Apr 20, 2018 10:48 AM EDT
Callcredit agreed to be acquired by the U.S.-based TransUnion for £1 billion. Faurecia first-quarter sales soared 9% but reported cautious outlook. Novartis profit surged after higher sales growth. Reckitt Benckiser sales soared on strong growth in North America.
Apr 19, 2018 11:21 AM EDT
ABB reported sales rose and the order book improved. Hawesko said wholesale and distribution business showed healthy growth. Publicis revenues declined 8.4%. Sky profit surged 11%. Unilever announced share buyback of up to €6 billion.
Apr 18, 2018 10:57 AM EDT
Danone sales jumped on performance in specialized nutrition in China. Heineken profit declined despite beer volume jumped. Hemfosa Fastigheter revenues soared. Getlink forecasted higher 2022 operating profit. Total agreed to acquire Direct Energie for €1.4 billion.
Apr 17, 2018 10:20 AM EDT
Bayer sell 3.6% stake to Singapore state owned Temasek. Breedon Group agreed to acquire Ireland-based rival Lagan Group. Casino Guichard sales lifted by Latin America. Intrum Justitia and Intesa SanPaolo in €3.6 billion deal.
Apr 16, 2018 11:09 AM EDT
Adecco agreed to acquire the U.S.-based General Assembly. Rocket Internet plans early termination of its share buyback program. Software AG reported weaker-than-expected revenues. Shire agreed to sell its Oncology business to France-based Servier.
Apr 13, 2018 12:40 PM EDT
Conzzeta soared after quarterly revenues surged. L''Oreal reported quarterly sales in North America declined. Stora Enso jumped after batter-than-expected results. Sage revenues dropped but cloud revenues surged.
Apr 12, 2018 1:18 PM EDT
Gerresheimer profit surged but revenue forecast disappointed traders. Man Group plans to buy back as much as $100 million of stocks. PUMA jumped on improved forecast. WH Smith profit eased.
Apr 11, 2018 11:26 AM EDT
Asos.com plans to increase capital spending in fiscal 2018. Barry Callebaut reported increase in profit after sales volume jumped 8%. Hammerson received revised proposal from France-based rival Klepierre. PageGroup profit soared 10%.
Apr 10, 2018 11:41 AM EDT
Bayer soared after the company won U.S. regulatory approval of Monsanto takeover. BNP Paribas agreed to buy Poland-based Raiffeisen Bank International. Givaudan declined on weaker-than-expected sales. LVMH sales soared 10% to €11 billion.
Apr 09, 2018 11:27 AM EDT
Henkel confirmed fiscal 2018 outlook and said its delivery problems in North America should be solved by the end of June. Novartis agreed to acquire the U.S.-based AveXis for $8.7 billion in cash. Sulzer buys back five million shares from Russia controlled company.