Jul 26, 2013 11:09 AM ET
Amazon.com net swung to loss but revenue and operating expenses climbed. BorgWarner and Helmerich & Payne net surged. Lear and NV Energy profit declined. Stanley Black net jumped 21% and Ventas net soared 55%.
Jul 26, 2013 10:25 AM ET
Aon net slid 2%. BSkyB profit for the year climbed. BG Group net surged but Belgacom net slipped. Deutsche Boerse profit declined and LVMH net dropped. Pearson net swung to loss. Vivendi to divest its stake in Activision for €6.2 billion.
Jul 26, 2013 1:55 AM ET
Market indexes in Tokyo plunged 2.9% and the yen rebounded. Investors booked profit ahead of corporate earnings. For the week, the Nikkei index declined 3.2%. Nomura Holdings said quarterly profit surged.
Jul 26, 2013 9:46 AM ET
Bank of India net climbed as revenue jumped. Bharat Electronics net declined but revenue grew. Dish TV net loss narrowed. HUL net tumbled but revenue increased. PNB non-performing assets surged. Sterlite net plunged.
Jul 26, 2013 2:02 AM ET
Australian market indexes gained 1.4% for the week and the dollar firmed up near the recent lows. Liquefied Natural Gas Limited soared 33% after it finalized financing for its plant in the U.S. SkyCity Entertainment plans to invest $300 million in a casino project.
Jul 25, 2013 3:06 PM ET
Market indexes on Wall Street drifted and earnings from FaceBook, General Motors, Qualcomm, Visa and Boston Scientific dominated the news. European markets declined from a two-month high on weaker than expected earnings. Nikkei declined 1.1% and indexes in China fell.
Jul 25, 2013 12:25 PM ET
Stocks in Tokyo edged lower in volatile trading and the yen weakened a little but investors keenly awaited earnings from large export companies like Nissan, Toyota, Sony and Canon. After the close Canon reported weaker than expected results and Nissan earnings were ahead of expectations.
Jul 25, 2013 12:10 PM ET
3M net jumped 13% and American Electric net plunged 24%. Biogen net soared as revenue jumped. Boston Scientific and Facebook net swung to profit. Colgate net declined but sales rose. General Motors and L-3 Communications profit declined.
Jul 25, 2013 12:02 PM ET
Axel Springer sold newspaper and magazine business for €920 million. Capita profit for the quarter climbed 13% as revenue climbed. GKN plan to acquire U.S. based Spirit Aerosystems for $5 billion. Howden Joinery profit for the period surged 39%. Unilever profit for the quarter climbed 13%.
Jul 25, 2013 9:33 AM ET
Central Bank net tumbled as revenue declined. Cairn India profit dropped but revenues climbed. IOB net for the quarter declined but revenues jumped. Maruti Suzuki and MRF profit surged on higher sales. Novartis India net declined and Zee Entertainment net soared.