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Comcast reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Thursday, helped by a tax settlement and more high-speed Internet customers.
Eli Lilly earnings plunged, hurt by special charges and generic competition for its Cymbalta depression drug, but it affirmed its full-year forecast.
The 27 percent rise in quarterly profits reflected an increase in passenger boardings and lower fuel costs.
Dunkin Brands' reported a 36 percent rise in quarterly profit as more customers visited its coffee and doughnut chain, Dunkin Donuts, in the U.S.
AT&T reported $32.96 billion in revenue for the quarter, missing Street estimates of $33.25 billion.
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The aerospace giant also raised its full-year guidance.
Sales of Biogen Idec's new multiple sclerosis drug Tecfidera fell short of Wall Street estimates for the first time. Its shares fell nearly 3 percent.
Dow Chemical said it was looking to cut fixed costs by $1 billion over the next three years, building on reductions that have helped boost margins.
Broadcom on Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of $98 million.
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) reported third-quarter revenue lower than analysts forecast, as sales of blockbuster asthma drug Advair continued to fall.
Yahoo reported earnings of 52 cents per share, topping expectations of 30 cents per share.
McDonald's reports its worst monthly comparable sales decreases in the US and Europe since early 2003.
The beverage giant also reported third-quarter revenue that missed estimates and said it was ramping up its cost-cutting initiatives.
Verizon's revenue beat Wall Street expectations but it posted lower quarterly profit.
Harley-Davidson's earnings and revenue beat analyst expectations.
Lockheed Martin on Tuesday reported net income of $888 million in its third quarter.
United Technologies posted a rise in quarterly profit, helped by a tax settlement and earnings increases across its aerospace and commercial building segments.
The Travelers Cos. on Tuesday reported third-quarter earnings of $919 million.
Apple easily beat Wall Street forecasts, and its sales outlook for the current quarter came in ahead of expectations.
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