Earnings roundup: Express Scripts, Live Nation

The Associated Press

Among the earnings stories for Monday, Nov. 5, from AP Business News:

— Express Scripts Holding Co. reported a 20 percent boost in profit for the third quarter, but executives for the pharmacy benefit manager cautioned that the company faces a weaker outlook heading into 2013, and its shares plunged in aftermarket trading.

— Weight Watchers International Inc.'s shares jumped in after-hours trading after the company reported that third-quarter earnings fell but still easily topped expectations.

— Live Nation Entertainment Inc. said that its net income in the third quarter rose 12 percent as concert attendance increased and it made more profit from selling tickets to events.