Apr 11, 2011 7:05 AM ET
Stocks in Japan declined on the ongoing auto production worries. Automakers plan to increase production in stages from today and Sony suspended operations at a plant that makes optical parts. Northeast Japan was hit with another 7.1 magnitude earthquake at local time 5:17 pm.
Apr 11, 2011 6:28 AM ET
Australian stocks closed higher and the dollar traded at 29-year peak. Western Australia premier urged energy executives to not mount a takeover of Woodside Petroleum. Leighton Holdings is set to raise $757 million in a rights offering.
Apr 08, 2011 4:32 PM ET
U.S. stocks wavered as lawmakers struggle to balance the budget and raise debt limit. Commodities were in focus after crude oil jumped to 3-year high and gold and silver reached a new 31-year high. Google agreed to conditions laid by the Justice Department for the purchase of ITA Software Inc.
Apr 08, 2011 1:31 PM ET
UK stocks advanced following a steady rise in commodities Resource linked stocks led the gainers after gold and silver reached a new high in three decades and crude oil gained to 30-month record above $125. Producer price increased more than estimated in March.
Apr 08, 2011 11:39 AM ET
AZZ fourth quarter net income rose to $9.2 million. Blyth fourth quarter net earnings declined to $17.7 million. Expedia plan to separate into two publicly traded companies. PriceSmart second quarter net income increased to $17.9 million. Seagate declared quarterly cash dividend of $0.18 per share.
Apr 08, 2011 11:12 AM ET
U.S. stocks wavered after a rally of four days and government shutdown looms midnight. Lawmakers are divided over 2011 budgetary cuts. Gold and silver trade at 31-year new high and European markets rebound after Portugal sought European Union help.
Apr 08, 2011 10:22 AM ET
European markets inched higher and commodities gained. Miners and banks led the gainers in the regional trading and crude oil traded above $111 a barrel. The euro firmed against the dollar.
Apr 08, 2011 8:19 AM ET
Stocks in Mumbai declined for the fourth day in a row as crude oil soared and worries of inflation kept investors on the sidelines. Maruti Suzuki and Mahindra and Mahindra increased auto price as much as 2%. Hindustan Zinc production increase 29% and Tata Steel’s India production rose 4.4%.
Apr 08, 2011 7:08 AM ET
The benchmark index in Tokyo soared 1.9% after opening lower. Retailers and automakers led the rally. Toyota, Honda and Nissan gained after a report suggested that exports resumed from Sendai port. Tokyo Electric Power soared 24% in a volatile trading.
Apr 08, 2011 6:15 AM ET
5:00 Sydney – Australian stocks gained for the seventh session in nine days and Australian dollar reached a new high in three decades. Gold and silver traded at new highs in thirty years. Banks and miners led the gainers.
Stocks in Australia closed higher and extended gains in the last