| May 13, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. expects first quarter earnings of 27 cents to 30 cents per diluted share, down from 53 cents per share in the first quarter of 2012, the Hampstead-based retailer said Monday.
Sales for the quarter that ended May 4 dipped 3...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Hunt Valley-based Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. reported a 42 percent drop in profit for the first quarter, as operating and interest costs rose and revenue increased but fell short of analysts' expectations.
The television station owner and operator...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 2:45 PM
T. Rowe Price Group reported Wednesday that profit rose 22 percent in the quarter from a year ago to $241.9 million, buoyed by an uptick in the market that pushed assets under management to a new record.
The Baltimore-based money manager earned 91...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 2:29 PM
Chemical maker W.R. Grace & Co. said Wednesday that its third-quarter profit fell 7.1 percent to $75.5 million as revenue shrank, in part due to unfavorable exchange rates.
The Columbia-based firm's revenue dropped 10.1 percent to $776.6 million in the...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Chemical maker W.R. Grace & Co. on Wednesday announced preliminary first-quarter net income of $52 million to $53 million, or 68 cents to 69 cents per diluted share.
Grace, based in Columbia, will report full earnings April 24 for the quarter that ended...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Sparks-based McCormick & Co. said Tuesday that it increased profits 2 percent in the three months ending in February, compared with the year-earlier period.
The spice maker, which also sells seasonings, recipe mixes and other products, produced profits...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 4:45 PM
With Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. likely poised to announce year-end and fourth-quarter results this week, investors and analysts wonder just how bad it will be.
So far this year, stock in the Hampstead-based men's apparel chain has sat out the stock...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 4:01 PM
KeyW Holding Corp., a Hanover-based technology and cybersecurity firm that contracts with U.S. intelligence agencies, reported a profit increase in the third quarter that matched Wall Street analysts' expectations.
The company, which delayed its earning...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 3:55 PM
McCormick & Co. plans to raise prices in response to continuing increases in the costs of raw materials and packaging, company officials said Wednesday.
Still, the performance of the Sparks spicemaker has been on target, said Alan D. Wilson, its chairman...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 11:43 AM
Corporate Office Properties Trust, a Columbia-based owner and developer of office parks, lowered its third-quarter earnings expectations because of a loss on an investment in a cybersecurity firm, the company said Friday.
COPT, which specializes in...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 12:15 PM
The United States wastes about $3,000 per person annually in health care spending — nearly $1 trillion a year. That's bad enough. Even more disturbing is who gets that trillion.
The fact is, we cannot understand politics in the U.S. by watching...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 3:08 PM
McCormick & Co. enjoyed a double-digit increase in profit during the last quarter on the strength of new products, higher sales and price increases, the Sparks-based spicemaker reported Thursday.
Net income for the March-to-May period rose 11 percent...