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Best Buy reports 3rd-quarter loss

Best Buy

Best Buy Co. reported another dismal quarter on Tuesday, recording a loss in the third quarter, hurt by a continued sales slump and charges related to restructuring. Shares fell more than 11 percent in morning trading to its lowest level in more than a decade.


J.C. Penney reports hefty 3Q loss

J.C. Penney Co. reported a bigger-than-expected loss in the third quarter on plummeting sales as customers continue to reject its move get rid of blockbuster sales in favor of everyday low pricing.


Blackberry maker posts $235m loss

Research In Motion shares rise in after-hours trading as the maker of the Blackberry posts a smaller-than-expected quarterly loss.


U.S. Postal Service loses $5.2 billion, warns of low cash

U.S. Postal Service

The U.S. Postal Service's net loss widened to $5.2 billion during the April through June period, and the cash-strapped agency warned on Thursday that without help from the U.S. Congress it will face low cash and be unable to borrow money this fall.


Facebook In Free-Fall: Stock At All-Time Low After Swinging To Q2 Loss

Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook‘s first quarterly report is inspiring few new friends. The social network swung to a loss in the most recent period, casting fresh doubts on the company’s ability to monetize its giant user base. The Menlo Park, Calif.-based company posted a $157 million, 8 cents a shares, loss in the quarter, down from a $240 million profit. Excluding hefty stock compensation charges, Facebook earned $295 million, 12 cents a share. That meets the Wall Street forecast.

Senh: Facebook's increased traffic is fool's gold because it's hard to monetize.


The New York Times Co. Posts a Loss

The New York Times Company reported a second-quarter loss on Thursday because of a write-down in the value of About.com and continuing declines in print and digital advertising revenue.

Senh: They gave lots of numbers, but no specific number on how much they make from digital subscriptions. Sure, they said the number of subscribers went up, but how much are they making from it.


RadioShack reports second quarter loss, suspends its dividend to shareholders

RadioShack Corp. said today that it’s eliminating its dividend to shareholders as it reported a second quarter loss. The Fort Worth-based consumer electronics retailer reported a net loss of $21 million, or 21 cents a share, compared with a profit of $24.9 million, or 24 cents a share a year ago. Total sales increased 1.2 percent from a year ago and same-store sales were flat.


Nokia Posts Loss as Smartphone Sales Tumble

While the company's new Lumia line of smartphones is gaining traction, those using the older Symbian operating system have lost their appeal.


Groupon reports quarterly net loss

Groupon Inc reported a quarterly net loss Wednesday as the largest daily deal company recorded higher taxes overseas.


Sprint posts deeper 4Q loss on iPhone costs


The iPhone helped Sprint gain customers in the latest quarter, but also forced the carrier to post its largest loss in three years because of the high cost of the phone and a network upgrade.

Senh: Yay! Sprint can sell iPhones. Boo! They're losing money because iPhones are too expensive.


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