Company News & Earnings

  • Reporting season wraps up; focus shifts back to RBA ABC - 5 hours ago

    The final week of the February reporting season saw a slip in the quality of results, but overall the four-week "Festival of the Spreadsheet" was probably neither better nor worse than expected. The improvement in profits relative to the year before is pretty well the norm for corporate Australia.

  • Berkshire Hathaway's 4Q profit declines 17 percent Associated Press - 20 hours ago

    Berkshire Hathaway Inc. said Saturday that its fourth quarter profit slid 17 percent because of declines in the paper value of its investments and derivative contracts. Berkshire's quarterly profit declined ...

  • Blackhawk Provides Additional Details on 2015 Guidance GlobeNewswire - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 6:12 PM AEDT

    PLEASANTON, Calif. -- Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc. today is providing additional details on the Company's fiscal 2015 financial guidance that it provided at its investor conference held on February ...

  • Aussies splash out at Harvey Norman AAP - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 10:22 AM AEDT
    Aussies splash out at Harvey Norman

    Australians are splurging at Harvey Norman as their houses and share portfolios increase in value. The retailer is forecasting sales growth in its homemaker products this year thanks to improved consumer confidence following a 27.4 per cent boost to half year net profit. The robust result prompted the company to lift its interim dividend to nine cents and issue a special dividend of 14 cents per share. A strong housing market in Australia, record low interest rates, major infrastructure investment in NSW and stable consumer sentiment were pointing to positive trends, chairman Gerry Harvey said.

  • Correction: Earns-Epam story Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 9:44 AM AEDT

    In a Feb. 26 story about the financial results of Epam Systems Inc., The Associated Press reported erroneously, in a report generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research, that ...

  • Correction: Earns-Chemtura story Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 9:43 AM AEDT

    In a Feb. 26 story about Chemtura Corp.'s financial results, The Associated Press reported, in a report generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research, erroneously that the company's ...

  • Correction: Earns-Controladora Vuela story Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 9:30 AM AEDT

    In a Feb. 26 story about Controladora Vuela's results, The Associated Press reported erroneously, in a report generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research, that the company's ...

  • Diamond Hill Investment Group posts 4Q profit Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 8:31 AM AEDT

    The Columbus, Ohio-based bank said it had earnings of $3.81 per share. The investment company posted revenue of $28.5 million in the period. For the year, the company reported profit of $31.6 million, ...

  • Airbus posts 4Q profit Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 6:45 AM AEDT

    The aerospace company, based in Amsterdam, posted revenue of 18.62 billion euros ($22.64 billion) in the period. For the year, the company reported profit of 2.16 billion euros. Revenue was reported as ...

  • Liberty Media beats 4Q profit forecasts Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 6:30 AM AEDT

    The Englewood, Colorado-based company said it had profit of 21 cents per share. The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for ...

  • Correction: Earns-LHC Group story Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 6:22 AM AEDT

    In a Feb. 26 story about the financial results of LHC Group Inc., The Associated Press reported erroneously, in a report generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research, that ...

  • Correction: Earns-Aegion story Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 6:10 AM AEDT

    In a Feb. 26 story about the financial results of Aegion Corp., The Associated Press reported erroneously, in a report generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research, that the ...

  • Armour Residential REIT posts 4Q loss Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 5:16 AM AEDT

    The Vero Beach, Florida-based company said it had a loss of 41 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 11 cents per share. The results fell short of Wall Street expectations. ...

  • Correction: Earns-TeleTech Holdings story Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 5:14 AM AEDT

    In a Feb. 26 story about the financial results of TeleTech Holdings Inc., The Associated Press reported erroneously, in a report generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research, ...

  • FactSet Board Member and Former President and COO Michael DiChristina Passes Away GlobeNewswire - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 3:00 AM AEDT

    NORWALK, Conn. -- Michael F. DiChristina, Board Member and former President and COO of FactSet Research Systems Inc. , passed away yesterday.

  • Leucadia reports 4Q loss Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 2:54 AM AEDT

    The New York-based company said it had a loss of 3 cents per share. Losses, adjusted to account for discontinued operations, were 1 cent per share. The investment banking and capital markets company posted ...

