General Motor's recalls are not exactly behind us, but U.S. drivers were forgiving in the past summer months because they were drawn to GM's new pickups and sport-utility vehicles.
The need for excavators and bulldozers unexpectedly surged in the past few months because more houses were built in the United States.
Healthcare supplies sales and organic growth around the world lifted 3M earnings in the third quarter.
Eli Lilly lost exclusivity in high profile drugs like Cymbalta and Evista and generic competition brought down the volume of medications doctors prescribed.
Coca-Cola says people in North America are consuming less carbonated beverages than they once did, and it's having an impact on the company's bottom line.
Verizon, the nation's largest wireless carrier added one and a half million customers in the third quarter and most of them are exactly who Verizon wanted.
The Pentagon's number one defense contractor Lockheed Martin reported an uptick in profit in the third quarter as a result of savings in its pension liabilities.
Harley-Davidson shipped just 50,000 motorcycles in the third quarter and that was reflected in an earnings decline.
Yahoo! is reportedly in talks to buy cross-platform digital video advertising service BrightRoll for a price in the range of $700 million to $725 million.
PPG Industries on Thursday reported third quarter earnings of $371 million or $2.82 a share.