Jul 22, 2016 1:45 PM ET
European markets extended weekly gains. Big Yellow said revenues in the first-quarter surged 10%. CRH advanced on outlook. Skanska revenues plunged 8%. Vodafone said revenues in the first-quarter declined 4.5%.
Jul 21, 2016 1:26 PM ET
ABB net plunged 31%. Lufthansa revenues fell 3% and the airline lowered fiscal outlook. Daimler profit and revenues jumped 3%. easyJet revenues slumped 3%. Unilever sales increased 5%. MasterCard agreed to acquire rival VocaLink.
Jul 20, 2016 8:42 AM ET
Johnson Matthey said group sales jumped 6%. Lonza reported record first-half results as profit soared 75%. Remy Cointreau said sales fell 2%. SAP profit surged 73% and lifted fiscal outlook. Talktalk declined after flat first-half revenues.
Jul 19, 2016 2:53 PM ET
Bayer fell after Monsanto rejected $65 billion bid. Novartis profit and revenues fell. Rio Tinto said iron ore production soared 8% and shipment jumped 6%. Royal Mail said revenues rose 1%. Zalando surged 24% on higher than expected revenues.
Jul 18, 2016 1:51 PM ET
ARM Holdings agreed to be acquired by Japan-based SoftBank for about £23.4 billion. Continental is said to close to acquiring the domestic rival Konrad Hornschuch for €400 million. Kion said revenues soared 7%.
Jul 15, 2016 12:43 PM ET
Travel and leisure stocks declined after a terrorist attack in Nice, France killed more than 80 people. Bayer raised its all-cash offer for Monsanto Co to $125 per share. Draegerwerk said net sales in the second-quarter declined 6%. Swatch sales to decline 12%.
Jul 14, 2016 9:12 AM ET
Fielmann forecasted sales in the first-half to jump 5% and unit sales to advance 6% to 2 million. Halfords revenues 2.1% and retail sales rose 1.5%. Sainsbury won £69 million judgement against Mastercard. Mothercare sales fell 2.1%. Software AG net soared.
Jul 13, 2016 9:25 PM ET
Alstom said sales in the first-quarter soared 9% but orders booked declined. Accor plans to separate HotelInvest. Burberry said retail revenue jumped 4%. Poundland agreed to be acquired by South Africa-based Steinhoff International for £597 million.
Jul 12, 2016 9:28 PM ET
ASOS said four-month sales soared 30% from a year ago. Daimler AG said second-quarter operating profit increased 5.6%. DNB ASA said second-quarter profit dropped 10.4% on larger loan losses. UniCredit SpA said it plans to divest 10% stake in online bank FinecoBank SpA.
Jul 11, 2016 9:43 PM ET
Airbus signed a deal worth £3 billion with Virgin Atlantic for 12 Airbus A350. Rolls-Royce agreed to acquire 53.1% stake in Spain-based ITP for €720 million and also won service order for $900 million from Virgin Atlantic.