Overall, the third quarter wasn’t a great one for corporate profit.
The retail coffee sector continues to percolate, led by the great second quarter results of Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX). Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX)’s second quarter saw solid growth in sales and profits. The stock ...
Third quarter earnings have begun to come in, and an end to the five-quarter earnings recession for companies in the S&P 500 isn't likely. Investors have continued to bid up stocks on the
UnitedHealth Group is overcoming more than $1 billion in Obamacare losses thanks to robust growth in its Optum health services unit, the company’s third quarter earnings indicate.
A sizable tax benefit padded the bottom line and higher usage of the company's equipment and aggressive cost management also boosted the company's earnings, an analyst says.