ATLANTA: Delta Air Lines Inc. said second-quarter earnings rose 17 percent, topping analysts’ expectations, as passengers flew more miles at higher average fares and fuel spending declined.
WASHINGTON: US aerospace and defense giant Boeing raised its full-year profit outlook after a strong second quarter that saw profit soar 52 percent on higher jetliner deliveries.
NEW YORK: Internet titan Google tried last year to buy streaming music service Spotify but backed off for reasons including a whopping price tag, the Wall Street Journal reported.
NEW YORK: Microsoft said profits took a hit from its newly acquired Nokia phone division but that revenues got a strong lift from cloud services.
Apple has reported that its quarterly profit climbed with strong iPhone demand, but a decline in iPad tablet sales put a damper on its results.
HOUSTON: US oil and gas company Apache Corp.
FRANKFURT: Germany’s Daimler reported a 12 percent gain in underlying second-quarter operating profit, propelled by Mercedes as its new C-Class and E-Class models helped the luxury auto maker lift mar
WASHINGTON: Chrysler said it would recall up to 792,300 sport utility vehicles to fix an ignition-switch problem, the same part involved in the massive General Motors recall.
ZURICH: Charges linked to costly delays to offshore wind and solar power projects pushed ABB’s second-quarter earnings below forecasts, sending its shares down 2 percent.
SEOUL: LG Display Co.
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