Jun 29, 2015 9:15 AM ET
ASX 200 index in Sydney declined more than 2% after Greek worries and financial markets braced for more fallout in the euro zone. Australian dollar declined as investors sought safety in yen and the U.S. dollar.
Jun 29, 2015 8:39 AM ET
Asian stock markets slump after Greece closed its banks and imposed capital controls after talks with international lenders failed to win the release of funds. L&T won orders worth $300 million in June. Union home ministry denied security clearance to Sun TV Network.
Jun 26, 2015 3:00 PM ET
Market indexes on Wall Street struggled to advance in slow trading on Friday and a private measure of consumer confidence index increased to a five-month high. European markets advanced ahead of weekend talks to push Greece in a last ditch effort to an agreement.
Jun 26, 2015 2:48 AM ET
Nikkei average on Friday extended weekly gains after jobless rate in May was flat and volatile household spending rose for the first time in over a year. The latest economic reading supports the string of relatively weak economic backdrop with the consumer demand falling.
Jun 26, 2015 11:50 AM ET
Finish Line net soared 11% on 9% increase in revenues. Micron Technology net plummeted 39%. Methode Electronics net plunged 45%. Nike profit surged 24%. Synnex net climbed 31%.
Jun 26, 2015 11:39 AM ET
Australian market indexes traded down and extended weekly losses after iron ore prices declined for the ninth time in the last ten days as traders eye $60 a ton price for China delivery. Bradken plunged 13% after it agreed to an investment deal with a consortium of private equity groups.
Jun 26, 2015 11:07 AM ET
K&S received €7.8 billion buyout proposal from the Canada-based Potash Corp. IGAS Energy net swung to profit. Rosneft profit soared 30% to 56 billion rubles. Tesco first-quarter sales decreased 1%. Trinity Mirror forecasted first-half revenues to decline 11%.
Jun 26, 2015 11:59 AM ET
RBI warns in its semi-annual report that the asset quality at Indian banks is likely to worsen. Indian government may be forced to inject as much as $3 billion in banks in the current fiscal year.
Jun 25, 2015 3:56 PM ET
Stocks on Wall Street turned lower on stretched valuations and investors digested jobless claims and consumer spending reports. Consumer spending increased at the fastest pace in six years in May on rising demand for automobiles and other durable goods.
Jun 25, 2015 3:06 PM ET
Nikkei average in Tokyo closed down and the yen weakened after Greek debt collapsed and U.S. revised its first-quarter economic growth. J. Front Retailing reported first-quarter sales declined 0.1% but estimated sales to rise 2.4% in the first-half.