| Feb 11, 2014
| 12:33 PM
CVS Caremark Corp.'s shares climbed Tuesday after the drugstore chain raised its profit estimate for the first three months of the year and reassured investors that it could withstand its decision to stop selling tobacco products.
The nation's second-...
| May 4, 2014
| 10:42 AM
Central Florida's largest high-tech players — Lockheed Martin Corp. and Harris Corp. — have a big chunk of their revenue prospects hitched to the often controversial, sometimes uneven flight path of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.
| May 5, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Target Corp's decision to oust Gregg Steinhafel as chairman and chief executive some five months after a massive data breach has triggered concerns the No. 3 U.S. retailer might have even more bad news for investors.
The board of directors removed...
| May 6, 2014
| 5:27 AM
Hillshire Brands Inc. posted a much higher than expected quarterly profit on Tuesday, helped by strong sales of items such as Jimmy Dean Delights breakfast sandwiches.
Adjusted profit jumped nearly 35 percent to $97 million, or 46 cents per share, in...
| May 6, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Discovery Communications said first-quarter net income was essentially flat despite a 22% increase in revenue as costs associated with assembling businesses overseas weighed on the company's bottom line.
The Silver Spring, Md., owner of the TLC,...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 8:13 AM
Shares of Ulta Beauty jumped 14 percent on Wednesday after a strong earnings report late Tuesday left the cosmetics and salon retailer looking quite pretty.
Ulta shares opened at $96.17 and had climbed to $98 by 10 a.m. Central, up from a Tuesday...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Lululemon Athletica Inc. shares plunged to the lowest level in more than three years after the apparel maker cut its earnings forecast and dealt with a public feud between its founder Chip Wilson and the company’s board.
The stock fell almost 15%...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 5:47 PM
Lululemon Athletica Inc. shares plunged to their lowest level in more than three years after the apparel maker reported lackluster quarterly results and cut its financial forecast amid a public feud between founder Chip Wilson and the company's board....
| May 26, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Memorial Day is in the rear-view mirror, but here's one more thing to remember:
American chief executives make too darn much money.
I'm not saying that you shouldn't reward a person for a job well done. But many CEOs now pull down so much more than...
| May 30, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Sounding bullish on the outlook for the "Divergent" franchise, Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer has forecasted that the second film, "Insurgent," should gross between $350 million to $400 million worldwide.
That would represent an increase of $27% to 40%...
| May 14, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Nexon, the Japanese-based online free-to-play games leader, beat profit expectations in the first quarter of its new financial year.
Revenues grew by 7% to JPY47.5 billion ($466 million) and net profits grew by the same figure to JPY16.1 billion ($158...