered gems today is no easy feat. But we expect the earnings of the companies below to rise significantly faster than the 10.2-percent average annual earnings growth predicted for...
  • Banking stocks rise as Citi, JPMorgan, Goldman beat earnings estimates

    Banking stocks rise as Citi, JPMorgan, Goldman beat earnings estimates
    Banks are paying enormous amounts to settle cases stemming from bad mortgages, but investors in Wall Street's heavy hitters are looking at different numbers — and they like what they see. An index of bank stocks climbed 1.3% on Tuesday after...
  • Hershey boosts candy prices as food costs rise

    Hershey boosts candy prices as food costs rise
    Bad news for chocolate lovers -- your favorite indulgence is about to get more expensive.  Hershey Co., the nation's leading candy producer, said Tuesday it is raising prices of chocolates such as Kisses, Reese's, Mounds bars and other candies by 8%...
  • Abbott beats 2Q profit forecast

    Abbott Laboratories Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings on Wednesday as demand for its recently-recalled infant formulas began to recover and profit margins improved for other business segments. Sales of nutritional products, the...
  • Webster Financial Posts Higher Quarterly Profits

    The Waterbury-based parent of Webster Bank posted higher second-quarter profits Thursday, with strong loan growth, especially among business borrowers. Webster Financial Corp. said net income for the quarter ended June 30 was $45.2 million, or 50 cents a...
  • Baxter has no plans for inversion with spinoff

     Baxter has no plans for inversion with spinoff
    While its peers in the northern suburbs and around the pharmaceutical industry have been lining up foreign mergers to help sidestep U.S. taxes, Baxter International said Thursday it has no plans to jump on the bandwagon. The Deerfield-based health...
  • GE Profit Rises 13%, Expects Retail Finance IPO By End Of July

    General Electric Co. reported a 13 percent jump in quarterly net income Friday on improved sales of its jet engines and oil and gas equipment, and said it was targeting the initial public offering of its private-label credit-card business for the end of...
  • McDonald's profit misses expectations in 2Q on flat sales

    McDonald's profit misses expectations in 2Q on flat sales
    McDonald’s Corp.’s CEO once again said the world’s largest restaurant company needs more time to show improvements, after missing Wall Street’s quarterly sales and profit expectations for the second consecutive quarter as it...
  • Lockheed profit tops forecast; Orlando results mixed

    Lockheed profit tops forecast; Orlando results mixed
    Despite a small drop in sales, Lockheed Martin Corp.'s big aircraft contracts helped it post a higher second-quarter profit that topped Wall Street's forecast, the company said Tuesday. The defense giant, based in Bethesda, Md., earned $880 million, up...