United said it expects a higher pre-tax profit margin for the third quarter than it had previously forecast, thanks in part to frequent fliers.» Read More
The home-improvement retailer said it was still trying to determine the total cost of a recent consumer data breach.
Urban Outfitters reported third-quarter results that fell short of expectations due to weak performance at its namesake brand.
Medtronic posted a profit that was in line with expectations and said its $42.9 billion purchase of hospital products maker Covidien remains on track.
Agilent Technologies on Monday reported profit of $16 million in its fiscal fourth quarter.
Tyson Foods, the largest U.S. meat processor, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit. Tyson Foods shares were up 5 percent.
Wal-Mart Stores posted earnings that topped Wall Street expectations and said same-store sales in the U.S. were up.
Kohl's third quarter earnings and revenue fell short of analyst expectations on Thursday.
Same-store sales, a key metric in the retail business, fell 1.4 percent. Analysts polled by Consensus Metrix had forecast same-store sales would rise.
Berkshire Hathaway posted third-quarter earnings of $2,876 per share, topping estimates for $2,594 per share.
Retailer Abercrombie & Fitch warned that third-quarter sales were below expectations, and shares fell 10 percent in premarket trading on the news.
General Mills shares sank after the maker of Cheerios, Yoplait yogurt, and Progresso canned soups cuts its sales and earnings outlook for the year.
Walt Disney reported earnings of 89 cents per share, on revenue of $12.39 billion, largely in line with Wall Street estimates.
Social and mobile game company King Digital reported lower non-GAAP profit on Thursday as sales from its "Candy Crush Saga" title continued to shrink.
Gap shares are up in extended trading after the retailer predicted third-quarter earnings that topped market forecasts.
Bank of America adjusted its third-quarter financial results on a $400 million litigation expense related to its foreign-exchange business.
German insurer Allianz raised its dividend and promised to keep the cash flowing after unveiling a forecast-beating jump in net profit.
Hamburger chain Wendy's reported a 20 percent drop in quarterly revenue as it sold more company-owned stores to franchisees.
Online travel agency Priceline Group on Tuesday forecast quarterly earnings below Wall Street's expectations, sending its stock down nearly 7 percent.
DirecTV, the No. 1 U.S. satellite TV provider, reported a 6.3 percent rise in third-quarter revenue as it earned more from each subscriber in the U.S.
Molson Coors Brewing Co. reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit, hurt by a fall in beer sales in Canada and higher spending on marketing.