Aug 01, 2014 11:34 AM ET
ArcelorMittal net swung to profit after sales jumped. Iliad offered $15 billion for 56.6% controlling stake in T-Mobile US. Intesa Sanpaolo net surged 71% to €720 million. Direct Line Insurance profit soared 16% to £175 million. Vinci profit surged 77% to €1.3 billion.
Aug 01, 2014 10:44 AM ET
Global weakness dragged markets in Tokyo and Topix and Nikkei pared weekly gains. The yen traded near 102 mark against the dollar. Freight ship liner Mitsui O.S.K. said quarterly net tumbled 34%. Suzuki Motor net soared 39%.
Aug 01, 2014 10:42 AM ET
Australian market indexes plunged 1.4% following a global market sell-off. Home prices in capital cities in Australia rose in July driven by demands in Sydney and Melbourne and manufacturing activities expanded for the first time since October according to private surveys.
Aug 01, 2014 10:16 AM ET
Castrol net plunged 19% but sales rose. DLF profit and revenue plunged. Hero Motocorp July sales climbed 9% and Maruti Suzuki sales surged 22%. JSW Steel net swung to profit on 29% increase in sales. Pantaloons loss widened. Titan profit dropped.