May 21, 2015 8:25 AM ET
Zee said net in the quarter rose 6% on 20% increases in revenues. Bajaj Auto net declined 19%. DLF net slipped 22%. Tata Steel net swung to a loss. Balaji Telefilms net swung to profit.
May 20, 2015 2:16 PM ET
Five banks in the U.S. and U.K. were charged with multiple crimes linked to foreign currencies and interest rates violations by state and federal authorities on Wednesday. However, tough talking regulators did little to prevent these banks from operating in many parts of financial industry.
May 20, 2015 1:59 PM ET
Market indexes on Wall Street lacked direction ahead of Fed minutes and investors focused on latest batch of earnings. European markets struggled and Greek lawmakers resisted the next loan payment in June without revisions to agreements with international lenders.
May 20, 2015 12:35 PM ET
American Eagle profit surged more than six-fold. Analog Devices net climbed 10%. Autodesk net tumbled 33%. Hormel Foods net climbed 29%. Heico net jumped 17%. Target quarterly net surged 52%. Lowe’s net advanced 7.8% to $673 million.
May 20, 2015 11:58 AM ET
Altice agreed to acquire 70% stake of U.S.-based Suddenlink for $9 billion. Burberry net rose 4%. Cable and Wireless net tumbled 71%. Deutsche Wohnen net swung to a loss. Marks and Spencer net fell 5%. Thomas Cook net loss narrowed.
May 20, 2015 12:05 PM ET
Japan reported better than expected first-quarter economic growth of 0.6% and the U.S. dollar rose to a two-month high. On an annual basis, the GDP increased 2.4%. Nikkei average jumped to a 15-year high. Next Co, the online real estate information provider said annual sales jumped 42%.
May 20, 2015 10:54 AM ET
Australian market indexes trimmed losses in moderate trading and banks led the decliners. Cardno Limited, the environmental consultant plunged 27% after $200 million write down. Brambles Ltd acquired Chile based crate pooling services provider for $80 million.
May 20, 2015 9:41 AM ET
Reliance Industries sought shareholder approval to raise $1.7 billion in a convertible bond offering. PVR is in talks to acquire movie theater chain from DLF for as much as $90 million. Bharat Forge net soared 71%. Tata Power net swung to profit.
May 19, 2015 1:19 PM ET
Global markets jumped after the European Central Bank official suggested that the bank may accelerate its one trillion euro bond-buying program over the next two months. Weak same store sales from Wal-Mart offered another signal that consumers are saving lower fuel price windfall.
May 19, 2015 12:20 PM ET
Agilent net plunged 40%. Boeing signed contract with China-based privately held Ruili Airlines worth $6 billion. Home Depot net surged 14%. Stage Stores net loss narrowed. TJX net soared 8%. Urban Outfitters net plunged 13%. Wal-Mart net declined 7%.