Dell Plans Buybacks, Provides Post-Spinoff Outlook 

The company estimated revenue will increase at an annual rate of 3% to 4% through the fiscal year ending in January 2026.

Salesforce Boosts Sales Outlook 

The business software provider has benefited from companies' growing reliance on cloud-based tools during the pandemic, with the spread of the Delta variant of Covid-19 prolonging that trend.

Darden Restaurants Beats Earnings Expectations 

Olive Garden parent Darden Restaurants reported fiscal first-quarter earnings that beat expectations and announced a $750 million share buyback program.

British Airways Scraps Plan for New Short-Haul Venture 

The airline abandoned a plan to create a new short-haul subsidiary after failing to win support from its pilots for the venture, which it had hoped would offer a way to offset pandemic-induced declines in long-haul traffic.

TPG Appoints New President, Makes Other Management Changes 

The private-equity firm is moving a group of longtime partners into leadership roles as it prepares to launch an initial public offering of its shares.

New Platform Backed by Fidelity, Goldman Seeks to Bring IPO Market Into Digital World 

Capital Markets Gateway looks to transform a business long accustomed to phone calls and pieces of paper.

Microsoft Keeps Surface in Its Place 

Microsoft's new devices come as a reporting change makes clear that hardware is but a small piece of the software giant's growing pie.

Big Pharma Isn't Done Rolling Out Covid Treatments 

Oral antiviral treatments for Covid-19 could give a public health boost and generate blockbuster sales for the drug industry.

Foreign Businesses Say They Feel Effects From China's Turn Inward 

U.S. and European companies operating in the country are grappling with closed borders, increasingly nationalistic consumers and growing favoritism toward domestic companies, two business lobbies said.

Boeing Projects China Would Need 8,700 New Airplanes by 2040 

Boeing Co. has raised its 20-year forecast for the Chinese airline market, projecting that the country would need 8,700 new airplanes valued at $1.47 trillion by 2040, to meet rising air-travel demand.


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