Mar 04, 2013 8:59 AM ET
Australian stocks declined sharply after building permits declined for the second month in a row and China said it plans to tighten lending to curb property speculation. Dollar and commodities linked companies dropped.
Mar 04, 2013 8:24 AM ET
Ashok Leyland, Bajaj Auto and Tata Motors February vehicles sales declined. Bharti Airtel billion dollar bond fully subscribed. Goodyear fourth quarter net declined 21%. Hero MotoCorp February sales slipped 4.2%.
Mar 01, 2013 11:41 AM ET
U.S. stocks traded sideways after personal income in January declined 3.6% and spending rose 0.2%. The payroll tax rate cut expiry and higher tax for wealthy had limited impact on the spending. U.S. manufacturing expanded at a faster rate in February.
Mar 01, 2013 10:33 AM ET
Nikkei index in Tokyo rebounded from the loss of 0.8% to close up 0.4%. Bank of Japan may announce more monetary steps at its first meeting in April after consumer prices declined for the third month in a row.
Mar 01, 2013 10:09 AM ET
Best Buy fourth quarter net loss narrowed and Domino’s net soared 22%. Salesforce.com net loss widened. Sotheby’s net dropped 7% and Gap net surged 61%. Universal Health net climbed 42%.
Mar 01, 2013 9:47 AM ET
Australian stocks and dollar declined as investors worried about the global market conditions after the U.S. automatic spending cuts kick in on Friday midnight.
Mar 01, 2013 9:18 AM ET
Apax sold in two days 7.5% stake in Apollo Hospital. Clariant fourth quarter net declined 23% and MphasiS net rose 1.2%. M&M auto sales jumped 11% and Maruti Suzuki sales fell 7.9% in February. Shri Lakshmi Cotsyn net swung to loss and Value net loss widened.
Mar 01, 2013 9:02 AM ET
Belgacom fiscal net declined 6% and Lloyds net loss for the year narrowed. Thales net for the year jumped 5% and William Hill profit surged 58% and agreed to pay £424 million to Playtech for the 29% stake.