• Goldman Sachs profits flat in 2Q, but still beat forecasts

    5 days ago - By Boston Herald

    NEW YORK - Goldman Sachs' earnings in the second quarter were flat with the same period a year ago, the investment bank reported Tuesday, largely due to poor performance in trading. The results still beat analysts' forecasts. The Wall Street firm earned $1.63 billion, basically unchanged from a year earlier. Because Goldman had fewer shares outstanding in the latest quarter versus a year earlier, its earnings per share increased to $3.95 from $3.72. That beat analysts' estimates of $3.38 a share.
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  • Harley-Davidson tops 2Q profit forecasts

    5 days ago - By Boston Herald

    MILWAUKEE - Harley-Davidson Inc. on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $258.9 million. The Milwaukee-based company said it had net income of $1.48 per share. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.37 per share. The motorcycle maker posted revenue of $1.58 billion in the period, which fell short of Street forecasts. Eight analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.6 billion.
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  • J&J raises 2017 forecast as earnings beats the Street

    5 days ago - By CNBC

    Johnson & Johnson raised its full-year profit forecast and reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings, helped by strong demand for its newer products.
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  • Johnson & Johnson tops 2Q profit forecasts

    5 days ago - By Miami Herald

    Higher spending on marketing, production and research pushed down Johnson & Johnson's second-quarter profit 4.3 percent despite slightly higher sales for the health care products giant. But with its biggest...
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  • Johnson & Johnson lifts 2017 profit forecast; second-quarter earnings beat Street

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday raised its full-year profit forecast and reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings, helped by strong demand for its newer products.
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