| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 2:33 PM
Spice maker McCormick & Co. Inc. said Thursday that its profit grew more than 13 percent in the third quarter, thanks to new products, acquisitions and strength in emerging markets.
The Sparks-based maker of spices and flavorings raised its full-year...
| Oct 7, 2012
As pay raises go, it's hard to beat a fivefold increase.
That's the jump Hunt Valley-based Omega Healthcare Investors' CEO saw in compensation last year. After getting a thumbs down for its executive pay from a shareholder advisory firm, the company told...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 4:12 PM
Under Armour Inc. scored a touchdown Tuesday with its second-quarter profit rising 7 percent, which sent its stock soaring.
Shares in the iconic Baltimore-based sports apparel maker surged 9 percent to $52.79 each in New York Stock Exchange trading after...
| 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...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 6:59 PM
The new organizers of the Baltimore Grand Prix said Tuesday they are prepared to lose money on the Labor Day weekend event, but pledged that no vendor or taxpayer would go unpaid.
"My goal for this year is to stabilize the race," said J.P. Grant, the...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 9:41 AM
Sports apparel maker Under Armour Inc. reported a 42 percent gain in fourth-quarter earnings on Thursday and said the company experienced its highest overall annual growth rate since 2007 as it continues to roll out new products.
Net income rose to $33...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Spice maker McCormick and Co. Inc. reported higher-than-expected quarterly results, as it passed on higher costs of dairy products and other raw materials to its customers.
However, the Sparks-based company's profit forecast for 2012 came in below...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 6:03 AM
Baltimore-based Sinclair Broadcast Group said net income fell 31 percent in the fourth quarter, with earnings missing analysts' estimates by 4 cents per share.
The broadcasting company on Wednesday reported net income of $22.7 million, or 28 cents per...