23 October 2014 Last updated at 21:44

Microsoft profits fall on Nokia dealMicrosoft CEO Satya Nadella

Microsoft reports a fall in profits as a result of the cost of job cuts and its purchase of Nokia's smartphone business earlier this year but rising revenue cheers investors.


Amazon packaging with amazon.co.ukAmazon reports increased losses

Amazon shares plunge over 10% after the company reports a third-quarter loss of $437m (£273m), bigger than many analysts expected.

Tesco shoper, GlasgowTesco shares slump on profits error

Tesco shares close 6.5% down after the retailer announced that profits were overstated by £263m, £13m more than the original estimate.

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