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Aetna Posts Better Than Expected Profits

Aetna Posts Better Than Expected Profits

Aetna, America's leading health insurer, has beat all estimates by posting an 18% surge in its net earnings, and much better than expected returns on all its investments, making the insurance firm one of the few companies to have posted positive earnings in the current times of economic downturn.

Newmont Posts Third Quarter Figures, Profit Doubled

Newmont Posts Third Quarter Figures, Profit Doubled

Newmont Mining Corp., the world's second ranked gold producer, has posted its third quarter report which has revealed profit figures which have doubled as compared to last year's profit. The actual profits, which have beat estimates by analysts by a huge margin, have been credited to rapidly rising gold prices and sales, by the company.

DreamWorks Animation Posts Surging Profits, Share Prices Rise

DreamWorks Animation Posts Surging Profits, Share Prices Rise

Beating all estimates in its third-quarter figures reported, DreamWorks Animation has posted profits which have been much better than expected by analysts and investors. The high sales of the "Monster vs. Aliens" DVD, the company's latest release, is being credited as the reason behind this surge in profits.

Rise in Profits Reported by Electrolux in Third Quarter Report

Rise in Profits Reported by Electrolux in Third Quarter Report

Exceeding all expectations and in what is being seen as result of tight restructuring and strict cost cuts, one of world's top ranked appliance makers Electrolux has reported a whopping 93% profit in its third-quarter report posted recently.

Estee Lauder sees 1Q profit above earlier forecast

Estee Lauder

Estee Lauder Cos. Inc., the beauty-products maker, said Friday that its profit for the first-quarter would be much higher than forecast earlier owing to better-than-expected sales.

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