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Whirlpool posted a higher profit on increased sales of its washers and dryers, cooktops, stoves, and refrigerators in North America and Europe.
TD Ameritrade said profit climbed 5.5 percent on a jump in net new assets, and forecast asset growth of 7 to 11 percent in 2015.
Pfizer earnings topped analysts' expectations on Tuesday, helped by demand for its cancer drugs and medicines in emerging markets.
DuPont reported a 52 percent jump in profit as operating margins rose in five of its seven businesses.
BP increased dividends as it saw a jump in operating cash flow, despite lower oil prices and a drop in contributions from Russia.
Shares of Sanofi tumbled around 7.4 percent early on Tuesday after the French drugmaker reported weaker-than-expected Q3 sales.
Taxpayer-backed lender Lloyds has confirmed its plans to cut around 9,000 jobs as it reported its underlying profit rose to £2.1 billion.
UBS posted forecast-beating net profits of $802 million but warned on litigation charges of $1.9 billion.
Twitter reported third-quarter earnings on Monday, meeting analysts' estimates for profits and beating on revenue.
Amgen reported better-than expected quarterly results and said it projects full-year earnings and revenue to come in above analysts' forecasts.
Merck reported earnings that beat analysts' expectations, but global sales dropped amid patent expirations and a drop in sales of its hep C drugs.
Franklin Resources on Monday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $640.6 million.
Seagate Technology reported an 8.5 percent rise in revenue, helped by higher demand for its personal computer and cloud storage products.
Shares in TNT Express, one of Europe's largest package delivery companies, slumped to all-time lows after the company reported a 56 million euro loss.
Ford Motor delivered quarterly earnings that surpassed analysts' expectations on Friday, but revenue was light.
UPS on Friday reported earnings and revenue that topped analysts' expectations, sending shares higher in early trading.
Procter & Gamble reported quarterly earnings that met analysts' expectations on Friday.
Microsoft rallied after it reported fiscal-first quarter earnings that topped expectations, boosted by better-than expected cloud software sales.
Amazon reported quarterly results and revenue that missed analysts' expectations on Thursday.
Caterpillar reported quarterly earnings that surged past analysts' expectations on Thursday.
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