Jul 28, 2014 11:55 AM ET
Stocks in Tokyo advanced after a choppy trading session and the yen gained as tensions persisted in Europe. Dentsu agreed to acquire a majority stake in India based Milestone Brandcom. Nissan earnings surged 37% on 10% sales increase.
Jul 28, 2014 11:38 AM ET
Ashok Leyland net loss narrowed. Bank of Baroda net climbed 17%. Dabur revenue and profit surged 13%. Hindustan Unilever net jumped 4%. Havells India net soared 13%. Mastek signed a major contract with British Telecom. UPL net declined 26%.
Jul 28, 2014 10:56 AM ET
Australian stocks opened higher and Healthscope completed its $2.6 billion initial public offering. Clinuvel Pharmaceuticals confirmed a takeover proposal from the U.S. based Retrophin, Inc for about $95 million. Leighton Holdings first-half profit tumbled 20%.
Jul 22, 2014 1:19 PM ET
Stocks on Wall Street rebounded after latest batch of earnings were ahead of expectations. Existing home sales increased to an 8-month high. Chipotle Mexican Grill same store sales surged. McDonald’s quarterly net declined 1%. Comcast profit increased on Internet subscriber growth.
Jul 22, 2014 12:26 PM ET
Stocks in Tokyo advanced after a 3-day weekend and the yen trading dominated market sentiment. Exporters and resource stocks led the gainers. Rising tensions between Russia and European Union. Stock exchanges in Japan trimmed ask and bid spread on 80 stocks from today.
Jul 22, 2014 11:42 AM ET
Australian stocks gained in thin trading after comments from RBA. Aussie dollar advanced and Governor Glenn Stevens focused on global reforms to accelerate Australian economic growth.
Jul 22, 2014 11:02 AM ET
ARM Holdings net surged 88% to £118 million. AMS stop merger talk with Dialog Semiconductor. Credit Suisse net swung to a loss to 700 million francs. IG Group net jumped 4% to £3.4 million. Publicis net profit plunged 17% to €260 million.
Jul 22, 2014 9:50 AM ET
Asian Paints net soared 23%. BS secured order worth Rs 69 crore in Andhra Pradesh. Exide profit climbed 17%. Hitachi Home net surged 202%. Nerolac profit soared 20%. Savita Oil declined after net profit tumbled 15%. Thermax net declined 18%. Tata Coffee net plunged 25%.
Jul 21, 2014 12:35 PM ET
U.S. stocks traded lower and Ukraine and Israel bombing overshadowed market sentiment for the second week in a row. European Union stepped up diplomatic pressure on Russia. Russia based Severstal sold its U.S. operations for $1.7 billion.
Jul 21, 2014 12:22 PM ET
AK Steel agreed to acquire Severstal controlled steel plant in Michigan for $700 million. Allergan net soared 16%. BB&T net plunged 22%. Genuine Parts profit slid 9%. Halliburton net surged 20%. Hasbro net fell 8%. ManpowerGroup net climbed 61%. Steel Dynamics acquired Severstal for $1.6 billion.