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Rio Tinto 1H14 Output Rises, Iron Ore Production Hits Record - Analyst Blog

Mining giant Rio Tinto plc ( RIO ) recorded strong production volumes for most of its products in the first half of 2014. While the production of mined copper, hard coking coal, semi soft and... Read >>

AAR Corp. Beats Q4 Earnings Ests, Misses Rev and Guides Well - Analyst Blog

Aerospace and defense products and services supplier, AAR Corp. ( AIR ) reported fiscal fourth quarter 2014 (ending May 31, 2014) earnings of 43 cents per share, beating the Zacks Consensus... Read >>

UTX's Pratt & Whitney Clinches Lucrative Engine Contracts - Analyst Blog

Pratt & Whitney, a unit of diversified conglomerate United Technologies Corp. ( UTX ), has finalized several contracts to deliver engines exclusively to Azul and Philippine Airlines, and via... Read >>

St. Jude Medical Beats on Q2 Earnings, Upgrades Outlook - Analyst Blog

St. Jude Medical Inc. ( STJ ) posted a 6.25% rise in adjusted net earnings per share to $1.02 for the second quarter of 2014 from 96 cents in the year ago quarter. With this, the St. Paul, MN... Read >>

Will Philip Morris (PM) Surprise this Earnings Season? - Analyst Blog

Philip Morris International Inc. ( PM ) is set to report second quarter fiscal 2014 results on Jul 17. Last quarter, the company delivered a positive surprise of 1.7%. Let us see how things are... Read >>

Schwab (SCHW) Beats Earnings on Revenue Strength - Analyst Blog

Robust top line growth drove The Charles Schwab Corp. 's ( SCHW ) second quarter earnings of 23 cents per share surpassing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 22 cents. Also, this was up 28% from 18... Read >>

Will UnitedHealth (UNH) Miss on Earnings Due to Obamacare? - Analyst Blog

U.S. health insurer, UnitedHealth Group Inc. ( UNH ) is scheduled to report its second quarter 2014 results before the opening bell on Jul 17. In the last quarter, this health insurer delivered a... Read >>

Will Morgan Stanley's (MS) Q2 Earnings Disappoint? - Analyst Blog

Morgan Stanley ( MS ) is scheduled to release second quarter 2014 results tomorrow, Jul 17, before the opening bell. Last quarter, Morgan Stanley delivered a positive earnings surprise of 13.3%... Read >>

Abbott Labs Beats on Q2 Earnings and Sales, Boosts Guidance - Analyst Blog

Abbott Laboratories ( ABT ) reported second quarter 2014 earnings of 54 cents per share, above the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 51 cents. Earnings were up 17.4% from the year ago quarter and also... Read >>

BofA Beats Earnings on Huge Adjustment, $650M AIG Settlement - Analyst Blog

The trend of industry frontrunners beating or meeting earnings estimates has been maintained by Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ) which delivered a positive earnings surprise of 41.4% for the... Read >>