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Lockheed Martin, the Pentagon's largest arms supplier, reported a better-than-expected 8.6 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by higher demand for its F-35 fighter jets.
Orders for long-lasting goods dropped 3.4% in December, far below a FactSet estimate for a 0.5% increase for the month.
Despite global turbulence, the Federal Reserve is not likely to rock the economic boat with its FOMC statement this week.
The maker of Scotch tape and Post-it notes posted a 7% increase in fourth-quarter profit as sales rose across its businesses and the company reaffirmed financial targets for 2015.
Pfizer Inc reported stronger-than-expected quarterly sales due to cost cuts and demand for its vaccines and cancer drugs, but the company forecast 2015 earnings below Wall Street expectations, citing patent expirations and the stronger dollar.
U.S. equity futures dropped deep into negative territory Thursday as fourth-quarter earnings results from Caterpillar, Microsoft, and United Technologies weighed on shares, and after a much weaker-than-expected read on durable goods orders.
3M Co. backed its fiscal 2015 outlook on Tuesday and posted in-line quarterly sales.
The construction and mining equipment maker posted a lower net profit below views, mostly due to the drop in oil prices, copper, coal, and iron ore.
Rich countries must act swiftly to repair battered health systems and get cash to millions of families in the three countries hit hardest by the world's worst Ebola outbreak, the international development agency Oxfam said Tuesday.
Pfizer Inc.'s fourth-quarter profit fell by half as worsening generic competition and unfavorable currency rates reduced sales, and higher research spending and legal costs also hurt the bottom line.
Procter & Gamble's stock slid 2.6% in premarket trade Tuesday, after the consumer products giant missed fiscal second-quarter profit expectations and lowered its growth outlook for the year.
The victory for radical, far-left Syriza in Greece's general election over the weekend is a "credit negative" for the country, Moody's Investors Service said in a report dated Monday.
Shares of Pfizer slumped 1.7% in premarket trade Tuesday, after the drug giant provided a downbeat 2015 profit and sales outlook, citing product losses and the negative impact of currency moves.
Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) on Tuesday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $2.37 billion.
India and America's declaration of a breakthrough in contentious nuclear energy cooperation has been met with a lukewarm response from industry and analysts.
Pfizer Inc. (PFE) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $1.23 billion.
American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $597 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co. said on Tuesday net profit for the fourth quarter climbed to $683 million, or 74 cents a share, compared with $185 million, or 20 cents a share, in the same period last year.
While Joan Rivers lay sedated in a Manhattan clinic, her doctors performed unauthorized medical procedures, snapped a selfie with the comedian and failed to act as her vital signs deteriorated, according to a malpractice lawsuit filed Monday by her daughter, Melissa.
The main U.S. foreign assistance agency on Monday suspended awards to a non-governmental organization that has received more than $1 billion for its work in Afghanistan and Iraq the past nine years.