Jul 12, 2010 11:16 AM ET
Stocks in China region rallied after trade surplus widened in June. Net crude oil imports increased in May. Google’s license is renewed. Gemdale, the developer, first-half transactions reach only 25% of annual target. Maoye Int''l wins land bids in Jiangsu and Liaoning.
Jul 12, 2010 11:15 AM ET
The ruling party in Japan loses hold in upper house elections. Producer prices rise for the second month in June. Nissan Motor is evaluating China’s Baosteel for its steel products for quality raw material at cheaper rates.
Jul 12, 2010 11:13 AM ET
Stocks in Australia traded higher on rising home-loan approvals. BHP’s Olympic Dam project maybe delayed due to environmental hurdles. India-based Adani Group gets approval to develop export terminals for coal at Dudgeon Point in Queensland. IUCN and Rio Tinto announce 3-year relationship.
Jul 09, 2010 11:11 AM ET
Stocks in China rally to post big weekly gains. China business climate in the second quarter improves. CITIC Securities climbs after release of June net income. Cosco Shipping predicts net profit to rise 54.4% in first-half.
Jul 09, 2010 11:08 AM ET
Stocks in Japan gained on improving business climate in China and reduction in jobless claims in the U.S. Sumitomo plans to buy bank assets in the U.S. Inpex is planning a stock offering to finance its gas project in Australia. Fast Retailing reduces guidance.
Jul 14, 2010 11:08 AM ET
Align Technology, Inc. led gainers in the S&P 500 index with a rise of 8.3%. Yum Brands profit slips but sales and margins grow. California Pizza shares up 5% on hiked forecast. CommVault shares lose 21% on weak earnings. Del Monte trims sales view on promotion spending.
Jul 09, 2010 11:07 AM ET
Australian stocks traded higher after the IMF lifted its global economic outlook. Toll Holdings agreed to buy two freight forwarding companies in U.K. Itochu, a Japanese trading house agrees to acquire a stake in Extract Resources. BHP may buy assets in Gulf.
Jul 14, 2010 10:01 AM ET
The European markets pared six sessions of gains after financial stocks declined. German Chancellor Angela Merkel says credible fiscal consolidation vital for self-sustaining growth. Euro-zone inflation eases to 1.4% and industrial output rises 0.9% in May.
Jul 14, 2010 9:39 AM ET
U.S. stocks gain after Intel reported encouraging quarterly sales. U.S. retail sales fell 0.5% and import prices dropped 1.3% in June. BP stalls well integrity test after U.S. presses for additional analysis. U.S.-based Zumiez discontinues talks to acquire Canadian-based West 49.
Jul 08, 2010 4:49 AM ET
Japanese stocks rallied after the U.S. retail sales were ahead of expectations. Trade surplus shrinks for the first time in May and machine orders slips in the month. Toyota plans to add more quality control staff in the U.S. and Canada.