Mar 18, 2015 12:53 PM ET
Adobe net climbed 81%. FedEx net surged 53% on 4% increase in revenues. General Mills profit plunged 16%. Guess net dropped 4.1%. Oracle profit fell 3%. Steel Dynamics climbed 5% on positive earnings outlook. Zebra Technologies net swung to a loss.
Mar 18, 2015 12:34 PM ET
Bilfinger net swung to a loss of €71 million. Eurotunnel profit tumbled 49% to €57 million but revenues climbed 7%. Inditex net jumped 5% to €2.5 billion. Phoenix surged 96% to £406 million. Smiths Group net fell 8% and secured $125 million detection equipment from Abu Dhabi Airport.
Mar 19, 2015 12:30 PM ET
Fraport Services net jumped 6% to €235 million as traffic in the year jumped 3%. HeidelbergCement profit plunged 26% to €687 million and plans to invest €1.2 billion. Lanxess net swung to profit €47 million. Next net soared 15% to £635 million. Rational net surged 13%.
Mar 18, 2015 12:27 PM ET
Seasonally adjusted trade deficit in February widened 55% from January. Exports declined 7% and imports eased 3.4%. The yen weakening to above 121 against a dollar lifted market indexes in Tokyo. Seven & I jumped on a speculation that profit for the year ending in February is ahead of expectations.
Mar 18, 2015 12:32 PM ET
Australian market indexes traded volatile and Aussie dollar lacked direction ahead of U.S. Fed statement. Iron ore prices extended three-year losses as four largest iron ore miners in the world continue to ramp up capacity.
Mar 19, 2015 11:47 AM ET
IDBI Bank completed the stake sale in Credit Analysis and Research to LIC. Larsen & Toubro won orders for ₹1,255 crore in March. RPP Infra secured an order worth ₹16.6 crore from Mangalore SEZ Ltd. Rajesh Exports acquires export order about ₹1,265 crore from UAE.
Mar 19, 2015 11:32 AM ET
Japan indexes gained and the yen traded near its low in the year as the U.S. Fed left forecasted low rates to continue in the near future. Mitusi & Co Ltd acquired a minority stake in Penske Truck Leasing Co from General Electric Capital Corp.
Mar 19, 2015 11:20 AM ET
Australian market indexes soared following Fed announcement. BHP, Rio and Fortescue were in focus after 5% drop in iron ore price to a six-year low. Myer Holdings declined to a new low after first-half profit declined 23%.
Mar 17, 2015 9:50 AM ET
Arcos Dorados net tumbled 69% on 13% decline in revenues. Burlington Stores profit surged 49%. DSW net jumped 8%. FactSet Research profit soared 18%. EU antitrust regulator extended deadline on Alstom acquisition. Macerich rejected $14.39 billion unsolicited offer.
Mar 17, 2015 9:40 AM ET
IG Group third-quarter revenues declined 5% to £92 million. Sainsbury sales dropped and the retailer invested £150 million to reduce the prices on more than 1,100 items. Just Eat revenues and pre-tax profit surged. OneSavings Bank pre-tax profit doubled to £64 million.