Daily business briefing: Toyota outsells GM

April 23, 2014 

Toyota sales outpacing U.S. rivals General Motors and Volkswagen during the first quarter of this year. Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday that it sold a record 2.5 million vehicles in the January-March period. Find out more at http://www.bnd.com/business. ...

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Boeing's first quarter revenue increased by 8.3 percent to $20.5 billion over the first quarter of 2013. However, the company reported net earnings for the quarter of $965 million, down 12.7 percent from the prior-year quarter. Read more at http://www.bizjournals.com/stlouis. ...

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Procter & Gamble Co.'s fiscal third-quarter net income rose 2 percent but cut its 2014 adjusted earnings forecast on Wednesday. Learn more at http://www.bnd.com/business. ...

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Delta Air Lines Inc.'s first-quarter profit beat expectations, although the airline canceled more than 17,000 flights in January and February -- double the number from a year ago. For more information, go to http://www.bnd.com/business.

-- Will Buss, BND business writer

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