Gap Inc.'s stock jumped 4.2% in after-hours trade Thursday after the apparel retailer's upbeat profit outlook overshadowed weaker-than-expected sales results.
BofA will adjust its 3Q earnings to reflect a net loss of $232 million, or four cents per share. It initially reported a quarterly loss of one cent per share.
Nvidia Corp. late Thursday said its third-quarter net income rose to $173 million, or 31 cents a share, from $119 million, or 20 cents a share, a year ago.
Zynga's bookings rose 15 percent to $175 million in the third quarter, as the maker of "Farmville" set its mobile gaming push in motion with releases such as "New Words with Friends."
The entertainment giant posted earnings per share that matched Wall Street views, while revenues came in higher than expected.
Stocks continued their upward momentum with some benchmarks hitting new record highs. Sentiment was driven by initial jobless claims numbers which at 285,000, remained under the key 300,000 level for the eighth week in a row. The markets also responded positively to European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi’s commitment to continuing stimulus efforts.
Nu Skin Enterprises' stock extended its post-earnings tumble by shedding 7.3% Thursday, to close at the lowest level since Feb. 27, 2013.
After a somewhat shaky start to the session, the U.S. stock market limped higher, but still managed to reach record levels.
A Detroit suburb, its former mayor and city administrator have been charged with fraud connected to a municipal-bond offering for a movie studio project.
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE Genworth Financial Inc., down $5.41 to $8.66 The financial services company reported a quarterly loss on higher costs, and the results fell short of Wall Street expectations.
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GT Advanced Technologies disclosed Thursday that the Securities and Exchange Commission is probing certain trading activity in the company's securities.
Here are the government's rankings of the leading airlines and their on-time performance for September.
For two newlyweds, their romantic honeymoon took a devastating turn when the groom started experiencing eyesight problems, reported Central European News (CEN).