Dec 02, 2013 12:53 PM ET
U.S. market indexes traded sideways and investors digested latest manufacturing reports from the U.S., euro zone, China and U.K. Current account deficit in India declined. U.S. retail sales declined in during four-day holiday period on higher discounts. Gold and silver eased.
Dec 02, 2013 11:37 AM ET
Stocks in Tokyo closed lower and the yen wobbled near 102-mark against the dollar. Increasingly investors are looking for the yen to drop to 110 against one dollar. Capital spending in the third-quarter increased 1.5%. Nippon Express is expected to buy logistic division from Panasonic.
Dec 02, 2013 10:35 AM ET
Australian stocks declined and the dollar edged higher. Australian building approvals declined 1.8% in October and eased from a record high. The seasonally adjusted value of the approvals surged 9.3% in the month, fifth monthly increase in a row. GrainCorp chief executive resigned.
Dec 02, 2013 9:57 AM ET
Amtek India net soared 87% and sales surged 49%. Financial Technologies net plunged 61%. Maruti said November auto sales dropped 11% as domestic sales slid 6% and export plunged 46%. M&M sales declined 18%. Tata Motors November sales plunged 39%.