European pay-TV group Sky Plc reported Tuesday a 20 percent increase in operating profit for the nine months ended March 31, and revenues also improved five percent from last year, reflecting strong new customer additions amid customer demand and loyalty across the group.
Associated British Foods Plc. (ASBFY.PK, ABF.L) Tuesday reported a sharp decline in the first-half profit from last year, as food commodity price deflation, particularly in sugar, hurt revenues.
Chipmaker ARM Holdings plc reported Tuesday a profit for the first quarter that grew from last year, on higher shipment of chips, improved operating margins and revenue growth in both licensing and royalty segments. Looking ahead, the company said it expects Group dollar revenues for the second quarter and full-year 2015 to be in line with market expectations.