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Honda Cuts Full-Year Forecast Amid Quality Woes

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 10:03am
Honda reported a 4% decline in its second-quarter operating profit and cut its full-year forecast as recalls impact new-model production.
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Consumer Confidence Jumps In October To Reading Of 94.5

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 10:02am
The Conference Board said Tuesday that consumer confidence in October rose to a reading of 94.5, up from 89 in September.
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Tech Stocks Rise With Facebook Earnings On Tap

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 9:53am
Tech stocks got off to a strong start Tuesday as investors awaited the latest earnings results from Facebook Inc. .
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Tesla Opens Higher As Musk's Tweets Lift Stock

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 9:42am
Tesla Motors Inc. shares rose nearly 4% at the open Tuesday.
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Twitter's Efforts to Engage Users Yet to Fully Pay Off

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 9:41am
Twitter efforts to improve user engagement and growth rates are taking longer than expected to gain traction, prompting a wave of rating and price target cuts on the stock.
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Coach CEO Sees 'tremendous Variability In' Asia Sales

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 9:41am
Coach Inc. Chief Executive Victor Luis said on a call Tuesday the upscale handbag maker has seen "tremendous variability" in sales performance in Asia.
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U.S. Business Spending Weakens Despite Upbeat Sentiment

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 9:39am
A key gauge of capital goods orders by U.S. businesses recorded its biggest drop in eight months in September, but the surprise decline was likely to be temporary as business sentiment has been upbeat in recent months.
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Stan Lee Media, Disney continue fight over Marvel superheroes in Denver federal appeals court

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 9:36am
Spider-Man, X-Men and The Hulk will loom large in a federal appeals court as Disney battles for the rights to Marvel's iconic comic book characters in a longtime dispute.
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IHOP, Applebee's owner DineEquity raises dividend 17 percent; increases buyback plan by $60M

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 9:19am
DineEquity Inc., the company behind restaurant chains IHOP and Applebee's, said Tuesday that it is raising its dividend 17 percent and approved a $60 million increase in its stock buyback plan.
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PG&E posts 3Q profit, results top Wall Street estimates

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 9:19am
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PCG) on Tuesday reported net income of $811 million in its third quarter.
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U.S. Home Prices Rise Less-than-Expected in August: S&P/Case Shiller

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 9:04am
U.S. single-family home prices increased 5.6% in August on a year-over-year basis, according to the S&P/Case Shiller composite index. But fell slightly short of expectations, the survey said Tuesday.
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Lowe's introduces customer service robots to help customers find and buy items

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 9:00am
Lowe's is testing whether robots can improve its customer service, like helping a shopper find a match for something as simple as a nail.
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TD Ameritrade Profit Rises 5.5% on Higher Net New Assets

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 8:51am
TD Ameritrade, the biggest U.S. discount broker as measured by client trades, said its quarterly profit rose 5.5 percent as it reported a jump in net new assets.
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US durable goods orders down 1.3 percent in September as demand for investment goods falls

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 8:34am
Orders to U.S. companies for long-lasting manufactured goods fell for a second month in September, while a key category that signals business investment plans dropped by the biggest amount in eight months.
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Durable Goods Orders Slip 1.3% in September

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 8:29am
Orders for long-lasting goods fell 1.3% in September, the Commerce Department said Tuesday. Excluding the transportation component, orders fell 0.2%.
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AutoNation Beats Expectations; Profit Up 15%

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 8:26am
AutoNation on Tuesday reported a 15 percent jump in third-quarter earnings, in part because of robust profit from used cars.
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Oil Prices Outlook for 2015

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 8:22am
While oil earnings season is here, the season that has really begun is prediction season.
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Freeport-McMoran tops 3Q profit and revenue expectations

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 8:22am
Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold Inc. (FCX) on Tuesday reported third-quarter earnings of $552 million.
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Pfizer beats Wall Street estimates with 3Q growth of drugs and vaccines in emerging markets

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 8:19am
Pfizer reported better-than-expected third quarter earnings Tuesday as higher sales in emerging markets like China helped offset missing revenue from former blockbuster drugs that have lost patent protection.
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Amazon to open facility in Illinois, hire 1,000 employees in state

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 8:01am
Amazon Inc. says it plans to open its first facility in Illinois next year in a move that would create 1,000 jobs.
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