Investor Roundtable Themes of this earnings season Add to ... The Globe and Mail Published Wednesday, Aug. 01, 2012 4:57PM EDT Last updated Thursday, Aug. 02, 2012 8:08AM EDT Many North American companies issued their latest earnings reports over the past few weeks. The Globe and Mail's Tim Kiladze, Pat Brethour and Scott Barlow take a look at some common themes that emerged from this earnings season. Watch More Video: U.S. jobless rate hits nine-year low McDonald's near deal to sell China stores Tips for smart charitable giving New British bank notes falls foul of vegetarians Bumper November for global factories but... OPEC deal a win-win? Trump to leave his business OPEC agrees to cut production Surging wealth gap haunts Hong Kong Inside the market: Trump's impact on Canadian investors Oil jumps on OPEC cut hopes RBS fails stress test: BoE outlook "challenging" Quake hits Poland copper mine Tourists in Cuba caught up in mourning for Castro North Dakota protesters defy order to leave Korean president offers to step down amidst growing public backlash 'Premature' to judge effect of Trump win: Poloz Mobile apps cash in on India's money mess A drone's eye view of Apple's new campus Standard Chartered to cut hundreds of jobs Comments Share via email Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on LinkedIn Print More Related to this Story Economy Video: No new stimulus despite slowing economy, says Fed Economy Video: Markets react to Fed announcement Agriculture Video: How can agriculture investors deal with climate concerns?