May 07, 2015 9:33 AM ET
Australian market indexes extended losses for the second day in a row and Aussie dollar hovered near 80 U.S. cents. Scentre Group posted higher sales and reaffirmed funds from operations outlook. NAB plans to raise $5.5 billion ahead of exiting the U.K. business.
May 07, 2015 8:49 AM ET
Sensex in Mumbai trading declined to a 6-1/2 months low and foreign investors book profit. In 2015, the benchmark index declined 3.3%. Greaves Cotton profit plunged 54%. IIFL Holdings net and revenues surged. KEC International net soared 83%. Sintex Industries net climbed 23%.
May 06, 2015 2:33 PM ET
Stocks on Wall Street traded lower after comments from Fed Chair Janet Yellen and weaker-than-expected read on productivity. Crude oil continued to advance to new high in 2015. Oil complex companies reported sharply higher losses on weak energy prices.
May 06, 2015 1:14 PM ET
Brookfield Asset Management net surged 71%. Chesapeake Energy net swung to a loss after revenues plunged 45%. Herbalife net jumped 5%. Fossil net tumbled 43%. Groupon net loss narrowed. Motorola Solutions profit plummeted 42%. Mylan net tumbled 51%.
May 06, 2015 10:47 AM ET
Market indexes across Europe rebounded and retail sales in March fell less than expected. Alstom net swung to a loss of €719 million. Allianz revenues and profit soared 11%. BMW net jumped 4% to €1.5 billion. Puma net tumbled 30%. Societe Generale net soared more than four-fold.
May 06, 2015 10:25 AM ET
Australian market indexes plunged more than 2% on weak corporate results and retail sales were rose less than expected in March. Commonwealth Bank dropped on flat third-quarter cash profit. News Corp posted weak quarterly sales. Australian Securities Exchange revenues for nine months rose 4%.
May 06, 2015 9:30 AM ET
Sensex in Mumbai plunged 2.6% after sell orders kicked off by program trading overwhelmed market activities. France-based AXA won an approval to increase its stake to 49% in insurance venture with Bharti.
May 05, 2015 1:13 PM ET
Stocks on Wall Street traded lower and tech-heavy Nasdaq index declined 1.3%. Oil price jumped above $60 a barrel in New York. Two independent surveys showed service sector expanded in April. Indexes in Shanghai plunged 4%, in Europe fell as much as 2% and declined in India.
May 05, 2015 12:28 PM ET
Anadarko Petroleum net loss widened on 60% decline in revenues. Archer Daniels net climbed 85% but revenues plunged. DirecTV net surged 30%. Estee Lauder net soared 28%. Hyatt Hotels net plummeted 28%. Kellogg profit fell. Walt Disney net climbed 10%.
May 05, 2015 11:06 AM ET
adidas profit climbed 8%. Lufthansa net swung to profit to €425 million. Metro profit tumbled 95%. Ryanair traffic in April climbed 16% to 9 million customers. Telefonica Deutschland net loss widened. UBS profit doubled.