ARM Holdings has reported a 34% rise in third-quarter profit, saying it saw strength in demand for high-tech chips for mobile phones and a pickup in demand for so-called smart objects.
Reckitt Benckiser reported a weaker-than-expected rise in third-quarter revenue and cautioned that full-year sales would come in at the lower end of its previously forecast range.
Dish Network is no longer carrying several channels owned by Turner Broadcasting including CNN and Cartoon Network after the companies failed to agree on a new distribution deal.
U.K. defense company BAE Systems has boosted its cybersecurity arm with the $232.5 million acquisition of SilverSky, a provider of secure-network services.
Oscar de la Renta, a renowned American fashion designer famed for his glamorous red-carpet gowns and smart suits for ladies who lunch, died Monday at the age of 82.
Tata Motors’ Jaguar Land Rover opened its first plant in China as part of a manufacturing push aimed at more than doubling global sales by the end of this decade.
Akzo Nobel said third-quarter profit rose 32% driven by cost savings and lower restructuring and financing costs, adding that it was on track to meet its 2015 targets despite a fragile economy.
Strong sales of a new drug helped push Actelion’s earnings higher in the third quarter, prompting Europe’s biggest biotech to upgrade its full-year guidance.
Apple said its quarterly profit rose 13%, and it predicted record holiday sales, as strong demand for its new larger-screen iPhones helped to overcome sluggish iPad sales.
African sugar producers are shelving ambitious expansion plans and cutting output as an expected boom from an expanding middle class fails to materialize amid cheap imports and falling global prices.