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A sign outside LinkedIn headquarters in Mountain View. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

LinkedIn 1Q Revenue Soars, But Outlook Falls Short

LinkedIn said Thursday that its first-quarter net income grew more than fourfold as revenue increased sharply, but its outlook is below Wall Street’s expectations.

05/02/2013

A foreclosure sign hangs on a fence in front of a foreclosed home on April 6, 2011. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Poll Shows Californians Gloomy Outlook On Economy, Job Market

A new poll shows that most Californians are downright gloomy about the state’s economy and very few voters think the job market will improve this year.

03/01/2013

(CBS)

Number Of California College Grads Taking Jobs In Retail, Restaurants Doubles

Young college graduates in California are facing a bleaker job outlook than just five years ago.

12/27/2012

Zynga

Zynga Stock Sinks After Lowered 2012 Outlook

Troubled Zynga’s stock is trading near its lowest level ever Friday after the online game maker behind “FarmVille” forecast a third quarter loss amid weak demand for its Web-based games. It’s also taking a hefty charge related to its March acquisition of mobile game company OMGPop.

10/05/2012

A sign at Hewlett-Packard headquarters in Palo Alto. (John G. Mabanglo/AFP/Getty Images)

Hewlett-Packard Stock Dives After CEO Warns Of Earnings Slump

Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman expects the technology company’s earnings to fall during the next year as she struggles to fix a wide range of problems in a weakening economy.

10/03/2012

Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo 3Q Profit Up 21 Percent, Revenue Slips

Wells Fargo & Co. on Monday said that its third-quarter profit jumped 21 percent, as write offs of bad loans dropped while deposits grew.

10/17/2011

Oracle Corp. company headquarters in Redwood Shores. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oracle Quarterly Profit Jumps; Server Business Declines

Stronger spending on business software helped Oracle’s quarterly profit jump 36 percent, but the company’s server business continued to deteriorate, which the company said is happening because it is shedding lower-margin deals.

09/20/2011

Netflix Lowers Outlook Following Subscriber Split

LOS GATOS (CBS/AP) — Netflix has lowered its U.S. subscriber expectations for the third quarter because of customer losses relating to a split of its DVD and streaming options. The company, which separated its streaming […]

09/15/2011

Netflix Shares Plunge On Sober Growth Outlook

Netflix Inc. is bracing for customer backlash that could result in its slowest subscriber growth in more than three years amid changes to its online video and DVD rental service that will raise prices by as much as 60 percent.

CBS San Francisco–07/25/2011

Safeway store

Safeway Reports Higher 2Q Profit; Eroding Market Share

Grocery store operator Safeway Inc. reported Thursday that its second-quarter profit grew as higher prices and strong gasoline sales helped offset its rising costs for commodities.

CBS San Francisco–07/21/2011

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