  • StoneMor Partners L.P. Announces Date of Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Full … GlobeNewswire - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 2:08 AM AEDT

    LEVITTOWN, Pa. -- StoneMor Partners L.P. today announced it plans to hold an investors' conference call to discuss its 2014 fourth quarter and full year financial results (which will be released before ...

  • Volkswagen profits up 21 percent for full year Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 2:05 AM AEDT

    German automaker Volkswagen says after-tax profits rose 21 percent last year to 11.1 billion euros ($12.4 billion), but it offered a cautious outlook. The maker of Volkswagen, Audi, Skoda and SEAT brand ...

  • Stoneridge reports 4Q loss Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 1:58 AM AEDT

    On a per-share basis, the Warren, Ohio-based company said it had a loss of 99 cents. Earnings, adjusted for asset impairment costs and non-recurring costs, were 25 cents per share. The results surpassed ...

  • New Residential Investment posts 4Q profit Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 1:39 AM AEDT

    The New York-based company said it had net income of 38 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 41 cents per share. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average ...

  • Empresas ICA Announces Unaudited Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results GlobeNewswire - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 1:25 AM AEDT

    MEXICO CITY -- Empresas ICA, S.A.B. de C.V. , the largest infrastructure and construction company in Mexico, announced today its unaudited results for the fourth quarter and full year 2014, which have ...

  • Penney's shares extend fall after surprise loss Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 1:24 AM AEDT

    J.C. Penney's stock fell further in premarket trading Friday, a day after the department store chain reported a surprise loss amid increasing expenses even as sales improved. The Plano, Texas-based company ...

  • Western Asset Mortgage beats 4Q profit forecasts Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 1:18 AM AEDT

    The Pasadena, California-based company said it had profit of 37 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and stock option expense, were 65 cents per share. The results exceeded Wall ...

  • NorthStar Asset Management posts 4Q profit Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 1:12 AM AEDT

    The New York-based company said it had profit of 18 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 27 cents per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate ...

  • NorthStar Realty reports 4Q loss Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 1:03 AM AEDT

    On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had a loss of 47 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and to account for discontinued operations, were 44 cents per share. The results ...

  • Granite Construction misses Street 4Q forecasts Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 12:39 AM AEDT

    The Watsonville, California-based company said it had profit of 43 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring gains, were 39 cents per share. The results missed Wall Street expectations. The ...

  • Hospitality Properites reports 4Q results Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 12:39 AM AEDT

    The real estate investment trust, based in Newton, Massachusetts, said it had funds from operations of $121.5 million, or 81 cents per share, in the period. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by ...

  • Libbey posts 4Q profit Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 12:16 AM AEDT

    The Toledo, Ohio-based company said it had net income of 88 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to 53 cents per share. The glass tableware producer posted revenue of $231.4 ...

  • Diana Containerships meets 4Q profit forecasts Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 12:16 AM AEDT

    On a per-share basis, the Athens, Greece-based company said it had net income of 1 cent. The results met Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research ...

  • Starwood Waypoint reports 4Q results Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 12:14 AM AEDT

    The Oakland, California-based real estate investment trust said it had funds from operations of $16.8 million, or 44 cents per share, in the period. Funds from operations is a closely watched measure in ...

  • Westmoreland reports 4Q loss Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 12:14 AM AEDT

    The Englewood, Colorado-based company said it had a loss of $2.37 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 6 cents per share. The wireless spectrum license company posted revenue ...

  • Dril-Quip tops Street 4Q forecasts Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 12:14 AM AEDT

    On a per-share basis, the Houston-based company said it had profit of $1.50. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to $1.43 per share. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average ...

  • GasLog beats Street 4Q forecasts Associated Press - Fri, Feb 27, 2015 11:54 PM AEDT

    On a per-share basis, the company said it had profit of 11 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 28 cents per share. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate ...

  • Tetra Technologies reports 4Q loss Associated Press - Fri, Feb 27, 2015 11:52 PM AEDT

    The The Woodlands, Texas-based company said it had a loss of $1.90 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 9 cents per share. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average ...

  • Diana Containerships Inc. Reports Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, … GlobeNewswire - Fri, Feb 27, 2015 11:45 PM AEDT

    ATHENS, Greece -- Diana Containerships Inc. , (the "Company"), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today reported net income of $0.9 million for the fourth ...