Financial performance

FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 13, 2017 file photo, journalists wait outside the venue for the presentation of the new Nintendo Switch in Tokyo. Nintendo Co. says its new Switch, a hybrid game machine that works as both a console and a tablet, is selling well, helping the Kyoto-based company behind the Super Mario and Pokemon franchises trim its quarterly losses. Nintendo said Thursday, April 27, 2017, it has sold 2.74 million Switch machines and 5.46 million units of Switch software since sales began in March.(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, File)
April 27, 2017 - 4:40 am
TOKYO (AP) — Nintendo Co.'s Switch, a new hybrid game machine that works as both a console and a tablet, is selling well, helping the Kyoto-based company behind the Super Mario and Pokemon franchises trim its quarterly losses. Nintendo said Thursday it has sold 2.74 million Switch machines and 5.46...
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April 27, 2017 - 3:07 am
LONDON (AP) — Anglo-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca says first-quarter revenue fell amid declining sales of cholesterol treatment Crestor, which lost patent protection last year. Total revenue declined 12 percent to $5.4 billion as Crestor sales dropped 45 percent. Net income fell to $537 million,...
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Visitors try out Samsung Electronics Galaxy S8 Plus smartphones at its shop in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, April 27, 2017. Samsung Electronics said Thursday its first-quarter profit surged to the highest level in more than three years as its semiconductor division posted the highest income in the company's history. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
April 27, 2017 - 12:02 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics reported its best quarterly profit in more than three years Thursday and forecast improvement for the full year as its semiconductor division posted its highest income ever. The South Korean company's stellar financial results beat expectations and...
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April 26, 2017 - 9:15 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics said Thursday its first-quarter profit surged to the highest level in more than three years as its semiconductor division posted the highest income in the company's history. The South Korean company's January-March earnings jumped 46 percent over a year...
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Trader Luke Scanlon works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Stock markets around the world made only modest moves on Wednesday, waiting to see what the White House has in store for U.S. tax policy. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
April 26, 2017 - 2:40 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stock indexes ticked higher on Wednesday, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index flirted with its record high, as the White House unveiled a broad outline of its plan to cut tax rates. The market has sprinted higher since November, due in large part to expectations that lower taxes...
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Trader Luke Scanlon works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Stock markets around the world made only modest moves on Wednesday, waiting to see what the White House has in store for U.S. tax policy. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
April 26, 2017 - 12:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stock indexes made modest gains Wednesday, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index flirted with its record high, as markets wait to see what the White House has in store for U.S. tax policy. Stocks have sprinted higher since November, due in large part to expectations that lower...
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Trader Luke Scanlon works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Stock markets around the world made only modest moves on Wednesday, waiting to see what the White House has in store for U.S. tax policy. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
April 26, 2017 - 10:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Stock markets around the world made only modest moves on Wednesday, waiting to see what the White House has in store for U.S. tax policy. Stocks have sprinted higher since November, due in large part to expectations that lower taxes and looser regulations for businesses are on the...
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FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, file photo, the Twitter logo appears on a phone post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Twitter’s frequent presence in the news, as the preferred megaphone for President Donald Trump, has not translated into profit or meaningful user growth for the company. Twitter, Inc. reports earnings on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
April 26, 2017 - 10:11 am
NEW YORK (AP) — You'd think Twitter would be able to milk its status as President Donald Trump's megaphone. But the company still faces stagnant user growth, has never made a profit and even reported a quarterly revenue decline Wednesday, a first since going public. Trump's frequent tweets ricochet...
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April 26, 2017 - 10:05 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Stock markets around the world made only modest moves on Wednesday, waiting to see what the White House has in store for U.S. tax policy. Stocks have sprinted higher since November, due in large part to excitement that lower taxes and looser regulations for businesses are on the way...
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FILE - This Tuesday, May 6, 2014, file photo shows a sign outside Fiat Chrysler Automobiles world headquarters in Auburn Hills, Mich. Fiat Chrysler and Google said Tuesday, April 25, 2017, for the first time will offer rides to the public in the self-driving automobiles they are building under an expanding partnership. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)
April 26, 2017 - 10:04 am
MILAN (AP) — Carmaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles reported Wednesday that its first-quarter earnings rose by more than a third mainly due to an improved performance in Europe and by its luxury Maserati brand. The Italian-American carmaker made a net profit of 641 million euros ($700 million) in the...
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