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2014-01-28 08:20:24

DEARBORN, Mich., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Full year 2013 pre-tax profit of $8.6 billion, an increase of $603 million from a year ago, was one of Ford's best years ever; full year earnings per share of $1.62, an increase of 21 cents per share compared with a year ago -- Full year net income of $7.2 billion, or $1.76 per share, including pre-tax special item charges of $1.6 billion and favorable tax special items of $2.2 billion --...

2014-01-23 08:20:36

-- Net sales of $11.5 billion for the fourth quarter and $45.4 billion for 2013 BETHESDA, Md., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) today reported fourth quarter 2013 net sales of $11.5 billion compared to $12.1 billion in the fourth quarter of 2012. Net earnings from continuing operations in the fourth quarter of 2013 were $488 million, or $1.50 per diluted share, compared to $569 million, or $1.73 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2012. Cash from...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.