Exxon misses 2Q profit forecasts

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Exxon Mobil is reporting second-quarter profit of $3.35 billion. The Irving, Texas, company had profit of 78 cents per …

Christopher Kistler

A strong 2Q for Merck, outlook mixed

KENILWORTH, N.J. (AP) — Sustained cost cuts helped push second-quarter profit at Merck up 61 percent, easily topping Wall Street expectation…