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Barclays Earnings Hit by Lower Investment Banking Income - Analyst Blog

Barclays PLC ( BCS ) reported adjusted net income of £1,760 million ($2,911 million) for first half of 2014, down 14% from the prior year period. The fall was primarily due to slump in investment... Read >>

Arrow Electronics Down Despite Q2 Earnings & Revenues Beat - Analyst Blog

Arrow Electronics Inc. ( ARW ) reported second quarter 2014 adjusted earnings (excluding the effect of restructuring and amortization) per share of $1.43, which beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate... Read >>

Marriott Beats Q2 Earnings on Strong RevPar in North America - Analyst Blog

Leading hotelier, Marriott International Inc. ( MAR ) posted mixed second quarter 2014 results. Earnings beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate while revenues missed the same. However, the company... Read >>

Soft Comps Hurt Panera Bread Q2 Earnings; FY Outlook Narrowed - Analyst Blog

Panera Bread Company ( PNRA ) posted dismal second quarter 2014 results, wherein both earnings and revenues lagged the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Adjusted second quarter 2014 earnings of $1.74 per... Read >>

AmEx Q2 Earnings Beat on Higher Card Spending & Spin-off Gains - Analyst Blog

American Express Co. ( AXP ), or AmEx, reported second quarter 2014 operating earnings per share of $1.43, which outpaced both the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.38 by 3.6% and the year ago... Read >>

Twitter Q2 Loss Narrower than Expected; User Growth Robust - Analyst Blog

Shares of Twitter Inc. ( TWTR ) surged 28.5% ($10.98) in after hours trading, after the company reported impressive second quarter 2014 results driven by strong user growth. Twitter's monthly... Read >>

GOL Impresses with Strong June 2014 Traffic Numbers - Analyst Blog

Leading Latin American airlines GOL LinhasAereas SA ( GOL ) released solid traffic results for the month of June driven by higher traffic during the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Revenue passenger... Read >>

RenaissanceRe (RNR) Q2 Earnings Miss Estimates, Improve Y/Y - Analyst Blog

RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. ( RNR ) reported second quarter 2014 operating earnings per share of $2.28 that missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 23.5%. However, the figure marked an improvement... Read >>

Fiserv (FISV) Q2 Earnings In Line; Revenues Miss Estimates - Analyst Blog

Fiserv Inc. ( FISV ) reported second quarter earnings of 81 cents per share, which were in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Earnings per share (excluding merger and integration costs,... Read >>

Barrett Business Services Beats on Q2 Earnings and Revenues - Analyst Blog

Barrett Business Services Inc. ( BBSI ) reported second quarter 2014 earnings per share of 98 cents, which beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 93 cents. On a year over year basis, earnings... Read >>