Charles Schwab Profit Surges In 1st Quarter

Discount broker Charles Schwab Corp. reported its first-quarter profit surged as the economy and stock markets improved.

CBS San Francisco–04/15/2011

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

Oracle Quarterly Profit Spikes 78 Percent

Oracle Corp. reported Thursday its net income rose 78 percent in the most recent quarter. The database software maker was helped by a rise in new software license sales.

CBS San Francisco–03/24/2011

Wells Fargo Bank in San Francisco

Wells Fargo 4th Quarter Profit Jumps, Aided By Lower Reserves

Wells Fargo & Co., one of the largest lenders to consumers among U.S. banks, on Wednesday said its fourth-quarter profit shot up, as its customers payment habits improved and it was able to lower the amount of reserves set aside to cover souring loans.

CBS San Francisco–01/19/2011

Apple iPad

Apple Profit Soars 78 Percent On Strong iPad Sales

Apple said its net income for the most recent quarter rose 78 percent as holiday shoppers snapped up more iPads than analysts predicted.

CBS San Francisco–01/18/2011


Inter 4th Quarter Profit Soars 48 Percent

Intel says fourth-quarter net income rose 48 percent and revenue rose 8 percent, as sales of server chips have helped offset weakness in sales in chips for consumer PCs.

CBS San Francisco–01/13/2011


Salesforce Shares Sky-High On Cloud Computing Craze

Shares of Salesforce.com Inc. soared to a record high on Friday after the business software company reported stronger-than-expected results for the latest quarter and said it expects to reap $2 billion in revenue in fiscal 2012.

CBS San Francisco–11/19/2010

A Gap Store.

Gap Inc. Income Falls In 3rd Quarter

The Gap Inc. reported Thursday its third-quarter net income fell 1 percent, though revenue rose 2 percent.

CBS San Francisco–11/18/2010