| May 21, 2014
| 4:36 PM
Target Corp., struggling to rebound from last year's hacker attack and a botched Canadian expansion, posted first-quarter profit that missed analysts' estimates and cut its annual forecast.
Net income fell 16% to $418 million, or 66 cents a share,...
| May 5, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Target Corp's decision to oust Gregg Steinhafel as chairman and chief executive some five months after a massive data breach has triggered concerns the No. 3 U.S. retailer might have even more bad news for investors.
The board of directors removed...
| May 1, 2014
| 4:17 AM
Schaumburg-based Motorola Solutions Inc., which makes walkie-talkies, rugged mobile computers and tablets, forecast weaker-than-expected quarterly results after reporting first-quarter revenue below estimates as orders from government and businesses fell....
| Apr 28, 2014
| 4:18 PM
The Hartford Financial Services Group reported first-quarter earnings Monday that beat analysts' expectations.
Net income was $495 million, or $1.03 per diluted share, for the quarter, compared with a net loss of $241 million, or 58 cents per diluted...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Time Warner Inc. said the performance of two movies - "The LEGO Movie" and "300: Rise of An Empire" -helped the company increase first quarter profit by 71%, while revenue increased at its three major divisions, the Warner Brothers studio, the Turner...
| May 1, 2014
| 4:37 AM
Chicago-based CME Group Inc., the world's largest futures market operator, said Thursday first-quarter earnings increased 13 percent, meeting Wall Street expectations, on a jump in trading volume.
Net profit rose to $266.8 million, or 79 cents a share,...
| May 1, 2014
| 4:47 AM
Cigna Corp. reported first-quarter earnings significantly above analysts' expectations, as the company said it better managed company expenses and medical costs.
Net income for the quarter $528 million, or $1.92 per share, compared with $57 million ,or...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 7:57 AM
If Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s fiscal fourth-quarter earnings were any indication, the economy could use some shaping up.
The Bentonville, Ark., giant, the largest retailer in the world, said its profit for the three-month period ended Jan. 31, plunged 21%...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 12:17 PM
Thanks to declining fuel prices, the nation's airlines reported healthy profits in 2013 and can expect a record number of passengers on international flights this spring.
That was the message Wednesday from Airlines for America, the trade group for...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Boosted by strong sales in its first financial quarter, Boeing Co. beat analysts’ estimates largely due to an increased production rate of commercial jetliners.
The Chicago aerospace giant reported a profit of $965 million, or $1.28 a share. That&...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 12:33 PM
CVS Caremark Corp.'s shares climbed Tuesday after the drugstore chain raised its profit estimate for the first three months of the year and reassured investors that it could withstand its decision to stop selling tobacco products.
The nation's second-...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 6:13 AM
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. economy added a fairly solid number of new jobs in March as employers reverted to their average pace of hiring after the unusually harsh winter weather.
The Labor Department said Friday that the economy created a net 192,000 new...