Aug 14, 2014 4:13 PM ET
Stocks on Wall Street traded higher after conciliatory comments from Russian President Putin. On the domestic front, Wal-Mart quarterly sales met expectations but the largest retailer lowered estimates. Cisco Systems to eliminate 6,000 jobs after quarterly net fell 1%.
Aug 14, 2014 2:50 PM ET
Advance Auto Parts net soared 19%. Cisco net fell 1%. NetApp net jumped 8% but revenue fell 2%. Kohlís profit slid after sales dropped. Noodles tumbled despite net and sales climbed. Wal-Mart net edged up 0.6%.
Aug 14, 2014 10:09 AM ET
GMR Infra and Gammon India net loss widened. Hindalco net declined 31%. IL&FS net surged 77%. Jyothy Lab profit soared 80% and revenue surged 112%. Nalco profit soared 70%. ONGC net and revenue advanced. Voltas profit surged 67%. West Coast Paper net climbed 38%.
Aug 13, 2014 2:35 AM ET
Stocks in Sydney closed lower after CBA reported record annual profit but missed higher expectations set by investors. Wage price increase in June quarter was subdued, the third mild quarterly increase in a row. CBA annual net increased 12% to $8.6 billion. CSL net jumped 8%.
Aug 13, 2014 9:52 AM ET
Stocks in Tokyo traded sideways after a week of volatile trading and the second quarter GDP contraction was revised to 6.8% from the previous estimate of 6.1%. Consumer spending in the quarter plunged 5.2%.
Aug 13, 2014 9:34 AM ET
BHEL net tumbled 58% and revenue declined 21%. EIL net plunged 38%. IOC, Sun Pharma, Siemens net swung to profit. NMDC net soared 22%. P&G net surged 73%. Tata Steel net tumbled 70.4%. Tata Power net loss narrowed.
Aug 13, 2014 9:32 AM ET
G4S net swung to profit of £85 million after revenue jumped 4%. Admiral Group profit climbed 5% to £144.4 million but revenue fell 2%. Lookers net surged 40% to £29 million on 23% increase of revenue. Michael Page net soared 9% from a year ago to £24 million.
Aug 13, 2014 12:07 PM ET
Cree net jumped 6% and lowered its fiscal outlook. Deere & Co net plunged 15%. Fossil net tumbled 22% but sales soared 10%. Hillshire Brands profit climbed 20%. Macy''''s sales and profit jumped 4%. URS surged 31% but revenue declined 7%. WellPoint rename to Anthem.
Aug 12, 2014 11:18 AM ET
AerCap net soared 83%. Acceleron Pharma net swung to a loss. Flowers Foods profit plunged 10% after sales dropped 2%. MannKind and Nuance Communications net loss widened. Towers Watson net slid 1%. Valspar net jumped 4%.
Aug 12, 2014 11:10 AM ET
Australian market indexes advanced for the second day in a row on easing geopolitical tensions and firm iron ore prices in international markets. Stock trading turnover also reached near the high in the year-so-far. Dominoís Pizza soared on same store sales surge.