Jul 31, 2015 3:37 PM ET
Market indexes on Wall Street turned lower and commodities declined after crude oil price declined to a new low and extended losses deeper. Euro zone inflation was stable at 0.2% and jobless rate at 11%.
Jul 31, 2015 3:04 PM ET
Australian market indexes extended weekly gains and wholesale inflation in second quarter slowed on weaker energy prices. ResMed said fourth quarter sales increased 8%. Monadelphous won four contracts worth $130 million.
Jul 31, 2015 1:56 PM ET
Inflation in Japan increased 0.4% in June from a year ago month and was unchanged at 0.1% from the previous month. With the latest decline in energy prices, inflation has been below the Bank of Japan’s target. Inflation may have more downward pressure next month as prices in Tokyo area fell in July.
Jul 31, 2015 12:54 PM ET
ICICI Bank said quarterly net climbed 12% in 8% increase in revenues. Karur Vysya Bank net jumped 10% but Kotak Mahindra Bank net plunged 26%. GlaxoSmithKline net and revenues declined. Titan Company net fell 15%.
Jul 31, 2015 1:57 PM ET
ArcelorMittal revenues declined 18%. Amgen net climbed 6%. Aon profit plummeted 41%. Chevron and Exxon Mobil net declined after revenues tumbled above 30%. Enbridge net plunged 24%. LinkedIn net loss widened. Seagate net tumbled 57%.
Jul 31, 2015 11:26 AM ET
Airbus net surged 34% to €1.5 billion. BNP Paribas net swung to profit to €4.2 billion. BG net plunged 58% to $994 million on 25% drop in revenues. Carrefour profit tumbled 29% to €304 million. IAG net soared 246% to €332 million. Lloyds Banking profit climbed 32% to £925 million.
Jul 30, 2015 2:48 PM ET
U.S. economic growth accelerated in the second-quarter from the first boosted by consumer spending on falling energy price. In addition, improving labor market also encouraged consumers to shop more often.
Jul 30, 2015 1:08 PM ET
BorgWarner net tumbled 22%. Colgate revenues and profit declined. Cigna net rose 2%. Facebook dropped 9% on rising costs but after advertising revenue surged 43%. Marriott net soared 25%. P&G net tumbled 80%. Time Warner net declined 7%. Teva net plunged 28%.
Jul 30, 2015 12:46 PM ET
Nikkei average increased 1.1% and industrial output jumped 0.8% in June. However, auto sales in the month declined 5.3% on 5.1% decline in sales. Nintendo soared after posting profit in the latest quarter. Sony Corp quarterly net tripled.
Jul 30, 2015 12:18 PM ET
Australian market indexes gained and the Aussie dollar drifted lower after the U.S. Fed left rates at zero. Australian building approvals declined more than expected 8.2% in June. Australian online marketplace Freelancer posted record revenues and user growth.