Nov 06, 2014 10:57 AM ET
Market indexes on Wall Street declined after comments from the European Central Bank left rates on hold and announced the central banks readiness to take unconventional steps to support the economies in the euro zone.
Nov 06, 2014 10:27 AM ET
Market indexes in Japan rested after five-day rally and the yen weakened for the fourth day in a row. Kubota Corp, the maker of mining equipment, reported small increase in sales. Marubeni Corp and Mitsui & Co reported diverging first-half results
Nov 06, 2014 10:14 AM ET
Airbus secured $10.2 billion order from China Aircraft. AstraZeneca net tumbled 80% and sell Myalept business for $325 million. Credit Agricole net jumped 4% 758 million. Cable & Wireless net swung to profit and agreed to buy Columbus Intl for $1.9 billion.
Nov 06, 2014 9:50 AM ET
Australian market indexes turned lower in the afternoon and the Aussie dollar weakened after prices of oil, gold and iron ore declined. News Corp reported stronger than expected first-quarter results. UGL agreed to sell it global property service business DTZ.
Nov 05, 2014 3:56 PM ET
U.S. stocks extended gains and Republicans regained the control of U.S. Senate after eight years. Republicans are expected to push harder for the revisions in environmental policies, lower corporate taxes and chip away at healthcare law.
Nov 05, 2014 12:51 AM ET
The broader Topix index in Tokyo gained for the fifth day in a row and market indexes in Japan have advanced more than 8% in the month-so-far. Kakaku.com gained after second-quarter sales and net were ahead of expectations. Suntory Beverage & Food third-quarter net surged 25%.
Nov 05, 2014 1:00 PM ET
Australian market indexes trimmed losses in the session in active trading. Common Wealth Bank of Australia reported higher earnings and said bad debt charges are falling and home loan demand is strong on lower interest rates.
Nov 05, 2014 11:22 AM ET
Cognizant net soared 11%. Chesapeake Energy net climbed 8%. Duke Energy net surged 27%. Devon Energy net surged 138% on 97% increase in revenue. Enbridge net swung to loss. Time Warner profit tumbled 18%. Tripadvisor plunged 13% after net dropped 4%.
Nov 05, 2014 10:19 AM ET
Alstom profit tumbled 31% to 263 million but revenue climbed 13%. Hannover profit soared 10% to 695 million. ING net surged 625% to 928 million. Lafarge profit plunged 28% to 218 million. M&S net declined 7% to £226 million. Natixis net climbed 21% to 318 million.
Nov 05, 2014 10:09 AM ET
AstraZeneca quarter net loss widened. Berger Paints net climbed 7%. Greaves Cotton net swung to profit. JSPL net fell 2%. HCC and L&T secured orders. Pidilite profit rose 17%. Thermax revenues increased 14% and net nearly tripled. Wockhardt revenues plunges.