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General Motors slumps 2.8% after Q2 earnings miss

Investing.com - U.S. automaker General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) reported weaker-than-expected second quarter earnings ahead of Thursday’s opening bell, sending its shares lower in pre-market trade. General Motors said...

Wal-Mart replaces U.S. business head with Asia chief
By Reuters - Jul 24, 2014

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc (N:WMT) replaced its U.S. business head Bill Simon with Asia chief Greg Foran to turn around its largest business, where sales have been sluggish for at least a year. ...

Caterpillar posts higher second-quarter profit; sales fall
By Reuters - Jul 24, 2014

(Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc (N:CAT) reported higher-than-expected second-quarter earnings on Thursday but said sales fell as a continued slump in the global mining industry offset a rebound in the ...

3M profit rises 6 percent, sales up across businesses
By Reuters - Jul 24, 2014

(Reuters) - 3M Co (N:MMM) posted a 6 percent rise in quarterly profit on Thursday, helped by broad sales growth across the U.S. manufacturer's range of businesses. The company, whose products ...

Boeing reaches plane parts deal with Iran
By Reuters - Jul 24, 2014

By Tim Hepher PARIS (Reuters) - U.S. planemaker Boeing (N:BA) has disclosed an agreement with Iran to provide airplane parts, relaxing a three-decade freeze in ties as part of a broader package of ...

European stocks hold gains on positive data; Dax up 0.47%
By Investing.com - Jul 24, 2014

Investing.com - European stocks held gains on Thursday, still supported by the release of broadly positive manufacturing and service sector data from the euro zone, as well as an earlier report out of...

Ford rises 1.2% after Q2 EPS beats estimates
By Investing.com - Jul 24, 2014

Investing.com - The largest U.S. automaker Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) reported better-than-expected second quarter earnings, despite missing on revenue figures, it announced ahead of Thursday’s ...

McDonald's Stock Falls From Grace As Analysts Fret About Growth
By International Business Times - Jul 24, 2014

By Alroy Menezes - As McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) continued to see its sales suffer in main markets such as the U.S., Germany, Japan and Australia, market analysts downgraded the fast-food ...

GSK seeks approval for world's first malaria vaccine
By Reuters - Jul 24, 2014

LONDON (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline (L:GSK) is applying for regulatory approval for the world's first vaccine against malaria, designed for use in children in Africa. The British drugmaker said the ...