Financial performance

FILE - In this Feb. 8, 2018 file photo, the logo for Twitter is displayed above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Twitter Inc., on Friday, July 27 reported second-quarter net income of $100.1 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the San Francisco-based company said it had net income of 13 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 17 cents per share. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
July 27, 2018 - 1:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Twitter Inc.'s quarterly earnings report. (all times local): 4 p.m. Twitter's stock plunged 20.5 percent after the company said monthly users decreased in the second quarter. The social media company also predicted further declines in the next few months. It was the...
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FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2015, file photo, the Twitter logo appears on a phone post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Twitter shares fell Thursday, July 26, 2018, after President Donald Trump said in a tweet the company was limiting visibility of prominent Republicans and said he was going to look into the matter. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
July 27, 2018 - 10:32 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Cracking down on hate, abuse and online trolls is also hurting Twitter's standing with investors. The company's stock plunged Friday morning after it reported a decline in its monthly users and warned that the number could fall further in the coming months. The more than 17 percent...
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FILE - In this April 23, 2018, file photo, the logo for ExxonMobil appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Profit at Exxon Mobil Corp. surged on rising prices, but not enough for investors who are selling off shares in early trading. The Irving, Texas-based company on Friday, July 27, 2018 reported second-quarter profit of $3.95 billion, or 92 cents per share. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
July 27, 2018 - 8:52 am
DALLAS (AP) — Rising oil prices pushed second-quarter profit at Exxon Mobil Corp. up 18 percent to $3.95 billion, but the results Friday fell short of Wall Street expectations, and the shares fell in morning trading. The price of benchmark international crude is up more than 50 percent from a year...
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July 27, 2018 - 5:01 am
Soaring sales of most of its cancer drugs and vaccines boosted Merck & Co.'s second-quarter revenue by 5 percent, but restructuring and acquisition costs helped drag profits down 12 percent. However, revenue and net income both beat Wall Street expectations and the drugmaker raised its profit...
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July 26, 2018 - 1:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon's quarterly profit soared past $2 billion for the first time, as revenue from online shopping and its cloud computing business grew. The Seattle-based company reported net income of $2.53 billion, or $5.07 per share, for the three months ending June 30. That blew past the $2...
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July 26, 2018 - 1:23 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Starbucks Corp. reported fiscal third-quarter net income on Thursday of $852.5 million. On a per-share basis, the Seattle-based company said it had profit of 61 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 62 cents per share. The results topped Wall Street expectations...
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July 26, 2018 - 1:18 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Amazon.com Inc. reported second-quarter profit Thursday of $2.53 billion. On a per-share basis, the Seattle-based company said it had profit of $5.07. The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 14 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for...
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FILE - In this April 13, 2018, file photo, an American Airlines plane taxis at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle. American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL) on Thursday, July 26, reported second-quarter earnings of $566 million. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
July 26, 2018 - 6:12 am
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — American Airlines said Thursday that second-quarter profit plunged 34.5 percent on higher fuel costs, and it reduced its forecast for full-year earnings. American, the world's biggest airline, said that it expects 2018 profit to be between $4.50 and $5 per share, a cut of...
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July 26, 2018 - 6:10 am
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — American Airlines is cutting its full-year earnings forecast again after escalating fuel costs weighed on its second-quarter. The world's biggest airline said Thursday that it now foresees full-year earnings in a range of $4.50 to $5 per share. In April, American cut its...
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FILE - This July 18, 2018, file photo, shows a sign outside a McDonald's restaurant in Pittsburgh. McDonald's Corp. (MCD) on Thursday, July 26, reported second-quarter net income of $1.5 billion. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
July 26, 2018 - 5:36 am
OAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) — McDonald's says a key sales figure rose in the second quarter as it works to win back customers through menu and store changes. The world's biggest burger chain says sales rose 4 percent globally at stores open at least 13 months. That included a 2.6 percent increase in the U...
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