Nov 27, 2015 1:25 PM ET
Nikkei in Tokyo slipped after transport, textile and power shares declined. Nisshinbo, Sharp, Sumitomo Osaka Cement were among the worst performer. The consumer prices index in October increased 0.3% but jobless rate in October declined to a 20year low of 3.1%.
Nov 27, 2015 1:11 PM ET
Stocks on Wall Street traded sideways and shopper were in a cautious mood and search deeper bargains online. Holiday shoppers started early and most large discount stores began offering early bargains online to attract customers away from other online stores only.
Nov 27, 2015 11:12 AM ET
Retailers were in focus in New York trading as more customers shop online on Black Friday. China based social networking site Renren said net loss widened. Discount retailers Target and Wal-Mart report rising customer traffic at online stores.
Nov 27, 2015 10:56 AM ET
European stocks were under pressure on the deepening economic slowdown in China. Rio Tinto plans to invest $1.9 billion to expand bauxite output. Royal Bank of Scotland booked a loss of £265 million in the fourth-quarter. Pennon net surges 7%.
Nov 27, 2015 7:45 AM ET
Ashok Leyland won order for 3,600 vehicles worth $200 million from Cote d’Ivoire. U.K.-based Hardy Oil & Gas plc is in talks to acquire 90% stake in a gas discovery block off the Gujarat coast from Reliance Industries.
Nov 27, 2015 6:58 AM ET
Australian markets lost steam in the afternoon and finished slightly lower. Rio Tinto plans to invest $1.9 billion in new bauxite project. Fox Sports, Nine Entertainment, and Telstra won the NRL broadcasting rights.
Nov 26, 2015 6:19 AM ET
European and Asian indexes closed higher in cautious trading and markets in New York were closed for Thanksgiving. Crude oil and commodities staged a mild rebound and investors in Europe anticipated another round of stimulus as early as next week.
Nov 25, 2015 11:19 AM ET
Caleres net rose 3%. Deere & Co net tumbled 46% and revenues declined 25%. Guess profit and sales plummeted. TiVo net declined 16% while revenues jumped 12%.
Nov 26, 2015 10:47 AM ET
Stock markets headed north on Thursday, led by a rally in technology and mining. The euro tested seven-month low against the dollar. Infineon earnings were ahead of expectations and base metals price rebound boosted mining stocks.
Nov 26, 2015 9:14 AM ET
Nikkei in Tokyo tested 20,000 market but failed to cross and the benchmark index closed up at a three-month high. Suppliers of LCD panels traded lower after Apple is said to select organic panels for its iPhone devices. SoftBank scheduled to raise 370 billion yen in a bond offering next week.