Earnings

Home Depot reaped the benefits of a warmer start to the summer, following a rocky spring season, and on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings and sales that surpassed analysts’ expectations. The home improvement retailer also raised its outlook for both revenue and same-store sales for the full year, as the number of customer transactions jumped during
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News Corp topped Wall Street profit targets on Thursday, as it benefited from gains at its newly acquired TV network and recorded double-digit growth in its real-estate listings and book publishing businesses. News Corp’s subscription video services division that includes Australian pay TV company Foxtel — acquired by Rupert Murdoch-controlled News Corp earlier this year
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“I’m really excited to see what he does next,” Houston said of Woodside in an interview with CNBC’s Aditi Roy on Thursday. Woodside took a seat on the board of enterprise software company ServiceNow in April. Dropbox’s revenue was up 27 percent year over year in the second quarter, the company said. It had 11.9
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Media company Viacom reported quarterly revenue below Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as domestic advertising sales fell and the media company collected lower fees from cable TV operators and online distributors. The company said worldwide affiliate revenue fell 3 percent to $1.15 billion, missing estimates of $1.16 billion, according to research and data analytics firm
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German sportswear firm Adidas reported stronger-than-anticipated second-quarter net profit on Thursday, with the company saying it remains firmly on track to hit its full-year targets despite taking an impairment charge on its struggling Reebok brand. Net profit over the second quarter rose 20 percent to 418 million euros ($485 million), beating analyst expectations of 387
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The New York Times reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit but the company added fewer paid digital subscribers, sending its shares down about 5 percent. The company added 109,000 paid digital subscribers in the second quarter, compared with 114,000 a year earlier, when it offered heavy discounts for annual subscriptions. Digital advertising revenue, which accounts for
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CVS Health‘ topped Wall Street’s expectations with its retail pharmacy business fueling growth despite fewer customers shopping in the front of its stores. Revenue from CVS’ retail pharmacy segment reached $20.7 billion, up 5.7 percent from the year-ago quarter, driven by an 8.3 percent increase in pharmacy revenue. Revenue from front-end sales, which includes goods
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Disney’s broadcasting business saw a stunning 43 percent year-over-year growth in operating income to $361 million amid higher program sales, affiliate revenue growth and network advertising revenue. The company said higher sales of “Designated Survivor, “How to Get Away with Murder” and “Grey’s Anatomy” helped drive that increase. In April, Disney launched ESPN Plus, a
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Snap shares were volatile in post-market trading after the company beat earnings estimates, but daily active users (DAUs) fell due to redesign issues. The company also issued revenue guidance for the first time, but it was lower than estimated. It advised third-quarter revenue at $265 million to $290 million, shy of the FactSet estimate of
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Brendan McDermid | Reuters Jeff Lawson, (C) Founder, CEO, & Chairman of Communications software provider Twilio Inc., takes a selfie photo during his company’s IPO on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., June 23, 2016. Twilio soared to a new all-time high Tuesday after the cloud software
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