Pfizer's Covid-19 Vaccine Lifts Quarterly Results 

The pharmaceutical company boosted its full-year guidance for sales from the vaccine to $26 billion from $15 billion.

CVS Posts Higher Quarterly Profit 

The pharmacy and insurance company said its profit and sales rose for the latest quarter, partly driven by gains from the rollout of Covid-19 vaccines in the U.S.

KKR Swings to a Profit 

Private-equity firm KKR posted a profit in the latest quarter as it reported positive investment income and revenue.

Apollo Posts Profit as Investments Outpace Broader Market 

The New York firm's private-equity portfolio appreciated by 22% during the first quarter, beating out rivals and easily topping the S&P 500, which climbed 5.8% during the period.

DuPont Raises 2021 Expectations 

DuPont de Nemours raised its full-year sales and adjusted-earnings expectations as first-quarter adjusted earnings of 91 cents a share beat analysts expectations of 75 cents on higher sales.

This Rail Merger Could Become Quite Expensive 

Canadian National's higher bid for Kansas City Southern gives it the upper hand, but exposes it to significant financial risk if approval falls through.

Clorox's Move to Provide Adjusted EPS Raises Concerns 

Clorox's decision to break out adjusted earnings per share is drawing concern from some analysts who view the change to how the consumer company measures its corporate value as potentially misleading.

The Taiwanese Chip Champion Shaking Qualcomm's Tree 

TSMC has attracted increased attention as the U.S.-China rivalry has intensified and Intel has stumbled. But there's another Taiwanese chipmaker worth looking at: MediaTek.

Infineon Raises Guidance on Strong Chip Demand 

Infineon posted above-forecast second quarter profits and raised its revenue and margin guidance for the year as demand for chips continues to surge.

Saudi Aramco Posts 30% Profits Rise 

Saudi Aramco profits rose by almost a third in the first quarter to $21.7 billion, boosted by a stronger oil market and higher refining and chemicals margins.


(END) Dow Jones Newswires

May 04, 2021 09:15 ET (13:15 GMT)

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