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Wells Fargo's net rises, but mortgages slow

...was turned, which is a real positive for our economy, and for Wells Fargo."The bank's fourth-quarter earnings announcement came in much the same way as the third quarter's did, just days after the bank got a black eye related to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-11/wells-fargos-net-rises-mor
Companies rush to blame bad news on payroll tax increase

...Wal-Mart is up nearly 4 percent since its earnings announcement on Feb. 21, while Burger King has gained more...on items typically considered staples.In its earnings announcement, Home Depot said sales were strongest of items...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-03-03/companies-rush-blame-bad-n
Citigroup CEO Pandit and president resign in surprising shake-up

...gave the impression that he felt he had completed a mission."There is nothing better than our third quarter earnings announcement to demonstrate definitively that we have turned this company around," he wrote.Corbat said he was humbled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-10-17/citigroup-ceo-pandit-and-p
News signals revival of Washington Group

...began trading on the Nasdaq market, marking its return to an exchange listing, and a positive fourth-quarter earnings announcement capped a year of financial recovery after a troubled 2001. Idaho-based Washington Group is the parent company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/07/bus_368172.shtml
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Stocks fall on disappointing earnings news

...stocks lower for a second day. The Dow Jones industrials lost 35 points, reaching a six-week low. A bearish earnings announcement from J.P. Morgan Chase helped push the Dow down as much as 156 points before the blue chips recovered some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/19/bus_353349.shtml
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Stocks sink on semiconductor weakness, disappointment in profit outlooks

...for a stock buyback and an enormous dividend whet buyers' appetites a day ahead of the software bellwether's earnings announcement, and started the session off on a positive note. But trading was subdued by anxiety over earnings reports and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/22/fin_422899.shtml
Finance
EBay's lesson for Google's investors

...216 a share in the session following the Feb. 2 earnings announcement. While the price has pulled back a bit over the...sent its shares tumbling. Since the Jan. 19 earnings announcement, the stock has fallen more than 20 percent to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/14/bus_442764.shtml
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Top brokerage takes wide loss

...for the quarter totaled $2.99 billion, down 1 percent from $3.02 billion a year earlier. As part of its earnings announcement, Marsh & McLennan said it was cutting its dividend from 34 cents to 17 cents, payable March 30 to shareholders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/02/bus_445804.shtml
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CVS reports profit up 17.7 percent in second quarter

...stores in the $2.15 billion cash deal, but plans to close between 200 and 225 of them, executives said at its earnings announcement in May. Last month, Eckerd Corp. announced it plans to lay off about 1,400 management and support workers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/05/fin_424342.shtml
Finance
Large trucking companies feel very little pain at pump

...outpacing supply," said J.B. Hunt Chief Executive Officer Kirk Thompson in the company's first-quarter earnings announcement. That is a big reason why trucking companies are able to pass along their higher fuel expenses. Swift wrote...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/11/bus_84904.shtml
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