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Dec 4- SPX Corp, which has been under pressure from its largest shareholder to boost its stock price, said it would sell its entire stake in an electrical equipment joint venture to partner Emerson Electric Co for $571 million. Ingersoll-Rand Plc has spun off its security business, while Timken Co is hiving off its steel division.
*Third-qtr adj profit from cont. ops $1.16/ shr vs est $1.10. *Expects revenue $3.5- $3.6 bln vs est $3.6 bln. Oct 18- Ingersoll-Rand Plc, the maker of Trane air conditioners and Thermo King refrigeration units, reported better-than-expected quarterly results, helped by rising demand for heating and cooling systems in a rebounding U.S. housing market.
Oct 18- Ingersoll-Rand Plc, the maker of Trane air conditioners and Thermo King refrigeration units, reported better-than-expected quarterly results, helped by a rebound in the U.S. housing market. Third-quarter net income fell 48 percent to $165.9 million, or 56 cents per share, from $321.6 million, or $1.03 per share, a year earlier.
Assa Abloy, which makes one in ten locks worldwide, is the muscle behind brands such as Yale. People will rely more on a secure identity than a physical key, provided over the net into your mobile phone, "says Johan Molin, Assa Abloy's lean 54- year-old chief executive.
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Billionaire investor Nelson Peltz had a tough second quarter with his Trian Partners funds vastly underperforming the S&P 500, according to an investor letter obtained by CNBC.
Caterpillar's earnings disappointment was caused by the company's undue optimism, and CEO Doug Oberhelman is to blame, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
If there is a catalyst looming in the distance that could send markets spiraling into a selling frenzy, most pros think it’s Europe.
If all you followed were Google and Microsoft, you might have reason to be depressed about earnings. But look a little beyond them and you'll cheer up.
Ingersoll-Rand CEO Michael Lamach discusses how his company benefits from the housing market, and activist investor Nelson Peltz's plans to spin-off the security business.
The S&P 500 is closing out April in positive territory, which would make it the sixth consecutive month of gains.
Good day for earnings, big industrials leave full-year guidance unchanged.
The earnings train is about to leave the station, with reports due Tuesday from three Dow components, some transportation names and Apple.
Good news to see some cyclicals (Materials, Energy, Tech) trading up; not good to see all 20 Dow Transports down earlier in the day.
A spring swoon? Over the weekend, there was a lot of chatter about whether this was the start of a more serious market correction.
It's make-or-break time for the first-quarter earnings season, and it comes just as the stock market is showing signs of strain.
Sectors that capture the global economy are down today: transportation, multi-industry, and tech stocks.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day and what traders are looking out for on Friday.