Oct 10, 2014 12:52 PM ET
U.S. markets extended losses as crude oil, gold and metals widen losses in the year. S&P 500 index is set to decline for the third week in a row as worldwide losses extends to emerging markets. DAX Index and CAC 40 index in Paris are down 11%.
Oct 10, 2014 12:29 PM ET
Barracuda Networks net surged 49%. Comtech Telecomm net soared 55%. Fastenal profit climbed 12% on 14% increase in revenue. Microchip plunged after weak revenue outlook. Progressive net jumped 9%. Symantec plans to separate its security business from the storage business.
Oct 10, 2014 1:11 PM ET
Givaudan nine-month sales fell 0.2% to 3.3 billion francs. Mothercare shareholders approved higher discount for £100 million rights issue. Telecom Plus surged on annual outlook.
Oct 10, 2014 10:37 AM ET
Market indexes in Japan declined for the second week in a row and the Topix index fell 3.1% and plunged 7.7% from the recent high on September 25. For the week, the Nikkei 225 declined 2.6%. The yen gained, first weekly rise since August.
Oct 10, 2014 9:59 AM ET
Australian markets plunged 2% in the largest single-day sell-off in fifteen months. On the domestic front, seasonally adjusted home loans in August declined 0.9%.
Oct 10, 2014 9:39 AM ET
Aban Offshore secured two orders worth Rs 1,114 crore from ONGC. Cairn India plunged after second-quarter crude production declined 11% at Rajasthan fields. Infosys net climbed 7.3% on 5% jump in revenue. JSW Steel declined despite 11% increase in revenues.
Oct 09, 2014 2:11 PM ET
Market indexes dropped as much as 1.8% on Wall Street on the renewed worries of global slowdown and weaker than expected economies in the euro zone. U.S. jobless claims filings declined to 287,000 and the dollar declined and the crude oil fell to a two-year low.
Oct 09, 2014 12:50 PM ET
Alcoa net surged more than five-fold. Auxilium Pharma agreed to be acquired by Endo Intl for $1.7 billion. Gap plunged after chief executive officer Glenn Murphy announced retirement. Impax Lab agreed to buy two privately held drug makers for $700 million. PepsiCo net jumped 5%.
Oct 09, 2014 12:10 PM ET
Australian stocks trade higher after dovish comments from the U.S. Federal Reserve Bank. National Australia Bank issued profit warning and estimated net to fall to short by 14%. Bank of Queensland Limited said cash earnings increased 20% to $301 million.
Oct 09, 2014 11:32 AM ET
Hays Plc net fees in the first-quarter increased 4%. N Brown profit dropped 3% from a year ago period to £33 million. New Britain Palm Oil surged 75% after Malaysia-based Sime Darby offered of $1.7 billion in cash. Suedzucker net tumbled 62% to €119 million.