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GM first-quarter profit misses estimates on South America, Russia weakness

Car buyers think big in 1Q, boosting profit at GM

GM gets boost from smaller pickups, but doubters question for how long

Ferdinand Piech resigns, ending an era at Volkswagen

Generic drugmaker Teva makes $40 billion offer for rival Mylan

Investors punish Lend Lease on restructure

Coca-Cola's independent bottlers see shifting role

Reliance profit rises as refining margins gain

McDonald's cuts Angus burgers from menu

Coles signs deal with north coast dairy

OCZ shares rise on hopes of improvements

PepsiCo beats expectations despite soda struggles

McDonald's fails to boost sales with Dollar Menu

Credit growth to remain subdued: BoQ

Firms hope to gain from rosy confidence

Writedowns cause loss for Atlas Iron

Transfield to sell assets after H1 loss

Woolworths posts steady profit rise

CBA profits aren't due to rates: Narev

Farms grow fruitful and multiply, or disappear

Super Retail Group profit up 73.5%

Panera shares up following Goldman Sachs upgrade

Amazon shares hit record high after 4Q report

Micron Technology posts fiscal 2Q loss

Urban Outfitters 4Q profit doubles

Newcrest expansion to boost dividend

Manitowoc's 4Q beats expectations

JB Hi-Fi keeps faith in store expansion plan

SK Hynix posts profit as chip demand improves

RIL posts surprise 24 pct surge in quarter profit

Starbucks profit climbs as US cafes thrive

US Airways 4Q profit doubles as planes are fuller

ABN AMRO bad debts rise as government plans sale

Growers welcome Coles Simplot deal with reservations

Banks to get third-quarter profit boost from dipping into reserves

Flight Centre profit up 23 per cent

Pope creates new commission of inquiry for finance

Starbucks profit surges on stronger sales

Daimler Q2 profits jump on EADS stake sale

Caterpillar 2Q profit falls 43 pct cuts outlook

JB Hi-Fi defies retail gloom

Asia stocks mixed as jobs data reinforce Fed shift

Greens looking to hold the seat of Melbourne in September poll

CSL records 19% net profit boost

S&P 500 closes above 1,700 points for first time

Dollar hits Warrnambool Cheese profit

GM profits fall on equity buybacks, higher taxes

GE’s profit slips but orders rise

Walgreen fiscal 1Q profit sinks nearly 26 pct