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  • Coach tops 3Q profit forecasts Associated Press - 36 minutes ago

    Coach Inc. (COH) on Tuesday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $88.1 million. On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had net income of 32 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring ...

  • Captain of doomed S. Korea ferry sentenced to life in prison Associated Press - 37 minutes ago
    Captain of doomed S. Korea ferry sentenced to life in prison

    The South Korean ferry captain responsible for last year's disaster that killed more than 300 people, mostly schoolchildren, was given an increased sentence of life in prison Tuesday by an appellate court ...

  • Waters tops Street 1Q forecasts Associated Press - 37 minutes ago

    On a per-share basis, the Milford, Massachusetts-based company said it had profit of $1.15. Earnings, adjusted for pretax expenses and non-recurring costs, were $1.21 per share. The results exceeded Wall ...

  • SD PUC postpones public meeting on Keystone XL pipeline Associated Press - 38 minutes ago

    The state Public Utilities Commission has postponed a meeting for the public to provide input to the regulatory board on the portion of the Keystone XL pipeline that would run through South Dakota. The ...

  • Enola Gay co-pilot's flight logs, Hiroshima plans for sale Associated Press - 39 minutes ago
    Enola Gay co-pilot's flight logs, Hiroshima plans for sale

    Of the 12 men who flew aboard the Enola Gay the day the U.S. B-29 Superfortress dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima 70 years ago this summer, none knew the four-engine bomber better than Capt. Robert ...

  • Jacobs Engineering misses Street 2Q forecasts Associated Press - 40 minutes ago

    The Pasadena, California-based company said it had profit of 64 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 72 cents per share. The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. ...

  • Bill seeks to expand coverage for Hawaii fertility law Associated Press - 40 minutes ago
    Bill seeks to expand coverage for Hawaii fertility law

    A proposal in Hawaii's Legislature would expand a state mandate on fertility treatments to include same sex couples and single women, updating a law that now only offers such benefits to women who are ...

  • Viola Davis to star as Harriet Tubman in HBO movie Associated Press - 41 minutes ago
    Viola Davis to star as Harriet Tubman in HBO movie

    HBO said Monday that the project is based on the biography "Bound for the Promised Land: Harriet Tubman," by historian Kate Clifford Larson. Tubman was born into slavery in Maryland, escaped ...

  • EU president promises Moldova closer cooperation Associated Press - 43 minutes ago

    The EU president has promised Moldova closer cooperation with the European Union, while urging it to reform its justice system and banking sector and fight corruption. Donald Tusk called Moldova, which ...

  • National Oilwell Varco beats 1Q profit forecasts Associated Press - 43 minutes ago

    The Houston-based company said it had profit of 76 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $1.29 per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate ...

  • Entergy beats 1Q profit forecasts Associated Press - 47 minutes ago

    Entergy Corp. (ETR) on Tuesday reported first-quarter net income of $302.9 million. The New Orleans-based company said it had profit of $1.65 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came ...

  • II-VI posts 3Q profit Associated Press - 49 minutes ago

    On a per-share basis, the Saxonburg, Pennsylvania-based company said it had profit of 24 cents. The Laser and optics manufacturer posted revenue of $182.7 million in the period. For the current quarter ...

  • Judge to probe Andorra bank Spanish unit for laundering Associated Press - 50 minutes ago

    A Spanish investigative magistrate has opened a probe into possible money laundering at Banco de Madrid SA, a unit of Andorra's Banca Privada d'Andorra accused by the U.S. of helping groups from China, ...

  • Ford's 1Q net income falls on strong dollar, lower sales Associated Press - 52 minutes ago
    Ford's 1Q net income falls on strong dollar, lower sales

    Lower sales and the impact of a stronger U.S. dollar caused Ford's net income to fall 6.5 percent to $924 million in the first quarter. The earnings, of 23 cents per share, compared with earnings of 25 ...

  • Wyndham beats Street 1Q forecasts Associated Press - 55 minutes ago

    Wyndham Worldwide Corp. (WYN) on Tuesday reported first-quarter net income of $122 million. On a per-share basis, the Parsippany, New Jersey-based company said it had net income of $1. Earnings, adjusted ...

  • Consol beats 1Q profit forecasts Associated Press - 56 minutes ago

    Consol Energy Inc. (CNX) on Tuesday reported first-quarter earnings of $79 million. The Canonsburg, Pennsylvania-based company said it had profit of 34 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring ...

  • Capella misses 1Q profit forecasts Associated Press - 1 hour 1 minute ago

    On a per-share basis, the Minneapolis-based company said it had net income of 80 cents. The results missed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research ...

