GE, Microsoft, Chipotle, Capital One
07/19/2013 4:17 PM
07/19/2013 4:17 PM
ManpowerGroup Inc., up $3.85 at $65.69
The staffing company said that its second-quarter net income rose 66 percent. Cost-cutting made up for sliding sales.
General Electric Co., up $1.09 at $24.72
The conglomerate posted a slight gain in net income in the second quarter and said its U.S. operations are picking up steam.
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., up $32.22 at $408.97
The Mexican dining chain said its revenue and net income in the second quarter rose as it opened more restaurants.
Rockwell Collins Inc., up $1.90 at $70.42
The military electronics maker said its fiscal third-quarter net income fell, but its results still topped analysts’ estimates.
Capital One Financial Corp., up $2.09 at $69.14
Thanks to higher revenue at its credit card and commercial banking businesses, second-quarter profit rose for the holding company of Capital One Bank.
Whirlpool Corp., up $9.54 at $128.91
The appliance maker’s second-quarter net income soared 75 percent as demand improved for washers, dryers and other products.
Vivus Inc., down $1.24 at $13.67
The obesity drugmaker agreed to settle with its biggest shareholder, who has been fighting for greater control of the company.
Microsoft Corp., down $4.04 at $31.40
The software company booked a large write-off for its Surface RT tablet business after it slashed prices.
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