Jan 08, 2016 10:42 AM ET
Stock in Europe moved higher on Friday but market indexes registered losses weekly losses of as much as 6%. German industrial production declined 0.3% in November, while the U.K. trade deficit narrowed. Glencore wins antitrust court ruling in the U.S.
Jan 07, 2016 11:03 AM ET
Constellation Brands net surged 22%. Chipotle lowered earnings per share forecast for the fourth-quarter. Costco comparable store sales in December rose 1%. Finish Line net swung to a loss. Honeywell agreed to acquire the remaining 30% stake in UOP Russell. Walgreens net soared 31%.
Jan 07, 2016 10:16 AM ET
Nikkei average in Tokyo declined 2.3% and extended weekly losses to 6.6% after a surprise devaluation in China put investors on guard. Shanghai stock trading was halted for the second day this week after the index dropped 7% in the first 29 minutes of trading.
Jan 07, 2016 9:57 AM ET
European markets dropped 2% after China let yuan drop further and faster. The euro zone unemployment fell to 10.5% in November, the lowest level in four years. Marks & Spencer said chief executive plans to retire in 2016. Jewelry retailer and maker Pandora said 2015 revenues increased 40%.
Jan 07, 2016 10:07 AM ET
Sensex in Mumbai declined after markets in Asia plunged between 2% and 3%. Markets in Asia fell after China allowed its currency to fall further and faster. The central government of India plans to sell its $1.3 billion stake in Axis Bank.
Jan 06, 2016 7:34 PM ET
Nikkei in Tokyo extended weekly losses and the yen advanced on the rising geopolitical tensions and the increased global growth worries. The delivery services provider Ait Corp eased after revenues in the third quarter slipped 1.3%.
Jan 06, 2016 6:37 PM ET
Philips Morris may acquire a controlling stake in Godfrey Philips India. Bank of India allotted shares to Life Insurance Corporation. L&T said its construction unit won orders for about ₹2,871 crore. SEBI banned Valecha Engineering and its promoters for three year from capital markets.
Jan 06, 2016 6:27 PM ET
Delta Air Lines said passenger traffic in December rose and revised fares higher in 2016. Monsanto net swung to a loss. MSC Industrial net declined 4%. Sonic fell despite revenues and earnings top estimate and estimated net to increase between 16% and 20%.
Jan 06, 2016 11:00 AM ET
European stocks were sharply lower Wednesday on concerns about the global economic growth. The services PMI in China dropped to a 17-month low in December. Electricite de France SA may record about €6.5 billion in asset sales.
Jan 05, 2016 5:52 PM ET
Nikkei in Tokyo eased and the yen advanced as volatility gripped markets in Shanghai, Tokyo and Mumbai. Crude oil drifted lower and the yen gained after central bank in China pumped additional liquidity to financial system.