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Comcast posted higher first-quarter net income, showing it could add video subscribers for two quarters in a row, a rare sight in the cable industry.
Netflix posted earnings that beat expectations and said it will increase membership costs for new subscribers starting later in the quarter.
Even though 67 percent of S&P companies have beaten analyst expectations, it's still looking like a weak earnings season.
Dutch electronics conglomerate Philips reported a dip in net income on Tuesday, but its CEO was upbeat on Europe's outlook.
Here's what investors should be looking for in this week's round of earnings, says NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari.
Goldman Sachs reported quarterly earnings and revenue that topped analysts' expectations on Thursday.
Chipotle's feeling the food cost pinch too and plans to pass along some of its increased costs to customers soon.
Morgan Stanley delivered quarterly earnings and revenue that surpassed analysts' expectations on Thursday.
GE reported a decline in net income amid lower revenue in its transportation business, yet overall industrial profit rose by 12 percent.
Investors will want to keep a close eye on Netflix's subscribers numbers, when the company releases its quarterly report after the bell on Monday.
PepsiCo on Thursday reported a higher quarterly profit, lifted by sales gains in its snacks business.
DuPont's performance coating business added almost $2 billion to earnings in the year-earlier quarter.
Analysts had expected the company to report earnings excluding items of $6.40 a share on $15.52 billion in revenue.
American Express Co reported a 12 percent rise in quarterly profit as its credit-card customers spent more in a recovering U.S economy.
IBM posted revenue that was below forecasts as weakness in its storage and server businesses continued to offset gains in its software services.
"It looks like it's an operating beat, but they got there probably like no one thought they would," Raymond James analyst Anthony Polini told CNBC.
Yahoo shares, which are down roughly 15 percent since the start of the year, rose about as much as 8 percent in after-hours trading.
Intel posted quarterly earnings Tuesday that edged past expectations, while revenue was slightly below estimates. Shares rose in extended-hours trading.
Swiss bank Credit Suisse on Wednesday reported a 34 percent drop in first-quarter net profit from the same period last year, worse than analysts had expected.
It's been nearly a year since chipmaker Intel named Brian Krzanich as its new CEO, and in that time, the troubles it faces haven't changed.
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