But a gain of only 0.2% in core capital goods orders suggests momentum in manufacturing has eased after recent strong growth.
"Basically, the cost increase for the full year has happened in the first quarter," CFO Bob Shanks says.
Q1 revenue beat estimates but operating profit fell 2.4% as UPS spent heavily to accommodate e-commerce delivery with new facilities and services.
Congressional leaders are expected to vote on a stopgap measure that would give them another week to negotiate a longer-term bill.
"There is still work to be done to translate [user growth] into revenue growth,” Twitter tells shareholders.
The drugmaker says it incorrectly classified royalties from the best-selling Tysabri drug as an intangible asset rather than a financial asset.
Drugs such as the diabetes treatment Trulicity "led the company to a strong quarter of volume-driven revenue growth."
Bernard Arnault, LVMH's billionaire boss, will acquire the Dior shares he doesn't already own in a vote of confidence in the luxury sector's…
The $4.2 billion deal beefs up Tyson's portfolio of packaged foods, a fast-growing, high-margin category.
The automaker lost its bid for review of a lower court ruling that exposes it to liability for injuries resulting from an ignition-switch defect.