Aug 8, 2014 Corporate America shows profit growth, but global troubles cloud the future.
Jul 9, 2014 Alcoa's bid to brand itself an "innovation powerhouse" recalls its roots.
Apr 9, 2013 Juli Niemann, analyst with Smith, Moore & Company, joins Marketplace Morning Report host Jeremy Hobson to discuss the latest earnings reports and what they signal about the economy.
Apr 8, 2013 Corporate earnings season kicks off today with a report from the aluminum maker Alcoa. Analysts will be watching closely for signs of how the U.S. and global economy is faring.
Jan 8, 2013 Corporate earnings season is here again. The first reports arrive today, starting with the aluminum company Alcoa. Analysts are bracing for a slew of lackluster numbers.
Oct 23, 2012 Illinois Tool Works isn’t a known bellwether, but its earnings show key trends: As export markets cool, profits come from U.S. sales and cost cuts.
Oct 9, 2012 Companies in the S&P 500 predict lower third-quarter earnings by a four-to-one margin.
Jul 25, 2012 Nearly halfway through earnings season, companies are making profits but falling short on sales. The sluggish economy is taking a toll.
Jul 9, 2012 After the markets close today, everybody on Wall Street will be waiting to hear from the big aluminum producer Alcoa. The company's earnings are likely to give us clues about a lot more than metal.
Apr 19, 2012 The corporate earnings reports are flooding in this morning, with companies like Southwest Airlines and Verizon telling us how they did in the first part of this year. In recent quarters, companies have padded their profits by cutting costs.