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China’s largest gold miner posts gloomy results


August 11th, 2012 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 11 (IANS) Zijin Mining Group Co., China's largest gold producer by output, Saturday said its net profits slumped 19.95 percent year-on-year in the first half of 2012 as ... Read more...

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Google reports strong second-quarter earnings


July 20th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, July 20 (IANS) Google has reported strong second-quarter earnings during the current fiscal.For the quarter ended June 30, the Internet search giant posted revenue of $10.96 billion, representing ... Read more...

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WNS to acquire back office in South Africa


June 22nd, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 22 (IANS) Leading business process outsourcing (BPO) provider WNS (Holdings) Ltd will acquire Fusion Outsourcing Services Ltd, a back office in South Africa, for $16 million to expand ... Read more...

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BRIC revenues help push IBM profits


April 18th, 2012 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 18 (IANS) International Business Machines Corp's (IBM) profit jumped 7 percent to $3.1 billion in the first quarter earnings as the tech giant reported ten percent higher revenue ... Read more...

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Chinese vehicle manufacturer’s 2011 profits slump


March 2nd, 2012 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 2 (IANS) Beiqi Foton Motor Co., one of China's largest commercial vehicle manufacturers, said Friday that its profits slumped nearly 30 percent year-on-year in 2011 due to falling ... Read more...

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GM posts $7.6 bn net profit for 2011


February 17th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Feb 17 (IANS) General Motors Co. has posted a net profit of $7.6 billion for the whole of 2011, but troubles in Europe weakened its earnings and underscored challenges ... Read more...

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Apple reports record quarterly revenue, earnings


January 25th, 2012 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Apple has posted record quarterly revenue of $46.33 billion and record quarterly net profit of $13.06 billion in the first quarter of the fiscal 2012 ... Read more...

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US stocks edge mixed (Lead)


January 25th, 2012 - 5:53 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 25 (IANS) US stocks edged narrowly mixed Tuesday with the S&P; snaping a 5-day winning streak, amid failed Greek negotiations and mixed earnings.European Union ministers Tuesday rejected ... Read more...

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HDFC quarterly net profit rises 10 percent


January 12th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) India's largest home loan company Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC) Thursday reported a 10.1 percent jump in net profit at Rs.981.25 crore for the quarter ended ... Read more...

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Infosys profits from weak rupee, lowers dollar guidance (Lead)


January 12th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 12 (IANS) India's second largest IT bellwether Infosys Ltd. posted robust revenue and profit growth in the October-December third quarter (Q3), propelled by a weakening rupee that forced ... Read more...

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Wal-Mart Q3 profit below estimates


November 16th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 16 (IANS) Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the world's largest retailer, saw its third-quarter profit below analysts' estimates as it cut prices to boost sales.The company said Tuesday in a ... Read more...

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Sonata Software net dips 64 percent in second quarter


November 4th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 4 (IANS) Leading IT consulting and services firm Sonata Software Ltd reported consolidated net profit of Rs.9 crore for the second quarter (July-Sep) of this fiscal (2011-12) as ... Read more...

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Infosys beats guidance, revises outlook again


October 12th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 12 (IANS) Buoyed by robust performance in the second quarter (July-September) and beating its guidance, India's second largest IT bellwether Wednesday revised revenue outlook for this fiscal (2011-12) ... Read more...

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Infosys net up 10 percent in second quarter


October 12th, 2011 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 12 (IANS) Infosys Ltd posted net profit of Rs.1,906 crore for the second quarter (July-Sep) of this fiscal (2011-12), registering 10 percent year-on-year (YoY) growth and 11 percent ... Read more...

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Reliance Capital total income up 18 percent


August 13th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 13 (IANS) Reliance Capital, part of the Anil Ambani-led Reliance Group, said Saturday its consolidated income increased by 18 percent to Rs.1,492.11 crore ($334 million) in the first ... Read more...

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RIL profit up 16.7 percent in April-June quarter


July 25th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) Monday said its net profit rose 16.69 percent to Rs.5,661 crore in the first quarter of current fiscal from Rs.4,851 ... Read more...

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Apple sells every iPad made, profits zoom up 125 percent (Lead)


July 20th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 20 (IANS) Apple Tuesday posted a record quarterly revenue of $28.57 billion, selling every iPad it could make.The profit by the world's most valuable tech company also ... Read more...

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Apple sells every iPad, profits jump 125 percent


July 20th, 2011 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 20 (IANS) Apple Tuesday posted record quarterly revenue of $28.57 billion, selling every iPad it could make.The profit by the world's most valuable tech company also jumped ... Read more...

