McDonald's quarterly profit slipped about 1 percent as comparable sales in its struggling U.S. business fell, hurt by lower consumer traffic.» Read More
Walt Disney Co handily beat Wall Street earnings expectations on Wednesday, and shares popped in after-hours trading.
Disney has a reputation for beating expectations, and Wall Street is expecting an impressive quarter when earnings are announced after the closing bell.
With Twitter shares up more than 150% since its IPO, the pressure is on for the company to deliver in its first earnings report.
Time Warne reported a better-than-expected 5 percent rise in revenue, helped by growth in its movie studio business and Home Box Office.
Merck reported lower sales, just below Wall Street estimates, hurt by competition from cheaper generic medicines.
GSK said sales rose five percent in the fourth quarter of last year, narrowly beating expectations and indicating that the U.K. pharmaceutical giant's fortunes may be picking up.
Oil giant BP reported a drop in fourth-quarter profit due to lower profits in its refining and production business.
U.K.-based chip designer ARM Holdings reported a large drop in fourth-quarter profits.
Swiss banking group UBS said on Tuesday fourth quarter net profit came in well above analysts' expectations, helped by a tax benefit.
Nutrition and weight loss company Herbalife estimated fourth-quarter profit above analysts' expectations and announced a $1 billion debt offering.
Chipotle's popularity isn't showing any signs of fading, and the food chain is eyeing whether it can raise prices later this year.
MasterCard posted a lower-than-expected quarterly profit and said its net revenue for the year would come in at the low end of its forecast range.
The world's largest consumer of energy is producing oil and gas hand over fist. Judging by some of Big Oil's earnings results, you couldn't tell.
Amazon posted quarterly results that fell short of expectations and said it may increase the cost of its popular Amazon Prime subscription by $20 to $40.
The search giant has been on an M&A spree of late, selling its phone unit and buying software and home automation companies.
Chipotle reported revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Thursday and a swift increase in comparable sales despite colder weather.
Visa, the world's largest credit and debit card company, reported a 9 percent rise in quarterly profit as more people used its cards.
Eli Lilly reported sales well above Street expectations, although overall revenue declined due to generic competition for Cymbalta.
Exxon Mobil posted lower-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday as it failed to offset declining production with fresh reserves.
UPS posted quarterly profit that met expectations and said a surge in online shopping just before Christmas led to late deliveries and higher costs.
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