Oct 07, 2015 12:55 PM ET
Australian market indexes lacked direction and closed higher in average trading. Construction industry survey showed a slight decline in growth in September. Insurance Australia Group announced the appointment of new chief executive.
Oct 07, 2015 12:12 PM ET
Adobe declined on weaker outlook. Nu Skin plunged 25%. Acuity Brands profit and revenues soared. Constellation Brands net surged 54%. Global Payments net jumped 15%. Monsanto net loss widened. Pandora Media agreed to acquire Ticketfly. Yum! Brands profit rose 4%.
Oct 07, 2015 11:32 AM ET
Germany and India stepped technology and manufacturing cooperation as Prime Minister Modi drives Make in India campaign. State Bank of India signed a loan agreement with German development bank KfW. HMT jumped after the machine tool maker and Fraunhofer agreed to work together.
Oct 07, 2015 11:15 AM ET
AB Inbev revised its proposal to acquire SABMiller to £42.15 per share in cash. Diageo sign an agreement for three asset swap deal. Sports Direct agreed to increase stake to full-control of New Zealand based Warrnambool. Tesco net swung to a loss.
Oct 06, 2015 3:47 PM ET
Stocks struggled on Wall Street after the IMF lowered global economic growth outlook for the second time this year and the rally in oil extended to third day in a row. Biotech companies remained under pressure as politicians look for ways to rein runaway price inflation.
Oct 06, 2015 1:17 PM ET
Nikkei average in Tokyo closed up 1% and the yen traded above 120-mark against the U.S. dollar. J. Front Retailing said first-half sales increased 2.8% and net income more than doubled. Union Tools said third-quarter sales increased 14% and net soared 52%.
Oct 06, 2015 3:52 AM ET
Australian market indexes trimmed gains after the RBA kept interest rate unrevised for the fifth month in a row. Aussie dollar gained for the third day after the central bank gave no indication of additional monetary easing. Ashley Services plunged on boar turmoil.
Oct 06, 2015 12:21 PM ET
PepsiCo net tumbled 73%. Skyworks Solutions agreed to acquire smaller rival PMC-Sierra for $2 billion. AmerisourceBergen agreed to acquire PharMEDium Healthcare for $2.6 billion. Sarepta Therapeutics priced its public offering at $39 a share. Container Store profit plunged 61%.
Oct 06, 2015 12:06 PM ET
Gujarat NRE Coke plans to sell 62 windmills in Gujarat. Tech Mahindra received a contract from Bombardier. Tata Steel signed an agreement with the Canada based company to develop iron ore sites.
Oct 06, 2015 12:14 PM ET
Vivendi increased its stake in Telecom Italia to 19.9%. Bouygues jumped on positive sales forecast for 2017. BTG tumbled on weak outlook. SABMiller second-quarter sales soared 6%. Ted Baker profit surged 15% and revenues surged 25%.