Jan 16, 2014 12:34 PM ET
BlackRock net surged 24% and revenue jumped 9%. BB&T net advanced 6%. Best Buy holiday sales dropped. Citigroup fourth-quarter net plunged 17%. Goldman Sachs net climbed 6%. UnitedHealth net surged 15% on revenue increase of 8%.
Jan 16, 2014 11:28 AM ET
Stocks in Tokyo diverged and market indexes closed higher at close in a volatile trading session. Core machinery orders surged 9.3% in November. Mitsubishi Motors advanced 8% on 154% sales surge in China.
Jan 16, 2014 11:02 AM ET
Sports Direct acquired 4.63% stake of Debenhams. Richemont revenues gained 3% to €2.9 billion. Carrefour revenue slid 1.5% to €22 billion. Home Retail reported Argos sales jumped 4% to £1.8 billion and Homebase total sales increased 2%. Ahold revenue fell 1% to €7.5 billion.
Jan 16, 2014 10:20 AM ET
Australian market indexes rebounded on better-than-expected production reports from mining and energy companies. The Aussie dollar edged lower. Rio Tinto said annual production in Pilbara region increased 5%. Woodside Petroleum sales declined less than expected.
Jan 16, 2014 10:04 AM ET
Axis Bank net climbed 19% Bajaj Auto net soared 11%. HCL net jumped 6%. KEC Intl secured orders worth Rs 1,215 crore. LIC Housing Finance net surged 38%. L&T unit secured new orders for Rs 1,000 crore.
Jan 15, 2014 2:19 PM ET
Market indexes on Wall Street advanced after Bank of America reported better than expected. New York region manufacturing index showed a stronger than expected growth. World Bank lifted its global economic growth estimate.
Jan 15, 2014 12:37 PM ET
Stocks in Tokyo rebounded after the yen reversed its three-day advance. Market indexes jumped at least 2% after Topix dropped the most since August. Bearings makers and Hitachi Ltd jumped on earnings expectations.
Jan 15, 2014 11:30 AM ET
AEP net plunged 54%. Bank of America net surged to $3.44 billion as mortgage losses ease. Fastenal net rose 0.5% and net sales climbed 8%. GM plans to open four plants in China through 2015. Linear Technology net surged 18%.
Jan 15, 2014 11:08 AM ET
Burberry said retail revenue surged 14% to £528 million. Ferrexpo dropped after two key investors reduced the stake. H & M Hennes & Mauritz December sales jumped 10%. Tullow expects gross profit to rise.
Jan 15, 2014 9:24 AM ET
Australian stocks rebounded but trading volume was weak. Loan approvals in November increased 5.5% in Australia and care sales advanced 1.7% in December. Fortescue Metals said it plans to repay its $1.6 billion short term debt ahead of schedule before March.