| Feb 4, 2015
| 8:47 AM
Motorola Solutions, the Schaumburg-based maker of walkie-talkies and radio systems, reported fourth-quarter sales Wednesday were flat compared with a year ago but beat analyst expectations on earnings per share.
"We continue to see signs of recovery,"...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 7:28 AM
Motorola Solutions Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as it slashed costs, and the maker of walkie-talkies and radio systems raised its share buyback authorization by $5 billion.
Motorola Solutions has about $600 million remaining...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 12:43 PM
Schaumburg-based Motorola Solutions, a maker of walkie-talkies and radio systems,
on Tuesday reported that third-quarter profit fell 52 percent on a combination of lower sales and one-time charges.
Net income fell to $147 million, or 59 cents per...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 10:51 PM
The rooftop deck atop Nir Zohar's Israeli startup firm provides a bird's-eye view of this metro area's evolution into a high-tech powerhouse.
His website set-up company, Wix, is tucked into a once-derelict port district, now the seaside home to a bevy...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 10:14 AM
Last month, when the U.S. economy grew at its fastest pace since 2011, corporate research and development spending got some of the credit.
Investment in what the U.S. Commerce Department calls "intellectual property products," which includes R&D,...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Motorola Solutions is transferring a big chunk of its pension obligations to a leading insurer, aiming to reduce the risk on its balance sheet.
Motorola Solutions will buy a $3.1 billion group annuity contract from Newark, N.J.-based Prudential...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 9:31 PM
The United States generally taxes the income of large corporations at 35 percent, one of the highest rates in the world. It has spurred companies such as Lake Forest-based Hospira to enter talks to buy a French company in a deal that would enable the...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 11:40 AM
Motorola Solutions confirmed it is laying off an unspecified number of employees this year as part of a previously announced plan to reduce global costs by $200 million.
The Schaumburg-based company said employees would be notified this week.
| Aug 4, 2014
Motorola Solutions no longer needs all of its sprawling, 286-acre Schaumburg campus after downsizing, and it is seeking a developer to help the company determine what to do with its extra space, officials said.
The company anticipates selling some of...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:56 PM
Lincolnshire-based Zebra Technologies’ and Schaumburg-based Motorola Solutions’ stocks fell after they both posted second-quarter earnings declines and Motorola reported a drop in sales for a unit Zebra is set to purchase from it by year&...
| Mar 15, 2011
With the scale of the disaster in Japan still being measured, concerns are growing that last week's earthquake and tsunami could lead to a long-term disruption in the world's supply of automobiles, consumer electronics and machine tools.
Japan is the...