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University had "great year," officials said

...from operations compared to a loss of $4.4 million a year ago, a more than $10 million turnaround, said Chief Financial Officer Dave Belkoski. Combined with non-operating revenue, University saw income of more than $30 million last year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-26/university-had-great-year-of
Sears 4Q loss narrows, sales slide as business shifts

...it had about $800 million available under its credit facility and $250 million in cash at quarter's end. Chief Financial Officer Rob Schriesheim said in a statement that the actions it took in 2014 - such as store closures and inventory reduction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-26/sears-4q-loss-narrows-sale
Target reports quarterly losses from Canada pullout

...no-minimum free-shipping offer during the holidays.Digital sales increased 30 percent during the quarter. Chief Financial Officer John Mulligan noted that Target's online sales account for about 2.5 percent to 3 percent of the company's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-25/target-reports-quarterly-l
Home Depot 4Q tops Street on holiday; OKs $18B buyback

...into account the strong dollar. Wall Street had been looking for full-year earnings of $4.50 per share.Chief Financial Officer Carol Tome said during the call that the outlook does not take into account any expenses Home Depot may incur...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-24/home-depot-4q-tops-street-
West Augusta residents meet with Mayor Hardie Davis, staff and interim Commissioner Harris for 'office hours' at Jason's deli

...dropped by Mayor Hardie Davis' Thursday "office hours" event held at a new Washington Road deli.Frank Lindley, chief financial officer for Gold Cross, which has the city ambulance contract, said Jason's Deli was so close to his home he decided...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-19/west-augusta-residents-meet-mayor-h
Dollar Drag: surging buck hits US corporate earnings

...full year."This is the most significant fiscal year currency impact we have ever incurred," said P&G's chief financial officer, Jon Moeller, in a conference call discussing the latest results.The list of companies complaining of currency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-20/dollar-drag-surging-buck-h
Coke benefits from higher prices in North America

...of it was driven by the smaller cans, which are more premium-priced," said Kathy Waller, Coca-Cola's chief financial officer, in a phone interview.To keep pace with changing tastes, Coca-Cola has also diversified and owns an array...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-10/coke-benefits-higher-price
Lingering food scandals in Asia hurt McDonald's

...many McDonald's restaurants in the country were left unable to sell burgers, chicken nuggets and other items.Chief Financial Officer Peter Bensen said last month that McDonald's estimates it will take at least three to six more months for its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-09/lingering-food-scandals-as
P&G fiscal 2Q earnings drop, hurt by exchange rates

...large share of their business overseas because sales in other countries translate back into fewer dollars.P&G Chief Financial Officer Jon Moeller said that the company will offset the foreign exchange impact by reducing costs, shifting sourcing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-27/pg-fiscal-2q-earnings-drop
McDonald's to make changes in response to decreased earnings

...business momentum and improve the sales and profitability at our more than 36,000 restaurants around the world," Chief Financial Officer Peter Bensen said.Worldwide sales at locations open at least 13 months edged down 0.9 percent on weaker traffic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-23/mcdonalds-make-changes-res