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  • Merck 2Q profit more than doubles

    Merck 2Q profit more than doubles

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:46 AM EDT2014-07-29 12:46:37 GMT
    Merck & Co. (MRK) on Tuesday reported earnings that more than doubled in its second quarter, and topped analysts' expectations.>>
    By LINDA A. JOHNSON AP Business Writer A big one-time gain and a tax benefit helped drugmaker Merck & Co. more than double its second-quarter profit, raise the lower end of its profit forecast and...>>
  • Pfizer's 2Q profit sinks 79 pct but tops forecasts

    Pfizer's 2Q profit sinks 79 pct but tops forecasts

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:35 AM EDT2014-07-29 12:35:34 GMT
    Pfizer's second-quarter earnings plunged 79 percent from last year, when the world's second-largest drugmaker booked a business spinoff gain of more than $10 billion, but results in the most recent quarter...>>
    Pfizer's second-quarter earnings plunged 79 percent from last year, when the world's second-largest drugmaker booked a business spinoff gain of more than $10 billion. The latest results still edged analyst...>>
  • Reynolds American 2Q profit climbs 6.7 percent

    Reynolds American 2Q profit climbs 6.7 percent

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:35 AM EDT2014-07-29 12:35:28 GMT
    Reynolds American Inc. says that its profit rose by 6.7 percent in its second quarter, topping analysts' expectations.>>
    Reynolds American Inc. says that its profit rose by 6.7 percent in its second quarter, topping analysts' expectations.>>
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