Sep 16, 2016 12:34 PM ET
Unilever in negotiation to acquire retailer Honest Co for $1 billion. Intel lifted revenues and gross margin forecast for the third-quarter. Oracle profit jumped 5%. UPS plans to hire approx 95,000 seasonal employees between Novembers and through January 2017.
Sep 16, 2016 12:24 PM ET
Deutsche Bank said it has no intention to settle £10.6 billion of potential civil claims cited by the U.S. Department of Justice. Knorr-Bremse lifted its offer for Sweden-based rival Haldex for 5.5 billion Swedish crowns. Unilever in negotiation to buy Honest Co.
Sep 15, 2016 9:41 PM ET
Apogee net soared 52% on 16% increase in revenues and the building fixtures designer lifted earnings outlook. Clarcor lowered sales and earnings forecast. Star Bulk Carriers net loss narrowed. McDonald''s received final three bids for its China and Hong Kong outlets.
Sep 15, 2016 4:17 AM ET
Areva agreed to sell its 50% stake in Adwen to Spain-based Gamesa. Informa agreed to buy the U.S.-based privately held Penton Information for £1.2 billion. Next net fell but revenues jumped. Siemens agreed to invest €5 billion infrastructure projects in Argentina.
Sep 14, 2016 8:01 PM ET
At Home Group net swung to profit after net sales surged 21%. Cracker Barrel profit soared 8% on 4% increase in revenues. Monsanto agreed to be acquired by the Germany-based Bayer for $128 per share or $66 billion in cash deal.
Sep 14, 2016 3:28 AM ET
Bayer agreed to acquire the U.S.-based Monsanto for $66 billion. Hermes International profit soared 13% to €545 million and said the luxury goods maker may miss its sales growth outlook. Also, Richemont estimated operating profit in the first-half is expected to tumble 45%.
Sep 13, 2016 4:15 PM ET
Farmer Brothers net swung to profit. GMS net soared after revenues surged 22%. Intersil agreed to be acquired by the Japan-based rival Renesas for $3.2 billion. United Natural Foods net declined 4%.
Sep 13, 2016 3:59 AM ET
Esure plans to separate its price comparison website Gocompare.com. Hilton Food net surged 30%. Partners Group soared 19% to 254 million francs. JD Sports profit surged 69% on 20% jump in revenues. Ocado group sales in the third-quarter surged 15%.
Sep 12, 2016 4:24 PM ET
Eagle Materials agreed to buy Ohio-based cement plant of CEMEX for $400 million. Gaming and Leisure is nearing to buy Meadows Racetrack and Casino. HP agreed to buy printing business of Samsung for $1.05 billion. Praxair and Linde terminated merger talk.
Sep 12, 2016 3:07 AM ET
Associated British Foods said Primark annual sales are expected to increase 9%. E.ON completed the Uniper SE spin-off. Fraport passenger traffic in August fell 5%. Hannover Re forecasted profit in the year of €950 million. Linde terminated merger talks with the U.S.-based Praxair.