Nov 10, 2015 10:30 AM ET
European markets continued to decline on Tuesday after commodity prices fell and the political turmoil in Portugal. Alstom and GE secured a $5.6 billion contract from Indian Railways. Netherlands sells 23% of the ABN AMRO bank. Vodafone net swung to a loss of £1.6 billion.
Nov 09, 2015 1:18 PM ET
S&P 500 and the Nasdaq indexes declined as much as 1.5% after investors began to digest rate increase possibilities at the end of policy meeting next week. U.S. market indexes are facing headwinds after a 12% surge and recovering from the 10% correction in summer, first in four years.
Nov 09, 2015 1:01 PM ET
Nikkei average in Tokyo soared nearly 2% following the stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs report on Friday. Export sensitive stocks and trading companies led the gainers. Mitsui agreed to acquire 35% stake in Australia based Santos Limited. NTT Corp estimated fiscal year sales to increase 2.7%.
Nov 09, 2015 12:16 PM ET
Australian market indexes declined nearly 2% and resource sector led the losers. BHP dropped near a seven year low and Santos Ltd plans to raise as much as $3.5 billion in stock offering and asset sale to trim $9 billion of debt.
Nov 09, 2015 12:12 PM ET
CIRCOR net swung to a loss after revenues plunged. Dish Network profit surged after revenue per pay-TV subscriber jumped. Dean Foods net swung to profit. L.B. Foster net swung to a loss. Priceline net and sales soared. Sothebyís net loss narrowed. WhiteWave Foods net surged.
Nov 09, 2015 12:00 PM ET
Aurobindo said quarterly profit soared 21%. Britannia net declined 19%. ONGC net slipped 11%. Hindustan Copper net and revenues fell. Rural Electrification net rose 8%. Tata Power net swung to profit. Adani port plans to buy L&Tís Kattupalli Port in Tamil Nadu.
Nov 09, 2015 12:18 PM ET
European burses declined today on a gloomier outlook for the global economy, political uncertainty in Portugal and disappointment over mergers. Continentalís sales and profit surged, but missed expectations. Lonmin net loss widened and plans a rights issue at a steep 94% discount.
Nov 06, 2015 12:49 PM ET
Market indexes on Wall Street lacked direction and net new jobs added in October increased 271,000. The strong job addition in the month supported the case for a rate hike at the next Fed meeting in December.
Nov 06, 2015 11:42 AM ET
Cigna forecasted 9% increase in annual revenues. Consolidated Edison net fell 2%. Echostar net tumbled 53%. Humana profit jumped 8% but revenues declined 9%. NVIDIA net soared 42%. Walt Disney profit advanced 7% after revenues soared 9%.
Nov 06, 2015 10:44 AM ET
Australian market indexes closed higher and trimmed weekly losses to 0.6%. News Corp declined after reporting weaker than expected quarterly sales. BHP Billiton trimmed losses after reporting an accident at a mine in Brazil.