Posts Tagged ‘first quarter’

UK economy worse than previously estimated

The UK economy shrank more during the first quarter of the year than the first estimate, according to Office for National Statistics (ONS). Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Samsung says it expects profits to double

Samsung Electronics says it anticipates its profits for the first quarter of the year will almost double over profits for the fourth quarter of last year. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

U.S. growth weak in first quarter

Weaker consumer and government spending helped hold the U.S. economy to anemic 1.8 per cent annualized growth in the first quarter, the U.S. Commerce Department says. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Tropicana Entertainment reports loss of $1.5 million in first quarter

Las Vegas-based Tropicana Entertainment Inc. on Thursday reported a first quarter loss and said its three casinos in Nevada continued to suffer during the economic downturn. View full post on Business Stories

Citigroup see Q1 earnings fall 32 percent

Citigroup on Monday said its first quarter earnings had dropped 32 percent from the same period a year ago despite a $3 billion profit. View full post on Banking Stories