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Marriott and Hyatt reported stronger-than-expected profits as a rebound in U.S. business travel boosted hotel occupancy and room rates.
Starbucks reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Wednesday, but revenue came in line.
Comcast posted a drop in earnings that was milder than expected as its NBCUniversal media subsidiary overcame the absence of Olympics programming.
General Motors also reported a third-quarter profit margin of 9.3 percent in North America—the highest in two years.
General Motors posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit on strong results in its core North American market and a smaller loss in Europe.
The networking giant reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat market expectations on Tuesday.
Analysts expect the company to increase its revenue 51 percent to $1.91 billion, while its earnings-per-share are projected to grow 54 percent to 18 cents.
BP's forecast beat analysts' estimates, it hiked its dividend, and promised to sell more assets and return the proceeds to shareholders.
Pfizer reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Tuesday, but it lowered its guidance for its full-year guidance.
Herbalife reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations and revenue that was in line.
Merck reported better-than-expected earnings, but sales of its Januvia diabetes treatment fell, raising more concerns about the company's growth prospects.
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Procter & Gamble reported quarterly earnings that matched analysts' expectations on Friday.
UPS posted a bigger profit, led by increased demand in ground shipments, and the courier company said it expects online sales to boost holiday volume.
Amazon.com reported quarterly revenue that beat expectations and a quarterly loss that met forecasts. Shares jumped after-hours.
Microsoft said earnings rose 17 percent, which was better than expected. Shares rose more than 5 percent after the announcement.
Zynga reported its loss narrowed from a year ago, though revenue fell sharply. The company also announced a new hire to oversee mobile-game distribution.
3M delivered quarterly earnings that surpassed analysts' expectations on Thursday.
Ford is raising its full-year profit guidance after a record third quarter that saw improving sales worldwide.
The 16-day federal government shutdown in October will be a headwind at Southwest Airlines in the final three months of the year, chairman and CEO Gary Kelly told CNBC.
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