Simon Property Group said its second-quarter profit rose 20% as occupancy and rents increased; the company also raised its earnings outlook for the year.
Biogen Idec said robust sales of its multiple-sclerosis treatments Tecfidera and Tysabri helped drive up its earnings by 46% in the second quarter.
The industrial-gas company's bottom line was helped by higher sales; CEO doesn't see significant economic improvement in second half.
Chinese car maker Great Wall Motor expects its first-half net profit to fall 3% from a year earlier due to a collapse in sedan sales and repeated delays of a flagship-model launch.
Some of the highest-yielding bonds in emerging markets, debt denominated in local currencies, are rallying despite rising jitters over these fast-growing countries.
Connecticut's highest court is set to weigh in on a case against UBS that could limit protections for whistleblowers in the state.
William Ackman had promised a "death blow" against Herbalife. Wall Street instead gave new life to the nutritional-supplement company's stock.
Cash-paying buyers from abroad are moving to snap up what remains of the city's dwindling supply of prime unbuilt sites, driving values of undeveloped plots to record levels.
Beretta said it would move all 160 of its manufacturing jobs in Maryland to a planned facility in Tennessee, citing Maryland's restrictive 2013 gun control law.