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McDonald's quarterly profit slipped about 1 percent as comparable sales in its struggling U.S. business fell, hurt by lower consumer traffic.
But at Verizon Communications, "wireless margins came under just a bit of pressure," a top analyst tells CNBC.
Comcast reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Tuesday.
Investors are more interested in what Apple may roll out in the fall than its third-quarter earnings.
Fast-casual chain Chipotle Mexican Grill's net income and revenue easily beat Wall Street's expectations on Monday.
Netflix reported slightly lower-than-expected earnings while revenue was in line with estimates Monday, thanks to robust growth in users.
When Netflix reports its second quarter results after the market's close Monday the focus will be on how high subscriber numbers will reach.
A long hoped for improvement in the economy appears to be manifesting in second-quarter U.S. earnings, but the next two weeks could be the real test.
This week, a mother lode of second quarter earnings are due. Early results are giving Wall Street reasons to be encouraged.
Electrical goods producer Philips reported a drop in second-quarter earnings but expects to see an improvement in the second half of the year.
Of companies announcing earnings this week, subprime lender World Acceptance has the most shorted stock, according to data from Markit.
GE posted a 13 percent rise in net income, helped by increases in sales of its jet engines and oil and gas equipment.
Google reported earnings that missed expectations while revenue topped Wall Street estimates on Thursday. Shares rallied in extended hours trading.
IBM posted second-quarter earnings, excluding items, of $4.32 on $24.36 billion in revenue.
Advanced Micro Devices posted a net loss for the second quarter and gave a revenue forecast that missed expectations, sending shares sharply lower.
Morgan Stanley's earnings jumped as stronger performances by its investment banking and wealth management businesses made up for a fall in bond trading.
Ebay earnings beat by a penny while revenue missed expectations. Shares rose after initially fluctuating in extended hours trading.
KFC parent Yum Brands Inc on Wednesday said second-quarter sales at established restaurants in China, its No. 1 market, jumped 15 percent
Mortgage revenue fell and litigation costs increased for Bank of America in the second quarter.
BlackRock delivered quarterly earnings that topped analysts' expectations on Wednesday.`
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