Sep 22, 2017 11:54 AM EDT
CarMax beats earnings and revenues estimate on higher vehicle unit sales. The Finish Line soared despite profit and revenues declined. Presidio security and cloud business soared but net swung to a loss. Time Inc plans to sell some assets including Time UK.
Sep 22, 2017 10:59 AM EDT
Airbus unveiled new finishing center in Tianjin, China. Air Berlin is in advanced talks with Lufthansa and Easyjet. Rio Tinto increased its share repurchase program by $2.5 billion to $4 billion. Smiths Group beats profit estimate. Saga raised interim dividend.
Sep 21, 2017 12:26 PM EDT
Calgon Carbon agreed to be acquired for $1.1 billion. Alphabet plans to buy Pixel smartphone business for $1.1 billion from HTC. Herman Miller net plunged 9%. Scholastic net loss widened but reaffirmed fiscal outlook. Toshiba agreed to sell memory business for $18 billion.
Sep 21, 2017 11:43 AM EDT
Capita tumbled after net declined 52%. CRH agreed to buy the U.S.-based Ash Grove Cement for $3.5 billion. Fortum plans to offer €8 billion to acquire stake in Uniper and split the business. Hochtief is in talk with Spain-based toll-road operator Abertis. Kier net swung to profit.
Sep 20, 2017 12:18 PM EDT
AAR net soared 12% on 9% jump in revenues. Adobe profit surged 55% on cloud subscriber growth. Analogic net swung to a loss after revenues plummeted 19%. Bed Bath & Beyond results suffered on growing online competition. Copart net declined. FedEx net dropped 17%.
Sep 20, 2017 10:40 AM EDT
Alten profit surged on three acquisitions in the fiscal 2017. Babcock reaffirmed fiscal 2018 and 2019 outlooks. Zara owner Inditex profit soared but margin dropped. Kingfisher profit declined. Thyssen and Tata agree to merge their European business.
Sep 19, 2017 6:00 PM EDT
AutoZone reports sales and earnings growth but the early rally in stock fizzles. Apogee reaffirmed fiscal outlook. Catalent agreed to buy privately held Cook Pharmica for $950 million. Neogen net and revenues surged. Steelcase net jumped. Walgreens received regulatory clearance to acquire Rite Aid.
Sep 19, 2017 12:16 PM EDT
Femsa sold its 5.24% stake in Heineken for €2.5 billion. Jimmy Choo shareholders approved $1.2 billion merger with Michael Kors. Ocado revenues soared on 16% growth in average orders per week. Solvay agreed to sell its polyamides business to BASF for €1.6 billion.
Sep 18, 2017 12:26 PM EDT
Itron agreed to acquire its smaller rival Silver Springs Networks for $830 million. Northrop Grumman intends to acquire missile and rocket maker Orbital ATK for $7.8 billion. Slack raised fund in the latest round at $5 billion valuation. Wenner Media seeks buyer for Rolling Stone.
Sep 18, 2017 11:42 AM EDT
Dairy Crest said strong demand for its cheese products are expected to lift half-year profit. Hiscox estimated claims of $150 million in Hurricane Harvey. PwC profit fell blamed election and Brexit. Petra Diamonds profit fell but revenues soared.