SMALLER PROFIT: US Airways Group Inc.'s second-quarter profit fell 6 percent due partly to a declining tax allowance for carrying over past losses. Full story
END OF THE STREAK: A string of lackluster earnings reports from companies including Coca-Cola and Charles Schwab ended an eight-day winning streak for the Standard & Poor's 500 index. Had the index advanced Tuesday, it would have matched its longest sequence of gains since 2004. Full story
Shareholders of JPMorgan Charlie Bobrinskoy, Ariel Investments; and David Katz, Matrix Asset Advisors, give insight on what shareholders want to hear from the company's earnings report.