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Operating earnings rise into record territory for Thrivent Financial for Lutherans

February 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Thrivent is a fraternal benefit organization, which annually donates an amount equivalent to at least what it would otherwise pay in corporate income taxes. Last year it donated nearly $175 million nationally to charities, schools, Lutheran congregations and individuals in need. Continue Reading

Xcel Energy sees 4th-quarter income rise 4%

February 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Xcel Energy Inc. said today that fourth-quarter net income rose 4 percent as it charged customers higher rates for electricity and natural gas.
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Target cuts earnings outlook after missed December expectations

January 5, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Target Corp. lowered its earnings expectations today after a key revenue figure rose less than expected in December as consumers waited until the last minute to shop and electronics sales were weak. Continue Reading

Netflix’s exodus of 800,000 U.S. subscribers marks difficult 3rd quarter

October 24, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Netflix’s video subscription service lost 800,000 customers in the third quarter the biggest exodus in its history even as its earnings rose 65 percent.
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Wells Fargo’s income rises 51 percent, but new mortgages fall as borrowing rates increase

April 20, 2011 in West Central Tribune

Wells Fargo’s income jumped 51 percent in the first quarter as more people opened accounts with the bank and business customers took out more loans. Higher interest rates resulted in a sharp decline in new mortgages. Continue Reading

Polaris Industries shares rise on strong first quarter income

April 20, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Off-road and leisure vehicle maker Polaris Industries Inc. said today its earnings more than doubled in the first quarter and raised its guidance for the year, sending its shares up more than 16 percent in morning trading. Continue Reading

Polaris Industries shares rise on strong 1Q income

April 20, 2011 in West Central Tribune

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Off-road and leisure vehicle maker Polaris Industries Inc. said Wednesday its earnings more than doubled in the first quarter and raised its guidance for the year, sending its shares up more than 16 percent in morning trading. Continue Reading

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Best Buy 2Q net income jumps 60 pct on sales rise

September 14, 2010 in INFORUM

MINNEAPOLIS Best Buy Co.’s fiscal second-quarter net income rose 60 percent as shoppers bought cell phones, appliances and tablet computers. Continue Reading