Jul 23, 2014 7:38 AM ET
Stocks on Wall Street traded higher and market indexes flirted with recent record highs. Apple, Microsoft and Pepsi earnings met or exceeded analyst expectations. Market indexes in Europe traded flat and Asian markets closed mixed on domestic corporate earnings.
Jul 23, 2014 7:32 AM ET
Apple net surged 12%. Boeing net soared 52%. Biogen net jumped 46%. Dow Chemical net tumbled 62%. GlaxoSmithKline profit plummeted 29%. General Dynamics net plunged 16%. Microsoft net declined 7%. PepsiCo net fell 2%.
Jul 23, 2014 7:22 AM ET
Stocks in Tokyo closed lower in thin trading and the yen gained on persistent tensions in Europe and Middle East. Tokyo Electron declined after a ministry in China expressed opposition to the merger with Applied Materials.
Jul 23, 2014 7:19 AM ET
Stocks in Australia gained and three largest banks dropped fixed rate mortgage rates to historic lows. Inflation in second quarter jumped but the annual rate stayed within the target range established by the central bank. BHP reported production report that matched expectations.
Jul 23, 2014 7:16 AM ET
ABB net declined 18% to $1.2 billion. Daimler net plunged 52% to €2.2 billion but revenue climbed 6% to €32 billion. Johnson Matthey underlying profit declined 11% to £104 million. Renishaw profit soared 28% to £86 million. STMicroelectronics net swung to profit $38 million.
Jul 23, 2014 7:08 AM ET
ABB India net jumped 20%. Axis Bank net surged 18%. Atul profit soared 48%. KPIT Technologies tumbled after net declined 17%. MRF net rose 1%. Polaris Financial Technology net plummeted 29%. Yes Bank net climbed 10%.
Jul 22, 2014 7:00 AM ET
Comcast net soared 16%. Chipotle surged after net and sales climbed. Du Pont net jumped 4%. Coca-Cola profit fell 3%. Kimberly Clark net slipped 3%. Lockheed Martin net rose 4%. McDonald''s net slid 1%. United Technologies net soared 8%. Verizon net plunged 17%.
Jul 28, 2014 3:23 AM ET
Stocks on Wall Street traded sideways ahead of economic growth data this week. Dollar Tree agreed to acquire Family Dollar for $8.5 billion. Real estate listing site operator Zillow acquired the rival Trulia for $3.5 billion. Yukos owners won $50 billion award in Holland.
Jul 28, 2014 3:22 AM ET
Cummins net jumped 8%. Dollar Tree offered to buy Family Dollar for $8.5 billion. Roper net soared 41% on 13% increase of revenue and lifted outlook. RPM Intl net surged 66%. Tyson Foods net rose 4%. Tenneco profit climbed 29%. Zillow agreed to acquire Trulia for $3.5 billion.
Jul 28, 2014 12:42 PM ET
Aberdeen said quarterly assets dropped on £8.8 billion assets outflow. Ryanair profit surged 152% to €197 million on 11% increase in revenue. Reckitt Benckiser net climbed 23% and plans to spin-off pharmaceuticals unit. Wincor Nixdorf net plunged 12%.