Aug 09, 2010 9:47 AM ET
Stocks in Japan dropped on slowing export growth and worries that a slowdown in China may affect exports in the second half. Trade surplus drops unexpectedly in June. Toyota starts Tacoma output at its Texas facility. Itochu Corp acquires 2.75% stake in Aston Resources Pty Ltd.
Aug 09, 2010 9:35 AM ET
U.S. stocks advance after positive economic data in the euro-zone. BP estimates permanent sealing of leaking well by August 15. Chrysler quarterly loss narrowed on 22% increase in worldwide unit sales. DigitalGlobe concludes $3.55 billion EnhancedView agreement with NGA.
Aug 09, 2010 9:32 AM ET
Stocks in Australia gained after a rally in the resource sector helped the index close higher. Aston completes book build for its initial public offering. Jobs placement ads rise in July. Home loan approvals fell in June.
Aug 06, 2010 4:08 PM ET
U.S. indexes traded lower after July payrolls declined and unemployment rate was flat at 9.5%. Indexes in Europe tracked lower. Wheat prices declined but hovered near 50% higher than in June. AIG quarterly operating profit increased 17% and said it has initiated the process of government stake sale.
Aug 06, 2010 12:32 PM ET
U.S. stocks traded lower after unemployment in July was nearly unchanged. Activision Blizzard dropped after it estimated lower revenues. American Public Education plunged more than 28% after it canceled its annual outlook. Blue Nile dropped after net declined.
Aug 06, 2010 11:50 AM ET
The UK indexes fall after reports showed a drop in temporary workers for the census in the U.S. The UK economy expanded 0.9% in the quarter ending July and output price inflation rose 5% in July but manufacturing output grew 0.3% in June. Inmarsat ordered three satellites from Boeing.
Aug 06, 2010 10:34 AM ET
The European indexes pare gains after weaker-than-estimated U.S. jobs data. German manufacturing output unexpectedly dipped in June. Greek CPI edged higher in July. Italian GDP expanded 0.4% in the second quarter and industrial production accelerates in June.
Aug 06, 2010 9:35 AM ET
U.S. stocks decline after non-farm payrolls drop 131,000 in July. Treasury Secretary Geithner noted health care reform bill improved Medicare, Social Security finances. BP completes cementing procedure on the leaking Gulf of Mexico oil well.
Aug 06, 2010 8:21 AM ET
Stocks in Mumbai moved sideways and then finished lower taking cues from Asian markets. Coal India Limited board approved draft prospectus of public offering. TRAI recommends a four step process of converting analog to digital TV for cable operators.
Aug 06, 2010 6:08 AM ET
Stocks in China region after regulators clarified the purpose of bank stress test. House price index drops for second month in Shanghai. Shanghai Volkswagen reports robust sales in July. Sina Corp posts better-than-expected second quarter profit.