Kurdistan To Restart 100,000 B/D Oil Exports Aug 7-KRG Adviser
Iraq's semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan plans to restart 100,000 barrels a day of oil exports next week in a goodwill gesture aimed at breaking a deadlock with Baghdad over payment for previous exports, according to an advisor to the Kurdish minister of natural resources and letters sent to
CME Daily Trading Volume Slumps 18% in July From Year Ago
CME Group Inc. (CME) saw its trading volume fall last month from a year ago, pressured by economic turmoil gripping the European Union and key interest rates stuck at historically low levels.
Ross Stores Raises 2nd Quarter Earnings View on Increased Sales
Ross Stores Inc. (ROST) raised its second-quarter earnings forecast after the discount retailer booked higher-than-expected July same-store sales.
Apollo Global 2nd-Quarter Earnings Down 84%, Beat Estimates
Apollo Global Management LLC (APO) reported an 84% drop second-quarter economic earnings, but the results exceeded analysts' estimates as the value of its private equity portfolio gained 1%.
Time Warner Cable Second-Quarter Net Up 7.6% On High-Speed Revenue Growth-
Time Warner Cable Inc.'s (TWC) second-quarter profit rose 7.6% as recent acquisitions helped grow revenue, but the cable distributor missed expectations for subscriber growth in its core businesses.
TJX Lifts Second Quarter, Year View on Strong July Same-Store Sales
TJX Cos. (TJX) raised its second-quarter and full-year guidance as the off-price retailer delivered higher-than-expected same-store sales for the month of July. "We enter the third quarter in a very strong position, posed to capitalized on our many opportunities for the second half of 2012," said
Stocks Sink After ECB Disappoints
Wall Street started the day off with heavy losses on the heels of a volatile futures session after the ECB failed to deliver any decisive new policy action to quell Europe's debt debacle.
GM 2nd-quarter Net Off 40%, Revenue Down 4.6%
General Motors Co., the Detroit auto maker, reported the second-quarter net income fell 40% on 4.6% lower revenue, with the revenue declined tied almost entirely to the U.S. dollar's strength against other currencies.
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