| Apr 30, 2014
| 2:30 PM
DreamWorks Animation shares have slid sharply after the company took a $57 million impairment charge against earnings due to disappointing box office results for "Mr. Peabody and Sherman."
Shares were down 9.6% in mid-session trading Wednesday, falling...
| 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 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 14, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Attendance at SeaWorld parks dropped 13% in the first three months of the year, but park officials say they are still on track to report record finances for the entire year.
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc.'s 11 destinations and parks generated $212...
| May 20, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Home Depot said Tuesday that its first-quarter earnings climbed by more than 12%, but the home-improvement chain still missed expectations, blaming a brutal winter season that ate into spring sales.
For the three months ended May 4, the company reported...
| May 21, 2014
If you've had money in the average fund that invests in large-company stocks, you've made about 1.4 percent this year. But if you're enamored with the edgy, smaller companies that delivered tremendous gains last year, you've probably felt some pain...
| May 20, 2014
| 6:05 PM
EAST HARTFORD — Pratt & Whitney announced Tuesday that it has 5,500 orders for its new engine for commercial aircraft, and the company's president said that the engine program has the long-term potential to sell far more than 10,000 engines.
| Apr 23, 2014
| 2:14 PM
After weeks of anxiety among investors over Apple Inc.'s fiscal second-quarter results, the company delivered a one-two punch of good news Wednesday that sent its stock soaring.
First, Apple posted revenue for the three months ending in March that...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Facebook crushed expectations with its first-quarter financial results.
The world's biggest social network reported profit of $642 million for the three months ended March 31, nearly three times its profit of $219 million in the year-earlier period....
| Apr 24, 2014
| 8:45 AM
Earnings at Stanley Black & Decker increased in the first quarter due to higher sales of consumer and industrial tools, the New Britain company said Thursday.
The higher quarterly revenues in two of the manufacturer's three divisions and plans for some...
| May 7, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Voya Financial Inc., formerly ING U.S., reported strong net earnings for the first quarter of the year on Wednesday compared with a net loss a year ago.
Net income for the quarter was $258 million, or 98 cents per diluted share, compared with a net...