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Hertz cuts forecast as government austerity dents demand

Sep 26 2013

Hertz Global Holdings Inc lowered its full-year earnings forecast as cuts in government spending hurt U.S. airport rentals, sending its shares down 15 percent to a six-month low.

Auto parts retailer AutoZone same-store sales miss estimates

Sep 25 2013

Auto parts retailer AutoZone Inc's quarterly same-store sales missed estimates as a recovering U.S. economy encouraged more consumers to buy new vehicles instead of repairing existing ones.

Homebuilders post strong quarter as new home supply trails demand

Sep 24 2013

Lennar Corp and KB Home posted strong quarterly earnings as scarcity of new homes kept the U.S. housing recovery firmly on track.

Marriott cuts earnings outlook as group bookings lag

Jul 31 2013

Marriott International Inc , which runs the Marriott and Ritz-Carlton hotels, cut its 2013 earnings outlook to reflect lower-than-expected conference revenue, sending its shares down 3 percent in trading after the bell.

Starwood Hotels enjoys American boom, raises outlook

Jul 25 2013

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc , operator of Sheraton hotels, posted a 12 percent jump in quarterly earnings and raised its 2013 earnings forecast as a rebound in business travel fills its rooms.

Starwood Hotels enjoys American boom, raises outlook

Jul 25 2013

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc , operator of Sheraton hotels, posted a 12 percent jump in quarterly earnings and raised its 2013 earnings forecast as a rebound in business travel fills its rooms.

Boeing profit beats Street as commercial plane sales soar

Jul 24 2013

Boeing Co will turn out more jetliners at higher profit margins in coming years but sees looming risk in the defence sector as Pentagon spending cuts take effect, the company's chief executive said on Wednesday.

Boeing profit beats Street as commercial plane sales soar

Jul 24 2013

Boeing Co will turn out more jetliners at higher profit margins in coming years but sees looming risk in the defense sector as Pentagon spending cuts take effect, the company's chief executive said on Wednesday. | Video

Boeing profit up 13 percent as commercial plane sales soar

Jul 24 2013

Boeing Co posted a better-than-expected 13 percent jump in second-quarter profit on Wednesday and raised its full-year forecast to reflect rising deliveries of commercial jets and strong foreign orders for military aircraft.

Boeing profit jumps as commercial plane sales soar

Jul 24 2013

Boeing Co posted a better-than-expected 13 percent jump in quarterly profit after delivering more commercial jets, shrugging off concerns about the 787 Dreamliner and sending its shares up 1.6 percent to an all-time high.

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