Feb 01, 2013 10:36 AM ET
Stocks and indexes traded higher after employers added 157,000 jobs in January. Job additions data in November and December were revised higher and employers added 181,000 jobs a month in 2012.
Feb 01, 2013 10:20 AM ET
Aon fourth quarter net soared 10% and Chevron net soared 41%. Exxon Mobil fourth quarter net climbed 6% and Ingersoll-Rand net slipped 3%. Lear net surged more than seven-fold. Merck fourth quarter net declined 7% and Mattel net plunged 17%.
Feb 01, 2013 9:07 AM ET
The Nikkei index added 0.5% and capped weekly gain of 2.6% and extended gains for the 12th week in a row. The yen declined to the low last seen in June 2010. Softbank reported third quarter net doubled. NEC soared 9% swung to a quarterly profit.
Feb 01, 2013 8:19 AM ET
Australian markets extended gains after advancing nearly 5% in January. The latest manufacturing data from China indicated slower than expected improvement.
Feb 01, 2013 7:38 AM ET
Bhel third quarter net declined 18%. Jet Airways swung to Rs 85 crore net income. Marico net jumped 21%. MRPL net swung to a loss. M&M, Maruti Suzuki, TVS January sales slipped.