Nov 11, 2013 10:12 AM ET
Admiral said revenue dropped 7%. BT Group secured telecast rights in Ä1.08 billion. BG Group sold stake in Queensland for $1.93 billion. Deutsche Telekom agreed to acquire GTS Central Europe for Ä546 million. Lonmin swung to a profit. Novartis sold blood transfusion unit in $1.68 billion.
Nov 11, 2013 9:08 AM ET
Australian stocks closed lower and banks led the most active list in thin trading. Orica Limited soared 11% after it reported annual net income surged 49%. Elders Limited plunged 15% after it estimated a loss.
Nov 11, 2013 9:06 AM ET
CBI net swung to a loss but revenues jumped 10%. Diviís Lab net soared 74%. Max India net swung to a profit as revenue climbed 16%. Styrolution ABS (India) net plummeted 41%. Tata Motors net soared 71%.
Nov 08, 2013 11:09 AM ET
Apache third-quarter net surged 86% but revenues fell 4%. ArcelorMittal net loss narrowed. Nvidia net plunged 43%. Priceline.com net climbed 40% on 41% surge in sales. Telus net jumped 10%. Walt Disney profit soared 12%. Westar Energy net fell 4%.
Nov 08, 2013 10:39 AM ET
Allianz net jumped 5% to Ä1.53 billion. Balfour Beatty won rail contracts for £148 million in Singapore. Intl Airlines Group said third-quarter revenue climbed 7%. Rolls-Royce lifted earnings outlook. Total fell after investor sold its stake. Telecom Italia profit surged 27%.
Nov 08, 2013 10:32 AM ET
Stocks on Wall Street opened higher after private sector added more than expected net new jobs in October. However, most of the job additions are at low wages as retailersí bulk up for the holiday selling season. Unemployment rate increased to 7.3%.
Nov 08, 2013 9:31 AM ET
Investors in Japan reacted to international news and a sharp fall in Asian markets. Nikkei declined 1% after the latest U.S. growth data increased earlier than expected Fed tapering possibilities.
Nov 08, 2013 9:09 AM ET
Australian central bank lowered its economic growth assessment and may step up fight to weaken the dollar. The dollar gained 0.1% after China reported 5.6% increase in exports and 7.6% rise in imports.
Nov 08, 2013 8:52 AM ET
Dredging Corp net declined 22%. Eicher net surged 63%. Maruti Suzuki October sales fell 6% but net surged 195%. PNB net plunged 53%. Sun TV profit jumped 11%. Tata Coffee net swung to a loss but Titan net rose 3.6%. Tech Mahindra net jumped 5%.
Nov 07, 2013 1:41 PM ET
U.S. stocks and indexes drifted lower on stretched valuation worries. U.S. economic growth accelerated to 2.8% in the third quarter from 2.5% in the second quarter. Weekly jobless claims declined 9,000 at the end of last week. European Central Bank trimmed benchmark rate to 0.25%.