Company Results & Outlook


ThyssenKrupp lifted by record orders as shifts from steel

ESSEN, Germany Demand for next-generation lifts and car components enabled Thyssenkrupp to report its highest annual order intake in five years as the German firm slowly exits steelmaking.

Flat profit gives Angry Birds maker's shares the blues

HELSINKI Angry Birds maker Rovio Entertainment fell short of market expectations for quarterly sales and profit on Thursday, sparking a near 20 percent fall in the Finnish firm's shares.

23 Nov 2017

Software firm Sage sees faster growth after 10 percent profit rise

LONDON British software firm Sage reported a 10 percent rise in organic operating profit to 475 million pounds ($630 million) and said its top-line growth would accelerate to 8 percent this year from 6.6 percent a year earlier.

Tech, Budget 2017, 22 Nov 2017

Meg Whitman stepping down as HP Enterprise CEO

Meg Whitman on Tuesday announced that she will step down as chief executive of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co, ending a 6-year tenure that included overseeing one of the biggest corporate breakups in history.

Tech, Top News, Budget 2017, 22 Nov 2017

German automakers set for record output expect further growth in 2018 - VDA

BERLIN German automakers, on course for record production this year, expect further output growth in 2018 powered by strong demand in Asia, the VDA carmakers' lobby said.

Budget 2017, 21 Nov 2017

Lowe's beats on quarter but unchanged outlook pressures stock

Lowe's Cos Inc on Tuesday beat quarterly estimates on higher demand for building materials after hurricanes in the United States but kept its full-year sales and profit outlook unchanged, sending its shares lower. | Video

Budget 2017, 22 Nov 2017

Auto, industrial chips boost Analog Device's profit, revenue beat

Chipmaker Analog Devices Inc on Tuesday reported a quarterly profit that beat analysts' estimates, led by demand from industrial, autonomous cars and connected devices market.

Budget 2017, 21 Nov 2017

SAP sees margins flattening out in fourth quarter - CFO

BARCELONA Europe's biggest technology company SAP expects profit margins to flatten out during the fourth quarter after three years of declines, with improving margins to begin to show up in 2018, Chief Financial Officer Luka Mucic said on Friday.

17 Nov 2017

Carillion shares plunge after third profit warning

A third profit warning in a year sent Carillion's shares tumbling 34 percent on Friday after the British construction and services company said it expected to breach covenants with lenders and it would need to recapitalise.

Budget 2017, 17 Nov 2017

Vivendi misses third-quarter estimates, rules out Ubisoft takeover for now

LONDON/PARIS Acquisitive French media conglomerate Vivendi missed analysts estimates in third-quarter earnings and ruled out a hostile takeover of Ubisoft for the next six months after the video games maker beat forecasts, pushing its shares to a record high.

Budget 2017, 17 Nov 2017