May 27, 2014 1:03 PM ET
Stocks on Wall Street opened higher and Pilgrim’s Pride offered $6.4 billion in an unsolicited takeover bid. Pfizer terminated its AstraZeneca offer. U.S. durable goods orders gained in April, fourth monthly increase in a row. Prime Minister of India appoints a smaller government.
May 27, 2014 11:37 AM ET
Accor agreed to acquire 100 hotels in Europe for €900 million. AstraZeneca fell after Pfizer walked away from its bid. A.G. Barr said revenue climbed 5.2%. Lloyds Banking plans to sell 25% stake in TSB.
May 27, 2014 11:03 AM ET
Stocks in Tokyo opened higher but market indexes trimmed the day’s advance at close. The yen held firm near 2-month high and investors looked for signs of growth in corporate earnings. Mitsui Fudosan is looking to raise as much as $3.6 billion.
May 27, 2014 11:01 AM ET
Australian market indexes meandered in the session and trading turnover was near the low of the year so far. Suncorp announced a $500 million write-down and estimated difficult time for the industry. Donaco International plunged 10% on rising tensions in Vietnam.
May 27, 2014 12:56 PM ET
Bharat Forge net and sales climbed. Dish TV net loss widened. GAIL (India) profit climbed 57%. Jaypee Infratech tumbled after net and sales declined. Jubilant Life Sciences net swung to profit. Power Finance net jumped 9%. TV18 net surged. Wockhardt net plunged 78%.
May 23, 2014 5:03 AM ET
Buckle net flat on 0.7% sales fall. Children''s Place net plunged 30%. Dollar Tree net fell 3%. Hewlett-Packard net climbed 18%. Nordson profit jumped 3%. Sears net loss widened.
May 22, 2014 4:47 AM ET
Aeropostale net loss widened as sales declined. Best Buy net swung to profit but sales dropped. Foot Locker net climbed 17%. Fresh Market net plunged 24%. Gap net tumbled 22%. GameStop profit surged 24%. Hibbett Sports net jumped 8%.
May 21, 2014 4:32 AM ET
American Eagle net plunged 86% on 4% sales decline. Lowe’s net climbed 16%. Netflix plans to expand in Europe later in this year. Salesforce.com net loss widened. Target profit declined 16%. Tiffany net surged 50%
May 23, 2014 4:26 AM ET
easyHotel plans to raise £60 million in an IPO for expansion of business in London and Europe. Go-Ahead jumped after the U.K. government awarded seven-year rail franchise with Keolis. Quintain Estates net swung to profit £53 million. Smiths Group lowered third-quarter net outlook.
May 23, 2014 4:25 AM ET
Ashok Leyland net climbed but sales plunged. Asian Star net jumped 65%. Colgate profit and revenue climbed. GSPL profit plunged 43%. ITC net soared 18%. Jain Irrigation net climbed 95%. JK Lakshmi Cement surged 59%.