GM posted lower quarterly profit after a massive recall, but results still topped Wall Street expectations.» Read More
Dow Chemical's first-quarter earnings beat analysts' estimates, helped by higher demand for its seeds and crop-protection chemicals in the Americas.
Hans Olsen, Barclays Wealth and Investment Management, explains why he believes gains in the S&P 500 are unsustainable, and offers suggestions on how investors can best position their portfolios at this time.
"The quality of earnings is in question right now," said Ashwani Kaul, Kaul Advisory Group, discussing recent results, with Jason Trennert, Strategas Research Partners; and Greg Ip, The Economist.
"A divestiture in Europe account for more than half of those revenue differences", said Andrew Liveris, President, Chairman & CEO of Dow Chemical, discussing his company's first quarter results.
Gary Kelly, Chairman, President & CEO of Southwest Airlines, discusses his company's first quarter results, and explains how the sequester squeeze is impacting airline delays.
Christian Thwaites, President & CEO of Sentinel Investments, provides perspective on how this quarter's earnings are impacting the markets.
Marijn Dekkers, CEO of Bayer, says the positive outlook for 2013 is driven by strong projected strong growth in Healthcare and Crop Sciences and explains how the company is heavily investing in its growth.
Christopher Kettenmann, chief energy strategist at Phoenix Partners Group, gives his estimates ahead of Exxon Mobil's quarterly results and questions how sustainable buybacks are for large oil companies.
The euro zone's biggest bank Santander on Thursday posted a 25.9 percent drop in net profit from a year ago to 1.2 billion euros ($1.6 billion), missing analyst forecasts in a Reuters poll.
Zynga reported quarterly earnings and revenue that topped market expectations but its outlook came in weaker. Shares fell after-hours.
With three out of five major U.S. companies missing revenue forecasts, a lot of fingers are pointed at European weakness.
Qualcomm reported quarterly earnings Wednesday that met analysts' expectations, but light guidance for the current quarter sent share down sharply.
Oil majors Exxon Mobil and Conocophillips report first quarter earnings on Thursday. CNBC's Sharon Epperson looks at what to expect.
The CNBC "Earnings Squad" dissects the day's top earning stories. Today, CNBC's Herb Greenberg and Seema Mody take a look at Barrick Gold, Amgen, and Ethan Allen.
Sprint Nextel, an acquisition target of both Japan's SoftBank and Dish Network, posted a smaller than expected quarterly loss, even as it saw steep customer losses from the Nextel network it is shutting down.
Boeing managed to slough off the effects of a controversy with its 787 Dreamliner, posting a first quarter profit that far exceeded Wall Street's expectations.
Ford reported quarterly earnings and revenue that surpassed analysts' expectations on Wednesday, with new cars helping to boost sales.
Procter & Gamble reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Wednesday, but its profit outlook for the current quarter fell short of Wall Street's expectations.
Earnings: Still choppy, but mostly good news for tech and building materials.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau breaks down the airliner's quarterly earnings, and provides an update on Ford Motor Company.
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