Lear Corp. said its third-quarter profit rose 24% as the automotive-seating and electric-systems company posted sales growth in most of its geographies, with particularly strong increases in China and North America.
Dublin-based drug maker Shire revised its earnings guidance after record sales growth, only a week after U.S. peer AbbVie pulled out of a $54 billion takeover.
Colgate-Palmolive Co. said its third-quarter earnings fell 17%, warning that deteriorating foreign exchange rates are weighing on its results.
German chemical company reported a 4.8% decline in third-quarter profit, hurt by the slowing global economy and weaker demand in Europe.
Services that offer users data or pay data costs for visiting websites, signing up for free trials or watching movie trailers from smartphones or tablets are gaining traction.
Amazon’s soaring ambitions are coming at a steep cost, dragging the e-commerce giant to its largest quarterly loss in 14 years.
The travails at Gucci are emblematic of the problems afflicting fashion’s big power houses.
The spotlight on defective air bags intensified, with one of Germany’s largest auto makers issuing a recall and Honda imposing pay cuts on executives.
U.K. economic growth slowed in the third quarter, official data showed, in the latest sign the global recovery may be losing steam.
Ericsson’s revenue grew more than expected in the third quarter, but uncertainty about North American operators’ mobile network spending threw a wet blanket over the Swedish company’s earnings.