Nov 23, 2015 7:53 AM ET
Stocks in Sydney trading struggled after commodities prices reached a 6-year low. Deal news lifted the market sentiment after Woolworths is looking to sell its struggling retail unit and Veda Group advised shareholders to accept $2.5 billion deal from Equifax.
Nov 20, 2015 1:31 PM ET
S&P 500 index extended weekly gains to 3.4% and the widely followed measure is set to register best weekly gains in a year. Nike set the pace for the market gains in New York and ABN Amro was relisted in Amsterdam.
Nov 20, 2015 12:32 PM ET
Abercrombie & Fitch net soared but sales dropped 4%. Foot Locker net tumbled 33%. Esterline net swung to profit after revenues surged. Gap profit plunged 29%. Hibbett Sports lifted outlook. HRG net loss widened. Nike announces $12 billion share buyback plan.
Nov 20, 2015 10:50 AM ET
Markets in Europe closed higher on Friday. Oerlikon soared 6% after asset sale. ABN AMRO jumped 3.5% on its first day of trading. Nationwide profit surged 31%. Fuller, Smith & Turner profit and revenues jumped.
Nov 20, 2015 9:55 AM ET
Nikkei average increased and extended 4-day rally on the strength in the yen. Pharmaceutical, food and chemical sector stocks led the gainers. Bank of Japan said the domestic economy expected to recover moderately.
Nov 20, 2015 8:55 AM ET
ASX 200 Index remained flat in lackluster trading amid weak commodity prices and improving results of retail companies. Kathmandu Holdings sales in the first-quarter surged 8.5%. Myer Holdings quarterly same store sales jumped 3.9%.
Nov 20, 2015 12:42 PM ET
Canara Bank plans to raise ₹2,400 crore via bond offering. Indian Financial Technologies sold its remaining 5% stake in Indian Energy Exchange. RPP Infra won a contract from NHAI. Simplex Castings received an order from Diesel Locomotive Works.
Nov 19, 2015 1:11 PM ET
Wall Street indexes advanced at a slower pace and jobless claims declined at the end of last week supporting rate hike scenario at the next Fed meeting. Square Inc and Match Group soared on the first day on trading in New York.
Nov 19, 2015 12:00 PM ET
Square stock surged 64% in its debut. Best Buy net soared but sales fell. Broadcom net jumped 21% while revenues plunged 9%. Buckle profit tumbled 12%. Cato profit surged and lifted forecast. Smucker net and revenues rose. Stein Mart net loss narrowed while Stage Stores net loss widened.
Nov 19, 2015 11:46 AM ET
European bourses recorded gains on the back of Sodexo stock buyback program and improving jobs market in the U.S. Royal Dutch Shell received Australian regulatory approval to acquire BG Group. Sodexo net soared 32%.