Dec 31, 2013 11:43 AM ET
Apple asked shareholders to reject proposed repurchase plan of Carl Icahn in February. Hertz Global adopted shareholder rights plan. Marvell said KKR & Co acquired 6.8% stake. Berkshire Hathaway to buy Phillips 66 unit for $1.4 billion. Revlon exit its China operations.
Dec 31, 2013 11:40 AM ET
Debenhams lowered profit-before-tax estimate on weak holiday season sales. Tesco received Indian regulatory approval for its £67 million investment plan. Vodafone, FIPB of India approved proposal to take full-ownership of its Indian business in $1.6 billion.
Dec 30, 2013 6:45 AM ET
Crocs said Blackstone plans to invest $200 million. Cooper Tire dropped merger plans with Apollo Tyres. Cal-Maine net surged 83% as sales jumped 8%. Mondelez sold a majority stake in its cookie and cracker business. Vanguard agreed to buy oil and gas assets for $581 million.
Dec 30, 2013 6:42 AM ET
Monte Paschi investors postponed the rights offer to raise €3 billion. Chinese carrier Zhejiang confirmed that it buy 20 Airbus from EADS. Outotec won contract with Russia-based Norilsk Nickel for €80 million.
Dec 27, 2013 11:18 AM ET
DeMet''s Candy agreed for acquired by Yildiz Holdings for $221 million. GM’s partner Saic will recall approx 1.46 million vehicles in China. Molycorp soared after its multi-stage cracking plant is become operational. Textron buy Beechcraft for $1.4 billion in cash.
Dec 27, 2013 11:08 AM ET
Electrawinds won a court approval to negotiate with creditors for its subsidiary. Evraz sold its iron ore assets in Russia. International Personal Finance fined by Polish Office of Consumer Protection. Vestas Wind won fourth contract in a week.
Dec 26, 2013 12:42 PM ET
eBay sales climbed 10% from Thanksgiving through December 22. Scientific Protein Laboratories agreed to acquire by China-based Shenzhen Hepalink for $337.5 million in cash. Softbank looks to raise financing to acquire T-Mobile. UPS and FedEx struggle to deliver packages.
Dec 26, 2013 11:04 AM ET
U.S. market indexes advanced and weekly jobless claims declined. Markets in Europe were closed and British discount shops saw a surge in traffic on Boxing Day. Reserve Bank of India is likely to pursue other measures than interest rate management to combat elevated inflation.
Dec 24, 2013 11:35 AM ET
U.S. stocks extended gains during short trading session. Durable goods orders increased 3.5% in November and new home sales fell 2.1% but average home price increased to a record high.
Dec 24, 2013 11:25 AM ET
CalAmp revenue soared 43% but net rose modest 1%. Ennis net surged 51% on sales increase of 6%. ImmunoCellular soared on encouraging cancer drug test results. Westmoreland Coal agreed to acquire coal mining operations of Sherritt Intl Corp for $435 million.