Oct 31, 2013 11:18 AM ET
AstraZeneca profit for the quarter dropped 35%. BT Group profit declined 13% to £948 million. Croda sales climbed 4%. Rentokil plunged after Invesco sold 193.7 million shares to reduce its stake. Royal Dutch Shell net tumbled 35%. Smith & Nephew profit declined 8%.
Oct 30, 2013 12:12 PM ET
Eni profit surged 62% but revenue declined 7%. Fiat net plunged 7% and lowered fiscal outlook. Chrysler quarterly loss narrowed. Next brand sales in the quarter climbed 4%. Standard Life declined after net inflows plunged 54%. Volkswagen profit tumbled 84% to €1.9 billion.
Oct 29, 2013 11:46 AM ET
BP profit tumbled 33% but revenue jumped 5%. John Wood won a two-year contract from Royal Dutch Shell. Lloyds Banking net loss widened to £1.3 billion. Regus revenue in the quarter climbed 26% to £387 million. UBS net swung to profit 577 million francs.
Oct 28, 2013 12:56 PM ET
Aggreko jumped after third-quarter outlook. Balfour Beatty secured defense contracts worth £73 million. G4S rejected offer of £1.6 billion for cash business. BAE Systems signed agreement with Japan Airlines. Mediobanca net surged 57%. TNT Express profit plunged 33%.
Oct 25, 2013 11:21 AM ET
BASF profit climbed 19%. Electrolux net tumbled 29%. Renault said group revenue dropped 3% to €8 billion but registrations rose. Volvo said net income was nearly flat but net sales dropped 5%.
Oct 24, 2013 12:18 PM ET
Credit Suisse profit surged 79%. Celesio soared after takeover offer of €6.1 billion. Debenhams profit dropped 3%. Ericsson third quarter net soared 38% to 3 billion kronor. Shire net climbed 26%. SEB net surged 33% to 3.8 billion kronor. Unilever revenue dropped 6.5% to €12.5 billion.
Oct 23, 2013 11:38 AM ET
GlaxoSmithKline profit plunged 12% to £969 million after total sales were flat and China sales plummeted 61%. Heineken profit declined 15% to €483 million. Orange, France based telecom carrier said revenue fell 4% to €10 billion.
Oct 22, 2013 10:44 AM ET
Dart Group expects profit-before-tax to jump 37%. KPN third-quarter net swung to a loss €243 million. Reckitt Benckiser revenue jumped 5%. Telekom Austria acquired spectrums in 28 blocks for €1 billion in Austria. Whitbread profit climbed 5% to £176 million.
Oct 21, 2013 11:15 AM ET
Akzo Nobel profit soared 41% but sales dropped 5%. Balfour Beatty won contract of £64 million for Crossrail project. Private equity group Charterhouse may offer £1 billion for G4S cash unit. Philips net surged. SAP profit jumped 23%.
Oct 18, 2013 11:45 AM ET
Cap Gemini plans to buy back convertible bonds worth €350 million. Dr Martens agreed to a deal for £300 million to private equity firm Permira. Svenska Cellulosa net surged three-fold to 1.45 billion kronor. Ziggo said profit jumped 19.4% and rejected buyout offer of Liberty Global.