Jan 31, 2014 10:05 AM ET
BT Group profit jumped 6% to £617 million. Electrolux said net in the quarter swung to a loss. LVMH net rose to 3.4 billion and revenue jumped 4% to 29 billion. Shell plans to sell its 23% stake in Brazil offshore oilfield to Qatar Petroleum for $1 billion.
Jan 30, 2014 2:24 AM ET
BSkyB profit plunged 16% to £411 million. Dassault plans to acquire the U.S.-based Accelrys for $750 million. Diageo profit jumped 5% to £1.65 billion. Givaudan net in the year soared 20% to 490 million francs and increase dividend by 30%.
Jan 29, 2014 9:49 AM ET
Deutsche Bank quarterly loss narrowed yearly profit surged. Fiat net soared 1.3 billion after revenue jumped 10%. Mulberry retail sales declined 7%.
Jan 28, 2014 9:59 AM ET
Afren revenue jumped 5% to $1.6 billion. Crest Nicholson profit climbed 12% and revenue soared 29% to £526 million. F&C said assets under management declined 9% to £82 billion. Philips net in the quarter swung to a profit 412 million on rising comparable sales.
Jan 27, 2014 10:52 AM ET
Aveva estimated strong third quarter results. BG Group plunged 15% after it lowered estimated production and profit outlook. Ericsson and Samsung settled global patent disputes. Liberty Global agreed to acquire remaining stake in Ziggo for 10 billion.
Jan 24, 2014 11:32 AM ET
McKesson agreed to acquire Celesio after a deal revision. Greggs said total sales in the third quarter grew 3.6%. Henry Boot expects revenues for the year were about £150 million. Royal Mail group comparable sales rose 2%.
Jan 23, 2014 11:44 AM ET
easyJet said revenue in the first-half per seat grew 3.4%. Logitech net swung to a profit. London Stock Exchange total income surged 48% to £309 million. Pearson expects operating profit for 2013 of about £865 million.
Jan 22, 2014 10:27 AM ET
Allianz said PIMCO CEO Mohamed El-Erian resigned. Credit Agricole agrees to sell its Bulgaria division to reduce 160 million debt. Raiffeisen Bank offered 97.47 million new shares. SSAB agreed to buy Finland-based Rautaruukki for $1.5 billion.
Jan 21, 2014 10:12 AM ET
Alstom plunged 12% after it lowered fiscal outlook and revenue declined 2%. IMI will return £620 million to shareholders from the sale of beverage and merchandise divisions. Unilever net climbed 9% to 5 billion. Wirecard said quarterly revenues climbed 23%.
Jan 20, 2014 9:46 AM ET
AB InBev agreed to buy back South Koreas Oriental Brewery from KKR and Affinity Equity for $5.8 billion. Deutsche Bank net loss narrowed to $1.3 billion and revenues declined 16%. Peugeot plans to raise capital of 3 billion.