Jun 02, 2014 10:15 AM ET
Stocks in Tokyo advanced after investors looked overseas and the yen eased. Dai-ichi Life Insurance is said to be nearing purchase of the U.S. based Protective Life Corp for at least $4.9 billion.
Jun 02, 2014 9:26 AM ET
Australian stocks rebounded and overlooked 4% decline in spot iron ore price. Home prices in capital cities declined 2% in May, the first monthly decline in a year. Ausdrill plunged 11% after the energy industry services provider lowered its annual outlook.
Jun 02, 2014 9:17 AM ET
Bajaj Auto sales in May rose 4% and export climbed 40%. Hero Motocorp sales jumped 8%. Maruti sales soared 19% and domestic sales jumped 16% while export surged 51%. M&M sales edged up 1% after domestic sales grew 3% but export declined 30%. TVS sales climbed 27% and export soared 42%.
Jun 02, 2014 8:58 AM ET
Cox & Kings net loss narrowed but sales soared 115%. Jyoti Structures plunged after net swung to a loss. NMDC profit climbed 34% after revenue jumped 18%. REI Agro net swung to a loss. Uflex net soared.