Oct 13, 2014 12:25 PM ET
Danaher agreed to sell its communications business to NetScout for $2.6 billion. GE’s finance division is in talks to acquire Milestone Aviation for $1.8 billion. Steris agreed to buy Synergy for $1.9 billion. Targa Resources acquired two assets of Atlas Energy for $6 billion.
Oct 13, 2014 12:23 PM ET
Essentra third-quarter revenue climbed 8%. Quindell third-quarter EBITDA climbed 141% to £83 million. Statoil agreed to divest remaining stake in Shah Deniz in Azerbaijan for $2.2 billion. Synergy surged after acquired by the U.S. rival Steris for £1.2 billion.
Oct 15, 2014 12:23 PM ET
AbbVie board is scheduled to discuss Shire merger after U.S. tax law changes. Bank of America net swung to a loss. BlackRock net surged 26%. Charles Schwab profit jumped 11%. CSX net soared 12%. Intel profit surged 12%. Qualcomm agreed to buy CSR for $2.5 billion. St. Jude Medical net plunged 9%.
Oct 13, 2014 12:20 PM ET
Australian market indexes traded lower and extended weekly losses as investors dial back global growth expectations. Horizon Oil Limited said it struck oil off the coast of China. Finbar Group received government approval for its retail and residential project in Perth.
Oct 17, 2014 12:05 PM ET
Accor climbed after third-quarter revenues jumped 5% to €1.5 billion. Kenmare Resources soared on quarterly production and shipment report. Old Mutual agreed to acquire Quilter Cheviot for £585 million. Rolls-Royce tumbled on revenue and profit outlook.
Oct 17, 2014 12:01 PM ET
Market indexes on Wall Street rebounded after European Central Bank prepares to step up bond purchase program and the prospects of wider stimulus in the region rose. U.S. consumer sentiment rose to a seven-year high.
Oct 17, 2014 11:08 AM ET
Stocks in Tokyo closed lower and extended weekly losses. Nikkei 225 Stock Average declined 1.4% and for the week plunged 7.5%. Daiwa House REIT reported revenues in the fiscal year increased 19% and net rose 20%. Japan Material Co rose on better sales outlook.
Oct 17, 2014 10:25 AM ET
Australian market indexes traded higher after volatile trading for three days. Banks led the gainers and resource stocks closed down on weak commodities. Santos Limited reported record quarterly production in seven years. Virgin Australia agreed to acquire full control of Tigerair Australia.
Oct 13, 2014 10:13 AM ET
Capri Global net climbed 30% on 29% increase of revenue. Diamond Power net soared 29%. Indusind Bank profit surged 30%. Network 18 Media and TV18 Broadcast net swung to profit. RIL net jumped. TTK Prestige sales jumped 10% but net declined 8%.
Oct 17, 2014 10:05 AM ET
Axis Bank net surged 18%. CMC net jumped 13%. Crompton Greaves profit soared 13%. Hero MotoCorp net and revenue surged. Supreme Petrochem net plunged 60%. The Supreme Industries profit tumbled 42%. Zee Entertainment slid 4%.