Oct 30, 2014 1:24 PM ET
Avon and Incyte net swung to profit. Catamaran net jumped 12%. Facebook profit almost doubled on 58% increase in revenue. Harman Intl net soared 79%. Kellogg net declined 31%. MasterCard profit and revenue soared. Visa net plunged 10% but revenue jumped 9%.
Oct 30, 2014 1:03 PM ET
Stocks in Tokyo closed higher and the yen dropped after the U.S. dollar at strongest since October 6. Daiwa Securities said second-quarter earnings increased 4.4% on higher underwriting fees and trading income. Japan Tobacco sales increased 1.3% and net declined 7.4%.
Oct 30, 2014 12:02 PM ET
Bayer lifted revenue forecast and net soared 13% to €826 million. Barclays profit surged 23% to £2.2 billion but revenue fell 2%. BT Group profit climbed 13% to £563 million. Eni profit in the quarter tumbled 57% to €1.7 billion on 11% decline in revenue and Shell profit dropped 5%.
Oct 30, 2014 11:20 AM ET
Australian market indexes gained despite the international terms of trade worsening in September. New home sales in the month were nearly unchanged from August. Echo Entertainment soared on positive outlook.
Oct 30, 2014 9:59 AM ET
ACC quarterly profit surged 62%. Castrol India net rose 13%. Emami profit climbed 16%. ICICI Bank net and revenue soared 15%. Maruti Suzuki net jumped 29% on 18% increase in revenues. Mphasis and Tech Mahindra net rose. YES Bank profit soared 30%.
Oct 29, 2014 1:54 PM ET
Stocks in Tokyo closed higher after domestic companies reported better than expected earnings. Investors also took a positive view on the outlook for the stimulus in Europe and estimated rates in the U.S. will remain low in the U.S.
Oct 29, 2014 12:52 PM ET
Carlyle Group net surged but revenue plunged. Eaton profit soared 18%. Hess net surged 140%. Hershey net dropped 4%. Hyatt profit tumbled 42% but revenue climbed 7%. McGraw Hill Financial declined 11% while revenues soared 10%.
Oct 29, 2014 12:36 PM ET
Australian market indexes closed down and the Aussie dollar gained against the U.S. dollar. Commodities prices traded mixed and oil and gold edged up. JB Hi-Fi Limited soared after the company retained its sales guidance despite recent monthly sales weakness.
Oct 29, 2014 12:47 PM ET
Deutsche Bank net swung to a loss to €94 million on litigation related charges. Fiat Chrysler net slid but revenue surged 14% to €23.5 billion. Next revised fourth-quarter outlook. STMicroelectronics net swung to profit but revenue declined 6%. Schneider revenue climbed 7% to €6.3 billion.
Oct 29, 2014 11:13 AM ET
Dr. Reddy’s quarterly profit declined 17%. Grasim Industries net fell 8% on 16% increase in revenues. ING Vysya Bank net and revenue rose. MPS profit surged 80%. Nestle India net and revenue climbed. Sesa Sterlite profit jumped 15%. Tata Elxsi profit rose 14%.