Southwest Airlines Reports Losing Millions Due To Government ShutdownDallas-based Southwest Airlines says it has lost $10 million to $15 million so far from the partial government shutdown but reported a stronger fourth-quarter profit than analysts had expected.
Serving On Corporate Board While In Congress? That Could EndNew attention is being drawn to the freedom members of Congress have to serve on corporate boards or to buy and sell stock in industries they're responsible for overseeing.
Exxon's 3Q Profit Jumps 50 Percent, Beating ForecastsBuoyed by higher oil prices, Exxon Mobil reported Friday that third-quarter profit jumped 50 percent from a year ago to nearly $4 billion.
Southwest Airlines Beats 3Q Profit ForecastsSouthwest Airlines is reporting third-quarter earnings of $503 million, which was better than expected on Wall Street in a quarter in which hurricanes created travel havoc for thousands of Americans.
Hurricanes Push Down United's 3Q Profit By One-ThirdUnited Airlines' third-quarter profit fell by one-third as the carrier was rocked by hurricanes that hit its hub in Houston and other airports.
American Airlines CEO: We'll Never Lose Money AgainFrom 1978 through 2013, American's cumulative profit was $1 billion. By the end of this year, Parker says, the airline will have earned $19.2 billion in pretax income in the last four years.
AT&T Tops Wall Street's Profit, Revenue ForecastsShares of AT&T Inc. rose Tuesday after the company's second-quarter profit and revenue beat industry analysts' projections.
Drugmakers Set To Gain As Taxpayers Foot New Opioid CostsPharmaceutical industry critics say the new types of drugs the companies are pushing to address the nation's ongoing opioid crisis boost profits while forcing taxpayers to shoulder the costs.
Exxon Mobil Tops 3Q Profit Forecasts, Earns $2.65BExxon Mobil Corp. has reported third-quarter earnings of $2.65 billion. The Irving-based company said Friday that it had profit of 63 cents per share.
Rockwall Man Sentenced For Producing, Transporting Child PornChristian C. Winchel, 49, of Rockwall was sentenced to 50 years in federal prison for multiple child pornography offenses involving prepubescent child pornography.
Plano-Based Dr Pepper Snapple Group Posts 4Q ProfitThe Plano-based company, on a per-share basis, said Wednesday that it had profit of 97 cents. Earnings, adjusted for asset impairment costs, came to $1 per share.
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.