Earnings Surprises


  • GM CFO: Huge recall charge 'overshadowing' results Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 9:22 AM ET
    General Motors headquarters in Detroit

    GM posted lower quarterly profit after its massive recall, but results still topped expectations.

  • Legal headaches take toll on JPMorgan's bottom line Friday, 11 Oct 2013 | 11:35 AM ET
    A JPMorgan sign is seen outside the Los Angeles office tower housing the financial services firm's offices.

    JPMorgan Chase swung to a loss in the third quarter, as a raft of legal and regulatory problems forced the U.S.'s largest bank to pay more than $9 billion in charges.

  • Big oil struggles to profit as US production booms Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 12:26 PM ET

    Judging by second-quarter earnings, the energy resurgence sweeping the world's largest economy is benefiting everyone except the largest U.S. oil and gas producers.

  • Chevron earnings drop on cheaper oil, maintenance Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 10:41 AM ET

    Chevron posted a decline in quarterly profit on Friday after maintenance work and a fall in oil prices knocked global oil and gas production.

  • Ouch! Exxon loses $11 billion of value after miss Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 4:03 PM ET
    Sean Tracz

    Exxon Mobil said net income fell 57 percent in the second quarter, while Royal Dutch Shell said it significantly wrote down the value of its shale oil fields.

  • What investors are looking out for at ExxonMobil Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 1:42 PM ET

    Will ExxonMobil's exploration and production drought continue? That's the most pressing question facing the company ahead of second-quarter earnings.

  • Expedia stock gets killed after big earnings miss Friday, 26 Jul 2013 | 4:17 PM ET

    The online travel agency reported earnings and revenue that missed market expectations on Thursday.

  • Starbucks boosts its outlook amid strong sales Thursday, 25 Jul 2013 | 4:06 PM ET

    Starbucks raised its full-year outlook after delivering strong sales growth across the board for the third quarter. Shares rose after-hours.

  • Sirius XM revenue up on subscriber gains Thursday, 25 Jul 2013 | 7:52 AM ET

    Satellite radio provider Sirius XM Radio posted second-quarter revenue Thursday that beat estimates, as it added more than 700,000 subscribers.

  • Mobile-chip maker Qualcomm raises outlook Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 6:27 PM ET
    Qualcomm Inc., Chairman and CEO Dr. Paul E. Jacobs.

    Mobile-chip maker Qualcomm raised its 2013 profit outlook, giving its stock a boost, even as its current-quarter revenue estimate missed Wall Street expectations.

  • Visa earnings top expectations; shares rise Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 4:43 PM ET

    Visa reported earnings and revenue that beat market expectations. Shares rose.

  • McDonald's misses, 'challenged' by Europe, Asia Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 9:16 AM ET
    McDonald's in Kaifeng of Henan Province, China.

    Light sales in Europe and Asia dragged on McDonald's earnings and revenue, the fast food giant reported on Monday, as the company fell short of Wall Street's expectations.

  • No 'Whale' here: JPMorgan profit, revenue surge Friday, 12 Jul 2013 | 8:36 AM ET

    JPMorgan reported a 31 percent rise in quarterly profit as trading revenue rebounded and the biggest U.S. bank by assets avoided another "London Whale" derivatives loss.

  • Nike Earnings Run Past Forecasts; Shares Jump Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 4:32 PM ET

    Nike reported earnings and revenue that beat Wall Street forecasts on Thursday, helped by easing materials costs and strong North American sales. The stock shot higher in after-hours trading.

  • Gap Reports Earnings     Friday, 24 May 2013 | 9:35 AM ET

    Gap falls despite better-than=expected earnings, with Roxanne Meyer, UBS, and John Morris, BMO Capital Markets.

  • Dell Earnings Fall Short of Estimates; Sales Beat Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 5:24 PM ET

    Dell reported earnings that fell far shy of market forecasts but revenue came in better than expected. Shares were little changed after-hours.

  • Dell Expected to Miss Earnings Forecast, Report Early Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 11:13 AM ET

    Dell earnings are expected to come in below Wall Street's expectations, sources told CNBC. On Tuesday, the company said it will move up its earnings announcement to Thursday.

  • Sony's First Annual Profit in 5 Years     Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 2:11 PM ET

    Sony is posting its first annual profit in five years. Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research Inc, weighs in.

  • Disney Earnings Beat Forecasts; Shares Rise Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 4:39 PM ET

    Disney reported earnings and revenue that beat Wall Street expectations for the latest quarter, on strength in its parks and recreation and studio businesses. Shares rose after hours.

  • Tomorrow in :30     Monday, 6 May 2013 | 4:50 PM ET

    All eyes will be on markets, earnings and the consumer tomorrow, with Cliff Davis, BNP Paribas; Damon Barglow, Rockland Trust; and David Seaburg, Cowen & Co.