Jan 28, 2014 9:59 AM ET
Afren revenue jumped 5% to $1.6 billion. Crest Nicholson profit climbed 12% and revenue soared 29% to £526 million. F&C said assets under management declined 9% to £82 billion. Philips net in the quarter swung to a profit €412 million on rising comparable sales.
Jan 28, 2014 9:57 AM ET
Escorts climbed 62% and revenue jumped 12%. Idea net doubled. IPCA Lab profit soared 58%. JSW Steel net swung to a profit after revenue surged 53%. Maruti Suzuki net soared 36% and plans for expansion in Gujarat.
Jan 27, 2014 11:32 AM ET
AT&T said no stake offer to Vodafone for next six months. Caterpillar net soared 44% and sales climbed 10%. KKR agreed to acquire Sedgwick for approx $2.4 billion. Liberty Global acquired the remaining stake of Ziggo for $13.7 billion. Roper net climbed 15%.
Jan 27, 2014 11:02 AM ET
Adani Power net loss narrowed after revenue soared. Glenmark net grew 1% and revenue climbed 16%. HUL profit climbed 22% as revenue jumped 8%. Shree Cement net tumbled. Symphony profit surged 48%. Torrent Power net swung to a loss. Tata Elxsi net soared.
Jan 27, 2014 10:52 AM ET
Aveva estimated strong third quarter results. BG Group plunged 15% after it lowered estimated production and profit outlook. Ericsson and Samsung settled global patent disputes. Liberty Global agreed to acquire remaining stake in Ziggo for €10 billion.
Jan 24, 2014 1:32 PM ET
Emerging markets currencies and stocks accelerated the decline after the contagion rooted in Argentina spreads to Asia and Eastern Europe. Argentina and Venezuela devalued their currencies but more declines may follow as the official rates lag economic fundamentals.
Jan 24, 2014 11:57 AM ET
World markets and U.S. indexes extended losses of more than 1% for the second day in a row after emerging-markets currencies contagion widen. Microsoft reported record quarterly sales and earnings. Bristol-Myers quarterly sales rose 6% but net plunges 22%. European banks closed lower.
Jan 24, 2014 11:54 AM ET
Bristol-Myers net declined 22%. Honeywell net surged. Kimberly-Clark profit doubled on flat sales. Microsoft net grew 3% after revenue soared 14%. Procter & Gamble net plunged 16%. State Street Corp net slid 1%.
Jan 24, 2014 11:32 AM ET
McKesson agreed to acquire Celesio after a deal revision. Greggs said total sales in the third quarter grew 3.6%. Henry Boot expects revenues for the year were about £150 million. Royal Mail group comparable sales rose 2%.
Jan 24, 2014 10:42 AM ET
Market indexes in Tokyo edged lower and declined for the week as the yen gained and emerging market currencies eased. Toyota lifted its global sales outlook and estimated record sales. Nitto Denko sales soared in December.