Yahoo's strong performance in the third quarter may have bought CEO Marissa Mayer a little more time at the helm. The Sunnyvale firm had a net income of $6.8 billion, compared with $297 million a year earlier.
In February, Coca-Cola Co. chief executive Muhtar Kent said this was to be the company's "year of execution," promising a recovery from last year's missed targets and return to normal growth rates by year-end.
The existing home sales headlines blare this is the highest increase for 2014. That is true, yet the increase isn't much of a soar, more of a bounce back from last month's -1.75% decline.
Photo: IBM / Associated Press IBM CEO Ginni Rometty faced weaker-than-expected software sales and lower productivity in services in the third quarter.
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has started a Special Inspection to review the circumstances surrounding the loss and peeling of coating in areas of the plant's torus.