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Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam’s Q1 profit up 20 percent


July 15th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 15 (IANS) The Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd (SJVNL), the company that owns and operates India's largest hydropower project in Himachal Pradesh, Friday announced its profits surged nearly ... Read more...

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Infosys beats guidance but stock dips on muted earnings


July 12th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mysore (Karnataka), July 12 (IANS) Though India's second largest IT bellwether Infosys Ltd beat its revenue forecast by 1.8 percent for the April-June first quarter of the 2011-12 fiscal, its ... Read more...

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BlackBerry continues to bleed


June 21st, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 21 (IANS) After its 21 percent plunge Friday, BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) continued to bleed Monday, with its stock further diving almost seven percent.At $25.41 now, ... Read more...

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HNG posts 14 percent growth in net sales in FY11


May 23rd, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 23 (IANS) Hindusthan National Glass & Industries Ltd (HNG), one of the frontrunners in the Indian packaging industry, has registered a 14 percent growth in its net sales, ... Read more...

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SKF India net up 40 percent in first quarter


May 3rd, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 3 (IANS) Leading technology and solutions provider SKF India Ltd posted a net profit of Rs.61 crore for first quarter (Jan-March) of calendar year 2011, registering a 40 ... Read more...

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BlackBerry downgraded as stock tanks 14.4 percent


April 30th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 30 (IANS) As expected, shares of Research In Motion (RIM) tanked Friday after the BlackBerry maker slashed its outlook for the current quarter a day earlier.On the Toronto ... Read more...

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Indian Bank net profit up 7 percent


April 23rd, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) Chennai-headquartered Indian Bank Saturday reported a 7 percent rise in net profit at Rs.438.85 crore for the quarter ended March 31, as against Rs.409.95 crore for ... Read more...

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Reliance Infra net profit rises 10 percent


February 14th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Reliance Infra Monday reported a 10 percent increase in net profit at Rs.405 crore ($91 million) for the quarter ended Dec 31 and said its operating income ... Read more...

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Reliance Capital net profit up 68 percent


February 12th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
oMumbai, Feb 12 (IANS) Reliance Capital Saturday reported a total income of $305 million for the quarter ended Dec 10 and said its consolidated net profit, at $24 million, was up 68 ... Read more...

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Walmart profit rises 2.6 percent during third quarter


November 17th, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by BNO News
BENTONVILLE, ARKANSAS (BNO NEWS) -- Walmart Inc. on Tuesday announced its results for the third quarter of 2011 which reflect a 2.6 percent increase in its net sales and a 9.3 percent ... Read more...

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General Motors reports $2 billion profit


November 10th, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by BNO News
DETROIT, MICHIGAN (BNO NEWS) -- General Motors Company (GM) on Wednesday reported its net income of $2 billion in the third quarter with a revenue of $34 billion, which represents a 20 ... Read more...

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L&T quarterly net profit rises 32 percent


October 18th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) Engineering and construction major Larsen and Toubro (L&T) Monday reported a 32 percent rise in net profits at Rs.765 crore for the quarter ended Sep 30, compared to ... Read more...

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Johnson Control reports 22 percent revenue increase in Q3 2010


July 24th, 2010 - 2:15 am ICT by BNO News
MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN (BNO NEWS) -- Johnson Controls on Friday announced that it has had a 22 percent revenue increase in the third quarter of 2010 with higher sales in each of its ... Read more...

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Verizon announces increased revenues for the second quarter of 2010


July 24th, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – Verizon on Friday presented its reports for the second quarter of 2010, announcing a strong cash flow growth, improved margins for both its Wireless and Wireline business ... Read more...

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McDonald’s second quarter earnings up 15 percent, global sales up 4.8 percent


July 23rd, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by BNO News
OAK BROOKS, ILLINOIS (BNO NEWS) -- Fast food chain McDonald's Corp. on Friday announced its global sales increased nearly five percent during the second quarter of 2010, pushing its earnings up fifteen ... Read more...

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BEML net dips 17 percent in fiscal 2010


June 21st, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 21 (IANS) State-run BEML (Bharat Earth Movers Ltd) posted net profit of Rs.223 crore for fiscal 2009-10 as against Rs.269 crore in 2008-09, registering 17 percent decline year-on-year (YoY), the ... Read more...

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Microsoft sees record revenue through Windows 7


April 23rd, 2010 - 6:49 am ICT by IANS
Seattle, April 23 (DPA) The launch of Windows 7 propelled Microsoft to record third-quarter revenue of $14.5 billion, a 6-percent increase from a year ago, the world's largest software company said Thursday. Microsoft ... Read more...

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