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  • Big blues

    Big blues
    When Ginni Rometty addresses restless shareholders today at IBM’s annual investor day, it will be with the practised air of someone used to handling the regular upheavals of the industry. “This company reinvents itself every decade. It&...
  • Target posts slump in earnings after hack, warns of further fallout

    The holiday season was never going to be easy for Target Corp. as it tried to lift foot traffic and keep up with competitors’ discounts. But it was the vast data breach at the Minneapolis retailer in the heat of Christmas shopping season that...
  • Wal-Mart, amid weak earnings and storms, to focus on smaller stores

    If Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s fiscal fourth-quarter earnings were any indication, the economy could use some shaping up. The Bentonville, Ark., giant, the largest retailer in the world, said its profit for the three-month period ended Jan. 31, plunged 21%...
  • Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac to pay U.S. $10.2 billion more in dividends

    Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac to pay U.S. $10.2 billion more in dividends
    Mortgage finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will pay the federal government $10.2 billion more in dividends for their 2008 rescue after both firms reported first-quarter profits Thursday. With the payments, the companies will have sent $213.1...
  • Putting Maryland to work [Editorial]

    The debate over the minimum wage, both in Maryland and nationally, and related concerns over income inequality have provoked some unpleasant and ongoing side effects. The recent trend of billionaires flaunting their perceived superiority over the less-...
  • Lockheed earnings increase 23% in first quarter

    Lockheed earnings increase 23% in first quarter
    Despite lower overall revenue, defense giant Lockheed Martin Corp. easily topped Wall Street's profit expectations in the first quarter, the company said Tuesday. The nation's largest defense contractor earned $933 million, or $2.87 a share, in the...
  • Lego Movie Boosts Time Warner As 1Q Profit Rises 71%

    Time Warner Inc. said the performance of two movies - "The LEGO Movie" and "300: Rise of An Empire" -helped the company increase first quarter profit by 71%, while revenue increased at its three major divisions, the Warner Brothers studio, the Turner...
  • Boeing profit falls 12.7% but it tops analyst forecasts

    Boeing profit falls 12.7% but it tops analyst forecasts
    Boosted by strong sales, Boeing Co. beat analysts' estimates for its first quarter largely because of faster production of commercial jetliners. The Chicago aerospace giant reported a profit of $965 million, or $1.28 a share. That's down 12.7% from $1....
  • Motorola Solutions profit falls 34% on lower sales

    Motorola Solutions profit falls 34% on lower sales
    Schaumburg-based Motorola Solutions Inc., which makes walkie-talkies, rugged mobile computers and tablets, forecast weaker-than-expected quarterly results after reporting first-quarter revenue below estimates as orders from government and businesses fell....
  • CME Group profit climbs 13% on higher trading

    CME Group profit climbs 13% on higher trading
    Chicago-based CME Group Inc., the world's largest futures market operator, said Thursday first-quarter earnings increased 13 percent, meeting Wall Street expectations, on a jump in trading volume. Net profit rose to $266.8 million, or 79 cents a share,...
  • Legg Mason reverses years-long outflow of client cash

    Legg Mason reverses years-long outflow of client cash
    Legg Mason Inc. reported that clients added more than $8 billion in cash to accounts at the Baltimore money manager during its recently finished fiscal year, breaking a six-year streak of client cash flowing the wrong way — out. Legg's net income...