Nov 26, 2014 2:19 PM ET
In stock trading, market averages lacked direction ahead of OPEC meeting tomorrow. Dollar fell, stocks generally rose and crude oil futures traded at a four-year low. U.S. jobless claims unexpectedly rose and capital goods orders fell. New home sales rose in October.
Nov 26, 2014 5:06 AM ET
Topix index in Tokyo edged lower after advancing for five days in a row. Tokyo Stock Exchange abandoned its plan to increase or add trading hours after resistance from brokerage firms. Inpex, Japan Petroleum Exploration and Taiyo Nippon Sanso dropped after oil dropped to a four-year low.
Nov 26, 2014 12:46 PM ET
Australian market indexes rebounded in thin trading and the Aussie dollar declined. Crude oil dropped 2% and fell near $74 a barrel in Asia and Sydney trading.
Nov 26, 2014 12:18 PM ET
Analog Devices net plunged 46% despite revenues increase of 20%. Books-A-Million net loss was flat on revenues increase of 1%. Ctrip.com net declined 42%. Deere profit tumbled 20% on 5% decrease in revenues. Hewlett-Packard net declined 6%. Veeva Systems net surged 36%.
Nov 26, 2014 11:19 AM ET
Daejan net climbed 50% to £109 million. Londonmetric Property profit surged 58% to £70 million on 13% increase in revenues. Thomas Cook net loss narrowed to £115 million and chief executive stepped down. Wolseley net soared 14% to £233 million.
Nov 26, 2014 9:38 AM ET
GMR Infrastructure issued lowest bidder for freight corridor project worth Rs 5,080 crore. FTIL agreed to sell its 5% stake in MCX. MRF and Siemens quarterly net surged. Nippon Life Insurance agreed to raise its stake from 26% to 49% in Reliance Capital Asset Management.
Nov 25, 2014 1:01 PM ET
September quarter economic growth in the U.S. was increased to annual rate of 3.9% from the previous estimate of 3.5% on higher spending by consumer and businesses. German economy expanded at 0.1% in the third quarter and European markets closed at a 2-month high.
Nov 25, 2014 12:12 PM ET
Campbell Soup net surged 36%. Cracker Barrel profit climbed 25% after comparable store sales jumped 6% and the restaurant operator lifted annual outlook. Pall Corp net soared 24%. Tiffany net tumbled 60% despite revenues and comparable sales rose. Valspar net soared 70%. Workday net loss widened.
Nov 25, 2014 11:44 AM ET
Medibank Private completed initial public offering and raised $5.9 billion. Stocks in Sydney traded lower after iron ore, gold and crude oil prices edged lower. Brickworks Limited said fiscal first quarter revenues rose 14%.
Nov 25, 2014 10:10 AM ET
Caledonia Investments net jumped 170% to £67 million. De La Rue net plunged 36% on 8% decrease in revenues and lowered profit outlook. Greencore profit declined 29% to £49 million. Paragon profit surged 15% to £97 million. Kingfisher profit declined 12% to £225 million.