Sep 14, 2015 11:06 AM ET
European markets take a cautious view of ahead of the U.S. rate decision later in the week. Trinity Mirror is in talk to acquire remaining stake in Local World. Nokia received U.S. regulatory approval to acquire Alcatel Lucent.
Sep 11, 2015 12:50 PM ET
Market indexes on Wall Street in a slow but steady climb on Friday cross in the positive zone as oil plunged as much as 3%. Producer inflation is expected to remain restrained after the latest report from the government showed benign price pressures.
Sep 11, 2015 12:28 PM ET
GE agreed to sell its transportation finance business to BMO Financial. Brady net loss narrowed. Kroger net swung to a loss. Mattress Firm profit surged 53%. Marvell Technology net swung to a loss. Restoration Hardware net jumped 10%. Zumiez net tumbled 57%.
Sep 11, 2015 12:05 PM ET
Nikkei average eased and in volatile trading the reference index trimmed weekly gains. SoftBank Group was in focus on speculation that the founder Son is looking to take the telecom company private.
Sep 11, 2015 10:38 AM ET
Actelion in preliminary talk with the U.S.-based rivals ZS Pharma for $2.5 billion. Gerry Weber profit tumbled 49% but revenues jumped 5%. J D Wetherspoon profit soared 9% on 7% increase in revenues. Jelf received £258 million offer from Marsh & McLennan.
Sep 11, 2015 10:36 AM ET
Australian market indexes closed down and trimmed weekly gains to 0.7%. Commodities eased. Commonwealth Bank only received 50% participation in its $3 billion rights offering. Newcrest Mining struggles with safety issues.
Sep 11, 2015 9:35 AM ET
Arvind Ltd, apparel retailer entered in a partnership with cosmetics retailer Sephora. MRF & TVS Motors finalize investment plans to expand manufacturing in Tamil Nadu. L&T is a step closer to issue bonds worth ₹9,600 crore.
Sep 10, 2015 11:46 AM ET
Assurant agreed to sell businesses for $1.92 billion to Canada-based Sun Life Financial. Dell plans to invest $125 billion in China in the next five years. Hovnanian net swung to a loss. Krispy Kreme profit increased 4%. Lululemon net dropped 2%. Palo Alto net loss widened.
Sep 10, 2015 11:41 AM ET
Australian market indexes declined more than 2% after regional markets turned volatile and investors worried on the faster economic slowdown in China. Gold and crude oil declined. Atlas Iron reached its production target four months ahead of schedule.
Sep 10, 2015 11:21 AM ET
Nikkei average settled lower in choppy trading following the largest one-day gain since 2008. Core machinery orders slipped in July. Shimamura advanced on higher first-half sales.