Jake Klein, Executive Chairman at Evolution Mining, discusses how the miner returned to profitability for the financial year despite difficult trading conditions and a slump in gold prices.
Ahead of Malaysia Airlines' earnings results, Greg Waldron, Asia Managing Editor at Flightglobal, outlines what the carrier will need to do to reverse its fortunes.
Sam Dobson, Senior Analyst at Macquarie, says Thursday's earnings results indicate a positive trajectory in the airline's cost performance.
Brian Nelson, President of Equity Research at Valuentum Securities, says brand recognition is underpinning the growth in sales for iconic U.S. luxury brands like Tiffany.
Charles Yan, Head of Greater China Consumer Research, Standard Chartered, attributes Mengniu's robust earnings to organic growth and strong contribution from China Modern Dairy.
Peter Harbison, Executive Chairman, CAPA - Centre for Aviation, discusses Qantas' fleet strategy and explains why the carrier shouldn't spin-off its loyalty division.
Brad Gastwirth, Founder & CEO of ABR Investment Strategy, discusses the e-commerce giant's stellar second-quarter results and acquisition strategy.
Qantas Group CEO Alan Joyce speaks at a press conference after the Australian carrier reported its biggest financial loss ever due to restructuring costs.
Liang Xinjun, Vice Chair & CEO of Fosun International, identifies four sectors where the Chinese conglomerate has invested overseas.
Dorothy Lakner, Managing Director & Analyst at Topeka Capital Markets, attributes the jump in Tiffany's earnings to product innovation and strength in the U.S. jewelry sector.
SAN FRANCISCO— Shares of Williams-Sonoma Inc. tumbled late Wednesday, after the seller of cookware and home furnishings issued a weak profit outlook. The guidance came as Williams-Sonoma reported a 5 percent increase in fiscal second-quarter profits.
LOS ANGELES— Shares of Guess Inc. dropped on Wednesday after the Los Angeles- based jeans wear company reported a 45 percent decline in second-quarter earnings and issued a disappointing profit outlook.
*Americas, Asia-Pacific sales growth buoys results. Aug 27- Upscale jeweler Tiffany& Co raised its full-year profit forecast for a second time following a better-than-expected rise in quarterly profit, driven by strong sales and higher prices for its high-end jewelry in the Americas, its biggest market.
MINNEAPOLIS— Donaldson Co. on Wednesday reported earnings of $73 million in its fiscal fourth quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 47 cents per share. Analysts expected $651.8 million, according to Zacks.
**Q1 net income attributable to ordinary shareholders nearly triples to $1.99 billion, or 84 cents per share. **Revenue from China commerce retail business up about 46 pct to $2.15 billion. **Chairman Jack Ma owned 8.8 pct of Alibaba's ordinary shares and Softbank Corp had a 34.1 pct stake, as of June 30.
China's Alibaba reported a 46 percent jump in quarterly revenue as growth in the world's largest e-commerce market showed no signs of slowing.
FT MYERS, Fla.— Chico's FAS Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $30.1 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 26 cents per share. Analysts expected $677.9 million, according to Zacks.
Discussing the Tiffany brand and the state of retail, with Oliver Chen, Citigroup retail analyst, and James Fallon, Women's Wear Daily editor.
TORONTO, Aug 27- National Bank of Canada, the country's sixth-largest lender, reported a stronger-than-expected profit on Wednesday, helped by a sharp jump in earnings at its wealth management and financial markets arms.
Tiffany& Co. rose 4 percent after the jewelry company reported earnings that were well ahead of what analysts were expecting. The S&P 500 edged up a point to 2,001 as of 9:35 a.m. Wednesday. Germany's DAX gained 0.1 percent and France's CAC-40 rose 0.2 percent.