| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:55 PM
MGM Holdings Inc., the parent of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., on Thursday reported third-quarter net income of $16.6 million, buoyed by the strong performance of "Skyfall" and “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" on home entertainment platforms.
| Sep 14, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The job came with certain unassailable perks. When Raquel Pomplun was anointed Playboy's 2013 Playmate of the Year, the 25-year-old model knew she could expect a Playboy Mansion luncheon hosted by Hugh Hefner, a tomato-red 2014 Jaguar convertible and...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Occidental Petroleum, one of the largest crude oil producers in the country, said third quarter earnings jumped more than 14% as domestic oil production increased and gas prices rose.
The earnings report comes nearly two weeks after the Los Angeles...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Macy’s Inc. is entering the Thanksgiving-to-Christmas shopping season with a new spring in its step, having handily beaten Wall Street expectations with a 31% surge in its fiscal third-quarter profit.
In the three-month period ended Nov. 2, the...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 9:01 AM
Mattel Inc., the nation’s largest toy company, and Barbie, likely its best-known product, are heading into Christmas looking up.
The El Segundo-based company reported net income of $422.8 million, or $1.21 a share, for the third quarter, which...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. on Thursday reported lower-than-expected fiscal third-quarter revenue and another drop in a key U.S. sales figure. The retail giant also reduced its full-year forecast for the second time.
All this just before the key holiday...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 6:33 AM
Tribune Co., the parent of the Los Angeles Times, reported a nearly $50-million profit in the third quarter as cost cuts offset further erosion in newspaper advertising.
The media company reported net income of $49.8 million in the three months that...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 7:35 AM
Retailers are going into the Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Christmas shopping season with a smaller degree of panic after government data showed better-than-expected sales in October.
Retail sales jumped 0.4% last month, according to the U.S. Census...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Lululemon Athletica Inc. indicated that it may keep paying for last year’s missteps well into 2014, cutting its financial forecast for the fiscal fourth quarter ending on Feb. 2.
The Vancouver, Canada, yoga apparel maker — with a new chief...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:06 AM
NEW YORK -- JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s profit slipped 7% in the fourth quarter as the bank's legal costs mounted and investment banking slumped.
The nation's largest bank said Tuesday it earned $5.3 billion, or $1.30 a share, down from $5.7 billion, or $1....
| Feb 5, 2014
| 4:08 PM
CBRE Group Inc., the world's largest commercial real estate brokerage, reported an 11% jump in revenue during the fourth quarter, led in part by thriving property markets in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Profit was down from the same period in...