WOBURN, Mass. (AP) - Shares of Skyworks Solutions Inc. slid Friday after the chip-maker's outlook for the current quarter, its fiscal first, fell slightly short of Wall Street expectations.
THE SPARK: Skyworks late on Thursday predicted earnings, excluding one-time items, of 54 cents per share
NEW YORK (AP) - A day after announcing plans to downsize its magazine division, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. said the declining value of its publishing business and a drop in ad revenues widened its third-quarter loss.
Shares of the New York lifestyle, media and merchandising company
By Associated Press
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The popular 3-D ride based on the "Transformers" movie franchise is coming to Universal's theme park in Orlando in the summer of 2013, Universal announced Thursday.
The announcement about the ride coming to Universal Studios Florida was made Thursday
NEW YORK (AP) - Verizon says the effects of Superstorm Sandy on its fourth-quarter earnings could be "significant."
Verizon Communications Inc., whose downtown Manhattan facilities were flooded and are still without power, said Friday it is working to restore communications services to customers
NEW YORK (AP) - The McGraw-Hill Cos., an education and financial information company that owns the Standard & Poor's corporate credit rating firm, said Friday its third-quarter net income fell 14 percent, pulled down by costs related to the planned spinoff of its education division and cost
By YOUKYUNG LEEAP Technology Writer
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Samsung Electronics Co. said Friday it has sold more than 3 million Galaxy Note II smartphones in a little over a month after its launch, as the company vies to keep its lead over rivals during the crucial holiday quarter.
By ERIKA KINETZAP Business Writer
MUMBAI, India (AP) - Wipro reported September quarter profit of 16.1 billion rupees ($300.6 million) Friday, an increase of 24 percent in rupee terms, as customers in Europe turned to outsourcing to cut costs and growth begins to return to the U.S.
NORWALK, Conn. (AP) - Profit at travel website operator Priceline.com Inc. grew 27 percent in the third quarter, buoyed by a sharp rise in revenue on increased travel bookings.
The company's adjusted results topped Wall Street forecasts, lifting its shares almost 10 percent in after-hours
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - Digital TV listings company Rovi Corp. slid to a loss in the third quarter, as revenue fell 7 percent from a year earlier and sales to its consumer electronics customers declined.
The Santa Clara, Calif.-based company's adjusted results trumped Wall Street's
By PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Federal regulators say wireless networks are inching back into operation in areas hit by Sandy, as carriers struggle to replenish diesel tanks at backup generators.
The Federal Communications Commission says 19 percent of cell towers in a