Nov 04, 2015 11:57 AM ET
Avon net swung to a loss after revenues fell 22%. Becton Dickinson net plunged 40%. Cognizant lifted fiscal outlook. Motorola net fell 22%. Revlon net slumped 58%. Time Warner net jumped. Twenty-First Century Fox net plunged.
Nov 04, 2015 11:31 AM ET
Nikkei average gained 1.3% and the Japanese government raised $12 billion through three public offerings of Japan Post related companies. Consumer confidence index in October recovered a little from September. Japan Tobacco soared 11% on sales outlook. Honda Motor sales jumped 16% in first-half.
Nov 04, 2015 10:39 AM ET
ECB held out for additional steps to stimulate the euro zone economy at the next meeting in December. Axel Springer profit soared 68%. Barry Callebaut net fell 3%. Marks & Spencer net tumbled 24% but lifted gross margin estimate for the year. AB InBev extended SABMiler offer deadline.
Nov 04, 2015 10:18 AM ET
Australian market indexes closed nearly changed in a quiet trading after trade deficit in September narrowed. Exports rose 3% and imports increased 2% in the month. Aussie dollar closed higher and traded above 72 U.S. cents.
Nov 04, 2015 9:04 AM ET
Nestle India readies the return of Maggi by the end of November. GAIL India quarterly profit rises 20%. DLF net tumbled 66%. Godrej Properties net and revenues surged. Power Grid profit soared 21% on 17% increases in revenues. Tech Mahindra profit jumped 16%.
Nov 03, 2015 3:04 PM ET
Market indexes on Wall Street advanced on the back of a nearly 4% rally in crude oil prices. A five-day rally in energy prices lifts the sector to a high not seen in three weeks. AIG struggled after missing earnings but Visa surged after it agreed to buy Visa Europe.
Nov 03, 2015 12:32 PM ET
Activision Blizzard agreed to acquire King Digital for $5.9 billion and net swung to profit. Archer Daniels net tumbled 66%. Chrysler October sales soared 15%. Ford sales Jumped 13% while GM sales surged 16%. HCP net plunged 54%. Kellogg profit dropped. McGraw Hill Financial net surged 33%.
Nov 03, 2015 11:19 AM ET
Reserve Bank of Australia left its reference rate on hold and held out for more easing steps on benign inflation outlook. GrainCorp issued a profit warning. Banks led the gainers in Sydney trading.
Nov 03, 2015 10:00 AM ET
Associated British Foods net tumbled 33% and net debt was cut by more than half. BMW profit soared 21% on 14% increase in revenues. Hugo Boss net plunged 9%. Standard Chartered swung to a loss and plans to raise £3.3 billion through a rights issue. UBS Profit surged.
Nov 03, 2015 9:10 AM ET
Scooter and motorcycle sales in October surged in India. Adani Power said loss narrowed but RPower said quarterly profit rose. ABB India net soared 31%. Berger Paints net soared 33%. Power Finance profit jumped 20% on 13% increases in revenues.