December 22, 1999 |
East West Bancorp Inc., a San Marino-based bank with deposits of about $1.35 billion, said Tuesday that 1999 earnings per share may rise above analysts' estimates.
May 23, 1999 |
East West Bancorp Inc. in San Marino said it sold the Irvine branch of its East West Bank unit to People's Bank of California for $743,000. East West Bancorp said the branch had deposits of $17 million. East West Bancorp, with $2 billion in assets as of March 31, operates 22 branches in four California counties. People's Bank of California, with $3.3 billion in assets as of March 31, operates 20 branches in three counties in Southern California.
January 22, 1999 |
Sun Microsystems Inc., one of the biggest makers of computers that run the Internet, said Thursday that fiscal second-quarter earnings, ranked by year-over-year earnings-per-share growth, rose 18%, fueled by robust sales of its powerful machines. Profit before a charge rose to $272.3 million, or 67 cents a share, from $223.2 million, or 57 cents, in the year-earlier period. Sun was expected to earn 66 cents in the quarter ended Dec. 27, the average estimate of analysts polled by First Call Corp.