Oct 29- Paccar Inc reported a 32 percent rise in quarterly profit as the company sold more trucks in North America. Net income rose to $309.4 million, or 87 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Sept. 30 from $233.6 million, or 66 cents per share, a year earlier. Paccar makes commercial trucks under the Peterbilt, Kenworth and DAF brands.
Sept 4- Navistar International Corp reported its fourth straight quarterly loss as a failed redesign continued to hurt the truck and engine maker's results while it moves to a new engine, and said it will cut 500 jobs.
July 23- Truck maker Paccar Inc reported a lower quarterly profit on Tuesday and trimmed its full-year sales forecasts for North America and Europe, where freight carriers are postponing purchases of new vehicles. Revenue from truck and engine sales, as well as Paccar's in-house finance unit, fell 3.6 percent to $4.30 billion.
July 23- Paccar Inc reported a lower quarterly profit on Tuesday and reduced its full-year sales forecast for North America and Europe, where mixed economic signals are prompting freight carriers to postpone purchases of new vehicles.
Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:
Oct 25- U.S. heavy truck maker Paccar Inc reported lower quarterly profit and sales, reflecting lower industry truck orders in Europe and North America due to an uneven economy, but beat Wall Street estimates.
BELLEVUE, Wash.-- Heavy-duty truck maker Paccar posted a 17 percent drop in third-quarter profit early Thursday. But sales to countries in South America helped offset some of the damage, and Paccar's results topped Wall Street's expectations.
Oct 24- Embattled U.S. truck and engine maker Navistar International Corporation said it would sell 10 million common shares to the public to raise about $190 million to fund capital expenditure and other initiatives.
NEW YORK-- Accuride's stock plunged to an all-time low on Wednesday as the company said it would not do as well as it had thought this year. THE SPARK: Accuride, which makes parts for commercial vehicles, previously predicted a full-year loss of 5 cents to 12 cents per share.
Oct 8- Navistar International Corp agreed to appoint three new members to its board, avoiding a proxy fight with activist investors Carl Icahn and Mark Rachesky, who have demanded changes at the U.S. truck and engine maker. Navistar shares gained 5 percent to $22.28 in early trading on Monday following the news.