  • Obama, Abe putting joint face on trade amid opposition in US Associated Press - 1 hour 4 minutes ago
    Obama, Abe putting joint face on trade amid opposition in US

    Eager to build on the U.S.-Japan alliance, President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will work to strengthen economic ties further while confronting stiff resistance from the U.S. president's ...

  • Whirlpool 1Q results miss Street; cuts full-year outlook Associated Press - 1 hour 4 minutes ago

    Whirlpool posted greater first-quarter profits but still fell short of expectations and the appliance maker cut its full-year profit forecast citing the strong dollar and weaker demand in Brazil, where ...

  • Wolverine beats 1Q profit forecasts Associated Press - 1 hour 4 minutes ago

    On a per-share basis, the Rockford, Michigan-based company said it had profit of 39 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to 37 cents per share. The results topped Wall Street expectations. ...

  • CIT misses 1Q profit forecasts Associated Press - 1 hour 4 minutes ago

    The Livingston, New Jersey-based company said it had profit of 59 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 62 cents per share. The results missed Wall Street expectations. The ...

  • This is the core question for Apple: Analyst CNBC - 1 hour 7 minutes ago
    This is the core question for Apple: Analyst

    Whether Apple can continue its growth story may boil down to one iPhone statistic, analyst Gene Munster tells CNBC.

  • Aetna beats 1Q profit forecasts Associated Press - 1 hour 7 minutes ago

    Aetna Inc. (AET) on Tuesday reported first-quarter net income of $777.5 million. On a per-share basis, the Hartford, Connecticut-based company said it had profit of $2.20. Earnings, adjusted for amortization ...

  • Flagstar Bancorp posts 1Q profit Associated Press - 1 hour 7 minutes ago

    On a per-share basis, the Troy, Michigan-based company said it had profit of 43 cents. The holding company for Flagstar Bank posted revenue of $183.2 million in the period. Flagstar Bancorp shares have ...

  • Lexmark posts 1Q profit Associated Press - 1 hour 10 minutes ago

    The Lexington, Kentucky-based company said it had profit of 32 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for costs related to mergers and acquisitions and restructuring costs, came to 81 cents per share. The ...

  • Officials: 2014 a banner year for Metro-North ridership Associated Press - 1 hour 13 minutes ago

    More riders took Metro-North last year than at any point in the railroad's history. Officials said Monday that nearly 85 million passengers rode Metro-North in 2014. That's makes the railroad the second ...

  • Yandex posts 1Q profit Associated Press - 1 hour 13 minutes ago

    The The Hague, Netherlands-based company said it had profit of 11 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 12 cents per share. The Russian search engine posted revenue of ...

  • Ahead of the Bell: US consumer confidence Associated Press - 1 hour 16 minutes ago
    Ahead of the Bell: US consumer confidence

    The Conference Board releases its April index on U.S. consumer confidence Tuesday at 10 a.m. Eastern. FEELING BETTER: Economist expect the consumer confidence index to rise slightly to 102.5 this month ...

  • Textron misses Street 1Q forecasts Associated Press - 1 hour 16 minutes ago

    On a per-share basis, the Providence, Rhode Island-based company said it had net income of 46 cents. The results missed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks ...

  • Lower oil prices take a slice out of BP's Q1 profits Associated Press - 1 hour 17 minutes ago

    Energy company BP reported Tuesday that its first-quarter profit fell 26 percent in the wake of the sharp drop in oil prices, less than many analysts had feared. The London-based company said net income ...

  • Iron Mountain beats 1Q profit forecasts Associated Press - 1 hour 19 minutes ago

    On a per-share basis, the Boston-based company said it had profit of 19 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 32 cents per share. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average ...

  • Del Frisco's tops 1Q profit forecasts Associated Press - 1 hour 22 minutes ago

    On a per-share basis, the Southlake, Texas-based company said it had net income of 23 cents. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment ...

  • Stock Building Supply posts 1Q profit Associated Press - 1 hour 22 minutes ago

    The Raleigh, North Carolina-based company said it had profit of 7 cents per share. Losses, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 1 cent per share. The building materials company posted revenue of ...

  • The Journey From Professional Hockey Player to Franchisee Entrepreneur - 1 hour 23 minutes ago
    The Journey From Professional Hockey Player to Franchisee

    When Boyd Kane's career playing hockey came to a close, he and his wife decided to enter the world of franchising.

  • Centene beats 1Q profit forecasts Associated Press - 1 hour 25 minutes ago

    The St. Louis-based company said it had net income of 51 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted to account for discontinued operations, came to 52 cents per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. ...