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Applied Materials earnings fell sharply but topped expectations. The chip-equipment maker's outlook was in-line with forecasts.
Even though 73 percent of the S&P 500 components have reported quarterly earnings, Thursday will be an active day for quarterly reports.
Cisco Systems is set to report financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, for a quarter marked by renewed investor confidence.
Drugmaker Merck said Wednesday that the devaluation of Venezuela's currency will reduce its net income by about $200 million this year.
Deere, the world's largest farm equipment maker, reported first-quarter results above analysts' expectations as farmers geared up to plant the biggest corn crop in U.S. history.
Coca-Cola's earnings beat and revenues miss still meet the growth targets set by the company, CEO Muhtar Kent said in a First on CNBC interview.
McGraw-Hill, which is being sued by the U.S. government for bond ratings issued by its S&P unit, reported a surge in quarterly adjusted profit and said it does not believe the government can prove its case.
Shares in credit rating agency Moody's fell sharply on Friday as it faces a possible federal fraud lawsuit over its pre-crisis debt ratings.
Moody's, which could face a federal lawsuit tied to pre-crisis ratings, reported a 66 percent jump in quarterly profit as it benefited from a wave of debt issues.
LinkedIn reported earnings that blew past expectations as revenue shot up 81 percent. Shares rose more than 10 percent after-hours.
Activision Blizzard reported quarterly earnings and revenue that exceeded analysts' expectations.
Sprint Nextel posted higher fourth-quarter revenue even as it lost subscribers due to the wind-down of its older Nextel network.
News Corp. beat earnings expectations, but shares reversed their move upward and headed into negative territory on the media giant's lowered outlook on concerns about the European economy.
Yelp on Wednesday reported a loss for the fourth quarter that was wider than Wall Street analysts' expectations.
Visa's first-quarter profit that exceeded market's expectation for the ninth quarter in a row. "I'm most impressed by the upside to revenue," one analyst said.
Disney's earnings topped forecasts. And big news for "Star Wars" fans: CEO Bob Iger said there will be some spinoff films based on characters. Films there will be!
Online-game maker Zynga posted an unexpected profit for the fourth quarter and beat big on revenue as it moves to tighten up its ship.
The parent company of Kentucky Fried Chicken, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell beat earnings forecasts for the fourth quarter, but shares are falling in after-hours trading as tainted chicken fears lead to weaker China KFC sales.
The second-largest drugmaker in the U.S. said it earned 46 cents per share, compared with 49 cents per share in the same period a year ago.
Exxon Mobil, the world's largest publicly traded oil company, reported a higher-than-expected 6 percent increase in quarterly profit Friday on stronger results at its chemical and refining businesses. But oil and gas production fell.
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