Apr 04, 2014 1:43 PM ET
Market indexes eased from record level and the U.S. employers added 192,000 jobs in March. All the payrolls increase were driven by the gains in private sector and total employment in the sector reached to a new high above 116 million. GrubHub Inc IPO soared.
Apr 04, 2014 12:12 PM ET
AZZ net soared 13% and revenue climbed 29%. CarMax net declined 7% but sales jumped 9% and the used car dealer announced $1 billion share repurchase. Global Payments profit fell 6% but revenue increased 7%. Micron Technology net swung to profit. Synergy Resources net surged 93%.
Apr 04, 2014 11:50 AM ET
The March month jobs data suggested a rebound in employment from the depths of the winter months, but the increase fell short of estimates. Almost all the gains in employment was driven by private payrolls.
Apr 04, 2014 11:08 AM ET
Bouygues raised its cash component offer for SFR by €1.85 billion to a total of €15 billion. easyJet said passenger count in March jumped 5% to 5.1 million. Flybe Group said passenger count in the fourth-quarter soared 6% to 1.6 million.
Apr 04, 2014 10:33 AM ET
Stocks is Tokyo halted a two-week long rally ahead of Bank of Japan meeting on Monday. Seven & I estimated lower than expected earnings in the current fiscal year. Stocks of real estate developers extended rally to the eighth day on positive outlook.
Apr 04, 2014 9:56 AM ET
Australian markets rebounded from a 2-day losses and the Aussie dollar gained. BHP Billiton won a tax-free status for its proposed $20 billion non-core assets spinoff. Fonterra was fined by New Zealand court for its August 2013 product warning.
Apr 04, 2014 9:20 AM ET
Adani Power increased its power generation capacity to become the largest private power generator. BS Ltd won orders of Rs722 crore from electric utilities. Crompton secured news export order worth $29 million. Sobha Developers sales in fourth-quarter surged 20%.
Apr 03, 2014 12:28 PM ET
Google trades ex-split. Greenbrier net soared 13%. Meltwater bids for Sweden-based rival Cision for $138 million in cash. RPM Int net swung to profit. Schnitzer Steel profit tumbled 79%. Texas Ind loss widened.
Apr 03, 2014 10:36 AM ET
Dunelm revenue climbed 10% to £195 million. McBride said group revenues in the quarter declined. Quindell extended a contract with Swinton up to March 2015. Tullow Oil offers senior notes worth $500 million.
Apr 03, 2014 10:35 AM ET
U.S. stocks gyrated after opening higher. Weekly jobless claims increased 16,000 to 326,000 and the increase was consistent with the pre-recession level. Trade deficit in February widened on higher price of imported crude oil and a decline in exports. ECB unrevised its benchmark rate.