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Swiss pharmaceuticals company Roche posted a rise in first-quarter sales but failed to meet market expectations as a strong Swiss franc hit results.
Swiss food giant Nestle on Tuesday reported first-quarter sales below analysts' expectations as a stronger Swiss franc took its toll.
Citigroup reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Monday.
JPMorgan Chase reported a 19 percent decline in first-quarter profit as revenue from securities trading fell.
Wells Fargo reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Friday.
S&P 500 earnings are expected to drop for the first time in a year and a half and that will put this market to the test, says NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari.
Alcoa reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Tuesday, but revenue narrowly missed estimates.
BlackBerry reported a quarterly loss, as smartphone sales continued to slide across all regions.
Lululemon Athletica forecast lower-than-expected current-quarter results, after posting a profit that was almost unchanged from a year earlier.
GameStop reported a 3.4 percent rise in fourth-quarter revenue, driven by demand for new game consoles from Sony and Microsoft.
Darden Restaurants reported earnings that met expectations, as the company reported sales declines at its Red Lobster and Olive garden chains.
Tiffany reported a loss in the fourth quarter, due primarily to losing an arbitration ruling involving The Swatch Group.
Nike reported third-quarter earnings of 76 cents per share on revenue of $6.97 billion, outpacing Street estimates.
As winter fades to spring so will the ability of companies to keep using the weather as an excuse for weak performance.
FedEx reported lower-than-expected results for the holiday quarter and gave a fiscal-year profit forecast below Wall Street estimates.
Oracle posted higher revenue and profit that failed to satisfy investors looking for signs of a sustained turnaround. Its shares fell about 4 percent.
Adobe Systems forecast profit and revenue above analysts' estimates, citing strong demand for its Creative Cloud suite and digital marketing software.
H&R Block is blaming a delay in the opening of the Internal Revenue Service's e-file system for a huge shortfall in its third-quarter revenue.
Costco Wholesale's profit fell 15 percent, missing estimates, hurt by weaker gross margins in its fresh-food business and some non-foods merchandises.
Staples forecast a fall in quarterly sales and said it would close up to 225 stores in North America by 2015.