Sep 12, 2014 9:49 AM ET
Bajaj Electricals won eight new orders totaling Rs 518 crore from Madhya Pradesh government. Gravita India won export order worth Rs 230 crore Gayatri Projects received Rs 159 crore order from NHAI. L&T secured an order worth Rs 1,885 crore from NTPC.
Sep 12, 2014 9:47 AM ET
Australian indexes closed lower on Friday and for the week dropped 0.6%. Weak iron ore price in Shanghai trading overshadowed domestic news. Pacific Brands annual sales rose nearly 4% but swung to a loss.
Sep 12, 2014 9:35 AM ET
Alliance Data Systems agreed to acquire Conversant for $2.3 billion. Darden Restaurants net swung to a loss $19.3 million. Ulta Salon profit surged 35% on 22% increase in sales. Rewalk Robotics surged on first day of trading. Value Line net climbed 42%.
Sep 12, 2014 9:32 AM ET
Aveva Group tumbled after revenue outlook. Accsys surged after arbitration tribunal rulings. Boohoo.Com said revenue in the first-half to surge 31%. J D Wetherspoon declined 11% to £41.1 million. Porsche agreed to acquire a stake in the U.S.-based real time traffic information provider.
Sep 11, 2014 1:19 PM ET
Stocks on Wall Street eased after geopolitical tensions in Europe remained high. Crude oil fell for the fourth day after the IEA lowered its global demand outlook. The U.K. pound trended lower on the rising prospects of Scotland leaving the union. EU slaps more financial sanctions on Russia.
Sep 11, 2014 3:57 AM ET
Brady Corp plunged despite quarterly net loss narrowed. Five Below net doubled after sales soared. Kroger profit climbed 9% on 12% increase in sales. Lululemon lifted annual outlook. Mens Wearhouse net plunged 71%. RadioShack net loss widened and arranges debt financing.
Sep 11, 2014 11:27 AM ET
Ashmore pre-tax profit tumbled 35% to £131 million on 26% decline in revenues. Gazprom profit declined 41% to 223 billion rubles but revenue jumped 7%. Next profit surged 19% to £258 million. Ocado third-quarter sales soared 23%. Morrison profit plunged 12% to £183 million.
Sep 11, 2014 11:05 AM ET
Stocks in Tokyo closed higher and Topix index advanced to a new six-year high after the yen dropped to a new low against the dollar in the period. Aeon REIT said annual revenues and net income soared. Oki Electric soared on the revised earnings outlook.
Sep 11, 2014 10:46 AM ET
Employers added net 121,000 jobs in August, the largest monthly addition since record keeping began in 1978. Unemployment rate declined to 6.1% from a 12-year high of 6.4% in July.
Sep 11, 2014 9:18 AM ET
Cox & Kings divested its subsidiary Holidaybreak to Homair Vacances for £89 million. IDFC offered launched Rs. 2,000 crore institutional equity placement today. Indian Hotels plans to sell its stake in Morocco hotel. NTPC invest Rs 10,571 crore in two thermal plants.