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: J.C. Penney closing up to 140 stores From boom to gloom at the China-North Korea border German budget surplus soars as economy powers on Traders profit on Asia oil routes after OPEC cuts Money Monitor: Teaching kids about finance with an allowance Glencore: 'We've never been better placed' Google’s Waze to compete with Uber: report Nissan's Carlos Ghosn gives up CEO role A400M aircraft costs hit Airbus profits Lloyds hits 10-year profit high as new era beckons How Tim Hortons became part of a fast-food empire which is now adding Popeyes to its menu Economy now top concern for Britons: survey Greece agrees to bailout deal, but for how long? Britain faces 'very hefty' Brexit bill, years of talks, EU's Juncker says Euro zone optimistic about growth despite political risks China's $1-billion Dick Clark deal on shaky ground One-off costs eat into HSBC's 2016 profit Why India's IT firms fear 'America first' Money Monitor: Why five-year mortgage terms are popular Trump hints that Boeing could get more orders for F-18 Super Hornet fighter jets 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?