| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:06 AM
Hospira Inc., a pharmaceutical and medical device maker, posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit on higher sales of specialty injectable drugs, and raised its full-year outlook.
The company's net income more than doubled to $70.9 million, or 42...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:09 AM
Profits at General Motors Co. fell by 19% during the second quarter as losses in Europe continued to offset strong sales in North America.
GM posted a proft of $1.2 billion, down from $1.5 billion in the same period a year earlier. Revenue rose 4% to...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:20 PM
Tesla Motors Inc. shares soared in after-hours trading after the Palo Alto automaker reported a surprise operating profit in its automotive operations.
Excluding one-time expenses, the maker of high-end electric cars squeezed out an operating profit...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 7:36 AM
Powered by brisk sales of profitable pickup trucks, growing business in China and fewer losses in Europe, Ford Motor Co. posted a big gain in profit in the second quarter.
Ford’s profit roses 18.5% to a $1.2 billion. Revenue rose 14.4% to $38.1...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 7:30 AM
General Motors Co. posted a small increase in fourth-quarter profit but its results for the period disappointed Wall Street as business deteriorated in Asia and South America and the costs of restructuring operations in Europe mounted.
| Apr 11, 2014
| 8:12 AM
California's banking giant, Wells Fargo & Co., reported 14% higher first quarter earnings, powering well beyond Wall Street's expectations as declining loan losses and operating cost cuts offset the slowdown in mortgages at America's largest home lender. ...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Dole Food Co. introduced mainland Americans to the Hawaiian pineapple more than a century ago and grew the fresh fruit business into a global empire.
But the Westlake Village food company has trimmed down considerably. The company sold its worldwide...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Buoyed by a streamlining that has shed 500 jobs in Central Florida, Harris Corp. said Tuesday it posted stronger than expected profit in its latest quarter, although revenue fell short of expectations.
The Melbourne-based high-tech company said it has...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 1:53 PM
DreamWorks Animation's earnings fell 59% in the third quarter compared with the same period a year, the company reported Tuesday, but the results were still well ahead of what analysts had predicted.
The Glendale-based creator of the "Shrek" and "Kung...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:55 PM
CBRE Group Inc., the world's largest commercial real estate brokerage, turned a $94-million profit in the third quarter of this year led by growth in lease activity in the United States and the overall real estate recovery in Europe.
The Los Angeles...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 5:41 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook's 60% jump in revenues may put to rest any nagging doubts investors have had about the giant social network's ability to sell mobile ads.
Advertising on mobile devices accounted for nearly half of Facebook's third...