Dec 08, 2014 11:44 AM ET
Air France KLM dropped on November traffic update. The Burkard family agreed to sell its 16.1% stake and control of voting rights in Sika AG to Saint-Gobain agreed for 2.75 billion Swiss francs. Cupid agreed to sell its last dating operating business for £3 million.
Dec 08, 2014 10:32 AM ET
Market indexes in Tokyo advanced for the seventh day in a row and Japan said third-quarter economic contraction was deeper than the earlier estimate. Yen weakened and current account surplus narrowed in October. Japan is scheduled for national election on December 14.
Dec 08, 2014 8:52 AM ET
Australian dollar eased and market indexes gained for the second day in a row in active trading. Qantas is set to report its best first-half results and the airline is expected report pre-tax profit of as much as $350 million helped by lower fuel prices and weaker dollar.
Dec 08, 2014 12:58 PM ET
Infosys founders are looking to sell shares worth Rs 6,484 crore and cut their collective holding from 16%. SBI is expected to decide on the loan of $1 billion to Adani Group for its Australian project in three-months. Aurobindo Pharma to acquire the U.S.-based Natrol Inc worth $132.5 million.
Dec 05, 2014 2:34 AM ET
Market indexes on Wall Street trimmed gains and investors took an optimistic view of the latest monthly jobs data. Employers at all levels added 321,000 jobs and jobless, the most since June 2012 and jobless rate held at 5.8%. U.S. trade deficit also narrowed. S&P lowered its view on Italian debt.
Dec 05, 2014 3:00 PM ET
Japanese stocks and market indexes extended gains for the sixth day in a row and the Topix extended seven-year high. The yen dropped below 120 mark and economists and brokers held out for 125 against the U.S. dollar target.
Dec 05, 2014 2:06 PM ET
Australian market indexes halted a three-day rally and the Aussie dollar weakened following persistent weakness in resource prices. In active trading, market indexes trimmed weekly gains. Bradken Limited soared on a takeover proposal. Mount Gibson Iron Ltd plunged 50% on a iron mine closure.
Dec 05, 2014 2:33 AM ET
Big Lots tumbled after quarterly net loss narrowed. Cooper net plummeted 46% but revenues soared 14%. Genesco profit rose 3%. Five Below plunged despite net surged 94% and sales climbed 24%. Finisar net swung to a loss. Ulta Salon net soared 30% on 20% increase in revenues.
Dec 05, 2014 11:18 AM ET
Axis Bank raised Rs 5,705 crore to sold infrastructure bond. Dena Bank plans to sell bad loans of Rs 500 crore to asset reconstruction companies. Zuari group agreed to acquire 25.9% stake in the MCFL.
Dec 05, 2014 11:07 AM ET
Balfour Beatty rejected a £1 billion offer from John Laing Infrastructure. Berkeley Group profit surged 85% to £242 million. Glaxo abandoned its plan to sell a portfolio of medicines. Songbird rejected £2.6 billion revised takeover proposal from Qatar Investment and Brookfield.