Aug 17, 2015 3:47 PM ET
Australian market indexes rose in weak trading as investors looked for bargains and commodities were on the defensive. Aurizon Holdings reported nearly flat revenues. Newcrest Mining swung to annual profit after revenues rose 8%.
Aug 17, 2015 10:13 PM ET
Tata Motors July global wholesale slipped 8%. IndiGo agreed to buy 250 Airbus A320neo single-aisle jets at a list price of $26.5 billion from Airbus Group.
Aug 14, 2015 5:04 AM ET
Stocks on Wall Street lacked direction on Wall Street after a week of bouncing around and industrial output increased at its fastest pace in eight months on the rising auto production. Euro zone finance ministers are set to approve €85.5 billion financial bailout to Greece.
Aug 14, 2015 1:01 PM ET
Goldman Sachs agreed to acquire GE Capital Bank’s online banking business. Applied Materials net jumped 9%. Aspen Technology revenues and profit soared. J.C. Penney net loss narrowed. Nordstrom profit soared 15.3%. Party City net plunged 44%.
Aug 14, 2015 12:10 PM ET
Nikkei average in Tokyo extended weekly losses and the yen traded near low of the year so far. In volatile weekly trading, yen came under pressure after China devalued yuan for three days in a row. Asatsu-DK, the advertising company reported flat first-half revenues.
Aug 14, 2015 11:57 AM ET
Air Berlin net swung to a loss on 7% decline in revenues. Basilea Pharma net loss widened to 30.1 million francs while revenues soared 23%. IMCD profit soared to €32.4 million. Swiss Life net increased 1% to 490 million francs.
Aug 14, 2015 11:42 AM ET
Sensex index in Mumbai soared on the hopes of a rate cut after wholesale price index dropped to a record low. The index has been showing a decline in prices since November and dropped to a record low of -4.5%.
Aug 14, 2015 11:10 AM ET
Energy stocks and wider market indexes extended weekly losses in Australia after crude oil price dropped to a new six-year low. James Hardie struggled with revenues in the latest year and New Zealand-based resin maker Nuplex reported flat quarterly sales.
Aug 13, 2015 3:22 AM ET
S&P 500 and Tollbooth Strategy Index increased after retail sales were stronger than expected. Crude oil extended the recent decline as traders target $35 a barrel. China sought to calm markets after renminbi devaluation extended to 4.4% in three days.
Aug 13, 2015 1:01 PM ET
Advance Auto Parts net climbed 8%. Coty net swung to profit. Cisco net and revenues jumped. Dillard''s sales and profit rose 2%. G&K Services net declined 10%. Kohl''s net plunged 44%. News Corp profit swung to a loss and plans to education business.