June 29- Canadian miner Iamgold Corp cut its production forecast for the year, saying a "localized seismic event" in Quebec last month would reduce output from its Westwood mine by nearly half. An initial assessment was inconclusive in assessing the impact on production, but further investigation showed the event would "have a more significant impact on 2015...» Read More
Manoj Menon, partner and managing director at Frost & Sullivan, comments on the news that Sony has slashed its profit outlook by over two thirds and says the good news is that the group is getting out of the PC business.
Gavin Oldham, executive chairman of Share Centre, discusses growth in U.K. companies and their prospects.
Keith McGregor, EMEIA restructuring leader at EY, points out that U.K. profit warnings fell to a three-year low in 2013 due to "great momentum" in the first half.
Peter Hutton, energy analyst at RBC Capital Markets, comments on Shell's profit warning and says it is a "reminder" and not new information.
Upscale yogawear retailer Lululemon Athletica cut its forecast for the fourth-quarter due to weak sales in January.
A potential warning to stock investors of weaker-than-expected 4Q-2013 earnings is shaping up to be the most negative on record. USA Today reports.
Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group said its first-half net profit increased 53% on the year to 5 billion dollars. Sachiko Kishida reports.
Andy Brown, analyst at Panmure Gordon, explains why he keeps his buy stance on Balfour Beatty, despite the company issuing a second profit warning in six months.
CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar looks at shares of Fast Retailing in the daily 'Stock in 60' segment, which swung heavily after releasing Q2 operating profits that missed expectations.
Stacey Widlitz, president of S.W. Retail Advisors and CNBC Contributor, reminds CNBC ahead the release of earnings that Tiffany's has warned of lower profits over the last four quarters and is currently going through a huge deceleration due to a tough competitive market and mismanagement of guidance.
POSCO, the world's No.5 steelmaker by output, reported a 51 percent slump in quarterly operating profit as tepid demand and falling prices offset lower raw material costs helped by a firmer local currency.
Keith McGregor, head of restructuring at Ernst and Young, tells CNBC that the retail sector is omitted from the survey because they successfully reset market expectations to expect lower earnings.
Chris Tinker, equity strategist and founder of Libra Investment Services, tells CNBC that bank profits have rallied but probably have reached their peak for the short-term future.
Chinas corporate reporting season for the third quarter kicks off on Monday amid profit warnings and earnings downgrades, but analysts think the worst may be over for Chinese firms, with the last quarter of the year expected to bring back some cheer.
Is the great bond bull trade over? Doug Kass, Seabreeze Partners, discusses his outlook on corporate profit margins and why he believes S&P 500 earnings are likely to fall short relative to consensus forecasts. Also, the winners and losers in a rising rate environment.
In coming years, energy from waste-heat recovery systems could be the greenest power available, while letting more U.S. businesses squeeze extra energy out of their power bills.
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery not only brews beer, it runs its own in-house bottling operation. But disaster struck during one of its bottling runs.
Companies big and small are embracing the model to gain leverage over suppliers of all kinds of services, goods and materials.
The ability to monitor consumer tastes gives retailers access to a trove of information that may help them plan product lines and inventory.
For American bicycle makers, the move to carbon fiber materials was a case of re-inventing the frame —not the wheel.