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BOSTON, March 17- Big U.S. companies appear to have handed out smaller increases in compensation to their chief executives in 2013 than in 2012, mainly as a result of reduced grants of stock options, according to an early review of annual regulatory filings.
Jan 22- Motorola Solutions Inc, which makes walkie-talkies and rugged mobile computers, reported a slight rise in quarterly profit, helped by higher government sales, but forecast a steep drop in first-quarter sales. Motorola Solutions forecast a 4-6 percent drop in current-quarter revenue.
Jan 22- Motorola Solutions Inc, which makes walkie-talkies, rugged mobile computers and tablets, reported a 3 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by higher government sales. Net income rose to $343 million, or $1.31 per share, for the fourth-quarter ended Dec. 31, from $336 million, or $1.18 per share, a year earlier.
NEW YORK, Jan 14- In a case with wide implications for the global banking industry, New York's highest state court has been asked to decide if banks operating in the state can be forced to turn over to litigants assets held in their foreign branches.
Good has been stealing BlackBerry's clients with a simple pitch: Its platform lets employees access the corporate server on their personal device.
NEW YORK/ BOSTON, Nov 14- Top U.S. hedge fund managers in the third quarter bought and sold shares of such hotly debated companies as Herbalife Ltd, J.C. Penney Co and Sotheby's. Ellington Management Group LLC, a $5.5 billion investment firm founded by Michael Vranos, took a new position in auction house Sotheby's, as did Eric Mindich's Eton Park Capital Management.
BOSTON/ NEW YORK, Nov 14- Top U.S. hedge fund managers in the third quarter bought and sold shares of such hotly debated companies as Herbalife Ltd, J.C. Penney Co and Sotheby's.
Corporate America has been announcing share buybacks at a near record pace, supporting richer stock prices for companies with low earnings growth.
*Third quarter adjusted profit $1.32/ shr vs est $1.02/ shr. Oct 23- Motorola Solutions Inc's sales of rugged mobile computers and tablets to businesses rose for the first time in seven quarters, sending its stock close to a six-year high.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a sharply lower open Wednesday, amid worries over financial conditions in China and as investors digested a mixed bag of corporate earnings.
*Third-qtr adj EPS $1.32 vs est $1.02. Oct 23- Communications gear maker Motorola Solutions Inc cut its full-year revenue forecast for the third time this year and posted a steeper-than-expected fall in quarterly revenue due to a drop in government sales.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Oct 23- Communications gear maker Motorola Solutions Inc posted lower quarterly revenue due to a drop in sales to governments. Net income attributable to Motorola rose to $307 million, or $1.16 per share in the third quarter, from $206 million, or 72 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue fell 2 percent to $2.11 billion.
Earnings reports from Boeing and dozens of other major companies could set the course for stocks Wednesday, as the Dow reaches for new highs.
**Crown Castle International Corp said on Sunday that it had agreed to buy rights to about 9,700 AT&T Inc wireless communication towers for $4.85 billion in cash.
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A weak day for techs following disappointing earnings from Microsoft and Google has not deterred the bulls.
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