Kelly Services Inc. class A rose$. 40 or 1.9 percent, to $21.21. Korn/Ferry International Inc. rose $1.01 or 3.5 percent, to $29.50. ManpowerGroup rose $1.65 or 2.2 percent, to $75.87.» Read More
*2nd- quarter EPS from cont. ops 78 cents vs est 77 cents. Feb 5- Automatic Data Processing Inc reported better-than-expected second-quarter results due to higher revenue from its payroll-processing business as the U.S. job market recovers.
Jan 30- ManpowerGroup Inc, the world's No.3 staffing company, said it expected revenue to be flat to up 2 percent in the current quarter, even after its quarterly profit doubled as hiring picked up in Europe. The company, which gets two-thirds of its revenue from Europe, said it remained "guarded" on revenue growth in the first quarter.
Jan 30- ManpowerGroup Inc, the world's No.3 staffing company, said its fourth-quarter profit nearly doubled, helped by improved hiring in Europe and cost-cutting measures. The company's net income jumped to $101.2 million, or $1.25 per share, in the fourth quarter, from $53.3 million, or 68 cents per share, a year earlier.
Earnings beats for ING, Adecco give new momentum to rally. LONDON, Nov 6- European shares hit five-year highs on Wednesday after estimate-beating results from financial conglomerate ING and staffing firm Adecco gave fresh impetus to a largely stimulus-driven equity rally.
*Earnings beats for ING, Adecco give new momentum to rally. LONDON, Nov 6- European shares hit five-year highs on Wednesday after estimate-beating results from financial conglomerate ING and staffing firm Adecco gave fresh impetus to their largely stimulus-driven rally.
*Earnings beats for ING and Adecco boost sentiment. Results from Dutch banking and insurance group ING and Adecco, the world's No. 1 staffing agency, beat forecasts while cement major Lafarge confirmed debt reduction targets for this year and next. Shares in ING rose 4.4 percent, Adecco 3.7 percent and Lafarge was up one percent.
*ING, Adecco rally after beating earnings forecasts. Investors welcomed forecast-beating results from Dutch banking and insurance group ING and Adecco, the world's No. 1 staffing agency, while cement major Lafarge confirmed debt reduction targets for this year and next. ING, Adecco and Lafarge rose as much as 5.7 percent.
PARIS, Nov 6- European shares rose early on Wednesday, reversing the previous session's dip, with stocks expected to stay in tight ranges as uncertainty before a European Central Bank policy meeting kept investors on edge.
Oct 30- Automatic Data Processing Inc reported a 9 percent rise in quarterly profit due to higher revenue from its payroll-processing business as the U.S. job market improves. Net earnings from continuing operations rose to $328.6 million, or 68 cents per share, in the first quarter ended Sept. 30 from $302.5 million, or 63 cents per share, a year earlier.
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