Texas Instruments Beats Q3 ForecastsThe chipmaker posted revenue of $3.43 billion in the period, which also beat Street forecasts. Fourteen analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $3.28 billion.
Dr Pepper Snapple Group Posts 2Q ProfitThe Plano-based company said Thursday that it had a per-share profit of $1.14. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were $1.13 per share.
Boeing Reports 4Q Profit Of $1.47 Billion On Airplane Sales Demand for commercial airliners boosted Boeing Co.'s fourth-quarter profit by 19 percent, topping Wall Street expectations by a wide margin and offsetting weakness in the defense business.
NCAA Reaches $20M Settlement Of Video Game Claims The NCAA has reached a $20 million settlement with current and former college athletes that had their likenesses used in college-themed basketball and football video games produced by Electronic Arts.
UPS More Than Doubles 3Q Profit A pickup in deliveries helped UPS more than double its profit from a year ago, when Big Brown took a hit from pension-restructuring costs.
US Airways Net Income Dips On Higher TaxesHigher taxes reduced US Airways' third-quarter profit, but the airline still beat Wall Street expectations on a combination of more traffic and higher average fares.
Irving-Based Blackberry Agrees To Sell Irving-based smart phone company Blackberry has agreed to sell.
Southwest Airlines Reports 40th Consecutive Year Of ProfitabilityFor the 40th consecutive year, Southwest Airlines posted an annual profit, reporting a net income of $417 million in 2012.
Brinker Int'l 2Q Profit Up As Menu Prices RiseThe parent company of Chili's and Maggiano's restaurants says its fiscal second-quarter net income rose 4 percent, helped by increased menu prices.
American Airlines Reports Good NewsDespite recent negative headlines involving loose seats, flight delays and cancellations, the Fort Worth-based carrier says it made a $110 million profit in the third quarter.
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