Nov 01, 2013 12:10 PM ET
AIG revenue declined 11% but net surged 17%. Chrysler sales soared 11%. Ford reported record October sales since 2004 and GM October sales jumped 16%. Church & Dwight net climbed 15%. NV Energy net dropped 16%.
Nov 01, 2013 11:15 AM ET
Direct Line revenue dropped 5% but profit surged 55%. Meggitt said revenues in the third quarter rose 2%. Royal Bank of Scotland revenue slid 1% and net loss narrowed and aims to run down between 55% and 70% of the bad assets over the next two years.
Nov 01, 2013 10:43 AM ET
U.S. stocks opened higher and market indexes in Europe trended lower. Fannie Mae sued nine banks seeking $800 million. OfficeMax and Office Depot won a regulatory approval for their $1.2 billion merger.
Nov 01, 2013 10:07 AM ET
Stocks in Japan extended losses for the second day as investors digested latest batch of earnings reports. For the October month, the Nikkei declined 1.9% as investors weigh the impact of sales tax increase. Sony lowered its outlook. Nissan lifted revenues and earnings estimates.
Nov 01, 2013 9:14 AM ET
Australian market index closed lower as domestic manufacturing activity expanded at a 3-year high rate. Australian wholesale prices rose 1.3% in October largely on import price increase. Two separate surveys in China showed an expansion in manufacturing.
Nov 01, 2013 8:42 AM ET
Berger Paints net climbed 17% and sales jumped 19%. Glenmark profit fell 2%. IDFC profit rose 2%. Kalpataru Power climbed 17%. Mahindra & Mahindra sales soared 29%. Maruti Suzuki October sales increased 2%.