Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) announced diluted earnings per share for the quarter were $0.40 compared with $0.48 last year. analysts average 0.32. MSFT beats by $0.08.
Revenue of $12.92 billion for the first quarter ended Sept. 30, 2009, a 14% decline from the same period of the prior year.
Microsoft Corporation provides software and hardware products and solutions worldwide.
Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) reported diluted earnings-per-share from continuing operations was $0.65 versus $1.25 in the third quarter of 2008. Analysts average 0.63. SLB beats by $0.02.
Third-quarter revenue of $5.43 billion versus $7.26 billion in the third quarter of 2008.
Schlumberger Limited operates as an oilfield services company in the United States and internationally.
Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: PGC) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per share on its common stock. The dividend will be paid to shareholders on November 13, 2009, to shareholders of record on October 29, 2009.
Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corporation is a bank holding company.
ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) announced a quarterly dividend of 50 cents per share, payable Dec. 1, 2009, to stockholders of record at the close of business Oct. 30, 2009. This represents an increase of approximately 6 percent in the dividend rate for the company's common stock. ConocoPhillips has increased the dividend every year since the formation of the company in 2002.
ConocoPhillips is an international, integrated energy company with interests around the world.
Babcock & Brown Air Limited (NYSE: FLY), announced that it has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per common share for the third quarter of 2009. The dividend will be paid on November 20, 2009 to shareholders of record on October 30, 2009.
B&B Air acquires and leases modern, high-demand and fuel-efficient commercial jet aircraft under multi-year operating lease contracts to a diverse group of airlines throughout the world.
The Board of Directors of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE: SXT) has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.19 per share. The cash dividend will be paid on December 1, 2009, to shareholders of record on November 9, 2009.
Sensient Technologies Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the manufacture and marketing of colors, flavors, and fragrances worldwide.
Ingersoll-Rand plc's Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.07 cents per ordinary share, payable December 1, 2009, to shareowners of record on November 13, 2009.
Ingersoll Rand (NYSE: IR) has paid consecutive quarterly cash dividends on its common shares since 1919 and annual dividends since 1910.
Ingersoll-Rand plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, manufacture, sale, and service of industrial and commercial products in the United States and internationally.
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