Earnings Announcements

  • Berkshire profit soars 41% to a record Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 6:54 PM ET
    Warren Buffett

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Friday said second-quarter profit soared 41 percent to a record high.

  • Berkshire Hathaway 2Q profit jumps 41 percent Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 5:56 PM ET

    OMAHA, Neb.— Warren Buffett's company on Friday reported a 41 percent jump in its second-quarter profit that was boosted by a paper gain from a stock-swap deal completed earlier this year.

  • Aug 1- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Friday said second-quarter profit soared 41 percent, reflecting a substantial increase in investment gains and improved results in manufacturing, service and retail businesses. Net income rose to $6.4 billion, or $3,889 per Class A share, from $4.54 billion, or $2,763 per share, a year earlier.

  • The Week Ahead: New Samsung smartphone     Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 4:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories.

  • Concerts on Yahoo make best of industry struggles Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 3:08 PM ET

    Live Nation's partnership with Yahoo to stream one live concert every day is a rare win for music fans. The deal opens up a new revenue stream for Live Nation, which reported second quarter earnings Thursday that fell short on profit but beat Wall Street's revenue expectations.

  • Too little, too late? The challenge of fixing P&G Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 12:20 PM ET
    The Procter and Gamble baby care offices stand at P&G's headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio,.

    Procter & Gamble's CEO was brought back to restore growth to the world's largest consumer products company. A year later, investors are still waiting.

  • LinkedIn: Facebook of business?     Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 11:06 AM ET

    Kara Swisher, Re/code Co-executive editor, and the "Squawk Alley" team, discuss the earnings of LinkedIn and Tesla.

  • GoPro CEO: Enabling incredible content     Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 11:16 AM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton speaks to Nick Woodman, GoPro founder & CEO, about the company's first earnings reports as a public company and how "self-capture" creates new opportunity for the camera maker.

  • Toyota July US sales up 11.6%     Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 10:47 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports Toyota's U.S. July auto sales.

  • Expedia CEO: Travel market expanding     Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 10:21 AM ET

    Dara Khosrowshahi, Expedia president & CEO, breaks down the company's earnings beat in part due to a rise in gross bookings. Khosrowshahi says the travel market is expanding and online growth allows more spending and investment.

  • Tesla's growth & risk story     Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 10:14 AM ET

    Tesla's Q2 earnings beat expectations on the top and bottom line. Colin Rusch, Northern Capital Markets, discusses the automakers growth picture and future earnings expectations.

  • Inflation hawks get beaks tied by tame US data Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 9:34 AM ET
    Job seekers line up to meet with recruiters during the Job Hunters Boot Camp in San Mateo, Calif., in October.

    Without U.S. wage pressures, upward pressure on yields should be muted--and so should inflation hawks.

  • US stocks stabilize, helped by a pickup in hiring Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 9:55 AM ET

    NEW YORK— U.S. stocks are stabilizing a day after a steep drop as investors were encouraged by the latest wave of hiring. Procter& Gamble, Expedia and LinkedIn all rose after reporting better quarterly earnings than analysts were expecting. PerkinElmer fell after its sales missed analysts' forecasts.

  • Chevron 2Q profit up on asset sales, oil prices Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 9:35 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Chevron Corp. earnings rose 5.6 percent in the second quarter on asset sales and higher global oil prices, though oil and gas production slipped slightly. Chevron, based in San Ramon, California, said Friday that net income increased to $5.67 billion, or $2.98 per share, from $5.37 billion, or $2.77 per share, in the same quarter a year earlier.

  • Clorox 4Q profit falls, overseas sales drop Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 9:19 AM ET

    The Oakland, California- based company said net income fell to $170 million, or $1.29 per share, from $183 million, or $1.37 per share, in the same quarter a year earlier. Revenue dropped 2 percent to $1.51 billion from $1.55 billion. Wall Street expected $1.52 billion in revenue.

  • P&G struggles across categories     Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 9:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Sara Eisen breaks down Procter & Gamble's problematic quarterly earnings report, and discusses CEO A.G. Lafley's lack of strategic vision.

  • Aug 1- Chevron Corp, the second-largest U.S. oil company, reported better-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday as higher energy prices offset rising expenses and production dips in Kazakhstan.

  • Chevron profit beats on higher oil, gas prices Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 10:18 AM ET
    The Chevron logo is displayed at a Chevron gas station in Greenbrae, Calif.

    Chevron reported second-quarter earnings on Thursday that beat Wall Street's expectations.

  • Aug 1- Aircraft components maker Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit and raised its full-year forecast, as Boeing Co and Airbus boosted production to meet surging demand for planes.

  • Aug 1- Procter& Gamble Co, the world's largest household products maker, reported a 37 percent rise in quarterly profit as its cost cutting efforts paid off and organic sales rose in its home care business.