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Visa Tops Earnings on Expense Control, Margins Up - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 9:53 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

Visa Inc. 's ( V ) fiscal first quarter 2014 (ended Dec 31, 2013) operating earnings of $2.20 per Class A common share comfortably surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $2.16 and the prior… Read More

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NY Community Bancorp Earnings Beat on Lower Expenses - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 9:50 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

New York Community Bancorp, Inc. ( NYCB ) reported fourth quarter 2013 cash earnings of 30 cents per share, which outpaced the Zacks Consensus of 27 cents. However, the reported figure was in… Read More

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Colgate Q4 Earnings Beat, Revs Lag - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 9:49 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

Colgate Palmolive Co. ( CL ), a global dealer in consumer goods, reported fourth quarter 2013 adjusted earnings of 75 cents per share that came a penny ahead of the Zacks Consensus Estimate and… Read More

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ICICI Bank Posts Robust Q3 Earnings - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 9:40 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

ICICI Bank Ltd. ( IBN ) reported fiscal third quarter 2014 (ended Dec 31) net profit of INR25.32 billion ($410 million). This was up 13% from the year ago profit of INR22.50 billion ($364… Read More

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Conoco Earnings Beats Ests, Revs Miss - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 9:39 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

Independent oil and gas company, ConocoPhillips ( COP ) reported fourth quarter 2013 adjusted earnings of $1.40 per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.32. However, earnings came… Read More

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Tractor Supply Q4 Earnings Beat - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 9:30 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

Tractor Supply Company ( TSCO ) reported fourth quarter 2013 earnings per share of 68 cents, which was 23.6% higher than the prior year quarter. Moreover, it beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of… Read More

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Spectrum Brands Posts Robust Q1 Earnings - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 9:20 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

Spectrum Brands Holdings Inc. ( SPB ) began fiscal 2014 on a positive note, recording a 39.7% rise in its first quarter adjusted earnings of $1.09 per share. Quarterly earnings also surpassed… Read More

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Vistaprint Q2 Earnings Zoom Past Estimates - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 9:00 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

Business services provider Vistaprint N.V. ( VPRT ) reported impressive second quarter fiscal 2014 results with a healthy year over year increase in revenues and earnings backed by solid… Read More

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Richard Branson’s Renewable Fuel, Butanol, Prepares for US Debut

1/30/2014, 8:34 am from Oilprice.com in Investing, Commodities, Business, Technology

By James Burgess for OilPrice.com Butanol is a renewable biofuel that is set to debut at US pumps next year, and hopes to challenge ethanol’s dominance of the $26 billion market. Just as… Read More

Benzinga

Is This Facebook's Plan for Growth?

1/30/2014, 8:19 am from Benzinga in Investing, Stocks, Business, International

Jim Probasco, Benzinga Staff Writer As Wall Street anxiously awaited Facebook ( FB )'s earnings report Wednesday afternoon, investors speculated where (or if) the massive social network… Read More