Jan 31, 2014 2:03 AM ET
Nikkei index in Tokyo declined 0.6% on Friday, fell 3.1% in the week and plunged 8.5% in January. Industrial output in December increased 1.1%. Consumer prices in Japan increased 1.6% and core inflation rose 1.3% from a year ago.
Jan 31, 2014 9:30 AM ET
Adani Entp net tumbled 84%. Hero Motocorp profit jumped 8% after sales climbed 11%. Motherson Sumi net surged 143% and sales soared 21%. NLC profit climbed 121%. PNB surged after non-performing loan ratio fell and profit declined. Union Bank net climbed 15%.
Jan 30, 2014 10:33 AM ET
Nikkei stock average in Tokyo dropped 2.5% and the yen strengthened as currencies in emerging markets declined. Nomura Holdings profit more than doubled. Central Japan Railway Company revenues rose 3.9%. Nippon Steel swung to profit.
Jan 29, 2014 11:23 AM ET
Nikkei in Tokyo surged 2.7% after emerging markets stabilized. The yen strengthened and investors shifted focus to corporate earnings. Canon gained after estimating higher earnings and sales. Sumitomo Mitsui third quarter net fell 9.3%.
Jan 29, 2014 9:57 AM ET
Bharti Airtel net surged 115%. GAIL net soared 31%. Havell''s net advanced 28%. HPCL agreed to buy 2 gas fields from AWE for A$85 million. ICICI Bank profit jumped 12%. Sesa Sterlite revenue surged. Shriram Transport net declined 13%.
Jan 28, 2014 9:57 AM ET
Escorts climbed 62% and revenue jumped 12%. Idea net doubled. IPCA Lab profit soared 58%. JSW Steel net swung to a profit after revenue surged 53%. Maruti Suzuki net soared 36% and plans for expansion in Gujarat.
Jan 27, 2014 11:32 AM ET
AT&T said no stake offer to Vodafone for next six months. Caterpillar net soared 44% and sales climbed 10%. KKR agreed to acquire Sedgwick for approx $2.4 billion. Liberty Global acquired the remaining stake of Ziggo for $13.7 billion. Roper net climbed 15%.
Jan 27, 2014 11:02 AM ET
Adani Power net loss narrowed after revenue soared. Glenmark net grew 1% and revenue climbed 16%. HUL profit climbed 22% as revenue jumped 8%. Shree Cement net tumbled. Symphony profit surged 48%. Torrent Power net swung to a loss. Tata Elxsi net soared.
Jan 24, 2014 10:42 AM ET
Market indexes in Tokyo edged lower and declined for the week as the yen gained and emerging market currencies eased. Toyota lifted its global sales outlook and estimated record sales. Nitto Denko sales soared in December.
Jan 24, 2014 8:55 AM ET
Atul revenue and profit surged. Bharat Electronics net slid 3%. Cairn India profit slid 14% and sales soared 17%. Novartis net plunged 47%. Ranbaxy plunged after US prohibited its drugs from its Toansa facility in Punjab. Uco Bank net tripled. UPL net climbed 52%.