Oct 01, 2014 11:21 AM ET
adidas plans to buy back €1.5 billion of shares in three years. Sainsbury plunged after retail sales in second-quarter dropped 0.8%. Kaufman & Broad profit surged 25% but revenue fell 2%. Orange declined after state-owned Bpifrance sold its stake worth €584 million.
Oct 01, 2014 10:57 AM ET
Australian dollar drifted sideways and stock market indexes gained after retail sales rose marginally in August. Manufacturing in China expanded in September. News Corp agreed to acquire real estate listing company Move Inc for $1.1 billion.
Oct 01, 2014 10:20 AM ET
Bajaj Auto sales in September climbed 9% and commercial vehicles sales and export surged 19%. Hero MotoCorp sales soared 30% to 558,609 units. Maruti Suzuki September sales jumped 5% and domestic sales soared 10% but export plunged 28%.