Google Inc. announced financial results for the third quarter and they are not as good as expected. Net income was $3.01 billion, compared to $3.18 billion in the Q3 2011, and EPS was $9.03, compared to $9.72 in the third quarter a year ago.
Food and beverages company PepsiCo reported the fall of net revenue of 5 percent in Q3. However, without structural changes and a negative impact from foreign exchange translation, the third quarter net revenue grew 5 percent on an organic basis.
Bank of America Corporation reported net income of $340 million, or $0.00 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2012, compared to $6.2 billion, or $0.56 per diluted share, in the third quarter of 2011.
Toy maker Mattel reported third quarter 2012 financial results with net income of $365.9 million, or $1.04 per share, compared to last year's third quarter net income of $300.8 million, or $0.86 per share.
Goldman Sachs Group reported that it's net revenues more than doubled, from $3.59 billion to $8.35 billion. Net earnings were also above expectations: $1.51 billion for the third quarter ended September 30, 2012.