Mar 04, 2015 12:09 PM ET
Abercrombie & Fitch net plunged 33% on 14% decline in revenues. American Eagle net surged 487%. Bob Evans net fell 4% but sales climbed 5%. L.B. Foster net dropped 17%. Navistar net loss narrowed. Wayfair net loss widened.
Mar 04, 2015 10:50 AM ET
Fresnillo net tumbled 55% to $108 million. Henkel net jumped 3% to €1.6 billion. ITV net soared 43% to £473 million. Legal & General profit climbed 10% to £992 million. Standard Chartered net plummeted 36% to $2.7 billion.
Mar 04, 2015 8:28 AM ET
Market indexes in Japan declined for the second day in a row and the yen traded near its 4-week low. Hitachi was forced to lift its bid to acquire signalling business of Italian defense and aviation company, Finmeccanica. Nippon Steel to expand its steel in unit in western Japan.
Mar 04, 2015 8:16 AM ET
Australian economic growth was subdued in the final quarter of 2014 as terms of trade worsened. Aussie dollar gained and stock trading turnover was above $5 billion. QBE and Rio Tinto traded ex-dividend.
Mar 04, 2015 8:18 AM ET
Reserve Bank of India lowered rate in a surprise move only three days after the release of central government budget. Sweden-based Volvo sold its 4.7% stake in Eicher Motors. Adani Group plans to buy port and related assets from Essar Port.
Mar 03, 2015 10:51 AM ET
U.S. market indexes traded lower and barely managed to rebound from the mid-day lows as health care and technology stocks turned lower. Crude oil traded above $50 a barrel and gold at $1,200 an ounce. Controversial Prime Minister of Israel struggled to make his case to the U.S. lawmakers.
Mar 03, 2015 1:46 AM ET
AutoZone net jumped 10%. Best Buy profit surged 77%. Dicks Sporting net soared 12% on 11% increase in revenues. February auto sales at Ford fell 1.9% but Fiat Chrysler sales soared 6% and sales climbed 4.2%. Stage Stores profit surged 8.3%.
Mar 03, 2015 7:45 AM ET
Barclays net slid 35% to £845 million and set aside more funds to cover potential fines. BAT proposes to acquire Brazil-based Souza Cruz for £2.3 billion. Glencore net swung to profit $2.4 billion. Merck profit fell 3% to €1.2 billion. Wirecard agreed to buy customer portfolio from LufthansaAirPlus.
Mar 03, 2015 8:27 AM ET
Stocks in Japan succumbed to sustained selling pressure but traders added exposure to electronics and automakers as the yen inched up to 120 mark against the yen. Takata stepped up air bag production to replace defective bags. Kobe plans to build an automotive body panel plant in the U.S.
Mar 03, 2015 7:54 AM ET
Reserve Bank of Australia held rate at 2.25% following a 25 basis point reduction at the last meeting and the Aussie dollar gained. Seasonally adjusted current account deficit declined 21% in the December quarter and value of building approvals in January jumped 29%.