Oct 24, 2014 12:13 PM ET
European markets traded lower ahead of bank stress report scheduled to be released this Sunday. European Central Bank is scheduled to take over as the euro zones bank supervisor.
Oct 23, 2014 12:13 PM ET
European markets advanced after private surveys showed manufacturing sector expanded in the euro zone and the largest economy in the region, Germany, showed expansion in October.
Oct 22, 2014 11:50 AM ET
British American Tobacco revenue declined 10%. Daimler sold its 4% stake in Tesla Motors for $780 million. Glaxo profit tumbled 62% to £385 million. Heineken net declined 5% to 460 million. Nordea Bank profit soared 21% to 938 million.
Oct 21, 2014 11:37 AM ET
ASOS yearly profit declined 11% to £37 million but revenue surged 27%. ARM Holdings soared 34% on 12% increase in revenues. GKN third-quarter net jumped 6% to £139 million. Whitbread first-half profit climbed 7% to £189 million.
Oct 20, 2014 11:30 AM ET
adidas received 1.7 billion buying offer for Reebok. Ferrovial offers to buy Transfield for about 680 million. Nutreco surged on acquisition offer from SHV for 2.7 billion. SAP profit surged 16% to 881 million. Spirit Pub is in talks with Greene King for £723.3 million.
Oct 16, 2014 1:03 PM ET
BSkyB net surged 215% to £608 million on 6% increase in revenues. Carrefour third-quarter revenue slid 0.1% to 21.1 billion. Dassault Aviation quarterly sales declined 6% to 715 million. Syngenta revenue jumped 2% to $3 billion. WH Smith profit climbed 14% to £92 million.
Oct 14, 2014 12:48 PM ET
Allocate Software agreed to be acquired by Acorn Bidco for £110 million. Burberry revenue soared 14% to £1.1 billion. Daimler said EBIT in Mercedes-Bens cars business surged 23% to 1.6 billion. Mulberry first-half revenue declined 17%. Michael Page profit 5% to £133 million.
Oct 15, 2014 12:27 PM ET
Connect Group reported flat revenues of £1.8 billion. Danone third-quarter sales jumped 3% to 5.4 billion. Hennes & Mauritz reported group sales climbed 8%. Petroleum Geo lowered earnings forecast. Shire tumbled 22% after AbbVies reconsideration.
Oct 13, 2014 12:23 PM ET
Essentra third-quarter revenue climbed 8%. Quindell third-quarter EBITDA climbed 141% to £83 million. Statoil agreed to divest remaining stake in Shah Deniz in Azerbaijan for $2.2 billion. Synergy surged after acquired by the U.S. rival Steris for £1.2 billion.
Oct 17, 2014 12:05 PM ET
Accor climbed after third-quarter revenues jumped 5% to 1.5 billion. Kenmare Resources soared on quarterly production and shipment report. Old Mutual agreed to acquire Quilter Cheviot for £585 million. Rolls-Royce tumbled on revenue and profit outlook.