Japan's Toshiba Corp filed twice-delayed business results on Tuesday without an endorsement from its auditor, increasing the likelihood that the nuclear-to-TVs conglomerate will be delisted.
Tesco, Britain's biggest retailer, beat forecasts for full-year profit, showing its recovery is picking up pace and potentially giving a boost to its stuttering campaign to win investor backing for a takeover of wholesaler Booker.
Nike reported lower-than-expected revenue as it battles for market share in North America with a resurgent Adidas and a fast-growing Under Armour.
Anheuser-Busch InBev suffered its first decline in core earnings since its formation over a decade ago as Brazil depressed beer sales by even more than expected.
Kroger reported a surprise decline in holiday-quarter same-store sales on Thursday as competition in the grocery industry in the United States intensified.
In January, J.C. Penney CEO Marvin Ellison said the department store chain was getting ready to downsize its fleet.
Department store operator Kohl's reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by higher margins despite a 2.8 percent drop in sales.
Barclays reported worse-than-expected net profits for 2016, but posted a surprise uptick in its capital buffers as the U.K.-based bank nears the end of a major restructuring program.
HSBC Holdings' 2016 pre-tax profit fell 62 percent, below analysts' estimates, as it grappled with slowing economic growth in its core markets.
Tenet's shares fell more than 11 percent in premarket trading on Tuesday.
Singapore's United Overseas Bank (UOB) reported on Friday its earnings for the fourth quarter slipped 6.2 percent on-year to 739 million Singapore dollars.
European airlines Air France-KLM and Norwegian have propelled into the New Year with above expectation results; but headwinds threaten a bumpy ride ahead.
Deere & Co reported a rise in quarterly revenue and expects stronger growth during 2017.
Legacy media companies have sought to grow their digital subscriber bases amid a sector-wide struggle against steep declines in print advertising revenue.
Twitter shares sink after the company reports revenue that missed expectations and issues guidance that fell far short of estimates.
The company's robust results come amid a pending $85.4 billion merger between AT&T and Time Warner.
French carmaker Renault posted record full-year sales and profits on Friday and set itself ambitious new mid-term goals for both after earnings were boosted by a comprehensive revamp of its product range.
Whole Foods Market reported results after the bell on Wednesday.