Aug 13, 2013 11:37 AM ET
Domestic & General agreed to be acquired by CVC Capital in £750 million. E.ON net jumped 8% to $3.36 billion. EnQuest first-half net declined 25%. GAM Holding profit tripled to 119 million francs on 27% increase in revenues. Resolution net swung to a profit of £61 million.
Aug 13, 2013 11:19 AM ET
Hindalco net climbed but revenues slid. HCL net and sales plunged. IOC net loss narrowed. Mahindra & Mahindra combined net jumped 17%. Nitin Fire profit slid 34% but revenue grew 4%. ONGC net tumbled 34% on higher subsidy discount.
Aug 12, 2013 12:41 PM ET
Campbell Soup plans to sell its European business. Dole Food agreed to private for $1.6 billion. Pinnacle Foods agreed to buy Wish-Bone salad for $580 million in cash. Rockwell agreed to acquire Arinc for $1.4 billion.
Aug 12, 2013 10:36 AM ET
U. S. stocks eased and investors looked ahead to the release of U.S. Treasury deficit later in the day and retail sales data tomorrow. BlackBerry formed a special committee to explore strategic alternatives. Dole Food Company agreed to go private for $1.6 billion.
Aug 12, 2013 10:10 AM ET
Bilfinger revenues flat and net declined 58% and the German construction company revised annual outlook. Prudential Plc said first-half profit plunged 59% to £365 million. Telekom Austria revenue fell but net surged 34%.
Aug 12, 2013 9:44 AM ET
Stocks in Tokyo declined after gross domestic product increased less than expected but consumer spending rose and prices across the economy. Real estate stocks led the decliners. Tire maker Bridgestone revised annual income outlook.
Aug 12, 2013 8:47 AM ET
Australian indexes closed higher after a rally in resource stocks lifted sector by 2.9% and an increase in gold price supported a 7% surge in precious metal sector. James Hardie Industries said net doubled. Newcrest reported annual loss of $5.78 billion.
Aug 12, 2013 8:21 AM ET
ABB net plunged as revenues dropped. Aditya Birla Nuvo net soared. Britannia profit surged 93%. Cipla net climbed 10%. Marico profit jumped 27%. SBI net plunged 14% but revenue climbed 12%. Sun Pharma net and revenues climbed. Tech Mahindra net jumped 8%.
Aug 09, 2013 11:03 AM ET
CareFusion sales dropped but net climbed 14%. NRG Energy net plunged 48% and Nvidia net declined 19%. Priceline profit soared 24% as revenue surged 27%. Progressive net soared to 174%.
Aug 09, 2013 10:23 AM ET
U.S. stock traded sideways and resource sector companies in New York, Europe and Asia traded higher after China reported better than expected increase in industrial production. American Movil offer valued Dutch telecom operator KPN for $13.7 billion.