"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.» Read More
JPMorgan reported a 31 percent rise in quarterly profit as trading revenue rebounded and the biggest U.S. bank by assets avoided another "London Whale" derivatives loss.
The second-largest U.S. oil company said Wednesday that its oil and gas production dropped last quarter, largely because of shutdowns and maintenance work.
Yum reported a 16% drop in earnings as sales in China fell sharply.
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BlackBerry's annual meeting is Tuesday and management will likely face tough questions from investors after dismal quarterly results last week.
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BlackBerry shares plunged nearly 30 percent after the company posted a loss and warned of future losses, despite releasing its make-or-break new smartphones this year.
Nike reported earnings and revenue that beat Wall Street forecasts on Thursday, helped by easing materials costs and strong North American sales. The stock shot higher in after-hours trading.
General Mills reported fourth-quarter earnings on Wednesday that met Wall Street expectations, but it gave a forecast for the new fiscal year that was below.
Oracle reported a modest increase in new software sales and Internet-based software subscriptions, sending its shares lower. The company also said its stock will move to the NYSE.
FedEx reported quarterly earnings that topped analysts' expectations on Wednesday.
Adobe earnings beat expectations but the company's forecast was to either meet or miss in the current quarter. Still, one analyst said the guidance "continues to be pretty impressive."
DuPont said its operating profit would fall more than it expected in the first half of the year as a wet spring in North America and Europe hurt its agriculture business.
Lululemon said its CEO will step down. The news came a few months after the company had to recall one of its yoga pants for being too sheer. The company also beat on earnings.
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