| Apr 29, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Despite a surge in revenue, Twitter saw its stock fall 10% after it reported a slowdown in user growth in the first quarter.
The San Francisco company reported revenue of $250 million, up 119% year over year, for the three months ended March 31. It...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 3:06 PM
MetLife, the nation's largest life insurer, reported higher earnings on gains from derivatives despite a loss from a legal settlement with insurance regulators in New York.
Net income for the first quarter was up 36 percent to $1.3 billion, or $1.14...
| May 1, 2014
| 4:47 AM
Cigna Corp. reported first-quarter earnings significantly above analysts' expectations, as the company said it better managed company expenses and medical costs.
Net income for the quarter $528 million, or $1.92 per share, compared with $57 million ,or...
| May 1, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Cold weather lingering through March resulted in an increase in first quarter earnings at Northeast Utilities even as the company paid higher taxes and earned less from electricity transmission.
NU, the parent of Connecticut Light & Power and Yankee Gas,...
| May 1, 2014
| 3:19 PM
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...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 5:25 AM
What do you drink with a 75-foot-long Cuban sandwich? When you’re the guy responsible for creating the world-record Dagwood on Saturday at the inaugural Hallandale Beach Hispanic Festival, the answer is odd and understandable.
| Mar 21, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Darden Restaurants Inc., the largest full-service restaurant company in the world, suffered a 19.6% plunge in profit as its two largest brands – Red Lobster and Olive Garden – continued to struggle with depressed sales and foot traffic....
| Apr 22, 2014
| 7:01 AM
The nation's largest motorcycle company has reported stronger-than-expected first-quarter results for 2014.
Harley-Davidson Inc., which trades on the New York Stock Exchange as HOG, on Tuesday reported net income of $265.9 million against revenue of $1....
| 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. ...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 7:57 AM
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%...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:33 AM
JPMorgan Chase & Co. announced plans Tuesday to cut 8,000 positions, more than previously forecast, as fewer Americans refinance their mortgages because of rising interest rates.
The cuts will hit its mortgage and retail banking businesses, according to...