Oct 23, 2013 11:05 AM ET
Australian markets traded lower after the yen strengthened and market indexes in Japan, China and India declined. Super Retail Group plans to accelerate new store opening next year. Treasury Wine Estates reaffirmed its annual outlook. Ruralco issued cautious profit views.
Oct 23, 2013 3:20 AM ET
ACC net plunged 51% and Cairn India net soared 46%. Gujarat Pipavav profit surged above four-fold and Hero MotoCorp climbed 9%. Hindustan Zinc net rose 7% after sales surged 25%. Eros profit surged but revenue slid. L&T Finance net jumped and Wipro net climbed 19%.
Oct 22, 2013 1:21 PM ET
Coach net slid 2% and sales fell 1%. du Pont net surged and EMC net dropped 6%. Harley-Davidson net surged 21% and Kimberly-Clark profit jumped 6%. Lockheed Martin net climbed 20%. McGraw Hill tumbled 31% but lifted annual outlook. Whirlpool net surged 165%.
Oct 22, 2013 12:24 PM ET
Employers at all levels added net new 148,000 jobs in September, according to a report released by the Department of Labor today. The report was delayed by two and a half week by the government shut down that began October 1.
Oct 22, 2013 12:23 PM ET
Stocks on Wall Street extended gains and are likely to surpass the advances in 2009 and 2003. Employers added net new 148,000 jobs in September and unemployment rate declined to 7.2%. Construction spending increased in August despite a fall in federal spending.
Oct 22, 2013 4:17 AM ET
Stocks in Tokyo rose for the second day and the yen weakened against the dollar. Nisshin Fudosan Co soared 13% after the developer lifted its profit outlook. More than 600 companies are expected to release earnings in the next ten days.
Oct 22, 2013 10:44 AM ET
Dart Group expects profit-before-tax to jump 37%. KPN third-quarter net swung to a loss €243 million. Reckitt Benckiser revenue jumped 5%. Telekom Austria acquired spectrums in 28 blocks for €1 billion in Austria. Whitbread profit climbed 5% to £176 million.
Oct 22, 2013 10:41 AM ET
Dewan Housing net surged 50% after sales rose 43%. Indiabulls net soared and net debt jumped. JK Lakshmi Cement net plunged 80%. Polaris Fin Tech is likely to be acquired by L&T Infotech. Tata Steel secured contract from UK-based Network Rail for five years. Yes Bank net climbed 21%.
Oct 22, 2013 10:33 AM ET
Australian market indexes gained for the second day in a row. BHP Billiton lifted its iron ore production guidance by 2.4%. Mirvac Group reaffirmed its annual operating earnings outlook. Oil Search said third-quarter net dropped 14%.
Oct 21, 2013 1:47 PM ET
AT&T agreed to sell and lease its 9,700 cell phone towers to Crown Castle for $4.85 billion. The deal will strengthen telecom carrier’s balance sheet and help management in bidding for wireless spectrum and conduct stock buyback plan.