Nov 27, 2013 10:09 AM ET
Accor dropped after a stake sale and a decision to split the company. Generali plans to reduce Ä150 million of costs. Informa agreed to acquire China-based Baiwen Exhibition. Royal Mail profit soared. Telford Homes profit grew. United Utilities Pretax profit soared. Veolia fell after EDF stake sell.
Nov 27, 2013 9:25 AM ET
Bharti Airtel plan to sell bonds in Europe to raise $1 billion ahead of spectrum auction. Cairn India launched $1 billion stock buyback program. Thermax secured order worth Rs 269 crore. Voltas won three orders of Rs 1,000 crore in the Middle-East.
Nov 26, 2013 1:27 PM ET
Stocks advanced and extended year-to-date gains. Metropolitan home prices index increased in September. Building permits jumped to a five-year high in October and consumer confidence index declined to a seven-month low.
Nov 26, 2013 11:30 AM ET
The latest Bank of Japan policy committee meeting minutes showed growing agreement among policy makers that the inflation target of 2% is not likely to be reached before the end of the current fiscal year. Also, economic growth is expected to slowdown in fiscal 2014.
Nov 26, 2013 11:02 AM ET
Cracker Barrel net soared 18%. DSW net jumped 10%. Hormel Foods net climbed 19%. Menís Wearhouse turned table on Jos. A. Bank Clothiers and offered $1.2 billion. Pall net tumbled 79%. Palo Alto said net loss widened. Tiffany net surged 50%.
Nov 26, 2013 10:49 AM ET
Algeta received preliminary acquisition offer from Bayer AG. Britvic profit climbed 8%. De La Rue reported flat yearly profit. KCOM profit edged up. Mitchells & Butlers net doubled to £136 million. Premier Oil launched a bond offering. Severn Trent profit surged.
Nov 26, 2013 8:59 AM ET
Stocks in Sydney traded higher in choppy trading and Aussie dollar edged up. Banks traded near record high prices as investors rotated out of resource stocks and a rating agency reaffirmed its view on the health of banking sector. Bega Cheese extended its offer deadline for Warnambool.
Nov 26, 2013 8:50 AM ET
Gammon India net loss widened. Kalpataru Power secured orders worth Rs 1,007 crore. L&T sell a minor stake in L&T Finance. Yes Bank jumped after Morgan Stanley Asia sold its stake.
Nov 25, 2013 1:57 PM ET
Stocks on Wall Street fell in quiet trading as investors look to lock in gains for the year. The dollar gained and crude oil futures prices declined after a deal with Iran and Western powers. Pending home sale index in October eased 0.6%. In the year so far, the Nasdaq index has gained 33%.
Nov 25, 2013 12:36 PM ET
Nikkei index in Tokyo surged 1.5% and extended year-to-date gain to 50% as the yen weakened. The yen dropped to a four-year low and exporters and automakers led the gainers.