Mar 03, 2014 11:51 AM ET
Caesars Entertainment agreed to sell its four casinos to Caesars Growth for $2.2 billion. Icahn Enterprise profit surged. Magellan Health net tumbled 50%. Nu Skin sales and net soared. QR Energy net swung to profit. Tyco agreed to sell its security business in South Korea.
Mar 03, 2014 11:32 AM ET
European markets plunged and extended worldwide market selloff after Russian lawmakers authorized President Vladimir Putin to increase military strength in Crimea. The benchmark index in Russia declined 11% and Russian ruble traded at a new low against the U.S. dollar.
Mar 03, 2014 10:39 AM ET
European markets plunged on rising tensions in Ukraine. Metro plans to raise €1 billion and fell 6% on a weakness in Russian markets. Numericable and Altice are preparing a merger with SFR unit of Vivendi for about $20 billion. Thorntons profit and sales climbed.
Mar 03, 2014 10:04 AM ET
The Nikkei in Tokyo plunged 1.3% and the yen gained as tensions mounted in Eastern Europe. Russia’s incursion in Crimea drew worldwide attention and crude oil prices rose as much as 2.5%. Japan said capital spending in the fourth quarter rose 2.8%.
Mar 03, 2014 11:20 AM ET
Australian market indexes declined and the dollar edged lower against after Ukraine faced a military action from Russia. Transpacific Industries said it plans to sell its New Zealand based waste management business to China based fund.
Mar 03, 2014 9:04 AM ET
Atul Auto February sales surged 18.9%. Bajaj Auto sales dropped 6% but export jumped 5%. Maruti Suzuki sales fell 0.8% and export plummeted 20%. M&M auto sales declined 12% after domestic sales slipped 11% and export plunged 17%. Tata Motor February sales plunged 36%.