Jan 23, 2015 12:17 PM ET
Bank of New York Mellon net soared 21%. GE net surged 61%. Honeywell Intl edged up 0.9% after sales fell 0.9%. Intuitive Surgical net declined 12%. McDonald''''s net tumbled 21% and 7% decline in revenues. Starbucks profit surged 82%.
Jan 23, 2015 10:43 AM ET
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Jan 23, 2015 10:41 AM ET
adidas sales in fourth-quarter jumped 2% to €14.8 billion and divested Rockport for $280 million. Carillion secured two contracts worth £200 million. Portugal Telecom shareholders approved the sale of Oi for €7.4 billion to Altice. Thales Lowered profit outlook.
Jan 23, 2015 12:09 PM ET
Japan market indexes extended weekly surge after the ECB announced historic bond buying program. The yen weakened and insurance and shipping companies led the gainers. Aeon Co reported net income surged 47% in nine-month period.
Jan 23, 2015 8:46 AM ET
Australian dollar traded at a new five-year low and energy and mining companies led the advance in Sydney. Australian market indexes extended weekly gains following world markets after European Central Bank announced historic one trillion euro bond purchase plan.
Jan 23, 2015 8:12 AM ET
Alstom said net swung to profit. Biocon net fall 14% but revenues rose 8%. Cairn India profit plunged 53%. Colgate jumped 16%. Emami agreed to acquire 67% stake in an Australian company. Muthoot Finance net declined 21%.
Jan 22, 2015 1:20 PM ET
European Central Bank followed through its widely advertised and anticipated plan to provide additional stimulus. The latest plan from the central bank will acquire government bonds of as much as 60 billion euros a month till September 2016.
Jan 22, 2015 12:57 PM ET
Market indexes in New York rose and in Europe gained after the ECB followed through its promise of large and unprecedented bond buying program to lift inflation and break the economic stagnation.
Jan 22, 2015 12:24 PM ET
Alaska Air Group net surged 90%. American Express net climbed 11%. Johnson Controls profit climbed 8%. KeyCorp net soared 11%. Travelers Co jumped 5%. Verizon Communications net swung to a loss on 7% revenues jump.
Jan 22, 2015 11:52 AM ET
Israel-based Gazit Globe agreed to acquire 13.9% stake of Atrium European Real Estate for €229 million. Senvion agreed to acquire by U.S.-based Centerbridge Partners for about €1 billion. Telefonica is in talks with Hutchison Whampoa to sell its U.K.-based mobile business.