May 11- Dish Network Corp reported a 3.6 percent rise in quarterly revenue as more revenue per user in its core pay-TV business made up for a fall in total number of subscribers. Net income attributable to Dish jumped to $351 million for the first quarter ended March 31 from $176 million a year earlier. Total revenue rose to $3.72 billion from $3.59 billion.
Howard Silverblatt, senior index analyst at S&P Dow Jones Indices, says that earnings have done "significantly better than we thought," whilst discussing the future outlook.
CNBC's Amanda Drury looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories.
CBS chief Les Moonves says broadcast TV remains the best bet for advertising because of one key factor.
Telecom Italia has released its Q1 results. CEO Marco Patuano talks about the main points.
Russ Koesterich, BlackRock global chief investment strategist, gives perspective to economy growth, and inflation expectations.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why investors looking to own a blue-chip stock should consider investing in McDonald's.
AOL reported quarterly revenue above analysts' expectations, boosted by demand for its real-time advertising bidding platform.
Matthew DiFrisco, Guggenheim Partners, breaks down McDonald's quarterly results and weighs in on its turnaround strategy.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
May 8- AOL Inc reported quarterly revenue above analysts' expectations, boosted by demand for its real-time bidding platform that helps advertisers place video and display ads on other digital properties. Revenue in AOL's ad platform business rose 21 percent to $279.8 million, accounting for 45 percent of total revenue. Net income attributable to AOL fell to...
Kevin Lobo, Stryker CEO, weighs in on the company's quarterly results, and provides insight to company's bet on robotics.
Tim Armstrong, AOL chairman & CEO, breaks down the company's quarterly results, and weighs in on growth at The Huffington Post. Also Armstrong provides insight to AOL's partnership with Comcast.
May 8- AOL Inc, owner of the Huffington Post news website and the TechCrunch blog, reported a 7.2 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by strong advertising sales. Net income attributable to AOL fell to $7 million, or 9 cents per share, in the first quarter ended March 31 from $9.3 million, or 11 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue rose to $625.1 million from...
*Sees FY net profit up 3.5 percent to nearly $19 bln. TOKYO, May 8- Toyota Motor Corp said it will crank net profit up to a third straight record this year as cost cuts and rising U.S. sales offset weaker business elsewhere, building on bumper earnings last year powered largely by foreign-exchange gains. That's conservative compared with 120 yen currently, implying...
May 8- JD.com Inc, China's No.2 e-commerce company, reported a 62 percent rise in quarterly revenue, topping analysts' expectation as the number of active customer accounts across its sites nearly doubled from a year earlier. Gross merchandise volume, or the total value of goods sold on JD.com, nearly doubled to 87.8 billion yuan in the quarter ended March, with...
*Takata sees 7 bln yen for recall related costs in FY 2015. *Takata: External investigation into air bags continuing. TOKYO, May 8- Japan's Takata Corp said it expects to return to profit this financial year on higher Asian and U.S. sales, but the troubled company made few provisions for possible costs related to a massive global recall of its exploding air bags.
May 8- JD.com Inc, China's No.2 e-commerce company, reported a 62 percent rise in quarterly revenue, topping expectations, as the number of active customer accounts across its sites nearly doubled from a year ago. JD.com' s revenues of 36.6 billion yuan exceeded analyst estimates of 35.65 billion yuan, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. JD.com, a distant rival...
May 8- UK engineering group Rolls-Royce warned on Friday that shifts in currency exchange rates could hit reported revenues this year but possibly not profits, maintaining its current forecast. The world's second-largest maker of aircraft engines after General Electric, said profits would be more weighted towards the second half of the year and that...
TOKYO, May 8- Toyota Motor Corp said it will crank net profit up to a third straight annual record this year, as rising U.S. sales offset weaker business in Asia after last year's bumper earnings were powered by foreign exchange gains and cost cuts. That's below the average estimate of 2.44 trillion yen from a Thomson Reuters survey of 27 analysts.