Alcatel-Lucent CEO Michel Combes has "no time to waste with speculation" that the telecom giant might be interested in M&A. That's after it posted a 34% jump in gross profit margins.» Read More
Dan Morgan, Synovus Trust, weighs in on HP earnings as Q1 net income slipped.
Insurer AIG reported a quarterly net loss following the sale of its aircraft-leasing business but its operating results topped forecasts.
Homebuilders may have dragged the S&P 500 today, but Toll Brothers CEO Douglas Yearley remains optimistic as he delivers insight on FY 2013 Q1 earnings. "We're going to have big numbers in the second half of the year," he said.
GM reported fourth quarter earnings on Thursday that fell short of analysts' expectations, as losses in Europe widened and prices in its key North American market softened.
Spencer Rascoff, CEO of Zillow, says mobile use of Zillow's site is growing rapidly as the housing market improves and users migrate to mobile devices. You can use it while you're looking at a home, he says.
Drugmaker Merck said Wednesday that the devaluation of Venezuela's currency will reduce its net income by about $200 million this year.
Facebook beat on the top and bottom-line, but the real headlines were about mobile, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
"The report, noisy as it is, may help ease ideas that has surfaced earlier this month that the Fed may look to soon pull back from its asset purchases," said one strategist in response the surprise drop in GDP.
Traders are bracing for the "Super Bowl" of economic data in the week ahead and wondering: Will the bulls keep running or lose the big game?
South Korea's Hyundai Motor posted a surprise 5.5 percent fall in quarterly net profit, missing forecasts, as record car sales were dented by the impact of a stronger local currency and the cost of compensating drivers in North America for overstated fuel-economy claims.
Xilinx beat Q3 earnings estimates yesterday after the bell, but revenue came in below expectations. Moshe Gavrielov, president & CEO of Xilinx.
Previewing a flood of quarterly earnings next week, with Howard Ward, GAMCO Investors and CNBC's Steve Liesman & Rick Santelli.
BlackRock Q4 profit jumped 24 percent as ETF deposits give assets a boost, with Larry Fink, BlackRock chairman & CEO.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on a strike Wal-Mart employees are planning for Black Friday, and that the company is saying "investigations regarding allegations of potential FCPA violations have been commenced in a number of foreign markets."
Groupon earned $569 million in Q3 versus revenue estimates of $590 million, and the stock is tanking after the miss. Aaron Kessler, Raymond James senior analyst, weighs in.
Michael O'Leary, CEO of budget airline, Ryanair speaks to CNBC about strong second quarter earnings , a big dividend at the end of November and raising their full year guidance quite significantly.
Michael Browne, fund manager at Martin Currie, explains to CNBC that while European third quarter earnings are not the best they have certainly exceeded expectations during the ongoing period of economic uncertainty.
Earnings disappointments from Amazon and Apple could make for a sour start for stocks Friday. One analyst expects Amazon shares could take the brunt of it.
“Earnings, earnings, earnings...we were focused on earnings coming into this week and last week, and right now it’s just letting us down,” one trader said.
Some high-profile earnings misses soured sentiment ahead of Friday’s reports from two big Dow stocks — McDonald’s and General Electric.