Nov 30, 2015 12:12 PM ET
Nikkei average in Tokyo slipped on the growing speculation that China may allow the yuan to depreciate soon. Domestic industrial output edged up in October, retail sales rose and automobile production declined for the sixteenth month in a row.
Nov 30, 2015 8:39 AM ET
ASX 200 index extended monthly loss to 1.2% on weakness in resource stocks. BHP and partner Vale SA face $5.2 billion damage lawsuit in Brazil. Mincor Resources changes management. Dick Smith books non-cash impairment of $60 million. Slate & Gordon rebounds.
Nov 30, 2015 8:33 AM ET
GDP growth in India accelerated to 7.4% in the fiscal second quarter. Amtek Auto said quarterly net swung to a loss. Bharti Airtel plans to invest $900 million in the next three years to expand coverage in India. Siemens India quarterly profit jumped 14% on 11% increase in revenues.
Nov 27, 2015 1:25 PM ET
Nikkei in Tokyo slipped after transport, textile and power shares declined. Nisshinbo, Sharp, Sumitomo Osaka Cement were among the worst performer. The consumer prices index in October increased 0.3% but jobless rate in October declined to a 20year low of 3.1%.
Nov 27, 2015 7:45 AM ET
Ashok Leyland won order for 3,600 vehicles worth $200 million from Cote d’Ivoire. U.K.-based Hardy Oil & Gas plc is in talks to acquire 90% stake in a gas discovery block off the Gujarat coast from Reliance Industries.
Nov 26, 2015 9:14 AM ET
Nikkei in Tokyo tested 20,000 market but failed to cross and the benchmark index closed up at a three-month high. Suppliers of LCD panels traded lower after Apple is said to select organic panels for its iPhone devices. SoftBank scheduled to raise 370 billion yen in a bond offering next week.
Nov 26, 2015 8:51 AM ET
Stock markets in Australia close in positive territory led by banks and healthcare stocks. Monash IVF Group forecasts 25% growth in profit. BHP denied toxicity allegations in Brazil.
Nov 26, 2015 12:17 PM ET
Sensex rebounded and resource stocks led the gainers. L&T secured two orders worth $200 million in November. Idea Cellular agreed to buy wireless spectrum from Videocon in the Uttar Pradesh and Gujarat circles for ₹3,310 crore.
Nov 24, 2015 12:05 PM ET
Nikkei in Tokyo edged higher in listless trading and corporate news dominated trading sentiment in the absence of economic development. Nitto Denko jumped after its drug treatment for liver fibrosis won a favourable designation from the U.S. drug regulator.
Nov 24, 2015 9:07 AM ET
Declining commodity prices led to a broad sell-off in mining and materials stocks. Billabong tumbled due to weak results and market outlook. Carlyle and TPG plan to sell their entire stake of 18% in Healthscope.