... -- Continued strong financial results: -- Net income of $5.7 billion, up 4 percent from second quarter 2013 -- Diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.01, up 3 percent -- Revenue of $21.1 billion, compared with $21.4 billion -- Linked-quarter revenue up $441 ...
Reynolds American and Lorillard are in the final stages of agreeing a complex merger that will reshape Big Tobacco by bringing together two of the three largest US operators with a combined market capitalisation of $56bn.
Investors' radar screens have long been clear of the one blip guaranteed to sound the alarm in financial markets: interest rate rises by central banks.
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Family Dollar's fiscal third-quarter earnings missed estimates but investors embraced the discount retailer's financials.
Several surveys shows many people have followed the requirement to buy health insurance, but many other people still have not. A mandate under the Affordable Care Act, requires people to buy health insurance, or pay a fine.