Home Depot Beats, Groupon, Samsung Tops in Mobile

Aug. 14 (Bloomberg) -- In today's "Bloomberg Equities Report," Bloomberg's Deirdre Bolton reports that Home Depot beats profit estimates for the second quarter, Groupon second-quarter results disappoint investors and Samsung has taken over the top spot in mobile phone sales from Nokia with Apple in third place. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop."

China's Role in the Korean Peninsula
01:26 - The growing North Korean nuclear threat has the world looking for a way to de-escalate tensions on the Korean Peninsula. Kent Boydston, research analyst with the Peterson Institute for International Economics, discusses China's role on Bloomberg North. (Source: Bloomberg)
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