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.
Oct 10, 2014 1:11 PM ET
Givaudan nine-month sales fell 0.2% to 3.3 billion francs. Mothercare shareholders approved higher discount for £100 million rights issue. Telecom Plus surged on annual outlook.
Oct 09, 2014 11:32 AM ET
Hays Plc net fees in the first-quarter increased 4%. N Brown profit dropped 3% from a year ago period to £33 million. New Britain Palm Oil surged 75% after Malaysia-based Sime Darby offered of $1.7 billion in cash. Suedzucker net tumbled 62% to 119 million.
Oct 08, 2014 12:18 PM ET
Anglo American plans to sell its three copper mines and a smelter in Chile worth $1 billion. Air France KLM forecasted profit for the year may decline by 500 million. Swisscom plans to divest its Fastweb Italian broadband unit worth up to 5 billion.
Oct 07, 2014 11:03 AM ET
Rio Tinto rejected merger offer from Glencore. Spirent tumbled after the company lowered revenue outlook. St. Ives sales rose 2.5%. Tricorn plunged after revenue in the second-half declined 6%.