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Tencent"s Record Profit Soothes Fears It"s Throwing Margins Away

Tencent Holdings Ltd. delivered record quarterly profit that reassured investors bracing for a big hit to margins from spending on everything from video to old-school retail......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 16th, 2018

China"s 2018 oil refinery output, December gas production hit records

Chinese oil refiners raised their output to a record in 2018, led by state-run oil majors which maximized operations on firm profit-margins and private refiners which increased processing after being granted higher crude import quotas......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 20th, 2019

Party"s over: As margins tumble, China steel mills brace for hard times

Chinese steel producers ran up losses for the first time in three years this month as prices slid into a bear market on weak demand and near-record supply, ending years of solid profit margins......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 27th, 2018

Samsung Record Profit Overshadowed By Slumping Smartphone Sales; Chip Price Fears

With lower-cost Chinese handset makers nipping at Samsung's heels, and Apple maintaining its unassailable dominance of the premium market, the South Korean consumer-tech gi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 31st, 2018

Amazon earnings explode to record thanks to surprising e-commerce profit, stock gains

Amazon.com Inc. disclosed its biggest quarterly profit total in company history in a Thursday report, thanks to a surprising performance from the core retail business that usually produces razor-thin profit margins if not losses......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 26th, 2018

NewsWatch: Amazon earnings explode to record thanks to surprising e-commerce profit, stock gains

Amazon.com Inc. disclosed its biggest quarterly profit total in company history in a Thursday report, thanks to a surprising performance from the core retail business that usually produces razor-thin profit margins if not losses......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 26th, 2018

Profit margins are stagnating as corporate leverage soars

Getty Images/Spencer Platt Corporate leverage approaches record highs at a time when corporate profit margin growth slows.  A combinati.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 14th, 2018

Novelis" record profit eases concerns about aluminium prices volatility

Parent entity Hindalco seen to continue benefiting as analysts see further improvement in Novelis' margins.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 10th, 2018

Boeing cruises past forecasts as margins, sales grow

(Reuters) - Boeing Co's profit jumped by more than half in the first quarter, surging past Wall Street forecasts, and strong sales of commercial jets led it to raise its forecasts for cash flow and earnings after a record 2017......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 25th, 2018

Samsung Electronics tips record first-quarter profit, beating expectations

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd tipped a surprise record first-quarter profit on Friday as analysts said strong chip margins and the early launch of its flagship Galaxy S9 smartphone likely masked broader weakness in the mobile market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 5th, 2018

United Tech profit beats on higher aero parts sales

UTX is benefiting from robust demand for aircraft parts on the back of a boom in air travel and record global orders for commercial jets......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews22 hr. 18 min. ago

UBS Tumbles On "Very Poor" Results As Clients Pull $13 Billion

The parade of weak bank earnings continued on Tuesday when UBS, one of the first major European banks to report, announced that it had missed analysts' profit estimates (though it did record a rise in full-year profits) due to outf.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 22nd, 2019

Truckers See Momentum Slowing Heading Into 2019

Trucking companies face an uphill climb in 2019 as a freight boom that delivered record profit for carriers over the past year begins to soften......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 22nd, 2019

China December aluminum production surges to record monthly high

China's primary aluminum output defied low prices to rise for a second straight month to a record high in December as falling alumina costs boosted margins, while 2018 annual output was also a record, official data showed on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2019

China December daily crude steel output at lowest since March

China's average daily steel output in December hit its lowest level since March, according to Reuters calculations based on official data, as producers cut output amid shrinking profit-margins......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 20th, 2019

Tesla stock tanks as layoffs, profit comment ignite demand fears

News of layoffs and a smaller fourth-quarter profit stoke fears about growth and demand at Tesla Inc......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 18th, 2019

PCI Media IPO: On The Virtual Reality Industry, But With Low Gross Profit Margins

PCI Media IPO: On The Virtual Reality Industry, But With Low Gross Profit Margins.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJan 17th, 2019

Emerging Markets Report: Why China’s latest stimulus effort is simultaneously calming and unsettling investors

The People’s Bank of China injected a record 560 billion yuan ($83 billion) in the country’s financial system, initially soothing investors but at the same time stoking fears about the slowing of the world’s growth engine......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 16th, 2019

Bank Of America Jumps 5% Following Record Q4 Profit

Shares of Bank of America Corp (NYSE: BAC) gained more than 5 percent Wednesday morning after the bank reported a top-and-bottom-line beat in its fourth-quarter results and recorded its best quarterly prof.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaJan 16th, 2019

Bank Of America Jumps 5% Following Record Q4 Profit

Shares of Bank of America Corp (NYSE: BAC) gained more than 5 percent Wednesday morning after the bank reported a top-and-bottom-line beat in its fourth-quarter results and recorded its best quarterly profit in history. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 16th, 2019

JP Morgan Feels Market Volatility Despite Record Q4 Profit

Like Citi, the bank noted a swooning fixed income.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 15th, 2019