Tag: earnings
10 months ago
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Brambles Flags Further Earnings Rise After Lifting Annual Profit

Brambles lifted its final dividend and flagged a further rise in underlying profit for the year ahead after price ris...

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10 months ago
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Zip Cuts Annual Loss 60%, Says Profitability Coming

Australian buy-now-pay-later provider Zip Co. cut its annual loss by 60% and reiterated its belief it will report pos...

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10 months ago
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Telstra Lifts Annual Earnings 8.3% as Mobile Revenue Soars

The company expects underlying Ebitda of A$8.2 billion—A$8.4 billion in FY24

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10 months ago
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Cochlear Raises Dividend as Market-Share Gains Help Lift FY Underlying Profit 10%

The company said it expects higher revenue and improved margins to lift fiscal 2024 underlying net profit to between ...

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11 months ago
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Is China Mired in a ‘Balance Sheet Recession?’

Warning signs are adding up that China may face a slow, post-2008 slow U.S. recovery—absent a much bigger fiscal push

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about 1 year ago
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Aristocrat Leisure 1H Profit Rises, Lifts Dividend

North America gaming operations, slot-machine sales cited

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about 1 year ago
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How Sanctioned Western Goods Are Still Flowing Into Russia

Cluster of ex-Soviet republics is hub for shipments of U.S., European dual-use goods to Russia

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about 1 year ago
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Star Entertainment to Cut 500 Jobs After Weak Earnings

The company will also cancel staff incentives and freeze pay for all employees not covered by wider bargaining agreem...

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over 1 year ago
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Brambles Lifts Dividend, Outlook After 1H Profit Rises 14%

Pallet supplier reported an underlying profit for the six months through December of $548.8 million

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over 1 year ago
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Downer Overstated Earnings Since 2019 Due to Revenue Misreporting

Downer EDI overstated earnings across its last four fiscal years due to what the Australian engineering and construct...

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over 1 year ago
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Plodding Chinese EV Stocks Signal Speed Bumps Ahead

A selloff reflects worries that breakneck growth could soon slow just as competition is heating up.

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over 1 year ago
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Lenovo Delivers a Surprise Profit Boost

Lenovo’s business was supposed to fall apart after the pandemic boost, but that isn’t what’s happening.

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over 1 year ago
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Oil and Gas Profits Are an Easy Political Target

BP is the latest supermajor to report strong third-quarter earnings that are likely to fuel further calls for higher ...

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over 1 year ago
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The Weak Yen Means a Strong Sony—for Now

Sony’s September-quarter results were unexpectedly strong, but the company can’t claim much credit.

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over 1 year ago
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Brickworks Raises Dividend After Annual Profit More Than Doubles

Brickworks raised its dividend after its annual profit more than doubled on strength in building-materials sales and ...

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almost 2 years ago
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China’s Housing Market Is Still on Life Support

Until Beijing works up the gumption to intervene more decisively to restore confidence, the slow drift downwards of t...

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almost 2 years ago
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EU Seeks to Raise $140 Billion Clawing Back Energy Profits

The European Union outlined a sweeping plan to claw back profits and revenues from companies enriched by soaring ener...

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almost 2 years ago
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Go Big in Vegas—Stocks, That Is

Macau’s gambling revenue in July plunged, while U.S. casino-gambling revenue hit a record in the second quarter, an u...

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almost 2 years ago
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Zip to Exit U.K. After Annual Loss

Zip Co. will close its U.K. operations as the Australian buy-now-pay-later provider seeks profitability in the wake o...

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almost 2 years ago
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Aramco Reports Record Profit, Injecting Saudi Kingdom With Cash

Saudi Arabia’s national oil company said its net income jumped 90% to $48.4 billion in the three months ending in Jun...

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almost 2 years ago
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Lenovo’s Pandemic Boost Is Over

The personal-computer maker raked in a windfall from the pandemic. But there isn’t a clear pathway to new growth as t...

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almost 2 years ago
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SoftBank Needs a Vision Check

CEO Masayoshi Son is sounding an apologetic note after huge losses last quarter. But investors have been here before,...

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almost 2 years ago
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IAG’s FY Margin Misses Guidance as Natural Peril Costs Soar

Insurance Australia Group’s annual insurance profit margin fell to 7.4% from 13.5% in the prior fiscal year and below...

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almost 2 years ago
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Zip Co. Reviews International Operations in Effort to Cut Cash Burn

UPDATED: Australian buy-now-pay-later operator Zip Co. is reviewing its non-U.S. international operations and retirin...

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over 2 years ago
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LVMH, Other Luxury Brands Raise Prices, Betting Wealthy Customers Won’t Mind

The world’s luxury-goods giants are lifting prices on handbags, clothes, shoes and jewelry—and facing little resistan...

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over 2 years ago
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Indian Stocks Still Need to Let Off Some Steam

Indian stocks had a banner 2021 and have held up better than U.S. counterparts in 2022, but valuations still look str...

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over 2 years ago
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Tax Revenues Held Up Even as Economies Crashed During Pandemic

Government tax revenues in rich countries rose as a share of economic output in 2020, as job losses were concentrated...

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over 2 years ago
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The Chinese Metaverse Stock Frenzy Gets Unreal

The metaverse will blend the virtual and physical worlds. Investors should be careful that the meta market frenzy doe...

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over 2 years ago
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China’s Property Fantasia Turns Nightmarish

Fantasia Holdings failed to repay a U.S. dollar bond on Monday, and many more developers that overextended themselves...

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over 2 years ago
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Lego Builds on Its Position as World’s No. 1 Toy Maker

The Danish toy maker reported a 46% rise in first-half sales, saying it had shrugged off the Covid-19 pandemic and it...

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over 2 years ago
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Foreign Businesses Say They Feel Effects From China’s Turn Inward

U.S. and European companies operating in the country are grappling with closed borders, increasingly nationalistic co...

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almost 3 years ago
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Stock Futures Tick Up Ahead of Jobless Claims, Housing Data

U.S. stock futures ticked higher ahead of a flurry of earnings reports and jobless figures that are expected to reach...

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about 3 years ago
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Tesla’s China Sales Bounce Back Despite Consumer Backlash

Tesla’s sales in China rebounded in May after a short slump, a boost for the electric-vehicle maker as it looks to ov...

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over 3 years ago
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U.S. Companies in China Say Political Tensions Remain Top Concern

The pessimism comes despite 50% of respondents predicting the tone of the U.S.-China relationship would likely improv...

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over 3 years ago
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China’s Robinhoods are Doing Just Fine, Thanks

The GameStop frenzy created problems for U.S. online brokers, but Nasdaq-listed brokers helping Chinese people punt o...

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over 3 years ago
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The Oil Giant With a Head Start in the Energy Transition

The oil industry isn’t for the faint of heart as the world transitions to cleaner energy, but Total seems well set up...

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over 3 years ago
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Dividends Aren’t Always a Reliable Guide to Bank Health

Investors need to look beyond the cash when restrictions are lifted on shareholder payouts from European banks.

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over 3 years ago
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How Investors Can Profit From the Fight Against Fossil Fuels

It won’t be cheap for industrial companies to wean themselves off fossil fuels. Luckily, investors have a way to sit ...

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almost 4 years ago
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China’s Truck Makers Keep on Truckin’

This hasn’t been the best year for many vendors of discretionary consumer goods. But truck makers in China are pullin...

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