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  • Nestlé Q1 Sales Fall 5.1%

    Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 5:41am News, NSRGY, Sales

    Nestlé SA (OTC: NSRGY) posted a 5.1% fall in its first-quarter sales. Nestlé's quarterly sales dropped to 20.82 billion Swiss francs ($23.64 billion), down from 21.94 billion francs, in the year-ago period. However, analysts were expecting sales of 21.32 billion francs. The company also...

  • TSMC March Sales Gain 13.2%

    Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 5:20am News, Sales, TSM

    Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE: TSM) posted a 13.2% gain in March sales. TSMC's sales surged to T$49.96 billion ($1.66 billion) in the month. For the year-to-date, TSMC's sales climbed 11.7% to T$148.22 billion. TSMC shares closed at $20.15 yesterday.

  • Chrysler Sales Rise 13% In March

    Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 8:27am News, Sales

    Chrysler Group LLC reported a 13% gain in its March sales. Chrysler sold 193,915 units in March. Its first-quarter sales jumped 11% y/y. The Jeep brand's sales jumped 47% to 57,983 units in March.

  • Sainsbury Posts Drop In Q4 Sales

    Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 5:32am JSAIY, News, Sales, Retail Sales

    J Sainsbury PLC (OTC: JSAIY) posted a decline in its Q4 sales. Sainsbury's total sales fell 1.5%; while sales excluding fuel slipped 1%. Its like-for-like sales tumbled 3.8%, while sales excluding fuel dropped 3.1%. Sainsbury shares closed at $20.96 yesterday.

  • Hennes & Mauritz February Sales Surge 11%

    Monday, March 17, 2014 - 5:03am HNNMY, News, Sales, Retail Sales

    Swedish retailer Hennes & Mauritz AB (OTC: HNNMY) reported an 11% gain in its total sales, including VAT, in February. Analysts were estimating a 13.8% gain in sales. The total number of stores rose 13.3% y/y. Hennes & Mauritz's sales including VAT climbed 13% to SEK37.52 billion in the...

  • Ford China Sales Surge 35% in December

    Monday, January 6, 2014 - 7:30am F, News, Sales

    Sales at Ford Motor Co (NYSE: F) and its local partners in China surged 35% y/y to 94,838 vehicles in December, versus a 47% gain in November. In 2013, sales at Ford gained 49% to 935,813 vehicles on a wholesale basis. Ford shares closed at $15.51 on Friday.

  • Hennes & Mauritz October Same-Store Sales Rise 1%

    Friday, November 15, 2013 - 5:34am HNNMY, News, Sales, Retail Sales

    Hennes & Mauritz AB (OTC: HNNMY) reported a 1% rise in its same-store sales in October. Analysts were expecting same-store sales to increase 3% in the month. Its total sales surged 11% y/y in October, versus analysts' expectations for a 12.4% gain. Hennes & Mauritz shares closed at $8.07...

  • UMC Sales Surge 14.7% In September

    Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 4:32am News, Sales, UMC

    Taiwan's United Microelectronics (NYSE: UMC) reported a 14.7% y/y gain in September sales. UMC's sales for the month surged to $369.03 million. UMC shares closed at $2.13 yesterday.

  • Hard-To-Fill Jobs You Can Get Right Now

    Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 2:28pm business intelligence expert, carpenter, Computing, construction engineering, content creator, core research, data scientist, digital translation

    According to CNNMoney, more than 11 million Americans are unemployed. At the same time, there are enough jobs available (4 million) to reduce that number by more than a third. The problem is one of matching up qualified applicants with the right positions – or of would-be applicants getting the...

  • GM China Sales Rise 11% In July

    Monday, August 5, 2013 - 4:30am GM, News, Sales

    Sales of vehicles at General Motors Co (NYSE: GM) and its joint ventures in China surged 11% to 221,580 units in July. Sales at GM's joint venture with Shanghai's SAIC Motor rose 17% to 113,239 units, while sales at GM's joint-venture with FAW Group dropped 4.1% to 3,239 units. GM shares closed...


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