First NBC posts higher quarterly profit

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans-based First NBC Holding Co. reports its second-quarter profit grew to $16.8 million, or 88 cents per share, c…

Wal-Mart misses 2Q profit forecasts

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) on Tuesday reported fiscal second-quarter profit of $3.48 billion. On a per-share basis,…