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A slowdown in emerging markets is not affecting Prudential's insurance business, the group's CEO said on Monday, remaining bullish on the region and arguing it would be the key driver of world growth over the next 20 years.
As this seasons begins to draw to a close, Michael K. Farr argues that accounting gimmickry is no substitute for real earnings growth.
Priceline reported a sharp jump in revenue as bookings spiked 38 percent. Shares rose after-hours.
Investors will be scanning retail earnings reports, due out over the next few weeks, for the lessons they hold about the back-to-school shopping season, the second-busiest retail period.
The strong showing could leave egg on the faces of skeptical analysts, some of whom had issued sharply negative reports after Tesla's previous report.
Groupon reported revenue growth that topped expectations, lending credence to the deals site's new mobile-centric strategy. Shares rose more than 18 percent after-hours.
Tesla posted a surprise profit of 20 cents a share for the second quarter on $405 million in revenue.
Mondelez delivered earnings that topped expectations and the company raised its dividend. Shares rose after-hours.
Green Mountain Coffee reported earnings that beat Wall Street forecasts on lower coffee costs and strong sales of its single serve K-Cups, but the stock is tumbling in late trading on weaker-than-forecast sales.
CEO Spencer Rascoff said people shouldn't trade Zillow's stock based on earnings per share but should concentrate on revenue and EBITDA growth.
AOL announced better-than-expected profits, and plans to acquire video ad platform Adap.Tv. This deal marks a "very important day in AOL history," CEO Tim Armstrong told CNBC.
Time Warner says its second-quarter net income jumped 87 percent, boosted by better results at its film and TV businesses.
Insurer Old Mutual reported a 14 percent rise in operating profit for the first half of 2013 on Wednesday in line with analyst forecasts, helped by a strong performance in rocky emerging markets as well as the United States.
Dutch financial group ING beat second-quarter profit forecasts at its main banking business and said it was looking at further possible cost savings.
Disney earnings beat amid growth at its theme parks and media networks but there was weakness at the movie division and the company projected a big loss from the "Lone Ranger."
Wall Street braced for a possible ricochet effect on retailer results after American Eagle Outfitters slashed its guidance and teen retailer stocks plunged.
HSBC, one of the world's largest banks, suffered a hit to its share price on Monday morning after posting disappointing results.
ESPN faces tough comparisons to a year ago. But the advertising recovery should benefit the valuable sports network as well as Disney's other networks.
Chevron posted a decline in quarterly profit on Friday after maintenance work and a fall in oil prices knocked global oil and gas production.
Kraft Foods Group, whose brands include Oscar Mayer, Miracle Whip and Jell-O, beat on earnings and raised its full-year outlook.
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