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News: Boeing raises guidance following strong second quarter

The Boeing Company has reported strong earnings and operating cash flow in the second quarter of 2017, driven by improved operating performance. Second-quarter GAAP earnings per share increased to $ 2.89 and core earnings per share (non-GAAP) increased to $ 2.55. Revenue was $ 22.7 billion, reflecting planned production rates and timing of commercial and defence aircraft deliveries. For the full year, GAAP earnings per share guidance increased to between $ 11.10 and $ 11.30 from $ 10.35 and $ 10.55 and core earnings per share (non-GAAP) guidance increased to…

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Peaty wins second gold as he defends 50m title

Media playback is not supported on this device World Aquatics Championships on the BBC Hosts: Budapest, Hungary Dates: 23-30 July Coverage: Live across BBC Two, BBC Red Button, Connected TV, online, BBC Sport mobile app and BBC Radio. Click for full times. Britain’s Adam Peaty defended his 50m breaststroke title with another stunning display to complete a World Aquatics Championships double-double. Peaty, 22, who also retained his 100m title on Monday, finished in 25.99 seconds – just short of the world record 25.95 he set in the semi-final. Brazil’s Joao…

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News: Hilton sees profits rise in second quarter

Hilton Worldwide has reported adjusted EBITDA for the second quarter of 2017 of $ 519 million, an increase of ten per cent on the figure for the second quarter of 2016. Diluted earnings per share at the hotel giant from continuing operations for the period stood at $ 0.51. Diluted earnings per share, adjusted for special items, stood at $ 0.52, an increase of 30 per cent from the second quarter of 2016 on a pro forma basis. Net income for the second quarter was $ 167 million. System-wide comparable…

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Gylfi Sigurdsson: Swansea reject second Everton bid for Iceland star

Swansea want at least £50m for Iceland star Gylfi Sigurdsson Monday, July 24, 2017 Swansea have rejected a second bid from Everton for playmaker Gylfi Sigurdsson, it is understood. The Welsh club turned down an offer for the Iceland international believed to be worth £40million from the Toffees earlier this month. It is now thought Everton have tabled a new bid of around £40million with potential add-ons that could take a final package closer to £45million. That, however, remains short of Swansea’s valuation of the player and the Liberty Stadium…

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GB's Kinghorn wins second gold at World Para-athletics Championship

Sammi Kinghorn won her second gold at the World Para-athletics Championships as Britain collected four medals on the final morning. T53 wheelchair racer Kinghorn, 21, added the 100m title to her 200m gold and 400m bronze. The Scot can claim a fourth medal in the 800m later on Sunday. There were also British silver medals for Polly Maton in the T47 long jump, Jordan Howe in the T35 100m and Mickey Bushell in the T53 100m. The hosts have now collected 39 medals, eight more than their total in Doha…

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La Course 2017: Lizzie Deignan second as Annemiek Van Vleuten wins

Annemiek van Vleuten held off the chasers to win the two-day La Course by the Tour de France as Britain’s Lizzie Deignan sprinted to finish second. The Dutch rider set off 43 seconds ahead of Deignan on the 22.5km course in Marseille, having won Thursday’s first stage by that margin. Deignan, 28, chose to wait for Boels-Dolmans team-mate Megan Guarnier and Italian champion Elisa Longo Borghini. But Van Vleuten, 34, proved too strong, winning by one minute 52 seconds. Behind, Deignan and Borghini dropped Guarnier on the climb, with the…

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